Job Openings

The Manhattan Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, or military status.

Applications are accepted only when an opening exists. We do not keep applications on file.


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Shelves materials and assists customers at the Circulation desk. 15 hours per week, evenings and weekends. See application instructions below. Apply by August 3, 2015.

Job Description


Tween/Teen Services Coordinator
Plans and presents programs and events for youth ages 9 to 17. Works closely with the Youth Services Manager and the Children’s Services Coordinator. Responsibilities include selecting materials for tweens and teens and providing customer service to all ages in the children’s room. Requires a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, one year experience working tweens or teens, one year library experience, and experience supervising and coordinating programs or activities. Full-time, 40 hour a week position, includes some evenings and weekends.  See application instructions below. Position is open until filled. See application instructions below.

Job Description



Application Instructions

When a job opening appears above, print and fill out an Application for Employment. You may also pick up an application form at the library. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age.

Deliver or mail the completed and signed application by the deadline indicated to:

Manhattan Public Library 629 Poyntz Avenue Manhattan, KS 66502

Some postings may have further application requirements that will be noted. For more information on job opportunities, contact Human Resources at (785) 776-4741 Ext. 124.



Volunteer Positions

If you’re interested in volunteering at the library, please print the Volunteer Application and return it to any public service desk.



Teen Volunteer Positions (age 13+)

Please visit the Teen Volunteer Page for details.