Job Openings

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


Positions Available:

Weekend Custodian
Responsibilities include cleaning of public and office areas, maintenance of grounds and building security. Requires ability to bend, stoop, lift and move up to 50 lbs., use commercial cleaning equipment, follow directions, work independently and perform other maintenance tasks. Saturdays and Sundays; 16 hours per weekend.  Follow the application instructions below. This position is open until filled.


Application Instructions
(Note: We accept applications when an opening exists. We do not keep applications on file.)
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.