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.



Library Adult Services Assistant
Works primarily at library Adult Services Desk, helping customers locate information and materials and assisting in the use of the library and its resources. Also assists librarians with clerical tasks. High school diploma or equivalent and one year customer service experience required. One year of college education, technical training, library experience or equivalent education preferred. Or any combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the job. Schedule includes days, evenings, and weekends; 20 hours per week. See application instructions below. Apply by May 9, 2016.

Job Description: Adult Services Assistant



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. 104.



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 (teens in 7th-12th grade)

Please visit the Teen Volunteer Page for details.