Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

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Application Instructions

The Manhattan Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, disability, ethnicity, pregnancy, age, military status, sex, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Applications are accepted only when an opening exists. We do not keep applications on file to consider for future job openings.

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.


Library Assistant 2, Circulation
We are looking for a friendly customer-focused individual to welcome and assist customers by checking library materials in and out and assist them with questions and problems concerning borrowing library materials. The selected candidate will also sort and shelve materials. Attention to detail and accuracy are essential skills. The schedule includes days, evenings and weekends; 16 hours per week.

Review of applications begins June 28, 2019 and continues until the position is filled.

Job Description

To apply online, click here.

Or, print and fill out an application for employment. You may also pick up an application form at the library.

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

Manhattan Public Library 629 Poyntz Avenue Manhattan, KS 66502


Library Assistant 2, Children’s Services
We are looking for a friendly and welcoming individual to provide customer assistance, reader’s advisory and supervision in the library’s children’s room. The selected candidate will assist with children’s programs such as storytimes, after-school clubs, and special events. Apply if you genuinely like children and enjoy children’s literature. Requires high school degree or equivalent, and at least one year in customer service. Library experience, some college or equivalent education, and experience working with children preferred. The schedule includes days, evenings, and weekends, 18 hours per week, $13.04/hour. Must be available year round including summer and school breaks.

The review of applications begins July 18th and will continue until the position is filled.

Job Description

To apply online, click here.

Or, print and fill out an application for employment. You may also pick up an application form at the library.

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

Manhattan Public Library 629 Poyntz Avenue Manhattan, KS 66502


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