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.

Shelves materials and assists customers at the Circulation desk. 15 hours per week, evenings and weekends. Apply by August 21, 2017.

Job Description: Circulation Page

North Central Kansas Libraries Youth Services Consultant
Works with public and school librarians in member libraries within a twelve county regional system to develop and implement programs and services for children and young adults from birth through teen years. Has primary responsibility for implementing the collaborative summer reading program and early literacy programs in conjunction with the State Library of Kansas and the other Kansas regional systems.

Requirements for the position are: MLS degree, one year library experience, one year experience working with children, and one year experience coordinating programs or activities. Requires the ability to: operate a PC and use relevant computer software programs pertaining to library services for children and youth; provide instruction and training for small and large groups; operate a motor vehicle, and possession of a valid driver’s license. See job description for additional requirements.

Send professional resume and application to the address below. Review of applications begins September 15, 2017. Anticipated start date is November 1, 2017.

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. 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.