Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

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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.

For more information on job opportunities, contact Human Resources at (785) 776-4741 Ext. 104.


Library Assistant 2, Children’s Services

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to provide outstanding customer service to customers of all ages. The primary responsibility of this position is providing 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 storytime, 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. Two positions are available. One will have working hours during the mornings and weekends. The other will have working hours during the evenings and weekends. Both positions will average 18 hours/week and require some flexibility. Must be available year round including summer and school breaks.

See application instructions below. Review of applications begins January 25, 2019, and continues until the positions are filled.

Job Description


Application Instructions

We only accept applications when a position is open.

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

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.

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