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, gender, age, religion, disability, or military status.

Applications are accepted only when an opening exists. We do not keep applications on file.


Temporary Youth Services Aide
Assists with summer reading programs for children and youth by setting up before and cleaning up after programs, helping with crafts, interacting with parents and children. Provides customer service in the children’s room. Sorts and shelves books and materials. Temporary from late May through the end of July. Mornings, afternoons and weekends, 10 to 15 hours per week. Must be at least 16 years of age. Requires the completion two or more years of high school; customer service, childcare or volunteer experience.

Applications accepted through April 27, 2018.

Job Description

Youth Services Aide Application


Information Technology Support Technician
Provides help desk technology support. Conducts hardware and software installation, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, problem-solving, and cleaning; performs minor repairs to hardware, software, or peripheral equipment. Assists with record keeping and equipment inventory. Creates web content and assists with back-end web site administration. Designs and distributes technology training materials employees; maintains knowledge base of technology-related guides and tips. Full time; 11:00 AM thru 8:00 PM on M, Th, F;  9:00 AM thru 6 PM on Sa, 1:00 PM thru 6 PM on Su. Associates’ degree in IT or related field required; Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field preferred. Two years’ experience in IT support or a related field required; three years’ experience in IT support or a related field preferred.

Submit application form and professional resume to the address listed below. Apply by April 30, 2018.

Job Description


Library Page
Shelves materials and assists customers at the Circulation desk. High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Six months’ customer service experience required; library experience preferred. Fifteen (15) hours per week, shifts include afternoons, evenings and weekends. See application instructions below.

Submit application form by May 7, 2018.

Job Description


Application Instructions

When a job opening appears above, print and fill out an application for employment (do not use this form for the temporary youth services aide position). You may also pick up an application form at the library.

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 adult and teen volunteering opportunities at the library, please visit the Volunteer at the Library page for more information.

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