Library Aide - Trails West

All Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25, and remain closed all day on Thursday, November 26, for Thanksgiving.

How to apply: Please apply for this position through our web application system. We will only be accepting applications submitted through this system. Please note that you will be able to attach only one document, so if you want to include both a cover letter and a resume, they will need to be combined into a single document. Click here for further instructions and important information..

Location: Trails West Branch

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Application Form: Click here to apply.

The duties of this part-time position include sorting and accurately shelving Library materials; maintaining the general order and appearance of the Library by straightening shelves, dusting, and clearing tables; and retrieving Library materials for staff and customers. Requirements include basic computer skills; the ability to follow oral and written instructions; and a demonstrated ability to learn Library operations and the Dewey Decimal System. Applicants must be at least 16 years old and have completed the ninth grade. Salary: $8.24/hour. 16 hours a week: Wed 4:30-8:00pm, Thu 4:00-8:00pm, Friday 1:00-5:00 Sun 12:30-5:00pm. The position closes on December 2nd at 5:00pm.

For All Openings: All persons hired for the Kansas City Public Library must pass a background check for criminal records. You must be at least 16 years old and have completed the 9th grade to work at any of our libraries. Unless otherwise specified, we require a completed application, even for positions requesting a resume and/or questionnaire.

The Kansas City Public Library is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultural diversity.

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