Jobs at the Library: Open Positions

Basic Information
· Reports to Community Reference Manager
· Full time exempt position
· Starting salary $42,676/year DOQ
· Position open until filled

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Title: Library Aide - Westport

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• Reports to Westport Branch Manager
• 20 hours/week
• Wage: $10.35 per hour
• Applications will accepted until May 8, 2019 at 5pm. Note that this date may change in unusual circumstances.

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Part-Time
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Title: Library Assistant - Trails West

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• Reports to Trails West Branch Manager
• 20 hours/week
• Wage: $12.68 per hour
• Applications will accepted until April 30, 2019 at 5pm. Note that this date may change in unusual circumstances.

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Part-Time

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• Library Attendant - Waldo

Basic Information
• Reports to the Waldo Branch Manager
• 20 hours/week
• Wage: $11.39 per hour
• Applications will accepted until April 30, 2019 at 5pm. Note that this date may change in unusual circumstances.

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Part-Time
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Under general supervision of Director of Central Library Operations, this position supervises staff and workflow on evenings and weekends. Duties include serving as primary Central Library building supervisor, which includes communicating with staff and managers on all floors, with contract security on building opening/closing and patron behavior issues, and with facilities staff to assure meeting spaces are prepared for use. Directs staff to assure service points are covered, directly supervising nights and weekends Customer Service staff.

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Full-Time
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Under the general direction of the Purchasing Manager, the Purchasing Specialist assists in the operation of a centralized procurement program for the Library; works closely with other Finance staff; performs other duties as assigned. This position performs general and program specific clerical functions in support of the Finance Department, prepares and distributes bid documents; collects bids/quotes and contacts vendor references; assists in reviewing standard contract documents for Library events.

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The duties of this position include sorting and accurately shelving Library materials; maintaining the general order and appearance of the Library by straightening shelves and clearing tables; and retrieving Library materials for staff and customers. Requirements include the ability to follow oral and written instructions; attention to detail and ability to perform duties with high level of accuracy; a demonstrated ability to learn Library operations and the Dewey Decimal System; and basic computer skills.

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Part-Time

The Kansas City Public Library seeks a Development Director. The Development Director is a member of the Library’s leadership team with primary responsibility to raise funds aggressively and engage others in the process. Working with the Chief Executive, the Development Director will develop strategies, action plans and programs for fundraising and development activities; provide leadership in integrating development and fundraising plan/strategies with the Library’s strategic plan, vision and mission.

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Under immediate supervision of the Community Reference Manager, the Legal and Government Information Specialist is responsible for identifying and interpreting user needs, engaging the community and community groups to connect with and promote Library resources, provides outreach to community and one-to-one training to the public and staff on library resources.

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Full-Time
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The Kansas City Public Library is looking for a motivated, results oriented, creative person to serve part-time as a KCDML Facilitator.  The Kansas City Digital Media Lab (KCDML) is a drop-in out-of-school learning environment for youth ages 12-18.  The programmatic emphasis in the lab is on digital media (audio and video production, photography, graphic design, podcasting, and animation) and maker activities (3D design, robotics, and hands-on building).
 

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