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Main & South
Mon-Thu:
Fri-Sat:
Sun:
9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m
2:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Russiaville
Mon/Tue/Thu:
Wed:
Fri/Sat:
Sun:
9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Closed
9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
2:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

*Russiaville is closed Wednesdays

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It is KHCPL’s policy that equal employment opportunities be available to all persons without regard to race, sex, age, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, veteran status, ancestry, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, genetic information, participation in military service or disability or other category protected by federal, state or local law. This policy applies to all employees and applicants for employment and to all phases of employment including hiring, promotion, demotion, treatment during employment, rates of pay or other forms of compensation, and termination of employment.

Custodian

The Kokomo-Howard County Public Library is proud of our immaculate and clean facilities and is seeking a custodian to help us keep our distinguished reputation. We have a part-time, 20 hour/week position available. This position will include great annual, sick and holiday benefits. Hours include evenings and weekends. The rate starts at $14.68/hour, and we will be hiring for a January start date. Requirements are a high school diploma or equivalent, 1-year relevant experience, and a valid driver's license. The primary responsibilities are opening/closing the library, floor care, cleaning, stocking vending machines, and courier duties.

If you are interested, you must apply online

A full job description can be found here

Bookmobile/Home Delivery Driver

The Kokomo-Howard County Public Library is seeking someone who loves interacting with the public, likes to drive while working in a flexible/fast-paced environment, and prepping items for home delivery. We are hiring for a Bookmobile & Home Delivery Driver in our Outreach Department; this will be a 32 hour per week position working Monday-Friday daytime hours. Duties include preparing, packing, delivery, and pick up of library materials for our ‘To Your Door’ service; as well driving our Bookmobile and acting as clerk for scheduled stops.

Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent, valid Indiana driver’s license (or the ability to obtain one), and at least one year experience in customer service. Excellent benefits include health, vision and dental insurance with great leave time included. Entry-level salary starts at $15.26/hour. If you are interested, you must apply online. We will begin reviewing applicants immediately

A full job description can be found here

Finance Assistant

The Kokomo-Howard County Public Library is seeking someone who is meticulous with a background in finance, has a love for the community, and wants to assist our Head of Finance with the fiscal affairs of the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library. We are hiring for a Finance Assistant at KHCPL; this will be a 36 hour per week position. Excellent benefits including health and life insurance, Indiana Public Retirement System, generous paid leave time, and nine paid holidays. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent, and at least 2 years of finance experience. Course work in accounting is a plus but not a requirement.

Entry-level salary starts at $17.40/hour. If you are interested, you must apply onlineWe will begin reviewing applicants immediately.

A full job description can be found here

Circulation Clerk

The Kokomo-Howard County Public Library is seeking someone who loves interacting with the public, is approachable, and has excellent customer service skills to fill a Circulation Clerk at our Main Branch. This position needs a friendly, flexible individual whose primary duty will be checking materials in and out at a public service desk. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent. The position is 20 hours per week and includes some weekends and evenings. Great leave time included. Entry-level salary starts at $11.67/hour. If you are interested, you must apply online. We will begin reviewing applicants immediately.

Click here to view a full job description.

Page and Clerical Positions:

Applications for library page and clerical positions are accepted at all times, even when there are no openings, and are kept active for six months. An application may be filled out at any library location, or Apply Online.

 

Library Page: Part-time. Starting wage is $9.08 / hour. Days and hours of work vary. In most page positions, the primary responsibility is shelving books. Other duties might include shelf reading, locating materials, affixing labels on new materials, covering paperbacks, filing, and occasionally assisting patrons.

 

Library Clerk: Part-time. Starting wage is $11.67 / hour. Days and hours of work vary. Clerks perform tasks in many library departments. Duties range from processing new library materials, library card registration, collecting library fines and assisting patrons with checking out.

 

Pre-Employment Screening Requirements:

KHCPL has a vital interest in maintaining safe, legal and efficient working conditions for its employees and patrons. Therefore, following a job offer, all applicants must successfully complete a drug screening and background check prior to employment. If the position requires driving a library vehicle, a good driving record is necessary.

 

E-Verify:

KHCPL participates in E-verify and, upon employment, will provide the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security, with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. Information about E-verify can be found at www.uscis.gov/everify.