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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
CLOSED
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.
CLOSED

*Russiaville is closed Wednesdays

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Job Openings

Kokomo-Howard County Public Library will never ask for financial information or commitment as part of our hiring process. All interviews will either be conducted in person of through video conference invitations from an email provided during an initial phone call. Text messaging is not used for recruitment processes.

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.

Digital Media Assistant

We are looking for someone who wants to help our community become its best by providing helpful, friendly, and hospitable services within the library and the public we serve as our Digital Media Assistant. The primary duties are to assist the public in the use of existing and emerging technologies. This position will also assist with creating and implementing programs in our Digital Den. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent; a valid Indiana driver’s license, or the ability to attain one; experience working with patrons relating to their technology needs. The position is 20 hrs./wk. Hours include some evenings and weekends. Benefits include excellent paid leave time and paid holidays. Entry-level salary starts at $17.30/hr.

If you are interested, you must apply online

A full job description can be found here

Temporary Custodian

The Kokomo-Howard County Public Library is proud of our immaculate and clean facilities and is seeking a Temporary Custodian to help us keep our distinguished reputation. We have a temporary 20 hour/week position available; hours include evenings and weekends. The rate starts at $15.30/hour. 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

Circulation Clerk Main – 15 hours per week

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 the position of Circulation Clerk at KHCPL Main. This position needs a friendly, flexible individual whose primary duty will be checking materials in and out at a public service desk. Potential candidates should demonstrate the following soft skills: time management, effective communication, attention to detail, active listening, critical thinking, conflict resolution, teamwork, pressure management, flexibility, empathy, and organization. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent. The position is 15 hours per week and includes weekends and evenings. Entry-level salary starts at $13.63/hour.

If you are interested, you must apply online

A full job description can be found here

If you are interested, you must apply online

A full job description can be found here

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 $11.00 / 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 $13.64 / 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.