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Customer Experience Manager

Every week more than twenty thousand customers walk into the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, and not just for our books. Over 7,000 meetings and programs take place each year in our meeting spaces. Library staff provide programs and services in schools, childcare facilities, community recreation centers, on library vehicles, at senior living facilities, […]


Outreach Storyteller (half time)

Make a difference in your community. The Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library is seeking a child advocate dedicated to ensuring that children develop school readiness skills through storytelling including but not limited to book sharing, music, movement, finger plays, puppetry, and digital mediums. Candidate will need knowledge of early childhood development and the ability […]


Custodian (half-time) (2 positions)

SCHEDULES:  four-hour shifts beginning at 8 pm Fridays and Mondays and 2:15 pm Saturdays and an 8 hour shift on Sundays beginning at 12:15 pm. four-hour shifts beginning at 6 am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays and an 8 hour shift on Fridays beginning at 6 am.  DUTIES:  Perform cleaning procedure of the Library facilities to […]


Safety and Security Associate

DUTIES:    Assist with daily safety and security operations tasks as needed. Operate security systems such as cameras, DVR’s, controlled access and incident reporting software. Continually patrol Library property and observe activity. Monitor and react to emergencies and activities on Library property. Operate life safety systems such as fire alarm and announcement systems, etc. Review safety and […]