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 […]

Common Questions from Job Seekers

Answered by Terry Miller, Business Librarian Q. I need help writing a resume and making it great. Are there library resources I can use to make my resume stand out? A. We can help you make your resume interesting and attention-grabbing. I recommend tailoring your resume to the job description. Keep in mind your most […]

Getting Serious about College

For Sean Frost getting nostalgic about his “college days” includes remembering how the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library helped him through a tough year and propelled him toward graduation from college. After his struggles became apparent to his parents freshmen year, Sean’s father directed him to the library’s Occupational Outlook Handbook, a project from […]

Not Getting the Job You Want? Get a Resumé Makeover at the Library

Words. Resumés are full of them, and job seekers need to make every word count if they are going to stand out in this competitive job market. At a loss for words? No problem. Our WinWay Resumé program provides a variety of power words that will win over hiring managers. After meeting with Terry Miller, […]