Evening Library Aide


Job Description

Job Title: Evening Library Aide
Classification: Part-Time
Reports To: Circulation Supervisor
Primary Responsibility:
The primary responsibility of the library aide is to serve the patron of the Tonganoxie
Public Library. This position requires knowing the library’s services and access to materials for
any patron of all ages with diverse backgrounds and abilities. In addition, this position requires knowing the library’s policies and procedures relative to the responsibilities and tasks assigned.

Nature and Scope of Duties:

  • Provides direct assistance to patrons of all ages with basic information regarding the use
    of library materials, equipment, and services
  • Uses computer to assist patrons with loans and returns of library items while providing
    cheerful customer service
  • Assists with collection maintenance as part of regular duties
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings and may be asked to attend professional library conferences, workshops, webcasts, seminars, and read professional literature
  • Knows and implements opening and closing procedures for the library as well keeps the
    building in good appearance at all times
  • Promotes all services and programs of the library
  • Identifies and implements emergency procedures when appropriate
  • Performs other duties as assigned by Supervisor


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent preferred
  • Library work experience preferred
  • Ability to use integrated library system preferred
  • Must have the ability to communicate, read, write, compute, and use computers and other office equipment such as telephone, copier, FAX, scanning, and knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Accommodations may be made to support individuals with disabilities to perform the
    essential functions

Physical Demands and Abilities:

  • Must be able to lift and carry bags of books or boxes weighing up to 25 lbs.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends
  • Must possess physical mobility involving bending, reading, climbing, and hearing
  • Must possess visual abilities which include but not limited to close/distance vision and
    ability to adjust focus
  • Accommodations may be made to support individuals with disabilities to perform the
    essential functions

1) Part-time position (20 hours per week)
2) Salary starts at $12.50/hour.
3) The schedule will require work in the evening, typically 4 to 8 pm.

Application Instructions:
Tonganoxie Public Library
Attention: Max Wirestone
217 E 4th Street
Tonganoxie, KS 66086


Complete the Application
Scroll to Top
Tonganoxie Public Library