Jobs & Volunteering

We are always looking for talented and engaged people to join us! View our current job openings below to see if any opportunities match your skills and interests.

For questions about open positions or concerns about the hiring process, contact Rhonda Kinser at 543-7675 ext. 2004 or e-mail [email protected]. Bullitt County Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Openings

Programmer (part-time)

Location: Central Library
Deadline: Open until filled

16–24 hrs./wk.; $17.31/hr. Benefits include paid sick time plus personal time after an initial employment period.

We are seeking an energetic, self-motivated, and creative individual with highly developed interpersonal and problem-solving skills. Library programmers are responsible for planning and implementing programs for their designated location and target audience(s) while maintaining an awareness of programming efforts at other locations and coordinating programs as appropriate. This position will work closely with the full-time children’s and teen/adult programmers at Central Library and will primarily be tasked with developing and providing programs for children, teens, and families. Familiarity with children’s literature, early literacy and kindergarten readiness strategies, childhood development principles, STEM technologies, gaming systems, and various crafting skills is desired.

The successful applicant will also be responsible for promoting the Library and its resources in coordination with other departments, attending selected community events and festivals, and representing the Library in a positive and welcoming light at the Library and throughout the community. At least one year of library experience is required, with some college preferred.

Regular hours will be as follows. Some schedule flexibility may be needed to accommodate special programming and community events.

  • Every Tuesday  9:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Every Thursday  12:00–8:00 PM
  • Every Other Saturday  9:00 AM–5:00 PM

For serious consideration, please be sure to upload a separate résumé with your application.

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Maker Lab Assistant

Location: Central Library
Deadline: Open until filled

20 hrs./wk.; $17.31/hr. Benefits include paid sick time plus personal time after an initial employment period.

Maker Lab Assistants oversee the regular operations of the Maker Lab, including providing training and assistance with a variety of equipment and software, giving tours of the space, enforcing safety guidelines and policies, stocking supplies, keeping a clean and organized space, and maintaining equipment and software in collaboration with IT staff. In addition, lab assistants work closely with programmers to develop and maintain maker- and STEM- related programming for patrons of all ages and abilities.

Applicants must have a demonstrated aptitude for technology, including a minimum of 2 years’ experience in computer or technology-related services. A high school diploma or equivalent is required; some college preferred. The successful candidate will work the following rotating schedule. They may also occasionally be asked to work extra shifts covering for other staff in the Maker Lab or Digital Media Lab.

  • Wednesday  11:00 AM–7:00 PM
  • Thursday  11:00 AM–3:00 PM
  • Alternating Fridays & Saturdays  9:00 AM–5:00 PM

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How to Submit Your Application & Résumé

  • To apply for an advertised position, please complete the online application included above with the job listing.
  • If you would like to submit an application but no positions are open, please complete the General Application.

Applications and résumés are accepted at all times and will be retained for a period of at least ninety days. Resumés are encouraged but not required. All applications on file will be reviewed for job openings and considered with respect to the requirements of the open position(s). View the full Recruitment & Hiring Policy »

Volunteer Opportunities

Not looking for a job or looking for something to do until a job opens up? Volunteering at the Library is a great way to build your skills and give back to the community. We have various opportunities depending on your needs and interests.

Apply to volunteer at one of our neighborhood libraries:

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