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Intern - Library - Youth Services

  • Type:Seasonal/Temporary
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12.00/hr
  • Posted Date:01/29/2018
  • Deadline to Apply:02/20/2018
 Job Details Description
Department           Library
Benefits     Click here to review a Summary of Employee Benefits
Civil Service Status

This is NOT a Civil Service Position

Hours of Work

30-36 hrs/week, Monday-Friday

Tentative Start Date May 2018
Job Summary & Requirements

Under the general direction of the Head of Public Services, the Youth Services Intern will coordinate and assist with children’s programs, specifically the summer reading program, assist library staff and customers with programs (at the library and offsite), projects, and questions.

Must be an Undergraduate student in elementary education, library science, drama, art, music or related field AND have completed at least 2 years of coursework or equivalent work experience.

Must be enthusiastic, outgoing, flexible and enjoy working with children (Pre-K – 6th grade) and have a good driving record.

Physical/Drug Test Post offer pre-employment physical and drug test required.          


Steps to Apply

Steps to Apply:

1. Profile: You MUST complete an online profile. This includes ALL sections under of the profile. A link is provided below for the Online Application System

2. Attachments: You must attach the following documents to your profile under the My Attachments section:

a) Cover Letter

b) Resume


3. Applying for Position: Once you have completed your profile, you MUST apply for the position (The link to Apply is located on the right side of the main menu. An email will be sent confirming you have applied. It will also be displayed in the My Application History section).

All steps MUST be completed before the posted deadline to be considered for this position. If you have any questions during the application process, please contact Human Resources at 515-222-3616.

Deadline to Apply February 20, 2018 @ 11:59 PM
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City of West Des Moines Online Application System


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 Contact Information  CITY OF WEST DES MOINES
Human Resources, 2nd floor
4200 Mills Civic Parkway
PO Box 65320
West Des Moines, Iowa 50265-0320
515-222-3616 (phone)
515-273-0601 (fax)
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