Posts Tagged ‘jobs’

2020 Census Jobs

by Kara Logsden on November 13th, 2018

2020 will be here before we know it and the US Census Bureau is ready to count! Right now, they need to count on people applying for jobs to conduct the 2020 Census. For more information, navigate to or call 1-855-JOB-2020 (1-855-562-2020).

Please help get the word out about Census jobs. Feel free to print and post the flyers attached on this post or call the Census Bureau. They will email PDFs for you to print and post.

According to the Census 2020 timeline, the Census Bureau is currently seeking recruiting assistants, office operations supervisors and clerk positions for offices that will open in January 2019. In January 2019, they will begin recruiting for census taker positions for address canvassing. In the Summer of 2019 they will be recruiting several thousand people for more address canvassing.

I checked online, and the jobs in Johnson County, Iowa are paying $15 per hour and there is reimbursement for work-related mileage and expenses.

Storytime Recap: Labor Day

by Morgan Reeves on September 2nd, 2017
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Today’s family storytime was in honor of Labor Day. We read books about all kinds of jobs and worker’s rights. We sang songs about marching and celebrating together. I told everyone about how workers came together and demonstrated for better pay and working conditions. We talked about how even children used to have hard jobs to do. I asked the children what kind of jobs they have now and what they might want to be when they grow up. We also talked about how a lot of people get Labor Day off of work or school to relax and have a good time. Read the rest of this entry »

Resources for Job Seekers

by Jennifer Eilers on October 28th, 2016

8674946413_0fdeb0a74b_bHave you recently lost a job or are trying to transition to a new career? The library can help you in a variety of ways to get you back out into the work force. Here are the top ways the library can help you:


Help you find a job opening

Access the Iowa Work Force Development site at one of our computers near the Information desk on the 2nd floor without a library card or guest pass. With a guest pass or library card, you can access several websites with job postings like Craigslist, Corridor Careers, City of Iowa City Job Openings, Press Citizen, University of Iowa Jobs, or one of the staffing agency websites that post their jobs online (Team Staffing Solutions, Kelly Services, Sedona Staffing Agency, etc.)

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