Library Branch Officer

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Lauren Allan, Head Librarian
Contact Number
(02) 6549 3887
Muswellbrook Shire Council, NSW


Library Branch Officer

About the position

The Muswellbrook Branch Officer will assist in the day-to-day operations of Muswellbrook and/or Denman Branches. To assist in the provision and promotion of quality customer focused programming and services.

About Muswellbrook

Muswellbrook Shire is one of NSW’s most dynamic local government areas. For over four decades it has been at the heart of the State’s energy industry; with two of NSW’s base load power generators located in the Shire, Bayswater and Liddell. Muswellbrook Shire’s coal industry exports 25% of NSW’s thermal coal, it is the home of the two largest thoroughbred horse studs in the southern hemisphere, it produces a large volume of the Hunters viticulture and is home to the largest dairy industry in the Hunter.

Muswellbrook Shire Council is a vibrant workplace with a commitment to excellence in all facets of its operations, and is committed to employee welfare and development.

About you

  • Current Working with Children Check
  • Certificate III in Library Studies or equivalent experience
  • Current NSW Class C Drivers License
  • Demonstrated experience and/or capability to deliver the Job Specific Key Accountabilities (outlined in position description).
  • Demonstrated Fundamental key capabilities as defined in the Key Capabilities Table (outlined in position description).

We Offer

  • Council are currently seeking to fill one Part Time position (10 hours per week) and Casual positions
  • Casual rate per hour $37.84 to $40.83 (depending on qualifications, skills and experience)
  • Part Time salary from $15,739.36 to $16,983.93 per year plus leave entitlements (depending on qualifications, skills and experience)
  • Plus 10% superannuation

Further Information and to Apply

For more information on this position, please refer to the attached Position Description, Council’s Careers website, or contact Lauren AllanHead Librarian, on (02) 6549 3887.

Watch Muswellbrook Shire Council Recruitment Video here

To apply: 

  1. Complete the application form here, including providing responses to the mandatory questions required. Unfortunately, an unfinished application can’t be retrieved to finish at a later date. Please keep your responses concise.
  2. Attach your Resume and a covering letter where indicated.
  3. Click ‘Apply’.
  4. You will receive an email confirming your application has been submitted.
  5. All correspondence will be via the e-mail you have provided in your application.
  6. Applications close on 26 January 2022.