Manager Library Services

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Human Resources Department
Contact Number
08 9531 7777
Shire of Murray,WA


Manager Library Services

  • 9 day working fortnight
  • Up to 13% superannuation
  • Training and development opportunities

About the Role

The Shire of Murray, a progressive organisation located in Pinjarra, is seeking an inspiring, dedicated and outcomes focussed professional with management experience in Library Services and a strong understanding of local government practices.

Reporting to the Director Place and Community Development, you will be responsible for ensuring the Shire’s Library Services remain progressive, relevant and meet the expectations and requirements of Council and the community.

Leadership, staff management, communication and customer service skills, together with a high level of computer literacy, are essential elements of the role.

The position on offer is a full-time position, working 76 hours across a 9-day fortnight.  A Level 9 salary of between $84,256 to $88,705 per annum will be offered. 

Qualification's, Skills and Experience

The successful applicant will ideally have tertiary qualifications in Library and Information Management and/or extensive experience in a senior/management role. Sound knowledge of local government processes will assist. 

How to Apply

Please follow the instructions contained within the application package, downloadable via the Shire website here (also attached under Document/s above).  Applications should include a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role, a written application addressing the Work Related Requirements and a current resume.

For further information about the role, please contact the Human Resources Department on 08 9531 7777.

Applications close 4:00pm (WST) Friday 11 October 2019.

Dean Unsworth

Chief Executive Officer

The Shire of Murray is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and encourages applications from diverse cultures and age groups.

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