Project Officer - Warrnambool Library & Learning Centre (VIC)

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Russell Lineham, Manager Recreation & Culture

Contact Number
03 5559 4869 or

Warrnambool City Council, VIC

Project Officer - Warrnambool Library & Learning Centre


Reference Number: 20190533/2027

Position Description: Project Officer Library Position Description.pdf

Applications Close: Friday, 14 June 2019 - 5:00pm

Warrnambool City Council is located on the spectacular south west coast of Victoria, 3 hours’ drive from Melbourne. A thriving region characterised by its coastal and its picturesque agricultural surroundings, Warrnambool offers a unique lifestyle and working environment.

The Project

Warrnambool City Council is looking to appoint a dynamic and experienced project officer with a strong track record of excellence to assist in leading the joint initiative between Council and South West TAFE in building an innovative joint library facility which is purpose built for learning and discovery.

With the aim of promoting a ‘life of learning’ culture and building skills for employment, the Project Officer will be responsible for managing and facilitating the implementation of the project. Reporting to Manager Recreation and Culture, the successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of the Library and Learning Centre project including the scope, cost, budget and funding, timing, and liaison with current library patrons, the Corangamite Regional Library Corporation and other external project stakeholders.

The preferred candidate will be passionate about the opportunity to provide leading edge Library facility for the community of Warrnambool. Substantial experience in project development and management with the ability to articulate and point towards a strong legacy left in a similar position is required.

Applications close:  5.00pm Friday 14 June 2019
Salary Range: $99,190 to $110,916 p.a
Position status:Temporary Full Time (Fixed term contract until June 2022)
Further Enquiries: Russell Lineham, Manager Recreation & Culture on 03 5559 4869 or


Warrnambool City Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer that embraces and values child safety, diversity and inclusion.

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