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Closing Date
Contact Officer
Sita Chatterjee
Contact Number
(02) 9424 0175
Ku-ring-gai Council, NSW



Job No: P06599 | Location: Gordon


  • Salary $73,055.01 to $84,742.88 p/a + super
  • Friendly and supportive team environment
  •  Community-focused role

About Ku-ring-gai Council

Located 16 km’s north of the Sydney CBD, the Ku-ring-gai area covers 84km2, is home to 124,000 residents and set in one of New South Wales’ most attractive natural environments.

About the role

Council is currently seeking an enthusiastic Librarian to join our Library Services team on a full time basis.

This role will see you provide support to branch staff, ensuring all services are provided in a professional and friendly manner and meet the diverse needs of the community. 

Your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Customer-focused service delivery to library clients
  • Delivery of events, programs, activities and outreach and specialist services
  • Supervision and allocation of workflows within a small team

Required experience & skills:

  • Qualifications as a librarian recognised by the Australian Library & Information Association (ALIA)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience working in a team environment, supervising, allocating workflows and directing a small group within a Public Library
  • The ability to assist in the management and delivery of library events and programs
  • Current Working with Children Check 


  • 35 hour working week
  • Health & Fitness $100 yearly reimbursement (conditional)

**As a part of the branch network team this role will be required to work at any of our libraries as rostered. A willingness to work flexible hours on occasion, including rostered evening and weekend work will be required**

How to apply:

Applicants are required to address all Essential Criteria as listed within the Position Description to be eligible for an interview. Please submit a separate document titled Response to Essential Criteria with your response to each of the Essential Criteria.

Like to know more? Contact Sita Chatterjee on (02) 9424 0175

Closes: 11:30pm, Monday 10 April, 2023 | APPLY NOW

Ku-ring-gai Council is an equal opportunity employer

Library Officer – Part Time – Fixed Term

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Jenna Cunningham or Jessica Gardner
Contact Number
(08) 9186 8543
City of Karratha Council, WA


Library Officer – Part Time – Fixed Term

  • Closing Date: Tue 11 Apr 2023, 4:00pm
  • Reference number: 10345
  • Salary: $95,295 per annum plus super inclusive of loading
  • Ref: 10345    

Salary Package: $95,295 per annum pro rata plus super (Inclusive of Library loading)
38 hours per fortnight

Come for a career and stay for a lifestyle!

The City of Karratha is offering an opportunity for an experienced and self-motivated Library Officer, to join our Library Services team on a part time basis until March 2024. This exciting position will be based primarily at Karratha Library however will be required at times to work across all City of Karratha Libraries. The role offers an attractive salary and a range of other benefits including:

  • Allowances
  • Six weeks annual leave
  • 13% Superannuation
  • Wellness program

The Library Officer is responsible for providing quality customer service to the community and users across the City of Karratha libraries, through the maintenance and development of library and information services and community programs. Good interpersonal skills and effective teamwork are required for this position. All employees are expected to work in accordance with the City of Karratha’s values. 

The role may also assist in the management of the collection, delivery of Rhyme-time and Story-time programs and the development of programs and activities that cater to our patrons with additional needs and our Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CaLD) communities.

The successful candidate will possess: 

  • Completion of year 12 or equivalent 
  • Tertiary qualifications in, or progress towards Library Services qualification or a related field (desirable)
  • Working with Children Check or be eligible to obtain one
  • Provide First Aid Certificate (desirable)
  • Current C class driver’s licence
  • National (or Federal) Police Certificate (no more than 6 months old), or willing to obtain one

Applications are to include a CV and a covering letter (max 2 pages) indicating your ability to meet the role requirements.  

For further enquiries, please contact Jenna Cunningham or Jessica Gardner on (08) 9186 8543. 

Applications are to be received by no later than 4.00pm, Tuesday 11th April 2023.

They are to be emailed to, delivered in person to our Welcome Road Admin Office or sent via post to PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714.



Team Leader Library Operations

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Leanne Thorpe
Contact Number
08 9432 9768
City of Fremantle Council, WA


Team Leader Library Operations

Permanent full-time

Salary:  $79,564 - $93,819 per annum + 10.5% super


  • Health and Wellbeing program
  • Discounted membership at Fremantle Leisure Centre
  • Superannuation co-contribution options for eligible employees
  • 17.5% leave loading

The City of Fremantle provides an eclectic mix of services, facilities and events to local residents, businesses and visitors. We are committed to employing caring, competent, adaptable and responsive, professional individuals who are excited about making Fremantle a welcoming city for all. We aim to do this through our culture, whereby we take ownership, bring creativity and innovative thinking, collaborate to create better outcomes, and celebrate our collective success. 

We have adopted Activity Based Working (ABW), where staff are empowered to choose the best workspace to produce their best outcomes each day. Our offices at Walyalup Civic Centre support this way of working by providing a variety of spaces, settings and technology to help staff thrive.

The City of Fremantle is seeking suitable applications for a key member of the library leadership team at the new state-of-the-art Fremantle Library in the Walyalup Civic Centre. This is an exciting opportunity to lead a busy and collaborative team at a pivotal moment in time.

Key responsibilities include:

  •  Coordinating the operations and resourcing of the Fremantle Library 
  •  Supporting the development and training of Library Customer Service Officers
  • Provide clear direction and communications to the Lifelong Learning team 
  • Follow City policies and procedures with a view to continually improve the library service.

The Team Leader Library Operations reports to the Library Manager and oversees the day-to-day operations of the library, as well as contribute to the strategic direction of the service. The ideal candidate will have extensive customer service experience, knowledge and understanding of the challenges of modern public libraries and the ability to lead in a change environment.

The City of Fremantle promotes a workplace that actively seeks to include, welcome and value unique contributions of all people.  The City encourages people of all ages, genders, and abilities, Aboriginal Australians and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this job.

If you have any access needs that may require reasonable adjustments to allow you to fully participate in the application and interview process, please get in touch with the contact below.  If you are an Aboriginal person or a person with a Disability who would like assistance with your application, please contact the Jobs and Skills Centre on 136464.

How to Apply

Click Apply to be directed to our website and submit your application. Navigate to Job Attachments to view position description and Application Instructions.

Applicants should provide a current curriculum vitae and a two-page (maximum) cover letter in .pdf format.  You do not need to address the selection criteria. Your CV and cover letter should demonstrate how your skills and experience make you a suitable candidate for the advertised position.  The estimated closure date is 4pm Monday 17 April 2023 but we reserve the right to close the ad prior to this date.

To discuss this opportunity in more detail please contact Leanne Thorpe on 08 9432 9768.

Applicants must have the right to work in Australia.  

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Library and Museum Assistant – Customer Engagement

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Contact Number
City of Belmont Council, WA


Library and Museum Assistant – Customer Engagement

Part Time 26.75 hours per fortnight

$59,565 - $72,173 pa pro rata

About us:

The City of Belmont proudly offers its residents and visitors facilities, services, events and spaces for our community to live, work and play in ways that are healthy, engaging, safe and sustainable. Delivering on its own commitments, the City plays a pivotal role in shaping places and supporting people to lead fulfilling lives.

About the role:

The City of Belmont is seeking a suitably experienced, enthusiastic and community focused individual who thrives on delivering exceptional frontline customer service.  

Working various shifts Monday to Sunday (including evenings) over a 4-week roster, the ideal candidate for this permanent part time position will have well developed customer engagement skills, a passion for working with people and delivering an exceptional customer experience, an interest in technology and relevant experience working within a library, museum or similar customer focused environment.

Key responsibilities of this position include:

  • Delivering a high standard of frontline customer service while also ensuring presentation of library materials, retail stock, shelf order and the Library and Museum as a whole is consistently maintained.
  • Carrying out circulation duties, including user registrations, supporting self-service loans and shelving of returned library and museum materials.
  • Accurately processing payments received including fees and sales.
  • Undertaking basic technology troubleshooting to assist Library and Museum customers.

About you:

If you are a tech savvy, passionate people person, and a team player who thrives on delivering exceptional customer service to all members of a community and you meet the requirements of the attached Job Description, we would like to hear from you.

How to apply:

By clicking the ‘apply’ button, you will be directed to the City of Belmont’ employment page, where you can access the position description.  Please enter your details, upload your current resume and cover letter. Please complete the questionnaire as well as addressing the listed Essential Position Requirements, then submit your application. 

 Applications close Monday, 3 April 2023.

Please note: Applications are considered as they are received, and interviews will be arranged accordingly.  The City reserves the right to close adverts early, therefore an early application is encouraged.

The City of Belmont is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. We provide merit-based employment opportunities to people without regard to race, gender, ethnicity, disability, age, religion or sexual orientation.  We encourage applications from an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, people with disabilities, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to explore the opportunity of a career at the City of Belmont. If you require an additional support or adjustments regarding interview arrangements, please advise in advance.

For more information on eligibility requirements and to apply for this position please visit

Further assistance with your application is available by phoning 08 9477 7217.

ADVERTISEMENT: Library & Museum Assistant - Customer Engagement - Advert & Job Description Form - March 23.pdf


Library Officer Scarborough, Inglewood and Dianella

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Viv Barton
Contact Number
(08) 9205 8593 
City of Stirling Council, WA


Library Officer Scarborough, Inglewood and Dianella

Community Development | Library - Inglewood, Library - Dianella, Library - Scarborough

Closing date: 03/04/2023

As a leading West Australian local government, the City of Stirling is a place where people choose to live, work, visit and invest. We strive to serve our diverse community through providing efficient, responsive and sustainable services. Each year we deliver a range of innovative projects and community programs designed to create vibrant, accessible and thriving neighbourhoods.  

The City has a workforce of around 1200 people and a genuine commitment to invest in our employees to achieve an inclusive, diverse, engaged and capable workforce.  We are recognised for supporting work-life balance through a wide range of flexible work options and offering a range of policies and benefits to create opportunities and an enjoyable and fulfilling employment experience.

Our Stirling Libraries team have been helping the community through education, entertainment, enriching family life and bringing people together irrespective of age, background, or gender.  The City’s Libraries deliver a variety of programs and services for all ages focusing on literacy, lifelong learning, and digital literacy.

Our team are looking to recruit Library Officers to fill permanent part time positions at our Inglewood, Scarborough & Dianella Libraries. To join our team, you will need to demonstrate outstanding customer service skills and a genuine interest in the provision of public library services.

The successful candidates will have previous customer service experience in clerical support in the resource and technical function of a library. Experience in a customer service position coupled with strong communication skills is essential.

If you think you’ve got what it takes to be a part of Team Stirling, you’ll share our commitment to enhancing choice, opportunity, and prosperity for our community by:

  • Providing an excellent level of service to community members.
  • Being an enthusiastic team member with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Using high level organisational and time management skills.
  • Maintaining strong digital literacy skills and the ability to problem solve to meet customer needs.

These positions are Level 2/3 Inside Workforce Agreement positions, attracting a salary range of $57,765.92 - $64,276.87 pro rata per annum plus superannuation and fantastic benefits.

If you’re ready to be a part of our diversely talented team to build your future with an organisation that is all about making an impact, improving lives, and inspiring others please click ‘Apply’ or contact Viv Barton (08) 9205 8593 for a confidential discussion.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, the City of Stirling values inclusivity and promotes a workplace that actively seeks to welcome contributions from all people. We encourage people of all abilities, Aboriginal and Torres Strait islanders, diverse cultures, and backgrounds, LGBTIQ+ identifies, and all age groups to apply.


APPLICATIONS CLOSE 5pm, Monday 3 April 2023 | APPLY

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Library, Arts and Culture Officer - Surat

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Contact Number
Maranoa Regional Council, QLD


Library, Arts and Culture Officer - Surat

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  • Closing date: 12/04/2023 11:30 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time
  • Location: Surat, Qld
  • Department: Warroo Economic Development and Lifestyle
  • Employment type: Casual

Library, Arts and Culture Officer - Surat

Our community:

Located approximately 500km to the West of Brisbane and covering 58,830 sq km the Maranoa Region has a strong and diverse economy that is packed with a range of experiences. Roma is the main business hub with other centres including the towns of Injune, Mitchell, Surat, Wallumbilla, Yuleba, Mungallala, Jackson, Amby and Muckadilla. Council embraces their Vision of Strong, Vibrant & Connected Communities, actively promoting opportunities to grow.

Our organisation:

Maranoa Regional Council is dedicated to implement new and innovative ways of improving services to our communities and have recently restructured our organisation. Five new Local Area Director positions have been introduced to improve services and outcomes for our communities. The Local Areas are named after the pre-amalgamation shires; Bendemere, Booringa, Bungil, Roma, Warroo. Regional directorates include Corporate Services, Development, Environment and Planning, and Engineering. The local operating structure enhances the delivery of Council’s regional strategic planning. The Executive Leadership Team is supported by department Managers, Coordinators and Team Leaders who have responsibility for implementing policies and directions through their respective teams.

The opportunity:

The primary purpose of this role is to deliver regional library, arts and cultural programs locally, facilitate delivery of exhibitions locally and provide QGAP services to the Surat and surrounding communities.

The secondary purpose is to assist in the delivery of visitor information centre services.

Key responsibilities

  • Library and Government Services
  • Surat on Balonne Gallery
  • Cobb & Co Store Museum and Aquarium
  • Tourism and visitor information


  • Surat, Qld
  • Casual employment
  • QLD Local Government Industry (Stream A) Award – State 2017 - Level 2

Required licences and qualifications:

To be successful, you will need to demonstrate that you meet the below mandatory requirements for the role:

  • Current C (Car) Class Driver Licence
  • A current work with Children Check (Blue Card) (or ability to obtain upon commencement)

In addition, you will have the following demonstrated skills and experience:

  • Well-developed interpersonal skills with the ability to establish and maintain positive relationships with internal and external stakeholders at all levels.
  • Strong administrative skills with high attention to detail and ability to accurately collect and collate statistical data.
  • Proven organisational skills, with the commitment and ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively, within a team environment.
  • Well-developed computer skills with the ability to use programs such as Microsoft Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and ability to provide advice and guidance to customers.
  • Knowledge of (or ability to quickly acquire) historical, cultural and visitor information relating to the community of Surat and the broader Maranoa region.
  • Ability to demonstrate a strong commitment to Maranoa Regional Council’s values and team goals.
  • Previous experience working within a library, local government or similar environment will be highly regarded but is not essential.

To apply:

Press the Apply now button to complete the online application form. Please include:

  • a covering letter
  • a resume (CV) and
  • any relevant licences and qualifications

We recommend you prepare these documents before you commence your online application because you will be asked to upload them.

Click Submit

Should you prefer submitting a hard copy application, please visit one of Council’s Customer Service Centres or contact Council’s Recruitment Team for more information.

For more information:


Telephone: 1300 007 662

Position Description available above under Documents

Apply now

First 5 Forever Casual Library Assistant

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Library Officer – Children’s Services – Brittany Wise
Contact Number
(07) 4783 9800
Burdekin Shire Council, QLD


First 5 Forever Casual Library Assistant

Job Vacancy 23/16

We are currently seeking applications for a First 5 Forever Casual Library Assistant to join our team. Applications close Thursday, 6 April 2023 at 5:00pm.

We are currently seeking applications for a First 5 Forever Casual Library Assistant to assist with the provision of First 5 Forever early literacy program. Due to programming requirements, applicants must be available to work mornings on a Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

About the role:

First 5 Forever is an early literacy program delivered by public libraries and Indigenous Knowledge Centres on behalf of the State Library of Queensland with the primary aim of providing strong early literacy foundations for all Queensland children aged 0-5 years.

This position is suited to someone who is interested in children’s literature, songs and working with families. The role will involve assisting in planning, preparing, and delivering early literacy programs and activities. This can include cooking playdough, slime, and other messy play recipes when required. We’re looking for some who is creative, as they will be involved in designing posters, promotional materials and creating First 5 Forever library displays.

Applicants should familiarise themselves with the entire position description.

The hourly rate for this position is $37.42 including the casual loading.

Application packages are available from the Human Resources Office on (07) 4783 9800 or you can download the application package using the following link.

Application Package

Applications for 23/16 – First 5 Forever Casual Library Assistant should include:

  • A cover letter
  • A current resume
  • Statements addressing the selection criteria
  • Copies of relevant qualifications and licences

Applications can be submitted using one of the following methods:

Applications close on Thursday, 6 April 2023 at 5.00pm.

For further information please contact the Library Officer – Children’s Services – Brittany Wise on (07) 4783 9800.

Team Member Library Courier

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Jinru Zhu
Contact Number
M: 0417 532 198 or E:
Canterbury Bankstown Council, NSW



Team Member Library Courier

  • Permanent Part Time Opportunity
  • Fun and supportive team environment
  • Work for an Employer of Choice who Value their staff

Here at CBCity

The City of Canterbury Bankstown is one of the largest Council’s in NSW with the most culturally, socially and economically diverse communities in Sydney. We deliver 21 key services such as childcare, waste collection, parks maintenance, libraries, community facilities and aquatic centres to over 370,000 residents. We are an Award-Winning Council that is regarded as Leader in the Sector including the most innovative company for 2021 and most progressive Council in 2022.

The role:

Are you a reliable and safety-oriented individual looking for a new challenge? We have an exciting opportunity for a high-quality customer focused professional to join our Library Services Team and operate our library vehicles.

You will pick up and deliver items to and from Library Branches, assist with Home Library run delivery, operate the Library Bus Service and assist with general branch work activities, including evening shifts and the returning and shelving of library stock as required.

This is a Part Time position which will require you to work 6 hours per day, Monday – Friday.

Duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Operate the library vehicles while picking up and delivering items to and from Library Branches in a safe, timely and accurate manner.
  • Ensure the library vehicle is maintained in a proper working condition, inspected, cleaned and fuelled by following the proper procedure.
  • Report any mechanical problems encountered with the library vehicle.
  • Assist with Home Library run delivery when required.
  • Operate library bus service when required.
  • Assist with general Branch work activities including return and shelving of library stock as required.

*For a full list of duties, please refer to the attached position description.

You will have:

  • A Current Class C Drivers licence      
  • A Working with Children Check.
  • Demonstrated strong commitment to delivering quality customer service in a cross-cultural customer service environment.
  • Membership of Australian Library and Information Association and/or experience relevant to the duties stated.

The salary range for this opportunity starts at $64,469 per annum (Grade D, Step 1) + 10.5% super. Salary may be negotiable dependent on skills and experience.

Click on the link below to access salary information for all steps within the designated Grade. 

What’s on offer:

  • An Attractive Remuneration Package.
  • 30-hour working week
  • Permanent Part-time position with Local Government conditions such as long service leave after 5 years, annual salary increases and generous parental leave options.
  • You will work with a leading Council which is Award Winning and an Employer of Choice.
  • An investment in your career growth, learning and development.
  • Access to our employee Health and Wellbeing Programs.

For more information, please contact Jinru Zhu on 0417 532 198 or

You will need to submit your application via the ‘Apply’ button below and create a login using your email address and upload a:

  • Resume; and
  • Cover Letter addressing the selection criteria within the position description and explaining your suitability for the role.

Applications close Wednesday 5 April 2023.

Canterbury Bankstown Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We want our workplace to reflect the diverse community we serve. We encourage applications from all backgrounds, experiences and abilities; this includes people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, the LGBTQI community and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.

Successful applicants may be required to undertake a Criminal History Check, Medical and/or Working with Children Check in accordance with the position.

Council is committed to ensuring the health, safety and wellbeing of all team members and other workers. Our COVIDSafe Workplace Policy requires all team members to be up to date with their COVID-19 vaccination status before commencing employment with Canterbury-Bankstown Council. Council defines ‘up-to-date’ to include having had a third dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine. Medical exemptions are only available if you are unable to be vaccinated due to genuine medical contraindications and may be subject to further review. Applications for a medical exemption will be managed in accordance with Council’s COVIDSafe Workplace Policy.

Download Vacancy Description above under Documents - Position Description - Team Member Library Courier.pdf (348 kB)


Technology Support and Customer Service Officer

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Contact Number
Swan Hill Rural City Council, VIC


Technology Support and Customer Service Officer

Permanent Part Time

Council has an excellent opportunity for a Technology Support and Customer Service Officer to provide customer service to the general public and delivery of technology programs to the community.

This position will also assist the IT Development and Systems Officer with maintenance of the library’s integrated management system, library catalogue records and library IT equipment.

A formal library qualification is not essential, however, the incumbent should be able to provide some evidence of relevant experience and particular skills, for example:

  • Past employment in customer service.
  • Personal computer and keyboard skills.
  • Experience in using technology.

A current Police Check, no longer than six months old, along with a Working with Children Check is essential for this position, prior to employment.

What we can offer you

This permanent part time position attracts approximately $34.88 per hour working 21 hours per week. Days of week will depend on staff roster requirements. This position will also be required to work Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings on a rostered basis. In addition, superannuation is paid at 13%.

Applications close

Applications close at 12noon on Wednesday, 19 April 2023. It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Friday, 28 April 2023.

Find out more and Apply Online

Collections Librarian – Diversity and Inclusion

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Andrew Ruhl, Team Leader Library Collections
Contact Number
(03) 9932 4197
Hobsons Bay City Council, VIC


Collections Librarian – Diversity and Inclusion

Altona Library - 123 Queens Street Altona

Closing date: 23/04/2023

Permanent Full Time - 35 hours a week Monday to Friday, One evening shift per week, 1:4 Saturday and 1:8 Sunday

Band 5 - $73,296.64 to $85,054 (+10.5% super)

The Opportunity:
An exciting opportunity is available to join Hobsons Bay City Councils Community Learning and Service Centres department as a Diversity and Inclusion Librarian. This role is focused on overseeing the delivery of specialist collections and services that seek to promote diversity, inclusivity, and engagement across the municipality's diverse communities.

Key duties and responsibilities:
As a Diversity and Inclusion Librarian, you will be responsible for overseeing the Home Library Service, maintaining Dyslexic Friendly collections, and developing and managing the library's community languages. You will work with a team of professionals to ensure effective program delivery, high-quality customer service, and the acquisition and curation of diverse, inclusive, and representative materials for the library's collection.

The successful applicant will hold a tertiary qualification in information management, community development, or a related discipline.

To apply:
Please download the position description or contact our Customer Service team on 1300 179 944 for a copy.

For further information, please contact Andrew Ruhl, Team Leader Library Collections on (03) 9932 4197. We encourage and welcome applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds and identities.

Applications must include a cover letter outlining your suitability to the role and an updated resume. Applications close 11:30pm Sunday 23 April 2023.

Please submit your application either by submitting online or posting to:

HR Recruitment
Hobsons Bay City Council
PO Box 21

An automated email will be sent upon receipt of your electronic application. Please re-submit your application if the auto reply has not been received or call (03) 9932 1092 if you are experiencing difficulty.

Hobsons Bay City Council is committed to the principles of Equal Opportunity, Child Safety and Workplace Diversity. We encourage a diverse workforce reflective of our community to better meet the needs of our customers.

Attachments:20230306 - B5 PD Collections Librarian Diversity and Inclusion.pdf | Apply Now!

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