Librarian, Library Collections

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Sally Dowling
Contact Number
02 9083 8747 during business hours
Waverley Council, NSW


Librarian, Library Collections

Reference Number: S100-22-662

Closing Date: 18-02-2022

Employment Type: Permanent Full Time

  • Permanent full time – 35 hours per week
  • Salary Range: $69,744 up to $80,206 per annum plus Superannuation
  • Flexible working hours, family friendly policies and other great employee benefits   

Waverley is a diverse and innovative Council located in the heart of Sydney's Eastern Suburbs. With a broad range of services, programs and initiatives, Waverley is one of the leading local government areas in NSW. Taking in some of Sydney's most beautiful beaches including the world famous Bondi Beach, and encompassing part of Sydney's global economic corridor at Bondi Junction, Waverley Council is an amazing place to broaden your career.

The position of Librarian will provide effective and efficient library services to meet the educational, informational, cultural and recreational needs of the community.  As part of the Library Collections team you will ensure to the library collection, including Local Studies material, and will be required to complete both copy and original cataloguing to industry standards.

The successful candidate will have a sound knowledge of Library Information Systems, Library Management Systems, Internet, search strategies, data bases, MS Office, devices and platforms. You will be tertiary qualified in Library/Information Science or have equivalent experience.  You will have excellent oral and written communication skills and exceptional organisational and time management skills.

The key deliverables are to support reporting functions under the Integrated Planning & Reporting framework including developing Council’s Asset Management Plans and ongoing management of Council’s Asset Management Improvements Plan.

You will have the ability to work evenings, weekends and public holidays.

Please refer to the position description below for detailed information on the position and required skills and experience.

For more information contact Sally Dowling on 02 9083 8747 during business hours.

Waverley Council is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all candidates. We encourage applications from women and men from diverse groups, including, but not limited to, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island people; people from culturally diverse backgrounds; young people; older workers; people with disabilities; LGBTI; and other minority groups.

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