Library and Museum Officer - Archivist

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City of Belmont, WA


Library and Museum Officer - Archivist

  • Temporary 12 months
  • Part Time – Minimum 65 hours per fortnight
  • $69,861 - $74,105 pa pro rata
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The City of Belmont is seeking a suitably experienced and passionate Library and Museum Officer – Archivist, for our newly built modern community hub, to assist in the retention and management of the City’s Local Studies ephemera and archival collections.

Working Saturday and Sundays plus various shifts throughout the week, the ideal candidate for this position will have knowledge and understanding of information or archival management systems and previous relevant experience working in an Archival, Museum or Library facility with a good understanding of museums and public libraries.

Key responsibilities of this position include:

  • Collecting, accessioning, preserving, documenting and storing archival and historical materials, in accordance with required standards and practices.

  • Assist with the development of guidelines, policies and procedures in accordance with legislative, organisational record keeping obligations and industry standards.

  • Review and maintain cataloguing processes relating to the City’s Local History ephemera and archival collections to the appropriate standard.

  • Undertake search and retrieval action on archival information for internal and external customers as required.

  • Supervision of the Library and Museum Hub - Customer Engagement team members on Sundays, or other staff as required.

    If this is you and you have the required skills, experience and knowledge outlined in our Job Description (download a copy above under Document/s), we would welcome your application.

Applications close Monday, 13 July 2020.

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