Library Assistant Part Time x 2

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Mary-Clare Thatcher
Contact Number
02 6333 6281
Bathurst Regional Council, NSW


Library Assistant Part Time x 2

Job No: BRC018 | Location: Bathurst

About the role

Are you passionate about libraries? Curious about the world around you and willing to make a difference to the wellbeing of the Bathurst Community by providing high quality customer focused library services? Then this opportunity is for you.

Bathurst Library provides library programs and activities to the Bathurst community, a mobile library, an extensive collection of items to borrow and a vibrant community space with access to information and technology.

We are currently looking for two permanent part-time Library Assistants to join our friendly team.  In this role, you will actively participate as a member of the library team in the day to day delivery of services and programs, including those relating to Information Services.  You will assist library users to locate information and library material and provide technology assistance. You will assist with research enquiries and reference services. You will have the opportunity to work on special projects that will contribute to the future of the library service.

Key Requirements

  • Minimum Year 12 Higher School Certificate or equivalent
  • At least 2 years experience working in a customer service setting
  • High level communication skills
  • Demonstrated customer service skills
  • Excellent computer skills including MS Office suite, digital apps and platforms, mobile devices
  • Proven ability to work cooperatively in a team environment

Position #375 To view the Position Summary click here 

Position #372 To view the Position Summary click here

This position requires a pre employment health assessment which includes a functional, audio and drug & alcohol screen.


Position #375: $660.09 to $693.51 per week + super (plus weekend penalty loading)

Position #372: $762.77 to $801.39 per week + super (plus weekend penalty loading)

Position Status: Permanent Part Time 

Hours of work:

Position #375: Monday, Tuesday: 7 hours each day to be taken between 8.30am and 6.15pm as per roster; Thursday: 1.15 to 6.15pm; Sunday: 10am to 1.30pm (22.5 hours per week)

Position #372: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 7 hours each day to be taken between 8.30am and 6.15pm as per roster; Sunday: 9.45am to 3.15pm (26 hours per week)

Application closing date: Sunday 4 October 2020, at 11.30pm

Contact Officer: Mary-Clare Thatcher - 02 6333 6281

Bathurst Regional Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

To submit your application for this position, please complete the questionnaire below. You will then be prompted to attach your resume and copies of any relevant qualifications (please note, attaching a resume is mandatory). You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job. 

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