Library Assistant - Processing

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Jillian Yau
Contact Number
(02) 9911 3634
Lane Cove Council, NSW


Library Assistant - Processing

Lane Cove, Australia | Reference: 6606404

  • Part time 22.5 hours per week (Wednesday- Saturday, including an evening shift)
  • Dynamic role
  • Great team and benefits

Are you looking for an opportunity to be part of an innovative Council seeking to make a positive difference in the community you support? We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated and experienced Library Assistant to join our team.

Located on the lower North Shore, our leafy suburbs have a vibrant and diverse village atmosphere. We aim to provide "best value" services and facilities to the community whilst ensuring a sustainable future.

If you are open to fresh ideas, committed to progressing new initiatives and driven to provide the very best service to our community, we want to hear from you.

Lane Cove Council has an exciting opportunity for a motivated, experienced and suitably qualified Library Assistant to join our team in a permanent part time position.

About the Role

Reporting directly to the Systems Innovation Coordinator, this role is responsible for contributing to the provision of quality services at Lane Cove Library, including direct high level customer service and ensuring that library items are successfully processed and maintained.

About You

The successful candidate will have:

  • Higher School Certificate or Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualifications and experience;
  • Demonstrated understanding of library operations including shelving and collection maintenance;
  • Demonstrated commitment to the provision of high level customer service;
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously in addition to effectively contributing to a team;
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and prioritise tasks;
  • Demonstrated high level interpersonal communication skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to refer matters to senior staff on duty as appropriate.

What we Offer

We hire great people with a wide variety of skills, experience and backgrounds maintaining always that inclusion and diversity lie at the heart of what we do. For those who join us we offer:

  • Varied lifestyle benefits programs including:
    • flexible work practices aimed at achieving work/life balance
    • an employee wellness program and discounted gym memberships
  • Annual performance bonuses and salary review
  • Extensive career development and training opportunities
  • The convenience of being close to shops, cafes, an aquatic centre and a gym.

We are dedicated to the safety, empowerment and participation of all children and are committed to creating a thoughtful, protective community that supports children and young people to feel safe and protected.

To Apply

Click on the "apply now" button to be redirected to our careers page where you can download and read a copy of the Position Description and address the selection criteria in your online application.

For further information about the role, please contact Jillian Yau on (02) 9911 3634.

Salary range -Up to $71K per annum (pro rata) (incl super) dependent on the skills, qualifications and relevant experience of the suitable candidate.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE MONDAY 17 June 2024 at 10PM | Apply Now | Download PD

This position requires applicants to be suitably immunised. As part of our pre-employment process, preferred candidates are required to provide proof of COVID 19 vaccination status.

Applications Close: 10:00 PM 17 June 2024

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