Library Assistants

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Donna Lloyd - Coordinator Visitor Library Experience
Contact Number
Coffs Harbour City Council, NSW



Library Assistants

Coffs Harbour, Australia | Reference: 6335696

Multiple Opportunities

  • Join a team dedicated to providing excellent library services to the community.
  • A range of permanent part-time and casual opportunities available

About the role

Do you have previous experience in a library or cultural facility?
Are you a personable, enthusiastic professional with a focus on customer service?

We are seeking Library Assistants with excellent customer service skills to assist and support the delivery of Library services across our three facilities, including our new cultural facilities at Yarrila Place, and branches at Woolgoolga and Toormina. The successful candidates will be responsible for carrying out library transactions, responding to reference queries, undertaking administrative tasks, and delivering public programs and events.

What's on offer?

  • Starting hourly rate from $31.82 + Super
  • Weekend penalty rates and 25% casual loading (for casual positions)
  • Multiple permanent part-time opportunities (28 hours per week and 16 hours per week)
  • Multiple casual opportunities
  • Scope of hours up to 35 hour per week across a 7 day roster

What are the essentials?

  • Certificate III in Library and/or Information Services (OR Equivalent)
  • Minimum 2 years demonstrated experience in a Library, Cultural Services or a Customer Service role.
  • Current Working with Children Check (OR willingness to obtain prior to commencement)
  • Current C Class drivers Licence
  • Ability to travel across the LGA's multiple venues
  • In this role, you will also be required to work across a seven (7) day rotating roster which covers core operating hours and days of the business.

The City of Coffs Harbour

Committed to the Pursuit of Excellence.

The City of Coffs Harbour strives to deliver excellent services that are desired and valued by our community, now and into the future. We stand by the values of delivering excellence in our services through innovation, recognising that our customers are at the heart of what we do.

We support our people to provide them the scope to deliver outcomes, working together to seek solutions both internally and externally while being transparent and responsible in all that we do.


Donna Lloyd - Coordinator Visitor Library Experience | Email:


To review the PD, and to apply go to & enter ref code: 6335696

Please note applications must be submitted via Council's careers page and close 9pm AEST on 28 May 2023.

City of Coffs Harbour is committed to the principles of employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from people of all ages and backgrounds to apply.

Applications Close: 9:00 PM AEST 28 May 2023 

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