Library Circulation Clerk

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Sheena Bell – Senior Branch Librarian
Contact Number
(08) 9394 5126
City of Armadale Council, WA



Library Circulation Clerk

Community Services – Library and Heritage Services  

Permanent Part Time (38 hours per fortnight)

Why You Will Be Excited About This Role

Are you passionate about connecting with your community and fostering a love for reading? Join us as a Library Circulation Clerk at the City of Armadale, where you'll play a pivotal role in providing outstanding frontline service and promoting access to our diverse range of library resources.

In this transformative role, you'll not only elevate your customer service skills but also broaden your horizons by assisting library users with digital resources. At the City of Armadale, our mission is to cultivate a culture of safety, honesty, accountability, respect, and professionalism, making your journey with us a rewarding and enriching experience.

How This Will Transform Your Career

As a Library Circulation Clerk, you will gain hands-on experience in supporting library users, honing your communication skills with customers of all ages and cultures. Embrace the opportunity for personal and professional growth, and a work environment that is supportive, engaging, and highly interactive. We believe in investing in our team members, and your dedication will open doors to exciting new challenges within our dynamic organization.

Why You Will Like Working Here

Join a team that values diversity and inclusivity, located just 40 minutes from the centre of Perth amidst scenic parks, hills, and picturesque valleys. At the City of Armadale, we pride ourselves on our unique community feel and commitment to creating a workplace culture that fosters safety, honesty, and respect. Additionally, we offer competitive benefits and perks, including:

  • $54,576 – $66,268 (pro-rata) per annum plus super (excluding loading for those working across six or seven days of the week)
  • Free Armadale Fitness and Aquatic Centre membership
  • Free Unlimited Access to Corporate Library
  • Superannuation up to a maximum of 15%
  • Additional days off on the New Year’s Day holiday and Easter Tuesday
  • Free Parking
  • Great team environment
  • 4 weeks paid Annual Leave pro rata
  • 17.5% Annual Leave Loading
  • 10 days paid Personal leave pro rata

What You Will Be Working On

As a Library Circulation Clerk, your day-to-day tasks will involve providing high-quality customer service, assisting with library e-resources and technology, and contributing to general library tasks. Your role is integral to enhancing the library experience for our users and ensuring seamless access to resources.

What Type Of Person Will Be Successful

To thrive in this role, you should bring:

  • A passion for customer service with the ability to assist a diverse range of customers.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Collaborative spirit and the ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Computer proficiency, including familiarity with online resources.
  • Flexibility to work additional hours when needed.

How To Apply

Are you ready to be part of our growing and diverse team? Visit our Careers page at, select the role, and click "APPLY." Follow the prompts to submit your updated resume and a cover letter outlining your skills and experience relevant to the role.

The Application Process

Applications for this position are open until a suitable pool of candidates is received.  This means the vacancy may close without notice before the listed end date.

Applications close: Tuesday 30 November 2023 at 4pm

If interested in this role you are highly encouraged to call Sheena Bell – Senior Branch Librarian (08) 9394 5126 for further information. Outside of this we would highly recommend you apply as soon as possible.

The City of Armadale is committed to creating a diverse workforce. Applicants from diverse backgrounds, such as Indigenous people, people with disabilities, or from different cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Attachments:Position Description - Circulation Clerk Nov 2023.pdf