Makerspace Collection Services Technician

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Narelle Stute
Contact Number
03 9353 4010
Moreland City Council, VIC


Makerspace Collection Services Technician

Job No: MOR469 | Location: Coburg

  • Hybrid working & genuine career opportunities
  • Fortnightly RDO
  • Permanent ongoing full time position, includes weekends and evenings
  • Salary - $72k - $77k + Super


Moreland is a progressive council with 180,000 residents: one community, proudly diverse. Our city is vibrant and energetic, known for its active community, array of fabulous festivals, cool pools, eclectic shops and our community of artists and creative industries. As a Council, we’ve been supporting our community through difficult times, and our long term vision has ambitious goals for environmental sustainability, community wellbeing, and creating great places.

Moreland Council strives to be a contemporary, innovative and collaborative organisation with a deep commitment to engagement with, the Moreland community. With the Civic Centre located in Coburg, 8 kilometres north of Melbourne’s CBD, there are excellent public transport options and great food and cafés right at the doorstep. Moreland City Council is a great place to live, work and play.

We pride ourselves on being an inclusive and welcoming workplace. We offer flexible and hybrid work options and genuinely care about providing our staff work/life balance.


Moreland City Libraries are about more than just books. Our libraries are vibrant neighbourhood hubs offering social connection, cultural interactions and learning opportunities. We are seeking a library technician who is passionate about providing a high-quality service to our community.

In performing this role some of your key responsibilities will be to engage with our diverse community to provide excellent customer service. Provide administrative support for a range of creative programs for the MakerSpace. Train library staff to provide basic level of support for members of the public using MakerSpace equipment. Coordinate with Makerspace room booking systems. Promote programs to staff and community through outreach activities. Assist in the selection and acquisition of appropriate audio-visual resources. Provide cataloguing for collection materials, especially audio-visual materials.


  • Teamwork, supervisory and communication skills
  • Excellence in customer service provision to all sections of the community.
  • Ability to contribute to and deliver projects and programs within agreed timeframes.
  • Ability to deal with difficult situations.
  • Demonstrated high level computer literacy skills.
  • Good organisational and time management skills.
  • A current Victorian Driver's Licence and Working with Children Check.
  • Diploma of Library and Information Services or equivalent relevant experience.


  • Fortnightly RDO
  • The opportunity to work alongside a dynamic and supportive team
  • Salary sacrifice options
  • Extensive opportunities for training and career development

For further information please contact Narelle Stute on 03 9353 4010.

Council is committed to removing barriers to employment where possible at any point in the recruitment, onboarding and during your time at Council.

For further information regarding modifications you may require for a recruitment process please contact Katie Kinden, Recruitment Business Partner on (03) 9304 7969

Applications close: 11:30pm, 16 August 2022. 
(*in the case that we receive a high volume of applications we may close this advert before the closing date).

Before submitting an application please view the Position Description.

Please note that when applying for this role, you will be required to attach your valid Drivers Licence and WWCC.  Please have this ready when completing your application

How to apply:

Please fill out an application using our online recruitment system. You will be required to upload your CV, a cover letter outlining your relevant skills and experience. You do not need to respond to the individual Key Selection Criteria. Please also upload any other relevant documents such as your COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate.

Moreland City Council is proudly diverse and an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, people with disability, and people from every culture, sexuality and gender identity, age and ethnic background. Moreland City Council is committed to being a Child Safe organisation and has zero tolerance for child abuse.