Senior Library Officer

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Paul Howrie – Manager Community Wellbeing
Contact Number
(08) 9175 8000
Shire of East Pilbara, WA


Senior Library Officer (138)

  • Location – Newman
  • Permanent Part Time position (24.75 hours per week)
  • No Accommodation

The Shire of East Pilbara is a well-established Local Government Authority in Western Australia, which services the town sites of Newman, Marble Bar and Nullagine.
We now seek to appoint an enthusiastic person in permanent part time position of Senior Library Officer. In this position the successful applicant will work under the supervision of the Manager Community Wellbeing and will be responsible for the efficient operation, supervision and coordination of the Shire’s Libraries.

The successful applicant must hold a current WA ‘C’ Class Drivers Licence, Working With Children Check and Police Clearance (dated within the last three months). To be successful in this role, you must have exposure to business administration and activities, the ability to interpret and apply legislation and standards relevant to libraries and have relevant qualifications in the area and/or work experience.
The salary range is between $68,296.38 per annum (pro-rata) and $72,181.73 per annum (pro-rata) and includes the East Pilbara Allowance of $5,200.00 per annum (pro-rata) and a Location Allowance of $930.80 per annum (pro-rata).

  • Business Unit: Community Wellbeing
  • Employment status: Part Time
  • Total package: Up to $72,181.73

Contact information

For enquiries relating to the application or recruitment process, please contact: Chloe Egan – Human Resources Officer on (08) 9175 8000 or
For role specific enquiries, please contact: Paul Howrie – Manager Community Wellbeing on (08) 9175 8000

How to apply

Next steps – if you are interested in this position, please apply via our website where the Application Package and Position Description can be downloaded. If you are unable to apply via our website, please submit your application by emailing Applicants are requested to submit an up to date resume and cover letter addressing the essential criteria no more than 3 pages.
Applications close 4:00pm Monday 01 June 2020.
Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify.
Jeremy Edwards
Chief Executive Officer

Download Documents: Application Package (2731 kB)