Job Vacancy 17/46 – Casual Library Officer

Burdekin Shire Council is currently seeking applications for a casual Library Officer to provide relief duties for special circumstances and during periods of employee leave.

The Position

The key responsibilities include:

Provide excellent customer service to library clients including but not limited to:

  • Issue and return books using computerised system.
  • Assist clients to locate books and publications.
  • Assist clients to access the Internet.
  • Answer questions and queries regarding Library services.
  • Use Library Catalogue to provide assistance.
  • Assume responsibility for opening and closing the Library on Saturdays.

 The Person

The successful applicant will possess the following attributes at a minimum:

  • Demonstrated experience working in a public library.
  • Customer service skills in providing face-to-face assistance to the public.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with community organisations and groups and other stakeholders.
  • Sound level of computer skills, including Microsoft Office and accessing the Internet.

Applicants should familiarise themselves with the entire position description.

The hourly rate for this position is $26.01 plus the applicable casual loading.

Application packages are available from the Human Resources Office on (07) 4783 9800 or you can download the application package using the following link.

Applications for 17/46 – Casual Library Officer should include:

  • A cover letter
  • A current resume
  • Statements addressing the selection criteria found in the Position Description.

Applications can be submitted using one of the following methods:

Applications close on Wednesday 18 October, 2017 at 5.00pm. Word or PDF format is preferable.

For further information please contact the Manager Library Services – Alexis Adams on (07) 4783 9800.

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