State Library of NSW

State Library of NSW

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4.0833 out of 5

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1 out of 51.0
2 years ago

Library Officer

Mar 2020

Library Officer

Sydney NSW, Australia

Not a pleasant place to work.

The good things

The work was enjoyable
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The challenges

Managers and Bosses. Some managers had been there for 30 years or more and there was a culture of humiliating people in front of others.
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4 out of 54.0
2 years ago

Library Technician

Mar 2020

Library Technician

Sydney NSW, Australia
3 to 4 years in the role, former employee

Pay is OK and the work is interesting

The good things

Flexible hours, interesting work, close to public transport, pay is OK
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The challenges

Management is too inconsistent
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5 out of 55.0
2 years ago

Finance Role

Nov 2019

Finance Role

Sydney NSW, Australia

The library is a great place to work with a great culture

The good things

Great place to work with lovely people
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The challenges

Working within government guidelines
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5 out of 55.0
4 years ago

Multicultural

Dec 2017

Multicultural

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 to 4 years in the role, current employee

Extraordinary collegues, beautiful rooms and professional equipment.

The good things

Great opportunities for communities.
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The challenges

Gather people around book launch events.
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5 out of 55.0
4 years ago

Service Desk Team Leader

Aug 2017

Service Desk Team Leader

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
9 to 10 years in the role, current employee

Overall good workplace with flexible work hours.

The good things

Work life balance,flexible work hours
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The challenges

Career development can be challenging as training and learning opportunities are limited.
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1 out of 51.0
4 years ago

Digitisation

Aug 2017

Digitisation

New South Wales, Australia

I would not recommend it

The good things

There are some good people in the organization
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The challenges

Poor management. They have an enormous budget but are employing staff using labour hire through a recruitment agency. One day termination clause in the contract.
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5 out of 55.0
6 years ago

Technical Program Lead for Web Online Integration Platform

Feb 2016

Technical Program Lead for Web Online Integration Platform

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Great place to work, Great people

The good things

An amazing environment situated next to one of Sydney's most iconic buildings. As an IT worker there is some exciting stuff going on, oh and stand up desks :D
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The challenges

Not many apart from the difficulty of the project, however the team and management where highly engaged which helped.
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3 out of 53.0
6 years ago

IT Project Coordinator

Sep 2015

IT Project Coordinator

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Less than 1 year in the role, current employee

challenging, but rewarding for what I get to deliver.

The good things

Working for a cultural heritage organisation is fantastic. Contributing to the collections is very rewarding.
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The challenges

The library staff aren't open to change or trying thing differently. Implementing a project with BAU staff is very difficult when staff don't understand, nor what to learn about project dynamics.
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5 out of 55.0
6 years ago

Library Technician

Sep 2015

Library Technician

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Less than 1 year in the role, former employee

Loved it.

The good things

Best coworkers I've ever had.
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The challenges

Adapting to constantly new staff
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