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Library Assistant

Advertiser: Gladstone Regional Council3.7 out of 53.7 overall rating (17 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
24 May 2019
Gladstone & Central QLD
Work Type
Community Services & Development, Other

Library Assistant 10184

The Gladstone Region is a dynamic Central Queensland coastal region that provides an enviable lifestyle and economic stability for more than 63,000 residents. Gladstone Regional Council is committed to a dynamic, proud and diverse future for the Gladstone region that focuses on working together to balance our Region’s lifestyle and opportunity. Our success is built on a foundation of safe, engaged, high performing talent and teams and a values-based culture centred around our SERVICE principles.

Council is seeking to appoint a Library Assistant to contribute to Council’s success.

Position Summary

The purpose of this position is to provide an efficient and effective public library and customer service that meets the needs of its members, and other customers; and promotes positive relationships and communication between Council and the community.

About you

  • Application of appropriate skills to effectively serve library clients.
  • Experience recording, reconciling and processing financial transactions, including cash handling.
  • Legally able to drive a motor vehicle in Queensland.
  • Basic numeracy and communication skills to liaise with customers and to complete paperwork.
  • Proficient keyboard skills and experience using Microsoft Office Suite and operating corporate business systems.

 Applicants are required to answer the job specific screening questions and provide a resume, as this forms part of the application process. For further information about the role, please refer to the position description.


We are fortunate to live in an attractive, growing region and proud to be able to provide opportunity for personal growth and career development for our employees. You will have the opportunity to grow your career within a progressive local government organisation, working within a high performing team that values your contribution. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary including generous superannuation and a flexible roster that supports a generous work-life balance. We also offer a range of employee benefits including free physiotherapy and discounted health cover and fitness memberships. 

Please be advised that the preferred candidate for this position, as a condition of employment, may be required to complete a criminal history check.

Council is committed to connecting with the Gladstone region community. Aboriginal, Torres Strait and South Sea Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.


Position closes 12 noon Friday 7 June 2019.

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