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Library Assistant - Part-time 17.5 hours

Advertiser: Dubbo Regional CouncilMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
4 Sept 2019
Dubbo & Central NSW
$25,315 - $29,419 (pro rata) plus superannuation
Work Type
Part Time
Education & Training, Library Services & Information Management

About us

We are Dubbo Regional Council, a large regional Council servicing a growing community of over 50,000 people. With an operating expenditure budget of approximately $200 million, we have 600 team members working across a diverse range of areas including planning, infrastructure, community and cultural services, administration, economic development, corporate business and recreational services. 

About our region

The Dubbo Region outshines the big metropolitan cities in both affordability and liveability, with an impressive range of housing options, health and education services and little to no work commute – your quality of life is second to none.  The real heart of New South Wales, our Region is a dynamic centre that offers the dual benefits of relaxation and space with the amenities of a major city. With a population of 51,429 and 4,500 registered businesses the Dubbo Region is consistently thriving. Key assets for the Region include a major hospital that services a broad catchment population of 120,000 people, as well as world class tourist attractions and impressive transport links including direct flights to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra and Newcastle.

The Opportunity 

The Library Assistant undertakes a range of customer service and operational activities in the Dubbo Branch Library. The Library Assistant, under the direction of the Branch Manager, will ensure the efficient day to day operation of the branch library.

This is a part-time position working 17.5 hours per week Sunday, Monday and Tuesday.

In this role, you will have an opportunity to: 

  • Provide quality customer service to all customers;
  • Assist and support the Branch Manager to ensure the delivery of quality library services and programs for all customers;
  • Undertake the end processing of Branch resources; and
  • Participate and contribute to an effective and productive team.

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Higher School Certificate;
  • Sound computer and keyboard skills;
  • Demonstrated commitment to quality customer service;
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team; and
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

About you

You are interested in library services and in providing high quality customer services to the community. You will be organised, self motivated and the ability to work as part of a team.

What we offer

In undertaking this key role in our diverse organisation you will be offered a range of  benefits, including 4 weeks annual leave, access to DRC fitness passport program, wellbeing program and access to salary sacrificed child care. Furthermore DRC also offers flexible working conditions, learning and development opportunities, generous leave allowances and has an active Social Club.

Dubbo Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.

Please refer to the attached Position Description for the entire scope of essential and desirable criteria which all applicants must meet.

This position requires a pre employment health assessment.  Please refer to the attached Job Demands document for the physical requirements of the position.

Salary: $25,315 - $29,419 pro-rata per annum, plus superannuation.

Closing Date: 4.00 pm Friday 20 September 2019

Enquiries: Dubbo Libraries Coordinator 02 6801 4513

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