Library Technician (Home Library Services / Technical Services)

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Rita Hardy
Contact Number
(03) 8311 4111
Location
Moreland City Council, VIC

 

Library Technician (Home Library Services / Technical Services)

Job No: MOR59 | Location: Coburg

  • $69K - $73K + Super
  • Includes evenings and weekends
  • Permanent ongoing full-time position

ABOUT MORELAND

At Moreland our diverse community is vibrant and full of energy, with an array of community services and place making, fabulous festivals, cool pools, libraries and a recently designed gallery space, scenic bike paths and a community of artists and creative industries and shops. We are a progressive cosmopolitan council with 180,000 residents and with ambitions for environmental sustainability, social justice and community wellbeing. Moreland's Civic Centre is located in Coburg, just 8 kilometres north of Melbourne’s CBD, with excellent public transport options, great food and cafés, providing Moreland to be a great place to live, work and play.

Find out more about Moreland here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4FiM3A5hS9Y

ABOUT THE ROLE

Ensuring provision of a library service to those who are housebound is a tailored and trusted service that Moreland City Libraries is proud to provide. Currently, we are seeking a Library Technician to engage with the community in providing high quality customer service and contribute to the Home Library Services team, selecting appropriate materials for Home Library Service members, and organising regular deliveries of materials. 

In performing this role some of your key responsibilities will be to engage with our diverse community to provide excellent customer service. Assist with library initiatives to bridge the digital divide. Select materials for Home Library Service members. Undertake initial interview and needs assessments of new Home Library Service members. Maintain Home Library Service records. Undertake basic PC and library equipment troubleshooting. Provide general administrative support.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO PERFORM THIS ROLE 

  • Diploma of Library and Information Services or equivalent
  • Demonstrated high level of computer literacy
  • Good teamwork and communication skills
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Excellence in service provision to all sections of the community
  • Demonstrated experience in basic library administration
  • Fluency in a community language is desirable
  • A current Victorian Driver’s Licence and Working with Children Check

WHAT THIS ROLE CAN OFFER  

  • Fortnightly RDO
  • The opportunity to work alongside a dynamic and supportive team
  • Salary sacrifice options
  • Extensive opportunities for training and career development

For further information please contact Rita Hardy on (038311 4111.

Applications close:  5pm, 1 December 2020. (*in the case that we receive a high volume of applications we may close this advert before the closing date).

Before submitting an application please view the Position Description. Please note that when applying for this role, you will be required to attached your valid Drivers Licence and WWCC. Please have this ready when completing your application

Moreland City Council is proudly diverse and an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, people with disability, and people from every culture, gender and sexuality identity, age and ethnic background. Moreland City Council is committed to being a Child Safe organisation and has zero tolerance for child abuse.

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