Library Officer

$47,732 - $52,745 yearly
  • Victoria State Government - Education and Training
  • Preston VIC, Australia
  • 14 Jul, 2021
Part time - Permanent Library Services

Job Description

  • Contemporary and dynamic team environment
  • Ongoing, Part-Time (22.8 hours per week)
  • Continual professional development and learning
  • PACCT 2 ($47,732 - $52,745 pro-rata)

About the Organisation:
Melbourne Polytechnic Institute offers not only a different way to learn: we also offer a different way to work. We believe in the importance of a good work-life balance and offer a range of benefits to support our staff to achieve their best. We have a flexible and supportive culture and we’re always on the lookout for skilled, motivated individuals to join us.

About the role:
As a library officer, you will be delivering contemporary, dynamic and engaging library and customer service experiences to staff and current students as well as potential students within our library.

You will support staff and students to seek, access and interpret information and information resources as well as providing digital literacy assistance to students. We strive to continually improve our services and as a library officer you will be involved in library project teams aimed at improving the services we provide to staff and students.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Relevant library qualification recognised by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) OR progress towards library qualifications and relevant experience in an academic, public or educational library setting.
  • Achievement in the provision of quality customer service to ensure positive customer interactions with a diverse range of clients with varying needs.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a positive team member in a customer focused environment, including working collaboratively to support and encourage others and proven time management and organisational skills.
  • High level verbal and written communication skills including the ability to confidently promote and market library services to clients with varying needs.

Want to find out more? Check out the position description and submit your application as soon as you can.

*Applicants must address the selection criteria in the Position Description

Applications will only be considered from candidates that have the appropriate approval to work in Australia.

Melbourne Polytechnic promotes a workplace that actively seeks to include, welcome and value the unique contributions of all people.

Melbourne Polytechnic encourages Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, LGBTIQ+ and from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this job, with age being no barrier.


Not Applicable

School Type


Job Closing Date

28 Jul, 2021