Library Officer

Job Description

Library Officer

Council is seeking to appoint three (3) casual Library Officers to contribute to Council’s success.

  • Casual work | Genuine work/life balance
  • Make valuable connections within the community
  • Located in Gladstone

About the Role

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.

You will bring: 

  • Demonstrated relevant experience, knowledge and skills working in a similar environment or in a customer service interfacing role.
  • Skills and experience recording, reconciling and processing financial transactions, including cash handling.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team and independently.
  • Sound communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills to liaise with a diverse client base.
  • Proficient keyboard skills and experience using Microsoft Office Suite and operating corporate business systems.
  • Must be eligible and willing to obtain on appointment, a positive notice Working with Children Blue Card.
  • Legally able to drive a motor vehicle in Queensland.

Why work for GRC?

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.

  • We are fortunate to live in an attractive, growing region and proud to provide opportunity for personal growth and career development for our employees. 
  • We offer opportunities to grow your career within a progressive local government organisation and work in 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 offer a range of employee benefits including free physiotherapy, support services 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, a pre-employment medical or a skills assessment.

Council is committed to connecting with the Gladstone Regional community which values diversity and inclusion and encourages you to bring your whole self to work.  First Nations people are encouraged to apply.