librarian in eastern suburbs melbourne

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eastern suburbs melbourne, victoria
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government & defence
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job description

We are representing an Eastern local council within Victorian Government to seek talent within the Library Services. This is a well established government that will assist you in developing and expanding your public sector experience.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing effective and efficient library and information services to all Library users.
  • Supervising staff and efficient operation of front-of-house Library Services as rostered Librarian, providing a responsive and flexible service.
  • Supporting the delivery of high quality library programs that support learning, literacy and social inclusion.
  • Contributing to the development of content to the Libraries’ web presence. (Virtual Library)
  • Assisting library users in lending and kiosk functions such as PC bookings, online access catalogue, website, photocopier/printers and other library tasks and technologies
  • Assisting and manager issues related to borrowing and returning of library materials

To be successful, you will possess:

  • Previous relevant librarian experience within the public sector
  • Experience in information service provision to people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
  • Demonstrated experience or qualification, in the delivery of public and/or staff training programs.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of contemporary literature and current information sector trends in public libraries.
  • Demonstrated ability to network and liaise with a range of internal, private and community agencies and individuals.
  • Demonstrated ability to evaluate and utilise print and electronic resources.
  • Demonstrated ability to keep professional knowledge up-to-date with proven track record.
  • Excellent influencing, oral and written communication skills.

What is in it for you?

This role offers great pay and opportunities for development with the public sector. This role will allow you to broaden your experience, contribute to the impactful work of local councils and more importantly, allow you to work with great people and a driven, unique culture.

Please note that this role will be temporary however there may be a view for extension.

Sounds like you? Please press APPLY NOW or for further information, please call or email Mimi Huynh on (02) 8095 1637 or

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


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educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma