Mobile Library Assistant (Part time)

Job No: LCC1005
Location: Lismore, NSW

The important stuff:

  • Part Time: 16 hour week
  • Salary: A salary range from $32.17 per hour + superannuation 
  • Full position description: Click here
  • Contact: For a confidential discussion please contact Lucy Kinsley, acting Manager RTRL on 02 66255193.
  • Closing date: 29 September 2022 at 4:00pm

Who we are:

The Team:  RTRL is a library service made up of four regional councils with Lismore City Council being the executive council that oversee and administer the Libraries in the local Government areas of Tweed, Byron Bay, Ballina and Lismore. We are a multi skilled team who want to help our community expand their mind, broaden their horizons and learn new things. Whether it’s finding a great story to read, accessing online services or joining a playgroup, we are here to support our community and provide free services that make life better by responding to community needs and interests. 

The organisation: Lismore City Council are committed to making a valuable difference in the community in which we live, work and play. We are a diverse organisation that is made up of many disciplines all working towards the same end goal. We offer a broad range of career opportunities for everyone and encourage and support our teams to develop their skills and build their careers here in the Northern Rivers.

To find out more about our diverse and colourful region, click here.

You are:

  • Self motivated and proactive
  • Accepting of new ideas and embrace change
  • Someone with a drive for improvement
  • Customer focused 
  • Able to prioritise and schedule work and meet deadlines

You will:

  • Assist in maintaining and providing access to library collections in the mobile library to meet patron needs and organisational priorities
  • Communicate effectively with library patrons to meet their information needs
  • Assist in processing, sorting, filing and handling library materials
  • Participate in process and service improvement projects in the team
  • Use automated information systems, databases and other technology for a range of processing and service tasks to ensure service and business targets are met

You'll love:

  • Working within a passionate and professional team
  • Working in an organisation that supports and encourages growth and development
  • Feeling supported by an organisation that genuinely cares about your wellbeing

Please note:  An HC Drivers License is a requirement of this role. 

Conditions of Employment: Conditions of employment are in the Local Government (State) Award and relevant Council policy, procedures and agreements 

Pre-employment Screening: There will be a series of pre-employment checks including health assessments (includes Confidential Medical Statement) and receipt of copies of relevant qualifications and reference checks. We will also require a criminal history check.

Working with Children Check

In accordance with the requirement for ‘Working with Children' anyone starting a new, paid job in child-related work must apply for the Working With Children Check (WWCC). This is a requirement for this position and it is the responsibility of the successful applicant to have undertaken the WWCC and the ‘Clearance to Work with Children’ provided to Council prior to commencement. For further information on how to apply please refer to the Office of Children's Guardian website.

No paper applications will be accepted therefore all applications are to be submitted online through Council's portal prior to the deadline outlined above.

We are no longer accepting late applications therefore please allow yourself enough time to submit your application prior to the deadline outlined above.



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