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Library Officer - Karratha

Date Added Closing date Reference number Salary
12 Feb 2019 26 Feb 2019
10 345

Ref: 10345

Salary Package: $90,791 per annum plus super (Inclusive of Library loading)

Come for a career and stay for a lifestyle!

The City of Karratha is offering an opportunity for an experienced and self-motivated Library Officer, to assist our Library Services team. This exciting position is predominately based in Karratha however may be required to work across other City Libraries. This position offers an attractive salary and a range of other benefits including:

  • Allowances
  • Six weeks annual leave
  • 13% Superannuation
  • Wellness program

The Library Officer is responsible for providing quality customer service to the community and users across the City of Karratha libraries, through the maintenance and development of library and information services and community programs. Good interpersonal skills and effective teamwork are required for this position. All employees are expected to work in accordance with the City of Karratha’s values.

The role will also assist in the management of the collection and the development of programs and activities that cater to our patrons with additional needs and our Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CaLD) communities.

The successful candidates will possess: 

  • Completion of year 12 or equivalent (desirable)
  • Tertiary qualifications in, or progress towards Library Services qualification or a related field (desirable)
  • Working with Children Check or be eligible to obtain one
  • Provide First Aid Certificate (desirable)
  • Current C class driver’s licence
  • National (or Federal) Police Certificate (no more than 6 months old), or willing to obtain one

Applications are to include a CV and a covering letter (max 2 pages) indicating your ability to meet the role requirements.

For further enquiries, please contact Jenna Cunningham on 9186 8543.

Applications are to be received by no later than 4.00pm, Tuesday 26th February 2019. They are to be marked “Private and Confidential” and emailed to, delivered in person to our Welcome Road Admin Officer or sent via post to PO Box 219, Karratha WA 6714.