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Castle Hill, Australia

Reference: 5748991

About the role:

Earn while you learn! The Hills Shire Council is looking for a Library Trainee who will combine study with valuable on-the-job training to gain skills and be provided with a live environment to practice knowledge learnt.

Upon completion you will receive a formal qualification - Certificate III in Library and Information Services. Commencement from February 2022.

Candidates who have completed a traineeship or qualification above Cert II in Library Studies or associated field are NOT eligible to apply for this position

Duties include:

  • Work at any of Council's libraries as rostered.
  • Process Library and Council services transactions.
  • Resolve customer face to face, phone and online enquiries.
  • Assist in the delivery of programs and activities.
  • Other duties specified by the supervisor/manager.

About you:

To be considered for this role you will be an engaged and motivated individual and will possess:

  1. HSC or equivalent
  2. Driver's License (Class C)
  3. Working with Children Check

Working with us:

THSC employees enjoy: Performance Bonuses, Learning & Development Opportunities, Active Social Club, Proactive Wellbeing Initiatives and Working for the Community.

Position details:

Temporary Full Time Role - up to 18 months, Position Number TR822, Salary: From $347.10 - $706.00 per week (dependent on how many years out of school) + Superannuation

Next steps:

Please review the Role Statement and Job Demands available on Council's Careers Page and submit your application online at by 5pm on 9 December 2021.

Employment will be subject to clearance on the following pre-employment checks: Psychometric Testing, Reference Checks, Identity Check, Drug and Alcohol Screening and Medical Check, and may also include a Criminal History and Working with Children Check.

The Hills Shire Council is committed to the principles of employment equity and diversity. We assess applications on merit and suitability related to the inherent requirements of the position. Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position.

We're seeking individuals who embrace our values and can work collaboratively to deliver quality customer services and infrastructure to The Hills Shire community.

Applications Close: 09 Dec 2021