Casual Library Officer

Job Description
Maxima’s Recruitment Services team embody a “candidate first” mindset and aim to ensure appropriate job matches between applicants and employers to ensure sustainable employment opportunities. The Office and Professional Recruitment team are a cohesive team who work together to support our clients and candidates to find their perfect match.

About the Role:
We are seeking applications from librarians with recent public library experience to join our casual pool of staff on a rostering basis. This role could see you working weekday, evening, and weekend shifts, sometimes at short notice. You will provide exceptional customer service and be self-motivated and physically fit for manual handling.

Duties:
• Meet and greet customers on arrival
• Administration duties including data entry
• Assist customers
• Library day to day operations
• System support in library programs and activities

About You:
• Excellent customer service skills
• Proven recent experience working in public libraries
• Proficient in the use of Library Systems such as One Card and workflows
• Available on call at short notice
• Able to work in a team and be approachable

Benefits of joining Maxima’s temporary recruitment services:
• Subsidised Skin Cancer checks
• Free yearly flu shots
• Employment Assistance Program
• Ongoing monitoring and support

Please note that due to the high volume of applicants only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

About Maxima:
Maxima is a not for profit company, established in 1985, focusing on supporting people in their pursuit of meaningful and fulfilling work. Maxima has a range of employment divisions, including; temporary and permanent recruitment services (office and professional, and labour-hire), apprenticeships and traineeships, as well as Disability Employment Services.

At Maxima we are committed to supporting positively diverse and including workforces which value all backgrounds and experiences.  We encourage applications from First Nations Peoples, people from a culturally or linguistically diverse background, people of all gender identities and people living with a disability.

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