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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Position vacant - Senior Librarian ACU

Senior Librarian
·         Support academic and research outputs
·         Full-time, continuing appointment
·         Located at our McAuley Campus at Banyo

Australian Catholic University (ACU) is an inclusive community which welcomes students and staff of all beliefs. ACU has over 2,500 staff supporting more than 34,000 students across seven campuses – Adelaide, Ballarat, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, North Sydney and Strathfield.
As valued members of our community, all staff members are expected to have an understanding of ACU's mission and values and to demonstrate an active contribution to them.
ACU Library's mission is to enable and enrich the teaching, learning and research endeavours of the University by delivering flexible access to extensive and relevant information resources and by providing quality services and facilities.
As a senior member of the Library Academic and Research Services (LARS) Team, the Senior Librarian provides a full range of library services to students and staff of assigned Faculties, Research Institutes and Directorates on campus. More specifically you will:
·         maintain strong, sustainable relationships with academic and research units, developing an understanding of curriculum and research needs
·         optimise researchers' output by providing discipline-related research support and information services
·         apply protocols in response to the research and pedagogic requirements of the discipline(s) supported
·         provide high quality research consultations, Reference Services, and individual assistance to students and staff.

You will need:
·         an undergraduate or postgraduate degree in Library Science or Information Management (eligibility for professional membership of ALIA)
·         demonstrated experience in liaising with customer client groups preferably in an academic library
·         evidence of ability to show commitment with integrity to the Catholic Identity, Mission and ethos of the University
·         delivery of academic information literacy and research support programs, delivered online and face to face.

The University pursues an excellence agenda and offers an environment where staff are welcomed and safe, and valued through development, participation and involvement.
How to Apply:
Total remuneration valued to $96,241 - $104,161 pa, including salary component $81,325 - $88,017 pa (HEW Level 7), employer contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
General enquiries can be directed to Kelly Dann, Senior Library Coordinator (LARS), (07) 3623 7122.
To obtain the Position Description and apply online go to http://careers.acu.edu.au/caw/en/job/972331. Applicants are expected to address all selection criteria listed in the position description. 

Applications Close:  Monday, 20 February 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Position vacant - Senior Liaison Librarian, Townsville

James Cook University, Library & Information Services is currently recruiting for the following position:  Senior Liaison Librarian, Townsville.

The Senior Liaison Librarian is responsible for the development, delivery and assessment of library liaison services that contribute to the University’s learning, teaching and research.  The incumbent coordinates a proactive cross-campus team of librarians and partners with other professional and academic staff to integrate and embed digital and information literacies into the curricula to enhance student learning. 

The Senior Liaison Librarian provides specialist consultation services for discipline based scholarly information and communications to researchers and scholars. 

For a copy of the Position Description and to apply online go to: https://www.jcu.edu.au/careers-at-jcu/vacancies/professional-and-technical-jobs.

Please note applications close on the 26th February at 11.59pm.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Position vacant: Metadata Services Specialist, SLQ

Metadata Services Specialist
Discovery, Content Development
State Library of Queensland
Applications are now open for the Metadata Services Specialist role:

Title : Metadata Services Specialist
Branch / Program: Content Development
Classification: PO3
Position status: Full-Time
Duration: Permanent
Enquiries: Karen Stone (07) 3842 9165, Karen.Stone@slq.qld.gov.au

Applications Close Thursday 2 February 2017

To be considered for this role, please provide the following information to the selection panel for assessment of your suitability:

  • Your current résumé, including two (2) referees from the last two years who have a thorough knowledge of your work performance and conduct. Please ensure that one of the referees is your current or immediate past supervisor.
  • A three (3) page maximum statement outlining your suitability for this position which separately addresses each of the assessment criteria outlined under ‘Are you the right person for the job?’ 

Instructions for submitting an application are in the Role Description as are duties and responsibilities.

Closing Date: 02 February 2017. Please submit your application via Smart Jobs.

For any questions please contact the enquiries officer listed above.

Position vacant: Resource Delivery Officer, UQ Library

Dear All,

The University of Queensland Library is currently recruiting for the following position:

Resource Delivery Officer
Information Systems and Resource Services

This position is responsible for the co-ordination and operation of the document delivery team.  This includes daily work flows and the supervision of Library Assistants and Service Support Assistants.

·         Supervise tasks, monitor workloads
·         Train library staff in related duties
·         Create and review procedures and workflows and practices
·         Liaise with stakeholders on document delivery activities including external vendors and suppliers
·         Investigate requesting and supply anomalies
·         Prepare financial, statistical and management reports

This is a continuing, full-time position and is located at the St Lucia campus.

Further details are available on UQJobs (search under the Job Reference Number 499988 or through the attached link)
Applications close: 12 February 2017 (11:55 pm – E. Australian Standard time)
Please circulate to relevant staff.

Kind regards,


Monday, January 16, 2017

Position vacant: Repository Resource Librarian, QUT

QUT is currently recruiting for the following position. If you are experienced with library and repository management systems, possess digital literacy, analytical and problem-solving skills, and are committed to efficient management and high quality client service, we need you to join our team providing effective access to resources in the Library's digital repository collections.

Repository Resource Librarian
Fixed-term, part-time (14.5 hours per week) until 31 December 2017, Kelvin Grove campus
Salary level $74,385 to $80,543 pa (HEW6) (Full-time equivalent)
Plus Superannuation: 9.5% employer contribution

Closes 26th January 2017.

Friday, December 16, 2016

Position vacant: Liaison Librarian, Charles Darwin University

Charles Darwin University Library is currently recruiting for the following position:

Liaison Librarian
Continuing full-time appointment
Salary Level 6/7 plus superannuation and 6 weeks’ annual leave
Casuarina Campus
Further details: https://t.co/6G4RcICBNX

This is an opportunity to join a fun, collaborative and dynamic team with lots of opportunity for input into how the service develops.
The current Liaison Team details are available at http://www.cdu.edu.au/library/how/librarians.html#LILLteam.

Closes 16th January 2017.

Position vacant: Librarian, Southern Cross University Library

Applications are invited for the following position:

Library Services
Coffs Harbour Campus
Vacancy ID: 16085

Full details available at

Vacancies at UNE: Senior Research Publications and Data Librarian; Senior Researcher Services Librarian

The University Library at UNE is in the implementation stage of its new structure.  The following vacant positions are new and we are seeking enthusiastic individuals to join the library and contribute to its future directions.

·         Senior Research Publications and Data Librarian (HEO7)

·         Senior Researcher Services Librarian (HEO7)

For a copy of the position descriptions and to apply online go to http://www.une.edu.au/jobs-at-une/current-vacancies

Applications close:   8 January 2017

Friday, December 2, 2016

QULOC Executive Officer, 2017-2019

QULOC is seeking an Executive Officer for a two year period commencing February 2017. The QULOC Executive Officer works closely with the Convenor, and provides executive support to the University Librarians' Committee and the QULOC Working Parties. The position is expected to be filled by secondment or other fixed term arrangement and is for 21.75 hours (3 days) per week for two years.  Applications are sought from suitably qualified library staff.  The salary will be in the range of HEW 7, however staff currently classified at a higher level may be considered for the position without compromising their normal salary.

The position requires a broad knowledge of the issues being considered by QULOC and its Working Parties, high-level communication and organisational skills, demonstrated initiative and ability to work without close supervision.

Further information can be obtained from Justine Cawley on 0434 601 827 or (07) 3284 5436, or email quloc.exec.officer@gmail.com

To apply, please download the Executive Officer Duty Statement and Selection Criteria from the QULOC website.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Positions vacant: University of New England Library

The University Library at UNE is in the implementation stage of its new structure.  They are seeking enthusiastic individuals for the following vacant positions to join the library and contribute to its future directions.

Closing date 13 November:
Research Data Librarian
Learning and Teaching Services Librarian (4 positions)

Closing date 20 November:
Senior Research Publications and Data Librarian

For a copy of the position descriptions and to apply online go to http://www.une.edu.au/jobs-at-une/current-vacancies