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Thursday, May 17, 2018

QULOC PD Scholarship Webinars – Tuesdays in June 2018



QULOC PD Scholarship Webinars – Tuesdays in June 2018


The Staffing Issues Working Party invites you to join the QULOC PD Scholarship webinars to hear from recent scholarship recipients. Hosted by Sue Hutley, Convenor SIWP, the recipients will briefly describe their PD event, takeaways, and applications to their work, workplace and QULOC.

Webinar 1  - Tuesday 12 June 3pm Register here
  •        Kylie Poulton, Griffith University – VALA 2018
  •           Rachel Peate, Bond University -  VALA 2018

Webinar 2 - Tuesday 26 June 2pm Register here
  •           Jill Rogers, QUT – Digital Library Federation Forum & Digital Preservation Conference, Pittsburgh, USA 2017.
  •           Alice Leutchford, James Cook University - Australian Law Librarians Association Conference 2018.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

The webinars will be recorded and available from the QULOC wiki.

Contact:  Executive Officer quloc.exec.officer@gmail.com




Thursday, March 8, 2018

USC positions x 2

USC is currently recruiting for two ongoing 0.6 Library Assistant positions at the Sunshine Coast campus at Sippy Downs.  Details are available on the USC website .

Expression of Interest Application Support Officer (2 positions) Content & Client Services State Library of Queenslan

Expression of Interest
Application Support Officer (2 positions)
Content & Client Services
State Library of Queensland
BRANCH/PORTFOLIO:             Content & Client Services
CLASSIFICATION:                     AO5   
POSITION STATUS:                  Temporary, Flexible Full-Time            
DURATION:                                 26 March 2018 to 8 June 2018 (with possibility of extension)
ENQUIRIES:                                Vicki Bates, Lead, Digital Library Initiatives
                                                      Vicki.bates@slq.qld.gov.au  (07) 3842 7876


Current State Library of Queensland employees (including casuals) are invited to submit an application for this vacancy.  Employees are encouraged to forward this EOI to anyone that may be suitable and interested in applying for this vacancy.

The position
In this role you will have specific responsibilities supporting the Ex Libris suite of products: Primo (Primo certification preferred), Alma (Alma certification preferred), and DigiTool.  Digital Library Initiatives branch focuses of the continuous improvement of the online discovery experience for State Library clients and staff.  The team provides technical expertise, works with and supports all users of the library applications to ensure that the systems are optimised to meet user needs and shape efficiencies.

Duties and responsibilities include:
·         Assisting with workflow analysis and changes, manage and/or collaborate on projects utilising library applications and web technologies to enhance access to State Library collections and services.
·         Facilitating the delivery of high quality resource discovery services to support the users of the State Library, both onsite and offsite in accordance with established service standards, ensuring software is exploited to maximum capability.
·         Consulting and liaising with State Library business units, project teams, and external organisations to identify and document business needs, objectives and operational procedures relevant to the resource discovery of content and services.
·         Coordinating and participating in functionality testing of library management systems, identifying issues, and documenting requirements.
How to apply

·         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 maximum one (1) page cover letter outlining two (2) key activities you have been involved in. These activities need to be clearly linked to the duties, responsibilities, and essential requirements of the role.

Closing Date:  13 March 2018.
Please submit your application via email to: Vicki.Bates@slq.qld.gov.au

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QUT Library jobs


QUT Library has two ongoing full time Library Adviser positions (Gardens Point and Law Library)
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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Staff Engagement: Examples and Experiences


Staff Engagement: Examples and Experiences

QULOC Staffing Issues Working Party invites you to a webinar on examples and experiences with staff engagement activities in university libraries.  


Tatum McPherson-Crowie will discuss the motivation, implementation and outcomes of Australian Catholic University Library’s StaffShare, a learning and engagement program for library staff across 6 campuses and 10 locations. The StaffShare framework was designed by the University of Michigan Library to foster cross-departmental communication and connection. The framework was tailored specifically to meet staff needs at ACU Library, in response to feedback, and utilised local technological systems and infrastructure.

Alex Kersemaker will provide a brief description of recent staff engagement activities at Charles Darwin University Library.


The webinar will be recorded and available from the QULOC wiki.

When: Wednesday 7 February 2018, 3pm – 4pm AEST Brisbane time.

Register here

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Contact:  Executive Officer quloc.exec.officer@gmail.com

Friday, January 19, 2018

Position vacant @ SLQ - A/Program Officer, Young People & Families


The following State Library of Queensland vacancy has been released on Smart Jobs and Careers.

 

JAR: QLD/SLB265552

POSITION TITLE: A/Program Officer, Young People & Families

SECTION/LOCATION: Young People & Families team, Programs & Engagement branch, Public Library Partnerships, South Bank, Brisbane

CLASSIFICATION: AO5

SALARY:  $3,079.80 - $3,347.50 per fortnight

POSITION STATUS: Temporary full-time February – December 2018

ENQUIRIES: Stella Read, 3840 7450

CLOSING DATE: Friday 2 February 2018

 

Further information can be downloaded from www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Positions Vacant - SLQ

The following State Library of Queensland vacancies have been released on Smart Jobs and Careers.

JAR: QLD/SLB265497
POSITION TITLE: Coordinator, Information Services
SECTION/LOCATION: Information Services team, Visitor & Information Services Branch, Information & Engagement, South Bank, Brisbane
CLASSIFICATION: PO4
SALARY:  $3,509.30 - $3,780.70 per fortnight
POSITION STATUS: Permanent full-time
ENQUIRIES: Linda Barron, 3840 7797
CLOSING DATE: Wednesday 7 February 2018

JAR: QLD/SLB265509
POSITION TITLE: Visitor Services Assistant
SECTION/LOCATION: Visitor & Information Services, Information & Engagement, South Bank, Brisbane
CLASSIFICATION: AO2
SALARY:  $854.21 - $1,009.39 per fortnight
POSITION STATUS: Permanent part-time 0.48FTE (Wednesday to Saturday)
ENQUIRIES: Linda Beard, 3840 7829
CLOSING DATE: Thursday 1 February 2018


Further information can be downloaded from www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Position Vacant - USQ

The following role has been advertised at USQ Library:

Digital Experience (Systems) Officer – full time contract until December 31, 2018.

Applications close January 31: http://bit.ly/2mPRequ


Contact Clare Thorpe for more information

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About QULOC

Queensland University Libraries Office of Cooperation (QULOC) is a collaborative organisation which provides a framework for information exchange, best practice development, cooperative activities and the promotion of common interests which support the teaching, learning and research needs of member institutions.

Membership comprises thirteen university libraries from Queensland,New South Wales and the Northern Territory, plus the State Library of Queensland.