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Library Officer Full-time Job

4 weeks ago   Nursing   Townsville region   3 views
Job Details

The Townsville Hospital and Health Service vision is world-class healthcare for northern Queensland.
Our purpose is `great care every day'.

The opportunity

  • Provide frontline library client services to staff in the Townsville Health and Hospital Service.
  • Deliver financial management and other support services associated with health libraries.

Employment Term

  • Fixed Term Temporary full-time, commencing 08/05/2023 - 30/06/2023 (with a possibility of an extension - not exceeding six months).

Role requirements

The ideal applicant will be someone who has proven ability and can demonstrate the following:

  • Demonstrated ability to manage the inter-library loan and document supply services and system to ensure requests from clients are processed in a timely manner and within key performance measures.
  • Demonstrated ability in managing, circulation, and acquisitions functions of the library information management system and ensure maintenance of library stock and journal collection maintenance.
  • Demonstrated ability in providing reference and research support services to clients using resources available through the Townsville Health Library, Clinical Knowledge Network (CKN), intranet and internet.
  • Demonstrated ability in providing instruction and support to clients in accessing the physical and online resources and services available to THHS staff.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills consultation and effective communication with clients at all levels in the organisation, external agencies and the general public.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team member and establish successful work priorities.

Please refer to the Role Description for further details.


Unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Company Description
Queensland Health is a dynamic organisation committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and wellbeing for all Queenslanders. Through a network of 16 Hospital and Health Services and the Mater Hospitals, Queensland Health delivers a range of integrated services including hospital inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, community and mental health services, aged care services and public health and health promotion programs.