Librarian | APS6

We are working with a large Federal Government organisation to find an APS6 Librarian.
This contract is due to commence in December 2020 and is an initial 12 month contract.
In this position you will be responsible for:
  • Conducting complex literature searching and reference work using a range of online databases and sources
  • Undertaking evaluation, acquisition and management of information resources, both print and electronic, and the library systems which support them
  • Managing electronic information resources through their lifecycle, including selection and evaluation, digital rights management and licensing, procurement and liaison with suppliers on technical and other issues
  • Contributing to and maintaining policies and procedures for management of information assets e.g. collection development, purchasing and service delivery
In order to have your application considered, you must:
  • Be able to demonstrate experience in providing a range of library and information services in a previous position
  • Either have a degree or postgraduate qualification in Librarianship or equivalent qualification acceptable for admission as an Associate to the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA)
  • Be able to demonstrate experience with complex literature searching
For more information, please call Denise Tomlin (02 6113 7537) or Jemma Goff (02 6113 7512) from Ignite (formerly, 'The One Umbrella')
We specialise in recruiting within libraries, archives and records.  It's worth remembering that we might not post all our vacancies on job boards (Seek, LinkedIn and Ignite's website).  In some cases, we will choose to represent the candidates that we have already met and built a relationship with! Please get in touch with us to register your details so that we can be in touch about future vacancies.
For more than 30 years, Ignite has been providing our clients with candidates who specialise in accounting and finance, information management, sales, marketing, communications, HR, IT and business support. We operate out of 6 sites across Australia and work with clients from the public and private sectors, as well as not-for-profit organisations.
Canberra (Canberra)
Library and Information
Denise Tomlin