Snr Libraries & Council Serv Asst

Date: 22-Jun-2022

Location: West Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

  • Excellent 38hour per week position, based in Helensville
  • Be a part of an excellent team environment
  • Make a positive impact witin your community 


He angitūtanga: The opportunity

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Helensville Library Team as a Senior Libraries and Council Services Assistant.


The position is a perfect opportunity for someone seeking that next step in their development journey. Helensville Library and Service Centre is an integrated site offering a range of programmes and services, from children's activities and adult programmes that are driven by community need, through to taking rates payments and lodging applications. You will be the senior staff member on site when the Place Manger and Senior Librarian are unavailable. 


This 38 hour per week position, currently working Monday to Friday, however occasional Saturdays will be required to cover leave and illness.


He kōrero mōu: About you:   

We are seeking an adaptable colleague who can demonstrate the following:


  • Interest in developing an understanding of Te Ao Māori values and principles
  • Enjoys working in a fun supportive whānau environment
  • Able to work as part of our senior team and willing to take charge when required
  • Understanding that learning and continued development of skills vital to our work
  • Is passionate about working with people and would like to gain experience developing, promoting and delivering programmes and events
  • Is confident with technology and able to support customers to successfully use information resources and devices
  • Has strong communication skills
  • Is flexible and demonstrates a collaborative approach to your work
  • Pays attention to detail and has excellent organisational and time management skills


Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer
We offer a fun and supportive working environment, with a team who are passionate about community engagement.


Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.


Employees in receipt of salary protection and/or on the predecessor Council terms and conditions of employment, please note that the salary protection and/or predecessor Council terms and conditions, including relocation, apply to your current position. Should you change to a new position (other than any secondment) you will be issued with a new employment letter of offer with current Auckland Council terms and conditions.


Auckland Council strongly encourages our employees to be fully vaccinated.