State Library of Western Australia
Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries
Manager Collection Care
Level 7, $117,725 - $126,033 pa, PSGO CSA GA (2017)
About the State Library
The State Library provides valued services to the community through:
- COLLECTIONS that tell the stories of Western Australia
- CONNECTIONS that build a trusted knowledge and learning network for Western Australian
Our Strategic Plan 2018-2020 objectives are:
- A State Library for everyone
- One that embraces digital transformation
- And builds skills for the future
Role of Directorate
The Collection Services Directorate is responsible for the Library’s physical and digital collections and associated data through collection activities and systems encompassing acquisition, process, storage, preservation, digitisation, distribution and access.
This is a full-time, permanent vacancy.
A current National Police Clearance Certificate (no older than 6 months).
Whilst this selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy, applicants for this position may be considered for ‘similar’ vacancies within the Department and/or the wider public sector which arise within a reasonable period of time. In addition to this, should the successful applicant decline or vacate the advertised position, then the next most suitable applicant may also be selected from this process. Future vacancies may be considered for permanent and fixed term, part- time and full- time positions.
This position is located in the Perth Cultural Centre hub close to Yagan Square and the bustling café, tourist and shopping districts.
The purpose of this position is to provide the strategic leadership and direction for preservation, conservation and storage practices of the Collection Care team ensuring, resources are appropriately managed and deployed.
Responsibilities include leading policy and research, developing strategic partnerships, and having oversight of all team functions.
As part of the Directorate’s management team, this position also participates in strategic planning and contributes to the development and implementation of directorate projects and programs which contribute to the State Library’s strategic direction.
How to apply for this position
- Applicants are required to apply on-line and must provide;
- a comprehensive CV
- a 3 to 4, A4 page (maximum) outline on your skills and knowledge in relation to the Essential Work Related Requirements that are listed on the attached Job Description Form
- a completed Application Form
- For further details on how to apply please read the attached ‘Applicant Information Package’.
To submit your application, please click on the Apply for Job button.
If you are unable to apply online, please refer to the attached Applicant Information Package (section ‘Submitting Your Application’).
If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact the helpline on 1300 733 056 (Option 3) during business hours for further assistance.
Please note that all of the Essential Work Related Requirements will be assessed at some stage during the selection process.
For further job related information, please contact Michelle Brennand on (08) 9427 3175 (not to be contacted for an Applicant Information Package).
NO FAXED, LATE OR PROFORMA APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED
To avoid last minute congestion of the system which may result in your application being received after the closing time and therefore not be eligible, please endeavour to submit your application well before the closing time.
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