Circulation Assistant - Central Library

Permanent - Part Time

  • Do you have outstanding customer service skills that you can bring to a changing industry?
  • Do you want to be pat of a team responsible for making a real difference to the wider community?

Hamilton City Libraries has two part-time positions of 13.5 hours/week working Monday to Sunday, available at Central Library.

Hamilton’s libraries are now providing a range of services and activities that go far beyond simply lending books. They’re a place for communities to gather, share information, work together and read recreationally, as well as participate in the wider online world.

 As the Circulation Assistant, you’ll work with a variety of people from all walks of life. On any given day you might assist a customer with navigating the internet or using a device, preparing and participating in a sessions for small children, or help a customer choose their next favourite book.

You’ll be someone who enjoys diversity, is an excellent communicator, possess strong technology skills, enjoys working with children, and someone who genuinely cares about providing exceptional customer service.

Ideally, you’ll have recent customer service experience, and be confident thinking on your feet and responding in a professional way at all times.

In return, we can offer you a committed, supportive and experienced team to work in, and the opportunity to go to work every day knowing you’re making a real contribution to Hamilton.

If this role sounds like it’s for you, we would love to hear from you.

Hamilton City Council is committed to being a high-performance organisation with people who think differently, act with integrity, make it happen and work together.

This is your chance to be part of an organisation that is committed to building a stronger economy and a more attractive city for families through the delivery of the Hamilton Plan.

All candidates will be notified of the outcome on their application via email. Short-listed candidates may be required to complete an interview process, reference checks, pre-employment medical and drug assessments, and Ministry of Justice or Police vetting check.

For further information refer to the position description available on our careers website at  

Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.

Location: Hamilton, New Zealand

Closing Date: Thursday, 27 July 2017

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Job no: GRAR756684