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Carterton District Council is a vibrant, hard working council who strive for excellence. Recruiting new employees for our team is coordinated by our Human Resources department.

Current vacancies are listed below:

Branch Librarian 

Do you enjoy working in a vibrant diverse environment, have a passion for your community while providing exceptional customer service? Then the Branch Librarian role at the Carterton District Library will be of interest to you.

Our team take pride in being responsive to our residents, customers and the wider community. We are looking for someone who offers attention to detail and a warm friendly approach to customers.

Sitting within the Community Services Team and reporting to the Wairarapa Library Service Manager, you will understand the importance of being a team player in a busy environment. No day will be the same, but your ability to multitask with a proactive attitude will mean your contribution to the team is valuable.

You will be passionate about providing exceptional customer service and have experience in working in a library.  You will be managing a small team of dedicated library assistants on a day to day basis so experience of staff management would be advantageous.

Ideally you will have experience of the Kotui library system or a similar product. You will be computer literate and be comfortable providing technological assistance to customers.

You will have the ability to produce reports and requests for data within tight timeframes, and cataloguing experience would be advantageous.

An ability to work professionally in a political environment is a must.

Highly motivated and well organised individuals who enjoy a fast-paced active team environment, with a touch of quirkiness, are encouraged to apply.

This role is permanent full time – 40 hours per week.

If you think that you’ve got what we want, send your covering letter and C.V. to Casey Spencer, Democratic Services Coordinator, Carterton District Council –

Applications will close at 5:00pm, Monday 2 March 2020.