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Archival Support Officer - Storage consolidation & analysis - APS 2 (Non,ongoing up to 30 June 2024)

Job No: 496442
Work Type: Full time
Location: Melbourne

The Corporate Services, Project Hub has been established to lead work on business improvements and new business initiatives arising from the Tune Review, 10-year strategy, and other emerging priorities. The Project Hub is responsible for the overall governance, assurance and reporting of National Archives’ formal projects.

The National Archives is seeking an Archival Support Officer to support storage projects in the Victoria office. The successful applicant will be required to undertake routine tasks including physical handling and movements of archival records. Carry out quality checking of archival records in various databases, collect information from physical items and assist with the preparation of statistics and project reports. 

The position holder will possess or have the ability to develop a sound working knowledge of archival principles and processes including records handling and be willing to work within and between repository and office areas.

Eligibility: Applicants must be Australian citizens and be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance at Baseline.

Requirement: You must be willing and be able to meet the inherent physical requirements of this role which includes repetitive, sedentary, screen-based work and/or the ability to pack, sort, lift and relocate records in accordance with established work health and safety practices and archival principles.

How to apply: Applications must be submitted via our online e-recruitment system. Applicants must in 1000 words or less outline the skills and relevant experience you would bring to this role. Please refer to the position description for this role.

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