Parliament of Tasmania - Employment Opportunity




Salary:           The salary band is $113,694 - $121,428.  Other work conditions broadly relate to those applying to State Service employees.

Location:       Parliament House, Hobart

The role of the Parliamentary Librarian is to manage, direct, lead and coordinate activities and staff of the Tasmanian Parliamentary Library and the Parliamentary Research Service. 

The position oversees the development, maintenance and preservation of the special collections in the Parliament, including the Parliamentary Museum.  The Parliamentary Librarian operates this branch of Parliamentary administration with a significant degree of autonomy in a complex specialised environment.

Information and Inquiries:

Statement of Duties

The successful applicant will be appointed jointly by the Speaker and the President under the provisions of the Parliamentary Privilege Act 1898 for a five year term with provision for renewal beyond the initial term.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons and must address the selection criteria. Further enquiries may be directed to Mr Shane Donnelly, Clerk of the House of Assembly, Telephone (03) 6212 2374.

Applications in writing should be forwarded to the Secretary, Library Committee, Parliament House, Hobart by close of business on Friday 7 April 2017. Email address for application purposes is


The Parliament of Tasmania is an Equal Opportunity Employer