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Knowledge & Information Research Centre Student

Date: Apr 30, 2019

Location: AU

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 20475 

Job Category: Administration/Support; Student 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.


Hatch's Knowledge & Information Research Centre (KIRC) provide access to accurate, pertinent and timely information to help our employees execute client assignments and projects proficiently. We work as a team to keep our colleagues up to date with cutting edge information on discpline practices, industry knowledge, best practices and standards.


Hatch is currently seeking Students enrolled in Library and Information Services or a similar degree/diploma to join our Brisbane team. We are looking for students with strong communication and interpersonal skills, a positive 'can do' attitude, and an understanding on information and knowledge management. The position will allow candidates to directly apply and develop their knowledge in information management, research, and knowledge management on a weekly casual basis.


Responsibilities will include:

  • Cataloguing new materials
  • Research and reference services under supervision
  • Circulation activities – checking in and out technical publications
  • Serials management and distribution
  • Reference assistance for staff (e.g. answering users’ questions in person, by email, Skype or telephone)
  • KIRC website update using SharePoint
  • Updating monthly KIRC newsletter
  • Document delivery of articles and interlibrary loans
  • Media monitoring (custom current awareness news)
  • Assist with knowledge management initiatives and programs


Minimum Requirements:

  • Working towards a library and/or information research degree/diploma
  • Teamwork skills as well as work independently
  • Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills
  • An ability to think laterally and innovatively
  • Passion and drive to make a real difference


To apply, please include:

  • CV, cover letter and current academic transcript


To be consider for this position, applications must be submitted via

Have a question? Contact our friendly Hatch Recruitment Team at


As an accredited Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (WGEA) and Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Within Australia, supporting and encouraging a flexible workplace, we offer our employees comprehensive benefits, including up to 12 weeks leave per year as part of our Lifestyle Leave Program. If you have any special needs requirements, please discuss with us and we will do our utmost to accommodate your request.


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