Public Services Assistant – Blaine Library

The Whatcom County Library System (WCLS) is accepting applications for a full-time Public Services Assistant (PSA)  position at the Blaine Library *This job opportunity does not represent a new position, but rather a replacement position at WCLS.* The PSA assists patrons at library branches by providing a high level of customer service in a complete range of patron services. Requires Associates Degree and one or more years’ relevant experience or equivalent combination, excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to speak and understand English. This is a full-time position with forty (40) regularly scheduled weekly hours. This position is compensated at Pay Level 7 on WCLS Salary Structure. Starting wage in Pay Level 7: $19.3609 per hour; maximum wage in Pay Level 7: $27.1053 per hour. Additional $0.30 per hour Bilingual Pay premium available for employees who pass a language assessment in ASL, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, or Ukrainian. Excellent benefits including Social Security, pension retirement options, long-term disability insurance, and medical, dental, and optical insurance available for employees and their families;  All full-time employees shall accrue time off with pay in accordance with the accrual schedule, starting with 8 hours of vacation time per month and 8 hours of sick time per month, and 12 paid holidays per year (pro-rated in proportion to actual hours worked when less than 40 hours per week). All employees are eligible to utilize company provided Employee Assistance Program (EAP). WCLS offers voluntary optional benefits to all employees, such as deferred compensation program (DCP), and supplemental benefits through Colonial Life. This position is represented by AFSCME Union, Local 1581. Apply by 5:00 pm, Friday, June 9, 2023. Learn more about this exciting opportunity and how to apply by clicking on the job posting linked below.

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