Public Services Assistant – Lummi Cultural Liaison

The Whatcom County Library System (WCLS) is accepting applications for a part-time Public Services Assistant (PSA) – Lummi Cultural Liaison position at the Ferndale Library. *This job opportunity does not represent a new position, but rather a replacement position at WCLS.* The PSA Cultural Liaison provides a complete range of library services and develops and maintains connections with patrons, organizations, and others, with a focus on the Lummi Nation. Requires High School Diploma or equivalent, and three or more years’ relevant experience (such as customer service experience) or equivalent combination, and excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to speak and understand English. 32 regularly scheduled weekly hours, plus substitute hours. This position is compensated at Pay Level 8 on WCLS Salary Structure. Starting range in Pay Level 8 is $20.3260-$21.5456 per hour depending on experience. Min wage in Pay level 8 is $20.3260 per hour- Max wage in Pay Level 8 is $28.4634 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.  Please apply by 5:00pm on Friday, 4/7/2023. Learn more about this exciting opportunity and get details on how to apply by clicking on the Job Posting below.

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