Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries is seeking qualified applicants for Public Services Assistant (PSA) positions at Stevenson Community Library. This is a great opportunity for individuals who have a passion for working with the public and want to make a positive impact in their communities. The primary responsibilities of a Public Services Assistant are assisting with patrons and books in the library branches. A typical day could include these tasks:
- Assisting patrons on the phone and in person with questions regarding library services and technology
- Creating or updating patron accounts
- Shelving materials
- Checking materials in and out
The ideal candidate will be flexible and have strong customer service skills and great attention to detail. This position frequently requires these physical abilities:
- Lift up to 35 pounds
- Push and pull book carts and book return bins on wheels
- Bend, kneel, and reach to shelve books
- Stand for extended periods of time
The position schedule is Monday through Friday, 8 am–5 pm. Please see the position description below for a more detailed list of job duties and requirements.
The compensation for this position begins at $13.72 per hour with an excellent benefits package including health insurance, life insurance, and accidental death and dismemberment benefits; short term and long term disability benefits; Washington State PERS retirement; and paid time off.
Application deadline: September 3, 2019
PSA orientation and assessment: September 13, 2019
Interviews: September 19, 2019