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Washington State University
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Posted: 11/16/2022
Library & Archives Paraprofessional 3
Salary: $3167/monthly - $4117/monthly

Library and Archives Paraprofessional 3

Full-time, 12-month, permanent, Civil Service staff position located in Technical Services in the Washington State University Libraries. This position will be located in Holland Library on the WSU Pullman Campus.

Summary of Duties: The primary responsibilities of this position are repository maintenance, mending, thermabinding, physical serials processing, binding, and newspapers. Specific duties include: Repository maintenance, binding/thermabinding, mending, physical serials processing, newspapers, and training/overseeing temporary employees.

Qualifications: Required: High school graduation or equivalent and three years’ experience in the functional operations of a library or archives. Equivalent education or experience will substitute. Some library experience beyond the entry level is required. Preferred: Working knowledge of Alma or equivalent Library management systems; working knowledge of MARC 21 format for holdings standards; working knowledge of automated binding program (e.g. ABLE); working knowledge of mending practices; demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team environment; excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.

Application Instructions: Applicants must apply online and attach a resume and cover letter to their online application. Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets all requirements. Contact information for three professional references will be requested in the application questionnaire.

Completed applications must be submitted by December 4, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.

Monthly Salary: Range #39, $3,167 - $4,117 (Step A through L). Successful candidates typically begin at the beginning of the salary range and receive scheduled salary increment increases in accordance with WAC 357-28.

Background Check: This position has been designated by the department to require a background check.

Questions: Contact Bonny Boyan,, 509-335-1535.