The City of White Salmon has an immediate opening for a combined position of Associate Planner/Administrative Assistant. The selected candidate will be responsible for greeting visitors to the office, responding to questions from the public, receiving and accounting for payments, creating staff reports for the Planning department, processing building permits, maintaining the city website for the Public Works department, maintaining city codes and records, preparing monthly reports and acting as the secretary to the Planning Commission which includes preparing packets, attending and taking minutes at evening Planning Commission meetings. There will also be occasional overnight travel for required trainings. Daily work will involve sitting for long periods of time. The selected candidate must have the ability to use a computer, learn the accounting software BIAS and pay attention to detail. The full job description can be found on the city’s website www.white-salmon.net or can be picked up at City Hall 100 N. Main.
This is a Union Position. Hourly rate for this position is $22.78 to $25.64 per hour depending on qualifications.
Successful candidates are those who have initiative and seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent benefits including: medical (employee100% -dependents 80% covered), dental, vision, life insurance, Washington State PERS retirement.
Please submit an application, resume and three references to City Hall 100 N. Main or PO Box 2139, White Salmon, WA 98672. First review will be Monday, June 5, 2017. Position is open until filled.