Hispanic Program Associate
The Community Service & Program Development (CSPD) Division has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic person with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills to help plan and provide Spanish and bilingual programs for adults and families. The person in this position will be motivated by creating lifelong learning and enrichment opportunities for our diverse community of adults and families.
Some of the responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Working closely with staff and community partners to help plan Spanish and bilingual programs in the Library and the community
Communicating with performers, presenters and instructors regarding programs
Managing program details including room reservations, set-up, equipment, attendance and promotional material
Writing program descriptions for newsletter and publicity
Interacting with customers of all ages at programs
Driving to and from various locations within the library district to assist with programs/meetings
Translating Spanish to English/English to Spanish as needed
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience
Written and verbal fluency in English and Spanish
Basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office, e-mail, and internet searches
Valid driver’s license, vehicle insurance, and good driving record
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to relate easily to individuals of various backgrounds
Must be able to speak distinctly to small and large groups of people
Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
Excellent reasoning ability and mathematical skills
Ability to multi-task and handle multiple responsibilities
Must be able think “outside the box” to solve practical problems that may arise with programming
Ability to work in a high-energy, ever-changing environment
Full-Time (37.5 hours per week) – Schedule varies according to program needs & regularly includes evening and weekend hours.
Hourly Rate: $17.28 per hour + Excellent Benefits
Please review the full job description and consider joining our award-winning Library.