Position Title: Department Assistant for Council on Aging

Department: Council on Aging

Hours: 28 hours

Union/Grade: AFSCME 2/C-14

Salary Range: $22.95/hr. – $24.35/hr.

Description of position:

Complex administrative support, clerical, secretarial and record keeping of a varied nature. Office management work related to operation of the Council on Aging; all other related work, as required. Performs varied and responsible functions requiring a thorough knowledge of the Council on Aging operations and the exercise of judgment and initiative in responding to inquiries, particularly in situations not clearly defined by precedent or established procedures.

Recommended Minimum Qualifications:

Education: High school diploma; associate’s degree in a related field of endeavor preferred.

Experience: Over three years of office experience; experience in dealing with the public and in interacting with a senior population highly preferred; experience in the social service field highly desirable. Substitutions: Additional years of relevant education may be substituted for the experience requirement on a year for year basis.

Date posted:   September 29, 2021

Closing date:  Open until filled

Apply to: Please submit a resume and cover letter to the Human Resources Manager, Town of Wayland, 41 Cochituate Road, Wayland, MA 01778 or hr@wayland.ma.us. The town of Wayland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.