Payroll & Accounts Payable Specialist

The City of Selah is seeking to hire a Payroll and Accounts Payable Specialist. This is a full-time permanent, non-exempt, non-represented position. The anticipated start date for this position is late October 2020. A complete job description can be found here: Payroll and Accounts Payable Specialist.

Job Summary: Under direction from the City Clerk and in coordination with the other city departments, and the city’s legal counsel, this position Performs routine clerical, bookkeeping, accounting, and administrative work for the city. Compiles payroll data to maintain payroll records. Supports the Utility Billing Specialist as needed.

Minimum Requirements: Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

  • A High School Diploma
  • 3 years increasingly responsible related experience
  • Possession of a Valid Washington State Driver’s License
  • Previous Experience with Vision Municipal Solutions Preferred

Application & Interview Process: For your application to be considered, an Employment Application must be completed; an attached resume and cover letter are optional. All applications must be delivered to City Hall (115 West Naches Ave, Selah, WA 98942) by or before Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 5:00pm. Questions regarding the application process, job duties, compensation, or benefits should be directed to the Clerk/Treasurer, Dale Novobielski, at or by calling (509) 609-7334.

Salary: The starting monthly compensation range for this position is $3,854 — $4,068 dependent upon qualifications.