NATIONAL CENTER APPROPRIATE TECH Receptionist in BUTTE, Montana

The National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) is a national private non-profit organization whose work promotes sustainable technologies and systems that include nationally recognized projects in food, agriculture, and energy. NCAT?s work encourages people to use sustainable technologies to reduce poverty, promote healthy communities and protect natural resources. NCAT?s programs include ATTRA, the national sustainable agriculture information service, and the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Clearinghouse (LIHEAP). NCAT is seeking an experienced Receptionist to work 20 hours per week in our Butte, MT office. QUALIFICATIONS: This is an excellent opportunity for the ideal candidate with a combination of education and/or experience in an office setting. Excellent verbal communication skills, excellent business writing and editing skills, excellent computer skills, the ability to work independently and as part of an NCAT team, to prioritize work assignments, to multi-task, and to maintain information of a confidential nature are required for this position.RESPONSIBILITIES: Our admin team work together to provide reception services at our national headquarters office, including operating a multi-line switchboard, greeting walk-in visitors, photocopying, and providing mail services. This position performs a variety of administrative duties including editing and formatting documents and correspondence, data entry, creating files and spreadsheets. COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS: This is a 20 hour/week position with a starting wage of $11.45/hour depending on skills, qualifications, and experience. Benefits include paid leave, holidays, 401(k), life insurance, Long Term Disability, dental and vision plan options, and a pleasant office environment in which to work.