Requisition Title: CLERK I(RECEPTIONIST)
Primary Location: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA-TEXAS
JUVENILE ADMIN - 2600 LONE STAR DRIVE 2ND FL - DALLAS
Organization: JUVENILE DEPARTMENT
Brief Description Performs routine support tasks which includes: greeting visitors, handling incoming telephone calls, routing calls, taking messages, scheduling appointments, responding to routine inquiries and performing other general support duties as assigned. Works within a well-defined framework of policies and procedures, under immediate supervision.
Detailed Description Answers and routes incoming telephone calls, takes messages and answers routine inquiries. Greets, directs and assists visitors. Verifies, corrects and enters data into computer systems and extracts data andor files. Performs general office duties which may include typing, maintaining filing system, logs, and records copying, collating and assembling reports and packets and ordering office supplies as requested. Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements Graduation from an accredited high schoolGED Program. Ability to type 25 wpm or 50 kspm. Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions, organize and process work and establish and maintain effective working relationships with other County employees and the general public. May require prolonged sitting and standing and ability to lift files, boxes, and copies up to 25 lbs. unassisted.
Additional Details Candidates for all clerical, administrative andor secretarial positions will be required to take and pass at least one skill(s) test(s) which will be determined by the Elected Official or Department Head based on the position and the operational needs of the department. Testing may include one or more of the following: 10-key, Coding, Data Entry, Filing, Grammar, Math, MS Excel, MS Word, Proof Reading, Spelling, Sorting and Timed Typing (3 minute).An extensive pre-employment background investigation will be conducted on all applicants who have been offered positions with Dallas County. A criminal history will not automatically disqualify an applicant unless applicable law requires such action.Dallas County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, National Service Alumni volunteers, and persons with a criminal background are encouraged to apply.
Minimum Salary : 13.33
Maximum Salary : 16.35
Currency: US Dollar (USD)
Requisition ID: 003265