Job Details

Office Assistant II - Risk Management

Clark County, Vancouver, WA

Job - Government

Close Date: 03/07/2020

Office Assistant II – Risk Management

Job Summary

Provides customer service to internal or external department clients by performing a variety of moderately difficult to complex administrative support activities contributing to efficient office operations and using a thorough understanding of department and County programs and procedures. This position utilizes Microsoft Office, maintains the county notary program and vehicle use agreements, backs up the front reception desk, accounts payable, handles pubic records requests and does extensive data entry. This position supports both the Risk Management Program and human resources functions. This position must maintain a high level of confidentiality and work independently as well as in a team.

Education and Experience:

Two years of experience, with limited task supervision, emphasizing or including intensive public contact, customer service, interpretation and explanation of regulations and involving general office work processes and use of modern office technology.

Other combinations of education or experience, which would demonstrate the ability to perform the work, will be considered.

Knowledge of: General office procedures and practices of the specialized functions, policies, and procedures of the work unit; spelling, capitalization, punctuation and rules of grammar, and of the formats and clerical procedures used in performing the work; filing and record-keeping procedures; applicable laws, county codes, ordinances, and policies governing the work of the department and assignment; business English; PC computer applications such as word processing, spreadsheets and data bases; basic bookkeeping and/or cashiering methods and practices as required by the position.

Ability to: Operate standard office equipment such as computer software applications, telephones, facsimile machines, copy machines; apply sound judgment in making decisions independently in accordance with established policies, procedures, and regulations; effectively maintain harmonious relationships with customers, including co-workers; diffuse difficult or highly charged situations; follow oral and written instructions; communicate effectively orally and in writing; learn assigned clerical, typing and/or stenographic tasks readily; and adhere to prescribed office routines; establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with other employees and the general public; maintain a neat personal appearance and courteous attitude toward the public and fellow employees, even under stressful and unpleasant situations; sit or stand for long periods of time while performing routine and repetitive functions.

An online application is required. For complete job announcement, application requirements, and to apply on-line, please visit our website at:
Equal Opportunity Employer
Clark County is committed to increasing the ethnic, cultural and social diversity of its workforce and ensuring that diversity is a key priority of our organization. We are committed to providing equal opportunity and access regardless of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, marital status, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability or the use of a trained guide dog or service animal by a disabled person, sexual orientation/gender identity, veteran status or any other status protected by law. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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Salary Grade: M3.503 ($17.58 - $22.43) per hour
Close Date: Open Until Filled

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