Post Date: 06/18/2020
Close Date: 07/02/2020
Clark County is seeking a customer service dynamo to join our team in Auto License. This position is on the front lines, helping customers obtain vehicle and vessel licenses and titles. This job performs a variety of complex, responsible, journey level vehicle/vessel license and title work to assist customers, and requires a thorough knowledge of federal, state, and county licensing laws. New hires generally start at the License Specialist I level and can be promoted to License Specialist II upon successful completion of certification requirements.
This position is represented by Local 11 – OPEIU (Office and Professional Employees International Union, AFL-CIO).
Note: more than one position may be filled from this recruitment. At this time the expected start date is in August, depending on the Governor's official reopening phase at the time.
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; and completion of state certification standards as currently prescribed.
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:
Salary Grade: Local 11.503 ($17.65 - $22.51) per hour
Close Date: 7/2/2020
Complete details: https://www.clark.wa.gov/human-resources/explore-careers-clark-county