Minimum Qualifications Eligible for reassignment, transfer, reachable for appointment from the appropriate eligible list or meet the following qualifications for provisional appointment:
One year of service in a clerical title allocated to Grade 6 and above AND completion of required course work.*
* Required course work consists of taking eight courses in the following competencies: Professionalism and Self-Management, Verbal and Written Communication, Interpersonal and Customer Relations, and Computer Skills and Technology. It must include instruction in each of the following topics: office organization and management; successful business writing; customer service; and Microsoft Word basics.
Candidates must demonstrate adequate keyboarding skills by prior service in a keyboarding title or successful completion of a Keyboard Specialist performance test.
NOTE: If you are not being appointed off of the Civil Service list, currently in this title, or eligible for provisional appointment, then this will be either a one-year or two-year traineeship leading to the Administrative Assistant 1/SG-11.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.