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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/14/24

Applications Due03/13/24

Vacancy ID151143


AgencyEnvironmental Conservation, Department of

TitleOffice Assistant 1 (Keyboarding)

Occupational CategoryClerical, Secretarial, Office Aide

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitASU - Administrative Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $14.63 to $14.63 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Onondaga

Street Address 5786 Widewaters Parkway

City Syracuse


Zip Code13214

Minimum Qualifications There are no minimum education or experience requirements for this position. However, prior to being considered for appointment, you will be required to pass a keyboarding test that demonstrates your ability to enter text at a rate of at least 30 words per minute with at least 96% accuracy.

Applicant must be versed in Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Power Point.

Duties Description 1) Work independently to scan and electronically file new and archived materials in the Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) Syracuse Office. Must be able to accurately upload electronic documents to the Division of Water (DOW) Central Electronic Document Repository (CEDR) using the correct naming convention in the Division’s Internal Guidance Procedure (IGP-1).
2) Provide support to staff with keyboarding and administrative tasks, including (but not be limited to) proofreading and final formatting of letters; handling purchase requisitions, purchase orders, reconciliations and invoicing; submitting expense reports; tracking office supplies; scheduling meetings and calls; responding to Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) requests; updating DOW tracking systems; development of spreadsheets, presentations, reports, and other documents; answering phones; processing and distributing mail; and assisting the public and other various administrative duties as needed.

Additional Comments This is a seasonal, hourly appointment with an anticipated end date of 3/31/24. Program needs and funding will determine actual termination date.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Natalie Joseph

Telephone 518-402-9273

Fax 518-402-9038

Email Address


Street 625 Broadway

Personnel, 10th Floor

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12233


Notes on ApplyingPlease email/mail your resume to the above. Be sure to include Posting #24-151143 on your resume and also in the subject line of your email or it may not be accepted.

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