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Minimum Qualifications Candidates must be reachable on the Civil Service eligible list for Office Assistant 1 (Keyboarding) OR have one year of permanent competitive service in a title that is eligible to transfer via Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.
A typing performance test is required for all candidates from the Beginning Clerical Worker eligible list and transfer candidates who have not previously held a keyboarding title. Candidates must pass a five minute typing test at the speed of 30 words per minute with at least a 96% accuracy rate.
Duties Description Performs office support and clerical work to meet the requirements of agency programs. Such work may consist of, but is not limited to: performing data entry; math or calculations; mail, supply, and inventory functions; keyboarding and other document preparation tasks; answering telephones; completing forms; assisting customers; creating or assisting in the preparation of reports, charts, graphs, and tables; and performing other related activities.
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Notes on ApplyingInterested candidates who meet the minimum qualifications should send their resume and cover letter by 9/25/18 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the 'Office Assistant 1, Ft. Edward' in the subject line of your email to ensure receipt of your application.
The New York State Canal Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.
New York State Human Rights Law prohibits discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, sex, disability, marital status, gender identity, prior arrests, prior conviction records, predisposing genetic characteristics or domestic violence victim status.
The New York State Canal Corporation provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please email email@example.com.