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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/25/18

Applications Due11/22/18

Vacancy ID60959

AgencyCorrections and Community Supervision, Department of

TitleOffice Assistant 1 (Keyboarding)

Occupational CategoryClerical, Secretarial, Office Aide

Salary Grade06

Bargaining UnitASU - Administrative Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $30632 to $37891 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Provisional

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Dutchess

Street Address Downstate Correctional Facility

121 Red Schoolhouse Road

City Fishkill


Zip Code12524

Minimum Qualifications Must take the Office Assistant 1 Keyboarding examination. No information on the date for the next exam at this time. You must take a typing test at the time of the interview and pass it. You will need to be able to type 30 words per minute with at least 96% accuracy.

Duties Description You would spend most of your work time performing keyboarding, data entry, chart compilation or arrangement, or tasks involving keyboarding into computerized systems. You also would perform general office support or clerical work.

Additional Comments This position is provisional upon passing the written examination when it is given and having a score that is reachable. Also, candidate must pass the typing examination at time of interview to be considered for a provisional appointment.

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

Name Sharon Thomas

Telephone 845-831-6600

Fax 845-831-6600

Email Address


Street Downstate Correctional Facility

121 Red Schoolhouse Road, P.O. Box 445

City Fishkill

State NY

Zip Code 12524


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