Minimum Qualifications Benefits Supplemental Questions
LOCATION OF (1) POSITION TO BE FILLED: DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION, RIVERBEND MAXIMUM SECURITY INSTITUTION, DAVIDSON COUNTY
Education and Experience: Education equivalent to graduation from a standard high school and experience equivalent to two years of full-time clerical accounting or auditing work.
Substitution of Experience for Education: Qualifying full-time clerical accounting or auditing experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis.
Substitution of Education for Experience: Accounting coursework from an accredited college or technical institute may substitute for the required experience under one of the following conditions: 4.5 quarter hours in accounting or bookkeeping is equivalent to a one-year substitution, 9 quarter hours in accounting or bookkeeping is equivalent to a two-year substitution; 12 quarter hours in accounting or bookkeeping is equivalent to a two and a half year substitution; 15 quarter hours in accounting and bookkeeping is equivalent to a three-year substitution.
Examination Method: Education and Experience,100%, for Preferred Service positions.
Under general supervision, employees in the class work in the preparation and maintenance of sub-professional accounting records, financial statements, and/or reports of moderate to considerable complexity.
Distinguishing Features: This class differs from that of Account Clerk in that an incumbent of the latter performs bookkeeping and clerical tasks of a more routine nature. This class differs from that of Accounting Technician 2 in that an incumbent of the latter is responsible for supervising and participating in the preparation and maintenance of accounting records, reports, and financial statements of greater volume, difficulty, and/or complexity.
Functional Technical Competencies
Basic knowledge of accounting principles
Basic knowledge of mathematics (arithmetic)
Basic knowledge of computer operation
Basic knowledge of customer and personal service
Basic knowledge of clerical procedures including but not limited to operation of calculator, basic office equipment, and filing procedures
Basic knowledge of office productivity software including but not limited to Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
Intermediate reading comprehension skills
Basic keyboarding skills
Basic mathematic skills (arithmetic)
Basic organizational skills
Basic critical thinking skills
Basic teaching and coaching skills
Basic time management skill
Basic speaking skills
Basic monitoring skill
Basic coordination skills
Basic negotiation skills
Active listening skills
Active learning skills
Service orientation skills
Intermediate oral comprehension ability
Intermediate written comprehension ability
Intermediate deductive reasoning ability
Intermediate problem sensitivity ability
Basic oral expression ability
Basic written expression ability
Basic mathematical reasoning ability
Basic inductive reasoning ability
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