The person occupying this position is expected to be professional and courteous while providing customer service, and proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Publisher. Duties of the position include typing, file management, reception and other general office duties.
Applicants must have Civil Service test scores for 8500-Office Support Exam in order to be considered for this vacancy unless exempted by Civil Service rule or policy. If you do not have a score prior to applying to this posting, it may result in your application not being considered.
Applicants without current test scores can apply to take the test here.
To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Applicants are responsible for checking the status of their application to determine where they are in the recruitment process by selecting the 'Applications' link after logging into their account. Below are the most common status messages and their meanings.
Minimum Qualification Review See History Click the History link for the results of your application review. Passing candidates will designate as "Pass". Failing candidates will designate as "Fail".
Eligible for consideration
Eligible Pending Supplemental Qualification Review
Referred to hiring manager for review
The State of Louisiana only accepts online applications. Paper applications will not be accepted.
Computer access is available at your local library, at local Louisiana Workforce Commission Business Career Solutions Centers, and at the State Civil Service Testing and Recruiting Center at 5825 Florida Boulevard, Room 1070, Baton Rouge, LA 70806. If you require an ADA accommodation, please contact our office at (225) 925-1911 or Toll Free: (866) 783-5462 during business hours for additional assistance.
(Please note: Libraries and LWC centers cannot provide in-depth assistance to applicants with limited computer skills; therefore, we suggest that such applicants have someone with computer proficiency accompany them to these facilities to assist with the computer application process.
Also, no State Civil Service employees are housed at the libraries or LWC centers to answer specific questions about the hiring process. Such questions should be directed to the State Civil Service Testing and Recruiting Center at the phone numbers above or by visiting the office on Florida Blvd. where assistance is available. Information is also provided on our job seeker website at https://jobs.civilservice.louisiana.gov/).
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No experience or training is required.
Function of Work:
To perform a variety of clerical duties that are routine in nature in support of the staff members and/or operations of an organizational unit or program.
Employees usually follow detailed instructions or procedures. Very limited, if any, discretion is required in the performance of these duties.
Level of Work:
General from higher-level clerical and/or supervisory personnel.
Location of Work:
May be used by all state agencies.
Differs from Administrative Coordinator 2 by the absence of experienced-level duties that require some independent judgment to perform.
Examples of Work
NOTE: Positions allocated at this level tend to focus on a few examples of work as listed below:
Answers multi-line telephone or switchboards, giving routine information and screening calls.
Receives, sorts, and distributes mail.
Collects and prepares for processing time and attendance sheets for department or office.
Performs routine filing of documents and maintains filing systems.
Copies and/or distributes correspondence, reports, and other documents.
Receives cash, checks, credit cards, vouchers, or departmental charges from customers and/or employees in payment for goods or services.
May operate various office equipment (such as copy machine, calculator) that requires no special knowledge or previous training.
May deliver and pick-up various materials.
Performs related duties as assigned.
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