Administrative Support Specialist

Chesterton Global Solutions Houston , TX 77020

Posted 5 months ago


Who We Need:

You can learn and understand new software systems quickly.

You're professional and are looking for a client-facing role.

You can work independently, solve problems quickly and welcome a challenge!

Given these skills, you could work anywhere. So why not bring your talents somewhere great?

How about working at a company:

  • With 130+ years in US manufacturing, whose business is still growing

  • That is led by successful, strategic, personable leaders who know your name

  • That has a significant global environmental impact with products and services that prevent and reduce industrial pollution

  • That encourages you to dedicate 5% of your on the clock time to career development

  • That gives you a formal on-boarding program to get you on a fast path to success

  • That offers tuition reimbursement, a global employee recognition program where you can win gift cards, a mentoring program, a paid volunteerism time-off program, a scholarship program for children of employees and many more!

  • That has people who are fun, smart, engaged and like working together to bring world-class service to our Customers every day

Check out our formal job description below for this 30 hour per week position:

Job Summary:

Performs a variety of administrative/clerical functions ranging from routine to moderately difficult for the department. Operates various PC software programs to create and maintain various documents and databases. Records and tracks legal documents and/or accounting and ensures turn-around deadlines. Generates computer reports and other support documents. Performs filing, record keeping, mailings, data entry and printing. Answers telephones, refers messages and distributes mail. Provides outgoing telecommunication support to department. Greets visitors and set up training and conference rooms for meetings.


  • Works independently to process daily workloads and tracks information to confirm timely processing.

  • Accurately enters vital complaint information into a database, performs queries and creates monthly reports and other support documents.

  • Provides administrative support, i.e. responds to verbal and written inquiries and requests from outside customers.

  • Provides general administrative/clerical support to the department.

  • Continues education to remain current with new software programs and program updates.

  • Supports co-workers.

  • Completes special projects or tasks as required.

  • Organizes archiving for permanent storage.

Complexity of Duties:

  • Employee works under minimal supervision. Detailed instruction given for new lines of work or special assignments. Responsibilities are mostly repetitive.

  • Contacts are both internal and external.

  • Ability to work independently. Plans, schedules and arranges own activities to accomplish objectives.

  • Ability to manage confidential information.

  • Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Ability to generate and prepare reports.

  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and decision-making.

Essential Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • PC experience and proficiency in database and word processing required.

  • Strong organizational skills to execute, track, and follow-up on various projects with attention to detail.

Education and/or Experience:

  • High school diploma or (GED);
  • 2-4 years of related experience

Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills, including telephone skills.

  • Strong grammar skills. Ability to proofread and check various documents.

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal and record management skills.

  • PC experience and proficiency in database and word processing software required, Microsoft Office preferred.

  • Strong organizational skills to execute, track, and follow-up on various projects and assignments with attention to detail.

  • Strong typing/data entry skills.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, talk or hear and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to sit/work at a computer terminal for periods of time. Moderate noise (i.e.: computer printers, traffic) exists daily in the work environment.The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees assigned to certain tasks within this job may be required to participate in our Medical Surveillance Program.

All of A.W. Chesterton Company employment is contingent upon successfully passing a background check, drug test, and the respective medical surveillance requirements.

Chesterton is an equal opportunity employer M/F/V/D


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Administrative Support Specialist

Chesterton Global Solutions