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CLERK TYPIST I/STREETS (PT)

CLERK TYPIST I/STREETS (PT)

 

 

JOB VACANCY #                                                                           JV 2024-15

THE POSITION OF:                                                                       Clerk Typist I

DEPARTMENT/DIVISION:                                                           Public Works/Streets

FLSA CLASSIFICATION:                                                           Non-Exempt

SCHEDULE:                                                                                Part Time

POSTING DATE:                                                                            APRIL 10, 2024

 

Qualified, interested candidates must submit an employment application and current resume at www.readingpa.gov  Questions – Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

This position performs routine clerical and typing functions. Reports to Streets/Highways foreman.

Typical duties include but are not limited to:

  • Compile and type reports, statements, invoices, and correspondence within the division.
  • Copy, collate and bind reports, statements, booklets.
  • Maintain accurate files on correspondence, reports, statements, invoices, bills, etc.; collect and distribute data, as necessary.
  • Answer telephone, handle complaints, provide information and route messages.
  • Prepare statement, forms, invoices, and bills by researching and supplying necessary date for input.
  • Perform routine math calculations for report usage, operate calculator or other office equipment, etc.
  • Process mail through sorting and distribution to appropriate individuals.
  • May schedule appointments and maintain up-to-date calendar as requested.
  • May maintain inventory of office supplies, as necessary.
  • May assist in payroll for division.
  • Other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Educational Requirements/Experience

  • High school graduate or GED required.

Experience

  • At least 6 months clerical experience required.
  • The ability to type 35 words per minute with accuracy.
  • Knowledge of office practices, equipment and filing systems; business letter and report writing techniques and proof reading.
  • Knowledge of computers using Microsoft Office.

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GROUNDS MAINTENANCE (PARKS)

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE (PARKS)

 

 

JOB VACANCY #                                                      Job Vacancy 2024-08

THE POSITION OF:                                                      Grounds Maintenance

IN THE DEPT/ DIVISION OF:                                       Public Works/Parks

FLSA CLASSIFICATION:                                           Non-Exempt

SCHEDULE:                                                                Part time

POSTING DATE:                                                             FEBRUARY 21, 2024

 

Qualified, interested candidates must submit an application and current resume at www.readingpa.gov Questions – Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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POSITION SUMMARY:

The candidate for this position must be able to work independently or on a crew in an outdoor setting, completing tasks consistent with grounds maintenance. This includes working in all elements of weather throughout the year.

Work schedule will be twenty-eight (28) hours per week, between Monday and Friday. Actual scheduling will be determined once the candidate is hired.

Typical job duties may include but are not limited to:

  • General grounds maintenance including mowing grass, gardening, and weeding.
  • Completes custodial work including litter pick up and trash removal.
  • Paints as required.
  • Assist Parks and Public Properties employees in their work.
  • Perform miscellaneous operations tasks as given by the Director of Operations.
  • Custodial work including litter pick up and trash removal.
  • Performs clean-ups and general maintenance of City properties.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:     

Educational Requirements

  • High school graduate or GED required.

Experience

  • Able to lift minimum of 75 pounds.
  • Valid PA “Class C” driver’s license required.
  • Must be able to understand written and verbal instructions.

 

 

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