TEXAS JUVENILE JUSTICE DEPT Clerk III Data Entry Clerk in EDINBURG, Texas

Position Title: Clerk III - Data Entry Clerk Job Vacancy Number: 27-27-18002 Location City: Edinburg,TX Posting Date: 09/08/2017 12:00 AM Salary, Group: $1981.75/Mo. A09 Application Deadline: 09/18/2017 05:00 PM Work Schedule: 8:00AM - 5:00PM Mon-Fri FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Apply To: Evins Regional Juvenile Center 3801 E. Monte Cristo Rd Edinburg,TX 78541 Location of Position: Evins Regional Juvenile Center 3801 E. Monte Cristo Rd Edinburg,TX 78541 Applicants must attach to the application a copy of a high school diploma or college diploma or transcript if a degree or college semester hours is required to meet minimum qualifications. A copy of all required certifications and/or licenses must also be attached to the application. Applicants must be able to pass Criminal Background Check. Additional conditions of employment are contingent upon receiving an acceptable: 1. Drug Test. 2. Fingerprint and Background Check. 3. Physical examination. JOB SUMMARY: Performs complex (journey-level) clerical work. Transports, compiles, tabulates, and maintains data. Assists staff and the public in filling out forms and provides information regarding policies and procedures. Reviews, modifies and posts information to records and forms. Works under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or GED. One (1) year of full-time wage-earning secretarial, clerical or general office experience. Experience and education may be substituted for one another. Any degree(s), semester hours, diploma(s), or GED required to meet minimum qualifications must be obtained from an accredited educational institution. This position is subject to mandatory pre-employment drug testing and any offer of employment is contingent upon acceptable results from a drug screen conducted for the agency. MILITARY OCCUPATIONAL SPECIALTY (MOS) INFORMATION: Not Applicable KNOWLEDGE,SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 1. Knowledge of office procedures. 2. Knowledge of spelling, punctuation, grammar, and arithmetic. 3. Knowledge of records administration and maintenance techniques and procedures. 4. Skill in using a personal computer and office equipment. 5. Ability to prepare and maintain records, files, and reports. 6. Ability to detect and resolve error conditions and to select and transcribe data. 7. Ability to meet deadlines in a timely manner. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Refer Apps/Inquiries To: TEXAS JUVENILE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT Evins Regional Juvenile Center 3801 E. Monte Cristo Rd Edinburg,TX 78541 Email: HRJOBSEVINS@tjjd.texas.gov Phone: 956-289-5500 Download a State Application