The Town of Ossining is seeking a part-time intermediate clerk for the Town Tax Receiver’s Office!
The successful applicant will work under the direction of the Town’s Receiver of Taxes and Deputy Receiver of Taxes, and may perform tasks including, but not limited to:
Post simple and routine data to various departmental;
Answer telephone, takes messages, and/or relays information;
Make and check arithmetical computations;
Furnish routine information to inquirers at a public counter, over the telephone or by letter;
Open, sort and distribute mail;
May operate a variety of office equipment;
May use computer applications such as spreadsheets, word processing, calendar, e-mail and database software;
May perform other incidental tasks, as needed.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND ATTRIBUTES: Familiarity with office procedures, including the use of simple office machines and filing systems; skill in filing, in posting to simple records, and in making simple arithmetical computations; accuracy in preparation and checking of records and forms; ability to understand and carry out oral and written directions; ability to read, write, speak, understand, and communicate in English sufficiently to perform the essential duties of the position; ability to use computer applications such as spreadsheets, word processing, e-mail and database software; resourcefulness in locating information and compiling summaries of data from office records; tact; ability to get along well with others; physical condition commensurate
with the demands of the position. Spanish speaking preferred.
MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma.
Starting hourly rate: $15/hour
The Town of Ossining is an equal opportunity employer.