Department: Department of Social Services
Position: Public Information Assistant V
Salary Range: $25,880.25 – $36,568.12 Salary Grade: 61
Posting Dates: October 8, 2020 – October 22, 2020
Description of Work: An employee in this class is responsible for answering complex programmatic questions from clients and resolving issues that would otherwise be forwarded to the caseworker. Work involves detailed, sensitive and confidential information. Employees in this class are the first point of contact for persons entering the agency, employee must be professional and courteous at all times. Work involves entering informational data into NC FAST, scanning all documentation and submitting tasks to caseworkers. Work involves working independently and will consult supervisor as needed. Work is performed under the direct supervision of the Administrative Assistant II.
Education and Experience: Graduation from high school and demonstrated possession of knowledge, skills and abilities gained through at least three years of office assistant/secretarial experience; or completion of a two-year secretarial science or business administration program with one year of responsible experience as described above; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Application Process: Application must be submitted before the closing date to Alexander County Human Resources, 621 Liledoun Road, Taylorsville, NC 28681. Applications can be obtained from Human Resources or downloaded from the County’s website. You may also submit your application online by clicking the “Online Application” link. Only qualified applicants will be referred for an interview.
Pre-employment screening including drug and alcohol testing, criminal background check and a physical are required following a conditional offer of employment. Alexander County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, or disability in employment or provisions of service.