This is a Competitive-Class position and there is currently an eligible list. No new applications will be accepted for this position at this time.
TO: ALL COUNTY EMPLOYEES AND ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES
FROM: Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck, Commissioner of Mental Health
239 Golden Hill Lane, Kingston, New York 12401
JOB VACANCY: Account Clerk/Typist / Permanent/Provisional / Full-Time / Benefited
SALARY: $14.90 Per Hour / Grade 6
FILL DATE: January 6, 2012
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: The work involves responsibility for the routine maintenance and review of financial accounts, records and reports. A substantial portion of the work involves typing. The work is carried out in accordance with established procedures and involves clerical level account keeping and auditing functions as well as general clerical duties. The class differs from that of Account Clerk in that Account Clerk does not have substantial typing duties. Depending on assignment, work is performed under the general or direct supervision of a higher level employee. Supervision may be exercised over the work of one or more subordinate clerical employees. Does related work as required.
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:
Good knowledge of modern methods of keeping and checking financial accounts and records; good knowledge of office terminology, procedures and equipment; good knowledge of business arithmetic and English; ability to make arithmetic computations quickly and accurately; ability to understand and carry out oral and written directions; ability to type at an acceptable rate of speed; ability to write legibly; ability to get along well with others; clerical aptitude; mental alertness; good judgment; neatness; a high degree of accuracy; integrity; tact and courtesy; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
Successful completion of one (1) year of study at a regionally
accredited or New York State
registered college, university or business school which included or was
supplemented by at
least one course in accounting or a related field; OR
Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency
diploma and one
(1) year of full-time paid experience, or its part-time equivalent, in
the compilation and
maintenance of financial accounts and records; OR
Two (2) years of full-time paid experience, or its part-time
equivalent, as described in B
Special Requirement for appointment to Ulster County positions: In accordance with Ulster County Legislative Local Law Number 14 of 2007 or by other State and Federal Statutes, candidates for employment to all Ulster County positions must obtain clearance for appointment from the Department of Criminal Justice System or other mandated Federal and State regulatory authority based upon fingerprinting and a criminal history background check. This position will require a criminal background check and a candidate will be required to complete and sign a Criminal Background Investigation Release Form. Upon a conditional employment offer, a candidate will be required to be fingerprinted accordingly.
If college or university education is indicated; transcripts are required and should be attached to all applications received. A candidate lacking the required transcripts will receive a conditional approval pending the receipt of transcripts.
*Please note that all Civil Service Laws and Rules apply.