City of Emporia Administrative Assistant in Emporia, Kansas

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: The City of Emporia is currently accepting applications for an Administrative Assistant. Under the supervision of the David Traylor Zoo Director, The Administrative Assistant performs a variety of clerical functions. Responsibilities include the accurate input of data in the computer and maintaining a system of accurate record keeping and filing. The employee in this position performs responsible secretarial and support services for the Park and Zoo Department.*STANDARDS FOR INITIAL CONSIDERATION*One to three years of prior office or secretarial experience is required. The employee in this position is expected to have acquired the necessary information and skills to perform reasonably well after six months in the position. Knowledge of wildlife biology and zoo management.High school diploma or GED is required. A technical degree in business, secretarial or office administration is preferred.Strong organizational skills.Thorough knowledge of office grammar, spelling, and punctuation Experience in providing good customer service.Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office Applications, personal computers and other office equipment.City residency policy requires employees to reside within Lyon or a surrounding county. Must possess a valid Kansas Driver's License.*Apply on-line at* www.emporia-kansas.govor submit resumes toCity of EmporiaHuman Resources Department515 Market Emporia, KS 66801If you need accommodations due to a disability please contact, City of Emporia ADA CoordinatorInternal applicants: Please submit a letter of interest and a resume to Human Resources.