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DEPUTY CLERK

Position Title: City Deputy Clerk

Application Deadline: Friday, July 22, 2022

Department: City of Troy

 

Work Schedule: Part-Time 

Hourly Rate: DOE

 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under the direction of the Mayor and the City Clerk/Treasurer, perform a variety of administrative related activities involved in customer billing, receive and process payments; operate a computer to maintain records and prepare reports according to established guidelines and procedures; answer citizen inquiries made in person, by email or by telephone. Performs related work as required. 

 

PLACE OF EMPLOYMENT

Primary place of employment will be at the Troy City Hall, 519 S. Main Street, Troy, Idaho. This position includes a significant amount of public contact. Work is performed independently under limited supervision following prescribed policies, procedures, and guidelines requiring initiative, independent judgment, confidentiality, sensitivity to customers, and meticulous follow-through. The position reports to the City Clerk/Treasurer.

 

The position requires the ability to maintain a collaborative and cooperative working relationship with elected and appointed officials, other City employees, other organizations, and the public.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform a variety of administrative and customer service-related functions.

  • Provide information and respond to inquiries from the public and staff.

  • Be able to independently compose responses to requests for information.

  • Process utility payments according to established guidelines and prepare bank deposits.

  • Periodically assist with the compilation of agenda packets and the Troy Talk newsletter.

  • Operate various office equipment and perform a variety of duties as required or assigned.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Skilled in operating computers in addition standard office equipment and machinery.

  • Basic knowledge of accounting methods.

  • Ability to make sound and reasonable decisions in accordance with laws, ordinances, regulations, and established policies.

  • Ability to deal with the public effectively through exceptional interpersonal skills using tact, patience, and courtesy.

  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication.

  • Ability to work without close supervision in standard work situations.

ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, LICENSES, AND/OR CERTIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or GED is required; and

  • At least one (1) year experience performing administrative support duties.

  • An equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities to successfully perform the essential functions of the position may be considered.

Equal Opportunity Employer The City of Troy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in hiring on the basis of race, national origin or ancestry, gender, age, religious beliefs, veteran status, family status, disability, or sexual orientation.

Veteran’s Preference Per Idaho Code, Title 65, Chapter 5, Employer will afford a preference to employment of veterans.  In the event of equal qualifications and experience between candidates for an available position, a veteran who qualifies will be preferred.  If claiming veteran’s preference, please attach a copy of your DD-214 to the application.