Staff Assistant- Forestry
Who We Are
Orlando, The City Beautiful
For most of Orlando's history we've been the place everyone wants to visit. Today, we're also the place where everyone wants to live and do business. List after list has Orlando as one of the fastest growing cities in America. We're transitioning from our role as the young upstart to a more mature, global city.
This didn't happen by accident. Together as a community, we developed a shared vision for our city focused on creating partnerships and we've transformed Orlando from a place that was packed with potential into a city on the rise.
Our vision ensures we are an inclusive, compassionate community that is generating jobs, becoming the most sustainable city in the nation, keeping our community safe, making it easier to get around, and increasing the quality of life. Together, we can continue realizing all our city's potential.
Come be part of our community with the City of Orlando.
NATURE OF WORK:
Performs varied, complex secretarial and/or clerical work of above average difficulty and usually of a specialized nature and involves complicated and varied procedures or work methods, and permit reasonable initiative and independent judgment. The primary functions of this classification are maintaining complex records, gather and develop statistical data for reports, provide information/customer service, interview, and verify technical information. Positions require the application of specialized knowledge in interpretation of ordinances, rules, regulations, or procedures, working independently on certain assignments, and/or overseeing the work of a small clerical staff performing routine repetitive duties. Most positions require proficiency in typing. Work is performed according to general instructions and/or established guidelines, which apply to most usual work situations. Work problems involving significant departure from standard policy or procedure are reviewed with Supervisor for final determination. Work is generally reviewed through random spot checks of records or discussion of problems; however, unusually important or complicated assignments are checked in detail upon completion.
High school diploma plus two (2) years clerical/secretarial experience required; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Typing speed of 35 CWPM required. Must pass a physical, drug test and a criminal background check. Driver license maybe required depending on area of assignment. Back ground check and polygraph required depending on area of assignment.
Typing Test Information:
- Tests are administered by invitation only.
- Only applicants meeting the minimum qualifications will be invited via email. Invitations will be sent to the email address listed on the application.
- Applicants will have (3) three days from the date of the invitation to complete the test. Tests may be completed virtually or onsite.
- Applicants are allowed one opportunity to pass the typing test within a posting period or any given 30 days. Scores are valid for one year
Closing Date/Time: 3/10/2023 5:00 PM Eastern