INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK

Los Angeles County Department of Human Resources - Los Angeles, CA4.2

Full-time$33,000 - $44,000 a year
DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL CARE AND CONTROL

EXAM NUMBER
TRAN221401
TYPE OF RECRUITMENT
TRANSFER

FILING TYPE
CONTINUOUS

THIS IS A TRANSFER POSTING LIMITED TO CURRENT LOS ANGELES COUNTY EMPLOYEES THAT HOLD THE PAYROLL TITLE OF INTERMEDIATE TYPIST CLERK.
NON-COUNTY EMPLOYEES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO APPLY.

Appointees may be required to work any shift including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays. Shift are either 4/40 or 5/40.

** DO NOT APPLY ONLINE **

If you are interested in applying for this positions, and like a lateral transfer, submit resume, last two performance evaluations, and records of two years of attendance via email or fax to:

Luat Nguyen
LNguyen@animalcare.lacounty.gov
Fax (562) 422-3187

Resumes and supporting documentation will be reviewed and only the most qualified candidates will be called for an interview.

Vacancy Information:
Antelope Valley Communication Center
5210 W. Avenue I
Lancaster, CA 93536

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:Desirable Qualifications:
  • Excellent organizational, customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Good attendance record.
Duties:Typical assignments include, but are not limited to:
OPERATOR:
  • Answers multi line telephones, receives emergency and non-emergency request for animal care and control services from constituents, contract city halls, law enforcement, and other agencies.
  • Provides general and specific information regarding department services and programs to constituents. Includes database searches for stray animal, impounds/lost pets, available animal status and/or outcomes.
  • Elicits information from callers in regards to requests for service. Ensures information is gathered in a thorough, accurate, and professional manner.
  • Inputs requests for service into animal control (Chamelon) database. Evaluates each call and assigns initial priority.
  • Interprets animal control ordinances, rules, regulations and procedures in order to complete assignments.
DISPATCH:
  • Coordinates field response activities by dispatching field personnel to specific requests for service.
  • Monitors field unit's location, service areas, and requests for assistance.
  • Checks animal licensing records in order to reunite the owners with their lost pets.
  • Operates telephone, radio, fax machine, computers, and other office equipment to communicate instructions to field Animal Control Officers, and to other Animal Care Centers.
  • Contacts other agencies for assistance with animal care and control related issues.
REQUIREMENTS:
Only for current Los Angeles County employees who are holding the payroll title Intermediate Typist Clerk.

THIS IS NOT A BULLETIN FOR A CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION.