Office Clerk

Department of General Services - Oakland, CA3.8


Are you organized, computer savvy, and extremely detailed oriented? Are you ready to begin your career with the State of California? If so, the Office of Administrative Hearings in Oakland is recruiting for an Office Clerk that will be responsible for a wide spectrum of legal clerical and administrative duties, including but not limited to:

  • Serve as first point of contact for the customers, clients and guests
  • Perform a variety of clerical duties for the office such as answering phones on a multi-line system, distributing mail, and coordinating services for hearings
  • Proofreading, formatting, and typing legal documents
  • Scanning and transmitting legal documents utilizing Microsoft Word, DocuSign, and Adobe Acrobat

If you are interested in the Office Clerk position, apply today –

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The Office Clerk position is an amazing opportunity to join state employment!

What DGS Offers

  • An organization with a culture that centers on our employees, vision, and values
  • Accountable management dedicated to staff and public service
  • Great pay & competitive benefits package
  • Job security and flexibility
  • Generous paid time off
  • Health, dental & vision insurance for the entire family
  • Excellent pension plan

Please note, the state title for this position is the Office Technician (Typing), we are also considering the Senior Legal Typist.

Since this is a civil service position, anyone appointed to the Office Clerk position must take a civil service exam.

To take the Office Technician (Typing) exam, please visit the following link:

To take the Senior Legal Typist exam, please visit the following link:

If you have questions about the position or the application process, please contact us today!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $2,928.00 to $4,093.00 /month


  • legal clerical work: 1 year (Preferred)
  • typing and clerical: 2 years (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Gym memberships or discounts
  • Commuting/travel assistance
  • Employee discounts
  • Flexible schedules
  • Others