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State of Nevada Announces
An Open Competitive Recruitment for:
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT 3 - Bilingual: Spanish and English
APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -  $36,790.56 to  $53,598.96  PAY GRADE: 27
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.
In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
JOB INFORMATION
Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur in this geographical location.
Department: Health and Human Services
Division: Public and Behavioral Health
Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Job Class Code: 02.211
RECRUITMENT INFORMATION
Announcement Number: 41242
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 11/19/2020
Close Date: 12/03/2020
Recruiter:
   ANA MARIA ORNELLAS
   Phone: (775)684-0151
   Email: aornellas@admin.nv.gov
Applications accepted for another 9 Days 6 Hrs 20 Mins
The Position
Administrative Assistants perform a broad variety of clerical, secretarial and administrative support duties in an assigned agency, program or other work unit within State government and the Nevada System of Higher Education.
The Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program of the Bureau of Child, Family and Community Wellness within the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health is recruiting for an Administrative Assistant 3 position. This administrative assistant position requires availability Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM through 5:00 PM. This position provides general and fiscal administrative support to the Nevada WIC Program and WIC staff in Carson City following established procedures, performs assigned duties in an accurate and confidential manner to include, but not limited to, typing, filing, copying, shipping, mailing, faxing, scanning, and emailing. This position coordinates, monitors, and maintains supplies and orders for all the WIC Local Agencies; obtains quotes and prepares purchase orders for supplies, print jobs, etc. This position uses computer applications to include, but not limited to Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel and Adobe software; assists in formatting, editing, proofreading, and producing annual and other documentation, such as brochures, newsletters, and presentations for public and private audiences; assists in making travel and motor pool arrangements for various members of the WIC program and in updating WIC website materials; ensures all appropriate authorizations are in place for travel, and assists with submitting travel reimbursement when travel is completed; answers WIC and CFCW phones and directs calls to the the appropriate person or unit as requested; provides support and back-up to the WIC Office Manager and is responsible for calendaring meetings and conference lines and mail and phone coding as requested; and maintains an inventory and the computer replacement schedule for WIC, as well as tracks WIC staff trainings.
Nevada's beautiful landscape and diverse activities are a few reasons to live and work in the Silver State! State employment benefits include medical, dental, life and disability insurance programs; participation in the public employees' retirement plan; 11 paid holidays; and accrual of 3 weeks of annual and 3 weeks of sick leave each year. At the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health, our mission is to protect, promote and improve the physical and behavioral health of the people of Nevada. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages. ***THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.***

To Qualify:
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
    Graduation from high school or equivalent education and three years of progressively responsible relevant work experience which included experience in one or more of the following areas: maintenance of complex records and files; public/customer relations including explaining detailed policies, regulations and requirements; preparation and processing of financial and statistical documents such as payroll, travel, claims and budgeting forms; and assisting staff and management with projects and activities; OR one year of experience as an Administrative Assistant II in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.
Special Requirements
    A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.
    This position requires a valid driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility at the time of appointment and for continuing employment.
Skills Required
    Fluent in Spanish and English.
The Examination
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.
INFORMATIONAL LINKS
For more information about state employment, visit the following:
Division of Human Resource Management: http://hr.nv.gov
Public Employees Retirement System: http://www.nvpers.org
Public Employees Benefits Program: http://pebp.state.nv.us
More Benefits Information: http://nvjobs.nv.gov/Applicants/EB
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Email
Direct Inquiries or Correspondence to:
Division of Human Resource Management
Northern Nevada
209 East Musser Street,
Room 101
Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204

TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868
Division of Human Resource Management
Southern Nevada
555 East Washington Avenue,
Suite 1400
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046

TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868
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