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Secretary 3 - English

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Work Type: Classified
Location: Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Categories: Clerical Support

Job Title

Secretary 3 - English

Department

English

Salary

$27,450 - $33,489; commensurate with experience

Job Summary/Basic Function

Serve as secretary to General Education English Co-Directors. Point person for the General Education English office, receiving, assisting, and directing all initial requests and following through unto completion/resolution. Provide procedural information and answer inquiries related to operational matters. Answer incoming phone calls; provide information, take messages, screen requests on behalf of supervisors, or refer calls to appropriate person. Monitor and update budgetary spending by verifying charges against budget and reconciling numerous accounts on a monthly basis, or as needed. Develop and maintain departmental filing system. Maintain personnel, financial, statistical, and other important records. Draft non-routine correspondence and memos for supervisor's signature; utilize word processing and graphics software to format and generate various materials including correspondence, memos, syllabi, handouts, exams and PowerPoint slides as requested (e.g., awards letters, slides for digital monitors, emails to students, etc.). Assist students with transfer evaluations and substitutions as needed. Perform other related tasks and special projects as assigned.

Required Education

High School diploma or High School Equivalency (HSE) required.

Required Related Experience

Two years of full time experience in a progressively responsible secretarial position.
Note: Associate's degree or equivalent can be considered in lieu of experience.

Desirable Related Experience

Prior secretarial experience in a higher education setting preferred.

At least, some college course work preferred.

Documents Needed to Apply

Cover Letter & CV/Resume Required

Special Instruction to Applicants 

REQUIRED TESTING: Typing, Data Entry, Proofreading, Spelling, Word, and Excel. Tests are administered by Wood Personnel. To be considered, you must test no later than 4:00 p.m. on January 27, 2022.

Please click here or call Wood Personnel at 615-890-8400 to register to complete the testing online. The link will also be provided via email once your application is submitted.

MTSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that values diversity in all its forms. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Proof of U.S. citizenship or eligibility for U.S. employment will be required prior to employment (Immigration Control Act of 1986). Clery Act crime statistics for MTSU are available at http://www.mtsu.edu/police/docs/2021AnnualSecurityReport.pdf or by contacting MTSU Public Safety at (615) 898-2424.

MTSU is a Tobacco & Drug-Free campus.

This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you may be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.

For individuals requiring a reasonable accommodation to apply: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with MTSU, please call 615-898-2929 or email emp@mtsu.edu.

Application Review Date: January 26, 2022

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