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If you are motivated and have excellent communication skills then apply for the ACCOUNTING 1, 2 OR TECHNICIAN offered by the State of Louisiana. They are offering new job opportunities in their Hammond, LA offices. Application deadline is approaching, apply soon.
Job: ACCOUNTING 1, 2 OR TECHNICIAN
$1,763 – $3,460 a month – Commission
Company: State of Louisiana
Location: Hammond, LA
DISTRICT 62 – GANG 001
Job Number- 62/7250/ASAT/04.09.2020-TR
As part of a Career Progression Group, vacancies may be filled from this recruitment as an Accounting Specialist 1, 2 or Accounting Technician, depending on the level of experience of the selected applicant(s). The maximum salary for the Accounting Technician is $50,877 annually. Please refer to the ‘Job Specifications’ tab located at the top of the LA Careers ‘Current Job Opportunities’ page of the Civil Service website for specific information on salary ranges, minimum qualifications and job concepts for each level.
POSITION WILL BE FILLED AT ENTRY LEVEL; HOWEVER APPLICANTS WITH PRIOR WORK EXPERIENCE MAY BE HIRED AT A HIGHER LEVEL OF JOB SERIES.
Applicants must have Civil Service test scores for 9242 Accounting Paraprofessional Test in order to be considered for this vacancy unless exempted by Civil Service rule or policy. If you do not have a score prior to applying to this posting, it may result in your application not being considered.
Applicants without a current test score can apply to take the test here.
To apply for this vacancy, click on the “Apply” link above and complete an electronic application, which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Applicants are responsible for checking the status of their application to determine where they are in the recruitment process. Further status message information is located under the Information section of the Current Job Opportunities page.
*Resumes WILL NOT be accepted in lieu of completed education and experience sections on your application. Applications may be rejected if incomplete.*
“The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, disability, age, or pregnancy, and prohibits harassment of any type. Additionally, DOTD serves as a model employer for individuals with disabilities.”
Selection Criteria – The following selection criteria may be used:
Job Related Characteristics
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Administrative Program Manager 3
Two years of experience in bookkeeping, accounting, payroll, or numerical computation.
College training will substitute for the required experience on the basis of thirty semester hours for one year of experience provided that three semester hours of each thirty are in accounting.
An Associate Degree in Accounting from an accredited college or university will substitute for all of the required experience.
An Associate Degree in Accounting Technology from a Louisiana Technical College accredited by the Council on Occupational Education will substitute for all of the required experience.
It will not be necessary to provide an official position description (SF-3), or to provide percentages of time performing the qualifying duties in order to be credited with the experience.
NOTE (for the first and second substitutions):
Any college hours or degree must be from a school accredited by one of the following regional accrediting bodies: the Middle States Commission on Higher Education; the New England Commission of Higher Education; the Higher Learning Commission; the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities; the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools; and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
Function of Work:
To provide limited support of accounting functions.
Level of Work:
Generally from higher-level fiscal or administrative positions.
Location of Work:
May be used by all state agencies.
Differs from Accounting Specialist 2 in that the duties are less complex.
Examples of Work
Serves as the first level of review and approval of financial transactions relative to collections, refunds, funds disbursement, cost accounting, expenditure control, budgeting, grants management, program analysis, accounts payable, and accounts receivable to ensure accuracy and completeness of calculations, legitimacy of transactions, and proper authorization.
Responsible for posting and journalizing a variety of small accounts or one or more large accounts of limited complexity.
Confers with the general public, patients, vendors, and employees to obtain information and answer questions on a wide variety of matters.
Verifies calculations to balance receipts and to determine taxes, discounts, deductions, and additional charges.
Locates and corrects journalizing and posting errors.
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