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Contra Costa County

22 April 2019

Company Name
Contra Costa County

651 Pine Street, 2nd Floor, Martinez, CA , 94553, United States

Contact Name
Human Resources Department

Phone Number

Email Address

Company Website

Job Title
Clerk-Experienced Level

Business/Consulting/Administration & Office Work

Part Time/Full Time/Other

Is it a student job?

$36,993.96 – $45,899.88 Annually

Education Level
High School

Job Description

$17.79 – $22.07 Hourly
$1,422.84 – $1,765.38 Biweekly
$3,082.83 – $3,824.99 Monthly
$36,993.96 – $45,899.88 Annually

ISSUE DATE: 04/22/19



Bargaining Unit: AFSCME, Local 2700 – General Clerical Unit

Are you interested in pursuing a new opportunity and a career in public service? Contra Costa County is seeking talented and qualified individuals to fill clerical vacancies throughout the County!
Clerk-Experienced Level employees may advance to Clerk-Senior Level ($3,307-$4,223/mo.) after satisfying the requirements. Also, there are potential advancement opportunities to other specialized and supervisory clerical positions.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:
Ability to provide high level customer service
Demonstrate teamwork and collaboration
Effective communication skills both in writing and orally
Exhibit dependability through timely attendance
Demonstrate ethical behavior and treat people with respect
Time management skills
Ability to adapt to changes in the work environment
Relevant office/computer skills to use a variety of equipment such as computers, fax, copy machines and software programs

Typing Positions: To be considered for typing positions, applicants must complete a typing test validating, in a five minute timed typing test, the ability to type at least 40 net words per minute. To complete the test visit . Test results will be sent you via email, please attach them to your application. Candidates who do not include a valid typing test score will be considered for non-typing positions only.

Bilingual candidates, especially those fluent in Spanish, are strongly encouraged to apply. We offer a monthly salary differential of $100 to employees in assignments that require bilingual proficiency.

To read the complete Clerk Experienced Level job description, please visit the website,

For Frequently Asked Questions regarding this recruitment, please click on the following link before applying:

The eligible list established from this recruitment may remain in effect for six (6) months.

The tentative written examination dates are May 22, 2019 in Pleasant Hill & May 24, 2019 in Martinez.

How to Apply

Expiration Date
April 28, 2019

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