Public Works Dept Administrative Assistant


The City of Mattoon Public Works Department is accepting applications for an Administrative Assistant position at the Public Works Department. The Administrative Assistant provides clerical support for the Street/Utility Department. Responsibilities include; time keeping, billing, bills payable, purchasing, and insurance claims. The position assists in the preparation of press releases, work orders, and price quote requests. Strong computer and organizational skills are required. Proficient use of Word, Excel, and Adobe is required. Clerical/office experience is required.

The secretary is the initial point of contact for the public, whether by phone or in person. Strong public relations and communications skills are required. The full job description is located at:

The starting salary is $25,884.88/yr. Candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to; Debbie Crean, 208 N 19th Street, Mattoon, IL 61938, or, by noon on Tuesday, December 19, 2017. EOE&P.

Employment is contingent upon a finalist’s ability to pass a criminal history background check and drug screening test.

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