public-works-department

CIVIL SERVICE

705 W. University Avenue
Lafayette LA 70502

Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 337-291-8330
Email: CivilService@LafayetteLA.gov 

DIRECTOR: Adam Marcantel

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Applications for the following positions may ONLY be downloaded by following the links below. Please complete the application online and print it; if you do not have available internet access or the ability to print the application, you may visit any branch of the Lafayette Public Library System to use the public computers. For additional information, please call (337) 291-8330.  

EXAMINATION ANNOUNCEMENT
LAFAYETTE CONSOLIDATED GOVERNMENT 
Civil Service Office
705 W. University Avenue, PO Box 4017-C
Lafayette, LA 70502
 www.lafayettela.gov 
(337) 291-8330

CLASS TITLE: CLERK III (General)

MINIMUM STARTING PAY: HOURLY - $13.45-$16.82/DOE , MONTHLY - $2,332-$2,915/DOE

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

Positions in this class independently perform tasks of highest degree of responsibility and difficulty while remaining general-clerical in nature. These tasks include contract preparation, extensive reports requiring calculations, interpretation of reports and providing appropriate services. Incumbents usually work under the direction of a division manager and may lead others in area of expertise, but they do not act in a supervisory role. Current opening is in the department of Community Development & Planning. Future openings may have other areas of assignment.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Completion of high school, supplemented by college level course work in business, office administration or liberal arts and sciences, and extensive progressively responsible experience in area of assignment; or an equivalent combination of education and experience in clerical positions of higher responsibility.

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Examination will be a written test.  Note: Positions in the Office of Finance & Management require a separate application and exam than those under the “General” designation.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 30 RECEIVED BY MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2021, NOON!!

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