Skip to content

9/3/2014 - Keyboarding Clerk 1



Job Opportunity



County of Cumberland

790 E. Commerce St.  Bridgeton, N.J. 08302  856-453-2121

September 3, 2014



Keyboarding Clerk 1

Department of Corrections (Juvenile Detention Center)

Starting Salary: $28,616 (To Be Prorated Based on Hours Worked)



Duties:                  Reports to the Site Education Supervisor of the Juvenile Detention Center. Under close 
supervision, performs routine, repetitive clerical work involving the processing of documents in a variety of functions; formats and key enters/types correspondence, documents, reports, charts and other materials on a computer console, typewriter, or other key entry device used by the agency; does other related duties as required.    


Requirements:  Ability to use the computer, phone, and typewriter/keyboard. Ability to follow oral and written directions in a timely and accurate manner.  Ability to effectively and professionally communicate with the public.  Knowledge of modern office methods to include experience with email and Microsoft Office products. Good organizational and analytical skills.


Hours:                   19 hours per week, Monday through Friday.


Note:                    Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness screenings and criminal background checks. This position is subject to a typing examination in which candidates will be required to demonstrate proficiency in keyboarding or typing 40 net words per minute. 


Applicants should submit a cover letter, work history, and three (3) professional references to the Juvenile Detention Center’s County Division Head at or fax to 856-455-1006. Application deadline is September 10, 2014.


The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer striving for diversity in the workplace.