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3/11/2016 - Data Processing Technician

Data Processing Technician
Data Processing
Starting Salary: $49,760

Under direction, creates appropriate coding and suitable forms for transmitting information to a data processing center to ensure the desired printout or information storage; does related work as required.

Requirements: One (1) year of experience in the design and preparation of programs for information processing equipment utilizing current operating systems and technology. Three (3) to five (5) years of general data processing experience preferred.

Possession of a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university preferred.

Strong working knowledge in Microsoft SQL, database design, software design, Exchange, Windows Server 2008/2012, Windows OS 7, and Microsoft Office preferred.

Strong time management skills, project planning and implementation. Must be a self-starter who is able to work on projects alone or in a group.

Knowledge of modern office methods and procedures. Knowledge of digital computer equipment capabilities. Knowledge of electronic computer programming procedures and techniques and of the factors involved in the analysis, planning, and design of data processing systems.

Ability to analyze data. Ability to reason logically and to draw sound conclusions in recommending courses of action. Ability to review and comprehend agency programs, processes, and methods. Ability to utilize accepted data processing procedures, methods, and techniques. Ability to prepare clear, concise, and accurate reports. Ability to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by the agency, office, or related units.

Ability to adhere to applicable security awareness, conflict of interest, and confidentiality guidelines and regulations.

Typical work week is 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday.

Note: The primary assignment for this position is located in the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office.

Note: Offers of employment for this title are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness testing that includes all drug screenings and background checks applicable to individuals having access to criminal justice information.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references to or fax to 856-453-0361.

Deadline for Submission is April 3, 2016.

The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer Striving for Diversity in the Workplace.