The Data Entry Control Clerk IV will work in the License and Statistics Section and be responsible for the preparation and entry of recreational surveys conducted under the North Carolina Coastal Angling Program (CAP). The CAP program utilizes mail surveys and angler intercept interviews to gather data used to meet fisheries management needs of the state, interstate, and federal agencies. The primary purposes of this position are to: perform data entry and quality control for a multitude of projects with differing levels of priority and deadlines; process a large volume of recreational surveys (both incoming and outgoing); provide back-up coverage for fishing license sales office; order survey supplies and monitor inventory levels; and respond to customer questions, requests, and complaints in a timely manner. This position requires strong oral and written communication skills, attention to detail, and superior time management skills with the ability to meet strict deadline and adapt to changing priorities. This position may also aid other positions in report writing, editing, and data requests. Work schedule Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm
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Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies
To receive credit for your work history and credentials, you must list the information on the application form. Any information omitted from the application form, listed under the text resume section, or on an attachment will not be considered for qualifying credit.
- Extensive data entry and quality control experience required.
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
- Experience using Microsoft Access and/or web-based applications for data entry.
- Experience providing customer service to the public.
A skills test will be administered to all interviewed applicants.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Graduation from high school and demonstrated possession of knowledge, skills, and abilities gained through at least two years of office assistant/secretarial experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Supplemental and Contact Information
To apply for this position, please click APPLY link above. All relevant experience must be included in the work experience section of the application to receive proper credit. Any information on an attachment or omitted from the application form will not be considered for qualifying credit. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of the state application.
Persons eligible for veteran preference must submit a copy of Form DD-214.
DEQ uses the Merit-Based Recruitment and Selection Plan to fill positions subject to the State Personnel Act with the most qualified applicants. When a salary range is posted, the actual salary will be based on relevant competencies, knowledge, skills and abilities, internal equity and budgetary considerations pertinent to the advertised position. The State of North Carolina is an Equal Opportunity Employer.