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Class Specification: SENIOR TYPIST-CLERK
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Answers questions that require such things as searching for and abstracting technical data and detailed explanation of laws, policies, or procedures, checks nonroutine applications, collects variable fees, etc., and refers only unusual inquiries to his immediate superior.
Checks legal documents such as writs, petitions, warrants, purchase orders, claims and bonds for form, validity, and compliance with legal requirements in cases requiring the application of highly specialized knowledge and the resolution of debatable points, and where a mistake in judgment may entail serious consequences.
Makes statistical computations and analyses, estimates of fees, etc., where specialized knowledge of laws, policies, and procedures are involved to an unusual degree, as in the recording of documents, property assessments, and tax collections.
Advises employees on problems within his jurisdiction, and on his own initiative, makes such decisions as are permissible.
Reviews for accuracy and conformity to established procedures the work of others performing preliminary operations in the course of the flow of work.
Makes final check of permits, authorizations, etc., without higher level review.
Prepares correspondence requiring the application of highly specialized knowledge and discrimination in the selection of data or interpretation of laws, rules, or policies.
May supervise a small section or unit engaged in related work where responsibility for supervision is subordinate to the performance of the highly specialized clerical work.
May routinely access such office equipment as video display terminals, word processors, or personal computers to input data, perform computations, or produce documents not requiring the formatting or programming of such equipment.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: