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Company Name:Wayne County Government
Location:Detroit, MI
Employment Type:Full Time
Category:Health and Human Services
Pay:$34252 - $42842 per year
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The Administrative Assistant provides administrative and clerical support to the Access to Care Division. Duties include providing support to management, preparing correspondence, answering phones, filing, data entry, monitoring office inventory and ordering supplies, maintaining calendars, scheduling meetings and transcribing minutes, and various other assignments as needed.

  • Provide administrative and clerical support to the division
  • Answer phones and assist customers
  • Collect and enter payments from customers
  • Prepare memos, letters, and other documents using word processing
  • Communicate and interact frequently with the public, department heads and other County officials
  • Prepare responses to correspondence containing routine inquiries.
  • Open, sort, and distribute incoming correspondence, including faxes and email.
  • Schedule and attend meetings to record minutes.
  • Perform other related tasks as assigned.


At the time of application, eligible persons must have:

  • At least three years of experience as an Administrative Assistant or Customer Service Representative. Experience should include creating various documents, working with the public and handling customer service; AND
  • A high school diploma or equivalent

Equal Opportunity Employer: Wayne County provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to: recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

For information regarding the Department of Justice - EEO Utilization Report, please visit

Accommodations: If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact the Wayne County Department of Personnel/Human Resources at 313-224-5901 or via email at Hearing or speech impaired persons using TDD's or similar devices may contact the Michigan Relay Center, toll free at (800) 649-3777 or 711 to communicate directly with the Department of Personnel/Human Resources during regular working hours.

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