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    *DeAnza Community College District DetailsPublished:
  April 17, 2018Job location:
  Los Altos Hills, California income:
  Administrative/Support, Staff/Administrative Office adjunctFoothill
    *De Anza Community College DistrictPosting #: 17
   De Anza CollegeClose/Initial Review Date:
   5/3/2018Open Until Filled:
  Starting income:
   $3, 297.47 (per month) plus benefits; income Grade:
    *33Full income Range:
   $3, 297.47 - $4, 346.47 (per month)The Foothill
    *De Anza Community College District is currently accepting applications for the classified position above.
De Anza College Mission Statement:
   De Anza College provides an academically rich, multicultural learning environment that challenges students of every background to develop their intellect, character and abilities; to realize their goals; and to be socially responsible leaders in their communities, the nation and the world.
De Anza College fulfills its mission by engaging students in creative work that demonstrates the knowledge, expertise and attitudes contained within the college\\\'s Institutional Core Competencies:
     » Communication and expression    » Information literacy    » Physical/mental wellness and personal responsibility    » Civic capacity for global, cultural, social and environmental consciousness    » Critical thinking JOB SUMMARY:
   Reporting to the Director of Financial Aid, this position is a first point of contact located at the front desk in the Financial Aid and Scholarship office at De Anza College.
The position will involve a high volume of contact with students and the general public.
In addition to the general tasks listed below, the incumbent will also be required to retrieve voicemail from the general office number; the incumbent will need to return calls and answer questions accordingly or determine if the call/message will need to be mailed to one of the financial aid staff for further assistanceDEFINITION:
   Under the direction of an assigned manager, perform a variety of general clerical tasks.
EXAMPLE OF tasks AND Job responsibilities:
   Depending upon assignment, tasks may include, but are not limited to, the following:
      » Perform various clerical tasks related to an assigned program or function such as compiling information from a variety of sources; communicate with other departments to provide or obtain information.    » Receive and screen phone calls and visitors and direct inquiries and visitors to the proper person or office; provide information concerning policies and procedures of assigned program or office according to established guidelines.    » Prepare schedules and communicate with others regarding meetings, appointments or other activities; create documents, packets, forms or other materials for meetings as assigned.    » Prepare letters, memos, forms and other correspondence as requested; screen and route incoming and outgoing mail.    » Prepare, format, type, proofread and duplicate a variety of records, reports or related materials; maintain files.    » Operate a computer, assigned software systems and other office equipment.    » Order and maintain office supplies as necessary.    » Provide work direction and guidance to student employees and other staff as assigned.    » Perform related tasks as assigned.
  Knowledge of:
     » Modern office practices, procedures and equipment.    » Record
    *keeping techniques and alpha and numeric filing systems.    » Correct English usage, grammar, spelling, punctuation and vocabulary.    » Operation of a computer and assigned software.    » Telephone techniques and etiquette.    » Interpersonal expertise using tact, patience and courtesy.    » Appropriate terminology of assigned function. capability to:
     » Demonstrate knowledge of, sensitivity to, and respect for the diverse academic, socio
    *economic, ethnic, religious, and cultural backgrounds, discapability, and sexual orientation of community college students, faculty and staff.    » Perform a variety of responsible and technical clerical tasks in support of an assigned program or function.    » Read, interpret, apply and explain rules, regulations, policies and procedures.    » Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others.    » Compile and verify data for the preparation of reports.    » Operate a computer and related office equipment.    » Meet schedules and time lines.    » Communicate effectively both orally and in writing.    » Type at 40 words net per minute from clear copy.
MINIMUM Appropriate qualifications:
     » knowledge of, sensitivity to, and respect for the diverse academic, socio
    *economic, ethnic, religious, and cultural backgrounds, discapability, and sexual orientation of community college students, faculty and staff.    » Any combination equivalent to a High school diploma AND one (1) year general clerical practice.
     » Office environment.    » Constant interruptions.
Physical Abilities:
     » Hearing and speaking to exchange information in person and on the telephone.    » Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate computer keyboard.    » Seeing to read various materials.    » Standing for extended periods of time.    » Reaching overhead, above the shoulders and horizontally.    » Bending at the waist, kneeling or crouching.    » Lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling heavy objects up to 30 lbs.
     » A District on
    *line application on http:
In the application, you will provide information, which demonstrates your knowledge of, sensitivity to, and respect for the diverse academic, socio
    *economic, ethnic, religious, and cultural backgrounds, discapability, and sexual orientation of community college students, faculty and staff.
Additionally, you will be asked to explain how your life practices, studies or work have influenced your commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.    » A cover letter covering your qualifications for the position.    » A current CV of all work practice, formal education and training.
If any required application materials are omitted, the committee will not review your application.
Items not required (including reference letters) will not be accepted.
For full
    *consideration, all application packets must be received by 11:59 pm on the closing date.
Please allow yourself ample time to complete your application and resolve any technical difficulties that may arise with your submission.
We do not guarantee a response to application questions within 48 hours of the closing date.
You may also visit our Applicant Information to assist with technical difficulties at:
    *instructions.htmlCONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
    *Time, Permanent, 12
    *months per yearStarting date:
   As soon as possible upon completion of the search process.
Excellent benefits package which includes medical coverage for employee and eligible dependents, dental, vision care, employee assistance program, long term discapability, retirement benefits and basic life insurance.
For information on our benefits package that includes medical for employees and dependents, visit our web site:
Persons with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to complete the employment process must notify Employment Services no later than the closing date of the announcement.
The prosperous applicant will be required to provide proof of authorization to work in the U.
All interviewing costs incurred by applicant are the responsibility of the applicant.
For more information about our application process contact:
   Employment Services Foothill
    *De Anza Community College District 12345 El Monte Road Los Altos Hills, California 94022 Email address:
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    *DeAnza Community College District Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Foothill
    *De Anza serves the communities of Cupertino, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Mountain View, Palo Alto, Stanford, Sunnyvale, and portions of San Jose.
For more than 50 years, Foothill
    *De Anza has demonstrated excellence and innovation in academic programs and student services.
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    *De Anza provides credit classes for about 64, 000 students a year.
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