Employment Opportunity – Full-time Assistant City Clerk



The City of Elkton, Kentucky is now accepting applications for the full-time position of Assistant City Clerk. Under general administrative supervision, assists the City Clerk/Treasurer with all activities and programs of the office and performs related work as required generally in the Elkton Utilities Department.

General duties of this position include the responsibility for assisting with all duties of the office, including the preparation and maintenance of the official records of the city; processing water meter readings; calculating, proofing and mailing of utility bills; processing daily utility bill payments and service orders for utility service; assisting with city taxes, licenses, permits, fees, and other city revenues; collecting city revenues; performing accounts payable and receivable duties; preparing and maintaining financial and other reports; attendance and record keeping for committees and boards of the City; maintain cemetery records including burials and maintenance service orders; greeting the public and assisting customers. Requirements include High School diploma or equivalent, college desired; strong computer and organizational skills; proficiency in Word, Excel and Outlook preferred; 1-year related work experience, preferably in municipal government; offer of employment conditional upon ability to become a notary public and bonded; after an offer of employment is made, must pass any job-related screenings, including screening tests for illegal drug use and background check prior to employment. The minimum starting pay for Assistant City Clerk will be $18.38 per hour, and other benefits include complete coverage of employee’s health, dental and life insurance and participation in the Kentucky Retirement System.

The City of Elkton has the right to reject any or all applications. The City of Elkton is an equal opportunity employer. An official Application for Employment is required and may be picked up at Elkton City Hall, 71 Public Square, PO Box 578, Elkton, Kentucky 42220 between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM Monday through Friday or at www.elktonky.com. Current resume and cover letter may be attached to the application. Applications are being accepted until the position is filled.

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