Details for *PUBLIC NOTICE* Applications are now being accepted by the City


*PUBLIC NOTICE* Applications are now being accepted by the City of Oxford Civil Service Board for the position of Administrative Secretary for the City of Oxford Public Works Department. The deadline for applications will be Friday, January 20, 2017. Qualifications include at minimum an Associate's Degree or higher and at least five (5) years' secretarial and administrative experience in governmental accounting for an engineering firm, county highway department or city public works department preferred. Job summary: Under general direction of the City Engineer, performs administrative functions necessary to support the efficient and effective operation of the Engineering Department, Street Department and Building Department (all are combined and now known as Department of Public Works). Monitors department budgets, tracks expenditures, records line item adjustments, and assists in budget preparation. Tracks construction costs and prepares reports for comparison against project budgets, Provides some direction for other office personnel as directed by City Engineer, Coordinates activities with other departments and outside agencies as required. This exam will be given online, you must have an email address and access to a computer to submit an application. You will be notified by the Civil Service Board if you are chosen to participate in the online examination. Applications may be obtained at the Oxford Civil Service Board, 600 Stanley Merrill Dr, Oxford, Alabama, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday or you may download an application from All applications will be held confidential within the Civil Service Board. Contact: Kellie Harrell @ 256.831.3730