Employer: Montgomery County, VA Economic Development
Job Location: Christiansburg, Virginia
Category: Other
Employment Type: Part Time
Last Updated: 6/17/2022
Closing Date: 7/5/2022
Montgomery County, Va Economic DevelopmentMontgomery County, VA Economic Development
The Montgomery County Department of Economic Development is dedicated to improving the quality of life in Montgomery County, VA through economic growth. Montgomery County is a growing technology oriented community nestled in the beautiful mountains of Virginia and is home to Virginia Tech and the Towns of Blacksburg and Christiansburg. We ensure this growth through business retention, expansion, and attraction programs, developing sites/buildings, and supporting local workforce development.
Job Description Do you enjoy working in an environment with caring people in a fun atmosphere that helps your local community?  Do you enjoy helping pets find loving, fur-ever homes?  Then, Montgomery County Animal Care & Adoption Center is the place for you!  We currently need a Part-Time Office Technician, with essential duties including but not limited to:
  • Greeting visitors, accepting donations, answering phones and providing general information. 
  • Assist with animal intakes and adoptions.
  • Skilled clerical and administrative work.
  • Manage files and records and prepare reports and documents.
  • Purchase general supplies and equipment.
  • Other duties to support the shelter, Director and staff as directed.
Some weekday hours; weekend work required, up to 28 hours per week.  Successful candidate will have ability to manage multiple priorities, maintain confidential/sensitive information, and communicate effectively with excellent written and verbal skills to a diverse group of people. Candidate should be comfortable working around companion animals.  Requires high school education/GED equivalent with at least two years of experience in office administration and demonstrated proficiency in the use of MS Office, including Word, Excel, and Outlook. As a position with safety-sensitive duties, background/DMV screening and drug (including marijuana) & alcohol testing is required. 
Pay $14.35/hour or more depending upon qualifications/experience.   Interested candidates should apply online at: by Tuesday, July 5, 2022 to be considered.  Review of applications and interviews will begin immediately.  To request an application accommodation for disabilities, contact Human Resources at 540.394.2007.
Montgomery County, VA is committed to the principles of diversity and, in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans.  As an Equal Opportunity Employer and certified Virginia Values Veterans (V3) organization, we are dedicated to nondiscrimination in recruitment, selection, hiring, pay, promotion, retention or other personnel action affecting employees or candidates for employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex/gender/orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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