Administrative Assistant I *



Administrative Assistant I *


$23.82 Hourly


Henderson, NV

Job Type

Part Time


Human Resources

Job Number



5/11/2022 3:00 PM Pacific




Position Overview

*This recruitment is open to the first 100 qualified applications received by the Human Resources Department and will close without notice once that number has been reached.

The City of Henderson announces an examination to create a consideration for hire list and to fill one vacancy for the classification of Administrative Assistant I in the Government and Public Affairs Department . The consideration for hire list may be utilized to fill vacancies for this classification in other departments for up to one year.

Under direct supervision, performs a variety of office and support functions for a department, division, unit, or an executive; and performs related duties as assigned.

Special Note:

This is a part-time, non-PERS eligible position

Work schedule will consist of an average of 19 hours/week. Hours per week may increase or decrease based on Department need.

Position is not eligible for benefits or wage increases

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Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from high school or the equivalent

One year of general full-time clerical experience

Sufficient keyboarding skills of 45 net words per minute. Some positions will require the performance of other essential and marginal functions depending upon work location, assignment, or shift.

Required Documents/Assessment Information


1) Completed Employment Application


This position requires candidates to type 45 words per minute. Candidates will be required to complete an online typing test to verify that they meet the minimum typing requirements listed in the job description. Best qualified candidates with complete applications will be sent an email with a link to the typing test. This test must be completed by the date/time listed in the notice/invite. Candidates who successfully complete the online typing test will be moved to minimum qualification review. Since this online typing test is unproctored, candidates will be required to validate their typing test in a proctored environment and will be required to pass the typing portion based on the number of net words per minute listed in the minimum qualifications on the job description. Candidates must pass both the online and in-person typing tests in order to move forward in the recruitment process.

There are free practice typing tests online if you would like to gauge your speed and practice prior to the assessment date. However, you must pass the test we administer, and we will utilize the score you receive from our exam.


Preliminary Typing Test - Virtual Typing Test - Test invites will be sent out the morning of Thursday, May 12, 2022. Candidates will have until noon on Monday, May 16, 2022 to complete their virtual typing test.

Written Examination and Typing Test Validation - Week of May 23, 2022

Oral Board Interview - - Week of May 30, 2022

Selection Interview - Week of June 6, 2022

All applicants will be notified by email or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement.


If you are invited to participate in the assessment process, you will be required to self-schedule through the City of Henderson online application system. Please check your email and/or text messages on a regular basis after submitting your application for complete instructions, which include where and when to report.

The assessment and selection process for this position will take place on the dates listed above. All candidates who wish to be considered for this position will need to be in Henderson, Nevada, and make themselves available to participate in the testing process at any time on any of the dates listed above.

Selection Process

The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best-qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process. This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. The City will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. It is the responsibility of the candidate requiring accommodation to contact the Human Resources Department at the time of application.

Appointment may be subject to the successful and timely completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards.


Teamsters Contract Benefits Summary


Health Insurance: Medical, Prescription, Dental, Vision.

Employer paid Long Term Disability.

Employer paid Term Life Insurance - $75,000 Life Insurance on employee.

Employee Assistance Program.

Medicare Employee and City each pay 1.45%.


Employer paid Membership in the State of Nevada Public Employees Retirement System .

No Social Security tax on employee's wages.

Retirement Health Savings program.


The City provides a clothing and personal effects allowance for employees required to wear a uniform.

A shoe allowance is provided on an annual basis to those employees required to wear safety shoes.



Employee credited with 19 hours of annual leave at the end of the first six months of employment. Annual leave will accrue from month 7 to month 12 at 3.167 hours per month .

Accrued at 9.5 hours per month after first year through fifth year; 12.67 hours per month sixth through twelfth year; 15.83 hours per month upon completion of twelfth year and beyond.

Sick Leave

Accrued at 9.5 hours per month from date of hire.

Bereavement Leave

Three consecutive days of leave, with pay, per occurrence, to attend funeral for immediate family member; increased to one work week when funeral is held 400 statute miles or more from City of Henderson.


12 paid holidays per year.

Two floating holidays per year.


Four day, 9.5 hour work day, 38 hour work week.

Three day, 12 hour work day, 38 hour work week for certain positions.


IRC 457 Deferred Compensation Plan

IRC 401A Deferred Compensation Plan

IRC125 Plan Flexible Benefits Plan

Cancer/Catastrophic Illness, Accident, Short Term Disability Insurance

Auto and Home Insurance

529 College Savings Plan

Supplemental Term Life Insurance

Legal Insurance

Pet Insurance

Identity and Credit Protection

Employee Network Membership

Revised 07/18

Job Details:

Posted Date : 2022-05-07

Job type : Full Time

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