Administrative Officer

Administration

Job Description

Administrative officers oversee and implement administrative procedures, establish work priorities, conduct analyses of administrative operations and co-ordinate acquisition of administrative services such as office space, supplies and security services. They are employed throughout the public and private sectors. Administrative officers who are supervisors are included in this unit group.

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  • You want to live an oversized life in one of Canada’s beautiful forest communities
  • A sense of community is important to you
  • You like variety and learning new things
  • You want to make a difference working in a green job
  • You like working with computers
  • You are methodical
  • You have an eye for detail and process
  • You like numbers

Communities

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HIGH LEVEL, ALBERTA
ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOUSE, ALBERTA
FORT ST-JAMES, BRITISH COLUMBIA

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Education And Training

Completion of secondary school is required. A university degree or college diploma in business or public administration may be required. Experience in a senior clerical or executive secretarial position related to office administration is usually required. Project management certification may be required by some employers.

St. Francis Xavier University
Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology

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NOTE

The requirements listed are generally required qualifications for this Career Type. The qualifications may vary based on the employer and/or the geographic location of that job.

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