Human Resources

CURRENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Data Entry Clerk Job Description 

Part Time 25 hours per week

The data entry clerk will enter data from various source documents into the computer system for storage, processing and data management purposes.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Prepare, compile and sort documents for data entry
  • Check source documents for accuracy
  • Verify data and correct data where necessary
  • Obtain further information for incomplete documents
  • Combine and rearrange data from source documents where required
  • Enter data from source documents into prescribed computer database, files and forms
  • Transcribe information into required electronic format
  • Scan documents into document management systems or databases
  • Check completed work for accuracy
  • Store completed documents in designated locations
  • Maintain logbooks or records of activities and tasks
  • Respond to requests for information and access relevant files
  • Print information when required
  • Comply with data integrity and security policies

Typical Skills

  • Planning and organizing
  • Information collection and management
  • Problem solving
  • Attention to detail
  • Decision making skills
  • Communication skills
  • Confidentiality
  • Ability to work under pressure

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma
  • Formal computer training an advantage
  • Proficient in relevant computer applications such as MS Office
  • Accurate keyboard skills and proven ability to enter data at the required speed
  • Knowledge of correct spelling, grammar and punctuation
  • Knowledge of clerical and administrative procedures


Contact the Jerome County Planning and Zoning Department for an application

 300 North Lincoln * Room 208 * (208) 644-2758 * nmarshall@co.jerome.id.us


JEROME COUNTY JOB APPLICATION