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    The Miami VA Medical Center is one of the largest and most active in the VA system and we are looking for a Secretary to perform as the Executive Assistant and Principal Office Assistant for the Associate Director, Assistant Director, Chief of Staff or the Associate Director, Patient Care Services.

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    The incumbent serves as the principal office clerical or administrative support position to the head of the organizational unit by assisting the supervisor, and in some cases, the subordinate staff of that individual. Maintains the daily calendar, making appointments and arranging conferences and meetings without specific prior approval, based on a knowledge of the manager's schedule. Determines need for memoranda to be issued to the staff on procedural materials and/or requirements, prepares the necessary instructions, and presents them for approval. Screens incoming directives and being alert to changes in policies and procedures. Performs typing on a computer keyboard wherein the work requires competitive level proficiency in typing as well as knowledge of office hardware and software systems. Utilizes a variety of office automation systems and various software packages to accomplish work. Utilizes knowledge of software utilities and function commands to manipulate text to accomplish formats, revisions, deletions, and additions. Attends meetings and conferences, taking notes or transcription of the proceedings within 5-business days. Assists in developing major presentations such as town hall meetings, veteran's group speeches, and special topic information. Screens all visitors and telephone calls. Performs other related duties as assigned.

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    Virtual: This is not a virtual position.

    Position Description/PD#: Secretary (OA)/PD546-99950-A

    Relocation Incentives: Not Authorized

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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