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Hahnville - Louisiana (LA),

St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office, LA

Job Description:

Job Description
There is a vacancy for a Bookkeeper in the Bonds & Fines-Collection Section. The primary function of the Bonds and Fines Division is the collection and disbursement of traffic and criminal fines/bonds. The division also attends court and takes notes, obtains bonds money from the jail, and disburses funds to other agencies. The requirements needed to apply for this position are as follows:

Prior experience in handling funds.

Excellent comprehension of business English, precise spelling, and arithmetic.

Proficient in maintaining databases and excel spreadsheets.

Self-motivated with ability to plan, modify and carryout responsibilities.

Position requires comparing and checking information repetitively.

An ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with superiors, subordinates, co-workers, and other professional contacts.

Due to the personal matters handled by the Bonds and Fines Division in many of the cases, the need for confidentiality is a principal requirement.

Ability to maintain financial records and comply with annual audit procedures.

Good working knowledge of Louisiana Revised Statues and Parish Ordinances.

Good public relations skills.

1.00% - Must be at least 18 years of age 1.00% - High school diploma or GED 1.00% - US Citizen 1.00% - No criminal background Additional Information

100% of Employee Medical, Life, LTD and Vision paid by the Sheriff's Office. Dependent coverage is available with a portion also paid by the Sheriff's Office.
Dental is offered with a portion paid by the Sheriff's Office.
Longevity benefits.
Education Incentive.
Pension Benefit through the Louisiana Sheriff's Pension and Relief Fund. The Sheriff's Office pays a percentage of this for you.
Optional Deferred Compensation plan with matching option from the Sheriff.
Voluntary benefits offered with payroll deduction.
Many other benefits available.

St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Application Special Instructions
You will need to furnish the following documents or copies with your application:

High School Diploma or equivalent
Birth Certificate - True and correct copy
Military Discharge Papers - DD-214, if applicable
College Diploma, if applicable
Driver's License (Photocopy)
Other Certifications - P.O.S.T., specialized training, etc., if applicable
Social Security Card

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