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Human Resources Division
115 South Andrews Avenue, Room 508
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

Class Code:W0086


SUMMARY:   Under general to limited supervision, performs a variety of clerical activities in a County revenue collection or tag processing facility, with possible lead worker responsibility.



·         Processes money received in order to account for vehicle tag/title fees, personal property/real estate taxes, occupational/hunting/fishing license fees, and/or information/research fees.

·         Instructs staff in work activities and procedures in order to ensure that employees complete assignments correctly.

·         Proofreads a variety of transactions, printouts, summary reports, or on screen data in order to identify data entry errors.

·         Processes a variety of records associated with delinquent real estate taxes in order to collect delinquent taxes.

·         Liaisons with Supervisor and Department staff in order to maximize efficiency/effectiveness of Department operations.

·         Interacts with the public or other County staff/officials in order to assist them in using Department services/programs, collect fees, answer questions, identify their service needs, and explain Department policies and procedures.

·         Posts funds received in order to credit the proper account for disbursement by determining license, permit, property ID, and/or account number, entering data into computer, and issuing receipt.

·         Prepares a variety of correspondence, notifications, forms, meeting minutes, and related documents in order to communicate information to staff and/or the public.

·         Resolves a variety of problems/issues from the public in order to maximize the efficiency/effectiveness of office operation and/or service provided.

·         Reviews payments and/or related documents in order to ensure accuracy.

·         Retrieves information/summary reports from a variety of databases in order to facilitate data/trend analysis, and/or provide data/information to staff, County officials, and/or the public.

·         Processes a variety of records associated with Tax Certificate Sales in order to collect delinquent taxes.

·         Processes requests for Department materials/information received by phone, fax, email, or in person in order to provide patrons with requested materials/information.

·         Processes a variety of records associated with private agency registrations in order to complete the registration process.

·         Performs related work as required.

  KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS – REQUIRED AT TIME OF HIRE:  (Applicants are expected to possess the required Knowledges, Abilities, and/or Skills listed below prior to being hired for positions in this job class.)

  • Knowledge of the general operating policies and procedures of the assigned Department.

  • Knowledge of procedures for operating various office equipment, including personal computers.

  • Knowledge of the chain of command in the assigned Department.

  • Knowledge of the operation and use of the database used.

  • Knowledge of abbreviations/codes to be used in a variety of databases.

  • Knowledge of policies and procedures for processing incoming/outgoing data/files.

  • Knowledge of data needed on checks.

  • Knowledge of general policies, procedures, and techniques for interacting with disruptive individuals.

  • Knowledge of Department policies and procedures for handling cash, checks, and credit card transactions.

  • Knowledge of procedures, techniques, and resources for researching tax related information.

  • Knowledge of regulations, policies and procedures of the assigned revenue collection agency.

  • Knowledge of established policies and procedures for retention of public records.

  • Ability to enter data into a variety of database applications.

  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations involving addition, subtraction, multiplication and/or division.

  • Ability to understand, follow, and explain a variety of Department policies and procedures.

  • Ability to read names, account numbers, amounts and related information on a variety of documents.

  • Ability to sort/file materials alphabetically, chronologically, and/or numerically.

  • Ability to read and understand data/information from a variety of computer printouts or related documents.

  • Ability to touch type.

  • Ability to identify errors in account numbers, dates, amounts or related information.

  • Ability to learn/perform a variety of work activities in assigned Department.

  • Ability to operate a variety of standard office equipment.

  • Ability to review/evaluate data/information to identify errors.

  • Ability to prioritize work activities.

  • Ability to operate a calculator to tabulate check totals, credit card transactions, work activity counts, etc.

  • Ability to evaluate data/information and make decisions in accordance with established policies, procedures and guidelines.  

  •  Ability to use a variety of spreadsheet/database applications to compile summary statistics.

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, elected and appointed officials and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds, regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or political affiliation.

·         Ability to serve the public and fellow employees with honesty and integrity in full accord with the letter and spirit of Broward County = s Ethics and Conflict of Interest policies.


KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS – NOT REQUIRED AT TIME OF HIRE BUT EXPECTED TO BE DEVELOPED ON THE JOB:   (The following Knowledges, Abilities, and/or Skills listed below, although considered to be necessary in order to perform the work of this job title, are not required at time of hire.)

  • Knowledge of established customer service policies, procedures, and techniques.

  • Knowledge of types and locations of various materials and services within the assigned Department or facility.

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Ability to perform routine/minor maintenance/repairs on a variety of office and computer related equipment.

  • Ability to work effectively in a high stress situations.


REQUIRED TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE :      Successful completion of job related tests.  Three (3) years of office support, cashier or closely related work desired.



Bargaining Unit:            White Collar                              

FLSA Status:                Non-Exempt     

Class Spec:                   Established: 06/2004 R04/2012

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