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Administrative clerks compile, verify, record and process forms and documents, such as applications, licences, permits, contracts, registrations and requisitions, in accordance with established procedures, guidelines and schedules. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors.
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- Compile, verify, record and process applications, licences, permits, contracts, registrations, requisitions, and other forms and documents in accordance with established procedures and schedules, using computerized and manual processing systems
- Authorize and issue licences, permits, registration papers, reimbursements or other material after requesting documents have been processed and approved
- Maintain inventory of office supplies and order supplies as required
- Prepare reports and presentations and provide information to staff and general public regarding company and program rules, regulations and procedures
- Assist in the co-ordination of administrative procedures such as budget submissions, contracts administration and work schedules
- May be responsible for some accounting tasks
- May organize and co-ordinate flow of work for general office clerks and data entry clerks.
Outlook & Prospects for Administrative Clerks in Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region||2012-04-04|
Employment prospects for Administrative Clerks are expected to be fair in 2011-2012.
The supply of persons in this occupation is relatively high, compared to the demand in the local area. This creates much competition for available jobs. Turnover is sometimes experienced within this field, which does result in some opportunities being created. As well, individuals employed in this occupation are older than the average worker in the labour force. This could potentially result in an increase in job openings due to retirement.
Employment opportunities for this occupation may not be as readily available as those which have a good outlook. However, a fair outlook should not prevent anyone from pursuing a specific career in which they are interested.
Local Labour Market News
Week of Apr 08 – Apr 12, 2013
Week of Feb 25 – Mar 01, 2013
- Eight new affordable housing units for seniors and persons with disabilities have opened in Springdale. Six of those units were cost-shared by the federal government and the government of NL and two were funded by Vista Place (2005) Ltd.
Week of Feb 04 – Feb 08, 2013
- The provincial government announced funding of $591,920 to decommission the existing water tank and install a new tank in the town of Badger
- Killick Health Services of Grand Falls-Windsor is down from 13 family physicians in 2010 to eight
Week of Jan 21 – Jan 25, 2013
- The town of Lewisporte in Central Newfoundland has been dealing with a shortage of doctors. Two of the five doctors currently practicing at a medical clinic in Lewisporte have put in their notice.
- The last of about 90 layoffs at the Beaver Brook antimony mine in central¿Newfoundland came into effect this week. Only about 10 workers have been kept on for maintenance and potential exploration work.
- Thundermin Resources of Toronto and partner Cornerstone Resources of Mt. Pearl will determine the viability of the copper mine near Springdale. Castillian Resources of Toronto will start an exploration program for the gold discovery near Port Aux Basques.
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