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Office Assistant (Current Secret Clearance Required)

Office Assistant (Current Secret Clearance Required)

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**Position requires a Secret Security Clearance**


The Office Assistant position performs a variety of administrative tasks in support of the day-to-day operations of the In-Service Engineering Agent, providing direct support to the customer on-site. The successful candidate must project a professional appearance and attitude.


  1. Performs a variety of general administrative tasks, such as preparing reports and correspondence, answering phones, filing, and sorting and distributing mail, in support of the day-to-day operations of an office, group or customer. 
  2. Prepares and types correspondence, reports, presentation materials, and memorandums.  
  3. Answers and screens telephone calls and responds to routine inquiries.  
  4. Prepares and maintains files and other records.  
  5. Schedules and maintains calendar of appointments, meetings, and travel itineraries, and coordinates related arrangements.  
  6. May take dictation and transcribe notes.  
  7. May design spreadsheets and maintain simple databases.  
  8. Compiles various contract, program, and technical data and prepares weekly status reports based on the results.  
  9. Participates in special projects as required.


Specific tasks may include:


Draft, proofread, edit and coordinate correspondence including official Naval Messages


Maintain a schedule of appointments for a manager or office


Greet and escort visitors


Maintain tracking records and filing systems; archive files


Maintain, update and serve as focal point for databases or spreadsheets


Perform research and retrieve information from databases and other resources


Assist in planning, scheduling, organizing, and execution of meetings, events, conferences, and off-sites


Participate in meetings and events: may serve as recorder


Prepare access rosters and coordinate site-specific visit requests through the Security office 


Assist in ordering supplies and equipment


Recommend innovative processes to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the office


Compose written communication in response to complex customer queries


Prepare routine status reports and track office-related metrics


Assist in maintaining inventories, records, and receipts


***Must possess and be able to retain a Secret Security Clearance***


1. Requires a High School Diploma or GED.


2. Associates Degree preferred.


3-5 years of related administrative experience.


As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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