City of Downey-Data Center Processing Clerk

3/4/2022 12:21:07 PM 358


$51,108.00 - $63,468.00 Annually


Downey, CA

Job Type



Technology Services

Job Number


Closing date and time

3/17/2022 at 5:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada); Tijuana

Data Center Processing Clerk (Working Title)
 Official Title: Data Control Clerk

$4259 - $5289 Monthly

Your choice of several medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans

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must be submitted by:

EXTENDED: 3/17/2022

5:00 P.M. (Pacific)
PERS Defined Benefit Plan

Paid Time Off:
12 vacation, 15 holidays, and 12 illness days.

"Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE) is seeking detail-oriented individuals with knowledge and experience in working with high speed printers to apply for the Data Center Processing Clerk position. Please be advised that the official title of this position is Data Control Clerk. Under general supervision, the Data Center Processing Clerk performs data processing operations in a medium-scale to large-scale mainframe computer operations environment; and verifies that production parameters and output meet required specifications. The current vacancy may require the incumbent to transition to work in 3rd shift (11:00pm-7:30am) after completion of training."

The Well Qualified Candidate Will Possess the Following

  • Operations of batch processes in a large mainframe computer operations environment
  • Clerical record-keeping and filing procedures
  • Utilities, applications, and output management systems, such as MVS/JES, TSO, and JCL, for the appropriate operating systems
  • Terminology, processes and procedures used in data processing
  • Functions and operating procedures of data processing equipment

  • Critical Thinking – Analytically and logically evaluating information, propositions, and claims
  • Reading Comprehension – Understanding and using written information
  • Professional & Technical Expertise – Applying technical subject matter to the job
  • Using Technology – Working with electronic hardware and software applications
  • Attention to Detail – Focusing on the details of work content, work steps, and final work products
  • Handling Stress – Maintaining emotional stability and self-control under pressure, challenge, or adversity
  • Professional Integrity & Ethics – Maintaining trust through honesty, adherence to principles, and personal accountability
  • Self-Management – Showing personal organization, self-discipline, and dependability
  • Oral Communication – Engaging effectively in dialogue
  • Customer Focus – Attending to the needs and expectation of customers
  • Cultural Proficiency – Modeling communications and interactions that respect and include all individuals and their languages, abilities, religions and cultures

Required Education and Experience
Education: Graduation from high school or equivalent is required.

Experience: Two years of experience in data entry and output distribution in a data center facility processing daily high volume output of 5000+ documents, such as reports, checks, and job requests.

Additional Requirements: A valid California driver’s license and the availability of private transportation or the ability to obtain transportation between job sites may be required. Positions in this classification may be assigned to work a non-standard workweek that might include working weekends and shifts from 3:00 PM to 11:30 PM or 11:00 PM to 7:30 AM.

Remote, work-from-home, or hybrid work days may be available. To ensure the health and safety of its staff, LACOE will require all employees to provide evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19. 

Selection Process
Candidates who meet the minimum requirements above will be invited to participate in an examination that may consist of a Multiple-Choice Exam and a Structured Interview.

For information about the examination process you may send an e-mail to
Shawn Toyohara at toyohara_shawn@lacoe.edu

For general inquiries please call 562.803.8360 (Mon- Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm)

For complete application information, please go to https://www.lacoe.edu/pc

LACOE Personnel Commission,  9300 Imperial Hwy, EC-Annex, Downey, CA 90242

Additional Information
Minimum qualifications must be met by the close of filing date. For complete application information, please go to https://www.lacoe.edu/pc.  For additional information on our selection procedures, please visit Exam Preparation on our website. Selection and promotion are based on a competitive examination process. Candidates who pass all exam parts are ranked according to overall exam score and placed on an eligibility (hiring) list. Vacant positions are filled from the top three ranks. Eligibility lasts for 12 months; however, additional recruitment may occur under a separate bulletin with additional candidates being merged onto the eligibility list. Some positions that involve public contact may require bilingual proficiency for which selective certification may apply (Education Code 45277.5). In addition, the eligibility list resulting from this examination may be used to fill vacancies in related job classifications for which no eligibility list exists (Education Code 45272). Veterans' Credit may be awarded for entry jobs.

Reasonable accommodations in completing an application, testing, and employment are available to individuals with disabilities. If you would like to request an accommodation, please call 562.803.8360 as early as possible.

This examination is authorized as Open, open to the public.

Recruitment ID: 22-382

This announcement does not constitute an implied contract. Any part of this announcement is subject to change.

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Los Angeles County Office of Education
(562) 803-8360
9300 Imperial Highway, Annex

Downey, California, 90242