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Tennessee Valley Authority 509810 - Business Support Representative (multi-functional) in Murphy, North Carolina

509810 - Business Support Representative (multi-functional)

Job ID: 509810 Location: Murphy, NC Regular/Temporary:


509810 - Business Support Representative (multi-functional)

Organization: River & Resources Stewardship

Department: East Operations

Location: Murphy, NC

Posting Open: 1/13/2020

Posting Close:1/23/2020 at 11:59 PM EST

Salary: Competitive

Job Summary

The primary purpose of the position is to perform basic and recurring activities to support management support services functions. Routine support activities include, but are not limited to, day-to-day coordination, organizing, reviewing, distributing files and/or records, and standard reporting according to procedures. Provides multifunctional support to areas such as budget/accounting, business reporting, information processing, document control, procurement/materials, facilities and equipment coordination, and general office management.

Typical duties may include:

Gathers, organizes, and compiles business and technical information.

Processes data into various business information systems and generates standard reports.

Makes copies of documents, assembles, and distributes information as required.

Files materials consisting of correspondence, operating instructions and procedures, blueprints, maintenance schedules, tracking logs, business reports, and various other data.

Acts as receptionist receiving visitors and directing them to appropriate person. Answers telephones and communicates with various offices to secure and relay information.

Distributes mail and/or correspondence to appropriate personnel.

Performs miscellaneous tasks as needed. Provides backup to other office personnel.

Supervision Received

Works under direct supervision on new tasks and minimal supervision when following standard procedures.

Skills and Proficiencies (May be job or organization specific)

  • Maintains positive relationships with internal and external contacts.

  • Ability to type using standard desktop software

  • Ability to operate various office equipment proficiently

  • Ability to maintain complete and accurate files, search and locate material from general reference.

  • Ability to apply basic procedures within assigned functional area(s) of management support services.

  • Knowledge of clerical procedures

  • Knowledge of English grammar, spelling, and punctuation.

  • Knowledge of standard office operation.

Minimum Qualifications (Consistent with Classification Standard)

Education and Experience/Certificates, Licenses, and Registration Requirements/Other Requirements

High school degree or equivalent and some clerical experience preferred.

Post high school business coursework is desired.

Competent in the use of various standard desktop software to prepare documents or equivalent.

Evidence of typing skill may be required by organization.


Equal Employment Opportunity

TVA values and embraces diversity. We encourage all individuals to apply regardless of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, sex, abilities/disabilities, sexual orientation, religion, veteran status and age. We strive to be inclusive of all the people we serve across the Valley.

TVA is an Equal Opportunity employer and complies with all applicable laws and regulations regarding equal employment opportunities. Any applicant or employee who believes s/he has a discrimination claim (including harassment or retaliation) must contact TVA’s Equal Opportunity Compliance office within 45 calendar days of the event or action s/he believes to constitute discrimination, harassment, or retaliation.

Drug-Free Workplace

All TVA Non-Nuclear employees are covered by TVA's Federal Drug-Free Workplace Program Plan, in accordance with Executive Order 12564, Public Law 100-71 and the Mandatory Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing. Information regarding the Drug Free Workplace Program can be found at TVA Non-Nuclear employees in Testing Designated Positions, including those performing safety-sensitive duties are also subject to random drug testing. TVA Nuclear employees are subject to random alcohol and drug tests in accordance with 10 CFR Part 26 as mandated by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

How to Claim Vet Preference

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