Office Receptionist

Office receptionist

Halifax, NS


Hourly: min. $16.84 for 37.5 hours per week

Job Number:



Medical Benefits,Dental Benefits,Disability Benefits,Life Insurance Benefits,Group Insurance Benefits,RRSP Benefits,Vision Care Benefits

Anticipated Start Date:



Job Bank

Terms of Employment:

Temporary Full-Time

Number of positions:

Employment Conditions


Employer Details


TEAM Work Cooperative

Job requirements




Completion of high school; Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training


3 years to less than 5 years

Work Setting

Not-for-profit organization

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

Switchboard 1-25 lines; Windows; General office equipment; Electronic mail; Electronic scheduler; Word processing software; Database software; Presentation software; Internet browser

Typing (Words Per Minute)

61 - 80 wpm

Specific Skills

Greet people and direct them to contacts or service areas; Obtain and process information required to provide services; Operate switchboard or telephone system; Answer, screen and forward telephone calls; Record and relay information; Schedule and confirm appointments; Perform clerical duties, such as filing and sorting and distributing mail

Additional Skills

Provide basic information to clients and the public; Data entry; Maintain records; Order office supplies

Security and Safety

Bondable; Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation; Public transportation is available

Work Location Information

Urban area

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Tight deadlines; Repetitive tasks

Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning

How to Apply

By e-mail:

#receptionist #jobbank

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