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Executive Assistant to the COO

Job Title:
Executive Assistant to the COO
County Name:
York County


The Executive Assistant to the Chief Operating Officer/Chief Clerk provides high-level administrative support and coordination to the Chief Operating Officer/Chief Clerk and other County Departments. 


  • Qualified applicant must possess a High School Diploma or equivalent and three (3) to five (5) years of progressively more responsible administrative support experience.  Previous governmental experience is a plus. 
  • Impeccable organization skills are required.
  • Thorough working knowledge of common technology packages, including Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Personable and professional demeanor with excellent customer service skills.
  • Possess knowledge of state, federal and county standards, regulations, and policy governing county operated programs.
  • Ability to travel throughout York County.


  • Perform a variety of administrative tasks ranging from maintaining schedules, setting meetings, reviewing, and responding to incoming mail and e-mails using self-motivation and independent judgment.
  • Perform general office duties, such as greeting guests, responding to requests for meetings, ordering and/or stocking supplies, maintaining files and records, and preparing and distributing routine communication.
  • Provide operational assistance to other County departments when needed.   
  • Collect and compile information for specific decision-making or problem resolution purposes for the Chief Operating Officer.
  • Maintain secure access to confidential and sensitive documents and correspondence, agendas, statistical reports, and spreadsheets.
  • Assist the Chief Operating Officer in the management of collective bargaining negotiations, including the handling of confidential and strategic information. 
  • Attends and takes notes and/or minutes of internal and external meetings, as directed.
  • Develop and revise processes for maintaining organization of files and/or information.
  • Assist in the development and revision of operational and departmental workflows, reporting procedures, and other office functions.
  • Prepare operational correspondences at the direction of the Chief Operating Officer.
  • Perform administrative and clerical tasks as needed.
  • Other reasonable duties as assigned.
Posting Date:
Monday, September 25, 2023
Expiration Date:
Wednesday, October 25, 2023
Contact Name:
Luana Kwasnjuk