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Development Services Technical Support (Internal Candidates Only) - City of Bellevue ( Job # 12-0102)

(Current employees only.)

This job is closed.

Minimum Salary: $3,357.76 per month
Maximum Salary: $4,635.43 per month
Employment Type: Full Time
Department: Development Services
Closes: September 10, 2014 at 3:05 PM
(Open to current employees only.)


This position provides administrative/clerical support to the Development Services staff (permit review, inspections, and code compliance).

Primary Responsibilities

  • Work interchangeably within a team of four.
  • Answer high-volume phone calls—providing information, engaging in problem solving, and often dealing with conflict.
  • Enter building inspection data into the permit tracking database.
  • Assist in auditing data entered into the database.
  • Receive and record code violation complaints; assign complaints to staff.
  • Prepare written correspondence and create spreadsheets, databases, and documents.
  • Take and prepare meeting minutes.
  • Do general mailings, copying, organization, and filing.
  • Maintain filing systems, office equipment, and supply and copy rooms.
  • Work on special projects as assigned.



High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.



  • Four years of customer service, general office, or comparable experience dealing with complicated, technical issues on the phone and in person.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office; working knowledge of the AMANDA permit tracking system.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail; proven work history requiring attention to detail in databases and spreadsheets.
  • Excellent conflict resolution and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, handle numerous interruptions, balance competing demands, and meet established deadlines.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as a team player, promoting a positive work environment.
  • Ability to learn and to integrate new and constantly changing information into daily work.
  • Ability to work weekdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.  (Friday flex)


Physical Demands

  • The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Work involves walking, talking, hearing, using hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms.  Vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
  • The employee may be required to push, pull, lift, and/or carry up to 10 pounds.
  • The work environment is usually noisy and hectic—and more so in the early a.m.


How to Apply

Click “Apply Now” to complete the application for this position.  For further information about the job, please contact Gregg Schrader at 425.452.6451.  If you need technical assistance with the online application, please contact our IT helpdesk at 425.452.4340.


Payroll Title: Senior Office Assistant    Job ID #


Bellevue City Hall
450 110th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004