Receptionist, Disability Community Resource Center, Los Angeles, CA

About the Position

The Receptionist is under the direction and supervision of the HR Generalist and is responsible for traditional receptionist duties.

Essential Functions

Responsibilities

  • Answer the phones; take messages as needed.
  • Greet people in the reception area.
  • Coordinate activities for reception area.
  • Implement procedures for sorting in-coming daily mail, taking messages, and directing visitors.
  • Perform light clerical duties including typing, copying and faxing.
  • Assist in coordinating and scheduling repair and maintenance of office equipment, as needed.
  • Maintain postage records.
  • Participates on self-directed work teams and staff committees.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by HR Generalist.

Qualifications

  • Life experience with disability as well as knowledge of the Independent Living Movement philosophy.
  • One year’s experience with high-volume telephone console systems.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of general office procedures.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (oral/written).
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills needed to interact effectively and diplomatically with a variety of staff, volunteers and members of the community.
  • Must be able to travel as required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bilingual skills (Spanish or American Sign Language) preferred.
  • Experience in Domestic violence/Sexual assault preferred.

Position Type/Hours of Work

This is a full-time position that reports to the HR Generalist. The Receptionist is expected to work the typical work week at DCRC- 40 hours a week with an unpaid hour reserved for lunch.

AAP/EOC Statement

The Disability Community Resource Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. People with disabilities, females, minorities and elderly persons are encouraged to apply for employment.

Organization: 
Disability Community Resource Center
Location: 
Los Angeles, CA
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