Policy and Planning Review
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) – Newington, CT – November 15, 2017
Provide direct assistance to Bureau Chief and Director of Dept., of Policy and Planning, basic workday as follows: managing emails, calendars and meetings, accordingly. Produce, review and prepare correspondence, as directed. Provided excellent customer service whether on the phone, or greeting customers.Supervised 3 clericals, held quarterly meetings to discuss workflows, any new updates/information within their respective units. Utilized Microsoft Office
Management: Bureau, Director and 4 Assistant Directors. Bureau Chief reported directly to the Commissioner of Transp.
Learned about new projects within the units, i.e, environmental, GIS and more.
Workplace culture; pleasant working environment. Always willing to assist employees for any workshops that would be beneficial to their jobs.
Hardest part of job; not being able to cross train within other units, (5) if required as positions became vacant.
Most enjoyable; representing the Bureau Chief's office in maintaining a positive, courteous, and friendly attitude.
healthcare benefits, retirement benefits, paid vacation/sick time
phone systems (very outdated0