This position will transcribe and type medical dictation, maintain confidentiality and integrity of records. Must have strong computer skills. Knowledge of medical terminology is preferred. DPS knowledge including OPUS is preferred. This position works closely with medical staff inside a male medium custody prison facility. Will have daily contact with offenders
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies:
Must be able to effectively communicate with staff, inmates and the general public in verbal and written form; prepare computerized reports, correspondence and forms; operate various office machines, answer incoming telephone calls, direct callers and take messages. Work under stressful conditions caused by direct contact with incarcerated offenders who can become physically violent and verbally abusive; accurately set up and maintain files in an orderly and systemic manner. Comprehend and abide by DPS Policy.
Preference will be given to applicants that have completed educational courses specifically related to working in medical records and applicants with experience in transcribing dictation.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Graduation from high school and demonstrated possession of knowledge, skills, and abilities gained through at least one year of office assistant/secretarial experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. . . .
Supplemental and Contact Information:
How to Apply
The N.C. Department of Public Safety (DPS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
and encourages qualified men and women to apply. DPS uses the Merit-Based Recruitment and Selection Plan to fill positions subject to the State Personnel Act
with the most qualified individuals. Hiring salary will be based on relevant qualifications, internal equity and budgetary considerations pertinent to the
- Online applications are only accepted through
- To receive credit for all of your work history and credentials, you must
list the information on the State of North Carolina application. Any information omitted cannot be considered for qualifying credit.
Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the state application.
- Applicants seeking Veteran’s Preference must attach a DD form 214,
Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty, along with your application.
- During the online application process if additional documentation is
required, attach the documentation at the bottom of Step 4 in the
- Degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
For more information regarding this vacancy announcement, please contact John McLarty at (252) 456-3400.
North Carolina Office of State Personnel - 13 months ago