Connecticut Department of Correction
Job Posting

Position Title: Financial Clerk
Open To: The Public
Location: Central Office-Accounting Unit, Wethersfield, CT
Hours: 40 Hours per week, 1st Shift, Monday - Friday
Salary: CL-12, $37,737.00 (Annually)
Position: 035386
Closing Date: April 28, 2015
Minimum Qualifications Required: Knowledge of basic bookkeeping, accounting and financial record keeping procedures; financial terminology and coding; statements and budget preparations; skill in performing arithmetical computations; interpersonal skills; ability to perform general clerical tasks; ability to handle large amounts of money; ability to operate a variety of office equipment which includes personal computer terminals, typewriters, calculating machines and other electronic equipment.
Preferred Experience: Experience in bookkeeping, billing, accounts receivable and working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
Eligibility Requirement: Candidates must have applied for and passed the Financial Clerk exam and be on the current certification list promulgated by the Department of Administrative Services.  State employees currently holding the above title or those who have previously attained permanent status in the class may apply for lateral transfer.
General Experience: Two (2) years' clerical experience in accounting, financial record keeping or bookkeeping.
Application Instructions:
Qualified candidates who meet the above requirements should submit a cover letter, resume, your last two (2) Performance Evaluations, an application for Employment (Form CT-HR-12) which is available at and a State of Connecticut Addendum-Criminal Conviction (Form CT-HR-13) which is available at  Please mail your information to:
Erica Soto, HR Associate
Department of Correction
24 Wolcott Hill Road
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Note for Applicants: The filling of this position will be in accordance with reemployment, SEBAC, promotion and merit employment rules. State employees should be aware that your performance appraisals, attendance records and discipline records will be reviewed to ensure that you meet DOC Administrative Directive 2.3.

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer