Customer Service Representative
City of Saskatoon
Saskatoon, SK
Duties:
Receives and processes applications, transfers and disconnection requests for utility services from customers at the counter, by telephone and through correspondence.
Responds to written, telephone and in-person enquiries regarding property taxes, e.g. levy calculations, legal descriptions, liens and tax certificate processing.
Responds to written, telephone and in-person customer enquiries and complaints regarding utility billing and related issues, such as Equalized Payment Plan and direct debit.
Responds to written, telephone and in-person customer enquiries and complaints regarding parking tickets.
Processes business licence applications, responds to related enquiries, collects fees and issues licences in accordance with established policies and procedures.
Responds to enquiries and complaints related to the Traffic, Animal Control and Noise Bylaws.
Processes applications for parking permits.
Assists with the training of new staff, as required.
Performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
Graduation from a recognized business college
OR

Graduation from a recognized, one year, post-secondary business related program.

Typing speed of 55 words per minute.
Four years' progressively responsible experience resolving concerns of external customers and processing automated transaction data.
Knowledge of office principles, procedures and systems.
Knowledge of business English and arithmetic.
Knowledge of basic accounting procedures such as bank reconciliation and ledger balancing.
Ability to work as a team member with minimal supervision.
Ability to make arithmetic calculations rapidly and accurately.
Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.
Ability to interpret various City bylaws and Provincial acts.
Ability to deal courteously, tactfully and effectively with customers.
Ability to research, analyse and interpret information in accordance with established policies and procedures.
Ability to solve problems independently.
Skill in the operation of office equipment, including a computer with Windows software.

Salary:
$4,606.24 to $5,078.36 per month (2018 Rates)