Louisiana Department of State Civil Service ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR 2 in United States



Depends on Qualifications


Baton Rouge, LA

Job Type



Education-Board of Regents

Job Number

LOSFA 03132018 SO


3/18/2018 11:59 PM Central

  • Description

  • Benefits

Supplemental Information

The Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance (LOSFA) is a program under the administrative arm of the Louisiana Board of Regents. LOSFA has a vacancy in the Administrative Services Division.

This vacancy may be filled as a new hire or by promotion of a permanent status classified employee.

As part of a Career Progression Group, vacancies may be filled from this recruitment as Administrative Coordinator 2 or 3 depending on the level of experience of the selected applicant(s). Please refer to the 'Job Specifications' tab located at the top of the LA Careers 'Current Job Opportunities' page of the Civil Service website for specific information on salary ranges, minimum qualifications and job concepts for each level.

Applicants must have Civil Service test scores for 8500-Office Support Exam in order to be considered for this vacancy unless exempted by Civil Service rule or policy. If you do not have a score prior to applying to this posting, it may result in your application not being considered.

Applicants without current test scores can apply to take the test here.

To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Applicants are responsible for checking the status of their application to determine where they are in the recruitment process by selecting the 'Applications' link after logging into their account. Below are the most common status messages and their meanings.

Application received - Your application has been submitted successfully.

Checking for required test score - We are making sure you have an active, passing score for the required written test.

Written Exam – See History – Click on the History link for test results. Candidates with an active, passing score will designate as "Pass". Candidates with a failure on the written exam designate as "Fail". If no information is present, you have no present written exam results.

Evaluating experience - Your application is being reviewed to ensure you meet the minimum qualifications for the position.

Minimum Qualification Review – See History – Click the History link for the results of your application review. Passing candidates will designate as "Pass". Failing candidates will designate as "Fail".

Eligible for consideration - You are among a group of applicants who MAY be selected for the position.

Eligible Pending Supplemental Qualification Review - Only candidates meeting the supplemental qualification will be eligible for referral.

Referred to hiring manager for review - Your application has been delivered to the hiring manager. You may or may not be called for an interview.

Position filled - Someone has been selected for the position.

Position canceled - The agency has decided not to fill the position.

The State of Louisiana only accepts online applications. Paper applications will not be accepted. Computer access is available at your local library, at local Louisiana Workforce Commission Business Career Solutions Centers, and at our Baton Rouge Information and Testing Office at 5825 Florida Boulevard, Room 1070, Baton Rouge, LA 70806. If you require an ADA accommodation, please contact our office at (225) 925-1911 or Toll Free: (866) 783-5462 during business hours for additional assistance.

(Please note: Libraries and LWC centers cannot provide in-depth assistance to applicants with limited computer skills; therefore, we suggest that such applicants have someone with computer proficiency accompany them to these facilities to assist with the computer application process. Also, no State Civil Service employees are housed at the libraries or LWC centers to answer specific questions about the hiring process. Such questions should be directed to our Baton Rouge Information and Testing Office at the phone numbers above or by visiting the office on Florida Blvd. where assistance is available. Information is also provided on our job seeker website at www.jobs.la.gov).

For further information about this vacancy contact:

Stacy Oubre

BOR-LOSFA/Human Resources

Post Office Box 91202

Baton Rouge, LA 70821-9202




One year of experience in which clerical work was a major duty


Training in a business or clerical-related curriculum in a business school or technical institute will substitute for the required experience on the basis of six months of training for six months of experience.

Completion of a business or clerical-related curriculum in a business school or technical institute will substitute for the required one year of experience.

College training will substitute for the required experience on the basis of 15 semester hours for six months of experience.


Business or technical school training with less than completion will only be credited in six month increments. Similarly, college training will only be credited in 15 semester hour increments.


Any college hours or degree must be from a school accredited by one of the following regional accrediting bodies: the Middle States Commission on Higher Education; the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; the Higher Learning Commission; the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities; the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools; and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Job Concepts

Function of Work:

To perform a variety of clerical duties that requires some independent judgment to accomplish in support of the staff members and/or operations of an organizational unit or program.

Employees follow detailed procedural guidelines in completing well-defined duties.

Level of Work:


Supervision Received:

General from higher-level clerical and/or supervisory personnel.

Supervision Exercised:


Location of Work:

May be used by all state agencies.

Job Distinctions:

Differs from Administrative Coordinator 1 by the presence of responsibility for clerical duties that require some independent judgment to perform.

Differs from Administrative Coordinator 3 by the absence of advanced level duties that not only require some independent judgment, but also involve a greater scope and complexity.

Examples of Work

NOTE: Positions allocated at this level tend to focus on several examples of work as listed below:

Processes routine paperwork and/or enters data into a department log or database in the servicing of a client.

Prepares, indexes, and scans documents into imaging system; may ensure quality of scanned images.

Prepares requisitions for the purchase of supplies; may involve entering information into an automated system.

Receives, stores, and distributes supplies; maintains inventory of such.

Collects and prepares for processing time and attendance sheets for department or office.

Maintains department's records system, including filing and retrieving documents, researching files, etc.

Serves as clerical assistant to a manager, which may include keeping appointment schedule, preparing travel, issuing directives to others on their behalf, and relieving the manager of administrative matters.

Serves as receptionist for the assigned work unit.

May deliver and pick-up various materials.

Performs related duties as assigned.