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Robert Half File Clerk in Portland, Oregon


Robert Half is anticipating the need for a contract File Clerk to provide support at an office in Portland. This role requires great attention to detail and ability to operate in a fast-paced environment. Prior office experience is essential.

Essential duties and responsibilities for the position include the following:

  • Follows clearly detailed specific procedures in completing several repetitive clerical steps performed in a prescribed or slightly varied sequence.

  • Examines incoming material and codes it numerically, alphabetically, or by subject matter.

  • Stores forms, letters, receipts, or reports in paper form or enters necessary tracking information into electronic records.

  • Films or scans documents for storage and retrieval.

  • Ensures that new information is added to the files in a timely manner and may destroy outdated file material according to policy or transfer them to inactive storage.

  • Checks files at regular intervals to make sure that all items are correctly sequenced and placed. Searches for missing record materials.

  • Where applicable, operates mechanized shelving units that rotate to bring the needed records to them. Assists with the implementation of changes to the filing system when established by supervisory personnel.

  • Greets incoming guests

  • Answers phone in a professional manner and directs calls to the appropriate recipient


  • Experience in an office/clerical setting

  • Strong command of the English language both verbally and written strongly preferred

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Demonstrate a professional work ethic

  • Administrative and organizational skills

  • Strong computer skills

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