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East Tennessee State University

Cash Register Operator Lead Worker

Title Code: 4120 

Occ. Group:  

Cash Register Operator Lead Worker

Expectations for All Employees

East Tennessee State University pursues its mission based upon core values. An employee's job performance must support and exhibit the university's core values:

PEOPLE come first, are treated with dignity and respect, and are encouraged to achieve their full potential;
RELATIONSHIPS are built on honesty, integrity and trust;
of people and thought is respected;
is achieved through teamwork, leadership, creativity, and a strong work ethic;
is achieved through wise use of human and financial resources; and COMMITMENT to intellectual achievement is embraced.


Employees in this class are under general supervision. Work performed in overseeing cash register operations, processing transactions, and preparing reports. Performs other duties as assigned. 

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities

Interviews, hires, and trains new and seasonal workers.

Assigns tasks, spot-checks and corrects errors.

Balances out registers.

Maintains operating cash fund.

Prepares deposits and slips for bank.

Posts entries to ledgers.

Corrects and balances items and accounts.

Prepares and processes records such as transfer vouchers and transmittal sheets.

Composes correspondence.

Operates calculator.

Keeps files and performs general clerical duties.

Performs other duties as assigned. 

Required Knowledge and Abilities

Typing ability.

Willingness to work and willingness to work with others.

Administrative and supervisory ability.

Verbal comprehension.

Numerical facility.

Verbal expression. 

Recommended Qualifications

Applicants possessing these qualifications have a good probability for success in this class. However, applicants not possessing these qualifications should apply if they believe their training and experience will enable them to perform the work successfully. High school graduate or equivalent; type 55 wpm; two years clerical experience including supervision of clerical employees and cash register operations. 

  Date     Skill          Eval           
5/2004      6       613131312

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position.

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