ERIC Number: ED107994
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
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An Analysis of the Administrative Assisting Occupation.
Hoskinson, Karen; And Others
The general purpose of the occupational analysis is to provide workable, basic information dealing with the many and varied duties performed in the administrative assisting occupation. The document opens with a brief introduction followed by a job description. The bulk of the document is presented in table form. Nine duties are broken down into a number of tasks and for each task a table is presented, showing: tools, equipment, materials, objects acted upon; performance knowledge (related also to decisions, cues and errors); safety--hazard; science; math--number systems; and communications. The duties include: coordinating application of government rules and regulations and personnel procedures; supervising work; conducting research reports; organizing staff meetings, orientations, conferences, or conventions; building good public relations; purchasing office equipment and supplies; preparing for business trips; and processing correspondence. Appended are lists of precautions for safety hazards and standard office supplies. (BP)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Trade and Industrial Education Instructional Materials Lab.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.