New job DATA ENTRY CLERK in Ontario


Company : Ministry of Government and Consumer Services
Salary : $21.99 - $25.41 an hour
Location : Ontario

Full Description

Bring your data entry speed and accuracy to the ServiceOntario's Central Production and Verification Services Branch! We need your skills to input and verify data from a wide variety of documents such as Initial Notices if Change/Form 1, under the Corporations Information Act, into an online system while maintaining a high degree of accuracy during all phases of data input.

The Central Production and Verification Services Branch (CPVSB), Central Services Division accepts, reviews and fulfills corporation registration and information filings, business registration and search related service requests. These requests are received through the mail channel and supports fulfillment of business and personal property security related information and transaction requests received through the electronic, in-person, and telephone channels.

Positions Available:
  • 5 temporary vacancies; 36.25 hours per week: up to 6 months with possible extension
  • 1 temporary, part-time vacancy, 29 hours, working 4 days per week: up to 6 months with possible extension

What can I expect to do in this role?

Working within the Data Entry Unit of the Public Record Operations Department, Central Production and Verification Services Branch, the position is responsible for:

  • perform data entry by inputting information from source documents
  • follow procedures and key information from a variety of source documents, into the computer system
  • verify accuracy by recalling information from a computer and verifying data according to established procedures
  • provide support and back up to Group Leader, as required

How do I qualify?


  • This position requires typing skills of 50 words per minute and testing will take place prior to interviews.

Data Entry and Computer Skills:

  • you have demonstrated alpha/numeric data entry skills to input and verify data from source documents;
  • you are proficient with the use of a personal computer, database and email applications (e.g. Outlook)

Analytical, Attention to Detail and Problem Solving Skills:

  • you can verify data and maintain a high degree of accuracy when keying in information to avoid errors;
  • you can report on any malfunction of computer software or hardware encountered while keying in information to group leader or manager;
  • you can perform searches to confirm information exists prior to entering data

Communication and Interpersonal Skills:

  • you have demonstrated interpersonal skills to engage and build effective working relationships with a wide-range of co-workers and internal clients;
  • you can follow established procedures and instructions;
  • you work well with others and independently

Organizational Skills:

  • you have the ability to work accurately in a high volume, fast-paced environment;
  • you can ensure documents are secure, do not go missing and prioritized accordingly;
  • you have the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines and handle a heavy workload

Additional Information:

  • 5 Temporary, duration up to 6 months, 393 University Ave , Toronto, Toronto Region
  • 1 Temporary - PartTime, duration up to 6 months, 393 University Ave , Toronto, Toronto Region

Compensation Group:
Ontario Public Service Employees Union

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Posted on:
Thursday, September 16, 2021

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