Accounting Technician

County of Colusa   Colusa, CA   Full-time     Accounting
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Posted on October 26, 2020

Accounting Technician



To perform a variety of paraprofessional and technical accounting and bookkeeping work involving the processing, maintenance and review of accounting, payroll, grant, tax and trust fund records. There is currently one position available in the Auditor-Controller’s Office, however this recruitment may be used to fill other Accounting Technician openings within the County without reposting.



$3,284 — $4,212 per month plus benefits

The hiring salary range indicated above has six steps with approximately 5% between each step. New employees normally start at step one and after satisfactory performance during a 12 month probationary period, advance to the second step. Thereafter, annual merit step increases are based upon satisfactory performance. Steps 7-15 are additional merit steps (eligibility every two years) with approximately 2.5% between each step.


Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

  • Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by specialized course work in bookkeeping, accounting or a related field.
  • Four years of progressively responsible clerical accounting or bookkeeping experience.