Reports to: Senior Operator or Supervisor

Main objectives: Input information from source documents using keyboard, following standardised procedures.

Typical functions and responsibilities:

  • Operate one or more types of data entry equipment each with an alphanumeric keyboard to enter data directly or indirectly to computer(s) and/or to verify data previously keyed in.
  • Work with data from a variety of jobs requiring interchange of procedures and/or set-ups.
  • Key data in from various standardised source documents requiring some selection of data.
  • Follow specific instructions as outlined in procedures for each job.
  • May verify or proof-read results of keying-in. Initiates corrective action, if necessary, within established procedures.

Typical qualifications and experience: A reasonable standard of secondary education with at least two years experience. Fast and accurate keyboard data input skills.