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Civil Service Job: Yes

Filing Date:

Applications received by mail must be postmarked no later than Friday, September 3, 2010



Information on the Accountant position


The Cattaraugus County Department Of Social Services is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Accountant to work at its’ Olean facility.  The selected applicant will serve on a provisional (temporary) basis pending successful qualification on a Civil Service Examination. The work involves maintaining, examining, analyzing, and interpreting accounting records for the purpose of providing advice and preparing financial reports and statements. Starting Salary $22.17 per hour.  Minimum qualifications include either:  (A) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s degree including or supplemented by successful completion of 18 semester credit hours in Accounting; OR (B) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associate’s degree in Accounting and two years of accounting or auditing experience which shall have involved developing and providing financial statements and reports.


For a more detailed description of the position contact or to obtain an application contact:


Cattaraugus County Civil Service Commission  

303 Court Street

Little Valley, NY  14755



Interested applicants must apply prior to September 3, 2010.


Or visit our web page at


Applications must be received at the above address prior to the close of business, September 3, 2010.




Applications for Accountant will be accepted up to Friday, September 3, 2010, and may be obtained by downloading from the following links.

Application Forms

Cattaraugus County an Equal Opportunity Employer

This job was filed for Social Services