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Receptionist (Irving, TX)
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Job Description

REPORTS TO: Site Manager

CATEGORY: Operations
SALARY: Competitive pay with full benefits


The Receptionist is responsible for answering incoming calls via a multi-line phone system, directing calls to appropriate team members, mail distribution, and flow of correspondence, requisition of supplies as well as additional general computer and office work.

AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (includes the following; other duties may be assigned)

  • Greet and direct visitors and/or students.
  • Work on special projects as needed (i.e. mailings, compiling of materials, etc.).
  • Answer telephones and direct the caller to the appropriate team member.  Transfer caller to voice mailbox when the team member is unavailable.
  • Take and retrieve messages for all staff members.
  • Provide callers with information such as company address, directions to the company location, company fax numbers, company website, and more.
  • Accept deliveries.
  • Receive, sort, and distribute incoming mail.
  • Coordinate the pick-up and delivery of express mail services (FedEx, UPS, etc.) and maintain required shipping supplies.
  • Assist in the ordering, receiving, stocking and distributing office supplies.
  • Schedule and maintain cleanliness of conference rooms.
  • Maintain cleanliness of break rooms and prepare coffee/snacks throughout the day.
  • Assist with other related clerical duties such as photocopying, faxing, filing and collating.


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and exceptional interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently on assigned tasks as well as to accept direction on given assignments
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other administrative team associates
  • Punctual and dependable with strong work ethic
  • Basic computer and typing skills; skilled in Microsoft Office a plus
  • Ability to multitask
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Must possess proper phone etiquette, and maintain a pleasant, friendly and professional demeanor


This job description has been reviewed to ensure that only essential functions and basic duties have been included.  Peripheral tasks, only incidentally related to each position, have been excluded.  Requirements, skills, and abilities included have been determined to be the minimal standards required to successfully perform this position.  In no instance, however, should the duties, responsibilities, and requirements delineated be interpreted as all-inclusive.  Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by managers as deemed appropriate.

 In accordance with the American with Disabilities Act, it is possible that requirements may be modified to reasonably accommodate disabled individuals.  However, no accommodations will be made which may pose serious health or safety risks to the employee or others or which impose undue hardships on the organization.

 Job descriptions are not intended as and do not create employment contracts.  The organization maintains its status as an at-will employer.  Employees can quit or be terminated by employer for any reason not prohibited by law.


Job Requirements


  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required
  • 6 months to 1 year of relevant experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience


  • Required to sit for long periods of time and frequent use of hands and fingers, to handle and feel
  • Moderate activity, with occasional bending and stooping, standing and/or walking for extended periods
  • Speaking and hearing: ability to comprehend normal speech
  • Seeing and visual capability: ability to see screens, monitors, and environment
  • Works inside, closely with others
  • Generally works regular work hours, occasionally works after hours
  • Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to noisy


Job Snapshot

Base Pay $10.00 /Hour
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Admin - Clerical
Education High School
Experience 0 to 1 year(s)
Manages Others No
Relocation No
Industry Computer Software, Education - Teaching - Administration, Training
Required Travel Negligible
Job ID Receptionist - Dallas
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Receptionist (Irving, TX)

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