Details for Administrative Assistant

Cooper Landing Emergency Services


Cooper Landing Emergency Services (CLES) is seeking applicants for the position of:

Administrative Assistant:  This is a regular, part-time (8-10 hours per week), office-based position.  This position serves as the primary financial role for the agency.  

Responsibilities include:

General Bookkeeping:

Maintain day-to-day accounting tasks: receivables/payables/payroll

Financial reporting – monthly, quarterly & annual

Budget preparation including capital and special projects

Reporting monthly expenditures versus budget 

Consultation with Agency’s accounting firm – annual tax filing, 990s 

Consultation with EMS billing agency – update patient billing activities

Participate in monthly Board of Directors meetings

Maintain all State of AK and Federal certifications/licensures current for Fire & EMS

Develop and maintain readily accessible document filing system

Maintain current files of all active volunteer fire/EMS members 

Organize & assist with fundraising events & activities

Other duties as assigned by the Board of Directors

Education and/or Experience:

High School Diploma or GED; Valid Alaska State DL; Three years of progressive responsibility for office administration with public contact plus two years general accounting experience; excellent computer skills including developing/maintaining databases and spreadsheets; excellent working knowledge of QuickBooks™ Online & Microsoft™ Office Suite of Tools. 

Successful applicants must pass a background and driving record check. A complete job description and employment application can be obtained from Riley Shurtleff, Operations Coordinator - Fire Chief, 38748 Snug Harbor Road, Cooper Landing AK 99572, (907) 595-1800 or by emailing The deadline to apply for this position is April 30, 2021. 

Cooper Landing Emergency Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.