Administrative clerks compile, verify, record, authorize, and issue licences, permits, applications, contracts, and requisitions, by hand or by computer. They prepare reports, maintain inventories, and perform related clerical duties.
Where They Work
Administrative support clerks work in business / government, including courts.
The National Occupational Classification (NOC) Code found next to the name of the career is a 4-digit code that classifies occupations by different skill types and skill levels.
The information on careers is adapted from Canadian Occupational Projection System, a project by Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, which uses annual data to analyze trends in labour.
© Canadian Occupational Projection System, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, 2011.
© JobFutures, Labour Force Survey, 2006.
© National Occupational Classification, Human Resources Skills and Development Canada, 2006.
© Working in Canada, Labour Force Survey, 2009.