General Clerks

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General Clerks

General Clerks perform a range of clerical and administrative tasks.

Fun facts

  • Moderate Future Growth
  • 1073 Weekly Pay Before Tax
  • 57% full-time Full-Time Share
  • 85% female Gender Share


There are many tasks done by general clerks. A few are listed below:

  • recording, preparing, sorting, classifying and filing information
  • sorting, opening and sending mail
  • photocopying and faxing documents
  • preparing reports of a routine nature
  • recording issue of equipment to staff
  • receiving letters and telephone messages
  • transcribing information onto computers, and proofreading and correcting copy
  • may provide customers with information about services
  • may perform receptionist duties

Specific occupations

  • General Clerk