Bookkeeper-Ottawa Middle School

Job Title: Bookkeeper, Ottawa Middle School
Reports To: Middle School Principal
Schedule: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday-Friday during the school year
Pay Range: $11.90 or higher depending on qualifications
How to Apply: Apply on-line at

Position Summary:
Under the supervision of Middle School Principal, the OMS Bookkeeper Works independently in the management of the school’s building finance records. Completes all business related tasks for the efficient operation of the school. Collaborates with building principal on building budget and practices. Works as a team member and assists other building office professionals as needed to ensure the efficient operation of the front office. Employee has a high level of knowledge in the area of general office, bookkeeping and cash handling procedures.

KPERS participation is mandatory for this position.

Additional Information:
• High School Diploma or GED required.
• Valid, current Driver’s license required.
• Two years office experience, with knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting procedures required.
• Ability to react to change and frequent interruptions in a productive and positive manner, meeting deadlines as assigned required.
• Ability to communicate and work effectively and cooperatively with members of the school district and community required.
• Employee is expected to have acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to perform at an acceptable level within six (6) months of being awarded the position.

USD290 conducts background screenings and TB tests on all potential candidates.

Anyone with a disability who needs a reasonable accommodation related to a selection process is requested to contact the Human Resources Department at 785-229-8010, Ext. 1020 at least two (2) days prior to the scheduled test or interview.

Duties listed on the job announcement are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. Omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the agreement and is subject to changes as the District’s needs and requirements of change. A full job description is available upon request.

USD290 is an At-Will employer.
USD290 is an Equal employment Opportunity Employer.

Listing expires on Thursday November 4th, 2021