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Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority

Senior Administrative Assistant

Job Description

The Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority is looking for a dynamic, detail oriented individual for the position of Senior Administrative Assistant.  The Senior Administrative Assistant provides administrative support to the Executive Director, Chief Financial Officer/Director of Human Resources, and the Board of Directors.

Responsibilities include:

  • Arranging Board & Committee meetings
  • Taking meeting minutes
  • Organize and maintain files and databases in a confidential manner
  • Handles incoming calls and general mailbox emails transferring those that need specific attention
  • Purchasing office supplies and work with vendors to maintain office equipment
  • Greet and assist visitors
  • Maintain confidential personnel files
  • Be the contact for on-the-job injuries and interface with worker’s compensation insurance
  • Schedule training courses for all areas
  • Process truck permits for truckers using the Ogdensburg Prescott International Bridge
  • Coordinate escorts for heavy/wide loads across the bridge
  • Assists the Director of Human Resources to fill vacancies coordinating interviews, calling references, creating rejection letters, keeps calendar of and assists in the completion of monthly and annual compliance reporting.

A detailed description of this position can be found at

Equal Opportunity Employer


Salary up to $53,000 per year.

Job Requirements

Minimum high school diploma required, Associates Degree in Business Administration or related field preferred, 3-5 years of prior administrative experience, high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential information, able to effectively multi-task and meet often conflicting deadlines, excellent verbal and written communications skills, proficient computer (Microsoft Office) and typing skills, high degree of attention to detail, upbeat and positive attitude.



  • Health Insurance
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Paid time off (sick days, vacation days)

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