Accountant I - Department of Public Works

City of Baltimore, MD

Baltimore, Maryland

Date Posted November 25, 2021
Industry Accounting
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Job details

$46,074 - $55,823 a year
Job Type

Full Job Description

Class Description

An Accountant I performs a variety of accounting tasks. Work of this class involves no supervisory duties or responsibilities.

Incumbents receive moderate supervision from a technical superior. Employees in this class work a conventional workweek. Work is performed in an office where working conditions are normal. Work requires minimal physical exertion.

Selection Process

All candidates indicating the minimum qualifications on their application will be placed on the eligible list without further examination. The license, training, and experience of each candidate will be evaluated for appropriateness and quantity. It is essential, therefore, that you give complete and accurate information on your application. Vagueness or omission may prevent you from being considered for the position. Qualified candidates will not be listed in rank order.

Minimum Qualifications

On or before the date of filing the application, each candidate must:

Have a bachelor's degree in accounting from an accredited college or university.
EXPERIENCE: Have two years of experience in performing accounting work.
NOTES (EQUIVALENCIES): Have an equivalent combination of education and experience including 30 credits in accounting and business law and 6 additional credits in statistics or data processing.

Supplemental Information


Applicants must provide sufficient information on their application to show that they meet the qualifications for this recruitment. Successful applicants will be placed on the employment-certified eligible list for at least six months.

The examination will consist of a rating of your education, training, and experience as presented on your application and as they relate to the requirements of the position. You may be required to complete supplemental questions to further examine specific Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities of the position. Therefore, it is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application.

Those eligible candidates who are under final consideration for appointment to some positions in this class will be required to authorize the release of criminal conviction information.