The DDS Companies Receptionist in Rochester, New York
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FT/PT Status:Full Time
The DDS Companies is looking for an outgoing, friendly and reliable Receptionist for our main office in West Henrietta, NY. The receptionist is responsible for providing exemplary customer service in a friendly and professional manner. This role is also responsible for the operating a multi-line telephone system and directing callers to the appropriate personnel, in addition will have the overall management of the lobby area and graciously greeting visitors.
Answer incoming telephone calls; determine purpose of callers, and forward calls to appropriate personnel or department.
Take and deliver messages or transfers calls to voice mail when appropriate personnel are unavailable.
Retrieve messages from voice mail and forward to appropriate personnel.
Answer questions about organization and provide callers with address, directions, and other information.
Welcome on-site visitors, determine nature of business, and announce visitors to appropriate personnel.
On daily basis receive, sort, and route mail.
Receive incoming packages & parcels. Contact person to who package is addressed.
Prepare labels and postage for outgoing packages as requested. Contact agents for pickup if needed.
Send, retrieve and route fax communications.
Perform other clerical duties that can be performed at the reception desk as needed.
Required Skills and Abilities:
High school diploma or GED required; college coursework or degree/certificate from college or technical school preferred; one year related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge and experience utilizing MS Word and Excel, Outlook, etc.
Prior experience answering multi-line phone systems.
Ability to provide outstanding customer service
DDS is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
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