4419-Clerical Support Workers Not Elsewhere Classified

Job Title: 

Clerical Support Workers Not Elsewhere Classified

Job Description: 

This unit group covers clerical support workers not classified elsewhere in Major Group 4 ?Clerical support workers?. For instance, the group includes proof readers, correspondence clerks, press clippers and publication clerks.


Tasks include:

  • converting information into codes and classifying information by codes for data-processing purposes
  • comparing proofs of texts and related materials prepared for printing with original material, correcting errors and marking texts for printer according to the established rules
  • addressing circulars and envelopes by hand
  • receiving customers' orders for classified advertising, writing and editing copy, calculating advertising rates and billing customers
  • writing business and government correspondence such as replies to requests for information and assistance, damage claims, credit and billing enquiries and service complaints
  • assisting in the preparation of periodicals, advertisements, catalogues, directories and other material for publication
  • reading newspapers, magazines, press releases and other publications to locate and file articles of interest to staff and clients
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Petition writer
Letter writer
Printer?s proof reader

Specific Occupations: 

Proofreading clerk

Other clerical support workers n.e.c.

Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore