Assistant Technician - Collections - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under limited supervision, performs moderately difficult collections of past due accounts. Researches and analyzes historical data on past-due accounts and ascertains location of customer to determine reason for delinquency. Educates customers on proper payment process. Reconciles monthly returned check account and collaborates with outside collection agencies as necessary.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation with a High School Diploma or GED and any combination of education and/or experience related to the summary of duties totaling two years.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience in an office environment, especially with collection of past due debt.


Knowledge of basic accounting processes and procedures.

Knowledge of general office practices and procedures.

Knowledge of FDCPA practices and bankruptcy law is helpful.


Skills with computers and computer software applications including Microsoft Office Suite.

Skills in operation of a ten-key calculator.

Skills in telephone etiquette.


Ability to handle stressful situations dealing with the collection of delinquent accounts, including bankruptcies, wage garnishment, judgments, credit reporting.

Ability to act professionally in an office environment.

Ability to be punctual and regular attendance is required.

Ability to reconcile and balance accounts.

Ability to make calls to debtors for delinquent accounts, remaining calm and professional during stressful circumstances.

Pay Range

$9.49 to $11.86 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” please list a minimum of one (1) contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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