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City of DeKalb, Account Technician

The City of DeKalb is seeking an Account Technician I to join our Finance Department! The Account Technician I is a full-time position represented under AFSCME and requires the ability to work a 37.5 workweek.

The Account Technician I is the first point of contact for the City and assists the residents, community, outside agencies and employees over the telephone and in-person. This position will be responsible for utility billing, licensing, cash receipting and other duties while working under minimal supervision.

We require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent and at least one year of clerical, accounting, municipal or related experience. Supplemental coursework in office technology and/or accounting a plus. Previous cash handling and/or customer service experience strongly desired!

The starting payrate for the position is $20.34 per hour. The City provides a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision and prescription benefits, life insurance coverage, HSA & flexible spending accounts, deferred compensation, and participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF).

Please visit our website to view the full job description, hiring requirements, and application instructions.



Initial Review of applications will begin Tuesday, November 14, 2023.

Position will remain open until filed.


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