Distribution Accounting Clerk

Audit time and material charges on work orders.
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Salary Range
$21,000 – $51,000

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What do Distribution Accounting Clerks do?

Audits time and material charges on work orders for construction, maintenance, and operation of electric-power distribution lines: Reviews construction sketches and bills of materials at time work order is issued to ensure accurate listings of material quantities and assignment of accounting classifications. Audits chargeouts and return of materials from storeroom and time and material reports from construction crew to ensure accurate accounting of materials issued, used, or returned to storeroom. Summarizes charges and returns upon completion of job, using adding machine and calculator, and compares with construction sketch and bill of materials to detect differences between actual and estimated charges. May maintain field construction files.

Should I be a Distribution Accounting Clerk?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Clearing-Distribution Clerk

    How to Become a
    Distribution Accounting Clerk

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