Eastern Municipal Water District
Date Adopted: 06/13/05
Date Revised: 03/07
Accounting Technician II
Code Number: 06009
Under general supervision, performs a variety of technical accounting support and
administrative duties in the preparation, processing and maintenance of accounting and
financial records; functional areas of responsibility include accounts payable, accounts
receivable and payroll; maintains a variety of accounting files and records; and performs
related duties as assigned.
The Accounting Technician II is the journey level in the technical accounting series and
incumbents are responsible for performing duties in the preparation, administration and
maintenance of District accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll and other
accounting transactions and records, ensuring that these functions are carried out in an
accurate, timely manner in accordance with legal requirements and sound financial
management principles and practices.
This class is distinguished from the Accounting Technician I in that the latter’s duties are
performed with less independence and do not have as wide a scope as the more
technically experienced/journey level Accounting Technician II class.
The Accounting Technician II classification is distinguished from the Senior Accounting
Technician in that the latter performs the more complex work assigned to positions
within the series, such as assignment to a more specialized or complex accounting
functional area, or may provide lead supervision and training to lower level staff.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be
performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the
position if the work is similar, related or a logical