This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

Administrative Assistant in Tewksbury at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 5/22/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:

Job Description

The Opportunity | Administrative Assistant

Under direct supervision, the Administrative Assistant performs standard secretarial and administrative duties. Types letters, memorandums, and reports, files, answers phone, and handles mail. May take and transcribe dictation. May work for one or more individuals in support of a department, project or contract. Supports a department or single manager.

Major Accountabilities /Deliverables

  • All functions of the business administrative needs including support for associates and engineering group

  • Answers incoming phone calls for department. Screens calls as necessary

  • Types correspondence, reports and other documents. Maintains routine databases

  • Processes documents to update and maintain files and records

  • Research options and makes travel arrangements. Processes travel expense report forms and check requests

  • Monitor and maintain office and kitchen supplies

    • Preparation & clean-up for meetings/trainings - supply coffee, meals

    • Ordering & set-up/clean-up of weekly EE breakfast

    • Provide back up to Accounts Payable function

    • Coordinates calendars and schedules and may help to organize conferences and meetings


  • High school diploma or equivalent is required

  • Strong communication, organizational and follow up skills

  • Effectively manage competing priorities

  • Ability to maintain precise records

  • Experience with MS Office, Word and Excel are required

  • Able to multitask while working with tight timelines

What You'll Find at CW

Challenging Work - The work we do at Curtiss-Wright is not only challenging, but it is meaningful to our customers, our employees and the communities in which we live and work.

Independence-- At Curtiss-Wright, you have the independence to invent, create and innovate; and the opportunity to work on the most advanced technology in our industry.

A Collaborative Environment -- The teamwork among our exceptionally talented people enables us to deliver some of the most advanced solutions to our customers.

We Offer

Curtiss-Wright is proud to offer our employees a comprehensive total rewards package:

  • Competitive Pay

  • Health and wellness benefits, including medical, dental, life insurance and more

  • Savings opportunities for retirement, with an opportunity to become a shareholder

  • Learning and development opportunities

  • Recognition for your contributions

 This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.