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PPG Industries

Administrative Assistant

PPG Industries - CA, USA

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PPG: We protect and beautify the world. At PPG, we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

Why join us:With PPG, you will find meaning in your work every day, and engage in opportunities that will shape you, personally and professionally. • Your personal strengths will empower you to succeed and make an impact from day one.• You will be inspired to learn and grow, and to get the support you need to identify and achieve your boldest career aspirations. • Your passion to excel will be fueled by your connection to world-class partners, industry experts, the best and brightest colleagues, and future forward technologies. • Your contributions will not only meet the challenges of our global customers, but help theme propel their industries forward. • You will be welcomed into a culture where everyone’s ideas and contributions are valued and encouraged. Just like you, we are driven to make a difference in our world.

Key Responsibilities

We are looking for an experienced Administrative Assistant to join our team. You will perform a variety of administrative tasks, including managing phones and emails, scheduling appointments and planning meetings.

For this position, you should be able to use your organizational skills to manage your office space and your time, as you will collaborate with clients and colleagues in a fast-paced environment. You should also have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Ultimately, you should be able to support our leadership team members and ensure our day-to-day office operations run smoothly.


Support leadership team with daily clerical tasks

Plan meetings (internal and external), venues, food and beverage

Screen minimal phone calls, provide information to callers or connect callers to appropriate people

Schedule appointments and update calendar

Make travel arrangements and reservations for leadership team members

Compose and type reports and correspondence

Create spreadsheets and presentations as directed

*This position requires the use of, or access to, information subject to the 

International Traffic in Arms Regulations. Accordingly, only U.S. Citizens, Green Card holders and political asylees or refugees are eligible to apply.

 ','!*!Experience and Education

Minimum of 8 years of administrative experience at executive level.  In-depth understanding of office management and daily operations.   

Functional and Technical Skills

Ability to effectively communicate in English.  Effective business writing skills and communication etiquette.  Must be able to utilize a computer for word processing, spreadsheet, calendaring, and presentations.  Hands on experience with MS Office and working knowledge of office equipment.  Strong organizational and time management skills.  Liaise with external contacts and high-level individuals within PPG. 


PPG prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a hair drug/toxins test and a background check. PPG offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status. PPG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. You may request a copy of PPG’s affirmative action plan by emailing To read more about Equal Employment Opportunity please see attached links:

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Company Profile:
PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in nearly 70 countries around the world. Sales in 2012 were $15.2 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG).