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Judicial Specialist 2 (D6 13316-002)

Date Posted
September 11, 2019
Type
Full Time

Job Details

Date

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Position Title

Judicial Specialist 2

Location

Benton County Clerk of District Court
101 E 4th St
Vinton, IA 52349 

Salary

Pay Grade 18, $33,280.00 annually
Eligible for State of Iowa benefits

Position Summary

Judicial Specialist 2 position with the Clerk of District Court office for Benton County, Vinton, IA . 

Responsibilities

Under general supervision, performs customer service, clerical, paralegal tasks and/or administrative work necessary for: maintenance and processing of court records, maintenance of case assignments and scheduling, maintenance of proper courtroom decorum and assisting the judicial officer(s) to achieve the efficient operation of the court.  The Judicial Specialist will be assigned to a limited number of functions and will be trained to gradually obtain the knowledge and capability of performing more complex duties.  Position may include occasional weekend and holiday hours worked.

Requirements

Graduation from an accredited high school (or High School Equivalency) and two (2) years of successful completion of accredited post high school education in business, paralegal, computer, legal assistant or related program. Two (2) years of professional office experience in business, court or legal work or a related area with one (1) year of the experience involving customer service. At the discretion of the appointing authority additional years of experience may be substituted for the required post high school education.  Or, the successful completion of additional years of education (i.e., Bachelor’s Degree) may be substituted for years of experience on the basis that successful completion of thirty (30) semester hours or academic equivalent equals one year of experience.  Education cannot be substituted for customer service experience.  
*Candidates with the National Career Readiness Certificate preferred. Testing is available at all IowaWORKS locations and results are available immediately.

Contact Information

How to Apply

All applicants must complete the Iowa Judicial Branch Application for Employment.  You may attach a resume and cover letter.

Clerk of District Court
Benton Co Courthouse
101 E 4th St
Vinton, IA  52349

Or email to julie.hessenius@iowacourts.gov

Posting Close Date

All application materials must be received by Monday, September 23, 2019, at 4:30 p.m.

AA / EOE

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