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Official Certified Shorthand Reporter (D3 13046-016)

Date Posted
March 18, 2020
Type
Full Time

Job Details

Date

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Position Title

Official Certified Shorthand Reporter

Location

Kossuth County Courthouse
114 W State Street
Algona, Iowa 50511

Salary

$54,704.00 - $84,822.40 annually
Eligible for State of Iowa benefits

Position Summary

Court Reporter for the Third Judicial District, primarily assigned to work for a District Court Judge in Algona, IA (Kossuth County).  May be required to work for any Judicial Officer in the Third Judicial District per operational needs and may require travel.

Responsibilities

Takes court testimony and proceedings by shorthand reporting methods.  Reads back court testimony and proceedings upon request.  Makes verbatim typed record of testimony and proceedings as required.  Prepares transcripts, performs general office work and provides substantial clerical support for the court.  Marks and records exhibits during court proceedings.  Electronic document filing is required in all District 3P counties, so a high level of computer proficiency is essential.  Performs related work as determined by the supervising judicial officer or the Chief Judge or his designee.  Specific primary assignment(s) as designated by the District Court Administrator.

 

Requirements

Graduation from high school (GED); graduation from a school of court reporting with courses including legal and medical terminology, English, typing and law.  Must be certified as a court reporter by the Iowa Board of Shorthand Reporters or become certified within six months of hire.

Final candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

The Iowa Judicial Branch is an E-Verify employer.

Contact Information

Cover letter, resume and a completed Iowa Judicial Branch Application for Employment can be emailed to:
Peggy.Frericks@iowacourts.gov

Posting Close Date

Open until filled.


AA / EOE

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