Judiciary Clerk Jobs Vacancy in Maryland Courts
Maryland Courts urgently required following position for Judiciary Clerk. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.
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Judiciary Clerk Jobs Vacancy in Maryland Courts Jobs Details:
Work includes specialized clerical work involving Civil, Criminal or Traffic court proceedings and/or clerk cashiering functions. Clerks and Cashiers greet and assist the public, police, attorneys and court personnel. Provide information regarding court policies and procedures. Clerks prepare case files, enter new cases and update existing case information into the District Court’s data systems. Retrieve and file case files. Cashiers operate a cash register to identify and validate all monies received in sufficient detail on the documents for which payment is received. Cashiers close out and balance cash registers at the end of the day and prepare bank statements, as well as print and verify cash register reports daily. Performs other clerical duties as assigned.
Education: A high school diploma (or GED equivalent)
Experience: At least one year of work experience, preferably in court operations, or in the fields of criminal justice, parole, and probation, legal or financial services.
Preferred: Money handling experience; Knowledge of court proceedings, rules, regulations, court and legal terminology.
- A Bachelor’s Degree may substitute for the year of work experience.
- A Paralegal/Associates Degree or 60 college credits may substitute the required year of work experience.
- A Paralegal Certificate may substitute for the required one year of work experience.
Knowledge of office practices, procedures and equipment. Ability to learn and utilize standard legal forms and documents used in the Judiciary. Ability to operate a personal computer; Ability to operate a cash register; Ability to maintain and use a detailed filing system; Ability to communicate effectively with the public, court personnel and staff both in person and on the telephone; Ability to provide information in a polite and efficient manner; Ability to exercise tact in pressure situations; Ability to understand and follow complex directions; Ability to exercise judgement in applying appropriate policy, procedure, rule or regulation to a situation; Ability to sit and/or stand for extended periods of time. Ability to perform all of the essential functions for this position.
The Maryland Judiciary is a drug-free workplace and an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity in the workplace. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, marital status, national origin, physical or mental disability, familial status, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by State or federal law. Applicants who need an ADA Accommodation for an interview should request the accommodation when notified of a request to be interviewed. Applicants must be United States citizens or eligible to work in the United States.