Criminal Deputy Clerk

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General Information

Job Posting ID 7378441 Creation Date Feb 26, 2019
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date Mar 26, 2019
Job Site Address MERIDIAN, Texas 76665 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 1

Job Description

The Criminal Deputy is responsible for processing all pending and disposed criminal files and performing complex clerical assignments. The Criminal Deputy Clerk processes legal documents and other court records for the court, must be available to file and accept pleadings by attorneys, and perform any other clerical duties necessary for the efficient operation of the office. The Criminal Deputy Clerk is a non-supervisory position under the direction of the District Clerk.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function duty satisfactory. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and Experience:
* High School education or equivalent.
* Two (2) years of college education is preferred and/or two (2) to four (4) years experience in civil or criminal fields including at least one (1) year in a District Clerk’s Office; OR
* Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Thorough knowledge of the clerical procedures involved in processing, recording and preparing complex legal documents, instruments, records and reports related to the operation of both the court(s) to which assigned; knowledge of the Texas Rules of Civil and Criminal Procedure and other related regulations and codes; knowledge of courtroom procedures; knowledge of legal terminology, ability to type accurately and rapidly (preferably at a speed of at least 50 words per minute with few or no errors); ability to operate office machines; knowledge of computers, ability to make complex arithmetic computations rapidly and accurately; ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with justices, members of the legal professions, and the general public.

Supervisory Experience Required No
Shift Days (First) Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Additional Workweek Details Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Medical/Health Insurance Plan
  • Other Insurance Plans
  • Retirement Plan
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation Leave
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor No
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Court, Municipal, and License Clerks
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- OR -

Occupation Data Entry Keyers
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

Additional Requirements

Basic Computer Skills
  • Data Entry Terminal (PDT, Mainframe Terminal, etc)
  • EMail Software (Outlook, Thunderbird, etc)
  • Internet Browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc)
  • Peripheral Devices (Scanners, Printers, etc)
  • Personal Computers
  • Word Processing Software (Word, WordPerfect, etc)
  • English; Fluency - Excellent (Read, Write, Speak)
Driver's License Type Class C - Standard Driver's License

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Job Title Criminal Deputy Clerk
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State Agency Name BOSQUE COUNTY
Job Closing Date Mar 26, 2019
Open Until Filled No

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