Judiciary Clerk

Maryland Courts - Baltimore, MD (30+ days ago)

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This position provides efficient and effective customer service to all customers and other agencies in all areas of the District Court of Maryland. Accurately answer inquires, enter data and process documents primarily relating to the criminal/traffic department.

Education: High school diploma (or GED equivalent).

Experience: One (1) year of work experience, preferably in court operations or in the fields of criminal justice, parole and probation, legal or financial services.

Notes:
A Bachelor’s Degree may substitute the required work experience.

A Paralegal/Associates Degree or 60 college credits may substitute to required work experience.

A Paralegal Certificate may substitute the required work experience.

Skills/Abilities:
  • General office practices, procedures, and equipment
  • Basic English and arithmetic to include but not limited to, spelling, punctuation, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
  • Standard legal forms and documents used in the Judiciary.
  • Customer service skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to follow procedures, verbal and written instructions, and protocols for any given assignment.
  • Ability to communicate clearly, tactfully and effectively with judges, the public, attorneys and other court personnel, both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to use personal computer, fax machine, register, copier, etc.
  • Ability to use and maintain alphabetical and numerical filing systems.
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.