YELLOWSTONE COUNTY JUSTICE COURT CLERK in BILLINGS, Montana
Yellowstone County is seeking Justice Court Clerk candidates - Two (2) Positions Available.FUNCTION:Under the general supervision of the Justice Court Supervisor and Justice Court Judges, follows up out of court with technical and extensive paperwork. The position involves considerable independent judgment within the courts' established procedural guidelines to resolve or explain all types of citizen issues and to ensure that defendants are in compliance with court orders and sentencing. The work involves performing a number of highly responsible, detailed tasks essential to the day-to-day functioning of Justice Court.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:- Graduation from high school or equivalent; and- One (1) years' experience in the performance of multifaceted office support or detailed secretarial duties; or- Any equivalent combination of experience and training.DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:- Occupational experience in a legal setting and/or additional training in secretarial, paralegal, criminal justice, law enforcement, and/or office management coursework is desired.- Attention to detail required for entering court proceedings, including notes and related documents, into computerized information system.SELECTION PROCESS MAY INCLUDE:- Background checks are required prior to granting access to Yellowstone County Justice Court.- Applicant must pass a background check, which will include a multi-state criminal background check.Equal Opportunity Employer. Yellowstone County encourages applications from diverse candidates and candidates who support diversity.