Current Job Opportunity
April 25, 2017
Open Until Filled
OPS Trial Court Law Clerk
Fifth Judicial Circuit Court, Brooksville, Florida
$19.82 - $22.03 (Hourly*)
*The successful candidate will be hired at the minimum salary.
The essential function of the position within the organization is to assist the judiciary with case management, pending litigation and issues, and/or process criminal and civil appeals. The position is responsible for drafting memoranda, opinions, orders and reports; conducting legal research; reviewing briefs and case files; and advising judges on pending litigation and issues. The position works under general supervision of the Chief Judge or designee.
Education and Training Guidelines
Juris doctorate degree from an accredited law school. Membership in the Florida Bar is required within one year of hire.
Job location Brooksville, Florida.
$22.03 per hour (10% below minimum for those who have not passed the Florida Bar / $19.82 per hour)
How to Apply
Submit a current and complete State of Florida Employment Application, resume and verification of required
education with transcripts, and three references to:
Office of the Court Administrator
Robin Hamel, Court Operations Consultant
P.O. Box 7800 / 550 West Main Street
Tavares, FL 32778
An application must be submitted for the position listing the appropriate class title and position number for which you are applying. Your application must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.
The successful applicant will be subject to a criminal background check.
We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, genetic information or disability.
If you need an accommodation to participate in the application/selection process, please call the contact person at the number indicated for each respective position. Persons using a TDD may call the contact person through the Florida Relay Service 1-800-955-8771.