Current Job Opportunity
August 3, 2018
Open Until Filled
Senior Court Analyst II
Office of the State Courts Administrator, Court Improvement, Tallahassee, Florida
$4,008.25 - $8,497.48 Monthly*
*The successful candidate will be hired at the minimum salary.
This position provides statewide support to Florida’s child welfare-related problem-solving courts programs, specifically dependency drug courts and early childhood courts, within the Office of Court Improvement (OCI). This position serves as the OCI subject matter expert for dependency drug courts and coordinates training and technical assistance opportunities for judges, judicial officers, court staff, and child welfare stakeholders. This position supports statewide data collection and provides training and technical support to the users of the Florida Dependency Court Information System. Responsibilities include: reviewing and analyzing data, organizing meetings and preparing meeting agendas, conducting conference calls, planning and conducting trainings, and providing technical assistance to problem-solving court staff. Other duties include responding to external requests for data and information and providing support on other dependency court projects, as needed. This position also provides staff support to Supreme Court committees and advisory groups, with responsibilities including: coordinating workgroup communication and meetings, preparing meeting materials, editing and revising documents, conducting research, taking meeting minutes, and other tasks as necessary. The position works independently, reporting major activities through periodic meetings with the assigned senior court operations consultant.
Education and Training Guidelines
Additional relevant experience may substitute for the recommended educational level on a year-for-year basis. Additional relevant education may substitute for the recommended experience on a year-for-year basis.
Bachelor’s degree in, criminal justice, social work, statistics, the social sciences or a closely related field and four years of related experience, including extensive knowledge of the Florida Courts System.
Synthesizes or integrates analysis of data or information to discover facts or develop knowledge or interpretations; modifies policies, procedures, or methodologies based on findings.
Refers to individuals who have contact with or are influenced by the position. Supervises or directs others by determining or interpreting work procedures, assigning specific duties, maintaining harmonious relations, and promoting efficiency.
Requires responsibility and opportunity for achieving moderate economies and/or preventing moderate losses through the management, handling or auditing of supplies of high value or moderate amounts of money.
Uses practical application of fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions, measurements, or logarithms; may use algebraic solutions of equations and equalities, deductive geometry, and/or descriptive statistics; may use basic algebra calculating variables and formulas, and/or basic geometry, calculating plane and solid figures.
Reads and interprets advanced professional materials; writes extremely complex reports and papers; speaks to high level professional groups.
Complexity of Work:
Performs work involving the application of logical principles and thinking to solve practical problems within or applying to a unit or division of the organization; requires continuous, close attention for accurate results and frequent exposure to unusual pressure.
Impact of Decisions:
Makes decisions with moderately serious impact - affects work unit and may affect other units or citizens.
Handles machines, tools, equipment, or work aids involving moderate latitude for judgment regarding attainment of standard or in selecting appropriate items, such as computers, peripherals, or software programs such as word processing, spreadsheets or custom applications.
Requires some responsibility for safety and health of others and/or for occasional enforcement of the standards of public safety or health.
Ability to communicate in English in a clear and concise manner, both written and verbal.
Experience working in the area of dependency courts, developing and conducting training events, and data analysis is preferred.
How to Apply
Submit/upload a current and complete State of Florida Employment Application online through the People First Service Center.
For additional information, please contact Carrie Toy at 850-921-6095
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 11:59 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.