- Supervising Experience
- Driver's License
- Certified Notary Public
This position is assigned to the District Attorney's Community Court on Fulton Industrial Boulevard. The position coordinates consultation, information and referral services for clients through referrals from Judicial Officers; makes initial contact and schedules appointments; determines the nature of clients' needs and examines which community resources are appropriate to meet the need and provide the most appropriate referrals; provides ongoing assessment of clients' needs and reviews progress towards achieving objectives; conducts outreach activities to develop a greater referral base and maintain community and social services resource network. Key roles and responsibilities include:
(1) Program & Provider Management
(2) Community Court Calendar
(3) Weekly Written Reports
(4) Maintain Logs
Associate's Degree in business administration, criminal justice, public safety, or a related field required; supplemented by three years of experience coordinating court programs and services, including progressively 1-year responsible supervisory experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.
Specific License or Certification Required: Affirmation as a sworn Deputy Clerk of the Court and Notary Public Certification issued by the Clerk of Superior Court (within county of residence). According to area of assignment, may additionally be required to possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver's license.
Specific Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities: Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in performance of the essential functions and learn, comprehend, and apply all county or departmental policies, practices, and procedures necessary to function effectively in the position.
EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
Purpose of Classification:
The purpose of this classification is to perform duties related to coordinating the operation of multiple support units or an entire division within the Fulton County Court System. Responsibilities include managing assigned staff, supervising and participating in the processing and recording documents, filing, collecting of court fees, indexing of documents, and preparing activity reports as required. This classification is distinguished from Court Support Manager II in that this class coordinates the operation of multiple support units or a division within the court system, whereas the latter provides overall management of multiple court support units or an entire division.
The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned.
Supervises, directs, and evaluates assigned staff: makes hiring and termination decisions/recommendations; develops and oversees employee work schedules to ensure adequate coverage and control; compiles and reviews timesheets; approves/processes employee concerns and problems and counsels or disciplines as appropriate; assists with or completes employee performance appraisals; directs work; acts as a liaison between employees and management; and trains staff in operations, policies, and procedures.
Organizes, prioritizes, and assigns work; prioritizes and schedules case assignments and work activities in order to meet objectives; ensures that subordinates have the proper resources needed to complete the assigned work; and consults with assigned staff to assist with complex/problem situations and provide technical expertise.
Coordinates the daily operation of multiple support units or a division within the Fulton County Court System: monitors and evaluates court operations and procedures of assigned units or division; ensures staff compliance with local, state and federal regulations applicable to area of assignment; and assists in the implementation of procedural changes related to new laws and regulations governing court operations.
Oversees customer service functions of division: responds to requests for assistance regarding court proceedings, mediation processes, and other related issues; provides information or directs to appropriate party; and initiates/returns calls to clients, attorneys, mediators, and all involved parties as needed.
Processes a variety of documentation associated with department/division operations, within designated timeframes and per established procedures: receives and reviews various documentation, including complaints, petitions, referral orders, incident reports, caseload files, invoices, and other court related items; reviews, completes, processes, forwards or retains as appropriate; prepares or completes various forms, reports, correspondence, and other documentation, including court orders, mediation packets, informational brochures, meeting agenda, letter of notices, training materials, and performance appraisals; compiles data for further processing or for use in preparation of administrative and operational reports; and maintains computerized and/or hardcopy records.
Monitors and maintains supplies and equipment for an assigned area. Coordinates and oversees special court programs as assigned: receives and reviews court referrals to programs; conducts initial program interviews and assessments; coordinates/ performs case management duties; provides statistical information, reports and dispositions as required; and prepares and maintains program specific files, documentation and correspondence.
Communicates with supervisor, co-workers, Attorneys, Judges, Prosecutors, court staff, mediators, victims, witnesses, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems.
Maintains a current, comprehensive knowledge and awareness of applicable laws, regulations, principles and practices relating to court operations and administration; reads professional literature; maintains professional affiliations; and attends meetings, workshops, hearings, and training sessions as required.
Performs other related duties as required.
Data Utilization: Requires the ability to evaluate, audit, deduce, and/or assess data using established criteria. Includes exercising discretion in determining actual or probable consequences and in referencing such evaluation to identify and select alternatives.
Human Interaction: Requires the ability to work with others to coordinate the more complex programs and more complex problems associated with the responsibilities of the job. Often represents the department and/or organization when dealing with others.
Equipment, Machinery, Tools, and Materials Utilization: Requires the ability to operate, maneuver and/or control the actions of equipment, machinery, tools, and/or materials used in performing essential functions.
Verbal Aptitude: Requires the ability to utilize a wide variety of reference, descriptive, and/or advisory data and information.
Mathematical Aptitude: Requires the ability to perform addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division; the ability to calculate decimals and percentages; the ability to utilize principles of fractions; and the ability to interpret graphs.
Functional Reasoning: Requires the ability to apply principles of influence systems, such as motivation, incentive, and leadership, and to exercise independent judgment to apply facts and principles for developing approaches and techniques to resolve problems.
Situational Reasoning: Requires the ability to exercise judgment, decisiveness and creativity in situations involving the evaluation of information against sensory, judgmental, or subjective criteria, as opposed to that which is clearly measurable or verifiable.