Court Clerk

Harris County - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)3.8


Under general supervision, the Justice Court Clerk performs a variety of clerical duties and provides administrative support to the Harris County Justice of the Peace Precinct 3, Place 1.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Enters information into Harris County Odyssey computer system.
Answers phones and directs calls where appropriate.
Performs data entry and filing.
Works well with the public.
Handles and balances money daily.
Updates and scans case records.
Performs other duties as assigned by management.
Requirements
High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent from an accredited educational institution; and
A minimum of two (2) years of civil court clerk work experience, including familiarity with the court system and customer service.
Basic knowledge of Texas Civil Statutes.
Working knowledge of Odyssey Case Manager.
Excellent customer service skills, and ability to work well with other staff and the public.
Must be punctual, dependable and have the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment, remain calm and handle stressful situations.

NOTE: To qualify for this position, required experience, education and skills must be clearly stated on your application's employment history. Resumes are welcome, but we do not use any information provided on your resume to qualify and refer you to the Hiring Department for consideration. Experience obtained while on the military must also be included as part of your employment history on the application.
Preferences
Experience working in a County Clerk's or District Clerk's Office.
Familiar with Harris County's Justice Information Management System (J.I.M.S.) computer systems.
Bilingual in English and Spanish.
General Information

HOURS:
Monday - Friday / 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

SALARY:
Based on Qualifications
Based on 26 Pay Periods

Due to a high volume of applications positions may close prior to the advertised closing date.