Senior Judicial Clerk
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October 31, 2013
Judicial Clerk / Senior Judicial Clerk
Justice and Solicitor General
Alberta Justice and Solicitor General Edmonton - Do you have a genuine interest in court proceedings? The Surrogate and Bankruptcy Section of the Edmonton Court of Queen?s Bench has two exciting opportunities to develop your paralegal skills while providing service to Albertans.
As a Judicial Clerk you will be a `frontline? representative of Alberta Justice. This is a customer service oriented position, responsible to provide assistance in both counter and courtroom duties. In addition to providing assistance in the Bankruptcy Section, you will be responsible for administrative matters in the Surrogate Section. Dispensing paralegal information to the public and legal community is only one aspect of this position. You will be required to review and process documents while ensuring compliance with the Surrogate Rules, Alberta Rules of Court, Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act, Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and various Provincial and Federal statutes, as well as the entering of data onto the CASES computer system.
You must possess outstanding interpersonal and communication skills to successfully interact with the general public, legal profession, government personnel and judiciary. You must be able to multi-task with a high degree of accuracy while meeting high volume demands, and have the ability to comprehend legislation and legal documentation. Representing the fair and equitable delivery of justice in Alberta, you will represent the administration of the Courts in a responsible and professional manner.
If you are highly motivated and take pride in providing excellent customer service we would be excited to have you join our team.
Proficiency with Word or Word Perfect and excellent keyboarding skills are essential.
- Judicial Clerk: High School diploma and minimum six months of related experience.
- Senior Judicial Clerk: High School diploma and minimum two years of related experience, including 18 months of directly related experience as a Judicial Clerk and the successful completion of the departmental para-legal program.
Proficiency with Word or Word Perfect and excellent keyboarding skills are required. Knowledge of the Civil and Sheriff Entry System (CASES) along with the digital recording system (FTR) would be considered assets. Equivalencies may be considered.
Judicial Clerk: $1,511.95 to $1,842.84 bi-weekly
Senior Judicial Clerk: $1,779.72 to $2,184.24 bi-weekly
There is a full-time temporary position available that is set to expire on May 2, 2014 (4.5 months).
There is also a permanent part-time 50% position available.
These positions require long periods of sitting and standing.
This competition may be used to fill future temporary or permanent vacancies. Final applicants will be required to undergo a security screening.
How to Apply
Online applications are preferred. Note: As only one file can be uploaded, please ensure your cover letter, resume and any other related documents are submitted in one file. Applicants who apply online will be able to track the status of this competition.
Please provide a valid e-mail address with your application as your interview invitation will be sent out via e-mail.
If you are unable to apply online, please submit your cover letter and resume, quoting the Job ID, to Megan Turcot at: Alberta Justice and Solicitor General, Human Resources Services, 2nd Floor, 108 Street Building, 9942 108 Street, Edmonton, AB, T5K 2J5; Fax: 780-643-9425.
We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates' education and experience best meets the needs of the position. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
If you require any further information on this job posting, please Megan Turcot at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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