Coconino County hiring for part-time CASA — Juvenile Court position

| March 25, 2019

COCONINO COUNTY — Coconino County is hiring Administrative Specialist I – CASA Court Appointed Special Advocates (Part-time, 21 hours/week)- Juvenile Court (0319).

The position, Job Number 0802429, will close at 5 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2019.

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Nature of Work

As an award-winning organization with high regard for cultural diversity and the positive contributions of the many thriving cultures within our county, our nation, and our society, Coconino County leads a variety of initiatives that celebrate diversity; from our Annual Diversity Day, and monthly Heritage Lunch & Learns, to book clubs, and professional development academies which target diverse workforce segments, Coconino County’s respect for diversity is shared throughout the organization.

Under supervision performs general office or secretarial work of moderate difficulty; performs related work as assigned.

Note: This is a part time, 19 hours per week.

Typical Duties

(Illustrative Only)

  • Receive, sort, file and retrieve forms, correspondence and documents
  • Proofread, format, edit, and distributes reports
  • Send professional reminders to volunteers regarding upcoming reports and court dates
  • Update, check and complete records, forms and documents
  • Process documents to update and maintain files and records
  • Research records and disburse information
  • Process and distribute confidential documents
  • Establish and maintain complex filing systems
  • May perform data entry
  • May record and document proceedings
  • May orient and train other clerical staff
  • May coordinate calendars, schedules, meetings, training and travel arrangements
  • May maintain account records, cash control, accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • May assist other agencies and the public with information forms and other department resources and explaining procedures
  • May answer incoming phone calls
  • May order, receive and distribute office and program supplies

Essential functions of this position include but are not limited to: sitting, walking, standing, crouching, stooping, kneeling, reaching, bending and crawling for filing; working with and around others; dealing with interruptions; repetitive motion (hand/wrist/elbow/ shoulder) for computer work, filing, copying etc.; vision acuity (near) for computer work and reading documents; hearing and speech for ordinary conversation; finger dexterity and touch for typing.

 Minimum Qualifications

Two years’ experience in clerical work; OR, any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position.

Preferred qualifications include: demonstrated knowledge of CASA program; familiarity with dependency and court proceedings; experience preparing court reports or other legal paperwork;
experience proofreading and editing; experience preparing and managing legal case files.

This position is non-exempt from overtime.
This position is safety sensitive.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• Working knowledge of:
– Clerical and administrative procedures and systems such as filing and record keeping
– Office practices and procedures
– Microsoft Office, standard computer applications and office equipment
– Rules and procedures of assigned department, including state and federal law

• Exemplary skill in:
– Business English, grammar, and spelling
– Proofreading and editing documents for professional review/in a professional environment
– Planning and organizing office processes and case-flow management

• Ability to:
– Type accurately
– Work independently and in a team environment
– Prepare and maintain complex records and reports
– Work safely and support the culture of workplace safety
– Establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other agencies and the public
– Follow written and verbal instructions
– Communicate effectively verbally and in writing
AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.

 

Category: Advocacy, Child Welfare, Programs

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