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Superior Court of Georgia Seeks Court Reporter

Cobb County, Georgia

Working Title: COURT REPORTER (Superior Court)

Position Information: Two positions are available. These positions will serve as “floaters” assigned to the Superior Court and the Juvenile Court of Cobb County. These positions require licensure as a Certified Court Reporter issued by the Board of Court Reporting of the Judicial Council of Georgia.

Salary Salary Grade: 16 - $20.01 to $32.01 per hour

Grade Code: 49

Position Number: 1080006 and 1080012

Essential Duties: Stenographically types spoken words of technical and complex court proceedings, incorporating appropriate ancillary services needed to produce and preserve a verbatim record for review and/or appeal. Translates, edits, researches and produces transcripts of court proceedings utilizing state of the art technology. Re-edits materials to accomplish desired changes, such as correcting and defining non-translations and mistranslations. Verifies factual elements to ensure accuracy utilizing various reference materials, e.g., dictionaries, directories, atlases, newspapers, books, law case reports, library services, legal citations systems, judges, attorneys, law clerks, other reporters. Records, secures, marks and attaches all physical and documentary exhibits admitted during proceedings; reproduces and/or accurately describes all evidence and attaches to both original transcripts and copies; coordinates return of evidence with Clerk’s Office. Responds to transcript requests, cross-referencing logs, schedules and data to ensure proper reporter is contacted for precise transcript production. Performs other related duties as assigned.

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Hours worked per week (include over time): 40
Department Code: 225
Department Name: Superior Court
Unit Code: 9435
Unit Name: Superior Court Admin
Position Type: Full-Time
Job Category: Court Administration
Internal or External: External-Open to Public

Minimum Qualifications: Associate’s Degree in Court Reporting or related field required; supplemented by three years of experience in court room operations and procedures; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Requires Certified Court Reporter (CCR) license issued by the Board of Court Reporting of the Judicial Council of Georgia
Physical Requirements While performing the essential functions of this job the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and lift and/or move up to 10 to 20 pounds. While performing the essential functions of this position the employee is rarely exposed to disagreeable environmental factors.

Posting Number: 00993 (TR)
Posting Date: 06/30/2017
Open Until Filled: Yes

EEO Statement: Cobb County is an equal opportunity employer. Cobb County Government does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services. Employment Notice Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please contact us if you require accommodation to apply for a position. If you need assistance, please contact us at 770-528-2541. Cobb County Government is a smoke-free environment for all employees. Cobb County Government is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion and post-accident testing. Special Instructions to Applicants Transcription fees and overtime eligible. Position includes Cobb County benefit package. Annual Salary is $41,614.02 to $66,583.24.
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