Deputy Clerk Probate/Family Court
Company: 55th Circuit Court
Posted on: November 26, 2022
*55th Circuit and 17th District Probate Court *
*Clare County *
*Employment Opportunity *
*The Clare County Circuit Court-Family Division is accepting
applications for the following: *
*POSITION: Deputy Clerk *
*LOCATION: Clare County Courthouse, Harrison, MI *
*SALARY RANGE: starting wage is $14.07 per hour, plus benefits
*APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted until the
position is filled *
*Job Summary *
Under the supervision of the Family Court Judge and Court
Administrator to perform as deputy clerk for processing legal
documents, clerical and bookkeeping activities.
Duties include, but are not limited to, divorce files with
children; personal protection order files; adoption files; and
maintain work flow in accordance with laws, rules and procedures.
Prepares and/or reviews legal documents such as petitions,
appearance tickets, summons, subpoenas, writs, orders, and other
related papers and records. Maintains dockets; schedules hearings
and notifies all parties involved; and/or attends court, records
hearings, prepares orders, as required. Prepares and/or maintains
court records. Assists the probate register and juvenile register,
when time permits. First contact at window and first contact on
telephone. Performs related duties as required and all other duties
as prescribed by law.
The above summary is intended to describe the general nature and
level of work being performed by a person in this position. They
are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties that
may be performed by such a person.
Possession of a high school diploma or its equivalent; general
Must be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality and
professionalism. The position requires regular interaction with
court personnel, attorneys, public agencies and the public.
Must be a self-starter capable of prioritizing work assignments and
independent work as required. The successful applicant will have an
interest in Michigan law and a willingness to read and understand
court rules, procedures, practice, related areas of the law and
*Preferred or beneficial *
Additional college credits from an accredited college or university
or business school training.
Previous experience in an office, legal, or court setting.
Health, dental and vision plans are offered as a benefit of
employment, as well as a retirement plan.
*How to apply *
Please provide your resume and contact information by mail or
in-person to: Clare County Circuit Court-Family
Division, ATTN: Court Administrator, 255 West Main St. Harrison, MI
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $14.07 - $17.59 per hour
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Retirement plan
* Vision insurance
* Monday to Friday
Ability to commute/relocate:
* Harrison, MI 48625: Reliably commute or planning to relocate
before starting work (Required)
* Day Shift (Preferred)
Work Location: One location%58047475%
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