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OPS COURT PROGRAM SPECIALIST II - 22092920

Date: Aug 20, 2021

Location: FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, US, 33301

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Requisition No: 428204 

Agency: State Courts System

Working Title: OPS COURT PROGRAM SPECIALIST II - 22092920

Position Number: 22092920 

Salary:  $3,009.61 - $5,417.30 monthly 

Posting Closing Date: 10/01/2021 

Job Description

The essential function of the position within the organization is to assist judges and magistrates with the timely disposition of cases through case management, case monitoring, and program implementation. The position is responsible for providing information to litigants and trial court staff; reviewing filings; making referrals to community-based services; managing and preparing cases for court hearings; briefing judges; attending hearings and other trial court proceedings; maintaining record/filing system; training and assisting new departmental personnel; scheduling hearings; and performing related administrative support functions. The position is responsible for collecting and reporting on case/program data and maintaining databases as needed. The position works under general supervision of a court manager, developing work methods and sequences.

 

This is an OPS position in Drug Court.

Education and Training Guidelines

Bachelor’s degree in public administration, business administration, criminal justice, psychology, sociology, or a closely related field.

 

Three years of professional, administrative, analytical related work experience. A Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school may substitute for two years of the recommended experience.

Special Comments

The Florida State Court System is a criminal justice agency. The successful applicant will be fingerprinted for the purpose of conducting a criminal history record check. Employment in this position is contingent upon a satisfactory criminal background check.

 

In accordance with Section 110.205(2)(c), Florida Statutes, positions with the Florida State Courts System (judicial branch) are not covered under the Career Service System.

 

All employees of the Florida State Court System are at-will employees and serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority and do not attain tenure rights.

How to Apply

Submit application to Court Administration at:

201 SE 6th St Rm 20140

Ft Lauderdale, FL 33301

dsobel@17th.flcourts.org

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.


Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami