Court Reporter at Gwinnett County

Gwinnett County

Full-Time

Entry Level

Gwinnett County, GA, USA

$55.709 - $91.920

10 Jan → 09 Feb

Job Description

Gwinnett County is looking for a court reporter to join one of America's fastest-growing counties for the past 20 years. Our dynamic and exciting county combines the best of big-city living with the comforts of the suburbs. The county's population in 2000 was about 588,448 and we’ve only continued to grow since then, with the population expected to reach one million by the year 2022. Gwinnett has many advantages, beginning with its location and road system.

The county is just 45 minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and 30 minutes from downtown Atlanta. Thanks to this location, 80 percent of the U.S. population is within a two-hour flight. Georgia Highway 316 has been extended to Athens, reducing travel time to the University of Georgia to 25 minutes. Gwinnett's infrastructure includes more than 2,750 miles of roadways to provide excellent mobility for our residents.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Attends hearing or Court sessions and reports verbatim testimony (via recording devices and/or shorthand) of non/jury (pleas, motions, rules, etc.), civil/criminal proceedings as assigned
  • Prepares verbatim transcripts of hearings and trials as provided by law and as requested by Judges, DAs, and attorneys
  • Maintains year-to-date records of said proceedings
  • Processes billing notices for reporting/transcribing
  • Furnishes copies of transcribed testimonies, etc. to attorneys and other interested parties
  • Performs as assigned other clerical tasks necessary for completion of Court functions

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Possess a high school education or GED

  • Hold a Georgia or National Certified Court Reporting license

  • Minimum of three years’ experience performing stenographical duties

  • Any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position

  • Knowledge of the laws and procedures governing the functions of the Court systems

  • Knowledge of relevant State laws governing Court practices and procedures

Benefits/What We offer

  • Health, dental, vision, prescription drug insurance

  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care

  • Basic, Optional and Dependent Life Insurance

  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability

  • Annual leave (vacation): 13 day accrual per year

  • Holidays: 12 holidays per year

How To Apply

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