Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Des Moines, IA

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Company name

Iowa Judicial Branch-Fifth Judicial District

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required


USA Des Moines, IA

Date Last Verified

Apr 24,2018

Posted on

Apr 11,2018

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Judicial Specialist II Duties : Under the direct supervision of the Clerk of Court. Must possess excellent customer service, communication and computer skills. Ability and desire to learn the complexities of court case processing using statewide Electronic Document Management System (EDMS). Ability to maintain a pleasant demeanor while working in a fast paced environment providing exemplary assistance to a wide range of court users. Must possess problem solving and critical thinking skills and the ability to maintain confidentiality. May occasionally involve travel to other counties.

Qualification and Experience

Qualification : Should have Graduation from an accredited high school (or High School Equivalency) and 2+ years of successful completion of accredited post high school education in business, paralegal, computer, legal assistant or related program. Must have 2+ years of professional office experience in business, court or legal work or a related area with one (1) year of the experience involving customer service. At the discretion of the appointing authority additional years of experience may be substituted for the required post high school education. Or, the successful completion of additional years of education (i.e., Bachelor’s Degree) may be substituted for years of experience on the basis that successful completion of thirty (30) semester hours or academic equivalent equals one year of experience. Education cannot be substituted for customer service experience. Must be bondable.

Closing Date : May 1, 2018.

Additional info

Ref D5 13315-004. Submit a cover letter, resume and application.

Company info

Anne Sheeley
Iowa Judicial Branch-Fifth Judicial District
Polk County Courthouse
500 Mulberry Street
Des Moines, IA 50309-4241
Fax: 515-323-5284