Occupation Profile for Court Clerks

Perform clerical duties in court of law; prepare docket of cases to be called; secure information for judges; and contact witnesses, attorneys, and litigants to obtain information for court.

 
 
 

 
Knowledge
  • Mathematics — Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Engineering and Technology — Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Sales and Marketing — Knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.
  • Medicine and Dentistry — Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures.
  • Physics — Knowledge and prediction of physical principles, laws, their interrelationships, and applications to understanding fluid, material, and atmospheric dynamics, and mechanical, electrical, atomic and sub- atomic structures and processes.
Skills
  • Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • Coordination — Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
  • Active Learning — Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Writing — Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
Abilities
  • Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Stamina — The ability to exert yourself physically over long periods of time without getting winded or out of breath.
  • Explosive Strength — The ability to use short bursts of muscle force to propel oneself (as in jumping or sprinting), or to throw an object.
  • Oral Comprehension — The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Hearing Sensitivity — The ability to detect or tell the differences between sounds that vary in pitch and loudness.
Tasks
  • Supplemental — Record court proceedings, using recording equipment, or record minutes of court proceedings, using stenotype machines or shorthand.
  • Core — Instruct parties about timing of court appearances.
  • Supplemental — Prepare courtrooms with paper, pens, water, easels, and electronic equipment and ensure that recording equipment is working.
  • Core — Explain procedures or forms to parties in cases or to the general public.
  • Supplemental — Conduct roll calls and poll jurors.
Activities
  • Monitoring and Controlling Resources — Monitoring and controlling resources and overseeing the spending of money.
  • Guiding, Directing, and Motivating Subordinates — Providing guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.
  • Assisting and Caring for Others — Providing personal assistance, medical attention, emotional support, or other personal care to others such as coworkers, customers, or patients.
  • Repairing and Maintaining Electronic Equipment — Servicing, repairing, calibrating, regulating, fine-tuning, or testing machines, devices, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of electrical or electronic (not mechanical) principles.
  • Getting Information — Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
Related College Curriculum
 
Featured Online Colleges
 
For more online colleges, click here.
 
Colleges Offering Curriculum

94 Court Clerk Jobs Found


Assistant Court Clerk - Skowhegan Now hiring an Assistant Court Clerk to work with the Administrative Office of the United States Courts! Build on ...
Manpower - Skowhegan - posted 6 days ago
PT Assistant Court Clerk - Calais Now hiring an Assistant Court Clerk to work with the Administrative Office of the United States Courts! Build on ...
Manpower - Calais - posted 2 days ago
Do you have a passion for organization and a desire to work in a safe and friendly environment? The City of Neenah is seeking a full-time employee ...
City of Neenah - WI - Neenah - posted 22 days ago
Other than that, some type of regular office work in a law firm is best because they are used to working with other law firms, which all of our cli...
Kelly Services - CA - Los Angeles - posted 21 days ago
THE TULALIP TRIBES Job Description Job Title : Paralegal Tribal Department : Child Support Program Job Summary : Provide assistance to the Child Su...
The Tulalip Tribes of Washington - WA - Marysville - posted 18 days ago
Ref ID: 02940-0010198504 Classification: Docket/Calendar Clerk Compensation: DOE RHL is seeking a Legal Calendar/Docket Clerk in Midtown Manhattan ...
Robert Half Legal - NY - New York - posted 15 days ago
Full time Data Entry/ Administrative Support Assistant position available to work for First Look Agency Individual must have strong customer servic...
First Look Angency - MO - St. Louis - posted 26 days ago
Some of the most important and exciting careers in the country are performed by U.S. Army Soldiers. Whether it’s working with computers to assistin...
United States Army - OH - Parma - posted 17 days ago
Some of the most important and exciting careers in the country are performed by U.S. Army Soldiers. Whether it’s working with computers to assistin...
United States Army - OH - Mentor - posted 17 days ago
Crew Member - Team Member - Paid Weekly We have openings for full time crew members working with our Team. Crew Members will be responsible for mee...
Confidential - Parma - posted 6 days ago

More Court Clerk Job Results...
 
 
 
 
 

JOB SEARCH