Legal Secretary I
August 26, 2013
$3,038.04 – $3,692.28 Approximate Monthly Salary
Legal Secretary I is a journey level class and is characterized by a wide variety of general and legal clerical work which includes composing and typing legal documents and correspondence, processing of legal documents, and maintenance of legal case records. These duties are generally repetitive and require minimal supervision once office procedures are learned. Additionally, some positions in this classification may require the ability to take and transcribe oral dictation.
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requirements. The Special Requirements below And:
One year of clerical experience involving the preparation and processing of legal documents for court action such as those described in the Examples of Duties (see class specification). Education or training from an accredited college, business school, or training school that is directly related to the Knowledge and Abilities specified for this class may be substituted for a maximum of six months of the required experience (15 semester units or 22 quarter units equal six months of experience).
1. All positions in this class require the ability to type from clear copy at the rate of 50 net words per minute.
2. Some positions in this class may require taking oral dictation involving legal terminology. To be eligible for appointment to a “short-hand-required” position, the applicant must have the ability to take oral dictation, using any speedwriting method, at the rate of 100 words per minute and transcribe at the rate of 30 net words per minute. Where the oral dictation skill is required, it is used in performing the typical duties of the class as shown in the “Examples of Duties” (see class specification). The Civil Service Commission approved the use of selective certification for this special skill on March 7, 1985.
How To Apply:
On-line at www.saccountyjobs.net or 700 H Street, Room 4667, Sacramento CA 95814, 916-874-5593. EOE
Open Until Filled
Continuously accepting applications with specified cut-off file dates to process applications. Please thoroughly read the job announcement for complete requirements.