Current Job Opportunity
December 10, 2018
Open Until Filled
Digital Court Reporter
Ninth Judicial Circuit, Orlando, Florida
$31, 664.64 Annually
The essential function of the position within the organization is to digitally record and transcribe court proceedings and hearings. The position is responsible for digitally recording and annotating court proceedings and hearings; transcribing recordings; and performing research. The position works under direct supervision according to set procedures.
Education and Training Guidelines
Additional relevant experience may substitute for the recommended educational level on a year-for-year basis and additional relevant education may substitute for the recommended experience on a year-for-year basis.
High School diploma or GED and one year of college or vocational school education in office skills, computer operation or a closely related field and two years of related experience.
Requires appropriate Digital Court Reporter certification as determined by State Courts System.
Must be certified by the American Association of Electronic Reporters and Transcribers (or within one year of hire date)
Compiles, transcribes, labels, stores, examines, or evaluates data or information and possibly recommends action based on results.
Provides assistance to people to achieve task completion.
Requires minimum responsibility for only small quantities of low cost items or supplies where opportunities for achieving economies or preventing loss are negligible.
Uses addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division; may compute ratios, rates, and percents.
Requires the accurate use of the English language, grammar, punctuation and spelling.
Complexity of Work:
Performs coordinating work involving guidelines and rules with constant problem solving; requires continuous, close attention for accurate results or frequent exposure to unusual pressure.
Impact of Decisions:
Makes decisions with moderate impact - affects those in work unit.
Leads or handles machines, tools, equipment or work aids involving moderate latitude for judgment regarding attainment of a standard or in selecting appropriate items, such as digital recording equipment, computers, peripherals, or software programs such as word processing or custom applications. Ability to type 55 words per minute.
Safety of Others:
Requires some responsibility for safety of others and/or for occasional enforcement of the standards of public safety.
The Digital Court Reporter is responsible for recording and transcribing court proceedings using digital court reporting software. Keyboard 55 correct wpm. Strong computer skills, organizational skills, grammar and punctuation skills are required. Selected candidates will be required to submit to a typing test, and tests for spelling, punctuation, and transcription. Must be AAERT (CER) or IAPRT (ICDR) certified or obtain certification within two years of hire date. Prefer a candidate with transcription background or knowledge. HS diploma plus two years secretarial/clerical experience. State funded position with benefits.
How to Apply
Please go to the following links for full posting and to apply:
For additional information, please contact Human Resources at (407)836-2261.
An application must be submitted for the position listing the appropriate class title and position number for which you are applying. Your application must be received by the closing date.
The successful applicant will be subject to a criminal background check.
We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, genetic information or disability.
If you need an accommodation to participate in the application/selection process, please call the contact person at the number indicated for each respective position. Persons using a TDD may call the contact person through the Florida Relay Service 1-800-955-8771.