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Current Job Opportunity


March 15, 2019

Closing Date


Position Number


Position Title

Deputy Marshal (Part-time)

Job Location

Third District Court of Appeal, Miami, Florida

Salary Range


Job Description

This is responsible work providing for the security of judges, employees, visitors, court building and grounds.  The position is responsible for screening visitors, monitoring activity utilizing video surveillance equipment, patrolling building and grounds, managing emergency situations, assisting with training of security personnel, and performing related clerical tasks.

Education and Training Guidelines

High school diploma or GED, and one year of college or vocational school education in law enforcement or a closely related field.  Three years of experience in law enforcement, court security or related experience in the military.

Special Comments


Knowledge of and ability to operate sophisticated computer operated security system for card key access, operate and monitor CCTV, and operate X-ray, metal detection, and fire safety equipment. 

Knowledge of facility subsystems and ability to detect failures and hazardous situations. 

Ability to use a firearm, incapacitate and handcuff safely and responsibly. 

Ability to dependably perform assignments without close supervision. 

Ability to communicate effectively and courteously with court visitors and court personnel. 

Ability to work harmoniously in a group setting. 

Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time. 



Must have a valid State of Florida driver’s license.

Must have an ACTIVE Florida Law Enforcement Certification. 

No conviction of a felony or misdemeanor involving perjury or false statement. 

No dishonorable discharge from the Armed Forces of the United States. 

Must be at least 19 years of age, a citizen of the United States, and a high school graduate, or its equivalent, and pass physical examination, drug screen and background check.

How to Apply

Apply online at  Upload a current and complete State of Florida Application  and verification of required education (i.e., copy of high school diploma, copy of college degree or college transcripts.) to

 All positions will be awarded upon the successful completion of background screening.

The Third District Court of Appeal is a Drug Free Workplace.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.