Employment Opportunity Announcement -- Elko Justice/Municipal Court

 JUNE 5, 2017

 

ELKO JUSTICE / MUNICIPAL COURT

 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT

 

POSITION: Court Bailiff

 

HOURLY SALARY: Step 1 22.6778 Salary will be set within this

 

Step 2 23.3580 range depending on applicant’s

 

Step 3 24.0589 education, background and prior

 

Step 4 24.7808 experience

 

Step 5 25.5239

 

Step 6 26.2895

 

Step 7 27.0785

 

Step 8 27.8910

 

Step 9 28.7276

 

Step 10 29.5894

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications for this position shall be accepted until

 

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 4:30 pm.

 

Opening immediately for a full-time Court Bailiff to provide security for the Elko Justice / Municipal

 

Court. Bailiff will assist the Judges and will provide security during criminal, civil, small claims,

 

eviction and protection order hearings. Bailiff will be responsible for:

 

- Monitoring the Court’s video surveillance system

 

- Maintaining general order and decorum in the courtroom

 

- Ensuring compliance with court dress code and other requirements

 

- Summoning litigants from the hallway when their case is called

 

- Assisting the clerk in the distribution of paperwork to defendants appearing before the

 

Court and ensuring that necessary paperwork is filled out correctly by the parties

 

- Arranging with the Sheriff’s Office for the transport of persons in custody to and from the

 

jail for hearings

 

- Taking persons into custody if required

 

- Assisting the Elko County Sheriff’s Deputies with screening at the front entrance to the

 

courthouse, when assistance is needed, and when so directed by the Judges or Court

 

Administrator

 

- Performing drug testing as needed for litigants or other parties (when so directed by the

 

Court)

 

- Maintaining the security of the hallway and lobby areas of the Court

 

- Setting up and operating the court video conference system, court presentation system

 

and other technological systems in the courtroom

 

- Serving as the evidence custodian for the Elko Justice / Municipal Court, and as such,

 

ensuring that evidence submitted to the Court is properly safeguarded, stored and

 

maintained

 

- Completing referrals to alcohol monitoring, drug testing and other services for the Court

 

and monitoring, tracking and keeping detailed reports of all persons referred to these

 

mandated court services

 

- Serve as the point of contact with the Court’s contracted service providers (alcohol

 

monitoring and drug testing)

 

- Attend the offsite Victim Impact Panel class in March and September of each year to assist

 

with breathalyzer and other security needs

 

- Validate warrants issued by the Elko Justice / Municipal Court

 

- Assist the Judges and Court Administrator in the preparation and submission of grant

 

applications

 

- Coordinate closely with the other bailiff employed by the Court (including alternating

 

vacation and time off requests) to ensure that the security needs of both Court

 

departments are being met

 

- Arrange for security coverage in the absence of the Court’s two bailiffs, as needed

 

- Assist other Justice / Municipal Court staff in the completion of various office and clerical

 

duties, including preparing orders and other documents as directed by the Judges or Court

 

Administrator

 

- Attend all necessary trainings to maintain a current Nevada P.O.S.T. certification and any

 

other court trainings that are mandated by the Judges or Court Administrator

 

- Other duties as directed by the Judges or Court Administrator

 

The ideal applicant will have a strong presence and the ability to be assertive with persons

 

that are upset, distraught and emotional without the need for direction from the Court. The

 

successful applicant must be willing to be a team player and fully participate in the

 

functions and responsibilities of a busy and demanding office. This position requires a

 

minimum category II peace officer certification and prior completion of a P.O.S.T. academy

 

would be PREFERRED with prior law enforcement experience a PLUS (However, the

 

Court will also consider applicants that are willing to complete a P.O.S.T. academy).

 

Excellent benefits package, including contribution to the public employees retirement

 

system, county paid employee medical, dental and vision insurance.

 

Any offer of employment extended to the successful applicant is contingent upon: 1)

 

Applicant being at least 21 years of age and a U.S. citizen; 2) Successful completion of a

 

Nevada P.O.S.T. academy, 3) High school graduation or G.E.D., 4) Medical exam to

 

determine fitness for duty; 5) Full background check (including psychological evaluation

 

and lie detector test). See NRS 289.510 and NAC 289.110 for additional information.

 

Interested applicants should hand deliver a completed application packet, resume and

 

cover letter to the Elko Justice/Municipal Court (to the attention of the Court Administrator,

 

Randall Soderquist) no later than June 14, 2017 at 4:30 pm. Interviews for this position

 

will occur on Friday, June 16, 2017.

Carlin Justice Court & Municipal Court

  • 775-754-6321
  • 775-754-6893

Elko Justice Court & Municipal Court

  • (775) 738-8403
  • (775) 738-8416

Wells Justice Court & Municipal Court

  • (775) 752-3726
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Eastline Justice Court & West Wendover Municipal Court

  • (775) 664-2305
  • (775) 664-2979

District Court Dept. I

  • (775) 753-4601
  • (775) 753-4611

District Court Dept. II

  • (775) 753-4602
  • (775) 753-4611

Family Court

  • (775) 738-1551
  • (775) 738-5060

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