Requisition No: 796197
Agency: Justice Administrative Commission
Working Title: STATE ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, 8TH CIRCUIT- LEGAL ASSISTANT I - 21010320
Position Number: 21010320
Posting Closing Date: 03/17/2023
BRIAN S. KRAMER,
EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA
120 WEST UNIVERSITY AVENUE
GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA 32601
TELEPHONE (352) 374 – 3670
ALACHUA, BAKER, BRADFORD, GILCHRIST, LEVY
AND UNION COUNTIES
HEATHER L. JONES
CHIEF ASSISTANT STATE ATTORNEY
Office of the State Attorney, Eighth Judicial Circuit
The State Attorney, Eighth Judicial Circuit, is currently accepting applications for a
Legal Assistant I for our Alachua County Florida office.
To apply, applicants should submit a resume and complete the online application process.
This position is responsible for a wide variety of office duties including maintaining files, setting meetings, and addressing any attorney requests. Applicants should possess knowledge of legal terminology and be able to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing. An applicant must be detail oriented and able to prioritize tasks, work under pressure and adapt to changing situations as well as exhibit a willingness to perform other tasks as assigned. The successful candidate will be ready to work as part of a team and be capable of independent judgment.
Education: Standard high school diploma or equivalency and 2 years secretarial experience; an equivalent combination of both can be substituted for required experience. Legal secretarial experience is preferred.
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