Provides administrative and clerical support for the Indigent Defense Program.
Magistrate Court is performed at the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Department courtroom daily. Prepare arrest files with proper forms for defendant and judge. Interview defendants while in custody to determine financial status for indigent defense appointments. Assist judge with questions, copies, forms or as needed. Provides assistance for data collection, data entry and validation of data concerning the Indigent Defense Program. Participates in activities and duties related to emergency management during a local state of disaster as directed by appropriate county managers.
High School Diploma/GED; Some job related experience preferred. Good computer and typing skills; Good verbal and written communication skills; MUST BE FLEXIBLE WITH MAGISTRATE HOURS. Good interpersonal and organizational skills and ability to deal effectively with the public, other employees and elected officials; ability to complete assigned projects.
REQUIRED TO WORK EVERY WEEKEND AND HOLIDAY.
SALARY: Part-Time, $12.00 per hour, up to 29 hours per week
CLOSING DATE: Upon filling position
All full-time and part-time employees are members of the Texas County District Retirement System (TCDRS). Full-time employees also enjoy a wide-range of great benefits.
Fort Bend County is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate
on the basis of race, color, age, sex, religion, disability or national origin
or any other reason protected by law.
To be considered for employment, all interested candidates should complete the required Fort Bend County online employment application located at www.fortbendcounty.jobs