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Job Opening: Floater
Department: Juvenile Court & Probation Services
Unit: Court Services
Bargaining: (B)
Posting Date: November 17, 2023
Salary: $30,106 annually / $16.54 hourly

Position Description

The Floater position performs job duties and responsibilities of various assigned positions in the court services unit. These positions include but are not limited to the Receptionist, Court Aide, Scanner, Clerk I, and Clerk II. Submits appropriate forms/documentation required to maintain court processes within the department. Performs other general and independent duties related to the general office operations or other related duties as required.

Duties of Position

Under general supervision of the Supervisor, Court Services Unit:

Performs duties associated with various positions in the court services unit.

Maintains active files, organizing, filing and retrieving for inspection.

Ensures files are returned to proper storage.

Prepares files eligible for archiving; strip, scan, log and box files.

Assists with in-court case scheduling.


High school diploma or equivalent degree. General office skills with two (2) years of experience; excellent telephone and communication skills. Solid interpersonal skills and ability to interact with the public; strong computer skills and knowledge of Windows and PC functionality; Good organizational skills, analytical skills, and attention to detail; Good oral and written communication skills; ability to work individually and as part of a team; Knowledge of Court Processes preferred.

Physical Requirements

Normal good health.

Working Conditions

Normal air-conditioned office. 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. 35 hours/week. Ability to function well in high-stress situations. Overtime as needed and approved or directed by the unit supervisor. Some exposure to distraught families, victims, etc. and disorderly juveniles.

Residence Requirement: The County of Delaware has a residency requirement for employees. Anyone applying for this job must reside in Delaware County or be willing to move to the County within three months of starting employment.


To apply, please fill out our online application form.

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