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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Legal/Court Services

Title: Legal Secretary

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Probation and Court Services

Division: Support Services

Hours: Monday-Thursday 10:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Friday 7:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. or 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., two (2) Saturdays per month: 7:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. *Off the following Friday after working a Saturday

Salary: $30,159 annually

The responsibilities of this position include:
•    Receives and provides information and direction to the public;
•    Schedules DUI appointments in person and over the phone and processes payments;
•    Types criminal histories/court reports, prepares files;
•    Provide coverage for other areas including, but not limited to, reception, urinalysis collection, DNA collection, etc.;
•    Provides administrative support to the training unit and other units as directed:
•    Organizes files and other support functions for various units:
•    Provides back-up for the Department switchboard;
•    May assume responsibilities of the mail clerk if needed;
•    Processes incoming payments and provides assistance to bookkeeping;
•    Performs other work for Support Services as required.

Requirements for this position include:
•    Must be detail and multi-task oriented;
•    Ability to exercise discretion regarding confidential information;
•    Ability to accomplish assigned tasks with frequent interruptions;
•    Proficient in data entry and the use of computers;
•    Skill in providing clerical support;
•    Good verbal communication;
•    Ability to deal effectively with others;
•    Ability to type 40 words per minute;
•    Good knowledge of Word and Excel programs;
•    Must be available to work late morning to early evening and Saturdays;
•    Bi-lingual is a plus;
•    Working knowledge of the Court system and the PCMS/Clerk/DUCS system is a plus:

PLEASE NOTE: Applications for this position should be submitted to the Human Resources Manager at

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer