Official Court ReporterUS DISTRICT COURT
Official Court Reporter
The U.S. District Court is currently recruiting for an Official Court Reporter. The incumbent will be responsible for the following:
The Official Court Reporter will be assigned to cover court proceedings as assigned for active and senior district judges. The individual will be located in the James M. Carter and Judith N. Keep U.S. Courthouse. The incumbent is required to be realtime certified, and to utilize Computer Aided Transcription (C.A.T.). Responsibilities include attending and recording verbatim all proceedings as directed by the court; reading back all or any portion of the court record; reviewing the court calendar and noting the appearance of attorneys, witnesses and the proper spelling of their names; producing transcripts within strict time limitations; billing, delivering and/or mailing official transcripts prepared; certifying and filing with the Clerk of Court original records and a copy of transcripts prepared; covering other courts as needed, and all other duties as assigned. The incumbent is responsible for providing and maintaining his or her own computer equipment and telephone.
Must be a high school graduate or equivalent, and must possess a minimum of 4 years prime court reporting experience in the freelance field of service or in other courts or a combination thereof, and have qualified by testing for listing on the registry of professional reporters of the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA) or passed an equivalent qualifying exam.
To see specific position requirements, salary information, benefit information, and the application process, visit the careers tab on www.casd.uscourts.gov for the entire vacancy announcement.
Closing date for this position is Monday, March 2, 2020.