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1/8/2018 - Prosecutor's Office Legal Secretary - Pending Civil Service Procedures - 2 Positions Available

Legal Secretary
(2 Positions Available)
**Provisional – Pending Civil Service Procedures**
Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office
Starting Salary: $33,934

Duties: Under direction, performs legal clerical work involved in preparing and processing legal
Papers such as summonses, complaints, motions, and subpoenas which require a
Specialized knowledge of legal documents, terminology, processes, and procedures; does related work as required.

Requirements: Two (2) years of experience in the preparation and processing of legal documents such as
subpoenas, writs, notice of motion, warrants, court orders, consent agreements,
foreclosures, affidavits, and so forth. Ability to transcribe statements provided by
victims, witnesses, and/or defendants with speed, accuracy, and neatness.

Hours: 35 hours per week, Monday through Friday.

Note: Successful completion of a clerical training program with a minimum of 700 classroom
training hours or 30 semester credit hours in secretarial science from an accredited
college or university may be substituted for one (1) year of the experience indicated above. Course work must include keyboarding skills, methods, and procedures; other courses may include, but are not limited to, office procedures, word processing, and business English.

Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness screenings and criminal background checks.


Applicants should submit a cover letter and work history to:

Brittany Wiita, Confidential Assistant
Department of Personnel
Brittanywi@co.cumberland.nj.us or fax to 856-453-0361.

The application deadline is January 17, 2018.



The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer striving for diversity in the workplace.