DIGITAL COURT REPORTER/TRANSCRIPTIONIST

Eighth Judicial Circuit Court Administration   Gainesville, FL   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on December 29, 2021

EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT - Court Administration

Digital Court Reporter/ Transcriptionist

GENERAL DESCRIPTION
The essential function of the position within the organization is to digitally record and transcribe court
proceedings and hearings. The position is responsible for digitally recording and annotating court proceedings
and hearings; transcribing recordings; and performing research. This position may be based in Alachua or
Gilchrist County. If based in Alachua County, travel to Levy and Gilchrist Counties will be required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES
Must have strong written and oral communication skills. Be resourceful, able to multi‐task, and capable of
prioritizing tasks assigned. Type a minimum of 55 words per minute. Proficient in Microsoft Office
applications. Use judgment and discretion concerning confidential information. Able to monitor and
annotate live or previously recorded court proceedings. Ability to perform clerical tasks, such as
maintaining log books and weekly reports. Capable of transcribing digitally recorded court hearings,
proofreading, editing and preparing final transcripts. Generate duplicate audio recordings of trials and
court hearings for attorneys, government agencies and the public. On the job training available.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High School diploma or GED and one year of college or vocational school education in office skills, computer
operation or a closely related field.

SALARY AND BENEFITS
Salary is $31,780.91/annually. State of Florida benefits offered.

APPLICATION PROCESS
All information must be submitted through the People First System. Cover letter, resume and verification
of typing and grammar tests are required. Please email employment@circuit8.org to schedule testing.
Questions can be submitted to employment@circuit8.org.

NOTICE
The successful applicant will be subject to a criminal background check. EOE.
If you are a person with a disability selected to participate in the interview process and need an
accommodation, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact ADA
Coordinator at 352‐337‐6237.