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Administrative Assistant - Mountain Judicial Circuit

State Level Position 

Location: Mountain Judicial Circuit

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Deadline: Open until filled 

Job Description and Requirements:

Administrative Assistant II  

The Mountain Judicial Circuit Public Defender’s Office is hiring an Administrative Assistant. This is a state position with state benefits. Under general supervision, this position performs a wide range of office administration duties.

Job Responsibilities:
Performs job responsibilities with minimal supervision.  Compiles and prepares case files.  Assists supervising staff in organizing and executing routine activities and special projects.  Provides administrative and/or technical assistance to clients and staff.  Researches and/or resolves client issues or questions and prepares documents. May represent the manager in various matters.  Technical Competencies include, but are not limited to the following:  Knowledge of agency rules, policies, and procedures.  Ability to use computer programs, calendar functions, and electronic research sources.  Ability to handle multiple tasks at once and prioritize workload.  Ability to provide support services to both clients and staff.  Ability to use proper judgment in selection of issues and determining how to handle or redirect them.  Ability to identify clients’ issues and provide satisfactory resolution.

Entry Qualifications: Associate's degree from an accredited college or university and One year of related experience OR Three years of related experience.

Interested persons should submit a cover letter, resume, and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to Drew W. Powell This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail to Mountain Judicial Circuit Public Defender, P. O. Box 253, Clarkesville, GA  30523


Contact Human Resources

Human Resources Manager
Georgia Public Defender Council
104 Marietta Street, Suite 400
Atlanta, GA 30303
Tel: 404-795-2440
Toll free: 800-676-4432