The Illinois Appellate Court, Third Judicial District, is accepting applications for the position of Clerk of the Court. This is a highly responsible professional, supervisory, and administrative position.
The Clerk is responsible for administering all phases of work in docketing case flow management and other areas of operations necessary to execute the responsibilities of the office. Duties include supervising the filing and intake of court documents, overseeing the oral argument calendar, managing budget expenditures and procurement, supervising and managing staff, coordinating the administrative functions of the court, and conferring with court justices about court policy and planning. This position requires an on-site presence at the courthouse in Ottawa, Illinois, Monday through Friday, and on weekends as duties may require.
Applicants must have a J.D. and a minimum of five years' progressively responsible experience or training in the processing of litigating either trial or appellate court cases.
Additional details about the position, including how to apply, may be found in the following vacancy announcement
. Applications must be received on or before February 7, 2023