State of AlaskaAnchorage 99501
Full Time
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Court Case Manager 1homer

State of Alaska
Full Time 36 semester credit per week Nesbett Courthouse, 825 W 4th Ave #2004, Anchorage, AK 99501, United States Apply before 10/2/2023 5:00


The Alaska Court System is recruiting for a Court Case Manager 1 (salary range 10) in the Homer Trial Court. This position will be responsible for file maintenance and processing of cases. 
 * Applicants transferring from another State of Alaska agency or with prior legal work experience or education in the legal field may receive consideration for advance step placement. ** Employees working in this job classification will be considered for annual salary increases upon successful completion of a 1-year probationary period. This job classification will promote to salary range 11 after successful completion of three years of service with the court. *
 Case File Management:
  • Respond to a large variety of questions, following division standards, in person and by telephone;
  • Maintain all aspects of court filings, criminal, civil, probate, small claims, minor offense, delinquency, and child in need of aid (CINA) files;
  • Accept filings, set up case file, and enter data into the case management system;
  • Calendar dates for hearings and notify parties; prepare and post calendars;
  • Generate and complete audit and case processing reports;
  • Complete and distribute judgments and orders as necessary.

  • Generate receipts for funds received from the public;
  • Balance and close cash drawer;
  • Prepare and record deposit information and generate daily accounting reports;
  • Prepare disbursement requests.

  • Occasionally serve as a courtroom judicial assistant for judicial offers conducting hearings;
  • Set up courtroom and recording equipment to ensure an accurate record of the proceedings;
  • Take thorough log notes of proceedings;
  • Swear in witnesses and jurors;
  • Maintain court exhibits;
  • Prepare and distribute paperwork during and following the hearing.

Other Duties:
  • Maintain jury data;
  • Process research requests for customers for all case types;
  • Prepare case files for archiving and returning exhibits;
  • Pick-up mail, sort and date stamp all documents;
  • Maintain inventory of updated forms and booklets for all case types and court system handouts; stock forms and publications for the public; maintain the law library;
  • Provide backup support and other duties as assigned.
The Work HoursFull-time court employees are currently scheduled to work 37.5 hours per week.  The work hours for this position are Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with a one-hour lunch break.  

Benefits available to Full-Time Employees: 
  • 11 paid holidays per year
  • Medical and dental coverage for employee and eligible dependents
  • Vision plan (optional)
  • Employer-paid Basic Life insurance with additional coverage available
  • Membership in the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS)
  • Alaska Supplemental Annuity Plan (SBS) in lieu of contributions to Social Security
  • Alaska Deferred Compensation Plan (optional)
  • Personal leave accrual 
Personal leave accrual is based on years of creditable state service. Those new to state service will accrue 4 weeks of paid leave (with cash value) over the course of their first year of service. That accrual rate will increase after 2 years of service.
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IMPORTANT:  Please attach a letter of interest in employment with the Alaska Court System.  Failure to submit a letter may disqualify you from consideration for an interview.   
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Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from high school or completion of a General Education Development (GED) certificate AND one year of office clerical experience AND the ability to keyboard at least 40 words per minute (net).


Additional office clerical work experience will substitute for the high school diploma or GED certificate on a month-for-month basis.

Completion of 36 semester credit hours or 48 quarter credit hours of coursework from an accredited college will substitute for the year of required office clerical experience.

Completion of an appropriate vocational training course of study such as legal secretary, paralegal, or office skills will substitute for the required office clerical experience on a month-for-month basis.

Additional Required Information

This applies to your application submission.
Documents to be Attached to the Application (REQUIRED):

  • A professional letter of interest, completed per the instructions below.    
  • Post-secondary transcripts, if using education to meet minimum qualifications.    
  • Keyboarding certification dated within one year showing a keyboarding speed of at least 40 words per minute (net).    
Documents to be Submitted at the Time of Interview (REQUIRED):
If you are selected to advance to the interview phase of the recruitment process, you must provide the following at the time of the interview (if not already attached to your application):
  • Copies of your most recent (2) performance evaluations, if available.    
  • A list of three (3) professional references who have had supervisory authority over you along with their daytime contact phone numbers and email addresses.
Please attach a professional letter of interest to your application before submitting it online or, if unable to attach to your application, email it to .
Your letter of interest should:
1) Be professionally written and include proper format, grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
  2) Explain how you meet the minimum qualifications of the position.
  3) Express your interest in employment with the Alaska Court System.
Your letter of interest will be used to help determine which applicants will advance to the interview phase of the recruitment and selection process. If you do not attach a separate, professional letter of interest, you may not move on to the interview phase.
Attach a recent keyboarding certification (dated within one year) to your application that verifies your keyboarding speed of 40 wpm or higher (net). Online keyboarding tests (often at no cost) are accepted with a valid website address noted on the document.  Acceptable websites include:  and .  In addition, keyboarding tests are given at any Alaska Job Center location.  A list of locations is available at: .
If using work experience not already documented in your application, provide the employer's name, your job title, dates of employment and whether full or part-time. Applications will be reviewed to determine if the responses are supported and Minimum Qualifications are clearly met. If they are not, the applicant will not advance to the interview and selection phase of the recruitment.
If post-secondary education is required to meet the Minimum Qualifications, you must fill in the Education and Training section of the application. If you have not obtained a degree, please indicate the number of credit hours earned in the Degree Obtained field. Copies of academic transcripts will be required at time of interview.
Applicants will be required to meet the Minimum Qualifications as outlined above. Unfortunately, we cannot always interview all applicants. If your application is considered "not qualified," you will be sent a notice within two weeks after the closing date for this recruitment. If you believe your application was improperly disqualified, you may appeal this decision to the Human Resources Director at 820 West 4th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501-2005 within five workdays from the date the notice is mailed to you. Qualified applications will be forwarded to the hiring supervisor.
To avoid a conflict of interest and the appearance of impropriety, applicants who have a spouse, close relative, and/or regular member of their household employed by the Alaska Court System may not be considered for employment without the approval of the Administrative Director.
A background check will be conducted prior to an employment offer being made. Applicants who have prior convictions that have been set aside under the terms of a suspended imposition of sentence (SIS) may answer "no" to these questions. If you are not sure if your situation requires disclosure, please contact the Human Resources Department at (907) 264-8242. The Court System reserves the right to confirm all background information.   
Contact Information

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 Mailing Address: 820 West 4th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501

 Fax Number: (907) 264-8262

 Phone Number: (907) 264-8242