Juries Officer, Juries Victoria


• Provide general and administrative support as defined by the Juries Act 2000 and contribute to a dynamic work environment.

• A high level of contact with members of the public, facilitating their administrative requirements and providing information and procedural advice relating to the jury system.
Job Details
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Department: Court Services Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Legal
Classification: VPSG2
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/SC0843D
Closing Date: 05-Dec-2021
Salary Range: $54,755 - $70,315
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: SC0843 - PD.pdf (PDF, 508KB)


Contact: Bree Dyson
(03) 8636 6809 or bree.dyson@juries.vic.gov.au

Position Details

About us

  • The Juries Act 2000 provides for the operation and administration of a system of trial by jury that equitably spreads the obligation of jury service amongst the community; makes juries more representative of the community; and permits the timely adoption of new technologies for the selection of persons for jury service.
  • Juries Victoria ensures a sufficient number of Victorian citizens are available to serve as jurors in criminal and civil trials.
  • Juries Victoria strives to improve jury management processes to meet the needs of courts, while proactively supporting citizens through their jury journey.

About the role

Duties involve answering phone and counter enquiries, providing information on jury service, attending court, communicating with court staff and other administrative tasks.

About you

To be successful in this role, you must be able to demonstrate excellent customer service and communication skills. You will be enthusiastic and will not be afraid to present information to groups. You will also be organised, have excellent computer and data entry skills, and be able to work within a small team. Experience working in a professional office environment is highly regarded.

How to apply

To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button, ensuring you include the following documents in your application:

  • resume 
  • a short covering letter

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description. 

Other Information:

Court Services Victoria (CSV) is the employer of staff at all Victorian courts and tribunals, the Judicial College of Victoria, and the Judicial Commission of Victoria. CSV offers a wide range of legal and non-legal career options as well as attractive employee benefits.

Employees of CSV are required to comply with any applicable directions of the Chief Health Officer, as well as any policy implemented by Court Services Victoria. In relation to mandatory vaccinations against COVID-19, it is a condition of any offer of employment that candidates agree to comply with any applicable direction or policy regarding mandatory vaccinations.

CSV is committed to building a diverse workforce, inclusive culture, providing a safe and respectful workplace and has zero tolerance for violence against women. We strongly encourage people of all abilities to apply, particularly people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, and those who may experience diversity or disability related barriers in securing employment.

 


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