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Job Title: Justice Clerk - JP Pct 4
Location: Dripping Springs
State: Texas
Position Description:

Job Title:  Justice Clerk

Job Number:  629-0855-082117

Department Head:  Justice of the Peace Pct 4

Date Open:  August 21, 2017

Application Deadline:  Until Filled

Salary Range Minimum:  $2,347.83 Monthly

In order to be considered for this job a completed Hays County Application form must be submitted to Hays County Human Resources via:  Hand-deliver:   712 South Stagecoach Trail, Suite 1063, San Marcos, TX  78666; OR Fax:  512-393-2227; OR Email:  kim.jeter@co.hays.tx.us; Application forms are available at the Hays County website at www.co.hays.tx.us and can be found as a link within each job posting. Pre-printed forms are also available from the Hays County Human Resources department.

Under general supervision, the Justice Clerk performs a variety of administrative and accounting support functions for the Justice of the Peace Office. The Justice Clerk performs a variety of clerical procedures following prescribed procedures and assists in revenue and bookkeeping services for the office of the Justice of the Peace. The work involves preparing and processing forms and orders involving the filing and disposition of civil claims, and criminal and traffic cases, as well as accepting cash and checks and issuing receipts on a daily basis. This position affects the accuracy, reliability and acceptability of further processes and services.


Individuals in this position serve at the pleasure of the current elected official.





Hays County is an EEO employer.  In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Hays County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.  An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of background checks, including reference checks, criminal history, and driver’s license checks and driving history.

Required Qualifications:

Education and/or Experience

Any combination of experience or training may be substituted on a year for year basis.     

Requires High School Diploma or equivalent.

Requires three years clerical, bookkeeping, money handling or directly related experience.

Other Qualifications, Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Justice Court Clerk Certification received through Texas Justice Court Training School preferred.

Prefer bilingual (Spanish and English).

Prefer Notary Public Certification.

Prefer working knowledge of civil aspects of the law.

Prefer prior experience as a judicial clerk.

Ability to maintain continuing education requirements for the State of Texas.

Ability to be bonded.

Desired Qualifications:


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