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Administrative Assistant

The Douglas County District Court is accepting applications for an administrative assistant for a district court judge in Division 1. The full-time position pays $32,074 annually and is eligible for benefits. Division 1 handles criminal, major, and limited civil cases.

Responsibilities: Assist judge in administrative duties, preparing court documents for court proceedings, maintain calendar and scheduling of cases. Interact with the public, attorneys and law-enforcement agencies, manage significant amounts of paperwork and e-filing, and perform other various related duties.

Requirements: Applicant must have a high school diploma or GED and computer skills. Applicant will need strong skills in all of the following areas: organization, attention to detail, communication, teamwork, meeting deadlines, and multi-tasking. Knowledge of legal proceedings is preferred, but not required. 

Applications accepted until the position is filled.

Starting Salary and Benefits: 
$32,074 annually and is eligible for benefits
How to Apply: 

Send letter of interest, three references, and resume to:

Linda Koester-Vogelsang
Court Administrator
11 E. 11th St.
Lawrence, KS 66044

You may also email documents to lkv@douglascountyks.org.