Rocky Hill, CT
|Date Opened||5/26/2021 2:00:00 PM|
|Salary||$49,138 - $61,570/year (Individuals new to state service start at minimum of the pay plan)|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||6/16/2021 11:59:00 PM|
The Division of Criminal Justice (DCJ) is responsible for the investigation and prosecution of all criminal matters in the State of Connecticut. The Office of the Chief State’s Attorney, which is within the DCJ and located in Rocky Hill, Connecticut, houses various specialized units, including the Appellate Bureau. These DCJ Appellate Secretary 1 positions are for the Appellate Bureau.
The Appellate Bureau is recruiting for two (2) DCJ Appellate Secretary 1 positions to work full time, 37.5 hours per week. This position will have core hours of 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday. We are looking for a dynamic person possessing:
The Appellate Bureau represents the State of Connecticut in the vast majority of appeals challenging criminal convictions. The Bureau employs approximately twenty-five prosecutors who draft motions and briefs and argue primarily before the Connecticut Supreme and Appellate Courts. The Appellate Bureau’s current staff includes a paralegal specialist, a clerical supervisor, and an appellate secretary.
NOTE: The incumbent will be required to complete a background check.
Applicants must include a resume within the "Resume Tab" of their application. Candidates invited to interview may be required to submit additional documentation which supports their qualification(s) for these position, such as a writing sample.
All communication with applicants will be through the JobAps system, so applicants are encouraged to check for updates to their JobAps portal account. Please ensure that you are utilizing the correct email address for notices to be sent to you from the JobAps system. Interviews will be limited to candidates whose experience and training most closely meet the requirements of the position.
Questions about this position should be directed to the hiring agency's human resources office: DCJ.HR@ct.gov, 860-258-5800.
NOTE: The immediate vacancy is listed above, however, applications to this recruitment may be used for future vacancies in this job class.
Candidates with the following are preferred:
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.