Montgomery City County Personnel

Municipal Court Bailiff (#CI8440)

Pay Grade


Nature of Work

The fundamental reason this classification exist is to maintain order in the Municipal Court, to include restraining or arresting disruptive individuals as required.  Employees in this position also perform specialized clerical duties of a legal nature, including the maintenance of inmate and court records, and data entry work. The essential functions of this class are: supervises employees; places courtroom in proper order for court sessions; maintains order in the courtroom; performs clerical and administrative duties; and monitors the flow of City Jail inmates.  Work is performed under the supervision of the Municipal Court Administrator.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or G.E.D.  Four years of law enforcement experience, including two years supervisory experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Must have and maintain current certification as a Law Enforcement Officer in the State of Alabama and meet all minimum requirements established by the Alabama Peace Officers Standards and Training Commission.  

NOTE:  Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.


Special Requirements

Must be willing to work long hours, some days averaging 12-14 hours per day. 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:  Applicants must be certified by a licensed physician, designated as satisfactory by the appointing authority, to be in good health and physically fit for the performance of duties. 

CLASS: CI8440; EST: ; REV: 5/15/2012;