This position is responsible for verbatim recording and transcription of court proceedings utilizing specialized stenographic equipment and real-time technology and software. The employee possesses the ability to record testimony at the industry standard required speed and accuracy, the ability to operate a stenographic machine and read back complex testimony in open court, as well as the ability to timely produce transcripts and meet strict appellate deadlines.
Successful completion of court reporting program is required, along with at least four years of experience in the freelance field, court system or a combination thereof. Additional relevant education may substitute for the recommended experience on a year-for-year basis, excluding supervisory experience. Must have valid certification as a Registered Professional Reporter (RPR) or higher,e.g., Certified Real Time Reporter (CRR) certification through NCRA. Will consider a non-certified Court Reporter I, but the salary will be based on the minimum for this classification which is $3,964.09/monthly or $47,569.08 annually. State funded position and benefits.
Submit online State of Florida application, résumé, and verification of required education to Human Resources Department. We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability. Persons with a disability needing an accommodation for the application/selection process should notify Human Resources (407) 836-2261 prior to the application deadline. If you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711.