Application submissions for Summer Employment Opportunities with the Ontario Public Service
On Sunday March 1, 2015, our system experienced technical problems dealing with the high volume of applications on the OPS Careers website for summer jobs. As a result, some applicants may have received error messages preventing them from successfully applying.
We apologize for any inconvenience, and have extended the application period from
March 6 to March 9 ending 11:59 p.m. There is no need to reapply if you successfully applied to a posted position.
Consider this challenging opportunity in the Superior and Ontario Court of Justice as a Flexible Part-Time 1500 or 1000 Hours Category court recording monitor, where you will record court proceedings verbatim using electronic monitoring equipment and produce transcripts. There are 3 positions available:• 1 Temporary - Flexible PartTime, 1500 Hours, duration up to 12 months, 85 Frederick St, Kitchener, West Region• 1 Permanent - Flexible PartTime, 1500 Hours, 85 Frederick St, Kitchener, West Region• 1 Permanent - Flexible PartTime, 1000 Hours, 36 Wyndham St S, Guelph, West RegionWhat can I expect to do in this role?In this position, you will be responsible for operating electronic monitoring equipment to accurately record court proceedings; maintaining a written log of proceedings; providing playback in court; preparing verbatim transcripts of court proceedings on request [Note: transcripts are prepared on incumbent's own time with own equipment within prescribed timelines and will receive a prescribed fee]; indexing and filing court records.How do I qualify?MandatoryTyping to 50 w.p.m.QualificationsOrganizational skills, accuracy and attention to detail; ability to multi-task in a high demand work environment to meet strict deadlines; ability to research case law and understand legal terminology to complete transcripts; knowledge of relevant provincial and federal acts to understand the nature of court proceedings; proficiency in English oral and written communication skills; ability to speak publicly in a courtroom setting; judgement, discretion and confidentiality in dealing with judiciary, counsel and the public; proficiency with computer applications to accurately key information; ability to operate various electronic recording and transcribing devises to maintain formatting standards and proficiency in grammar and spelling for the production of transcripts; typing to 50 w.p.m. Job may require candidates to work overtime, weekends, statutory holidays, and to travel to other court locations as required.
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