Job Ad; Shingle Springs Rancheria Band of Miwok Indians Tribal Court Clerk

Position Title: Tribal Court Clerk

Job Summary: The Tribal Court Clerk shall be responsible for the administration of the Trial Court of the Shingle Springs Tribal Court and for all such administrative and ministerial duties prescribed by the Code or as assigned by the Shingle Springs Tribal Council or Chief Judge.

Education and Experience: Must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in pre-law or similar field, or possess a paralegal certificate. Prefer two years of work experience in the areas listed above. A recent graduate of an accredited law school. Be a motivated, self-starting individual and possess strong organizational skills with substantial record management experience. Good oral and written communication skills. Possess an understanding of the legal process, be willing to learn and take direction from our Tribal Court Judge. Be familiar with Shingle Springs Judicial Code. Possess legal research skills to assist the Court. Possess a working knowledge of Microsoft Office and a familiarity with accessing legal research on-line.

Salary Information: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour DOE (This position is full-time working 40 hours per week.)

Application Deadline: July 16, 2010

To apply, please forward a resume to:
Armida Vargas, Human Resources Director
P.O. Box 1340, Shingle Springs, CA 95682
or email to:
Ph: (530) 698-1458 Fax: (530) 676-8033

Preference in hiring is given to: (1) Qualified Shingle Springs Rancheria Tribal Members; and (2) Qualified American Indians in accordance with Title 25, U.S. Code, Section 472 and 473. Applicants claiming Indian preference must submit verification of Indian eligibility.

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