Part-Time Clerk

POSITION:  Part-Time Clerk
DEPARTMENT:  Friend of the Court
SUPERVISOR:  Friend of the Court
RATE OF PAY:  $18.41
LOCATION:  Emmet County Building


Responsible for providing clerical support for the Friend of the Court office by assisting the Administrative Assistant, Case Investigators, and Bookkeepers.


  • Assist with administrative functions of Intergovernmental Cases
  • Answer incoming telephone calls
  • Assist clients face-to-face in office lobby
  • General office tasks such as filing, faxing, and scanning
  • Cross-train to perform duties of the Administrative Assistant

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified.


Desired Behavioral Traits

  • High degree of professionalism
  • Team oriented
  • Adaptable
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic and a desire to serve the public

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Ability to read a computer screen for extended periods of time
  • Active listening skills
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • De-escalation skills
  • Ability to read and understand court documents
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft programs
  • Knowledge of use of general office equipment


  • High School Diploma required
  • Previous office experience preferred

Emmet County, Michigan
200 Division Street, Petoskey MI 49770
(231) 348-1700 | Contact Us