SC Department of Public Safety OFFICIAL COURT REPORTER - FAMILY COURT in Statewide, South Carolina

The Family Court Reporter serves primarily the family courts which involves limited jurisdiction, domestic and juvenile cases and is responsible for providing appellants and other parties with a timely, accurate, verbatim record of court proceedings; recording and transcribing verbatim testimony of court hearings; transcribing and delivering records to requesters within prescribed time limits; attending court sessions and other assigned proceedings; maintaining all notes, tapes and records of proceedings as stipulated by the court reporter manual; assisting judges and court personnel with reasonable requests while working in and out of the courtroom; responding to inmate and other lay individuals regarding transcript requests; procuring all necessary materials and supplies needed to produce the record and must be able to work independently while exercising good judgment and discretion. Minimum and Additional Requirements:

High school diploma* ANDa degree in court reporting from an accredited school or court reporting institution; *OR verified credentials as a Registered Professional Reporter (RPR) by the National Shorthand Reporters Association OR Certified Verbatim Reporter (CVR) by the National Verbatim Reporters Association; AND at least four (4) years prime court reporting experience with a thorough knowledge of hearing procedures and preparation of transcripts is required. Statewide overnight travel is required.

Additional Comments:

To be considered, you must submit a completed online application in its entirety, to include all work history and education, as a resume will not be accepted nor reviewed in lieu of an incomplete application. Supplemental questions are considered a part of the application and must be completed in its entirety.


Agency: S.C. Judicial Department

Opening Date: Mon. 08/29/11

Closing Date/Time: Continuous

State Salary Range: $40,538.02 - $40,538.02 annually

Agency Hiring Range: Min: 40,538.02 Max:40,538.02

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Location: Statewide, South Carolina

Normal Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)