Department of Industrial Relations
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT POSTING
- LEGAL SUPPORT SUPERVISOR I
Final Filing Date: Until Filled
The State of California is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation.
It is an objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free work place. Any applicant for state employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the State, the rules governing Civil Service, and the special trust placed in public servants.
Job Control Details
|Job Code #:
LEGAL SUPPORT SUPERVISOR I
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||San Diego County
||Permanent, Full Time
This position is located in San Diego - DWC
Department Website: http://www.dir.ca.gov
Under the supervision of the Presiding Workers’ Compensation Administrative Law Judge, the Legal Support Supervisor I (LSSI):
Supervision: Is responsible for supervising, planning, directing, and managing a legal support staff of five to fifteen employees. Typical duties include overseeing the completion of all accepted jobs, prioritizing support staff work, setting standards of lead time of clerical work, reviewing work procedures, making decisions on difficult operating problems, and distributing workload. The Legal Support Supervisor may act as ARO. The Legal Support Supervisor will interview and assist with the hiring of secretarial staff and processing paperwork on new hires; assists with the training of office staff and responds to issues and problems with the case management system. The Legal Support Supervisor has the authority to schedule subordinates to work overtime and approves all secretarial vacation and absence requests. Additional responsibilities include handling personnel problems with the secretarial staff.
Office Management: Is responsible for gathering, through the appropriate supervisor, and disseminating interoffice reports and memorandum; developing and recommending an office equipment budget; and rationalizing distribution of office equipment.
Secretarial: The LSSI will perform secretarial duties as required including dictation or transcription of complex legal documents and confidential administrative assignments. The Legal Support Supervisor must have knowledge of technical legal terms and various legal forms, letters, documents and their processing. The LSSI shall call into the scheduled EAMS meetings to keep informed and contribute input regarding the system.
Performs other related duties as required.
Completed applications and all required documents must be received by the Final Filing Date in order to be considered.
Final Filing Date: Until Filled
Who May Apply
Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, eligible for a Training and Development assignment, have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility, or have list eligibility (or are in the process of obtaining list eligibility). SROA and Surplus candidates may attach “surplus letters” to their applications.
Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.
How To Apply
Complete Application Packages (Applications and any applicable or required documents) must be submitted electronically through your CalCareer account at www.jobs.ca.gov.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.
Required Application Documents
Please submit the following items with your application.
Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:
- Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at www.jobs.ca.gov.
All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
- Resume is optional. It may be included, but is not required.
Preference will be given to persons with State Restriction of Appointments (SROA) or Surplus status. Applicants must attach a copy of their most recently dated letter that specifies their designation as either SROA or surplus candidate as proof.
Qualified candidates must have eligibility in State employment, be in a reachable rank on an employment list for this classification, be currently in this classification, or have transfer eligibility to this classification. Training and Development (T&D) assignments may be considered.
If you do not hear from us in 4-6 weeks, you may assume the position has been filled by another applicant. Please note that all additional vacancies that become available may be added to this advertisement.
If you have inadvertently withdrawn your application or would like to make any updates to your online application, please contact the Certification Unit at (800) 564-0771 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.