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NOC 1416 Court clerks

Example Titles
clerk of process – courts
county court clerk
court clerk
court clerk-crier
courtroom clerk
criminal court clerk
judicial clerk
provincial court clerk
youth court clerk

Lead statement
This unit group includes those who perform support functions in courts of law, such as calling court to order, preparing court dockets and maintaining exhibits. Court clerks are employed by federal, provincial and municipal courts.

Main duties
Court clerks perform some or all of the following duties:
Call courts of law to order, read charges, take pleas from defendants, swear in witnesses and perform other clerical functions in the courtrooms
Prepare court files, court dockets and other documents
Record main court proceedings, including pleas, names of witnesses, dates, times and rulings
Manage care and custody of court exhibits
Prepare documents for and participate in jury selection
Update and maintain court office paper and electronic indexes and files on actions taken by court or in response to court decisions
Receive, disburse and account for fines, fees and trust monies
Assist the public in court offices.

Source: Canada website