Administrative Legal Clerk

Administrative Legal Clerks are utilized in both our Corrections Division and our Sheriff's Support Services Records Unit.  Openings for both Units will be filled from the OPEN classification recruitments listed below.

Administrative Legal Clerk - Entry

Administrative Legal Clerk - Journey

Administrative Legal Clerk – Senior

  1. Upcoming Test
  2. Before/After the Exam
  3. Hiring Process
  4. Salary
  5. Benefits

Written Examination:  Administrative Legal Clerk Entry applications received by February 21, 2024, at 5:00 p.m., will be invited to participate in the written examination tentatively scheduled for the week of March 11, 2024. 

Qualified applicants will receive an email notification from Placer County Human Resources Department regarding when the online examination is available. The online examination may include multiple choice, true/false, fill-in, matching, and/or essay type questions directly related to the required knowledge and abilities for this classification.

Note: Candidates will have approximately three (3) calendar days from the date of notification to complete the online examination. Only one attempt will be permitted.

The written examinations have been tentatively scheduled for the following:

Week of March 11, 2024

Week of July 8, 2024

Week of September 23, 2024

Week of December 9, 2024

Based upon responses to the supplemental questionnaire, Administrative Legal Clerk Journey applicants’ education, training, and experience will be evaluated using a pre-determined formula. Scores from this evaluation will determine applicant ranking and placement on the eligible list. 

Agency Interviews: 

It is anticipated interviews will be scheduled within 30 days after the written examination has been completed and scored by the Placer County Department of Human Resources.  

Administrative Legal Clerk Entry applicants who have successfully passed the written examination and Administrative legal Clerk Journey applicants who have successfully completed the supplemental questionnaire will receive notification by the Sheriff’s Office of the next step in the process.