ASSISTANT CLERK II � REGISTRY OF PROBATE
Picturesque Cumberland County is the State�s most populous county having a population of 289,977. Its largest
city is Portland and the county geographically extends from Casco Bay to the Lakes Region. Cumberland County has the
second largest body of water in the state, Sebago Lake, which provides numerous recreational opportunities. The
County is the economic and industrial center of the state, having a strong corporate presence of major domestic and
international companies. The County has over 450 dedicated employees, all focused on providing the best customer
service to the County residents. Cumberland County is represented by five elected county commissioners and the
county manager runs the daily operations.
Cumberland County is currently seeking qualified applicants to fill a part-time (20-25 hour) Assistant Clerk II vacancy at
the Registry of Probate.
JOB PURPOSE: The purpose of the Assistant Probate Clerk II position is to support the Adult Guardian/Conservator
Probate Clerk II to ensure the compliance of the Maine Rules of Probate and Civil Procedure through the acceptance,
processing and management of adult guardian and conservator proceedings. The Assistant Probate Clerk informs
customers of the filing requirements; responds to client and/or legal representative questions and inquiries during and
after each filing; ensures legal notices and recording requirements are met; assists in the review of annual guardianship
and conservatorship reports; reviews financial reports for accuracy and compliance; and presents accurate and complete
updates and filings to the Register or Judge of Probate. Performs all other related work as required.
QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma required. Minimum of one year of related governmental, court or legal office
work experience preferred; or any combination of education, training and experience. Associates degree in legal
administration or business desirable. Knowledge of contemporary office procedures, practices and terminology.
Working knowledge of government, legal or court operations.
Cumberland County is proud of its talented and dedicated workforce. Come join our culture of engaged employees!
Our strong management team is dedicated to providing employees with inspiring leadership, a positive and friendly
workplace, support, encouragement and the necessary tools for success. Cumberland County offers a comprehensive
benefits package to full-time employees, as well as tuition reimbursement, wellness program, and professional
development and training opportunities. Salary is competitive and contingent upon qualifications and experience.
Applications will be accepted until filled.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and Employment Application (available on the Cumberland
County website) via mail, fax, or email to:
Human Resource Department
142 Federal Street, Suite 110
Portland, Maine 04101
FMI or to download an application for employment visit http://www.cumberlandcounty.org/Jobs
Cumberland County is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected