Bailiff Resume Samples

A Bailiff is a Law enforcement officer who ensures order and discipline in the courtroom during proceedings. A well-drafted Bailiff Resume indicates the following core duties and responsibilities – assisting and protecting the judge and the jury; declaring the entry of the judge, calling the witness to the courtroom, providing security to the jury; assisting jurors with their duties; relaying messages from jurors to the court and their family members; screening visitors before they enter the courtroom, collecting the evidence from the legal teams and the jury and completing necessary paperwork.

An individual with a degree in Criminal Justice and the following skills gain eligibility to take up this post – solid understanding of the legal systems; the ability to apply concepts such as due process and criminal liability; knowledge of analyzing crime trends, good decision-making skills and an interest in the legal system.

Bailiff Resume example

Bailiff Resume

Summary : Professional, hardworking, dependable, and goal-oriented individual. Solid educational background in Criminal Justice and experience working in various settings providing direct services to clients.

Skills : Microsoft, Computer, Communication, Fast Learner, Bilingual, Customer Service, Keyboarding.

Description :

    1. Oversaw, processed and prepared records for court.
    2. Maintained case files, including criminal, juvenile, and civil.
    3. Acted as liaison for the judge.
    4. Worked alongside attorneys, prosecutors, correctional officers, and law enforcement in the interest of justice.
    5. Performed a variety of confidential, technical, and clerical tasks.
    6. Accompanied the judge in court proceedings.
    7. Scheduled hearings and ensured that the courtroom ran smoothly.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA in Criminal Justice


Bailiff Resume

Headline : A dedicated and focused individual who excels at prioritizing, completing multiple tasks simultaneously, and following through to achieve project goals. Seeking the role of a Bailiff. A motivated self-starter, able to quickly grasp issues and attend to details while maintaining a view of the big picture.

Skills : Excel, Data Entry, Legal, Legal Research, Customer Service, Computer, Problem Solving, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word.

Description :

    1. Maintained the security and safety of the inmates, as well as assisted in pulling inmates for court, medical appointments, and meetings with attorneys, etc.
    2. Maintained security of the courtroom, and made sure the courtroom rules were followed at all times.
    3. In charged of taking care of the jury while a jury trial was in process.
    4. Arrested individuals with outstanding warrants when needed. 
    5. Supervised the jury during trials and aided in the containment of evidence during those trails.
    6. Responsible for arranging the court docket, helping with the completion of the judicial functions, and the budget of the office.
    7. Preformed court security: transferred criminals to and from holding cells for hearings and trials.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Bailiff Resume

Objective : To obtain a Bailiff position, responsible and challenging position where my leadership abilities and work experience will have valuable application as well as furthering my career.

Skills : Training Skills, Security Clearance Level, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Used a full-body magnetometer for possible illegal items or weapons.
    2. Handed wand all other things that could not be signaled out by the magnetometer. 
    3. Worked in the courtroom providing security.
    4. Provided safety and security of judges and all court staff.
    5. Arrested individuals under judge jurisdiction.
    6. Served as second in command for house arrest.
    7. Provided protection for judges and others present in the court.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Bailiff Resume

Summary : To ensure the safety of visitors, judges, employees, and the general public who visit the District Court. Also performing duties that include preparing courtrooms for sessions, maintaining order in the courtroom, and operating the courthouse metal detector.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel.

Description :

    1. Responsible for typing Court orders, scheduling court hearings and efficiently managing the Court's calendar.
    2. Checked the Jail booking report and the Juvenile Detention List for inmates and detained youth who needed to be brought to Court for any hearings.
    3. Worked with all the attorneys who practiced in Juvenile Court in scheduling hearings and helping accommodate the transportation of their clients from incarceration to Court.
    4. Worked closely with caseworkers and other Court personnel.
    5. Managed many reports, filed, and recorded for the Judge.
    6. Kept the Court calendar and files organized so the Judge would have everything available to him on the bench and in his office.
    7. Responsible for organizing a relocation of the office when the building was remodeled.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate In Legal Assistant

Bailiff Resume

Summary : Administrative professional with expertise in providing excellent customer service in high-volume and fast-paced environment, to clients within a diverse community. Detail-oriented and resourceful in completing assigned tasks.

Skills : Clerical, Clerical, Customer Service, Excel, , Communication, Filing, Data Entry, Data Entry, Multi-Tasking, Data Analysis, Research, Research, Report Writing, Cash Handling.

Description :

    1. Scheduled and maintained hearings and meetings on the Court Calendar.
    2. Prepared the courtroom and files for all hearings and trials.
    3. Managed and assisted attorneys, witnesses, defendants, and visitors in the courtroom during proceedings.
    4. Took minutes of all court hearings and timely updated the appropriate databases.
    5. Managed and maintained the electronic courtroom equipment.
    6. Reviewed motions for accuracy and compliance with rules of procedure.
    7. Performed legal and court records research.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Criminal Justice

Bailiff Resume

Headline : To obtain a Bailiff professional career in Law Enforcement/Criminal Justice. To better protect and serve the community. Responsible for maintaining safety and security of the courthouse and order in the court system to protect judges, jurors, other court personnel, and the public.

Skills : Small arms expert,

Description :

    1. Organized the judge, all the court calendering, dictation, and typing orders. 
    2. Screened all persons entering the courthouse and transport and monitor prisoners within the court system.
    3. Enforced courtroom rules of behavior and warn persons not to disturb court procedure.
    4. Checked courtroom for security and cleanliness. 
    5. Kept the courtroom and courthouse secure for all individuals involved in a court proceeding.
    6. Responsible for ensuring that the containers were within tolerance and to make corrections during the production run.
    7. Prepared and updated court files for the Judge to review.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA in Criminal Justice

Bailiff Resume

Objective : To secure a security Bailiff position where I can use my expertise and experience to advance the mission of an employer. Many years of experience in the Security Field as an Officer. Currently employed as a part-time Bailiff.

Skills : Retail Sales And Management, Merchandising, Security.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the jury and for signing in jury members prior to the commencement of trial.
    2. Assisted with organizing the jury members to be selected.
    3. Ensured the jury stays on task. Attended trial with a jury.
    4. Answered questions the jury may have (as allowed) during deliberation.
    5. Acted as liaison between the jury and the judge.
    6. Provided verdict forms to judge once the jury has made its decision.
    7. Arranged the courtroom for jury trials and possibly magistrate court and ensuring the security of the courtroom to include an adequate setting, functional equipment, courtroom decorum, and safety.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
A.A.S. In Paralegal

Bailiff Resume

Summary : As a Bailiff to arrange the courtroom for jury trials and possibly magistrate court and ensuring the security of the courtroom to include an adequate setting, functional equipment, courtroom decorum, and safety

Skills : Computer, Schedule Appointments, Security.

Description :

    1. Provided assistance to the Judge and Court, assisting with conducting open court sessions and assists in the operation of the court.
    2. Prepared pleadings and monitored court files for court sessions and/or the Judge's rulings.
    3. Updated files and the Court case management system.
    4. Coordinated and provided security, meals, transportation, and secure areas for jurors during jury trials.
    5. Answered court telephones and responds to questions from Court representatives and the general public.
    6. Assisted deputies in the coordination and monitoring of prisoners.
    7. Assisted with the effective management of the Court calendar through the confirmation of hearings with attorneys.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Bailiff Resume

Headline : To obtain a position that will provide opportunities for career development and professional growth. Responsible for maintaining order and security in the courtroom and assisting the judge in the orderly conduct of a trial.

Skills : Investigations, Law Enforcement, Training, Teaching.

Description :

    1. Maintained safety, security, and decorum in the courtroom.
    2. Observed courtroom activities.
    3. Announced opening and closing of court.
    4. Performed jury management duties, look after jurors during the trial process.
    5. Handled the needs of the jurors and notify the court when a verdict is reached.
    6. Provided general information to the general public and answered questions of others.
    7. Administered formal procedures such as jury selection.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A. In Criminal Justice

Bailiff Resume

Headline : Seeking a Bailiff position with an innovative organization that promotes career growth and development and offers opportunities to make contributions to the environment.

Skills : Basic Computer, CPR, AED, First Aid, Verbal/Written Communication, Case Management, Self Defense.

Description :

    1. Assisted and protected the judge and jury throughout court proceedings.
    2. Declared the entry of the judge and calling witnesses into the courtroom.
    3. Provided security if a jury is sequestered.
    4. Screened visitors prior to courtroom entry.
    5. Completed the required paperwork and reports.
    6. Relayed messages from the jurors to the court and their families. 
    7. Announced the judge's arrival.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED