[Adopted 2-23-1995 by Ord. No. 2-1995]
There is hereby created in the City of Egg Harbor City, County of Atlantic and State of New Jersey, the position of Court Attendant.
The Court Attendant of the City of Egg Harbor City shall be appointed by the Common Council of the City of Egg Harbor City and shall serve for a term of one year commencing each and every year on January 1 and terminating on December 31 of said year.
The Court Attendant shall perform the following duties during the term of appointment:
To provide security for the Municipal Court Judge and court personnel.
To transport court-related documents between the Municipal Court Judge and the Court Administrator's office.
To provide assistance to members of the public who are required to complete forms at the request of the Municipal Court Judge and/or court personnel.
To keep decorum in the municipal courtroom while court is in session and as further directed by the Municipal Court Judge.
To provide assistance to the Municipal Court Judge and to litigants in the presentation of evidence.
To conduct such other business as directed by the Municipal Court Judge and/or the Court Administrator to promote an expeditious and efficient Municipal Court proceeding and/or proceedings.
The position of Court Attendant is and shall be construed to be a part-time position. Said Court Attendant shall be required to appear for duty 1/2 hour before each and every scheduled court session of the Municipal Court of the City of Egg Harbor City and shall perform his/her duties until 1/2 hour after the close of business for said court session.
The Court Attendant shall receive such salary as may be fixed by the City Council of the City of Egg Harbor City in the amounts and payable at the times as provided in the Municipal Salary Ordinance in effect, and as amended from time to time.