Court Officer

The Government of Ontario has released a notification in which they’re inviting candidates for the post of Court Officer. They will defend and keep safe the Trial Court’s buildings, grounds, employees, and guests. They will maintain a visible security presence inside the building and at court entrances and security screening stations. They check visitors to court buildings for the presence of weapons and other contraband. They run x-ray machines and metal detectors to carry out the screening tasks. If you want to know more, read it completely.

Employer Name: Government of Ontario 
Position: Court Officer 
Salary: $32.36 – $37.31 Per Hour
Employment Type: Temporary 
Location: Burlington, Cambridge, North York

Job description

  • Candidates must have the ability to pass a security and background check conducted by OPP.
  • They should have the capacity to become and stay a Special Constable.
  • They must have the capacity to pass the Use of Force certification exam and keep it current.

Job requirement

  • Candidates should have an understanding of the laws pertaining to court administration, documentation, and proceedings is necessary to plan courtroom detachment activities.
  • They need to guarantee that all necessary court paperwork is properly prepared and completed.
  • They should acquire knowledge of pertinent sections of statutes, such as those pertaining to provincial offences, municipal bylaws, the Young Offenders Act, the Youth Criminal Justice Act.

Work setting

  • They should be familiar with application software for registering sexual offenders and preparing, updating, and maintaining court-related records.
  • They should have social skills for interacting with prisoners to get their cooperation when escorting them to and from cells and court appearances.
  • They should have the ability to manage case files, plan, and keep track of all agreements and paperwork related to court-processed detachment case files.


  • Candidates will get retirement, health, and disability benefits.
  • Many Opportunities for Career Growth are also available. 

How to apply

It is highly recommended that candidates who meet the requirements and are interested in the Court Officer position click on the link provided below to expeditiously complete their registration, making sure that the information entered is accurate. The registration process is currently in progress and will be finished shortly.


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