We are Hiring a Part-Time General Clerk

Applications due by November 16, 2020

General Clerk

State government law office representing indigent criminal defendants on appeal has an opening for an entry-level, part-time General Clerk to work in its Detroit office Monday through Friday from 1:00-5:00 PM daily.

Job Duties:

  • Processing incoming and outgoing mail
  • Scanning files and large volumes of documents
  • Answering phones
  • Greeting office visitors
  • Processing closed files
  • Data entry
  • Stocking supplies


  • High school graduation or equivalent
  • Previous clerical experience is desirable, including dealing with the public
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Adobe Acrobat, and general office equipment
  • Attention to detail, strong organization and prioritization skills, and the ability to multi-task
  • Ability to communicate and deal effectively with others
  • Dependability and punctuality are required

Pay and Benefits:
The starting pay is $16.50 per hour. No healthcare benefits are available with this part-time position, but part-time employees do receive paid vacation, sick leave, 12 paid holidays, life insurance and a 401k.

SADO offers training and mentoring, and fosters an environment of success and support. With offices in Detroit and Lansing, SADO’s fifty-plus staff members form a community advocating for clients and a fair criminal justice system. Visit www.sado.org to learn more.

To apply: Submit a letter of interest and resume by November 16, 2020 to wdealca@sado.org.

SADO is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in the workplace. People of color, women, LGBTQ people, veterans, people with disabilities, and individuals with past involvement in the justice system are strongly encouraged to apply. Felony conviction is not a bar to employment.