To be a process server in NYC, an individual must be over the age of 18, bondable and licensed by the NYC Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA). Licensing requires an extensive background search, fingerprinting and passing the Process Server Individual Exam. Prior experience either in the legal industry or serving process is a plus, but First Class Process will train and prepare qualified candidates for the DCA exam and career as a professional process server. First Class Process servers provide a professional service at the highest level to our clients. The job requires professionalism, reliability and a collected attitude in a high-pressure environment.
Our servers and investigators ensure the proper delivery of documents to individuals and organizations to uphold due process as a critical part of the legal system. Every person is entitled to due process and has the right to defend themselves in court – our Constitution requires it! Without proper notification, there is no basis for a fair case or jurisdiction to command appearances.
Upon service, a server must sign a notarized affidavit of service under oath which details the manner in which process service occurred and is proof to the courts that due process was uphel
Specific responsibilities include and are not limited to:
Document and maintain accurate, organized and legible records of all activity.
Utilize server smart phone app to upload GPS coordinates & photo upon all attempts and serves.
Verify and attest, under oath, to services performed–in court(when summoned) and in an affidavit.
Serve documents timely and efficiently manage workload in collaboration with server coordinator.