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California Judicial Branch Career Opportunities

A variety of opportunities are available in the California Judicial Branch.
View postings and apply for jobs with the following courts and agencies:

Courts
  • Supreme Court of California
  • California Courts of Appeal

Agencies
  • Administrative Office of the Courts
  • California Judicial Center Library
  • Commission on Judicial Performance
  • Habeas Corpus Resource Center

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    External Applicants
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    Internal Applicants
    Current Appellate Court, AOC, HCRC Employees

    System available from 12:50 a.m. - 11:30 p.m. daily

    *PLEASE NOTE: Due to the unprecedented fiscal crisis facing our state and related budget cuts to the judicial branch, the Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) has restrictions on recruitments to fill vacancies and establishing new positions. Possible exemptions to these restrictions include positions that are required to implement new legislation, federally or grant funded positions, or positions that support critical initiatives. All position requests are reviewed on a case-by-case basis by the AOC Human Resources Services Office and the AOC Fiscal Services Office with a recommendation being made to the AOC Executive Office on final approval.

    The California Supreme Court and the Courts of Appeal determine their own recruitment needs as do other judicial branch agencies (Habeas Corpus Resource Center and the Commission on Judicial Performance) based on their own program needs and cost-cutting measures.


    Additional Career Opportunities

       Search and apply for jobs with the superior courts

       Learn about becoming a court interpreter

     


    Special Access and Paper Application

    We recommend that all job applications be submitted online via the External Applicants link or the Internal Applicants link. Please review the Tips for Job Applicants for guidance.

    However, if you prefer to complete a paper application, please download the Employment Application.

    No computer access?
    If you are unable to apply online, you may request a paper application by visiting us at:

      Administrative Office of the Courts
      455 Golden Gate Avenue, 5th Floor
      San Francisco, California 94102-3688

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