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Idaho Judiciary Career Opportunities

Lady JusticeFar and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
          ~~Theodore Roosevelt

Working for the Idaho Courts combines the ideals, challenges, and rewards of public service. When you join our team, you will be provided opportunities for a career that is about believing in what you do and making a positive impact on your community—it's a career that makes you proud, a career with distinction.


How do I apply?

Current Judiciary Openings

    • Deputy Clerk
      The Idaho Courts have an opening for a Deputy Clerk. The position is responsible for performing detailed clerical duties for the Clerk of the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeals Office. Incumbents assist attorneys, the general public, and other governmental agencies by providing information regarding appellate procedures and processing appellate filings.  Application materials must be received by Thursday, March 26, 2015  by 5:00 p.m., MDT.


    • Court Application Specialist
      The Idaho Courts have an opening for a Court Application Specialist position to provide guidance and support for court-related software applications, specifically for Tyler Technologies’ Odyssey Case Management/Financial Manager (CMS/FMS), a software application hosted by Idaho Supreme Court for statewide use by county Deputy Clerks statewide. The Court Application Specialist position is a fulltime, temporary position with benefits. Funding has been established for the position through June 30, 2017. Application materials must be received by Monday, March 30, 2015  by 5:00 p.m., MDT.


Other Court Openings

    • None at this time. 


How to Apply

Select the employment application from the list below. To ensure that your application is fully considered, please complete all portions of the application. Additionally, cover letters and résumés may be attached to the completed employment application. Qualified veterans will receive preferential treatment in accordance with Idaho State Law.  If you are claiming veterans preference please complete the Veterans Preference Form below. 


Once you have completed the employment application and the Veterans Preference Form, if applicable, please submit your materials electronically to or mail them to Human Resources, Idaho Supreme Court, P.O. Box 83720, Boise, ID 83720-0101.


> Information about law clerk positions is available here.


Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of Idaho is an equal opportunity employer.  Hiring is done without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other applicable legally protected status. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodation for applying or interviewing, please notify Human Resources.


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As the Third Branch of Government, we provide access to justice through the timely, fair, and impartial resolution of cases.


Members of the
Idaho Supreme Court

Chief Justice Roger S. Burdick
Justice Daniel T. Eismann
Justice Jim Jones
Justice Warren E. Jones
Justice Joel D. Horton

Members of the
Idaho Court of Appeals

Chief Judge John M. Melanson
Judge Karen L. Lansing
Judge Sergio A. Gutierrez
Judge David W. Gratton



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