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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

    • Court Data Specialist 
      The Idaho Courts have a career opportunity available for a Court Data Specialist. The position is responsible for maintaining, analyzing, and summarizing court data and creating customized statistical reports in the Court’s case management system. This position requires the use of strong data analysis skills and the ability to compile and present complex data in a clear and understandable way.  Application packets must be received by Monday, September 14, 2015  by 5:00 p.m., MDT


Other Court Openings

    • Executive Director State Public Defense Commission
      The State Public Defense Commission is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director to provide a wide variety of administrative and support functions for the State Public Defense Commission. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, September 8, 2015 by 5:00 p.m., MDT. Please direct questions and application materials to


    • Executive Director for the Idaho Judicial Council*
      The Idaho Judicial Council is accepting applications for Executive Director of the Idaho Judicial Council to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of James D. Carlson. Applications must be recieved by the Judicial Council by 5:00PM MDT, Thursday, September 10, 2015.
      *Note: the link will take to you to the Council's website for additional information and how to apply. 


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.

> EEOP Short Form


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Members of the
Idaho Supreme Court

Chief Justice Jim Jones
Justice Daniel T. Eismann
Justice Roger S. Burdick
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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