Below are our current job openings. Please click on the job title for more information, and apply from that page if you are interested.
If you are a current Trial Court employee, please visit our career page for internal applicants: Career Opportunities.
Trial Court positions posted on this website are posted for a period of at least ten business days for External postings. To apply for a position within the Trial Court or Appeals Court, a candidate must apply online through our online applicant tracking system during the posting period. The online application must be submitted no later than the end of the day on the closing date of the posting.
THE MASSACHUSETTS TRIAL COURT invites registrants for the COURT OFFICER ENTRANCE EXAMINATION
Examination Date: June 1, 2019
Registration Deadline: April 4, 2019
Examination Fee: $100
To register and for registration information, view the complete exam announcement at: https://www.mass.gov/guides/trial-court-officer-examination-information
Consistent with state law (Ch. 478, s. 328 of the Acts of 1978), only persons who are residents of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts may serve as officers in or as employees of the Judicial branch.
For information on Judgeships or Clerk-Magistrate positions, please visit the Judicial Nominating Commission website at www.mass.gov/jnc
For information on Contract or Per Diem Court Interpreter positions, please contact the Office of Court Interpreters Hotline at (617) 878-0453
For information on positions available with the Supreme Judicial Court visit their section on www.mass.gov/courts.
PLEASE NOTE: You will receive email confirmation from the Human Resources Department shortly after successfully applying for a position. If you do not receive an email confirmation that your application is complete, please contact the HR Department at 617-742-8575. Please be sure to check your junk email folder as well if you do not see an email from the Trial Court.
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