The Delaware State Courts will be closed on Monday, December 24th and Tuesday, December 25th for the Christmas holiday. Justice of the Peace Courts 11 (New Castle County), 7 (Kent County) and 3 (Sussex County) will remain open.

Career Opportunities


The Delaware Judiciary is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

Non-Merit Job Postings


Non-Merit Judicial Branch positions are exempt from the State of Delaware Merit System. Applicants must complete the required job application form and return it by following the instructions listed on the specific job announcement. The link under apply will take you to the application form. Please be sure to keep a copy of your application for your records.


Position Title Court/Agency Location Salary Closing Date Apply
Court Reporter- Real Time #AOC0801N18 Court of Chancery Sussex County $64,307 Until Filled
Deputy Information Systems Manager – Operations Manager #AOC1003N18 Administrative Office of the Courts New Castle County $62,776 - $94,164 Until Filled
Court Security Officer I #SC1107N18 Superior Court Sussex County $27,676 - $32,560 Until Filled
Real Time Court Reporter #SC1203N18 Superior Court City of Wilmington $64,307 Until Filled
Senior Application Support Specialist- Database Administrator #AOC1201N18 Judicial Information Center New Castle County $47,892 - $71,838 Until Filled

Merit Job Postings


Merit Judicial Branch positions are covered by the State of Delaware Merit System. Applicants must complete the State of Delaware job application form and return it by following the instructions listed on the specific job announcement. The link under apply will take you to the State of Delaware Employment Link (DEL) website so you may submit your application on line.

Currently, there are no job postings. Please check back.



In-House Only Merit and Non-Merit Job Postings


In-House Only Judicial Branch positions are promotional opportunities for current permanent employees in a position within the Delaware Judicial Branch and who have completed their initial probationary period. Only those employees may apply. The link under apply will take you to the appropriate application form. Please be sure to keep a copy of your application for your records.


Position Title Court/Agency Location Salary Closing Date Apply
Judicial Case Manager I #121418-MAFC04-20800 Family Court Sussex County $29,825 - $37,281 12/21/18 11:59PM

Other Job Postings


Other Judicial Branch positions include casual/seasonal, contractual, and non-permanent.

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Judicial Officer Postings


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Vacancy Hiring Review
As State fiscal concerns and revenue projections continue to be carefully monitored, the Judicial Branch is continuing an intensive hiring review for the filling of all vacancies. Applicants may apply for positions listed on this website; however, the actual filling of any vacancy is subject to final approval by the Chief Justice pursuant to the Operating Procedures for the Delaware Judicial Branch; V. Budget and Management; 2. Budget; c. Hiring Procedures in Times of Economic Hardship.

Tobacco-Free Workplace
The Judicial Branch is committed to providing a healthy and productive work environment for employees, clients, visitors, and others who come to the Delaware Courts. Therefore, the use of tobacco products is prohibited within the boundaries of all State workplaces including all buildings, facilities - indoor and outdoor spaces - and the surrounding grounds owned by the State. This is pursuant to the Operating Procedures for the Delaware Judicial Branch; VIII. Personnel; 4. Tobacco-Free Workplace.