The Delaware State Courts will be closed Thursday, November 23, 2017 and Friday, November 24, 2017 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Only 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
Business Analyst (Senior Application Support Specialist) #AOC0201N17 [2 vacancies] Judicial Information Center New Castle County $47,892 - $59,865 Until Filled
Real Time Court Reporter #SC0705N17 Superior Court Sussex County $64,307 Until Filled
Information Technology Project Manager #AOC0802N17 Judicial Information Center New Castle County $54,827 - $68,534 Until Filled
Network Technician II (Helpdesk) #AOC1003N17 Judicial Information Center New Castle County $39,093 - $48,866 Until Filled
Senior Accountant #AOC1105N17 Administrative Office of the Courts City of Wilmington $34,142 - $42,678 11/21/17 11:59PM
Judicial Case Manager I #SC1115N17 Superior Court New Castle County $29,825 - $33,553 11/21/17 11:59PM

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.


Position Title Court/Agency Location Salary Closing Date Apply
Administrative Specialist II (Administrative Specialist II) #111317-MAAA02-20800 Family Court New Castle County $27,870 - $34,838 11/20/17 11:59PM
Administrative Specialist I (Administrative Specialist I) #111417-MAAA01-20800 Family Court New Castle County $26,048 - $32,560 11/21/17 11:59PM

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.

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



Other Job Postings


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

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



Judicial Officer Postings



Position Title Court/Agency Salary Closing Date Apply
Commissioner of the Family Court Family Court $113,452 12/04/17 12:00PM
Judge of the Superior Court Superior Court $183,444 12/04/17 12:00PM
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.