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Career Opportunities with First Judicial District of Pennsylvania

The First Judicial District of PA is the largest judicial district in the state. It is composed of two courts: the Court of Common Pleas and the Municipal Court. The overall mission of First Judicial District of PA is the delivery of fair, timely and accessible justice to the County of Philadelphia. Our courts adjudicate cases according to its jurisdiction and sets goals and objectives to achieve this mission. We are looking for employees who will contribute a combination of talent and commitment in their daily responsibilities in an effort to further our goal to the citizens of Philadelphia County. If you are interested in joining our staff, please see the information below on how to apply. To view the benefits we currently offer our full time employees please click the following link. Currently Offered Benefits

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**Please note that if you are a current employee and are applying for the first time your username will be your work email address and your password will be the month and day of your birth plus the last 4 numbers of your Social Security Number**

Our EEO Policy

The First Judicial District of PA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, veteran status, or disability status. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, First Judicial District of PA complies with government regulations and affirmative action responsibilities. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the First Judicial District of PA will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.   

Current Open Positions
(Click on any job title below to view the full job description.)
Job TitleLocationFT/PT Status
Clerical Assistant (Interviewer)Common Pleas CourtPart Time
Clerical Assistant ICommon Pleas CourtFull Time
COURT ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER II - Court of Common Pleas – Family DivisionCommon Pleas CourtFull Time
Court ReporterCourt AdministrationFull Time
Custodial Worker ICommon Pleas CourtFull Time
Judicial Law Clerk I Court of Common Pleas-Family Court DivisionCommon Pleas CourtFull Time
Legal Clerk ICommon Pleas CourtFull Time
Legal Clerk I (Municipal Court)Municipal CourtFull Time
Tipstaff I, GeneralMunicipal CourtFull Time

Contact the Office of Human Resources

First Judicial District of Pennsylvania

Office of Human Resources
First Judicial District of Pennsylvania

Business Hours

  • Monday-Friday: 8am to 5pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed