The mission of the Connecticut Judicial Branch is to serve the interests of justice and the public by resolving matters brought before it in a fair, timely, efficient and open manner.

Judicial Branch Job Openings

Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer

These are all the jobs available with the Judicial Branch at this time.
Last update: 09/14/2018

As of June 16, 2014, all job applications must be submitted via HR Online. Paper applications will not be accepted.

Click the HR Online link to access the system. Enroll in HR Online and click Available Jobs to apply for positions. Note that if you cannot complete your enrollment in one session, you can save your work and return later to complete the enrollment.

  1. First, create an HR Online account via the enrollment screens.
  2. If you are not able to complete your enrollment, you can save your work and return to it later to complete it. Please note that you must complete the first enrollment screen in its entirety in order to do this. Completion of this screen establishes your HR Online account with your email address and password.
  3. Once you are enrolled in HR Online, then you can apply for jobs in HR Online.
  4. Use your HR Online account information to apply for as many postings as you like. Access and modify your HR Online information at any time.
Job Title and Description Closing Date Job ID
Continuous Recruitment Statewide
Administrative Trainee 09/24/2018 18-7000-091
Investigator for Bar Grievance – Client Security Fund Committee 10/01/2018 18-1000-091
Accountant I 10/01/2018 18-7000-092
Continuous Recruitment Statewide

The Judicial Branch is accepting applications for the following continuous recruitment postings:

The Judicial Branch is temporarily suspending the following continuous recruitment postings. Please return to this website periodically for updates on these positions:

  • Adult Probation Officer Trainee
  • Temporary Court Recording Monitor
  • Office Clerk

E-mail questions to: HR.Recruitment@jud.ct.gov

Administrative Trainee

Location: Wethersfield 

The State of Connecticut Judicial Branch is seeking an Administrative Trainee to function in the Programs and Services Unit of the Court Support Services Division, Administration Office. 

The preferred candidate will receive on the job training and is given progressively responsible assignments in the following areas: contract initiation and review; contract compliance monitoring and documentation; best practices in recidivism reduction; data analysis; results-based  accountability; metrics and data collection; literature review, research and report writing; the provision of technical assistance; project management; budgeting and fiscal review; program siting; interface with internal and external stakeholders; training and public speaking.

Starting Salary: Bachelor’s degree $54,382 / Master’s degree: $56,286 plus benefits

Minimum Qualifications Required: A Bachelor's or a Master's degree. 

Applications must be received by September 24, 2018.  Applications should be submitted through the on-line application site at:  HR Online.  Paper applications will not be accepted. 

Please reference posting number #18-7000-091
AA/EOE

Investigator for Bar Grievance – Client Security Fund Committee

Location: East Hartford

The State of Connecticut Judicial Branch is seeking a qualified individual to conduct investigations related to the processing of claims for reimbursement from the client security fund.  The successful candidate must be able to produce comprehensive well-written investigatory reports and have excellent interpersonal skills. Candidates must have a valid motor vehicle operator’s license and a vehicle available for daily business use to meet with witnesses, obtain evidence and testify when necessary. Experience in accounting or analyzing financial records and documents preferred.

Starting Salary: $53,394 plus benefits

Minimum Qualifications Required: Two years of experience in law enforcement or in related criminal justice or investigative work, or a Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice or a related field.    

Special Requirements: Candidates must have a valid motor vehicle operator’s license and a vehicle available for daily business use.   

Applications must be received by October 1, 2018.Applications should be submitted through the on-line application site at: www.jud.ct.gov/hronline/. Paper applications will not be accepted.

Please reference posting number 18-1000-091

AA/EOE

Accountant I

Location: Wethersfield

The State of Connecticut Judicial Branch is seeking two qualified individuals to perform technical accounting work requiring independent analysis, judgement and the application of technical accounting principles. 

Starting Salary: $67,398 – plus benefits

Minimum Qualifications Required: Knowledge of professional accounting principles and practices including governmental accounting; interpersonal skills; oral and written communication skills; ability to prepare, analyze, and evaluate financial statements and other accounting records and reports; ability to analyze and evaluate accounting methods and procedures; ability to utilize electronic data processing systems for financial management.

Experience and Training: Five (5) years of experience in accounting or accounts examining.

Substitutions Allowed: 1) College training in Accounting or a related field may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equaling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years for a Bachelor's degree.;  2) A Master's degree in Accounting or certification as a Public Accountant or Internal Auditor may be substituted for the General Experience.

Special Requirement: Candidates must have a valid motor vehicle operator's license and a motor vehicle available for daily business use.

Applications must be received by October 1, 2018.   Applications must be submitted through the on-line application site at: www.jud.ct.gov/hronline/. Paper applications will not be accepted.

Please reference posting number 18-7000-092

AA/EOE