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Officialship - California

Superior Court of California Seeks Official Court Reporter

Santa Cruz/Watsonville, California

The Superior Court of California, County of Santa Cruz is seeking highly qualified candidates to create an eligibility list for filling future vacancies for Court Reporter at its Santa Cruz and/or Watsonville Courthouse locations. Under direction from the Lead Court Reporter and also the Court Services Coordinator, Court Reporters report and transcribe verbatim accounts of court proceedings and perform other duties as required.

Requirements: Certification/Registration: Possess and maintain a valid certificate as a Certified Shorthand Reporter or Certified Court Reporter, issued by the current licensing body. Candidates must be certified in California at the time of hire. Background Investigation: Fingerprinting is required.

The position of Court Reporter is classified as represented hourly employment and is compensated according to the following hourly pay range: $42.79-$46.28/Hourly
The Court offers a generous benefits package, which includes life insurance, a choice of health plans, dental and vision plans, membership in the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS), paid holidays, and paid time off.

Only those candidates who submit a completed application packet (application and resume) by 5 p.m. on Friday, September 1, 2017, and who meet the minimum qualifications will be invited to a formal interview. Candidates that are awaiting August 2017 certification results are encouraged to apply. For court application and full job description go to