Position number:  K0066582

Position Title and Salary:  Trial Court Clerk II, Grade 18, $18.12 Hourly

Location of Employment:  15th Judicial District, Thomas County, KS 67701

Kansas Judicial Branch Benefits:  State Employment Center – Benefits (ks.gov)

Job Duties: Work involves receiving, docketing, and processing cases accurately for the District Court.  Issue legal process as required, follow established procedures, set hearings and maintain calendar, receipt monies, assist in preparation of docket, and provide information and assistance to judges, attorneys, self-represented litigants, law enforcement agencies, other government agencies, and the public by phone, emails, and in person.  In person and virtual facilitation of courtroom proceedings.  Operate courtroom recording and virtual technology.  Communicate effectively and efficiently using both oral and written means.  Maintain confidentiality.   Follow oral or written instructions.  Make decisions based upon laws, rules, policies, and procedures. Will perform other duties assigned by the Clerk of the District Court.

Required Education and Experience: Graduation from high school or equivalency and one year of clerical experience, legal experience preferred.  Ideal candidate will have experience in a variety of computer programs, including Microsoft Office, and online platforms such as Zoom.  Experience with high call volume, in person customer assistance, and ability to multi-task a must.

To apply:  go to https://www.kscourts.org/Public/Court-Careers

Questions:  Contact BreAnna Cech, Court Administrator, at 785-460-4553 or breanna.cech@kscourts.org

Applications will be accepted until:  open until filled

The Americans with Disabilities Act ensures your right to reasonable accommodations during the employment process.  A request for accommodation will not affect your opportunities for employment with the Judicial Branch.  If you wish to request an ADA accommodation, please contact ada@kscourts.org or by TDD through the Kansas Relay Center at 800-766-3777 or 711.

The Kansas judicial branch does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.


About 15th Judicial District

The 15th Judicial District Court is comprised of seven counties in Northwest Kansas, including Cheyenne, Logan, Rawlins, Sheridan, Sherman, Thomas, and Wallace.

District courts are the trial courts of Kansas with the power to preside over all civil and criminal cases, including divorce and domestic relations, damage lawsuits, probate and administration of estates, guardianships, conservatorship cases, care of the mentally ill, juvenile matters, and small claims. It is here that the criminal and civil jury trials are held. The district court also has appellate jurisdiction for municipal courts and most administrative agencies.