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|Superior Court may appoint court reporters, law clerks, bailiffs, pre-sentence officers, a secretary for each judge, and other personnel.|
An appointed Prothonotary for each county serves as Clerk
of the Superior Court for the county, and is directly
involved with the daily operations of the Court. The office
handles the jury list and property liens and is the custodian
of costs and fees for the Court.
The Prothonotary's Office issues permits to
carry deadly weapons, receives bail, deals with the release
of incarcerated prisoners, issues certificates of notary
public where applicable, issues certificates of election
to elected officials, issues commitments to the State
Hospital, and collects and distributes restitution monies
as ordered by the Court in addition to numerous other
It is also charged with security, care, and custody of
court's exhibits. Elected Sheriffs, one per county, also
serve Superior Court.
In addition to appointed and elected positions,
the Superior Court employs hundreds of people. Positions
include court administrators and managers, management analysts,
court clerks, accountants, secretaries, receptionists, and
other support personnel.
The Superior Court welcomes applicants with a commitment
to equal justice, innovation, continuous improvement, and
our core values. The work of the court is of great importance to
our democratic society. Consider joining the Superior Court team!
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The Court is an equal opportunity employer.