The United States District Court for the Southern District of New York is committed to hiring dedicated and talented people to support the Court. The U.S. District Court Southern District of New York offers a wide range of positions within the Office of the Clerk, as well as Judge’s staff. Employment opportunities may exist in various court units or functional areas including legal, trial support, information technology (IT) or administrative support.

  • All positions are subject to mandatory electronic funds transfer for payment of net pay (direct deposit).
  • All offers of employment are subject to a background check.
  • Applicants must be citizens of the United States of America or lawful permanent residents seeking U.S. citizenship.

The Southern District of New York values diversity and is committed to inclusion in the workplace. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals and seek a diverse pool of applicants.

The United States District Court Southern District of New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

As part of the Federal Government, the Federal Judiciary offers comprehensive benefits and high-quality services to meet the individual and family needs of each federal employee.

To view announcements of available positions, simply review the list of titles and then double-click on a title that interests you. Read the announcement carefully and follow the instructions given.