Superior Court Administrator

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                  Position Announcement 
              Superior Court Administrator 

Adams County Superior Court is accepting resumes for Superior Court Administrator.  Persons in this position are responsible for administering all Superior Court details which include scheduling all matters brought before the presiding judge. Concerns vary in scope and may involve subjects which last only a few minutes or several days or weeks. This position manages all functions of Superior Court both inside and outside the courtroom. Some detailed tasks would include hiring certified interpreters and court reporters, setting court dockets, and managing jurors. Persons maintain payroll and court appointed fees for attorneys, public defenders, and guardian ad litem.

Minimum qualifications: Accomplished High school diploma or GED equivalent. Prefer bachelor’s degree in political science, business, or related field or three years prior experience in a law office as legal secretary or post high school course work or training in legal research and pleading preparation may be substituted. Extra consideration will be applied for bilingual expertise in the Spanish language. Applicants must have the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and have a valid Washington State Driver’s License.

Salary and Benefits: This is a full-time, benefited position which is currently classified at Range I of the 2024 Adams County Employee Salary Schedule with an hourly range of $27.52 - $36.05. Initial step placement at time of hiring is dependent upon prior relevant experience and qualifications. Fully paid employee benefits include medical, dental, vision, and life.
Adams County participates in the Washington State Retirement Fund.

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County Location: Adams County is centrally located in Eastern Washington with historic Ritzville being the County seat and Othello being the County’s growing population center. Home base for this position is in Ritzville.

Application Packet: Please visit our website at for detailed job description and application. Resumes, cover letters and Applications will be accepted until the position is filled and can be mailed or delivered to Adams County Human Resources, 210 W. Broadway Ave, Suite 102, Ritzville, WA 99169 or emailed to

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled