Court Reporter

U.S. District Court, District of Arizona   Phoenix, AZ   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on May 28, 2024
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Preference given to applications received by June 21, 2024

Salary: $96,867.00 - $111,397.00 Annually



This full-time, permanent Court Reporter position is located in the Clerk's Office of the U.S. District Court, in the Phoenix Division. The incumbent of this position is responsible for the recording and transcription of verbatim testimony of court sessions and/or other proceedings.



    The duties of a Court Reporter include, but are not limited to:

  • Attend and record verbatim by shorthand or mechanical means court sessions; read back portions of court record, as required.
  • Provide transcripts within the time and cost limitations set by the Judicial Conference; electronically file with Clerk of Court a copy of all transcripts prepared after delivery to the requesting parties.
  • Provide transcripts to the court upon request, without charge, of all arraignments, pleas and proceedings in connection with the imposition of sentence in criminal cases.
  • Promptly certify and file all original shorthand notes, audio files, and other original records of proceedings.
  • Perform such administrative duties as required, such as billing for transcripts, financial and other record keeping, preparation and filing of required Administrative Office reports, and responding to official correspondence and telephone calls.


Applicants must have at least one year of prime court reporting experience in the freelance field of service or in other courts, or a combination of the two.  The successful applicant must also have qualified by testing for listing on the registry of professional reporters of the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA).