Current Open Positions:
- Application - form AO 078 (PDF)
- Consolidated Equal Employment Opportunity and Employment Dispute Resolution Plan
- Search job vacancies listed nationally
- Search for positions at local courts' websites
- Search for law clerk/staff attorney positions (OSCAR)
- Working for the Federal Judiciary
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina is comprised of 44 of the state’s 100 counties and covers the eastern portion of the state from Raleigh to the Atlantic Ocean and bordering the states of Virginia and South Carolina. The court’s headquarters is located in Raleigh, NC and a divisional office is located in Greenville, NC. Employees of the United States Bankruptcy Court are "Excepted" appointments. Employees are considered "At-Will" judicial employees and are not included in the government’s competitive service classification system. Employees are subject to a one-year apprenticeship. Benefits include participation in health, life, and long-term disability insurance programs; participation in a retirement program; paid holidays; and annual and sick leave accrual. Positions are subject to mandatory electronic funds (EFT) transfer participation for payment of net pay. Employees are required to adhere to a Code of Ethics and Conduct which is available to applicants to review upon request. All applications will be reviewed to identify the best qualified candidates. Due to the volume of applications received, the court will only communicate with those individuals who will be invited for a personal interview. A criminal history background check will be initiated prior to final job offer. Applications are retained for six months.
The United States Bankruptcy Court is an Equal Opportunity Employer.