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Eastern District of Texas

Honorable Rodney Gilstrap, Chief Judge
David A. O'Toole, Clerk of Court

Employment Information

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Human Resources Department

The Human Resources Department for the Eastern District of Texas recruits for all vacancies for the Clerk's Office.

Additional information regarding any vacancies listed on this website can be obtained by emailing the Human Resources Department

Our mailing address is:

Human Resources Department
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas

211 W Ferguson St
Tyler, Texas 75702

AO078 Federal Judicial Branch Application for Employment

Divisional Offices
Tyler is the headquarters for the Clerk's Office. Divisional offices are located in Beaumont, Marshall, Lufkin, Plano, Sherman, and Texarkana.

Citizenship Requirements
The United States Department of Justice, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, mandates all federal government agencies to comply with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA) which states that federal government agencies must hire only American citizens and aliens who are authorized to work in the United States. Completion of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, is required for all employees.

Equal Employment Opportunity
The U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas, has adopted an Equal Employment Opportunity Plan which provides equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of their race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, or disability.

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Employees of the U.S. District Court are required to use the Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) for payroll deposit.

Highlights of Employee Benefits:

Vacation (13 days per year for years 1-3)
Sick Leave (13 days per year)
Family Friendly Leave Act
Leave Sharing Program
Federal Holidays
Federal Employees' Health Benefits (wide selection of plans available)
Life Insurance
Federal Employees Retirement System
Thrift Savings Plan (tax-deferred savings plan) 
Training Program 
Disability Insurance 
Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance Program 
Flexible Spending Accounts 
Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program