The Application Process

  • The Court is not authorized to reimburse travel expenses for interviews or relocation.
  • Applicants called in for an interview for the Clerk’s Office will be given tests to determine their level of skill.
  • Final successful candidates are subject to a FBI fingerprint check and background investigation.

How to Apply

  1. Create an account with
  2. Go to the Northern District’s page on
  3. Questions? Feel free to contact the Human Resources Unit at 415-522-2147 /