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Northern District of Texas

Barbara M.G. Lynn, Chief Judge
Karen Mitchell, Clerk of Court

Chief Deputy Clerk #19-32

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The United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas is recruiting for the position of Chief Deputy Clerk (Chief Deputy). This position is located in the District Clerk’s Office in Dallas, Texas. The Chief Deputy is a senior-level position responsible for the day-to-day administration, supervision, and overall management of the administrative departments of the Clerk’s Office. The Chief Deputy reports to the Clerk of Court, and, in the absence of the Clerk, assumes the duties and responsibilities of the Clerk. The Chief Deputy serves as a member of the Clerk’s Office Senior Management Team which includes the Chief Deputy of Operations, Director of Human Resources, Director of Administrative Services, Director of Information Technology, and Division Managers for Dallas, Fort Worth, and West Texas. The incumbent operates with a high level of independence within the policy directives of the Clerk of Court.