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The County of Adams
Gettysburg, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Summary:  

The General Clerk plays a pivotal role in carrying out the work of the Court and furthering the primary mission of the Domestic Relations Section to ensure that all children and families have the medical and financial support needed as determined by code, statute and law related to Child Support. More specifically, the General Clerk is responsible for the general administrative and clerical functions that facilitate the effective and efficient processing of support cases through the Domestic Relations Section.

Hours of Work:

The individual working in the position of General Clerk traditionally follows the operating hours of the Adams County Court of Common Pleas, which is Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. However, it is to be understood that the Court may set hours, change start and end times, require working through lunch periods, require overtime work, require weekend and/or evening work, or in any other way adjust schedules as needed to ensure the availability of judicial services to the public and to ensure efficient court operations.

Education, Experience and Training Requirements:

  • Verification of High School diploma or equivalent is required.
  • General knowledge of Microsoft Office products required; participation in training provided by the employer is expected.
  • Knowledge of contemporary office practices and procedures.
  • Criminal background checks and clearances, including but not limited to fingerprinting, as directed.


     1. Cover Letter  {please upload with your resume}

     2. Resume 

     3. Online application including the Profile portion of the Career Center 

 Applications will NOT be considered without all required documentation. 

Pay Rate: $14.32/hour per Union contract 

Job closes:   Friday, February 18, 2022

We offer an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and retirement plan. 

A detailed job description is attached. 


The County of Adams


Gettysburg, PA
17325 USA



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