Clerk 1-Morris County Surrogate

Ongoing Applications

  • Job TypeFull Time


Morris County Surrogate's Office is seeking a Clerk 1 to manage and oversee records including estate cases and guardianship cases.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Records Management includes scanning, filing, organization, filming. Ensures files for accuracy.
  • Prepare files for long term archive/destruction according to Judiciary/Surrogate retention guidelines.
  • Ability to learn and differentiate case file types quickly. Support researchers with access to fiche/film.
  • Assist reception when needed.
  • Assist finance with daily book close when needed.
  • Back-up for Website updates.


Proficient in computer skills, Pleasant and easy to work with, quick to understand duties and responsibilities. Prior clerical experience.


10 Court St, Morristown, NJ 07960