For general inquires regarding working as a court reporter in Nebraska, please contact
Amy Luttman, Placement Committee Chair for NeCRA, at Cass: 402-296-9343, Sarpy: 402-593-5956, or


Job Openings for 10/15/2021

Job Postings from the Nebraska Judicial Branch

Court Reporter I or Court Reporter II (CRR, FCRR)
Deadline:  Until Filled

Ft. Collins, CO

Colorado.  The Colorado Judicial Branch is seeking a talented Court Reporter II for the Eighth Judicial District located in Fort Collins, Colorado.  Beautiful Fort Collins is a college town, home of Colorado State University, the second-largest public college in the state, and offers numerous outdoor and cultural attractions.  See for yourself at

This position offers a salary range of $4,690-$6,489 per month plus transcripts (potential signing bonus), work-from-home policy, and excellent state employee benefits.  Provides professional verbatim reporting and transcribing of court proceedings.

Requirements:  proof of certification as a Registered Professional Reporter through the National Court Reporter’s Association and completion of a recognized court reporting program.  Realtime certification is preferred and offers a salary range of $4,925-$6,817.  Must be able to provide realtime in the courtroom regardless of certification.  This position is open until filled even if it is before the closing date of July 6, 2022.

Applications must be submitted using the online application system.  Follow the appropriate link below and click on “Apply Now.”

For Court Reporter II:

For Court Reporter II (Realtime):

Please direct questions to Gina Meyer at


Court Reporter I or Court Reporter II (CRR, FCRR)

Court Reporter I or Court Reporter II (CRR, FCRR)
External Job Posting Date December 16, 2021
Court Reporter I $51,604.94 OR Court Reporter II $59,739.03 (CRR) year

City of Job Vacancy Seward, NE
County Seward
District 5

$1,500 hiring bonus to join the Judicial Branch! The Judicial Branch is a state-funded Branch of Government that offers benefits to include medical/dental/vision, $20,000 free basic life insurance, state-matched 156% retirement plan, 13 paid holidays, earned paid vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and more.

The Judicial Branch values our employees as well as a supportive environment that strives to promote diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging. We recruit, hire, train and promote in all job qualifications at all levels without regard to race, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or genetics. The Judicial Branch adheres to Veterans Preference Laws.

District Court Judge James C Stecker is accepting applications for the position of Official Court Reporter. Official Court Reporters must be competent in the making, preserving, transcribing and delivery of a verbatim record of trials and other proceedings through the use of machine shorthand (stenographic court reporter). An Official Court Reporter is under the direct supervision of the judge and is an at-will employee who is expected to perform such duties as may be necessary, assigned and directed by the judge.

Competence must be demonstrated by meeting the testing requirements as set out in the Nebraska Supreme Court Rules regarding Court Reporting Personnel. Official Court Reporters are eligible for a salary increase at the end of the provisional period. Official Court Reporters may also engage in freelance reporting activities (e.g., depositions, mental health hearings, grand jury investigation) and are entitled to additional compensation for preparing bills of exceptions and transcriptions.

Official Court Reporters who would like to work for the Nebraska Judicial Branch and are not interested in doing freelance court reporting are given the option of having the Judicial Branch purchase and keep updated all of their equipment and software. For
stenographic official court reporters, this includes providing you with a laptop, docking station, monitor(s), steno machine, software (Eclipse by Advantage Software or Case CATalyst by Stenograph, LLC), microphone and/or handheld device for making a backup digital audio recording of court proceedings, and secure cloud backup storage.

Immediate Opening. Position is open until filled. Please send resume, references and certification(s) to:
Hon. James C Stecker
261 S. 8th Street
Ste. 145
Seward NE 68434
OR Email

Opportunity in Kansas City, MO

There is currently an opening for an official court reporter in the Jackson County Missouri Circuit Court in Kansas City. The open position is with the Honorable Sarah Castle, Div. 1. This position requires certification as a Missouri CCR or a national certification. (Applicants must pass the written portion of the Missouri certification test in order to obtain a CCR number.)

Please go to the following website to make application:

If you’d like to speak to someone informally about the position just to get more information, please contact Gail Conaway, Chief Reporter, 816-881-3706.

Freelance Reporter – Omaha

Freelance Reporters Needed for Established Firm – Omaha, Nebraska

Thomas & Thomas Court Reporters –

Starting Bonus/Relocation Assistance:  RPR=$5,000; CRR=$10,000

Immediate openings for experienced, full-time freelance reporters. Very busy private firm. Reporters paid WEEKLY on all billed work. Friendly and professional environment, with full-time staff doing production, billing, delivery and collections. Anticipated income range upon request (with 6-figure potential). Inquiries to or 402-556-5000.

Extraordinary Freelance Reporter Opportunity in Omaha

Have you been considering a new job in the court reporting field? Don’t let this opportunity pass you by. With an 85/15 commission split (yes, you keep 85 percent), flexible scheduling (work as much or as little as you like) and a potential for advancement in the firm, this might appear too good to be true, but it’s not. If you are a new reporter, we will help get you started for a successful career. If you are a longtime reporter, we welcome your experience. A sign-on bonus is also available to assist in your transition. MTDS Reporters,, is a well-established, well-respected firm in Omaha, Nebraska, with friendly clients and 99 percent deposition work. Contact us if you are a certified reporter and want to be part of a fun, professional firm. 800-397-9669 or