Job Opportunity: Chief Judge Exempt

Colorado River Indian Tribes
Human Resources
26600 Mohave Road
Parker, Arizona   85344
Telephone (928) 669-1320 * Fax (928) 669-5263

Closing date: May 11, 2018

Duties & Functions:

  1. Must be capable of overseeing both criminal litigations for serious offenses and complex civil litigations.
  2. Must have administrative skills to oversee the Court’s budget and daily operation.
  3. Must present monthly report to the Tribal Council.
  4. Must adhere to the Code of Conduct for United States Judges.
  5. Follow established Tribal policies and those outlined in the Colorado River Indian Tribes Employee Handbook.

Required Skills and Abilities:
(Applicant must meet all of the following requirements).

Must be a current member in good standing of a state bar; and

  1. Must have a minimum of five (5) years of judicial experience; and
  2. Must have knowledge of federal Indian law (criminal and civil); and
  3. Must pass federal, state and tribal background check (credit, criminal history, civil litigations, psychological evaluation, and sex offender registration, driving records).

To download full job announcement, click here: #88-18 Chief Judge-Judicial

For Employment Application visit:

Submit completed application to:
CRIT Human Resource Department
26600 Mohave Road
Parker, Arizona 85344