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 -  Apply for a position in the Rhode Island Judiciary?
When employment opportunities become available, vacancy notices are posted on both the Judiciary’s website at and the state jobs posting website at All appointments to the unclassified positions within each of the courts are made by the appointing authority for each court, consistent with the provisions of the laws governing such appointments. The vacancy notice will provide all pertinent information relating to the position including the application period, title of the position, pay grade, salary, union affiliation (if applicable) duties, responsibilities, and education/experience requirements. Interested applicants must submit a state application form (CS-14) or an application letter and resume. Submissions must be received within the application period detailed on the vacancy notice (some state union contracts allow a 3-day grace period for receipt). The state application form (CS-14) may be obtained on the Employment Opportunities section of this website.
 -  Bid on projects solicited by the Judiciary?
All procurements are posted on the State of Rhode Island’s Vendor Information program (RIVIP) website and can be found at Companies must register on the RIVIP website in order to gain access to bids and request for proposals. Once a company is registered, they will be able to download PDF versions of the Request for Proposals (RFP) and bids.
 -  Check the status of my refund?
Please contact the court from which you expected a refund. If the court is unable to answer your questions or you need further assistance, you may contact the Finance Department at (401) 222-1134, (401) 222-8834, or (401) 222-1263.
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