Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

September 2, 2014
Grantsville now taking applicants for new justice court judge

Grantsville has an opening for a judge and locals are encouraged to apply.

A position for Grantsville Justice Court judge opened when long-time judge Dar Butcher resigned on Aug. 15.

Butcher had served as judge for nearly six years before his retirement.

Applicants must be at least 25 years old, a citizen of the U.S., lived in Utah for at least three years, and have a high school diploma or equivalent. They must also have resided in Tooele County or an adjacent county for at least six months.

The position pays between $20,475 and $36,855 per year without benefits, which are not included for the position. More information regarding pay and benefits can be obtained by contacting Sue Gustin, Grantsville City’s treasurer and human resources director, at 435-884-4602 or

Applications can be found at under “employment opportunities,” and must be mailed to Administrative Office of the Courts, attn: Melisse Stiglich, P.O. Box 140241, Salt Lake City, Utah, 84114. They may also be faxed to 801-238-7828. For more information, email Stiglich at

The deadline for applications is Sept. 12 at 5 p.m. 

Lisa Christensen

Staff Writer at Tooele Transcript Bulletin
Lisa covers primarily crime and courts, military affairs, Stansbury Park government and transportation issues. She is a graduate of Utah State University, where she double-majored in journalism and music, and Grantsville High School.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>