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Federal Public Defender Office for the Western District of WA Seeks Administrative Officer
November 23, 2021 | Alison Pagan

The Federal Public Defender Office for the Western District of Washington is hiring an Administrative Officer. The duty location will be in the Seattle, Washington office, with occasional travel to our Tacoma branch office. This is a non-telework position.

The Administrative Officer is a one-of-a-kind position within the office. We are looking for a leader who can act independently and who understands the challenges associated with managing and providing administrative support to two offices and 54 employees while supporting the office’s mission to zealously and actively represent clients targeted or charged with federal criminal prosecution through all stages of their proceedings.
This high-level manager will report to, and collaborate with, the Federal Defender and other members of management to oversee the operations of the Federal Defender Office, which is a federal agency within the U.S. Court system.

Starting salary varies based on education and experience, with a range from Grade 11 at $70,821 to Grade 15 at $140,306 (FY 2021 Judiciary Salary Plan). The position includes a generous federal benefits package.

For more information, including how to apply, click here: WAWFPD Administrative Officer Job Posting