Closes On: August 22, 2021 at 11:59 PM PST
|Location:||Public Defender’s Office, Bellingham, WA 98225|
|Shift:||8:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
|Days:||Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri.|
|Rate of Pay:|
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|Whatcom County Public Defender’s Office is currently recruiting for an experienced Deputy II attorney to fill a key role in the department.
For the full scope of the job view the job description:
Supervisor: Chief Deputy
|Three years as a successful practicing attorney with an equivalent trial background in criminal law that provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities.
Must be a current member in good standing of the Washington State Bar Association, OR must be a current member in good standing of another State Bar Association AND must become a member of the Washington State Bar Association by passing the next Washington State Bar exam.
Trial experience in criminal law is preferred.
Spanish language fluency is desired
Background Check must meet County Criteria for criminal justice positions.
Must have a driving record that meets County standards and possess a valid driver’s license at time of hire and throughout employment.
- Deputy II – Range: 355
- 2021 Salary range: $6,671 – $8,985
This position receives annual pay increases to the next step in the associated salary range.
Excellent Whatcom County Benefits:
Comprehensive benefits package with 100% employer paid medical, dental and vision coverage for employees and dependents. Generous paid leave program, an average of 12 paid holidays per year, short and long-term disability. WA State Retirement System plus two additional deferred compensation programs with County match. A $50,000 Life Insurance policy is also provided for employees with the option to purchase family coverage. Additional benefit information is available online.
Application Special Instructions
Please upload your cover letter and resume.