The County is hiring a full time attorney to join its Counsel’s Office. The hire will be made at the 1 or 2 level at the discretion of the hiring manager, depending on qualifications at hire.
ANNOUNCEMENT #: 18-087
DEPARTMENT: County Counsel’s Office
SALARY: ACC 1: $5,934 - $7,543 per month/ ACC 2: $6,527 - $8,296 per month. Excellent benefits including generous health insurance and paid PERS.
CLOSING: AUGUST 1, 2018. Applications must be received electronically by 5:00 pm on the closing date. Applications will only be accepted via online submission
PLEASE NOTE: This recruitment is open to applicants who meet the requirements below and will be used to fill a current vacancy and vacancies that may occur in the next twelve months. Please do not call regarding the status of the process, you will be notified if you are selected for an interview.
DUTIES: Perform a variety of legal services for County departments relative to civil matters. Represent the County in litigation and administrative proceedings. These classifications may be assigned to a particular area of emphasis within Counsel’s Office.
TO QUALIFY: Graduation from an accredited school of law. Increasingly responsible legal experience which must include: Assistant 1: at least two years work experience; Assistant 2: at least four years work experience. Requires membership in good standing with the Oregon State Bar.
TO APPLY: Applicants MUST submit the following packet: Columbia County application form and resume. The application form must be filled out completely for consideration and the instructions listed online for submittal followed correctly. Incomplete or unsigned applications will not be accepted. A thorough background check, including criminal history, will be conducted of final candidates.
APPLICATIONS: Columbia County applications are mandatory. Click the APPLY NOW button to go to our site and complete the application online and email with the supplemental material to HRJobs@co.columbia.or.us
An Equal Opportunity Employer (a copy of the County=s EEOP may be obtained by calling the number listed above)
Location/Region: Saint Helens, OR (US - 97051)