Employment opportunity - Solano County Public Defender

Jan 19, 2017

COUNTY OF SOLANO HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT INVITES APPLICATIONS
FOR
: Public  Defender Investigator
 

SALAR Y RANGE (approximate)
$34.68 - $42.15 Hour $6,010.63 - $7,305.96 Monthly $72,127.56 - $87,671.50 Annually This posting is 
for the County of Solano  Public Defender;  vacancy location is Fairfield.

POSITION INFORMATION
Protecting Fundamental Rights

The mission of the Solano County Public Defender is to defend the poor, the friendless, the abused, 
the down-trodden and the mentally ill
with compassion, respect, creativity and determination. In doing this, we guard the rights of all 
people by defending the Constitution.

The Public Defender's Office strives to:

-Treat each client with dignity
-Fight for a legal system
-Tenaciously litigate for our clients
-Provide client-centered representation
-Proactively seek new knowledge
-Collaborate as a team
-Strive for continued excellence

To learn more about the Public Defender's Office, please visit: 
http://www.solanocounty.com/depts/pubdefender/home.asp

Examples Of Essential Duties: The Public Defender's office is currently recruiting for a Public 
Defender Investigator who plans and conducts investigations to gather information for use in the legal 
defense of criminal and civil charges. Incumbents work with minimal supervision, determining own 
work priorities and methods after consulting with defense attorneys requesting investigative 
support. Incumbents perform a broad range of investigative duties including those of a complex 
nature, requiring competency in law enforcement methods and investigative techniques.

To view the job description for this position, please visit: 
http://www.solanocounty.com/civicax/filebank/blobdload.aspx? blobid= 15973

POSITION REQUIREMENTS/TYPICAL QUALIFICATIONS

Experience: Two (2) years of criminal investigation experience; AND

Education: Associate's degree is required from an accredited college, preferably in Criminal 
Justice or a closely related  field.

Deadline: 5pm 01/27/17