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Contra Costa County Public Defender
Contra Costa County Public Defender

  • Location:Martinez, California
  • Annual salary range: $228,032 to $277,174
  • Application deadline: Open until filled.
  • First resume review: Friday, October 1, 2021.
San Francisco Bay Area living. A challenging and fulfilling work environment. A highly responsible role in one of California’s largest counties. This is your opportunity to shape the future of criminal justice and make a difference at the highest levels.
As the Department Head, the Public Defender is the executive leader and senior attorney responsible for the development, administration, and direction of the County’s program for legal defense of indigent criminal defendants. The Public Defender’s Office employs 145 full time staff members dedicated to carry out the department’s mission to ensure justice for indigent persons accused of crimes in Contra Costa County. The County is looking for an innovative perspective and proven leadership in this role. The next Public Defender must prioritize engagement with other stakeholders and recognize the mutual interdependence of public safety and judicial agencies, build meaningful relationships with peers, and strive to find collaborative, mutually beneficial solutions to county-wide problems. This position is appointed by the Board of Supervisors and is the primary advisor to the County Administrator and the Board of Supervisors on issues relating to the Office.
Position: Contra Costa County Public Defender
Organization: Contra Costa County Public Defender
Location: Martinez,  CA 
United States
Salary: $228,032 to $277,174
Posting Start Date: 9/1/2021
Date Posted: 9/3/2021
Requirements To view additional qualifications and submit your resume, cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports and two colleagues) please go to our website: https://www.cpshr.us/recruitment/1844

To view an online brochure for this position visit: https://www.cpshr.us/recruitment-solutions/executive-search

Contra Costa County - Public Defenders website: https://www.cocopublicdefenders.org

Contra Costa County is an Equal Opportunity Employer/ADA Employer.
For more information contact:
Andrew Nelson
CPS HR Consulting
(916) 471-3329
Status: This listing expires on: 12/2/2021
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Organization Information
Contra Costa County Public Defender
800 Ferry Street

Martinez,  CA 94553
United States
(916) 471-3329
Andrew Nelson, CPS HR Consulting