The Job Benefits Supplemental Questions
The Office of the District Attorney is recruiting for Supervising Deputy District Attorneys who supervise the daily operations of a functional unit or branch office. Incumbents will oversee the administration of criminal cases processed by a district office, including the preparation, presentation and appeal of cases.
Additionally, Supervising Deputy District Attorneys may provide budgetary input; participate in hiring and disciplinary actions; train and evaluate work performance of trial attorneys; recommend personnel actions; inquire into questions of law and counsel attorneys on strategy; review and evaluate disposition of difficult and politically sensitive cases; maintain liaison with department administration, police agencies, courts and other County offices; prepare briefs, appeals, writs and other legal documents; and order investigations and subpoenas.
The resulting list for this recruitment may be used to fill vacancies as they occur throughout the County.
For more detailed information, refer to the Supervising Deputy District Attorney job description.
The Office of The District Attorney
The San Bernardino County District Attorney's Office represents the interests of the People in the criminal justice system, as mandated by California State law. The District Attorney's Office serves the residents of San Bernardino County by: respecting and inspiring confidence in the rule of law, both inside and outside the Office; collaboratively ensuring justice with excellence, integrity and compassion by transparently partnering with the public, law enforcement, and the judiciary; stewarding public resources to hold the guilty accountable, support victims of crime, and honoring the humanity of all involved in the criminal justice system; restoring a culture of service and accountability to the most powerful law office in the County whose singular mission will be to restore systems and people to provide equal justice for all.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Assignment: Assignments may be made to any location in the County depending on the need of the department. Applicants should assume the opening may be located at any office in the County.
Travel: Travel throughout the County may be required. At time of hire, a valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile insurance may be required.
Bar License: Must be a member in good standing with the California Bar Association.
Experience: Five (5) years of experience as a prosecuting trial attorney in California OR possess equivalent experience as Deputy District Attorney IV or Legal Research Attorney IV with the County of San Bernardino.
The ideal candidate will have more than 5 years of experience as a prosecuting attorney in California as a top-ranked line deputy prosecutor.
There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based upon a review of the Application and the Supplemental Questionnaire. It is to your advantage to provide as much relevant and detailed work experience as possible, as resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application materials.
All communications regarding the selection process will be via email. Applicants are encouraged to check their e-mail frequently to learn additional information regarding this recruitment.
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