NOTICE OF VACANCY  

 

DEPARTMENT:      Oneida County Public Defender – Criminal Division

TITLE:                       Assistant Public Defender (Criminal Division) – 3rd Assistant

GRADE/SALARY:  36P – $43,895

CONTINUOUS RECRUITMENT NOTICE

·        This is a Civil Service non-tested position. Preference in appointment may be given to Oneida County residents.  

  • Oneida County offers an excellent benefits package including health insurance and membership in the New York State Retirement System.

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:    Assists the Public Defender in the representation of indigent persons, charged with crimes at all stages of a criminal proceeding; keeps abreast of all procedures and policies within the Public Defender's Office; assists the Public Defender in maintaining law files which may be useful in criminal defense work.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

3rd Assistant Level: Admission to the Bar of New York State.

REQUIREMENTS:  

1.            Must submit a Certificate of Good Standing from the Appellate Division of admission and remain current throughout appointment;

2.             A complete resume including elementary education and all employment, listing employers’ addresses and telephone numbers;

3.             Three (3) references with addresses and telephone numbers;

4.              A writing sample;

5.              Must have a valid NYS driver’s license, or submit valid driver's license with application subject to obtaining a NYS driver's license.

MAIL APPLICATION TO:   Frank J. Nebush, Jr., Oneida County Public Defender
                                               
Criminal Division
                                               
250 Boehlert Center at Union Station
                                               
321 Main Street, Utica, NY 13501
                                               
Telephone:      315-798-5870
                                               
Fax:                 315-798-6419
                                               
Email:              fnebush@ocgov.net


APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN:
 
This is a continuous recruitment notice.  

Blank applications may be picked up in Personnel – 3rd Floor of the Oneida County Building or downloaded and printed from our web site at www.ocgov.net, (click on Oneida County Department of Personnel).  You may also call (315) 798-5726 and have an application sent to you.  

**Oneida County is an equal opportunity employer**