OPENING: There is one vacancy with the Yakima County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. The assignment and duties are made at the discretion of the Prosecuting Attorney and will be in the Felony Division. The hiring salary for the Attorney III classification is $82,630 to $95,883 per year. Applicants who otherwise qualify for a position and are hired at the Attorney IV level may have a salary hiring range of $99,641 to $121,807 per year. The Attorney IV requires at least twelve (12) years of directly related law practice and progressively responsible relevant experience.
This recruitment may be used to fill future openings that may occur within 90 days of the posting date.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
In Criminal Matters:
Experience and Training:
Admission to the Washington State Bar Association is required.
The Attorney III requires a minimum of eight (8) years and the Attorney IV requires a minimum of twelve (12) years of directly related law practice and progressively responsible relevant experience.
Telephone, copy and fax machines, and personal computer. Must have the ability to drive personal and/or County vehicle, and travel to locations outside of the courthouse.
Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:
Positions in this class typically require: reaching, standing, mobility, fingering, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions. Incumbent may be subject to travel or exposure to potentially violent or hostile individuals. Job is rated as Light Work: Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently and a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. If the use of arm and or leg controls requires exertion greater than that for Sedentary Work and the worker sits most of the time.
Knowledge of (position requirements at entry):
Skills (position requirements at entry):