City Prosecutor

$7,923 - $10,618 monthly
  • City of Beaverton
  • 12725 Southwest Millikan Way, Beaverton, Oregon, USA
  • Jul 22, 2022
Full time Courts Legal

Job Description

The City of Beaverton is seeking an experienced City Prosecutor to join the City Attorney's prosecution team. 

The City Prosecutor is responsible for prosecuting criminal and non-criminal cases in the Beaverton Municipal Court, which is a court of record with jurisdiction over violations and non-felony criminal offenses. The position also provides legal advice and training to officers of the Beaverton Police Department. Applicants must have a demonstrated interest or experience as a prosecutor or criminal defense attorney in Oregon. 

This is an exempt, Management 2 position. There is one vacancy. 

A cover letter and resume are required with your job application submission. 

If selected for an interview, a writing sample will be required. Due to the sensitive nature of the work, a background investigation will be conducted after a conditional job offer.

Qualifications

  • Law degree from a fully accredited law school. 
  • Active membership in good standing with the Oregon State Bar. 
  • Five years of progressively responsible criminal prosecution or defense experience including trying cases.
  • Ability to pass reference checks, degree and license verification check, drug screen and background check (including CJIS fingerprints).
  • Ability to obtain Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) certification within 30 days of hire.