Deputy County Attorney - Sheriff

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Deputy County Attorney - Sheriff

Wake County Government Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Job Description:

Deputy County Attorney - Sheriff


What You'll Be Doing

The Wake County Sheriff's Office is seeking applicants for our Deputy County Attorney position to provide legal representation of the Wake County Sheriff's Office as assigned including general ligation, tort defense, appellate work, risk management and general local government law practice. This position will manage more complex civil superior and district court cases and review yearly contracts.

Essential Functions:

About Our Team

With a wide array of services, Wake County Government is at the heart of a rapidly growing and diverse area offering residents, employees and visitors exciting opportunities to live, work, grow and play. Wake County Government employs approximately 4400 employees and approximately 1000 are employed by the Sheriff’s Office. With over 850 square miles of area and over 1 million residents, Wake County Deputies are the primary law enforcement agency for those in the unincorporated areas of the County.

The Basics (Required Education and Experience)

Beyond the Basics (Preferred Education and Experience)

How Will We Know You're 'The One'?

About This Position

Location: John H. Baker, Jr. Public Safety Center Raleigh, NC 27601

Employment Type: Regular

Work Schedule: Mon - Fri 8:30am - 5:00pm

Hiring Range: 121,212 - 145,423

Please include ALL prior work experience on your application and resume.

Posting Closing Date: 7:00 pm on 7/31/2024

What Makes Wake Great

Home to the State Capital, Wake County is one of the fastest growing areas in the nation and the most populous county in the state, with more than 1.1 million residents. The County has received national and international rankings and accolades from publications such as Money, Fortune, and Time magazines as being one of the best places to live, work and play. The central location of the County allows for a short drive to the spectacular mountains or coast. Wake County Government is governed by a seven-member Board of Commissioners, who are elected at-large to serve two-year terms. Wake County Government has a general operating budget of $1.874 billion, employs over 4400 employees, experiences minimal turnover, and is an award-winning leader in wellness and technology initiatives; such as offering employees and covered spouses free access to the Employee Health Center. Wake County Government offers a wide range of training and development opportunities, a stable career in public service with a balance of work and family life, flexible work schedules and a competitive salary and benefits package.

Equal Opportunity Statement

Wake County provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

Background Check Statement

Position may require a background check that may include: criminal, credit, motor vehicle, education, and sexual offender registry or others based on job requirements. Unless required by state law, a record of conviction will not automatically exclude you from consideration for employment. Wake County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Emergency Service Worker Statement

In the event of an emergency, as determined by the County Manager or designee, participation in preparedness and response operations should be expected. Employee may be required to fill a temporary assignment in a role different from standard duties, work hours and/or work location in preparation for, during and after the emergency. Employee may also be required to participate in relevant exercises and regular preparedness training.


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