SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF KERN
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$130,414.92 - $159,209.00 annually, plus 10% Kern Flex
This regular full-time exempt position resides in Bakersfield. Recruitment #047 closes at 5:00 p.m. on September 25, 2018. The Court offers a comprehensive benefit package, including retirement, and employee and family health coverage.
Under the limited direction of the Presiding Judge and the Court Executive Officer, this professional level position assigns, supervises and evaluates the work of attorneys providing legal support to the Court. The incumbent will perform difficult and complex legal work, provide technical legal research assistance; act as a liaison with the Judicial Officers to ensure the legal research staff meet the needs of the Judicial Officers, and executive staff; the incumbent will receive limited direction within a broad framework of policies and procedures and manages the work of other legal research staff. Assigned duties require sound judgment to choose among possible actions, often without clear precedents. Erroneous recommendations and decisions, or failure to achieve objectives may result in substantial delays and considerable expenditure of resources. The minimum qualifications require an active member in good standing with the State Bar of California required at the time of appointment and at all times thereafter. Graduation from an accredited school of law, and eight (8) years of progressively responsible experience in the practice of law in California.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including retirement and employee and family health coverage. All applications must be completed online at www.kern.courts.ca.gov . A copy of the complete job posting and job description can also be found on our website. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of applications. For more information, please contact Erica Lawson at via email at Courtjobs@kern.courts.ca.gov .
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