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- Superior Court of California County of Lake Courthouse Is Recruiting for Commissioner - County of Sonoma, California (posted: 11/6/2015)
- Director, Independent Office of Law Enforcement Review and Outreach - County of Sonoma, California
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Final Filing Date: December 7, 2015 at 5:00 pm (POSTMARKS NOT ACCEPTED)
Definition: Under the general direction of the presiding judge of the Superior Court, the Court Commissioner hears all matters assigned by the judges and, when necessary, agreed to by the parties in the court proceeding. (click the link above for more information)
Sonoma County is home to almost 500,000 residents and offers a wide variety of restaurants, art and music festivals, farmers’ markets, and concert venues.
The County is seeking a Director, Independent Office of Law Enforcement Review and Outreach who will establish the Office’s operations in order to implement the recommendations of the Community and Local Law Enforcement Task Force to establish an office of independent review. The incoming Director must be someone who inspires trust by acting with integrity, has an interest in understanding and embracing the “culture” of Sonoma County and will conduct comprehensive outreach to the community including members of the former Task Force, interested community members, schools, community based organizations, businesses, and other stakeholders. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who is dynamic, fair and honest, independent, creative, and has the ability to establish structure and processes in this important new organization and position.
The ideal candidate will possess any combination of education, training and experience, which would likely provide for possession of stated knowledge and abilities. Normally, this would be at least four years of related legal experience, typically civil rights and/or criminal law, and experience working with individuals of diverse ethnic, cultural, and socio-economic backgrounds. Prior professional level experience in a law enforcement oversight/audit organization, bilingual Spanish, supervisory experience, and possession of the Certified Practitioner of Oversight (CPO) Credential are desirable qualifications.
The position requires possession of a Juris Doctor Degree or equivalent from an accredited U.S. law school and current active membership in the State Bar of California. Candidates must not have been a sworn law enforcement officer within the last five years and not have any immediate family members (defined as spouse, child, sibling, parent) who currently hold sworn law enforcement positions.
The salary range is $127,252-$154,676 annually and is dependent upon qualifications. Sonoma County offers a competitive total compensation package.
If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please apply online at www.bobmurrayassoc.com. Please contact Bob Murray or Gary Phillips at (916) 784-9080 should you have any questions. Brochure available. The first review of resumes will begin November 6, 2015.