Deputy District Attorney II

Benton County invites applications for the position of Deputy District Attorney II in Corvallis, Oregon.  This position represents the State of Oregon in the following cases and matters: criminal, civil commitments, juvenile delinquencies, juvenile dependencies, civil forfeitures, death investigations, public records appeals, and providing legal assistance to law enforcement in criminal investigations.  Please see https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/bentonor for full details of the position.  

Salary:  Deputy District Attorney 2 ($6,646 – $9,969); Deputy District Attorney 1 ($6,162 – $9,242) – underfill.  

Closing Date:  Open until filled.  

Minimum Requirements:  

Deputy District Attorney 2 ($6,646 – $9,969)

  • Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited school of law.
  • Active member in good standing of the Oregon State Bar.
  • A minimum of three (3) years of relevant legal experience, and one (1) year of felony criminal litigation experience, or equivalent relevant experience in complex litigation. 

Deputy District Attorney 1 ($6,162 – $9,242)

  • Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited school of law.
  • Active member in good standing of the Oregon State Bar.

Special Requirements:

  • Must have or obtain a valid ODL within the first 30 days of hire (travel required).  Must maintain a good driving record, and the use of a personal vehicle. 
  • Benton County residence is not required, however, due to the nature of the work, must live within a commute of no more than 60 minutes from the Benton County Courthouse (a reasonable transition period is permitted with the District Attorney’s approval).
  • Requires successful completion of a criminal background investigation.
  • Requires ongoing compliance with all Federal, State and Local statutes.

Apply at the following the link: Deputy District Attorney II