This is a .6 FTE (subject to future change) exempt, contracted, two-year term position with full benefits and a salary range of $47,630.73 - $70,218.51.
DESCRIPTION: Appointed by the City Council, the presiding magistrate oversees the Cottonwood Municipal Court, its staff, and handles all aspects of the adjudication process for charges filed within the court.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: This classification involves work of a sedentary nature, requiring standing or sitting for extended periods of time. Must have hearing and speaking ability to sufficient to clearly and concisely communicate in person and telephonically.
- A Bachelors degree in a related field or J.D.
- Seven (7) years experience as a practicing courtroom attorney; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
- “In lieu of” experience could include serving as a Justice of the Peace, City Magistrate or any presiding or pro-tem judge or magistrate.
- Bilingual in Spanish highly desired.
Application, resume, and letter of interest must be submitted electronically at https://az-cottonwood.civicplushrms.com/CareerPortal/JobDetail.aspx?RequisitionId=41721&SourceId=4851. Additional information & a complete job description are available at the City of Cottonwood Human Resources Office, 816 N. Main St., Cottonwood, AZ 86326, or on the City website. Phone 928-340-2713. EOE/ADA.
Closing Date: 3:00 pm, February 25, 2019