The Nez Perce Tribe Law & Justice Department is recruiting for: DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER HR-18-163
Primarily responsible for handling of cases as assigned by the Nez Perce Tribe Public Defender. Handles all aspects of criminal cases from arraignment through final disposition. Also prepares reports, legal memoranda, motions, correspondence, and other documents. The Deputy Public Defender will also assist in the justice programs such as Healing to Wellness Programs, and Diversion Programs for juveniles. Position is supervised by the Public Defender. Requires a Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school. Prefer at least one (1) year of experience working as a public defender, preferably in a tribal government, or experience in a closely-related field for a tribal government. “Class description, and job description available at the NPT Human Resources Department.
” The Nez Perce Tribe is a drug free work environment, pre-employment drug testing required. Requires a valid driver’s license with the ability to be insured under the Tribe’s policy. Must provide a current motor vehicle report from the state(s) where you have been licensed to drive within the last three (3) years. A complete application includes: NPT application/cover letter & resume: DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER HR-18-163
P.O. Box 365, Lapwai, ID 83540, by 4:30 pm, 10/15/18. (208) 843-7332. Tribal preference applies. INCOMPLETE APPLICATION PACKETS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. www.nezperce.org
Location/Region: Lapwai, ID (US - 83540)