Rocky Hill, CT
|Date Opened||1/15/2021 5:00:00 PM|
|Salary||$72,458 - $151,276/year - (Individuals new to state service start at minimum of the pay plan)|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||1/29/2021 11:59:00 PM|
The State of Connecticut, Division of Criminal Justice (DCJ) is responsible for the investigation and prosecution of all criminal matters in the State of Connecticut. It is an independent agency of the executive branch of state government, established under the Constitution of the State of Connecticut. The Division of Criminal Justice is composed of the Office of the Chief State's Attorney, located in Rocky Hill, Connecticut, and the Offices of the State's Attorneys for each of the thirteen Judicial Districts in the State of Connecticut.
Within the DCJ, the Office of the Chief State’s Attorney houses various a number of specialized units, including the Appellate Bureau. This DCJ Deputy Assistant State’s Attorney (prosecutor) position is for the Appellate Bureau.
Appellate Bureau prosecutors represent the State of Connecticut in criminal and habeas appeals before the Appellate Court and the Supreme Court. In addition, they perform other assignments requiring research and writing skills. They also provide field support, as required.
We are recruiting for a full-time, forty (40) hours per week, DCJ Deputy Assistant State's Attorney. The position is located at the Office of the Chief State's Attorney in Rocky Hill, CT, with core hours of 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.
Minimum qualifications require membership in the Connecticut Bar and residency in the State of Connecticut.
NOTE: The incumbent will be required to complete a background check.
Individuals invited to interview may be required to submit additional documentation, which supports their qualification(s) for this position. These documents may include: writing samples, performance reviews, supervisory references, college transcripts, licensure, etc., at the discretion of the hiring agency.
All communication with applicants will be through the JobAps system, so applicants are encouraged to check for updates to their JobAps portal account. Please ensure that you are utilizing the correct email address for notices to be sent to you from the JobAps system. Interviews will be limited to candidates whose experience and training most closely meet the requirements of the position.
Questions about this position should be directed to the hiring agency's human resources office: DCJ.HR@ct.gov, 860-258-5800.
Preference will be given to applicants with the following experience and training:
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.