Recruitment #2201-0630-001



Tucson City Court has one vacancy for a City Magistrate.

The successful candidate will be appointed for a term from date of appointment for a period of four (4) years. The City Magistrate Merit Selection Commission will make a recommendation to the Mayor and Council.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must be:

1) of good moral character, and
2) a resident of Arizona for one year immediately preceding recommendation, and
3) admitted to the practice of law in Arizona for five years immediately preceding

Applicants should also be familiar with Supreme Court of Arizona Administrative Orders.
Persons seeking appointment shall, as part of the appointment application process, furnish a
full set of fingerprints to the City.

Selection Plan

Questionnaire For Candidate For Judicial Office" can be obtained online at or by emailing

The completed questionnaire should be sent to:
City Magistrate-Merit Selection Commission,
c/o City Clerk’s Office, P. O. Box 27210,
Tucson, Arizona, 85726-7210

Applications can also be dropped off to:
Bambi Benitez at the City Clerk’s Office:
City Hall, 9th Floor
255 W. Alameda
Tucson, AZ 85701

Questionnaires will not be accepted after 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 18, 2022.

The City Magistrate-Merit Selection Commission will make a recommendation to the Mayor and
Council. The City of Tucson is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information, please call Bambi Benitez with the City Clerk's Office at (520) 791-4213.

Applications are NOT available through the City's Online Application System.