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Attorney VI - Director Position for the State Counsel for Offenders in Huntsville, TX

Wednesday, July 04, 2018 2:07 PM | Nakia Ruffin (Administrator)

POSTED:    07-03-2018 

CLOSES:    07-17-2018 

JOB POSTING NO:    015077SC 


EXTENDED TITLE:    Director   

SALARY:    GR. B29 $125,554.68 (Annually) 

VACANCY LOCATION:    Huntsville, TX 

UNIT/DEPT:    State Counsel for Offenders 

PAYROLL JOB#:    010240 

*Longevity Pay 
*Regular Service Retirement 
*Telephonic Interviews Will Not Be Accepted 
*Work Site Visits Will Not Be Conducted 
*No Study Material 
*Moderate Overnight Travel 


1. Graduation from a law school accredited by an organization 
recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation 
(CHEA) or from a law school accredited by the American Bar 
Association with an LLB or JD degree. 

2. Nine years full-time, wage-earning experience as a licensed 
attorney to include civil and criminal law. 

3. Five years full-time, wage-earning experience in the supervision 
of employees. 

4. Experience as a legal counsel in a governmental agency preferred. 

5. Must maintain a current, active, license to practice law in the 
State of Texas during employment with TDCJ through the State Bar of 
Texas or other appropriate Texas licensing authority. 

**The salary for an ERS Retiree (or non-contributing member) may be 
reduced by 2.5%.** 

The following Military Occupational Specialty codes are generally 
applicable to this position. Applicants must fully complete the 
summary of experience to determine if minimum qualifications are met. 
27, 250X, LGL10, 04, 44, 51, 921O, RI 

*Outside applicants will be required to submit to pre-employment drug testing as a condition of employment.* 

Applicants must submit the State of Texas Application For Employment and the applicable supplement for outside applicants(PERS 282) or current TDCJ employees (PERS 598) to the contact person listed on the job posting. Applications may also be submitted through the Work In Texas website; however, the applicable supplement must also be submitted to the contact person. Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to the contact person's email address; however, applications will not be accepted by email. 

Patty Garcia
Human Resources Director
2 Finanacial Plaza, STE 600
Huntsville, TX   77340
PH (936-437-4020)

FAX (936-437-4068) 
EMAIL (patty.garcia@tdcj.texas.gov) 

*Applicants who fax an application are requested to fax both their State of Texas Application for Employment and the applicable supplement. Applicants who wish to submit their application with attachments should either hand deliver it to the contact person or send it via U.S.Mail or overnight delivery.*

**Faxed applications must be complete and legible in order to be considered and must not have been sent from a fax machine located at a TDCJ unit or department.** 
Applications must be received by the contact person by 5:00PM on 07-17-2018. A complete job description and all application forms may be obtained at the above address or by viewing the Job Description. Job Descriptions are available in PDF format which maybe read with the free Adobe Reader. 

*Equal Opportunity Employer* 

*Authority is granted on or after: 10-01-2018* 

JD: 05-25-2018 

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