The Department of Child Support Services (DCSS) is recruiting for Child Support Attorneys. Each year our Child Support Professionals work with thousands of parents in San Bernardino County to help the children in our community receive the monetary support needed to thrive and prosper. Our mission is to partner with parents and the community in delivering reliable child support services, and each day presents a unique opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of children. In our organization, we have a strong commitment to excellence and value integrity, innovation, transparency, and an environment of trust and respect. The leadership is committed to a strengths-based approach to employee development by focusing on leveraging natural talents and abilities.
Child Support Attorney I is an entry level class in the Child Support Attorney Series, offering an exciting learning opportunity for a challenging career in family law and civil litigation. Attorneys in this class receive mentoring and guidance from higher level attorneys in the performance of their duties. As experience is gained, Attorneys I will receive more responsible and complex assignments with less supervision.
Child Support Attorney II is the journey level class in the Child Support Attorney Series, offering an exciting opportunity for a challenging career in family law and civil litigation. Attorneys in this class are assigned cases requiring specific legal experience and demonstrated ability to effectively perform a range of legal work in the field of child support and related areas including establishing and enforcing child support obligations.
Child Support Attorney III incumbents are assigned difficult cases, which require the use of independent judgment and demonstrated ability to effectively perform the complete range of legal work in the field of child support with a minimum of supervision. Incumbents are expected to assist lower level attorneys in preparation and presentation of cases.
Child Support Attorney I
$74,672.00 - $85,862.40 Annually
Child Support Attorney II
$90,022 - $103,500 Annually
Child Support Attorney III
$100,526 - $115,939 Annually
California Bar Membership: Must possess and maintain active membership in the California Bar Association. Candidates must clearly indicate their membership status on the Supplemental Questionnaire for Child Support Attorney II/III.
Child Support Attorney II: One (1) year of Child Support enforcement litigation experience OR two (2) years of family law experience as a practicing attorney.
Child Support Attorney III: Two (2) years of Child Support enforcement litigation experience OR three (3) years of family law experience as a practicing attorney.
For more details, please review the announcements at www.sbcounty.gov/jobs.
Application can be made on-line – apply ASAP. (909) 387-8304 - EEO/ADA