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8/28/2014 - Assistant County Counsel



Job Opportunity



County of Cumberland

790 E. Commerce St.  Bridgeton, N.J. 08302  856-453-2121

August 26, 2014



Assistant County Counsel

Unclassified/Appointed Position

Legal Department

Salary: Dependent Upon Experience



Duties:             Under direction of the County Counsel, assists in the legal representation of the County and its interests; plans, develops, organizes, and supervises the work programs concerned with such legal services as assigned; does other related work.


Requirements: License to practice as an Attorney-at-Law in the State of New Jersey. 
Five (5) years of experience in litigation and transactional work, with an emphasis on public entity representation preferred. 
Hours:             Typical work shifts are Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm. However, this position requires occasional work beyond the typical shifts as assigned.


Note:               Offers of employment for this title are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness testing that includes drug screenings and criminal background checks. 


Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references to the Senior Personnel Assistant at or fax to 856-453-0361.


Application deadline is September 9, 2014.


The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer Striving for Diversity in the Workplace.