Kansas State Employment Center

Job Description

Job Title:   Public Defender

County:   Finney

Req. No:   187942

Agency Name:   Indigents Defense Svcs St Bd

Posting Type:   External  --> Click here for Definition of Posting Type

Applications accepted through:    MAR 16, 2018

Job Description:

Position Type : Unclassified, Full-Time, Benefits-Eligible

Position Location: Garden City, KS

Salary: 54,325 to 80,000 Depending on Experience

PRIMARY DUTIES: Attorney position available in Garden City, KS. Legal representation of indigent defendants charged with felonies in Finney County/Garden City and five surrounding counties. Extensive knowledge of criminal law and procedure; strong analytic skills and the ability to speak and write effectively and zealously represent clients in Court. Graduate of an accredited school of law and admitted to practice before the highest court of the State of Kansas.


Graduate of an accredited school of law and admitted to practice law before the highest court in the State of Kansas.


Travel will be involved.

TO APPLY: Please submit Cover letter, Resume and KS Tax Clearance Certificate.

DEADLINE: 5:00 p.m. on close date


Step 1: Register by completing the online Personal Data Form at http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/job/why-register

(Skip this step if you already have an Applicant ID number)

Step 2: Complete the official State of Kansas application form at http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/sec-home/state-employment/apply   

Step 3: Submit requested documents to the specific recruiter designated on this job announcement. Be sure to include the following documents.

A Tax Clearance Certificate is required for all applicants. Obtain your certificate by following the instructions at http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html

Your application will be considered incomplete and you may be found ineligible if you fail to submit all required documentation by the closing date of the vacancy announcement.

Kansas Tax Clearance Certificate:

Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a State Tax Clearance Certificate by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue’s website at http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html . A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual’s account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. Applicants are responsible for submitting their certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency. This is in accordance with Executive Order 2004-03.

You must access the Kansas Department of Revenue’s website twice – once to apply for the Certificate and once to retrieve it.

Recruiter Contact Information:

Name: Ron Evans

Phone: 620-276-8137

FAX: 620-276-7990

Email: revans@sbids.org


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact the Recruiter if reasonable accommodations are needed for any part of the application or hiring process.

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Class/Uncl Full/Part Time: Grade: Hiring Rate: Pay Frequency:
U F 001 $0.00 Biweekly

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