Klamath County Oregon
  • 29-May-2018 to 31-Dec-2018 (PST)
  • District Attorney
  • Klamath Falls, OR, USA
  • UF34 $ 6,109-6,668
  • Salary
  • Full Time

DDA


Summary

Provide assistance to persons who have suffered financial, social, psychological or physical harm as a result of being a victim of a crime.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The following may not be all inclusive and other duties may be assigned.

01 Process felony and misdemeanor cases to determine if restitution information is to be sent to a victim and mail such information.

02 Notify victims by telephone, mail and in person regarding the status of their criminal cases.

03 Attend court proceedings with victims and witnesses when necessary to provide advocacy for arraignment, hearings and trials.

04 Attend Grand Jury proceedings to answer questions regarding the criminal justice process and provide direct services to victims and witnesses.

05 Ensure that victims are aware of their rights and aware of the Crime Victims Compensation Program and assist them with completing the Compensation Applications.

06 Address logistical problems that crime victims may have and serve as a source of information.

07 Provide a safe environment and support for victims during meetings with police and/or deputy district attorneys.

08 Assist victims with claims for restitution and provide support during restitution hearings including filing motions with the court to order, amend, or modify restitution.

09 Attend various meetings such as the multi-disciplinary team meetings, sexual assault response team meetings, and elder multi-disciplinary team meetings; also assist with the monthly Victim Impact Panel.

10 Locating victims for subpoenas issued for all hearings, trials, including obtaining medical records.

11 Other tasks and duties as assigned that may be necessary to maintain a professional and efficient program.

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

Two years of experience in victim advocacy preferred. Ability to multi-task, quickly learn complex issues, work independently, handle confidential information and use lateral thinking to find creative and successful solutions to victim barriers. Knowledge of the criminal justice field preferred. Experience with all modern office equipment, including computer knowledge and Word applications required. Must obtain an Oregon Notary.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

01 BVAC 

02 Oregon Driver's License

Other Qualifications

Various victim services trainings.

Work Schedule

The normal work schedule is 8.00 hours per day 5 days per week; exact schedules are assigned by management. This position is non-exempt in accordance with the Fair Labor Standards Act.

DRUG POLICY                        

Klamath County enforces a drug free work place. Successful applicants may be required to submit to drug testing.

 

 

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