Deputy Public Administrator I/II
January 5, 2022
$6,488 – $8,121 / Month
The Public Administrator manages estates and makes final arrangements for Marin County residents who die without a will or any known relatives able or willing to act on the decedent’s behalf to manage and resolve the estate. Working through appropriate methods of probate, the Public Administrator manages the estate until proper distribution is complete.
Under the general direction of the Chief Deputy Public Administrator, the Deputy Public Administrator’s primary responsibility is to administer estates of decedents placed under the jurisdiction of the Public Administrator, participating in the investigation, inventory and distribution of estates subject to the CA State Probate Code. Within established guidelines, the Deputy applies the provisions of applicable laws, while making decisions in the course of investigations and distribution of assets. In addition, the Deputy prepares court accountings for summary and regular estates, compiles financial information, and prepares of tax information for personal, fiduciary and estate taxes.
- Deputy Public Administrator I: Equivalent to two years of education (60 semester or 90 quarter units) with major coursework in public administration, management, accounting, behavioral science, or a field related to the work and one year of experience either receiving, storing, disposing of and accounting for personal and real property, or interpreting, processing and maintaining complex legal documents. Additional experience in the areas listed above may be substituted for the education on a year for year basis, for a maximum of two years.
- Deputy Public Administrator II (in addition to above): One year of experience in estate management administering and conducting the business of estates in probate.
How to Apply:
This vacancy will be filled at either the Deputy Public Administrator I or II level. You must submit an application for each position you are interested in.
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Filing Deadline: This recruitment is open until filled. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of County application and supplemental application form. Apply online at: www.marincounty.org/jobs. For any questions, please contact the Marin County HR Dept at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (415) 473-2126. EEO/TTY