Defending the rights of the accused;
Preserving the rights of us all.

If you are interested in working for the Public Defender’s Office, please submit your resume and a brief cover letter to:

Office of the Public Defender
Attn: Tami Locke
PO Box 9000, Drawer PD
Bartow, FL 33831-9000

or Fax to: 863-534-4355

or email to

Position Title: Investigator Trainee (Bilingual)
Starting Salary: $27,500
Geographic Location: Bartow, Florida
Starting Date: immediately
Required Education: Bachelor’s degree
Required license or certification: Florida Driver’s License
Job Type: Full-time

Summary of Duties:
**Bilingual Required
Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Interviewing witnesses, victims and clients
• Writing reports
• Gathering evidence
• Must have organizational skills
• Must be detailed oriented
• Works well under pressure with time-sensitive material
• Investigator trainee applicant must be motivated and able to work independently as well as with others