Somerset County Assistant District Attorney (Part Time)

POSITION: Part Time Assistant District Attorney
REPORTS TO:  Somerset County District Attorney
POSITION LOCATION: Office of the District Attorney, 111 E Union Street – Suite 30, Somerset, PA 15501
UNION/BARGANING UNIT: Non-Union
PAY RANGE AND STARTING SALARY: $32,000

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Assistant District Attorney is responsible for handling all assigned cases from the initial stages to and through the final stages, including appeal, if appropriate. They are expected to devote appropriate time to the position as is necessary to accomplish all tasks.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

The Assistant District Attorney must be a graduate of an accredited law school and be a member in good standing of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS:

The Assistant District Attorney must be knowledgeable with all aspects of cases subject to prosecution by relevant Pennsylvania statutes, and be knowledgeable with the Rules of Criminal Procedure and the functioning of the criminal justice system.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Assistant District Attorney must devote sufficient time to accomplish all required duties.

WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL STANDARDS:

The work environment and physical demand characteristics are representative of those which an employee would encounter in a general office situation and in a court situation.

This job description should not be construed to imply that the above requirements are the exclusive requirements or standards for this position.  The Assistant District Attorney position may require the employee to do other functions similar to those above, and, all of which to be at the direction of the Somerset County District Attorney’s Office.

If you have any questions or wish to apply for the position please contact:

Jodi Lepley
Human Resources Generalist
Somerset County
300 N. Center Ave., Ste. 500
Somerset, PA 15501
(814)445-1409
lepleyj@co.somerset.pa.us

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