Job Announcement
Assistant State's Attorney
Cass County State's Attorney, Fargo, N.D.

CLOSING DATE November 19, 2018

SALARY Dependent on experience, please call Lisa R. for information at 701-241-5850.

EMPLOYMENT STATUS: FULL-TIME, SALARIED, STANDARD, EXEMPT

Application Procedure: Submit a Cass County Government application to Cass County Personnel, 211 9th St. S., Fargo, ND 58103, or you may apply online at www.casscountynd.gov.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION, EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE NEEDED:

Undergraduate Bachelorís Degree, Juris Doctor Degree from accredited law school. Must be an active member in good standing in North Dakota bar by positionís start date. Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills. Demonstrable high quality research and writing skills. Quick analytical ability and the facility to accurately and precisely articulate the critical issues in a case. The ability to work in a supportive and professional manner with other attorneys, support staff and the courts.

DESIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:

1. 3+ years Criminal prosecutorial or defense experience.
2. Civil legal experience.
3. Demonstrated knowledge of 4th, 5th and 6th Amendments to the US Constitution.
4. Strong desire to work in a prosecutorís office.
5. Law enforcement or related field experience.
6. Appellate experience.

JOB DUTIES:

Support Stateís Attorney in fulfilling statutory duties and responsibilities imposed by law including, among other things, prosecution of violations of North Dakotaís Criminal Code including infractions, misdemeanors, felonies, and related appeals in all categories of crimes. Duties also include advising county officials and law enforcement in the performance of their duties and responsibilities, public speaking, and other assignments.