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Job Announcement - Assistant Attorney General Thursday, September 29, 2022

Position No: 125-615

Salary Range:  Commensurate with Experience

Closing Date:  October 11, 2022

Status:  Full-Time with State Benefit Package

Recruitment:  Internal/External

Location:  State Capitol, Bismarck, ND

Selecting Supervisor:  Britta Demello Rice, Director, Special Prosecutions Unit

Summary of Work

The position is responsible for prosecuting criminal cases in state court. Specifically, the position provides co-chair assistance to county state's attorneys, upon request, in charging criminal cases, drafting pleadings, attending court hearings, litigating criminal cases at trial, and handling subsequent appeals. The position requires travel to attend court hearings.  The position provides legal advice to agents with the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation on investigating criminal cases and to Offender Registration on the applicability of the sex offender registration requirements to offenders. The attorney will lead monthly meetings of the Sex Offender Risk Assessment Committee. The attorney will be tasked with teaching various criminal classes at the Law Enforcement Training Academy in Bismarck and classes for the BCI basic investigations school. The position also involves participation, as a representative of the Office of Attorney General, in several statutorily required committees.

In addition to the monthly salary, this position includes fully paid health insurance for employee and family, the option to participate in employee-paid dental and vision for employee and family, participation in the state NDPERS defined contribution retirement plan as well as the option to participate in the 457 deferred compensation plan, the option to contribute to a medical spending account, and earning annual and sick leave.

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