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Title Business Analyst
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Join our team in making state of the art Software-as-a-Service (SAAS) applications. We provide many different software solutions to a “closed user community” of criminal justice employees throughout New York state and nationally.

Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Requirements analysis, specification writing, test plan creation/execution, user training, and user documentation of new applications/features using industry standards.
  • Working closely with developers, provide general support for all software applications. This includes first line of remote support for users by answering questions, troubleshooting problems, requirements analysis and assisting with report/document creation.
  • • Recording/editing videos of continuing legal education lectures.

Experience:

  • Degree in computer science or related field.
  • Experience providing assistance/support/training on a product or service.

Skills:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL.
  • Excellent communication and writing skills.
  • General understanding of multimedia recording and editing including graphic design
  • Self-motivated, independent, and quick learner with strong interest in new technologies
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean record. Some travel is required, generally just within New York State.

Preferred Experience:

  • Knowledge of the criminal justice system
  • Software development

The New York Prosecutors Training Institute, Inc. (NYPTI) is a not-for-profit corporation created in 1995 by the District Attorneys Association of the State of New York. NYPTI’s mission is to provide comprehensive continuing legal education, training, advice, and assistance to New York State’s District Attorneys and their assistants.
Apply with cover letter and resume to: ITJOBS@NYPTI.org

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Title Assistant District Attorney-Genesee County
Salary $69,061 – $87,362, depending on years of experience, plus excellent benefits including health insurance and NYS Retirement
Location Genesee County District Attorney’s Office
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The Office of the Genesee County District Attorney is seeking experienced candidates to fill an Assistant District Attorney position. Genesee County residency, New York State bar admission and criminal litigation experience required. Duties and responsibilities will include vertical prosecution of a wide range of cases.

Applicants should possess superior communication and courtroom skills, have strong research and writing abilities, demonstrate strong interpersonal and professional skills, and must exhibit the ability to work with other attorneys, staff, and the Courts in a professional manner while functioning in a highly demanding work environment. Willingness to accept responsibility is essential. The applicant should anticipate many early opportunities for hearing and trial work.

Interested candidates will need to submit a cover letter, civil service application, resume and writing sample to:
Lawrence Friedman, District Attorney, County Courts Facility, 1 West Main Street, Batavia, N.Y. 14020 or by email to Lawrence.Friedman@co.genesee.ny.us Last date to file all documentation is 7/25/18.
The link below will take interested candidates to the civil service application:
http://www.co.genesee.ny.us/departments/humanresources/index.php

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Albany County
Salary Commensurate with experience
Location Albany County
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The Office of the Albany County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill an Assistant District Attorney position in our Vehicular Crimes Unit.  Applicants should have experience prosecuting crimes including, DWI, AUO, and vehicular assaults.  Albany County residency and New York State bar admission are required.

Please send a resume and cover letter to:

Dave Rossi

Chief Assistant District Attorney

David.rossi@albanycountyny.gov

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Livingston County
Salary $55,000-60,000 based on experience
Location Livingston County District Attorney’s Office
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Town and Village Justice Court position with opportunity for felony work. NYS Bar admittance required with experience preferred.

Please send cover letter, resume and references to Gregory J. McCaffrey, Livingston County District Attorney, Courthouse, 2 Court Street, Geneseo, New York 14454.

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Title Criminal Justice Coordinator
Salary $45/hr; 20 hours/week
Location Onondaga County District Attorney
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The position of Criminal Justice Coordinator is a temporary part-time position that will end December 31, 2018.

Duties Description:
The general duties include identification, development and implementation of emerging criminal justice programs and facilitating and promoting coordination, communication, and cooperation among federal, state, tribal and local criminal justice and non-criminal justice agencies in the implementation of these programs. Specific duties include developing strategies to reduce crime, assist individuals reentering the community after serving prison sentences, and improving victim/witness protection programs.

The position also requires writing, managing, and monitoring all grants and RFP proposals of the District Attorney’s Office, and functioning as a compliance monitor of the program(s) and/or grant(s); and is responsible for all facets of the program(s) including program/project management, data collection and analysis, and fiscal disbursement/audit of the program.

The position also requires serving as the system administrator for the District Attorney’s case management system and as a crime analyst. As system administrator for the case management system, the Criminal Justice Coordinator performs all system related tasks, including creating users, assigning roles and permissions, training, data integrity, and maintenance of the system, and interacts directly with the New York Prosecutors Training Institute for system changes, upgrades and performance databases. As a crime analyst, the Criminal Justice Coordinator is responsible for data collection and analysis to support criminal justice programs within the District Attorney’s Office and the operating budget.

Minimum Qualifications:
Candidates must have A) graduated from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Masters degree; OR B) Graduated from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of professional level work experience, or its part-time equivalent involving the development, administration or analysis of programs or projects; OR C) Six (6) years of paraprofessional or professional work experience, or its part-time equivalent, two (2) years of which must have involved professional level work experience in the development, administration or analysis of programs or projects; OR D) An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (A), (B) and (C) as stated above; E) not have any criminal history within the United States or while serving with a component of the United States Armed Forces; F) Must be certified as a police officer in his/her prior employment within the State of New York and registered as such with the Division of Criminal Justice Services having completed the Municipal Police Training Course (MPTC), or its equivalent, with a minimum of six (6) years of experience, or its part-time equivalent, as a Police Officer; G) Must have a complete understanding of the New York State Penal Law and the New York State Criminal Procedure Law.

Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter to the attention of the Administrative Officer by February 15, 2018: BarryWeiss@ongov.net

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Jefferson County
Salary $60,308-$67,191
Location Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office
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ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY – This is a professional legal position in the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office that assists with the prosecution of criminal violations of law. The work involves responsibility for participating in the investigation, preparation and presentation of misdemeanor and felony cases in court. Salary: $60,308-$67,191, excellent fringe benefits including health insurance and NYS Retirement. Jefferson County residence required after appointment. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Possession of a license to practice law in New York State. Send letter of application with resume, writing sample, and law transcript to: Jefferson County Department of Human Resources, 175 Arsenal Street, Watertown, NY 13601. Electronic submissions accepted at jchr@co.jefferson.ny.us. Or online at www.co.jefferson.ny.us
EOE

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Tompkins County
Salary $80,018 – $86,902
End Date 2018-05-20
Location Tompkins County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

There is currently one full-time 40-hour per week opportunity in the title of Assistant District Attorney located in the Tompkins County District Attorney’s Office. This is an Exempt Class civil service appointment. This means that there is no civil service test, that the incumbent serves at the will of the District Attorney and that the term of appointment parallels the elected District Attorney’s term. Per local law, Public Officers law and the normal Tompkins County residence requirements have been waived and applications may be considered from attorneys throughout New York State. In order to adequately perform the duties of the position, the selected candidate would need to relocate to Ithaca or within a reasonable commute of the DA’s Office.
You can apply here: https://www.tompkinscivilservice.org/civilservice/apply/3425
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Admission to the Bar in New York State. Applicants must provide verification that they have passed the NYS Bar exam and
provide a current Certificate of Good Standing from the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division. An employee, is
required to maintain the certificate of good standing for the duration of his or her career.

This position involves responsibility for representing the People of the State of New York in the criminal prosecution of offenses.
This involves all phases of case preparation and presentation of matters ranging from vehicle and traffic infractions to felonies.
Work is performed in close conjunction with and under the supervision of the District Attorney. The incumbent will perform all related duties as required.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:
·Manages assigned cases on intake by examining case file, including complaint and report form, and determining facts versus legal issues;
· Works with law enforcement agencies by rendering legal advice, assisting in investigation, coordinating activities on particular cases and preparing search warrants;
· Responds to scenes of serious physical injury accidents;
·Works with local criminal courts by handling violations and misdemeanors, rendering legal advice to magistrates, preparing for preliminary felony hearings and making bail recommendations;
·Prepares cases for Grand Jury presentment, including marshalling and evaluating evidence, statements, photographs, sketches and reports (including scientific tests);
· Researches law to determine legal requirements versus evidence;
· Secures indictment, prosecutors information or finding of dismissal from Grand Jury;
·After indictment prepares cases for trial by responding to motions, preparing for hearings, evaluating cases, plea-bargaining and discussing cases with District Attorney;
·Prepares for trial by researching points of law and rules of evidence, preparing trial file of evidence, checks on prospective jurors, checks on changes by judge and develops trial strategy;
·Tries cases, including jury selection, presentment of cases, preparing opening statements and preparing closing summations;
·Handles post judgment motions, including receiving motions to vacate judgment, preparing response and brief and arguing motion in superior court;
·Handles appeals by preparing brief, appendix and trial record, preparing response to defendants brief, arguing appeal in Appellate Division and seeking permission to appeal to Court of Appeals if not a matter of right;
· Instructs at Police Training Academy if requested;
· Responds to telephone calls from citizens, agencies and law enforcement agencies;
· Researches new law and prepares memorandum.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:
· Thorough knowledge of criminal law and court proceedings;
· Ability to interpret and work with New York State and Federal criminal code;
· Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing;
· Ability to reason quickly and logically in stressful situations;
· Ability to analyze and organize effectively;
· Ability to establish and maintain good interpersonal working relations;
· Ability to make logical, on the spot decisions regarding office policy;
· Ability to maintain high levels of confidentiality on controversial cases;
· Willingness to be available on a 24-hour basis to the District Attorney, law enforcement agencies and local magistrates;
· Integrity; excellent judgment;
· The employee’s physical condition shall be commensurate with the demands of the position.

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Cortland County
Salary $64,871-$78,925
Location Cortland County District Attorney’s Office
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The Cortland County District Attorney’s Office has an opening for an Assistant District Attorney

SUGGESTED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Possession of a license to practice law in New York State.

*Residency requirements will be in compliance with 2005 local law #3.

Pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check required.

APPROVED APPLICATIONS WILL BE FORWARDED TO THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE UNTIL THE POSITION IS FILLED.

SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO:
CORTLAND COUNTY PERSONNEL/CS
60 CENTRAL AVENUE
CORTLAND, NY 13045-2746
(607) 753-5076

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Title Assistant District Attorney II – Felony Level
Salary $65, 532
Location Broome County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Broome County District Attorney’s Office is seeking an attorney, admitted to practice law in NY, with 2-5 years criminal law experience, to prosecute misdemeanor and felony-level cases. The position includes all aspects of criminal prosecution including, local court, grand jury, county court, motions, hearings and arraignments. Interested candidates should send resumes to: jworhach@co.broome.ny.us

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Saratoga County
Salary $84,064 starting salary plus benefits
Start Date 2018-07-01
Location Saratoga County District Attorney
Job Information

Saratoga County District Attorney’s Office seeks experienced candidates for an Assistant District Attorney position. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 2 plus years experience handling criminal cases, including experience with preliminary hearings, grand jury presentations and trial work. Duties and responsibilities will include vertical prosecution of a wide range of cases. Admission to the New York State Bar required.

Send resume, writing sample and cover letter to Karen A. Heggen, Saratoga County District Attorney, 25 West High Street, Ballston Spa, New York 12020 or to: kheggen@saratogacountyny.gov

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Albany County
Salary $52,000 starting salary, plus benefits
Location Albany County
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The Office of the Albany County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill an entry-level Assistant District Attorney position.  Applicants should be interested in fast-paced, hands-on courtroom experience.  The applicant should anticipate many early opportunities for hearing and trial work.  The assignment will be in a busy city court handling a large variety of misdemeanor prosecutions.  Albany County residency and New York State bar admission are required.

Please send a resume and cover letter to:

Dave Rossi

Chief Assistant District Attorney

David.rossi@albanycountyny.gov

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Chemung County
Salary Entry Level ADA starting at $59,860; after one of service will go to $63,136
Location Chemung County
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The Chemung County District Attorney’s Office is seeking an Assistant District Attorney candidate to prosecute criminal cases. There is one full-time ADA position available for an immediate hire. The full-time position will involve handling all types of criminal cases.

Candidates with interest in trial and appellate work are highly encouraged to apply. The Chemung County District Attorney’s Office is located in Elmira, New York.

The salary for the position will be commensurate with experience. Medical/Dental/Retirement benefits are available. The full-time position may qualify for State and Federal student loan forgiveness programs. County residency is required.

Please send a resume, cover letter, and list of references to Hon. Weeden Wetmore (District Attorney) 226 Lake Street Elmira, NY 14902, wwetmore@co.chemung.ny.us

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Cayuga County
Salary $63,968-70,000 range/retirment & benefits included (40 hrs/week, F/T)
Location Cayuga County District Attorney
Job Information

Major Responsibilities include criminal prosecutions, including felony level: discovery, motions, hearings, trials and appellate work.
NYS Bar admittance required, prosecution experience preferred.

To apply Interested applicants should send resume w/cover letter to jmccormick@cayugacounty.us

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Part Time – Wayne County
Salary Commensurate with experience
Location Wayne County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Wayne County District Attorney’s Office seeks qualified and experienced attorneys to prosecute criminal cases. There will be two part-time position becoming available immediately.
The Wayne County District Attorney’s Office is located in Lyons, New York.
Applicants must possess a J.D. degree from an accredited law school, be admitted to the New York State Bar, and be a member in good standing. Ideally candidates would have at least three years of criminal prosecution litigation experience, including jury trials. In the alternative, applicants should have at least 3-5 years criminal defense experience including jury trials. Applicants should possess superior communication and courtroom skills, have strong research and writing abilities, demonstrate strong interpersonal and professional skills, and must exhibit the ability to work with other attorneys, staff, and the Courts in a professional manner while functioning in a highly demanding work environment.
These part-time positions will primarily involve misdemeanor and traffic cases in Town and Village Courts.
Salary for each position is dependent upon on the number of years of professional legal experience. Medical benefits are available.
All new employees filling a position in the Wayne County District Attorney’s Office may have to relocate their primary residence within the geographic boundaries of Wayne County within six months of their appointment.
Please email a resume, cover letter and list of references to: dkoller@co.wayne.ny.us

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Title Second Assistant District Attorney – Full Time – Seneca County
Salary $67,000 to $72,000
Location Waterloo, Seneca County
Job Information

The Seneca County District Attorney’s Office is immediately seeking a full-time Second Assistant District Attorney candidate to prosecute all types of criminal cases in county court and justice courts, including hearings, grand jury and trials.

Ideally, candidates should have some criminal law experience, either as a prosecutor or defense attorney; however, all candidates admitted to practice law in New York will be considered.

The full-time position (37.5 hours per week) includes health insurance benefits with a private office in a newly remodeled historic courthouse complex. The selected candidate must reside in Seneca County or an adjoining county.

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to D.A. Barry Porsch, 44 W. Williams Street, Waterloo, NY 13165 at adecicca@co.seneca.ny.us

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Title Supervising Assistant Special Prosecutor, Rochester, NY
Salary Commensurate with experience
Location NYS Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs – Rochester, NY
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Supervising Assistant Special Prosecutor, Rochester, NY
NYS Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs
Qualifications:
Admission to the New York State Bar and a member in good standing with seven (7) years post-bar admission experience as a criminal prosecutor before the Courts of New York State. Experience supervising junior prosecutors is also required. Commitment to public service and excellent research/writing skills essential. NYS residency required. Travel required up to 40% of time.

*The preferred candidate will have five (5) or more years of work with special victims, sex crimes, child abuse or domestic violence.

Duties:
• Review criminal investigations and make charging decisions. Draft and review charging documents, gather documentation, prepare witnesses to prosecute cases of abuse and neglect against vulnerable person in New York State.
• Appear on criminal matters in local, county and supreme courts throughout the state. Prepare Grand Jury presentations and indict criminal defendants. Conduct criminal hearing and trials. Supervise Assistant Special Prosecutors including reviewing and approving charging decisions, conferencing cases, supervising Grand Jury proceedings and second-seating at hearings and trial. Under supervision, approving plea offers. Conducting appeals related to criminal matters statewide including researching and writing briefs and arguing before the appellate courts of New York State.
• Work closely with local district attorneys’ offices regarding cases being prosecuted by the local DA. Advise on charging considerations and collateral consequences unique to cases associated with calls of abuse and neglect made to the NYS Justice Center’s hotline.
• Consult and advise NYS Justice Center’s criminal and non-criminal investigators on pending investigations. Interview witnesses, including vulnerable person to advise on the appropriate course of action for pending investigations.
• Participate in local and statewide task forces and organizations related to the criminal investigations and prosecution of persons charged with abuse or neglect of vulnerable New Yorkers. Conduct training on legal issues to law enforcement, prosecutors and advocacy organizations.
• Coordinate with counterparts in local DA’s offices to advise and confer on matters that fall within each jurisdictional authority.

* Salary commensurate with experience.
Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter to:
The Office of the Special Prosecutor/Inspector General
NYS Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs
jc.sm.spig@justicecenter.ny.gov
Please put “Supervising ASP – Rochester” in the subject line.

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Schoharie County
Salary Commensurate with experience
Location Schoharie County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Schoharie County District Attorney’s Office is seeking an Assistant District Attorney candidate to prosecute all types of criminal cases. Candidates with interest in trial and appellate work are highly encouraged to apply. NYS Bar admittance and 2-5 years of experience preferred.
The salary for the position will be commensurate with experience. Medical/Dental/Retirement benefits are available.
Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter to quimbyl@co.schoharie.ny.us. For more information please contact Susan Mallery, Schoharie County District Attorney-Elect by calling 518-234-3431.

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