Ontario County Assistant District Attorney
(non-competitive civil service position)
Starting 2018 Salary: $66,582.00 with full benefits
Salary after 3 years: $94,909.00 (based on 2018 compensation plan)
Typical Job Duties:
Assist the District Attorney in handling a full caseload of criminal matters from arraignments, preliminary hearings, pretrial proceedings and hearings, through trials and appeals. Work includes investigations, legal research, and preparation of pretrial motions and trial memoranda. Required to appear at criminal and administrative proceedings in the local, county, and state courts in Ontario County. Must be able to communicate with law enforcement, conduct interviews of witnesses, and have strong research and writing skills.
Must have a degree from a regionally accredited college or university and a Juris Doctorate Degree from an accredited Law School. Must be admitted to the NYS Bar. Must become a resident of Ontario County within one year following first date of employment and remain a resident of Ontario County.
The Assistant District Attorney shall hold no other public or political office, and shall devote full working time to the County.
Send Ontario County Employment Application, cover letter and resume to the Ontario County Department of Human Resources, 3019 County Complex Drive, Canandaigua, NY 14424.
Application is available at www.co.ontario.ny.us