Employment Opportunities


Position Title:     Assistant County Attorney

Department:      Mahnomen County Attorney’s Office

Education:           Juris Doctor Degree, Licensed to Practice Law in the State of Minnesota

Position Type:     Permanent Full Time 

Salary:                  $51,604  per year

The Mahnomen County Attorney’s Office currently announces an opening for a full-time assistant county attorney. The position requires a variety of supervisory and administrative work in prosecuting misdemeanors, gross misdemeanors, felonies, juvenile, guardianship, commitment, and paternity actions for the county.  The candidate will perform a great deal of administrative work in researching, reading, and interviewing in general preparation for each case.  The candidate will also be responsible for charging, investigating, and representing the county in each court appearance.  The candidate will also work with other agencies to perform quality work ethics.  The candidate will perform all other duties as assigned or directed by the County Attorney. 

All applicants must have a minimum of two years of experience in criminal prosecution or defense, have graduated from an accredited law school with a Juris Doctor Degree, and have a license to practice law in the State of Minnesota. 

Applications are also available from the Mahnomen County Attorney’s Office, Post Office Box 439, Mahnomen, Minnesota 56557, or by telephone at (218) 935-2378.  An application must be submitted no later than 4:30 p.m. on 19 February 2016. 

Mahnomen County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Mahnomen County Courthouse, 311 N. Main Street, Mahnomen, MN  56557-0379 | Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

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