September 21, 2017

JOBS

UNION COUNTY Deputy State’s Attorney

ANTICIPATED SALARY RANGE:  $4,000 – $4,210 Monthly

The Union County State’s Attorney’s Office has an immediate opening for a Deputy State’s Attorney. This is a full-time salaried position with benefits. Employment will start as soon as practical.  Applications will be accepted until the right candidate is found and the position is filled.  The successful applicant will perform professional legal work on behalf of Union County and county departments in civil and criminal court and in administrative proceedings. The Duties of this position require the applicant to answer to the State’s Attorney and work well with the current employees in the department.  Additionally, the successful applicant will be able to professionally work with law enforcement, community members, and victims, in the preparation of criminal cases.  The successful applicant will conduct legal research and prepare documents as necessary for motions and pleadings to defend, and litigate criminal and civil cases.  The successful applicant must be detail oriented and willing to assist where needed.  Qualification for employment is a Juris Doctorate degree and admitted to practice law in the State of South Dakota.  No experience is required.  Interested individuals are encouraged to apply by submitting a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and a five-page or less legal writing sample to Union County State’s Attorney’s Office, 209 East Main St. ~ Suite 140, Elk Point, SD 57025, or by submitting a complete application via e-mail to Jerry.Miller@unioncountysd.org  with the subject line: APPLICATION

Review of Applications will begin on October 20, 2017.

UNION COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Legal Assistant, Victims Advocate, Court Order Compliance, and Welfare

The Union State’s Attorney’s office is seeking a part-time employee to fulfill the role as a Legal Assistant, Victims Advocate, Court Order Compliance, and Welfare.   The qualified candidate will have excellent computer skills, bookkeeping & accounting knowledge, as well as excellent communication skills and be able to work in a fast-paced environment.  The applicant must also have to ability to work well with the public.   This is a part-time position working 19 hours per week. Benefits are not included in this position.

A resume with references may be sent  to Union County State’s Attorney’s Office, 209 East Main St. ~ Suite 140, Elk Point, SD 57025, or by submitting a complete application via e-mail to Jerry.Miller@unioncountysd.org  with the subject line: APPLICATION

Application deadline is 5:00 pm September 29th, 2017.

UNION COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER