Assistant County Attorney

Attorney's Office

Faribault County Central Services is accepting applications for Assistant County Attorney. The Assistant County Attorney serves at the pleasure of the County Attorney and is required to administer and enforce the laws of the State of Minnesota and its political subdivision. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:  felony, gross misdemeanor, and misdemeanor criminal prosecutions, juvenile prosecution, child protection law, child support, and general civil practice in all courts of the State. The annual salary range is $63,814.40 to $88,774.40 based on experience, plus full benefit package. This is an exempt position.

Required Qualifications include:  Bachelor’s and Juris Doctor degree, admitted to practice law in the State of Minnesota, yearly continuing legal education requirements as required by Minnesota Supreme Court and experience in the practice of law related to public sector work. A current Minnesota driver’s license and successfully passes a criminal background check.

Desired Qualifications include:  Experience working as an Assistant County Attorney or City Attorney or other prosecution related experience, experience as a Public Defender, experience as a judicial law clerk.

Applications, resume, and cover letter will be accepted through 4:30 p.m. on July 1st, 2022.

CLICK HERE to go to our "Forms and Resources" page for a downloadable application form and other pre-employment resources.  Applications are also available at the Central Services office.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer