Assistant District Attorney

RICHMOND COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY
The men and women of the Richmond County District Attorney’s office work each day in partnership with Law Enforcement and the people of Staten Island to pursue justice for victims of crime, to prevent crime in all its forms, and to promote the safety and well-being of all citizens of our Borough.

THE ROLE
The Richmond County District Attorney’s Office is seeking a full-time admitted mid-level Assistant District Attorney.


Minimum Qual Requirements

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
1. New York Bar admission
2. Must be a New York State resident.


Preferred Skills

  • PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Supervisory experience and foreign language skills a plus;
  • At least 6 years’ experience in prosecuting misdemeanors;
  • Strong analytical, organizational, written and oral communication skills;
  • Resourcefulness and ability to work independently and as part of a team


Additional Information

CIVIL SERVICE TITLE: Assistant District Attorney
SALARY RANGE: $85,000 - $130,000, Commensurate with experience; full NYC benefits package
APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 7, 2019, or until filled


To Apply

  • TO APPLY: ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED THROUGH THE NYC JOBS WEBSITE
    City Employees – Click here and log in to ESS.
    Non-City Employees – Go to https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/
  • Search for job ID number: 416028
  • Click on the job business title: Assistant District Attorney
  • Click on “Apply Now” at the bottom of the posting

  • Please submit a writing sample with your cover letter.
    Only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
    The candidate selected for this position must be a resident of the City of New York or become a resident within 90 days of appointment.

    THE RICHMOND COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND A COPY OF THE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY PROGRAMS IS AVAILABLE IN THE HUMAN CAPITAL DIVISION. THE DEPARTMENT MAKES AVAILABLE ACCOMMODATIONS FOR DISABLED APPLICANTS


Residency Requirement

New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.