Assistant District Attorney - District V

at State of Maine, Bureau of Human Resources in Bangor, Maine, United States

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Assistant District Attorney – District V

Bangor , Maine , United States | Legal | Full-time Apply by: June 11, 2021 Apply with Linkedin Apply with IndeedApply

Assistant District Attorney

Prosecutorial District 5, Penobscot and Piscataquis Counties

Please DO NOT APPLY ONLINE – See Applications Instructions below *

Opening Date: June 8, 2021

Closing Date: June 11, 2021

Class Code: 0206

Position Number: 006100051

Grade: 1

Salary: Salary is established by grant funding

The District Attorney’s Office is seeking an Assistant District Attorney for Penobscot and Piscataquis Counties.

This Assistant District Attorney will develop, train, or expand units of law enforcement officers and prosecutors specifically targeting violent sexual assault, human trafficking and domestic violence crimes.

Develop and implement more effective police and prosecution policies, protocols, orders and services specifically devoted to preventing, identifying and responding to violent crimes, including crimes of sexual assault and domestic violence.

Support formal and informal statewide multidisciplinary efforts to coordinate the response of agencies to violent crimes and domestic violence, sexual violence, dating violence, and stalking.

Develop evidence-based policies and practices in responding to domestic violence and sexual violence.

Training – victim services providers, law enforcement, prosecution, medical and other first responders.

Jury Trials-bring sexual assault and domestic violence cases to jury trial including developing best practice protocols for the handling of expert witnesses in these cases. Enhance adjudication process and ensure victim safety.

A valid driver’s license and reliable transportation is required.


Candidates should have a strong desire for a career in litigation. High ethical standards, sound judgment, strong communication and inter-personal skills, and good organizational/time management skills are essential. Candidates must be members of the Maine Bar and in good standing. Salary and benefits are as established by the wage scale.

Application Instructions – Please DO NOT APPLY ONLINE

If you are interested in applying for this position, prepare a cover letter highlighting your experience and qualifications that make you a strong candidate for the position.

Include resume, writing sample, three references (to include one work-related reference), and a copy of your Maine Board of Overseers of the B

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State of Maine, Bureau of Human Resources


Bangor, Maine 04402
United States

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Job Posting: JC185417785

Posted On: Jun 10, 2021

Updated On: Jun 14, 2021