Hiring: Assistant County Attorney


The Poweshiek County Attorney is accepting applications for a full-time Assistant County Attorney.   Duties of the position include prosecution of simple misdemeanor and some indictable offenses, mental health cases, juvenile cases, and other duties as required.

Applicants must be licensed to practice law in the State of Iowa.  The ideal candidate will have trial experience and at least two years experience practicing law.  The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills and the ability to manage a large caseload.  Prior prosecution experience is preferred but not required.

Salary is dependent upon qualifications and experience.  Applicants will be subject to a background check and finalists will be required to complete a pre-employment drug-screen and physical.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references to:

Bart K. Klaver
Poweshiek County Attorney
PO Box 455
Montezuma, IA 50171

Applications must be received by December 14, 2018.  No phone calls please.  Electronic submission is encouraged.

Poweshiek County is an equal opportunity employer.