Employment Opportunities

Scotts Bluff County Attorneys

The Scotts Bluff County Attorney and Scotts Bluff County Public Defender’s Office are currently accepting applications for Attorneys. Requirements: Graduation from an accredited law school, member of the Nebraska Bar, good written and verbal communication skills. This position qualifies for Veteran’s Preference. Benefits include health, dental, vision, life insurance and retirement. Applications taken until positions are filled.

To apply submit cover letter, resume and County application to: Personnel Department, 1825 10th Street, Gering, NE 69341. Posted: 8.30.20

For additional information call 308-436-6718 or go to http://www.scottsbluffcounty.org/personnel/employment-jobs.html

Scotts Bluff County is EOE/AA

NEW LISTING: Seeking Applications for Deputy Lancaster County Attorney

The Lancaster County Attorney’s Office is seeking an attorney to fill the full-time position of Deputy County Attorney.  Responsibilities of the office include, but are not limited to: criminal prosecution, juvenile court, child support, and civil litigation.  This attorney could initially serve in either the Criminal, Juvenile, or Child Support Divisions depending upon experience and the office’s need.  Applicants must possess a J.D. degree and be, or will soon be, duly licensed and authorized to practice as an attorney under the laws of Nebraska.  Salary is dependent upon experience; the current pay range for Deputy County Attorneys (ATTORNEY I) is $69,765.28 (Step 1) to $89,363.04 (Step 8).  Please submit cover letter, resumé, and legal writing sample to:  Doug Cyr, Chief Deputy Lancaster County Attorney, 575 S. 10th Street, Lincoln, Nebraska 68508 or at dcyr@lancaster.ne.gov.  Lancaster County is an EOE.

Interim Merrick County Attorney

Merrick County Attorney’s Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Interim County Attorney to fill the remainder of the unexpired term of office and until a successor is elected and qualified. This position involves handling traffic, criminal and juvenile prosecution, civil litigation, child support, inheritance tax review, insufficient funds checks, and juvenile diversion/truancy prevention. Requirements: Graduation from an accredited law school, member of the Nebraska State Bar with at least two-years practice experience, a resident of the State of Nebraska, and good written and verbal communication skills. Criminal prosecution experience with prior governmental service/work and civil practice experience a plus. Salary negotiable. Benefits package includes retirement and health insurance. Dental insurance and vision insurance available at employee’s expense. Applications for this position will be accepted until March 12, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. To apply submit cover letter, resume, and County application to:  Marcia Wichmann, Merrick County Clerk, 1510 18th Street, P.O. Box 27, Central City, NE 68826. Merrick County is an equal opportunity employer. This position is subject to veteran’s preference. Posted 3.1.21

Hall County Deputy Attorney Opening

Hall County Attorney’s Office is seeking an attorney to fill the full-time position of Deputy County Attorney. Duties will include various levels of criminal prosecution, and may include juvenile court, civil litigation and mental health board proceedings. Motivated individuals with a strong interest in criminal and civil litigation are encouraged to apply. Candidates with zero to three years’ experience and/or newly admitted attorneys with strong credentials will be considered. Admission to Nebraska Bar is required. Send cover letter, references and resume to: Martin Klein, Hall County Attorney, 231 South Locust Street, Grand Island, NE 68801, or fax to (308) 385-5111 Position is opened until filled. Hall County is an EOE. Posted 3.2.21