Assistant District Attorney

Recruitment #220524-UNCE-291



Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume with references, and writing sample to
Adam R. Scharn
First Assistant District Attorney 
109 E. Carl Albert Pkwy, OK 74501 (Email is preferred) 


Position Title: Assistant District Attorney 
Location: Pittsburg County (McAlester, OK) 
Status: Full-time, Immediate Opening 
Salary: Commensurate with Experience. 
The 18th Prosecutorial District for Pittsburg and Haskell Counties is seeking a fulltime Assistant District Attorney for the Pittsburg County Office to begin immediately.  District 18 has received a federal grant for the specific purpose employing a prosecutor who will specialize in domestic violence prosecution and sex crimes committed against women.  While the position requires a focus on domestic violence and sex crimes, the prosecutor will also be responsible for violent crimes committed against women by their domestic partners or former domestic partners, such as kidnapping, assault and battery with a dangerous or deadly weapon, and other crimes of this nature.  Because a portion of the salary will be funded from sources other than the VAWA Grant, the prosecutor will have the opportunity to handle other types of crimes, as well.
Prior prosecutorial experience is preferred but not required.

The Oklahoma District Attorneys Council (DAC) provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type based on race, color, religion, age, sex (including gender identity or expression and pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. DAC also has a strict no-retaliation policy that prohibits retaliation against individuals who report discrimination or harassment, or who participate in investigations into such conduct. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.