Employment Opportunities
Join Our Team and Make a Difference.

At the Pima County Attorney's Office, you can make a difference fighting crime and pursuing justice.  Employment with the Pima County Attorney's Office offers excellent opportunities for growth and development, competitive salaries, benefits, and positive work environments. It also provides the personal satisfaction and fulfillment that come from knowing you are contributing essential services to the residents of Pima County. If you're interested in joining our team, visit the various open positions to see where you can fit in to make a difference.

All applicants must pass a criminal background investigation prior to appointment due to employees' access to records and confidential information of law enforcement agencies and detention or correctional facilities.

Attorney Positions

The Pima County Attorney’s Office is actively recruiting for Attorney-Unclassified (7660) in both Criminal and Civil Divisions. Employment status is full time and is not subject to the Pima County Merit System Rules. This recruitment is open until filled.

To view additional attorney unclassified positions, please see official announcements by visiting the Pima County Human Resources and clicking on Recruitment & Selection/Current Job Openings. www.pima.gov/hr

Applicants can apply online by going to www.pima.gov/hr

The Criminal Division prosecutes misdemeanors, felonies, and juvenile cases. The Civil Division provides legal services to the elected officials, department directors, boards and commissions of Pima County.

Desired Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited school of law. Admission to the Arizona State Bar at time of appointment.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications.

Non-Attorney Positions

The following position is currently open:

• 7120-Drug Treatment Alternative to Prison Program Coordinator

To view official announcements for other non-attorney positions please visit Pima County Human Resources and click on the Recruitment & Selection/Current Job Openings.

Applicants can apply online by going to www.pima.gov/hr

At the bottom of each position, look for those specifically identified as being within the Pima County Attorney's Office.

Some positions that are most frequently open are:

  • 3139 - Legal Processing Support
  • 3143 - Legal Secretary
  • 3145 - Paralegal
  • 3146 - Victim Advocate
  • 3162 - Administrative Support Specialist

  • Volunteers/Internships
    The Pima County Attorney's Office is seeking motivated volunteers and interns who are interested in gaining hands-on experience in the criminal justice system and working to help the County Attorney represent the people of Pima County. The County Attorney's Office offers a variety of opportunities for eligible high school, college, law school, and paralegal students. The selection process takes 1-2 weeks.

    More information about internships is available here: Expectations and Job Descriptions.

    Internship Application Process
    All prospective interns must complete and return the following materials in .pdf format to: pat.wiedhopf@pcao.pima.gov

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