Position title
Assistant County Attorney

Guthrie County Attorney's Office is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Guthrie County Attorney.  Duties of the position will include prosecution of criminal offenses, including but not limited to simple misdemeanors, traffic offenses, and indictable misdemeanors.  Other cases will be assigned based on skill level and could include felonies, juvenile and mental health cases, as well as performing civil legal work as needed.

Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience and will be in the range of $70,000 - $88,000 per year.


Applicants must be licensed to practice law in the State of Iowa.  Experience is preferred, but those who have recently been admitted to practice are encouraged to apply.

Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check, pre-employment drug screen and pre-employment physical.

Job Benefits

Benefits include: IPERS, medical, dental, vision and life insurance, paid vacation, sick time and personal days.


Applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample by email to [email protected]

Applications may be submitted at any time.  The position will be available until filled.  The expected start date of employment is January 3, 2023.

Guthrie County is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Location
Guthrie County Attorney's Office
Date posted
November 28, 2022
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