Closing Date: 6th December, 2023


Prosecutorial District III

*Please DO NOT APPLY ONLINE – See Application Instructions below ***

Opening Date: November 20, 2023

Closing Date: December 6, 2023

Class Code: 0206

Position Number: 006100057

Grade: 1

Salary: $65,790.40 - $127,400.00/annually (Salary competitive and based upon qualifications)*
Pursuant to 5 MRS 196, the salary for this position has been set by the Office of the Attorney General

The District Attorney's Office is seeking a full time Assistant District Attorney.

This Assistant District Attorney will be primarily responsible for criminal prosecutions in the Unified Criminal Court in Androscoggin County, as well as appellate cases before the Law Court. Candidates should have a strong desire for a career in litigation. Trial experience and developed trial skills a plus. High ethical standards, sound judgment, strong communication and inter-personal skills, and good organizational/time management skills are essential. Candidates must be members of the Maine Bar and in good standing. Salary and benefits are as established by the wage scale.

Androscoggin County District Attorney's Office (Assistant District Attorney - District 3)

Minimum Qualificatons
Applicants Must Be Members of The Maine Bar in Good Standing, Have an Eye for Legal Detail, Be Interested in Complex State and Federal Regulations, Have Strong Legal Advocacy and Writing Skills, and Have a Demonstrated Ability to Function Effectively as Part of A Team.

No Matter Where You Work Across Maine State Government, You Find Employees Who Embody Our State Motto—"dirigo" or "i Lead"—as They Provide Essential Services to Mainers Every Day. We Believe in Supporting Our Workforce's Health and Wellbeing with A Valuable Total Compensation Package, Including:
  • Work-Life Balance – Rest Is Essential. Take Time for Yourself Using 13 Paid Holidays, 12 Days of Sick Leave, and 3+ Weeks of Vacation Leave Vacation Leave Accrual Increases with Years of Service, and Overtime-Exempt Employees Receive Personal Leave.
  • Health Insurance Coverage– the State of Maine Pays 85%-100% of Employee-Only Premiums ($9,893.52-$11,057.52 Annual Value), Depending on Salary. Use This Chart to Find the Premium Costs for You and Your Family, Including the Percentage of Dependent Coverage Paid by The State.
  • Health Insurance Premium Credit– Participation Decreases Employee-Only Premiums by 5%. Visit the Office of Employee Health and Wellness for More Information About Program Requirements.
  • Dental Insurance– the State of Maine Pays 100% of Employee-Only Dental Premiums ($350.40 Annual Value).
  • Retirement Plan– the State of Maine Contributes 13.16% of Pay to The Maine Public Employees Retirement System (maine Pers), on Behalf of The Employee.
  • Gym Membership Reimbursement– Improve Overall Health with Regular Exercise and Receive up To $40 per Month to Offset This Expense.
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts– Set Aside Money Pre-Tax to Help Pay for Out-Of-Pocket Health Care Expenses And/or Daycare Expenses.
  • Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness– the State of Maine Is a Qualified Employer for This Federal Program. for More Information, Visit the Federal Student Aid Office.
  • Living Resources Program – Navigate Challenging Work and Life Situations with Our Employee Assistance Program.
  • Parental Leave Is One of The Most Important Benefits for Any Working Parent. All Employees Who Are Welcoming a Child—including Fathers and Adoptive Parents—receive Four Weeks of Fully Paid Parental Leave. Additional, Unpaid Leave May Also Be Available, Under the Family and Medical Leave Act. (
  • Voluntary Deferred Compensation– Save Additional Pre-Tax Funds for Retirement in A Maine Saves 457(b) Account Through Payroll Deductions.
  • Learn About Additional Wellness Benefits for State Employees from The Office of Employee Health and Wellness. (

The District Attorney's Office, Maine State Government and The Office of The Attorney General Are Equal Opportunity Employers. We Celebrate Diversity and Are Committed to Creating an Inclusive Environment for All Employees. We Provide Reasonable Accommodations to Qualified Individuals with Disabilities