Entry-Level Prosecutor

The Cameron County District Attorney’s Office is seeking an entry level prosecutor to serve in the misdemeanor intake division of the Cameron County District Attorney’s Office.
This position is responsible for:
·         reviewing all misdemeanor cases submitted to the CCDA for review;
·          attending morning magistration at the jail; and,
·         representing the State in examining trials and pre-trial writs of habeas corpus.
An applicant must be dedicated to public service. Must be able to pass a criminal background check.
 
Cameron County is the 13th biggest county in Texas. The CCDA employs over 40 prosecutors, and in total has a staff of over 100 employees. The CCDA is responsible for the prosecution of state crimes in the eight (8) district courts, five (5) county courts at law, and ten (10) justice courts of Cameron County.  Uniquely situated on the border and by the sea, Cameron County offers a prosecutor a unique experience in prosecution.

Candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and completed Cameron County Employment Application to Ms. Terae Cifuentes, Office Manager, Cameron County District Attorney’s Office via email to  [email protected] or U.S. Mail to 964 E. Harrison St., Brownsville Texas 78520, ATTN Ms. Cifuentes. Please contact Ms. Cifuentes with any questions you may have at 956-544-0849.
 
The Cameron County Employment Application may be accessed via this link: http://www.co.cameron.tx.us/HR/HR-Forms/2016-07_01_Employment_Application_Email_Updated.pdf