The LGA, as a service to our members, posts notices of employment opportunities available in those localities and firms that are LGA members. The content of each announcement is supplied by the member, and any questions should be directed to the person identified in that announcement.
Postings to the Employment Opportunity page will run for 30 days and then deleted, unless we are instructed otherwise when the posting is requested.
LGA members desiring to post an announcement in this section may send the announcement to Adele MacLean, email@example.com.
Employment opportunities are posted as they are received. If there are no postings, check back at a later date.
Deputy/Senior Assistant County Attorney
The County Attorney's Office seeks an energetic Deputy/Senior Assistant County Attorney who enjoys the varied challenges of a fast paced, high volume local government practice. We offer an excellent benefits package, including membership in the Virginia Retirement System. The successful candidate will be responsible for pursuit/defense of complex civil litigation, including but not limited to erroneous assessment cases, transportation and construction contract claims; s/he will also perform legal research and prepare legal opinions and briefs; review bonds, contracts, and planning documents; and provide legal advice to various county departments. The ideal applicant will have at least seven to ten years of local government experience, including experience litigating matters at both state and federal court levels. Experience handling complex land use matters, as well as employment law issues and tax-related litigation preferred. A valid Virginia law license and good standing with the Virginia State Bar is required. Salary range is $90,000 to $138,999, depending on qualifications. Submit an on-line County employment application, resume, writing sample, case information highlighting litigation experience, and law school transcripts at www.spotsylvania.va.us. Spotsylvania County is an equal opportunity employer. The position will remain open until filled.
Assistant County Attorney
The Spotsylvania County Attorney's Office seeks an energetic attorney who enjoys the varied challenges of local government practice. We offer excellent benefits (including membership in the Virginia Retirement System) and the opportunity to reap the rewards of representing a dynamic, growing community. Our office also offers an opportunity to form a healthy work/life balance. The Assistant County Attorney will litigate cases in all state and federal courts, perform legal research; prepare legal opinions and briefs; review bonds and contracts; review planning documents; and provide legal advice to various County Departments. The position requires the ability to communicate well both orally and in writing. Experience in zoning, animal control and general code compliance cases preferred. License to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia and Juris Doctor required; two to five years of legal experience is desirable. Previous government experience helpful. Please submit a resume, transcript and writing sample with a County employment application at www.spotsylvania.va.us. Starting Salary Range: $75,046.00 to $97,561.00 depending on qualifications. Position is open until filled. Call 540/507-7290 with any questions. EOE.