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Employment Opportunities

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 be 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 Susan Custer. Employment opportunities are posted as they are received. If there are no postings, check back at a later date.

Arlington County Attorney's Office is seeking to fill the following Assistant County Attorney positions to provide legal services in a wide variety of local government areas:

Assistant County Attorney III

The County Attorney's Office is seeking an attorney with high-quality legal knowledge and skills in the areas of collective bargaining and employment law, including considerable experience in drafting, negotiating, and implementing labor relations contracts established as part of collective bargaining. The applicant should be proficient in collective bargaining, general employment law litigation, legal research, writing, and public speaking, as well as enjoy a wide variety of challenging legal work.  The position is in the Office of the County Attorney's Personnel Section.

The County Attorney's Office is seeking an attorney with high-quality legal knowledge and skills in the areas of litigation and government transactional work. More specifically, the applicant should be proficient in general civil litigation, transactional work, legal research, writing, and public speaking, as well as enjoy a wide variety of challenging legal work. The position is in the Office of the County Attorney's General Law Section.

The Land Use Section of the County Attorney's Office is seeking an attorney with high-quality legal knowledge and skills to litigate and provide advice in the areas of land use, zoning, environmental, and local government law. The position will entail significant amounts of legal research and writing; public speaking; and other general, civil, and administrative law duties.

The Fauquier County Attorney’s Office is seeking qualified applicants for an Assistant County Attorney. Just 40 miles west of Washington, D.C., nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains at the southern edge of Northern Virginia, Fauquier County is a growing community with a population of just under 73,000. You know you are in Fauquier County when the air changes, fast-paced city life melts into the distance, and your eyes open to the beauty, charm and wonder of Virginia’s horse & wine country.

Arlington County is seeking an attorney to serve as an Assistant County Attorney at Level III, although it may be filled at Level II depending on qualifications. The appointee to this senior level position will provide legal services in a wide variety of local government law areas. The primary duties expected of this position focus on local government labor relations matters, collective bargaining with the County’s bargaining units, and employment law. The successful applicant will counsel and represent the County in collective bargaining with the County’s bargaining units.

The City of Hampton is seeking an assistant city attorney to assist the City Attorney and the Sr. Deputy City Attorney in providing responsible and routine legal counsel, advice, and guidance to Hampton City Council, City departments, and a variety of City boards and commissions. The Assistant City Attorney's duties generally include civil litigation in state courts, provide legal services to various City departments, prosecution of criminal City code violations and behavior health docket cases.