Employment Opportunities
At the Pima County Attorney's Office, you can make a difference fighting crime and pursuing justice.  Employment with the Pima County Attorney's Office offers excellent opportunities for growth and development, competitive salaries, benefits, and positive work environments. It also provides the personal satisfaction and fulfillment that come from knowing you are contributing essential services to the residents of Pima County. If you're interested in joining our team, visit the various open positions to see where you can fit in to make a difference.

All applicants must pass a criminal background investigation prior to appointment due to employees' access to records and confidential information of law enforcement agencies and detention or correctional facilities.

Applications and official announcements are available at:
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Pima County
Human Resources Dept.
150 West Congress, 4th floor
Tucson, AZ 85701
www.pima.gov/hr
Attorney Positions

The Pima County Attorney’s Office is actively recruiting for Attorney-Unclassified (7660) in the Criminal Division. Employment status is full time and is not subject to the Pima County Merit System Rules. This recruitment is open until filled.

The Criminal Division prosecutes misdemeanors, felonies, and juvenile cases. The Civil Division provides legal services to the elected officials, department directors, boards and commissions of Pima County.


Desired Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited school of law. Admission to the Arizona State Bar at time of appointment.Salary: Commensurate with qualifications.

Click here to apply and for more information.

Non-Attorney Positions
The Pima County Attorney’s office is currently recruiting for qualified applicants for the following position(s). Employment status is for full-time positions.
• Victim Advocate- 3146
Position open until filled.

The Pima County Attorney’s Office Victim Services Division is hiring Victim Advocates. Victim Advocates provide support, education and empowerment to victims of crime both immediately following a crime and throughout the criminal justice system.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in crisis response/intervention working with crime victims
  • Graduate of the Pima County Attorney’s Office Victim Witness Basic Crisis Training
  • Experience in social service or mental health service provision
  • Experience conducting trainings or presentations
  • Experience working with or supporting volunteers


  • Click here to apply and for more information.

    The Pima County Attorney’s office is currently building a register for qualified applicants for the following positions (Civil and Criminal Divisions):

    Paralegal – 3145

    Legal Secretary – 3143

    Legal Processing Support – 3139

    Employment status is for full-time positions.




    Volunteers/Internships
    The Pima County Attorney's Office is seeking motivated volunteers and interns who are interested in gaining hands-on experience in the criminal justice system and working to help the County Attorney represent the people of Pima County. The County Attorney's Office offers a variety of opportunities for eligible high school, college, law school, and paralegal students. The selection process takes 1-2 weeks.

    More information about internships is available here: Expectations and Job Descriptions.

    Internship Application Process
    All prospective interns must complete and return the following materials in .pdf format to: cheryl.lapper@pcao.pima.gov

    Resource Center
    Volunteers/Interns
    Volunteer/Intern Application
    Volunteer/Intern background check
    Notice of release
    Internship Expectations
    Internship Job Description
    Links
    Pima County Human Resources
    Pima County Job Titles
    Reports
    Equal Employment Opportunity Policy Utilization Report
    A copy of the EEOP Utilization Report is also available for review at the personnel office.
    Contact
    For recruitment questions/concerns, hr@pima.gov

    32 N. Stone Avenue, Tucson, Arizona 85701