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Employment Opportunity – Part Time Assistant Prosecuting Attorney:

by | Sep 28, 2021



The Wayne County Prosecuting Attorney and the Wayne County Child Support Enforcement Agency is seeking to fill an opening for a part-time Assistant Prosecuting Attorney. This position is part-time (10-15 hours per week), unclassified, and FLSA exempt. The starting wage for this position is commensurate with experience and level of skills, abilities and knowledge as outlined below. Upon successful completion of the probationary period, this position is eligible for remote work.


Qualifications: Must possess a Juris Doctorate degree. Must be licensed to practice law in the state of Ohio and be a member in good standing with the Supreme Court of Ohio. Trial and child support experience is preferred.


Duties: Reviews cases and determines appropriate legal or CSEA administrative actions to be taken. Prepares and reviews various basic and complex legal documents independently.  Provides legal advice, consultation, research and other guidance to CSEA management and staff regarding all matters of child support, including child and medical support and paternity related matters Represents the Child Support Enforcement Agency (CSEA) in matters before Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court of Wayne County Court of Common Pleas to assist the Supervising APA, as needed. Prepares and assists management in the preparation, implementation, and training of staff in policy and procedure


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Thorough knowledge of local, state, and federal processes and procedures that impact the department and child support program. Maintain all continuing education requirements as established by the Supreme Court of Ohio. Ability to provide legal guidance to the CSEA. The ability to think fast on one’s feet, a strong sense of professional behavior, impeccable integrity, and an ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate must possess superior organizational skills and be proficient in computer operations including Microsoft Office Suite.  The successful candidate must possess superior oral and written communication skills, work independently, extract information from various sources and present and explain relevant policies and procedures.


Applications:  Must be 18 years or older to apply. Submit a Wayne County Employment Application, resume and cover letter outlining your ability to fulfill the responsibilities of this position to Shayne M. Oehlhof, Wayne County CSEA Director, 428 W. Liberty St., Suite 11, Wooster, Ohio 44691 or via e-mail at Shayne.Oehlhof1@jfs.ohio.gov. Applications are at the Commissioners’ Office, 428 W. Liberty Street, Wooster, Ohio 44691 or via the internet at http://www.wayneohio.org/employment-opportunitiesApplications must be submitted and received on or before EOB on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8th, 2021.


We are an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate based on sex, race, creed, color, age, national origin, or disability.



Date posted: September 27, 2021