Administrative / Support Staff Positions

Current Position Open:

District Court Administrative Assistant:
in one of the County's District Courts- (Brockton, Plymouth, Wareham or Hingham)

Primary duties include but are not limited to:
  • Administrative support for the district court and staff
  • Develop, maintain and update files, records and databases
  • Data entry into the District Attorney's case management system (DAMION)
  • General receptionist duties to include answering telephones and directing callers and visitors in a professional manner
  • Copy documents, retrieve files and manage internal and external mail flow
  • Prepare letters and correspondence and summons witnesses
  • Assist with any projects and perform other duties as assigned
  • Superb customer service skills to assist visitors and the public
  • At least two years of full-time or equivalent part-time administrative work experience
  • Strong computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent organizational skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Capability of mastering the District Attorney's database system (DAMION)
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and maturity in handling sensitive matters
  • Diplomacy in dealing with professionals and members of the public
  • Self-motivated individual who works well both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to establish and maintain harmonious relationships with fellow employees and other government agencies
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, prioritize effectively and meet deadlines
  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to work at any one of the Plymouth County District Attorney's Office locations in Brockton, Plymouth, Wareham and Hingham
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of criminal law
  • An understanding of the role of a prosecutor's office
  • Experience with the DAMION case management system
A background check is required.  Staff members may be transferred to any one of the job sites of the District Attorney based on office needs.

Starting salary is $30,000, along with a comprehensive benefits package that is offered to all employees.  Benefits include paid vacation, personal and sick time leave; health, dental and vision insurance.  Employees also have the ability to elect Life Insurance, Deferred Compensation Savings and Tuition Remission along with other programs.

The Plymouth County District Attorney's Office affords equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, sexual identity or expression, genetics, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, political affiliation, veteran status or any other status that is protected by local, state or federal law.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume, along with references to: Danielle Harrison, Director of Human Resources at: PlymouthDA.JobApplications@MassMail.State.MA.US

Diversity Officer/ADA Coordinator: Maria DoCanto 508-894-2593

Plymouth County District Attorney´s Office
32 Belmont Street
Brockton, MA 02301