EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Job Summary

Location - Pago Pago, American Samoa

Career Level - Mid-career (2+ years of experience).

Education - Law Degree 

Job Type - Full Time

Positions - Open

Compensation - Salary + Housing Benefits + Moving Stipend

Criminal Prosecutor

Assistant Attorney's General represent the Government of American Samoa in felony, misdemeanor and/or juvenile prosecutions. A high degree of accuracy and attention to detail is required. Assistant AG's are responsible for prosecuting crimes in the territory and such duties will include, but not limited to, review and analyze police reports, prepare pleadings, interview victims, and witnesses, consult with law enforcement officers and investigators, negotiate plea agreements, and prepare for and conduct judicial hearing (includes first appearances, probable cause hearings, motion hearings, status conferences, trials, and sentencings).

 

This position may also include other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Attorney General, Deputy Attorney General, and Criminal Division Chief.

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Job Summary

Location - Pago Pago, American Samoa

Career Level - Mid-career (2+ years of experience).

Education - Law Degree 

Job Type - Full Time

Positions - Open

Compensation - Salary + Housing Benefits + Moving Stipend

Civil Attorney

Assistant Attorney's General represent the Government of American Samoa in a variety of civil matters. A high degree of accuracy and attention to detail is required. Assistant AG's are responsible for initiating and defending civil actions, which include, but not limited to, preparing for and conducting administrative and judicial hearings, as well as legal research and writing. The areas of practice generally include issues of tort, contract, worker's compensation defense, employment law, medical malpractice, real estate litigation, child support enforcement, appellate, constitutional, and areas of law as needed to defend the Territory and its interests.

 

This position may also include other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Attorney General, Deputy Attorney General, and Civil Division Chief. 

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Job Summary

Location - Pago Pago, American Samoa

Career Level - Mid-career (2+ years of experience).

Education -Information Technology Background 

Job Type - Full Time

Positions - Open

Compensation - Salary + GS-09/$11,917 - $30,767 p.a.

Information Technology Technician I

The Information Technology Technician I (IT) will report directly to the Information Technology Manager (Administrator, Deputy Attorney General or Attorney General in the absence of the IT Manager) in matters pertaining to Computer Systems and Software and further detailed in official job announcement linked to below. Work assignment location will be within the Attorney General's Office but reports directly to the IT Manager to trouble calls.

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To apply, please submit a copy of your resume and an application to the American Samoa Department of Human Resources. For more information from HR, you can call them at (684) 633-4485.

Deadline for submissions is May 24, 2019.

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