Employment Opportunities

The Alameda County District Attorney's Office is proud to offer great opportunities for our employees in one of the nation's leading prosecutorial offices.

We have opportunities for attorneys, inspectors, as well as a variety of support staff in our nine offices around the Alameda County, serving a population of more than 1.5 million people.

Consistently, we attract well-qualified candidates who seek to join our office and make a difference in the lives of the community we serve. What we look for in our staff is flexibility, the ability to think innovatively, as well as to be able to work both independently and in a team.

The Alameda County District Attorney’s Office is an equal opportunity employer

Current Vacancies:

Crime Analyst


Conducts complex research and analysis; provides timely and pertinent information relating to serious and prolific offenders, crime hotspots, and
criminal groups. Researches, analyzes, and maps crime trends and patterns; disseminates information related to criminal activity; assists patrol, investigations,
and administrative staff in planning the deployment of resources for the prevention and suppression of criminal activities; participates in crime research and
intelligence analysis activities with other local, state and federal agencies; and does related work as required.

Application deadline of January 9, 2022 at 5:00pm.

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Public Assistance Investigator


Public Assistance Investigators, under the general supervision of an Inspector III, conducts investigations relating to suspected fraudulent payments associated with In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) and suspected fraudulent receipt of or application for public assistance, in order to obtain and present facts and evidence to support administrative action and/or criminal prosecution, and performs related work as required.

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Inspector II -- this is an open posting


The Inspector II is under direction to investigate, prepare and manage cases for trial, both criminal and civil violations under the jurisdiction of the District Attorney.

The District Attorney’s Inspector is a fully sworn “Peace Officer” as defined in Section 830.1 of the California Penal Code and as such is required to carry a firearm and perform duties of a “Peace Officer.”

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The District Attorney Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender or physical ability are encouraged to apply.