If you are interested in submitting an application, please follow the process below:

  1. Download and fill out the Employment Application below.
  2. Email this form, a cover letter, your resume, and a writing sample (if applying for an Attorney Position) to prosecutor@mahoningcountyoh.gov. Please provide your full legal name and the position you are applying for in the subject line and leave your contact information in the message. We will keep your application on file for five years.
  3. We will review your application and if there is a position available, you will be contacted to schedule an interview with the hiring committee.
  4. Following the interview, we will determine whether to provide you with a full employment application that must be thoroughly completed. Our Professional Standards will then complete a full background investigation. Reasons for disqualification include, but are not limited to:
    • Prior convictions
    • History of drug use/abuse
    • Failure to provide truthful information on the employment application or during the interview process
    • Connection to gangs and/or terrorist organizations

    It should be noted that individuals may be subject to a drug test and full psychological evaluation; additionally, social media profiles will be reviewed.


Internships are available for undergraduate college students, graduate college students, and law students. For more information, head over to our Summer Internships section, where we break down the positions available to apply for and who to contact if you are interested. 

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