Family Support Unit Administrator, Clark County District Attorney, Family Support Division

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada

The Family Support Division of the Clark County District Attorney’s Office is a dynamic, evolving organization committed to serving our community through leadership and development of our staff. Recognized in 2013 by NCSEA as the Most Improved Program in the country, we continue to be performance driven and data based. Our office is pleased to announce that applications are being accepted for a vacancy on our Management Team. The selected individual will be a respected advisor and strategic partner with the Assistant Director and Assistant District Attorney.


  • Assists in planning, organizing, administering, reviewing and evaluating the work of division staff through subordinate supervisors.
  • Assists in overseeing or provides for the selection, training, professional development and discipline of assigned staff.
  • Provides input into developing, implementing, and monitoring goals, objectives, policies, procedures and work standards for the Family Support Division.
  • Contributes to the overall quality of the division’s service goals by developing and coordinating assigned work teams.
  • Assists in coordinating the activities and services of the division with the courts and other agencies to meet the mandated mission of the division.
  • Confers with department and division management to assess service needs and solve problems.
  • Assists division supervisors regarding personnel, operational, and related issues.
  • Plans, coordinates and conducts a variety of projects and studies related to the work; reviews or develops reports of findings, alternatives and recommendations.
  • Recommends policy and procedural improvements to meet adopted changes or improve service effectiveness.
  • Maintains or directs the maintenance of accurate records and files; directs the preparation of or prepares periodic or special reports related to assigned areas of responsibility for the division.
  • Meets the established goals of the department.
  • Completes and prepares reports on other projects and duties as assigned.
  • Collects and prepares statistical reports as assigned.
  • Assists with department strategic planning.
  • Uses standard office equipment, including a computer, in the course of the work; may drive a motor vehicle or be able to arrange for appropriate transportation in order to visit off premise sites and attend off-site meetings.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, or Public Administration, Social Science, or a field related to the work AND
  • three (3) years of full-time experience in program administration in a public service legal or child support setting which required performing legal research, reading and interpreting laws and statutes, and preparing and administering policies and procedures; one (1) year of which included full supervisory responsibility over subordinate professional staff in a major organizational subdivision.

How to Apply
To apply for this position, visit Clark County’s job posting, select apply, and follow the directions to create an account online.

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