2022-05-11 2022-06-15

Attorney II or Senior Attorney

St. Johns River Water Management District
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Palatka, Florida
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 83472
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Palatka, Florida
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 83472
  • Organization Website

Office of General Counsel

Two positions will be hired from this applicant pool.

The St. Johns River Water Management District (District Office of General Counsel is seeking to fill two Attorney positions. In these positions, the attorney will represent the District in civil and administrative proceedings, as well as in permitting and enforcement regulatory matters. The attorney will work closely with District staff and other stakeholders, and will provide legal analysis, advice, and representation to the District. The successful candidate will have a diligent work ethic, a proven ability to communicate and collaborate with team members, oral advocacy skills, superior writing skills, proven organizational abilities, demonstrated attentiveness to detail, demonstrated confidence and comfort working under pressure with deadlines and a commitment to personal integrity.

Minimum Qualifications:

Attorney II: Admission to the Florida Bar and three years of experience as a licensed attorney in civil litigation, administrative, environmental, governmental, real property, or contract law. A Master of Laws (LL.M.) from an accredited law school may substitute for one year of the required experience.

Senior Attorney: Admission to the Florida Bar and six years of legal experience in as a licensed attorney in civil litigation, administrative, environmental, governmental, real property, or contract law.

Additional Details:

Salary Range for Attorney II: $67,288.00 - $89,710.40 Annually

Salary Range for Senior Attorney: $72,654.40 - $96,886.40 Annually

Starting salary is based on qualifications and experience

Benefits include Florida Retirement System, health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, long-term disability, paid leave and holidays, professional development, work/life balance (including hybrid telework arrangements), and meaningful work. SJRWMD is an eligible employer for public service loan forgiveness (PSLF).

Your application will receive careful consideration, and if selected for an interview, you will be contacted to schedule an appointment. St. Johns River Water Management District participates in E-Verify. E-Verify is an internet-based system that allows businesses to determine the eligibility of their employees to work in the United States.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Veterans’ Preference/Drug-Free and Tobacco-Free Workplace

Location: Palatka, Florida

Closing Date: Open until filled

Apply: https://www.sjrwmd.com/jobs

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