TRANSACTIONAL ATTORNEY - City of San Jose

  • City of San Jose
  • San Jose, California
  • Jun 04, 2022
Full Time Legal Services Management
  • Salary: $96,321 to $217,169 USD
  • Salary Top: $217,169
  • Apply By: May 05, 2022

Summary

Per the City’s COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination Policy, the City requires all employees starting on or after February 11, 2022, to provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment absent a documented medical and/or religious exemption. Proof of vaccination means that employees are required to be “up-to-date” with regards to the COVID-19 vaccine. Consistent with the Santa Clara County Public Health Order issued on December 28, 2021, "up-to-date" means that an employee is not only "fully vaccinated," but has also obtained any booster doses of a COVID-19 vaccination for which they are eligible, within 15 days of first becoming eligible.

The City of San José, Office of the City Attorney is seeking a transactional attorney with California municipal law or government regulatory experience. Experience with land use, development, planning, and housing matters is desirable but not required.

Job Description

This position will play an important role in providing advice and transactional services to the Mayor and City Council, City Manager, administrative departments, and boards and commissions, while also assisting with the implementation of major projects.

Job Requirements

Admission to the California State Bar is required for this position. A minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience and good academic background is preferred. The successful candidate will possess excellent research, negotiation, and analytical abilities, along with superior writing, communication and interpersonal skills.

Special Instructions

Please mention you found this employment opportunity on the CareersInGovernment.com job board.

Additional Information

Please send a cover letter and resume including complete employment history to: Nora Frimann, City Attorney, 200 East Santa Clara Street, 16th Floor Tower, San Jose, CA 95113, or e-mail to atty.res@sanjoseca.gov. Application deadline is March 4, 2022, and the most qualified candidates will be invited for an interview. EOE

Remote-eligible (Remote work is a type of flexible working arrangement that allows an employee to work from remote location)

No

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