Salary: $6,853.01 - $8,226.90 Monthly
In this newly created position, you will be part of the Colorado Springs City Attorney's Office Utilities Division. You will provide general transactional and advisory legal services for Utilities and other City departments and enterprises, including providing appropriate legal advice and drafting services to the Utilities Board of Directors, City Council, various boards and committees, and departments.
This position will be responsible for representing Utilities in transactional matters, to include drafting, negotiating, analyzing, and advising clients on contracts; assisting departments on issues involving Utilities’ system extensions and standards; drafting, analyzing, and interpreting Utilities’ tariffs, rules and regulations, and standards; performing research and advising clients regarding regulatory requirements applicable to Utilities; and negotiating intergovernmental agreements with other governmental entities. Other job duties will include issuing or reviewing legal opinions, drafting City Ordinances and Resolutions, analyzing City Charter and City Code provisions, advising Utilities and City staff on all applicable laws and regulations, presenting information to City Council in its legislative capacity and in its role as the Utilities’ Board of Directors, and communicating with the public on occasion. In addition, you will perform duties and responsibilities assigned by the City Attorney/Chief Legal Officer, Deputy City Attorney, or Utilities Division Chief. This position will also support attorneys in the Utilities Division and other Divisions on projects and assignments related to the City of Colorado Springs.
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