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COUNTY COUNSEL

Company: County Of Imperial
Location: El Centro
Posted on: August 24, 2019

Job Description:

IMPERIAL COUNTY CLASS TITLE: COUNTY COUNSEL County of Imperial County Counsel's Office is looking for qualified applicants for the following position: Salary: $15,303.43 Monthly Deadline:-- 9/13/19 For detailed information, please see below or click the Apply button to be redirected to our website. Applications & job descriptions may be obtained at Human Resources Dept. 940 W. Main Street, Suite #101 El Centro, CA-- 92243 -- BASIC FUNCTION: Under the direction of the Board of Supervisors, plan, organize, coordinate and control the operations, activities and functions of the County Counsel's Office; direct and participate in providing professional legal services and opinions to the Board of Supervisors, County administrators and various commissions, boards and agencies; supervise and evaluate the performance of assigned personnel. REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES: Plan, organize, coordinate and control the activities, services and operations of the department;allocate personnel and resources to optimize departmental efficiency and effectiveness.Provide technical legal advice to the Board of Supervisors; attend Board meetings and providelegal opinions concerning County operations and programs, civil actions, claims against the Countyand current or pending legal actions.Plan, develop and implement legal defenses and strategies; assign complex and controversialcases to legal staff.Provide technical expertise to legal staff; train and direct personnel in civil and administrativeproceedings; establish priorities and coordinate workloads.Represent the interests of the County in civil litigation, trial and appellate courts.Analyze, interpret and apply statutory and common law, ordinances and other legal authorities;conduct complex legal research and draft contracts, ordinances and other legal instruments.Supervise and evaluate the performance of assigned personnel; select, train, discipline andpromote personnel as appropriate.Prepare and deliver oral and written legal opinions, reports, defenses and related documents;make presentations to County boards, commissions and administrative bodies.Communicate with local, State and federal offices and agencies to exchange information, researchissues and obtain or provide legal opinions.Prepare, develop, monitor and control the departmental budget; approve and authorizeexpenditures within budgetary limitations and established County policy.Direct the preparation and maintenance of comprehensive records and files related to legal issuesand proceedings.Prepare, submit and distribute statistical, financial and narrative reports.Attend and conduct a variety of meetings; maintain appropriate professional affiliations.Perform related duties as assigned. KNOWLEDGE OF: Principles and practices regarding the practice of law in the State of California.Laws such as County ordinances, State and federal statutes, State and federal constitutions and rules of court.County organization, operations, policies and objectives.Record-keeping techniques.Correct English usage, grammar, spelling, punctuation and vocabulary.Oral and written communication skills.Public speaking techniques.Analytical and research skills.Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy.Principles and practices of administration, supervision and training.Civil, constitutional and contract law.Administrative agency law. ABILITY TO: Plan, organize, coordinate and control the activities and operations of the County Counsel's Office.Represent the County's legal interests in a persuasive manner.Counsel and advise the Board of Supervisors, County administrators, County boards, commissions and administrative bodies on legal matters.Litigate complex and controversial cases.Research legal issues, complaints, pleadings, and points and authorities.Communicate effectively both orally and in writing.Prepare and deliver oral presentations.Read, interpret, apply and explain rules, regulations, policies and procedures.Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others.Prioritize and schedule work.Maintain current knowledge of program rules, regulations, requirements and restrictions.Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action.Meet schedules and time lines.Plan and organize work.Work independently with little direction.Train, supervise and evaluate personnel.Assign and review the work of others. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:----Any combination equivalent to: bachelor's degree and graduation from an accredited school of law and five years of broad and varied legal experience including civil, trial and appellate experience. LICENSES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:----Valid California driver's license; license by the State Bar to practice law in the State of California. WORKING CONDITIONS:----Office environment; subject to driving a vehicle to conduct work.-- Physical abilities required include seeing to drive a vehicle, and speaking to exchange information and make presentations. For detailed information visit--our website at www.co.imperial.ca.us Applications & job descriptions may be obtained at Human Resources Dept. 940 W. Main Street, Suite #101 El Centro, CA-- 92243 The Desert Sun.Category: Legal, Keywords: County Attorney

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