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Assistant City Attorney II

City of Council Bluffs

Public Safety

Job title:
Assistant City Attorney II

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Job description:

Mission: Our mission is to continuously improve the quality of life and attractiveness of the City of Council Bluffs.

Employee Benefits: Defined benefit pension plan – IPERS, excellent health insurance coverage, employer paid dental and vision insurance premiums, excellent vacation and sick leave, 10 paid holidays per year plus an additional floating holiday, 5 days administrative leave, $50,000 employer paid basic life insurance policy, and so much more!

Pay: $104,603.84 – $133,503.07 annually

Application Deadline: November 6, 2023
Hours: Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Will occasionally be required to work nights and/or weekends.
Responsibilities: An employee in this class is assigned to work independently on complex cases and legal work in the department. Such employee routinely represents the City in litigation, including trials to the Court, jury trials, and appeals to a higher Court and must do so in an organized and timely manner. Such employee works with minimal supervision, consulting with the City Attorney as the need arises.

• Juris Doctorate from an American Bar Association accredited school of law, preferably with specialization or emphasis on Municipal Law
• Minimum of 5 years of experience as an attorney
• Any combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities
• License to practice law in the State of Iowa in both State and Federal Court
• If not currently licensed to practice in Federal Court, must obtain within six (6) months of hire

The City of Council Bluffs is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please visit the City Employment Opportunities page for more pertinent information, to apply, and to view the job description. Contact the City’s Recruiter, Cori Shaw, at 712-890-5275 with any questions!

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Posted on:
October 13, 2023

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