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Attorney III, CARB

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Organization: California Air Resources Board (CARB) Position: Attorney III Duty Station: Sacramento, CA, US Deadline for Application: 6 July 2020

Experience Requirements: In addition to evaluating each candidate's relative ability, as demonstrated by quality and breadth of experience, the following factors will provide the basis for competitively evaluating each candidate: Candidates should have a desire to advance the underlying objectives of CARB to protect and enhance California's air quality and address climate change. Candidates should have the ability to work with high-level government officials, as well as experience dealing with members of the public, technical staff, and other public agencies, and should be familiar with the functioning of administrative agencies in State government. Among other qualities, the most highly desirable candidates will have: 1. Extensive background or in-depth knowledge of the federal and State laws governing greenhouse gases, other environmental laws (e.g., California Environmental Quality Act), administrative law, and constitutional law). 2. Excellent writing skills. 3. Demonstrated capacity to analyze issues arising under federal, State, and local laws and effectively provide clear recommendations on complex multidisciplinary issues. 4. Ability to work quickly and effectively under pressure to identify issues, develop solutions, and produce products within a short timeframe. 5. Demonstrated capacity to communicate clearly, effectively, and professionally -- both orally and in writing -- to technical, lay, and policy-oriented audiences. 6. Demonstrated capacity to work cooperatively with a team and work independently to complete work assignments. Special Requirements: Active membership in the California State Bar prior to appointment. If you are new to CA state service, you must have taken and passed the Attorney III examination in order to be eligible to be hired for this position. Contact Name: Rebecca Holven Email: Rebecca.holven@arb.ca.gov Links Job Announcement: https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=205311