CURRENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES:
MANAGER, LEGAL ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES
The City of Oakland is seeking an experienced professional to join the City Attorney’s Management Team as Manager, Legal Administrative Services. This position is an exempt position which is not governed by the City of Oakland Civil Service Rules.
Under administrative direction of the City Attorney, the incumbent is responsible for administrative operations including: developing, presenting and monitoring budgets; providing fiscal oversight, management of computer systems, performing personnel management of departmental recruiting, classification, training, payroll, employee relations and personnel rules and regulations. This is a management level classification that is exempt from the regulations of the Civil Service Board. The incumbent serves at the will of the City Attorney. The duties performed involve the exercise of considerable discretion in the formulation and development of policies and procedures. The incumbent receives direction from the City Attorney and exercises direct and indirect supervision over professional, technical and clerical personnel.
DEPUTY CITY ATTORNEY II or III: Code Enforcement
The ideal candidate for this position in the City Attorney’s Office will have expertise in building and housing code enforcement, nuisances, administrative appeals, and civil litigation; experience in civil litigation and/or administrative hearings and appeals, including affirmative litigation or other expertise and experience that is transferable can satisfy the requirements for this position. Desirable knowledge and experience includes: building and housing codes, blight and nuisance enforcement, foreclosed and vacant housing ordinances, advice to boards or commission and/or City Councils, ordinance and regulation drafting, administrative procedures, including administrative remedies and rule-making, and litigation (including writs, appeals, affirmative litigation, and civil litigation. The litigation experience should be sufficient to both directly handle litigation matters and to work with other attorneys including but not limited to Neighborhood Law Corps attorneys. The position is intended to be in Code Enforcement, Nuisance, Rent Control and Neighborhood Law Corps Unit.
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