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Technical Advisor II

We continually strive for a workforce that reflects the growing diversity within the State of Illinois.  A variety of employee backgrounds, perspectives, ideas and experiences are crucial to our ability to most effectively serve the public.  Bilingual skills welcome

Reasonable Accommodation Statement

Persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations throughout the hiring process and during performance of all job duties.  Please email the Central Management Services Disability Resource Center at CMS.DisabilityResCen@illinois.gov or call (217) 524 - 7514 for further information and to request an accommodation.

Sponsorship for Employment

The State of Illinois does not provide sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H-1B visa status).  To be considered for permanent employment with the State of Illinois, applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

Disclosure of Salary Information

In compliance with the Illinois Equal Pay Act, 820 ILCS 112/1 et seq., the State does not seek, request, or require a job applicant’s wage or salary history.  Employment decisions are not made based on an applicant’s wage or salary history.  To that end, please do not include wage or salary information in your resume or other profile or application materials.

Date:  Aug 4, 2022
Location: 

Springfield, IL, US, 62701-1813

Job Requisition ID:  17826

Agency:  Illinois Commerce Commission
Closing Date/Time:  August 18, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m.
Salary: $5,536 - $8,279 Monthly
Job Type:  Salaried Full Time
County:  Sangamon
Number of Vacancies:  1
Plan/BU:  RC-10 paygrade 20

 

Collective Bargaining Agreement language applies to this requisition:
We are currently transitioning away from a paper application process to an electronic application process. This position has not been transitioned. Please follow the directions below when applying to this position.

 

DO NOT APPLY ONLINE

**DO NOT CLICK THE APPLY BUTTON**

To apply: Submit a cover letter, resume, and college transcripts to: Human Resources Department, Illinois Commerce Commission, 527 East Capitol Avenue, Springfield, Illinois 62701 by 5:00 pm on August 18, 2022. Questions may be referred to Colette Smith at 217-557-4206 or colette.smith@.illinois.gov.

 

Colette Smith

colette.smith@illinois.gov

217-557-4206

527 E. Capitol Ave. Springfield, IL 62701.

 

Posting Identification #

 17826

ICC Overview

The ICC is made up of 2 main segments. The Bureau of Public Utilities and The Bureau of Transportation. 

Public Utility Services

Through its Bureau of Public Utilities, the Commission oversees the provision of adequate, reliable, efficient and safe utility services at the least possible cost to Illinois citizens served by electric, natural gas, telecommunications, water and sewer public utility companies.

Transportation Services

Through its Bureau of Transportation, the Commission oversees public safety and consumer protection programs with regard to intrastate commercial motor carriers of general freight, household goods movers, relocation towers, safety towers, personal property warehouses and repossession agencies. The Commission’s Rail Safety Program also inspects and regulates the general safety of railroad tracks, facilities and equipment in the state.

Job Responsibilities

Under general supervision, in the Accountability and Ethics Section, performs technical and legal work of a general nature involving responsibility for representing staff in various matters before the Administrative Law Judges of the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC), for representing the ICC in various state and federal courts, and for providing legal advice to the ICC when it files comments on various matters pending before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

(Job Responsibilities continued)

  1. Conducts investigations to determine statutory compliance by applying legal methods and procedures with reference to the legal implications involved.
  2. Researches and provides legal analysis and advice on various matters that are pending before the ICC and on various issues that arise during the course of the day.
  3. Represents staff before Administrative Law Judges at the ICC on various docketed matters.
  4. Reviews legislation, analyzes proposed legislation, and advises on legislative initiatives.
  5. Represents the ICC before the courts on matters resulting from Commission action or other matters affecting the ICC.
  6. Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of duties enumerated above.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

The minimum requirements for this position include a law degree and a license to practice law in the State of Illinois, extensive knowledge of the personal computer and its related software programs and applications, and superior oral and written English communication skills.

Education Degree

A law degree and a license to practice law in the State of Illinois

Work Hours:  8:30am - 5:00pm Monday - Friday
Work Location: 527 E. Capitol Ave. Springfield, IL 62701.

Agency Contact:

Colette Smith

Email: colette.smith@illinois.gov

Phone #:217-557-4206 

 

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

DO NOT APPLY ONLINE.

To apply: Submit a cover letter, resume, and college transcripts to: Human Resources Department, Illinois Commerce Commission, 527 East Capitol Avenue, Springfield, Illinois 62701 by 5:00 pm on August 18, 2022. Questions may be referred to Colette Smith at 217-557-4206 or colette.smith@.illinois.gov.