Loading...
 
Share this Job

Technical Advisor V

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:  Nov 23, 2021
Location: 

Springfield, IL, US, 62701-1813

Job Requisition ID:  9776

Agency:  Illinois Commerce Commission
Closing Date/Time: 12/9/2021 @ 5:00 p.m. 
Salary: $5,414 - $12,539 monthly  
Job Type:  Salaried Full Time
County:  Sangamon or Cook County
Number of Vacancies:  1
Plan/BU:  Merit Compensation (MC) grade 16

 

Depending on the location of the qualified candidate, this position will be located in our Chicago office at 160 North LaSalle or in our Springfield Office at 527 E. Capitol Ave. 

 

To Apply: please submit a cover letter, resume, CMS-100(new version), college transcripts, and a writing sample to: Human Resources Department, Illinois Commerce Commission, 527 East Capitol Avenue, Springfield, Illinois 62701. Questions may be referred to Colette Smith at 217-557-4206 or colette.smith@.illinois.gov.

 

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

   

Subject to administrative approval, performs complex technical and legal functions involving responsibility for representing Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) before Administrative Law Judges, for providing advice to the ICC when the ICC files comments in matters pending before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) or the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC); for representing the ICC before Federal and State Courts on appeals of a complex nature resulting from ICC action or for representing the ICC on original actions brought against the ICC in Federal or State courts.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Requires a law degree and a license in good standing to practice law in the State of Illinois; requires three to five years of legal experience as an attorney, preferably with experience in regulatory or utility litigation or ethics. Prefers prior supervisory experience. Requires extensive knowledge of the personal computer and its related software programs and applications; requires exceptional English oral and written communication skills.

Education Degree

Requires a law degree and a license in good standing 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(Sangamon County) or 160 North LaSalle Chicago, IL 60601(Cook County).
Agency Contact:  

Colette Smith

217-557-4206

colette.smith@illinois.gov

527 E. Capitol Ave. Springfield, IL 62701.

 

Depending on the location of the qualified candidate, this position will be located in our Chicago office at 160 North LaSalle or in our Springfield Office at 527 E. Capitol Ave. 

 

To Apply: please submit a cover letter, resume, CMS-100(new version), college transcripts, and a writing sample to: Human Resources Department, Illinois Commerce Commission, 527 East Capitol Avenue, Springfield, Illinois 62701. Questions may be referred to Colette Smith at 217-557-4206 or colette.smith@.illinois.gov.