Assistant City Attorney
Starting Salary: $72,165- $89,000 DOQ
Close Date: Aug 30, 2019
The City of Fredericksburg invites you to join our team where you can be part of a knowledgeable, and energetic organization committed to excellence in serving a thriving and growing community and the commitment to City's Core Values. In addition to offering a great work team and excellent salary, the City of Fredericksburg provides a generous benefits package, including retirement through the Virginia Retirement System (VRS), life insurance, tuition assistance, a competitive leave package, paid holidays, choice of three health plans, choice of two dental plans, vision, flexible spending program, and a deferred compensation 457 plan.
Under the supervision of the City Attorney, the Assistant City Attorney performs professional legal work involving a broad range of issues. Guided by the City Attorney's Office Strategic Plan, he or she provides legal advice and counsel to the City Council, the City Manager, and City staff on achieving Council's goals and initiatives; on matters of compliance with federal, state, and local law; and on legal aspects of day-to-day operations.
Juris Doctorate degree along with previous experience practicing law, especially local government law is preferred.
City of Fredericksburg
Human Resources Department
715 Princess Anne Street, Room 217
P. O. Box 7447
Fredericksburg, VA 22404-7447