-2 yrs required
Sikeston, MO, United States
The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) has a vacancy for a staff attorney in its Southeast District Office in Sikeston, Missouri. This position would perform a variety of legal activities of the Regional Counsel Office (i.e., litigation, advice and document drafting) on behalf of the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission and MoDOT, but would primarily conduct a litigation practice in the areas of condemnation/inverse condemnation, tort liability, and construction contracts.
Requirements include: a Juris Doctor degree and membership in good standing with the Missouri Bar Association. Prior litigation experience regarding condemnation/inverse condemnation, tort liability and construction contracts, as well as excellent research, writing and communication skills, are preferred.
This is an entry-level position, which has a starting salary of $49,872/year to $51,720/year. MoDOT also offers an excellent personal leave, medical and retirement benefits package. Moderate overnight travel may be required.
An on-line application must be submitted at www.modot.org, under “Career Opportunities”. All applicants must also submit a personal resume and copies of official undergraduate and law school transcripts.
MoDOT is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Website : http://www.modot.org/