SB Deputy City Attorney

City of South Burlington
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Location: Chittenden County,
About the Job

The City of South Burlington is a growing and thriving community and is looking for a dynamic, visionary leader to join our City Legal Department. As the Deputy City Attorney this position will assist the City Attorney in providing general legal services to the City of South Burlington, counsel to the City Manager, City Council, City Departments, and official City boards and commissions in multiple areas of municipal law and will be acting City Attorney when necessary. This position is responsible for drafting and enforcing City ordinances, regulations and bylaws; drafting and negotiating contracts; land use planning and zoning; property acquisition, agreements, regulatory compliance, and related processes incident to City stormwater and highway projects; HR/labor and employment matters, including collective bargaining; representing the City in civil and criminal litigation cases; and all other matters assigned or within the purview of the City Attorney’s Office.

APPLY NOW:  Review of applications will begin on December 22, 2023, and will remain open until filled. To learn more detail about this job opportunity, see a detailed job description and to apply, please visit our job opportunities website at The City of South Burlington is an EOE.

Employer's Approach to Diversity, Equity, & Belonging

We value diversity - in backgrounds and experiences. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, and our employees are people with different strengths, experiences, and backgrounds, who share a passion for our municipality, its residents, business, and visitors. Diversity not only includes race and gender identity, but also age, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, religion and many other parts of one's identity. All of our employee's points of view are a key to our success, and inclusion is everyone's responsibility

Wage or Salary
$84,000 - 97,000 annually, dependent upon experience