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Technical Advisor II

  • Full Time
  • Chicago

Website ILCommerceComm Illinois Commerce Commission

Balancing the interests of utility and transportation consumers

The Illinois Commerce Commission’s Office of General Counsel is seeking 1 qualified candidate for a Technical Advisor II position in its Alternative Retail Electric Suppliers (ARES) Section. This position will be located in Cook County in our Chicago office located at 160 North LaSalle. Chicago, IL 60601


Under general supervision, 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).


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.

The Technical Advisor II title is represented by AFSCME council 31 and is a RC10, Grade 20 position with the salary range of $5,100 to $7,661 per month. Entry salary will be determined based on qualifications. Work hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

To apply: current state employees submit a Position Vacancy Bid Form and a current CMS-100; all other candidates submit cover letter and resume, CMS-100, college transcripts, and proof of any Veteran status claimed to: Human Resources Department, Illinois Commerce Commission, 527 East Capitol Avenue, Springfield, Illinois  62701 by 5:00 pm on June 2, 2022. Questions may be referred to Colette Smith at 217-557-4206 or

Posting Period: May 18, 2022 – June 2, 2022

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