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Illinois Commerce Commission – Technical Advisor II (Attorney)

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Balancing the interests of utility and transportation consumers.

The Illinois Commerce Commission’s Office of General Counsel is seeking a qualified candidate for the Technical Advisor II position in its Integrated Distribution Planning (IDP) Section. This position will be located in Sangamon County in our Springfield office located at 527 E. Capitol Ave. Springfield, IL 62701.


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 $5,536 to $8,279 per month. Standard work hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, a universal bid form (if applicable), a writing sample, and college transcripts (photocopies or official) to: Illinois Commerce Commission, Human Resources Department, 527 East Capitol Avenue, Springfield, Illinois 62701 on or before the close of business(5:00pm) on March 20, 2023. Please refer questions concerning this posting to Colette Smith at (217) 557-4206 (phone) or (e-mail).


Posting Period: March 6, 2023 – March 20, 2023

The ICC regulates Illinois investor-owned electric, natural gas, telephone, water, and sewer companies and is working to bring competition to these industries. In addition, the Commission exercises authority over railroad safety and hazardous materials movement, towing companies operating in the Chicago area, and motor carrier insurance requirements.

Persons with disabilities are asked to notify the ICC Personnel Office in advance if accommodations are required.
Application documents & Resumes to: Illinois Commerce Commission, Human Resources,
527 East Capitol Avenue, Springfield, Illinois 62701
Telephone (217) 557-4206  l  Fax (217) 785-1770  l  TDD(“V/TTY”) (217) 782-7434  l

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