City of Oxnard
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Job Description

Assistant City Attorney: $152,404.51 - $210,516.18 Annually DOQ 

The City of Oxnard's City Attorney's Department is seeking a well-qualified, highly motivated Assistant City Attorney to provide sound and ethical legal advice. The ideal candidate will possess both a broad base of knowledge and experience advising on Public Sector labor (employment) law and employee relations matters as well as a deep understanding of Public Safety laws and processes.


  • Work closely with the Human Resources Department to handle employment and labor law issues. 
  • Litigate employment and labor law issues in administrative tribunals and in state and federal courts.
  • Thoroughly research and analyze problems, evaluate risks, and develop sound conclusions and recommendations.
  • Present statements of fact, law and argument clearly and logically all while exercising sound and independent judgment that follows the general policies, guidelines and legal parameters of federal and state laws, regulations, and constitutional provisions applicable to municipalities.

This recruitment is open until filled.

The first review of applications is anticipated to occur on or around February 23, 2024, and subsequent reviews may be conducted until sufficient applications are received to meet business needs. Early submissions are encouraged. 

To apply, complete an application at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cityofoxnard/jobs/4362212/assistant-city-attorney