Allete Attorney I/II in Duluth, Minnesota

External Job Title: Attorney I/II

ID: 3480

Location: Duluth, MN

Shift Work: No shift

Posting Destination: Internal / External - Non Union

Apprenticeship: N/A:Non Union Position

Application Close Date: 10/19/2017

Description

ALLETE Clean Energy, Inc., a growing renewable energy company headquartered in Duluth, MN, seeks an attorney to support its dynamic and growing business. ALLETE Clean Energy, Inc. offers a flexible, friendly work environment, strong ethical culture, expansive opportunities to grow and develop in your career, and is located in a scenic community with a superior quality of life.

The attorney will provide legal support on a variety of general/commercial issues with an emphasis on procurement contracting to support corporate and energy business strategies. The successful candidate will possess:

  • Strong analytical, oral and written communication skills.

  • The ability to work independently

  • The ability to understand and perform within a broad policy perspective.

REQUIRED EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s degree plus professional degree, Juris Doctor or equivalent, and successful admission to the Minnesota State bar.

  • Coursework in contract law is required.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

Attorney I: No experience required once educational requirements are met; 3+ years experience preferred.

Attorney II: Three or more years of relevant legal experience; commercial contracting and renewable energy experience are a plus; 5+ years experience preferred.

This position does not sponsor VISAs.

External applicants must apply online via www.allete.com/careers. Internal candidates must apply through the intranet homepage, and must notify their current supervisor of the intent to apply.

ALLETE, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

If you are an individual with disabilities who needs accommodation or you are having difficulty using our website to apply for employment, please contact our Human Resources department at 218-723-7553.

Selected candidates are subject to a pre-employment drug screen, reference and background check.