Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Austin, TX

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Company name

University of Texas At Arlington

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Environmental and Land Use

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


USA Austin, TX

Date Last Verified

Mar 28,2018

Posted on

Feb 23,2018

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Natural Resources Specialist I The candidate will be responsible for reviewing and evaluating Petroleum Storage Tank Investigations. Researches noncompliance allegations, and prepares specific materials including penalty calculations, letters, memos, orders, and technical requirements to support routine enforcement actions. Provides technical assistance to support final case resolution; prepares cases for administrative or judicial review, and coordinates communication between attorneys, investigators, and enforcement staff, and provides testimony at Commissioners agendas, administrative hearings, or civil trials. Tracks cases from initiation to closure to ensure case status is documented in the Agency database completely and accurately. Refers closed cases for follow-up actions to include order tracking, and ensures proper transition of case responsibilities. Position may involve some interaction with respondents to encourage compliance, and to settle enforcement actions. Provides limited assistance to the public, regulated community, and others regarding enforcement actions, or Agency rules and/or policies, and assists with special projects. Performs other duties assigned.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a Bachelor's degree. Some background in a paralegal position would also be of benefit. Must have 1+ year of experience in data analysis, environmental quality management, public utilities, business administration, or a related field. Should preferably have 1 year of full-time experience in the field of environmental and/or paralegal activities directly related to the examples of work performed.

Additional info

Posting Number: S00636P

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
University of Texas At Arlington
400 South Corn Street
Arlington, TX 76019