NEBRASKA STATE GOVERNMENT
invites applications for the position of:
Hearing Officer - Lincoln
|JOB TYPE:||PERM FULL TIME|
|DEPARTMENT:||Health & Human Services Department|
The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services has an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Hearing Officer. If you have an active license to practice law in Nebraska, familiarity with the rules of evidence and experience with appellate work, don't miss out on this opportunity.
|EXAMPLES OF WORK:|
Conduct administrative hearings pursuant to the Administrative Procedure Act. Administer oaths, question witnesses, rule on motions and admissibility of evidence. Analyze evidence and applicable statutes, regulations, and case law to reach proper conclusions. Prepare written orders. Consult with decision maker regarding proposed orders.
|QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:|
REQUIREMENTS: Two years experience as an attorney practicing law and providing legal services such as preparing cases, advising clients, and/or interpreting laws and/or administrative policies. Legal Requirements (These qualifications are mandated by federal/state laws, statutes, and/or regulations.) In accordance with Section 7-101, Nebraska Revised, Reissued Statutes of 1943, incumbents in this class must be admitted to the Nebraska Bar.
PREFERRED: Juris Doctorate degree and admitted to practice law in the State of Nebraska. Ability to research the law and write legal opinions. Must submit a writing sample as part of the application. Judicial clerk or trial experience. Strong writing abilities. Good communication skills. Extensive knowledge of the rules of evidence.
|KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:|
Excellent communication and legal research and writing skills; thorough knowledge of the rules of evidence; skill in applying the law and evaluating evidence; trial and appellate experience preferred.
|APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
1526 K Street, Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68508
|Equal Opportunity Employer|
|Date Posted||November 16, 2018|
|Date Closes||December 31, 2018|
|Located In||Lincoln, NE|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Experience Level||Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)|
|SOC Category||23-1021.00 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers|
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