PowerSouth Energy Cooperative, an electric generation and transmission cooperative serving Alabama and Northwest Florida, is seeking an Attorney II in the Legal Affairs Department at the Headquarters Office located in Andalusia, Alabama. The purpose of this position is to assist in the coordination of the legal affairs of the Cooperative with primary emphasis on real property acquisitions, contractual issues and litigation.
Candidates must possess a Juris Doctorate or Bachelor of Law Degree with zero to three years of experience in property law, contract law preferably with an electric utility or related industry. The candidate must be in good standing of the Alabama Bar Association. Candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to work cooperatively with others; provide research, factual information, counsel and guidance on legal questions or issues, follow precedents, and work independently on a day to day basis with general supervision from the Legal Affairs Manager.
Employment is subject to a negative drug test, background check and completion of a comprehensive application for employment. PowerSouth offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits program.
Interested persons who meet the above qualifications may apply on PowerSouth's website at www.powersouth.com/careers by July 21, 2021.
EOE, including disability/vets
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: L-185
About PowerSouth Energy Cooperative
PowerSouth Energy Cooperative, headquartered in Andalusia, Ala., is a generation and transmission (G&T) electric cooperative that serves the wholesale power needs of 20 distribution members — 16 electric cooperatives and four municipal electric systems — in Alabama and northwest Florida.
PowerSouth was formed in 1941 to generate and sell electricity. Today, PowerSouth remains a trusted energy provider for the distribution members, who serve end-use members in 39 Alabama and 10 Florida counties.