Senior Corporate Counsel (Labor & Employment)

Phoenix, AZ
Full Time
10-01-2019
Job #: R-008721 Exp.: 8+ Years
Description:
Position Summary: The Senior Corporate Counsel (Labor and Employment) is responsible for providing legal counseling and advice on labor and employment law issues, projects, initiatives, and managing administrative matters.

Principle Responsibilities:
  • Provides legal and professional support to Company personnel regarding compliance with various federal, state and local labor and employment laws that impact the Company's delivery of waste, recycling and energy services to commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers.
  • Provides advice and counseling to internal clients including operations personnel and the human resources organization.
  • Supervises in-house HR investigations, including protecting attorney-client/work product nature of the investigation and appropriate documentation of actions.
  • Interacts with outside agencies including state and federal discrimination agencies, the Department of Labor, and the National Labor Relations Board, including coordination of investigations by government agencies.
  • Works with other departments on the development and implementation of cross-functional projects and initiatives that include labor relations or employment law components.
  • Manages outside counsel and internal legal staff.
  • Provides training to management and corporate and field personnel.
  • Assists with development and implementation of policies and procedures relating to labor and employment matters or issues.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.

Qualifications:
  • Eight years of experience performing the types of legal work listed above.
  • Experience working in a large, multi-state corporate or legal environment.
  • In-house counsel experience.
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local statutes and regulations applicable to publicly-traded organizations.
  • Experience advising clients in a unionized environment
  • Ability to analyze case law and provide recommendations.
  • A proven track record demonstrating the ability to independently make decisions regarding complex legal and corporate issues.
  • Outstanding written and oral communications skills.
  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills.
  • Strong collaboration skills.
  • Excellent judgment.
  • High integrity.
  • Overnight travel may be required.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • JD; licensed to practice law and in good standing.
  • Minimum of six years of experience as a practicing attorney.

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

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