Tehama County is seeking a County Counsel. The ideal County Counsel will be a strong generalist legal professional who is well-versed in public law with experience in transactional/advisory work in a public agency. He/she is energetic, self-motivated, dependable, and highly ethical with a proven track record for providing sound and practical legal advice on a range of topics relating to local government. A relationship-builder who embraces an environment focused on problem-solving, collaboration and teamwork will find this role fulfilling. Strong candidates enjoy mentoring and preparing less experienced staff to ensure their professional development and effective succession planning. Successful candidates are experienced in working with a governing board and/or elected officials, or in a political environment, and possess outstanding communication skills to provide tactful, frank and candid legal advice coupled with the political aptitude to anticipate issues of concern. Experience in Land Use, Personnel, Public Safety, Tort and Public Contract law is desired.