The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has a vacancy for an Attorney 1 in the Legal Bureau, located in Des Moines, IA. This position will provide legal counsel to the Department, the Natural Resource Commission, and the Environmental Protection Commission on various natural resource and environmental laws, including emerging legal issues around environmental justice
Job Number: 21-03000 Location: Director's Office, Legal Bureau, Des Moines, IA Hours: 8:00-4:30, Monday through Friday, some travel Closing Date: June 9, 2021 – 11:59 p.m.
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources manages fish and wildlife programs, ensures the health of Iowa’s forests and prairies, and provides recreational opportunities in Iowa’s state parks. Just as importantly, the DNR carries out state and federal laws that protect air, land and water through technical assistance, permitting and compliance programs. The DNR also encourages the enjoyment and stewardship of natural resources among Iowans through outreach and education.