Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) employees are required to follow health, safety, and environmental policies, EEO, Standards of Business Conduct, and all other applicable company policy and procedures. We all share a responsibility to advance the company’s mission by excelling at our three corporate priorities – safety of our people and the public, operational excellence in all that we do, and ensuring the best possible customer experience.
Represent the Company in state (New York and New Jersey) and federal administrative proceedings and to negotiate and/or litigate in connection with the cleanup of contaminated sites and in connection with air, water and waste regulatory/compliance matters.
Assist in providing advice and counsel on environmental issues with respect to the Company's clean energy and Environmental Justice programs and initiatives.
Prepare a variety of regulatory filings and provide advice to Company management in connection with state and federal environmental matters and proceedings.
Perform legal research, write legal memoranda and draft contracts.
Perform administrative matters in connection with the operation of the Law Department.
Provide any other environmental legal services related to Company operations.
Perform other related tasks and assignments as required.
Juris Doctorate and Bar Licensed
Juris Doctorate and Admitted to practice Law in the State of NY
Relevant Work Experience
Must have a minimum of 7 years legal experience with a focus on environmental matters (including remediation and regulatory/compliance matters). Required
Must have a working knowledge of administrative law. Required
Must possess excellent presentation, interpersonal, written and oral communications and negotiation skills. Required
Experience with SEQRA and permitting of utility infrastructure is a plus. Preferred
Licenses & Certifications
Driver's License Required
Other Physical Demands
Must be able to respond to Company emergencies by performing a System Emergency Assignment to restore service to our customers.
Must be able and willing to travel within Company service territory, as needed.
We operate one of the world’s largest energy delivery systems. Founded in 1823 as the New York Gas Light company, our electric, gas, and steam service now provides energy for the 10 million people who live in New York City and Westchester County.
We’re constantly looking toward the future and exploring ways to innovate and take advantage of developing technology. But, more than anything, we’re listening to you and working hard to give you cleaner, more efficient energy choices, and more control over when and how you use your power.