Ahern, one of the leading mechanical and fire protection contractors in the United States, has an exciting opportunity for a Corporate Attorney located in our Fond du Lac, Milwaukee or Madison office locations. If based in Madison or Milwaukee, there will be regular travel to Fond du Lac. In 2020, Ahern was named the ENR Midwest Specialty Contractor of the Year. Building this first class reputation in the industry since 1880 did not happen by chance. It has developed over time through our commitment to conducting business ethically and by providing continuous learning, improvement and development opportunities for its number one asset, employees. You owe it to yourself to find out what Ahern has to offer!
How you will contribute:
You will perform a key role in our legal team by leading and executing general liability quality assurance projects. You will work directly with internal stakeholders and external customer across multiple business units to contact customer’s regarding quality assurance work, assisting in scheduling this work and documenting the completion of the work. Each contact will be unique. Initially, this role will focus on managing this large project that will require strong problem solving, attention to detail, and effective communication. Additionally, as time permits, you will get exposure to and assist as needed in reviewing, negotiating and executing contractual agreements and other legal issues. You will report directly to the General Counsel.
This Is What We Are Looking for:
You will need to have a J.D. degree from an accredited law school, bar admission and recently graduated or have 1-2 years of legal experience. We are looking for a strong problem solver who excels at task closure. You should be comfortable handling multiple tasks at the same time and prioritizing these tasks. Being proficient in Microsoft Office and a fast learner will be essential. You can stand out above other candidates by demonstrating the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline driven work environment. A commitment to providing exceptional customer service, possessing strong written and verbal communication skills, and being able to execute tasks with detail will be crucial. Great organizational skills, a strong desire to work on a team, and the desire to continuously learn will serve you well in this role. If you are ready to bring your strong initiative, positive energy and expertise, Ahern wants you!
What's in it for you?
The Company has a commitment to excellence that extends beyond our outstanding customer satisfaction ratings and numerous safety awards. The Company extends this commitment by passing a significant amount of profits back to employees through bonus programs, and generous 401K match. Ahern has a health benefits package that ranks in the top 20% of all plans nationally. Ahern also has a wellness program that was designed to keep employees and their families happy and healthy. Significant investment in employee training programs, advancement opportunities, educational assistance, and flexible work schedules have helped Ahern stand out above others in the industry. Experience for yourself why Ahern has been voted the Best Place to Work!
Ahern is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages veterans, women, minorities, and disabled individuals to apply.