The Texas state agency responsible for law enforcement and vehicle regulation is hiring a full-time Deputy Dispute Resolution Officer--a very Ombuds-like job. Based in Austin, the position is responsible for "assisting individuals and groups in the agency to explore and determine options to help resolve conflict [and may] bring systemic concerns to the attention of executive management."
must have at least a relevant undergraduate degree or 60 hours of ADR or equivalent combination, and two years of Ombuds or related ADR experience. experience and in a relevant field, two years of
professional experience; mediation certification; and some regulatory
and conflict resolution knowledge. Up to 25% travel is required. The
position pays $93,405- $117,397 per year. Applications are due June 27, 2016. (Texas DPS Jobs, Job ID: 1457043.)
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