Lawyer

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    J0119-0309
    Lawyer
    Permanent Full-Time
    Legal
    Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    January 9, 2019
    January 31, 2019




    Position Overview:

    LAWYER
    Legal Services Department
    Edmonton, AB
    Permanent, Full-Time Position

    Responsibilities:

    The Legal Services Department has an opportunity available for a Lawyer to represent the WCB at all court levels with a concentration in plaintiff’s personal injury litigation and workers' compensation law. This position may also include providing legal support services for: FOIPP issues; human rights law; health law; employment law; administrative law; corporate commercial contracts; and general litigation.

    Qualifications:

    The successful candidate must be an active member of the Law Society of Alberta with one to five years post-articling experience. You must possess superior decision making and communication skills (both verbal and written), the ability to work independently and closely with others, and have demonstrated research, writing and advocacy skills. Original and innovative thinking to achieve desired results in legal cases is required. Travel to judicial centres throughout Alberta may be required.

    Salary:

    $73,500 to $108,564 per annum

    Security Clearance

    Final external candidates for this position will be required to undergo a security clearance. Internal candidates may also be required to undergo a security clearance as per the WCB Security Clearance guideline.


    We thank all applicants for their interest, however; only candidates under consideration will be contacted.