Legal Officer - PSAC

Salary: 
$97, 763 – $110,035 plus $1, 486.43 Bilingual Allowance for bilingual incumbents
Employment type: 
Indeterminate
Location: 
Ottawa Headquarters
Closing Date: 
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 15:30 EDT
English requirements: 
Comprehension
Spoken
Written
French requirements: 
Comprehension
Spoken
Written
Search area: 
Employees of PSAC, Components, and PSAC Holdings Ltd
Members giving PSAC membership number
General public
Competition Number: 
4000-0005A-019
Branch/Section: 
Collective Bargaining Branch
Group: 
Unifor 2025
Classification: 
Band 12
Purpose of position: 

 

The Legal Officer provides legal advice and representation to the PSAC Centre and the Components.

This includes but is not limited to human rights, harassment, employment equity, pension and disability insurance, workers’ compensation, and health and safety.

Qualifications: 

 

Education and experience:

  • Law degree from a recognized university, been called to the bar and be a member in good standing of a provincial or territorial Law Society;
  • Experience appearing in Federal Court as well as before administrative tribunals.

Knowledge:

  • Specialized and up-to-date knowledge of the Administrative Law, Labour Law, and general knowledge of Contract and Employment Law as well as the areas of law identified above.

Abilities:

Personal suitability:

  • Ability to be autonomous and to demonstrate commitment to union principles and social justice.

 

A detailed job description is available on our website: http://psacunion.ca/jobs-psac 

 

The PSAC is committed to employment equity and is actively seeking to ensure a representative workforce. We encourage applications from members of equity seeking groups.

Closing date: 

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 15:30

Location: 

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