Job Title: Staff Lawyer I, II, or III - Family Law (*AMENDED*)
Job ID #: 15353
Location: Yellowknife, NT
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
The mandate of the Department of Justice is to administer justice, including legal aid services, policing, community justice, victims’ services and corrections in the Northwest Territories. This mandate will be carried out in a manner which respects community and aboriginal values and encourages communities to assume increasing responsibilities.
Transfer Assignments may be considered.
The incumbent is required to:
Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:
Law degree with one (1) year of experience as legal counsel practicing in the family law area will be required along with experience working in a legal aid clinic environment.
Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.
The salary range for this position is from $49.02 per hour to $70.11 per hour (approximately $95,589.00 - $136,714.50) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3,450.00.
Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.
Criminal Records Check
Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.
Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.
Diversity and Inclusion
The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace. If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.
Job Opening Information
Job Opening ID # 15353
Closing Date: May 30, 2018 - 23:59, Mountain Standard Time
Apply online: http://careers.hr.gov.nt.ca
Management and Recruitment Services
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Yellowknife Centre 5th Floor
P.O. Box 1320, Yellowknife NT X1A 2L9
Fax: (867) 873-0445