$123,045 - $165,540 per annum
Metrolinx is an agency of the Government of Ontario. Our goal is to create a transportation network that enhances the prosperity, sustainability and quality of life for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. Metrolinx is undertaking the largest transportation investment in Ontario’s history to get you where you need to go better, faster, easier, by building light transit, bus rapid transit and Regional Express Rail, as well as operating GO Transit, UP Express and PRESTO.
Metrolinx is currently seeking three talented commercial lawyers to join our busy and collegial legal team, located in downtown Toronto. The successful candidates will be required to provide proactive, timely and strategic advice to senior business leaders and their teams, or business units, gaining exposure to a wide variety of work on a broad range of matters, including complex infrastructure construction projects, transit-oriented development, and day-to-day operations. Successful candidates will also work through collaboration and partnership with other transit agencies, multiple regional and municipal governments in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area, the federal government, and the private sector.
Ideal candidates will have 5 - 8 years of Corporate/Commercial experience, gained from a major firm, corporation or government agency. Excellent drafting skills and experience working with complex commercial contracts will be required. Experience in any of the following areas would be an asset: Commercial Real Estate Law; Municipal Law; Construction Law and Claims Management; and Procurement Law.
Location: 97 Front Street West, TorontoQualifications
To apply for this position, please submit resume online by way of the clear legal job board, no later than November 13, 2019.
Please note that applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. Accommodation will be provided throughout the hiring process, as required. Applicants must make their needs known in advance.
Please be advised, Metrolinx uses email to communicate with their applicants for open job competitions. A Criminal Record Search may be required of the successful candidate. Should it be determined that any background information provided be misleading, inaccurate or incorrect, Metrolinx reserves the right to discontinue with the consideration of your application.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Accommodation will be provided throughout the hiring process, as required.
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