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Government of Saskatchewan Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Dec 28, 2021
Full time
Economic Crime Crown Prosecutor Opportunity in Saskatoon Are you an individual who is interested in criminal prosecutions with a focus on economic crime prosecution, with experience in commercial law and/or a background in finance or accounting? Are you seeking to practice law and make a difference? Would you like to have a great career and work life balance? If so, you might be the perfect candidate for us! As a Crown Prosecutor you will help deliver justice through fair and effective prosecutions. Public Prosecutions prosecutes those charged under the Criminal Code, Youth Criminal Justice Act, some federal statutes, and some provincial statutes. Public Prosecutions promotes safe communities by just conclusion of criminal charges through various means, ranging from vigorous prosecution of trial matters, working with justice partners, individuals, and organizations to implement alternative resolutions. The work offers an intellectual challenge, and an opportunity to make a difference in your community. Your work as a Crown Prosecutor will be important to the community you’ll call home and those throughout the region.  
Government of Saskatchewan Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Oct 03, 2021
Contract
Employment Type :     Contract Location(s) :     SK-Stoon-Saskatoon       Ministry :     003 Justice Salary Range :     $6,989 - $9,580   Monthly Grade :     Contract   Child Protection Litigation Lawyer - Saskatoon The Civil Law Division of the Ministry of Justice provides legal services to ministries and agencies of the Government of Saskatchewan.  The Division is looking for a lawyer to fill the following contract position in Saskatoon: This is a thirteen-month contract position working in a team of lawyers housed with the Ministry of Social Services in Saskatoon.  The position involves representing and advising the Ministry of Social Services in family matters, particularly under The Child and Family Services Act. The position’s duties include: providing family law legal advice to social workers and managers with the Ministry of Social Services, particularly regarding child and family services matters; interpreting family law legislation such as The Child and Family Services Act, The Children’s Law Act and The Adoption Act; preparing affidavits; making child and family services court applications in Court of Queen’s Bench Chambers; and preparing and conducting child and family services summary hearings. There is also potential for preparing and conducting child and family services trials at some point. Candidates must have: membership or qualification for membership in the Law Society of Saskatchewan; litigation experience or an interest in litigation work, particularly family law; excellent research and analytical skills, including the ability to practically apply legal concepts to fact situations using judgment and discretion; excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively present complex legal arguments; and an ability to work independently, but also in a team environment with lawyers and other professionals.   We are committed to workplace diversity.     Closing Date :     Aug 28, 2021, 1:59:00 AM
Government of Saskatchewan Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Aug 25, 2021
Full time
Legal Assistant - Public Prosecutions - ADM019096   Employment Type : Expression of Interest for SGEU Term less than 9 months Location(s) : SK-Stoon-Saskatoon Ministry : 003 Justice Salary Range : $21.885 - $27.426 Hourly Grade : SGEU.05.   The Ministry of Justice requires two (2) skilled, responsible and confident individuals to provide a wide variety of complex secretarial and administrative duties in a fast-paced and demanding work environment. The Ministry of Justice is responsible for providing a fair justice system that upholds the law and protects the rights of all individuals in Saskatchewan; promotes safe and secure communities; and provides legal and justice policy advice to assist government. The Public Prosecutions Regional Office in Saskatoon is seeking candidates who will pay close attention to detail, are dependable, and will treat colleagues and clients with dignity and respect. The successful candidates must be committed to the pursuit of excellence; exhibit leadership and professionalism, and embrace diversity and equality. As a member of a small team of professionals, you will establish and maintain accurate and up-to-date prosecution files received from Police Services and RCMP detachments. You will generate Warrants, Information's, Summons, Stays of Proceedings, Court Orders and a variety of other legal documents and correspondence. We are seeking individuals who are organized and thorough. You must have superior communication and interpersonal skills when responding to inquiries from the public, police, witnesses and the accused, very often concerning highly-sensitive and explicit materials, ensuring strict confidentiality at all times. As the incumbents, you will also process incoming and outgoing mail, file and track missing information and coordinate travel and accommodation arrangements for clients/witnesses to appear in court. The computer applications you will use include Windows XP, CJIMS and EPIC. Typically, you will have developed your knowledge and skills through the completion of a two-year legal secretarial course or have significant experience in a related legal field or a combination of both legal secretarial education and experience. You must have knowledge of office administrative procedures including filing systems and knowledge of legal terminology, the administration of legal documents, and the various levels of court as it relates to criminal law. As the successful candidate, you must participate as a willing and able team member within the office environment. Your knowledge, experience and demonstrated abilities will be key to your success in this position. To learn more about the Courts of Saskatchewan, go to www.sasklawcourts.ca/ To learn more about the Prosecutions office, go to http://www.justice.gov.sk.ca/publicprosecutionsdivision   We are committed to workplace diversity.   Hours of Work : A - SGEU Office 36 - one day off every two weeks Criminal Record Check Requirement : The successful candidate shall be subject to a Criminal Record Check as a condition of employment Number of Openings : 2
Government of Saskatchewan Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada
Jun 28, 2021
Full time
Crown Prosecutor - HUM010682   Employment Type : Order-in-Council Location(s) : SK-North West-Meadow Lake Ministry : 003 Justice Salary Range : $6,989-$11,000 (CC1), $10,896-$13,466 (CC2) Monthly Grade : Order-in-Council   Public Prosecutions prosecutes those charged under the Criminal Code, Youth Criminal Justice Act, some federal statutes, and some provincial statutes. Public Prosecutions promotes safe communities by just conclusion of criminal charges through various means, ranging from vigorous prosecution of trial matters to working with justice partners, individuals, and organizations to implement alternative resolutions. As a Crown Prosecutor, you will help deliver justice through fair and effective prosecutions. Sound legal expertise and excellent interpersonal skills will make you an integral part of preserving and improving public safety and the lives of people in our communities. The work offers an intellectual challenge and an opportunity to make a difference in your community. The competitive salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The person hired will be entitled to at least three weeks of annual vacation, 12 scheduled days off, and statutory holidays. The person hired will also be entitled to a full benefit package after six months of service. Qualifications: Eligible for membership and, on an ongoing basis, holding a membership in good standing with the Law Society of Saskatchewan; Satisfactorily pass a criminal record check; Litigation experience in the practice of criminal law; Outstanding oral communication and presentation skills; Superior written communication skills; Excellent interpersonal skills; Excellent analytical skills; Effective case management and organization skills; The ability to meet short deadlines, working independently and as part of a team; and Experience and proficiency with computer software applications including legal research applications and MS Office. Experience with CJIMS is considered an asset but not required. Job Duties: Under the direction of the Regional Crown Prosecutor, you will be responsible for a multitude of duties and decisions. Primary duties will be the carriage of criminal, quasi-criminal, and regulatory prosecutions in the Provincial Court for Saskatchewan and the Court of Queen’s Bench for Saskatchewan. Such carriage will include docket court work, trial work, and summary conviction appeals. Other duties include giving legal opinions, reviewing police reports, and advising police as appropriate. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in legal education in the areas of criminal law, ethics, and the like. The hours of work can vary and include working evenings and weekends when duties require. Travel by road and air is required, with work possibly requiring overnight stays in other communities.   We are committed to workplace diversity.    
Government of Saskatchewan Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Apr 28, 2021
Full time
Legal Assistant - Public Prosecutions - ADM018763   Employment Type : Permanent Full-time Location(s) : SK-Stoon-Saskatoon Ministry : 003 Justice Salary Range : $21.885 - $27.426 Hourly Grade : SGEU.05.   The Ministry of Justice requires a skilled, responsible and confident individual to provide a wide variety of complex secretarial and administrative duties in a fast-paced and demanding work environment. The Ministry of Justice is responsible for providing a fair justice system that upholds the law and protects the rights of all individuals in Saskatchewan; promotes safe and secure communities; and provides legal and justice policy advice to assist government. The Public Prosecutions Regional Office in Saskatoon is seeking a candidate who will pay close attention to detail, are dependable, and will treat colleagues and clients with dignity and respect. The successful candidate must be committed to the pursuit of excellence; exhibit leadership and professionalism, and embrace diversity and equality. As a member of a small team of professionals, you will establish and maintain accurate and up-to-date prosecution files received from Police Services and RCMP detachments. You will generate Warrants, Information's, Summons, Stays of Proceedings, Court Orders and a variety of other legal documents and correspondence. We are seeking an individual who is organized and thorough. You must have superior communication and interpersonal skills when responding to inquiries from the public, police, witnesses and the accused, very often concerning highly-sensitive and explicit materials, ensuring strict confidentiality at all times. As the incumbent, you will also process incoming and outgoing mail, file and track missing information and coordinate travel and accommodation arrangements for clients/witnesses to appear in court. The computer applications you will use include Windows XP, CJIMS and EPIC. Typically, you will have developed your knowledge and skills through the completion of a two-year legal secretarial course or have significant experience in a related legal field or a combination of both legal secretarial education and experience. You must have knowledge of office administrative procedures including filing systems and knowledge of legal terminology, the administration of legal documents, and the various levels of court as it relates to criminal law. As the successful candidate, you must participate as a willing and able team member within the office environment. Your knowledge, experience and demonstrated abilities will be key to your success in this position. To learn more about the Courts of Saskatchewan, go to www.sasklawcourts.ca/ To learn more about the Prosecutions office, go to http://www.justice.gov.sk.ca/publicprosecutionsdivision   We are committed to workplace diversity.   Hours of Work : A - SGEU Office 36 - one day off every two weeks Number of Openings : 2   Closing Date : May 1, 2021, 12:59:00 AM