Legal Assistant

  • Halifax Water
  • Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Aug 30, 2020
Full time Legal Assistant Legal Support Legal Secretary

Job Description

Administrative Assistant - Legal

Halifax Water in Halifax, NS

Halifax Water is accepting applications for one (1) regular full time Administrative Assistant - Legal in the Administration Department. The Administrative Assistant - Legal provides senior administrative and legal clerical support to General Counsel. You will be responsible for your personal safety and that of your co-workers by observing all Occupational Health and Safety Rules and Regulations and Halifax Water's Occupational Health and Safety Program Manual.

Interested, qualified candidates are asked to submit a cover letter and up-to-date resume quoting Competition #HW20-43E in the subject line (required) confirming their interest by 12 noon on September 11, 2020. As part of the selection process, applicants meeting the minimum qualifications for the position may be required to demonstrate their knowledge, skills and abilities for the position through a set of practical applications.

Halifax Water believes a diverse workforce positively contributes to its success and therefore encourages applications from qualified African Nova Scotians, racially visible persons, women in non-traditional positions, persons with disabilities and Aboriginal persons. Halifax Water encourages applicants to self-identify.

Halifax Water is an equal opportunity employer


Minimum qualifications for this position include Grade 12 plus completion of a related legal secretarial program, five (5) years of related legal assistant experience, and proficiency in typing (speed and accuracy) 60 wpm. A paralegal certificate would be considered an asset. For more information on this non-union position, please visit our corporate website:

Practice Area(s)

Corporate Law