Legal Counsel

  • Purolator
  • Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
  • Mar 25, 2023
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel)

Job Description

At Purolator, you’ll be proud knowing you’re working for a Canadian company that truly values its employees. And it’s community. This is an exciting and evolving industry and we’re leading the change as we strive to deliver the future. Here you will be empowered to help move the business forward. Each and every day. Are you open to the possibilities?


Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. If you have questions, please feel free to ask during your interview.


Workplace Environment: Hybrid


This role can sit in the following cities: Mississauga


Job Description


Purolator is seeking a highly competent, energetic and business-minded lawyer to join its Legal team as a Legal Counsel! This role will primarily provide legal support as a business partner and manage a diverse practice portfolio in a fast-paced and engaging work environment within a collaborative and supportive legal team.




  • The key portfolio areas are:
  • Regulatory
  • Environmental, Health & Safety, including Occupational Health & Safety
  • Human Rights and Accessibility
  • Workplace investigations
  • Policy review
  • Claims and litigation management
  • Civil Litigation (excluding labor)
  • Support for labor and employment matters.
  • Support for security and loss prevention
  • Support for risk and compliance




  • 4-7 years experience in a law firm or in-house environment
  • Knowledge of the federal sector and the Canada Labour Code is a valued skill set as is transportation industry experience
  • Must be a member in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario
  • Diplomatic, pragmatic, and persuasive
  • Ability to effectively manage competing priorities and solve varied problems with confidence using exceptional interpersonal and client service skills




Location: 530 - Corporate


Working Conditions: Office Environment


Posting Number: [[id]]


Reports to: Assistant General Counsel


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We recognize that our employees and their families are key stakeholders. We will only be successful as a business if we provide our employees with a safe and healthy workplace and we have the right people in the right roles with the support they need to succeed. We hire for attitude and train for skills. To learn more about us and our values, go to


At Purolator, every day is an opportunity for our employees to connect with one another and with our customers to help make a positive impact in the communities where we live, work and play.