Wcb Nova Scotia Collective Agreement

Caring and compassion determine who we are and what we do. Our vision is a Nova Scotia that is safe and safe from workplace injuries. The WCB is looking for an analytical, service-oriented person who joins its legal services team as a paralegal. OPPORTUNITY EMPLOI – HalifaxParalegal – Legal ServicesPermanent Opportunity We offer a competitive compensation package with a salary range of $53,351 to $66,627. WCB Nova Scotia is still recognized as the top employer in Atlantic Canada and Nova Scotia and has also been recognized nationally as the top 100 employers and as one of Canada`s most admired corporate cultures. WCB Nova Scotia promotes safety and a diverse and respectful workplace. As safety champions, all WCB Nova Scotia staff are responsible for following safe working procedures, using protective and personal safety equipment as required, knowing and complying with all regulations, immediately reporting illnesses or injuries to their supervisors, reporting uncertain acts and insecurity, and cooperating with workplace health and safety initiatives. At WCB Nova Scotia, we are committed to safety and encourage a diverse and respectful workplace. Please note that our environment is reduced by smell. As Paralegal, you will work in partnership to research and support three legal advisors regarding WCAT, Court of Appeals, Third Party and Investigation. You are responsible for verifying WCAT files and providing recommendations to the Legal Advisor. This role may also conclude bids and/or appear at WCAT on behalf of the WCB.

In addition, Paralegal will also conduct research, prepare and conduct legal advisors on: court cases, standard contracts, third-party cases, collective bargaining negotiations and WCB`s internal labour relations. As a successful Paralegal, you are a graduate of a Paralegal Diploma/Certificate or related program and have at least three years of experience in a legal environment. They will also have the ability or ability to become an “oath commissioner.” In the subject line of your email, please enter the contest number: JV 109-20-EXT Paralegal. Please email your CV and cover letter in the form of a document containing your name and professional title in the document title (Microsoft Word format) by email to hrdept@wcb.ns.ca by December 23, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. As an ideal candidate, you will thrive in this environment with the following task force skills: Priority Setting, Legal Research Analysis, Accuracy, Legal Written Communication, Privacy Law Knowledge and Administration.