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In-House Legal Counsel Posted on Oct 12, 2017 by GEOPHYSICAL SERVICE INCORPORATED

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $80,000.00 to $110,000.00 annually
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jan 01, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

GEOPHYSICAL SERVICE INCORPORATED

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Membership in the Canadian Bar Association
  • Membership in a provincial or territorial law society

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • MS Outlook

Work Setting

Private company, corporation or industry

Specific Skills

  • Represent interests of corporation/employer in all business related to legal matters
  • Offer mediation, conciliation and arbitration services
  • Advise clients of their legal rights and all matters related to law
  • Plead clients' cases before courts of law, tribunals and boards (lawyers only)
  • Research legal precedents and gather evidence
  • Draw up legal documents and prepare statements of legal opinion
  • Negotiate settlements of civil disputes (lawyers only)

Security and Safety

Bondable

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large caseload
  • Large workload

Work Location Information

Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Values and ethics
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Jan 01, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

NOC & Interest Codes
The In-House Legal Counsel is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Lawyers and Quebec Notaries
NOC code: 4112
METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to perform administrative and management functions related to the practice of law

INNOVATIVE

Interest in negotiating settlements of civil disputes (lawyers only), in applying principles of civil law as it pertains to notarization of legal documents and in researching legal precedents and gathering evidence

DIRECTIVE

Interest in mentoring in order to advise clients of their legal rights and all matters related to law; may act as an executor, trustee or guardian in estate and family law matters; may act as mediator, conciliator or arbitrator

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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