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Assistant General Counsel

Full Time

Are you passionate about the safety of Western Australian workplaces?

The Department of Mines Industry Regulation and Safety has a vacancy for an Assistant General Counsel to work on some of the most significant matters for the State.

In this role you will be working as part of Legal Services Branch B, providing strategic and operational legal services to the WorkSafe Western Australia Commissioner and the WorkSafe operational directorates of the Safety Regulation Group for the purpose of helping to ensure that workplaces in Western Australia are free of work-related death, injury and disease.

As Assistant General Counsel, you will conduct legal proceedings on behalf of the WorkSafe Western Australia Commissioner, as instructing solicitor and as counsel. Your position will have a particular focus on providing advice to support inspection and investigation activities, including advice on evidence collection, the exercise of statutory powers, statutory interpretation and jurisdictional issues.

You will possess the ability to maintain effective internal and external networks, and keep abreast of new and emerging legal issues and trends.

This recruitment closes on 26 October at 4pm.

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