We are seeking a senior litigator to join our Legal Group on a fixed-term basis (or as a possible inter-agency secondment) to December 2020. Appointment will be at senior solicitor or principal legal advisor level, depending on the experience of the candidate.
In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to use your criminal litigation experience to conduct health and safety prosecutions for WorkSafe. Your role will also include providing advanced technical legal advice to other members in the Group and coaching others.
To be successful in this role you will have:
This role will suit someone who is seeking to further develop their experience in a collaborative and professional environment, while supporting WorkSafe in achieving its vision of ensuring that everyone who goes to work comes home healthy and safe.
About our Legal Team
Our Legal Group has staff based in Auckland and Wellington. We are a busy in-house team that works collegially, professionally, and to high standards. This role will suit a lawyer who thrives on variety and challenge, and enjoys working collaboratively with staff across an organisation.
WorkSafe New Zealand, Mahi Haumaru Aotearoa, is the primary workplace health and safety regulator – our vision is that everyone who goes to work comes home healthy and safe. Alongside other regulators we lead New Zealand to achieve healthy and safe workplaces through engagement, education and enforcement.
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Applications close on Monday 24 February 2020.