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Legal Research Officer


Legal Research Officer

Court and Tribunal Services

Salary: Level 4, GOSGA, $77,452 to $81,797 pa
Position number: 001191
Work type: Fixed Term - Full Time
Location: Perth CBD
Closing date: 2018-05-03 4:30 PM (YYYY-MM-DD)
Attachments: 001191.pdf

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Legal Research Officer - District Court


The District Court is seeking an experienced legal practitioner for the role of Legal Research Officer to his Honour the Chief Judge. The role includes undertaking legal research for the preparation of correspondence, speeches, papers and reports. You will also assist in the maintenance of an effective information management system and provide assistance and advice to the Chief Judge on information sources and research tools.

This is a full time position working 75 hours per fortnight as part of the Chief Judge's personal team. Appointment will be by way of contract of employment for a 12 month period with an opportunity for renewal commencing on completion of the recruitment process.

Work Related Requirements

Please read the Job Description Form (JDF) for more information about the work related requirements of this position. Appointment to a role with the Department of Justice is conditional upon obtaining an employment screening clearance, which includes a National Criminal History Check and any other relevant checks.

Further Job Related Information

If you are interested in the position and would like further information on the role, contact SU OWEN on (08) 9425 2414 for a confidential discussion. Information about applying and submitting your application is available on the Department of Justice jobs website.