Amended - Bilingual Legislative Technician
The mandate of the Department of Justice is to administer justice, including policing, community justice, victims services and corrections in the Northwest Territories. This mandate will be carried out in a manner which respects community and indigenous values and encourages communities to assume increasing responsibilities.
Reporting to the Director, Legislation Division, The Technician provides support services to French Legislative Counsel and Legal Translators, the Director and Legislative Counsel. The Technician coordinates the distribution of translation files according to the workload of French Legislative Counsel and Legal Translators, prepares consolidations for new and amending regulations and statutory instruments, and prepares the cumulative tables for the Northwest Territories Gazette pertaining to regulations and statutory instruments. The Technician will perform a variety of functions best performed by a person who works in both English and French.
Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by a post secondary degree or certificate in a Social Science related field and two (2) years of experience in a bilingual French-English office environment, including extensive experience using a word processing program.
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
YELLOWKNIFE CENTRE 5TH FLOOR
BOX 1320 YELLOWKNIFE NT X1A 2L9
Tel (867) 767-9154 Extension 14106
Fax (867) 873-0445
Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.
This job opening is for a one (1) Year Term.
Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.
Criminal Records Check
Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.
Diversity and Inclusion
The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace. If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.
Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.
Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.
Job Opening Information
Job Opening ID # 19208
Closing Date: October 26, 2020 - 23:59, Mountain Time
The salary range for this position is from $34.39 per hour to $41.07 per hour (approximately $60,061 - $80,087) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3,700 and a Bilingual Bonus of $1,200 per annum.