Are you studying law? Would you like to gain experience and access to legal networks? Brisbane - Part Time Opportunity -(Limited Term Contract) ORIGIN – GOOD ENERGY An opportunity exists to join our Legal and Company Secretarial team as a Paralegal to gain exposure to the work type, service model and operations of an in-house legal team in the energy sector
THE ROLE This position is only open to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants. The filling of this position is intended to constitute a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and the relevant state acts. At Origin, we value diversity and inclusion and believe in the power of a balanced organisation. Providing employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples helps us deliver on our purpose and goals, particularly our Reconciliation Action Plan. An opportunity exists to join our Legal and Company Secretarial team as a Paralegal to gain exposure to the work type, service model and operations of an in-house legal team in the energy sector. You will work closely with the Brisbane team gaining experience on many areas of law including environment, safety, native title, and cultural heritage, contracting and procurement, and general commercial. The role will allow you to enhance your skills by being responsible for: Conducting legal research on specific issues Drafting memos, training packs and other documents under the supervision of lawyers Attending meetings and negotiations
IS THIS YOU? You’ll need to be enthusiastic and self-motivated with the ability to manage self and workload with support. You will need to be keen to learn and take on new challenges. To be considered you will be: Currently studying law at a QLD university (2nd year onward) Well organised, good attention to detail and communication skills Able to manage competing demands
Supporting our Indigenous Employees Being employed at Origin you will have access to support groups to support you in your career. These include: Indigenous Employee Network (IEN) - the purpose of the IEN is to connect and support our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employees, as well as providing input into business decisions relating to Reconciliation Reconciliation @ Origin Working Group – This group will connect you with other Origin employees interested in and striving to push forward Origin’s commitment to Reconciliation. We share good news stories and insights to Reconciliation in action at Origin. Origin. Good energy At Origin, our focus is on getting energy right for our customers, communities, and planet. Because we know it’s up to us to shape the future of energy. Today, we serve more than 4.2 million customers, are one of the most significant energy producers in the country and listed in the ASX Top 50 companies. Our purpose drives everything. If you connect with Getting energy right for our customers, community and planet this role is for you. Please submit your application via the link below. https://careers.originenergy.com.au/job/Brisbane-Indigenous-Career-Program-University-Student-Paralegal-Part-Time-%28Limited-Term-Contract%29-QLD-4000/728105000/ For more information contact: Matt Rix 07 3028 5003 Requisition ID: 78152 Origin recognises Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples as the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia, and we pay our respects to Elders past, present and future.
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