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Career Opportunities: Graduate Legal

About the role

Step through our door, for your career in Law!

The purpose of the position is to assist the General Counsel and the Leader Legal Services to provide independent legal direction and advice to the business on its activities as Tasmania's State owned Transmission and Distribution Network Service Provider. This role will enable you to gain the knowledge, skills, commercial and practical experience in relation to in-house legal functions, to facilitate a move to a suitable substantive position within the organisation (or industry) by completion of the graduate placement.

About the Business

At TasNetworks, we own, operate and maintain the electricity transmission and distribution network in Tasmania. We deliver a safe, cost-effective and reliable electricity supply to more than 285,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers.

About you

To be successful in this role and to become part of our graduate program you will need to have a tertiary qualification in Law and a current driver’s license. The ability to communicate effectively and work well in small teams across many areas of the business. Sound computing skills and the ability to think strategically and manage concurrent tasks and priorities all whilst maintaining a commercial mindset.

What's on offer

This is a three year, fixed term opportunity offering a strong career path, excellent benefits, flexible working arrangements and employee assistance programs designed to guide you in reaching your full potential. For those looking for a lifestyle change and a relocation to Tasmania, TasNetworks will support the move by offering relocation assistance.  "It takes a myriad of people to bring power to Tasmanians and we are proud to be a diverse workforce contributing to the future of our state" Lance Balcombe, CEO. At TasNetworks we will support you to be yourself. 

Can you see yourself living here?

Based in Tasmania’s capital, historic Hobart will be a great base for the successful incumbent to reside in order to take up this role.   The region is situated on the scenic river Derwent with stunning world heritage wilderness areas just a stone’s throw away.  Enjoy a relaxed lifestyle with easy access to world-class events like Mona Foma, Taste of Tasmania and Wooden Boat festival.

How to apply 

If this role and working at TasNetworks is of interest we look forward to hearing from you. Please ensure you attach a cover letter outlining how your skills and experience are aligned with this role, and an up to date resume. For more information about this opportunity and to obtain a position description, please click here.

Applications close 11:59pm 22 March 2020

For further information about the role, please contact [email protected]

Closed 6 months ago
Closed 6 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
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    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

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  • Closing Date:22nd Mar 2021, 12:59 pm


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