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Graduate Solicitor, (2), Legal Services Unit, Corporate Services Group, Wellington | Wellington

Posted on 12-Aug-2019
Application close date: 19-Aug-2019
Position type:
Job reference:

 100/2113 and 100/2114

Graduate Solicitor x2, Wellington


DOC's Legal Services Unit is looking for two savvy, hardworking, enthusiastic graduate/junior solicitors to join our Wellington team in Conservation House - Whare Kaupapa Atawhai.


The focus of the position will be on assisting senior solicitors on a variety of matters and learning to work both collaboratively and independently in an often fast paced office environment and with a variety of people and teams within DOC.


We're looking for team players who enjoy collaboration and are also capable of working on their own and on a variety of issues.


This is a full-time position. Flexible working hours may be considered.


Mandatory requirements are:

  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand, including a valid work visa covering the whole period of employment if applying internationally;
  • A Bachelor of Laws degree; and
  • Completion of a Professional Legal Studies course.


Please apply online. Applications must include:

  • A cover letter;
  • CV; and
  • Evidence of the required capabilities as set out in the role description. Please ensure that you give examples as to how you have demonstrated or could demonstrate these capabilities. Note: This is an important part of your application as it is considered in shortlisting and assists in interviews.


DOC is committed to diversity in its workforce and an inclusive workplace culture.


For any queries, please contact Ash McCrone,, quoting vacancies 100/2113 and 100/2114


Applications close at 5 p.m. on Monday 26 August 2019.


DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture.

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