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Intake Advisor

August 1 2017
Industries Public administation
Categories Labor - Employment
Toronto, ON

Bring your knowledge of the Workplace Safety Insurance system to the Office of the Employer Adviser, an agency of the Ministry of Labour, in this challenging role!

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:
• provide front-line advisory service to employers on all aspects of workers' compensation legislation.
• provide first response support for employers seeking information about section 50 reprisal situations as defined under the Occupational Health and Safety Act.

Location: Toronto

How do I qualify?


• You are licensed by the Law Society of Upper Canada and entitled to provide legal services in Ontario.
• OR you are currently employed with the Office of the Worker Adviser (OWA) or the Office of the Employer Adviser (OEA) and covered by the exemptions for the stated offices, as determined by the Law Society of Upper Canada.

Communication and Consultation Skills:

• you have oral and written communication skills to provide front-line advisory service and to prepare written submissions
• you have demonstrated ability to consult on complex matters

Interviewing and Investigative Skills:

• you have effective interviewing and investigative skills to verify accuracy and relevance of information

Problem-Solving and Analytical Skills:

• you have problem-solving and analytical skills to respond to complex enquiries

Other Relevant Skills:

• you have the ability to interpret, apply and explain Workplace Safety and Insurance Act and related policies and procedures
• you have the ability to work in a team environment to maintain effective liaison and co-operation with all levels of staff
• you are proficient with word-processing, spreadsheet and database software

Salary: $1,182.52 - $1,419.80 per week


Additional information:

  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 12 months (with possibility of extension), 505 University Ave, Toronto, Toronto Region

Please apply online, only, at, quoting Job ID 110242, by Wednesday, August 16, 2017. Please follow the instructions to submit your application. Faxes are not being accepted at this time.

If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us at to provide your contact information. Recruitment Services staff will contact you within 48 hours. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer. Accommodation will be provided in accordance with Ontario's Human Rights Code. network