Adjudicator (Permanent Position) – Job ID: 44038, Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner, Edmonton or Calgary, Canada

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to put your skills to use for an Office dedicated to protecting the information access and privacy rights of Albertans?  Do you have an interest in holding an integral position to assist in upholding compliance with the FOIP Act, HIA and PIPA?

The Adjudication Unit in the OIPC has a permanent opportunity for individuals with legal expertise.  Reporting to the Director of Adjudication (Director), you will be responsible for the following functions:

  • Independently hold adjudicative hearings called “inquiries” under the Acts, as a direct delegate from the Commissioner of her quasi-adjudicative function.  In the course of those hearings, adjudicators develop and apply the law relating to access to information and protection of personal information under the Acts.
  • Develop and apply fair procedures in conducting inquiries under the Acts.
  • Work with the Registrar of Inquiries and Adjudication Support staff on facilitating the related administrative processes.
  • Engage in various work projects at the request of the Director or the Commissioner.

Detailed Position Description:

Please refer to Job ID 44038 to see a detailed description on the Government of Alberta jobs website at or on the OIPC website at

Application Submission Information:

Online applications are preferred on the Government of Alberta Jobs website Please search for Job ID 44038.  Applicants who apply online will be able to track the status of their application. Note: As only one file can be uploaded, please ensure your cover letter, resume and any other related documents are submitted in one file. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered.

If you are unable to submit an electronic version of your resume, please submit your resume, in confidence, quoting the Job ID to: Human Resources, Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner, 4th Floor, 9925 – 109 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5K 2J8, Phone: (780) 415-8603.