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Recruitment - Arbitrators Sydney and Regional NSW

29 Jan 2020

The Workers Compensation Commission of NSW seeks applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons for appointment to the positions of Arbitrator. These roles will offer a flexible, rewarding opportunity in a dynamic statutory tribunal.  

A career as an Arbitrator within the Workers Compensation Commission offers many opportunities and benefits including stability, flexibility and ability to manage your own workload.  We also offer generous remuneration and conditions and access to office and administrative support.

We are offering both Sessional roles based in Sydney and Regional centres as well as full time Sydney based roles with terms up to 5 years with eligibility for reappointment. Some travel may be required.

Full-time Arbitrators receive a salary of $232,730 per annum plus super (legally qualified) and $209,225 p/a plus super (not legally qualified), reviewed annually. Sessional Arbitrators are remunerated under a fee schedule, based on an hourly rate of $185.45 p/h (legally qualified) and $166.73 p/h (not legally qualified).

These roles will see you exercise quasi-judicial functions involving conciliation and arbitration of disputes under the NSW workers compensation legislation.

In order to be successful you will be a qualified legal practitioner or experienced individual with a sound knowledge of workers compensation law and practice, coupled with demonstrated alternative dispute resolution and facilitation skills and experience.

For a detailed information pack please CLICK HERE. For more information please contact Sarah Kerr via

Applications can be made via iworkfornsw or SEEK

Applications will close Friday the 14th of February 2020 @ 9.59am with interviews to be held in Sydney CBD in the following weeks.