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  • Location: Lunenburg
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 09 February 2018
    GREAT CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN LUNENBURG, NOVA SCOTIA!
    Production Laborers Wanted!

    Our client in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia is looking to grow their team of Production Labourers. Are you looking for a job that will offer you a better salary? Career growth? Stability? Are you tired of working longs days and still not able to catch up on bills? We have a solution for you. As a Production Labourer you will be fairly compensated for your hard work. With a little dedication and your sleeves rolled up, you will be able to build a stable income and career. For this opportunity the ideal candidate will need to be flexible to work days, evenings and week-end shifts operating on a daily schedule. You can expect a minimum pay rate of $15.86 and up with overtime and double time being offered. This is a contract position with the potential to go permanent with the client.
    As a Production Laborer you will:
    - Work various posts on a fast-paced production line
    - Operate food processing equipment, maintain supplies, mix ingredients and assess food items quality
    - Load, unload, saw raw materials, weigh & separate materials and product
    - Inspect product on screens
    - Operate machinery and equipment
    - Move product and materials
    - Clean and maintain workspace
    - Seal and pack product
    - Stand for long periods of time (8hrs)

    You are a safety conscious person who is physically able to perform jobs which require bending, kneeling, standing, pushing, pulling, and lifting. You will have steel toe work boots and can complete tasks which require you to read, write, and do basic math. You will also have a clean criminal record and are flexible to work various shifts. Reliable transportation to and from work is required.

    In this position you will be lifting up to 50lbs continuously and working in a noisy work environment which can also be wet or dusty. There is earning potential with $23.79/hr on Saturdays and $31.72/hr on Sundays.
    Manpower offers associates valuable work experience, opportunities for training & development, and professional advice. Manpower also has great perks for associates including discounts on hotels, home & auto insurance, apparel, and much more!

    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.

    We love referrals! Refer someone today and you could receive a Referral Bonus!
  • Location: Halifax
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 14 February 2018
    Manpower is looking for an action-oriented individual with strong team building, relationship management, and problem solving skills to join its fast paced team as a Long Term Disability Case Manager on a Contract basis.

    In this role, you will be responsible for the assessment of long term disability claims, the development of specific case management plans, and key decisions. These duties rely on your sound analysis of disability contracts and your ability to think strategically while applying sound judgment.

    Communication skills are a vital part of this position as you will deliver difficult messages and manage relationships with Plan Administrators, medical professionals, and other key stakeholders. The ideal candidate will hold a Computer Science Degree, Business Degree, or Health Science degree with previous experience in a similar role a strong asset.

    Your responsibilities will include:
    * Assessment of long term disability claims including the identification, and analysis of medical, contractual, and eligibility information
    * Development of case management plans
    * Consistent interaction with Claimants and Clients
    * Development of case management plans
    * Assessment of Long Term Disability and Waiver of Premium claims including the analysis of medical, contractual, and eligibility information in order to render a decision on the claim

    As the preferred candidate, you will possess:
    * Familiarity with medical terminology;
    * Analytical skills with a strong attention to detail - particularly with numbers, spelling and grammar;
    * Excellent problem-solving and decision making skills
    * The skills to multi-task, prioritize, and work in a fast paced environment;
    * Very strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively deliver difficult messages to clients by telephone and in the form of very detailed letters of explanation;
    * Strong customer service experience, with proven ability to build and manage relationships with external and internal clients
    * Intermediate PC skills - including data entry, MS Word and MS Excel

    Manpower offers associates valuable work experience, opportunities for training & development, and professional advice. Manpower also has great perks for associates including discounts on hotels, home & auto insurance, apparel, and much more!

    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.

    We love referrals! Refer a friend to Manpower and earn a Referral Bonus if they get hired
  • Location: Dartmouth
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 13 February 2018
    Manpower is currently recruiting for a Litigation Clerk for a well-established company in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. This is a company, who prides themselves on providing superior service and goes the extra mile for their clients and is looking for someone who has a high attention to detail, friendly demeanor and has the same view on the importance of service and hard work as the company. This is a 6 month contract starting ASAP offering a competitive salary. The Litigation Clerk would be responsible for supporting one lawyer in handling of insurance defense litigation matters as well as the day-to-day file management.

    Responsibilities of the successful candidate:
    - Preparation and drafting of correspondence and legal documents (motion records, affidavit of documents, affidavits, pre-trial/mediation memos, cost outlines, bill of costs, subpoenas, summons to witness, consent and dismissal orders, responses by insurer to an application for arbitration, document briefs); ensuring all appropriate documents and forms are filed with the court in accordance with the
    - Compilation of books of authorities/factums
    - Preparing and following up with requests for productions and undertakings
    - Summarizing discovery notes, transcripts, economic loss and medical reports
    - Arranging investigations/surveillance, including preparing various instruction letters to investigators
    - Arranging independent medical examinations, including drafting and preparing the medical briefs
    - Dicta-typing; filing; keeping lawyer's calendar updated; and updating internal database
    - Requisitioning cheques
    - Maintaining file organization
    - Booking travel; including flights, cars and hotels as needed
    - Ensure integrity of information in matter MANAGER applications
    - Liaise between counsel, external parties, and claims operations

    Experience/Skills Required:
    - Minimum of 5+ years of legal assistant and law clerk experience in an insurance defense or personal injury litigation environment
    - Excellent computer skills including experience with MS Word and Outlook
    - Proficient in the Civil Procedure Rules and Court forms
    - Customer-service oriented with superb communication skills
    - Excellent organizational skills
    - Attention to detail with a desire to take initiative
    - Able to work independently with minimal direction and as part of a team
    - Mature work ethic and good sense of humor

    Manpower offers associates valuable work experience, opportunities for training & development, and professional advice. Manpower also has great perks for associates including discounts on hotels, home & auto insurance, apparel, and much more!

    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.

    We love referrals! Refer a friend to Manpower and earn a Referral Bonus if they get hired!
  • Location: Dartmouth
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Monday, 05 February 2018
    Customer Service Representative
    Contact centre professionals- This is your time to join a customer service team that prides itself on inclusion and client loyalty. You are a customer service pro that will excel in this environment with the experience you bring. Working for one of Canada's largest insurance companies, you will make a difference everyday by providing exceptional service and solutions to new and current clients, in Waterloo. Finding your passion is humanly possible.

    As a Customer Service Professional you are:
    * Passionate about exceeding customer expectations
    * Driven to identify and pursue new and existing sales opportunities by understanding customer needs
    * Excited to learn and grow your knowledge of the insurance industry

    Your desire to do better and be better, along with your flexibility and passion for a fast-paced dynamic environment makes you the ideal candidate. With your knowledge and experience you will:
    * Provide first point of contact resolution for clients any time Monday to Friday from 9am-12am and Saturday and Sunday from 9am-9pm
    * Meet and exceed individual and team goals
    * Establish and maintain a high level of customer satisfaction
    * Contribute to team growth through relationship building
    This is your opportunity to use your finely honed skills to make a real difference. And to collect pay that reflects your talent and expertise. Manpower's reach and resources bring you career options you couldn't find on your own. We're experts at placing each of our candidates into his/her "dream job" - one perfectly matched to skills, ambition and lifestyle. The age of you has begun
  • Location: Dartmouth
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 26 January 2018
    Opportunity with a subsidiary company of the bank at a processing center located in Dartmouth.
    Are you a General Labour Data Processing Clerk, looking for a new opportunity? Imagine yourself in a position that puts you at the center of the activity. Where you'll know everyone's name and they'll be happy to see you. A job where your organizational skills and can-do attitude make a difference every day. If that's your vision, Manpower has work for you.
    Little bit about the company that you will be working for:
    A leader in Canada, Currency Processing Company provides integrated payment processing and currency management solutions to a wide range of clients in the financial, utility, government, energy, and retail sectors

    1. Location: Dartmouth
    Pay Rate: $ 12.13 / hr
    Must be able to work both shifts -
    hours will be Monday - Friday 6:30am - 3pm and 10:30 am - 6:30pm and must be flexible to stay longer depending on workload.

    Job Duties

    Data entry of transactions and cheque data into computer
    Sort incoming heavy bags of money, coins, cheques.
    Focused/concentration levels very high
    Flexible/adaptable

    Must be able to lift 30+LBS and have safety shoes.

    You can see it. More challenging work. A more interesting work environment. The opportunity to use your finely honed skills to make a real difference. And to collect pay that reflects your talent and expertise. If this is what you see for yourself, you need to talk to Manpower.

    We've got the right opportunity. Tell us why you're the right person! Apply today
  • Location: Halifax
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 25 January 2018
    Are you looking for a role that complements your strong relationship management skills, utilizes your problem solving abilities, while involving your interest in health sciences?

    Our client in the insurance industry is looking for an action-oriented individual with strong team building, relationship management, and problem solving skills to join its fast paced team as a Bilingual Case Manager on a Contract basis.

    In this role, you will be responsible for developing, monitoring and implementing innovative vocational rehabilitation services and goal orientated rehabilitation plans for employees in receipt of short and long term disability benefits.

    Your responsibilities will include:

    * Interacting with policyholders, employees, physicians and other health care professionals in order to facilitate a timely return to work for claimants.
    * Development of case management plans
    * Consistent interaction with Claimants and Clients

    As the preferred candidate, you will possess:

    * Previous Case Manager Experience an asset but not required
    * University degree in Kinesiology or Physiotherapy
    * Analytical skills with a strong attention to detail - particularly with numbers, spelling and grammar
    * Excellent problem-solving and decision making skills
    * The skills to multi-task, prioritize, and work in a fast paced environment
    * Very strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively deliver difficult messages to clients by telephone and in the form of very detailed letters of explanation
    * Strong customer service experience, with proven ability to build and manage relationships with external and internal client

    Interested? Apply Today!

    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.
  • Location: Halifax
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 24 January 2018
    Are you a customer service profession who is fluently bilingual in French and English? Are you looking for a permanent, full-time position instead of another contract? Then Manpower has the opportunity you've been looking for.
    On behalf of our client, a Canadian leader in banking and insurance, we are recruiting for multiple bilingual customer service representatives to work in a call centre environment for their insurance division in a permanent position.
    For this role, you would be responsible for handling client and advisor inquiries, requests, and problems related to their insurance policies and products, including selling and upselling different services. You will have excellent bilingual communication skills, both verbal and written, as well as a high energy level and a desire to be a part of a dynamic and exciting team offering exceptional customer service.
    In this position, you will bring the following skills and experience to the table:
    * Experience in customer service and sales
    * and sales
    * Experience dealing with difficult situations and problem solving
    * Ability to learn a variety of computer systems and strong computer skills
    * Ability to multitask within a fast-paced team environment
    * Strong organizational skills and a positive attitude
    This position offers you full-time hours between 8am-11pm, Monday-Friday, and on Saturday between 9am-7pm. Monday and Saturday work is mandatory as those are their busiest days - otherwise, full rotation within this schedule is required. This position also offers you an hourly rate of $24.42, as well as a premium for working in the evenings. It also offers a competitive benefits program. Again, this is a full-time, permanent position with an employer of choice. You'll have room to grow in the organization and will learn the valuable skills you've been looking for - start your new career with Manpower!

    Manpower offers associates valuable work experience, opportunities for training & development, and professional advice. Manpower also has great perks for associates including discounts on hotels, home & auto insurance, apparel, and much more!

    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.

    We love referrals! Refer a friend to Manpower and earn a $200 Referral Bonus if they get hired!