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The County of Chester, Department of Court Administration has an opening for a Support Staff IV. This position provides intermediate administrative support and performance of clerical duties for the Family Court Division and Jury Operations. The candidate filling this position must have excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, be proficient in Word, Excel and Outlook, and have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates must be able to interact professionally with judges, internal customers, attorneys and the public, as this is a highly visible position requiring strong professionalism and customer service skills. The ability to establish priorities, be punctual, work independently and complete tasks in an accurate and timely manner is essential.
Duties: Handle incoming phone calls and visitors at the public counter; Schedule custody conferences, parenting classes and mediators; File and docket notices and pleadings at the Prothonotary’s Office; Maintain a daily log of custody orders received from conciliation conferences and after they are signed and returned by a judge; Ensure files are sent to the correct Orphans’ Court judge for signature; Assist the Family Court Administrator docket and distribute Protection from Abuse Orders, and maintain office equipment; Maintain professionalism and efficiency in daily contact with attorneys and pro se litigants regarding orders, complaints, stipulations, rule returnables, support and divorce pleadings; Assist in all phases of jury system daily operations in order to maintain a favorable image for the department and county when interacting with the general public, jurors, members of the legal profession, etc.; Assist in entering jury information into the computer system; Handle juror telephone calls; Assist in sorting, alphabetizing and filing all incoming mail; Assist in processing juror summons; Check-in jurors daily and prepare for court; Issue checks to jurors and maintain daily records; Communicate with judges and courtroom staff; Order office supplies and update juror phone messages daily; Direct attorneys, litigants and the public to appropriate courtrooms and hearing rooms; Cross-train and assist in other divisions of Court Administration; Perform special projects, as assigned; Perform other duties, tasks and special projects, as required. This position will require your time to be split between the Family Court Division and the Jury Division on a daily basis, with participation in other areas of the department, as needed.
Requirements: High School Diploma with a minimum of one year general office experience; strong customer service, communication, organizational and computer skills, including MS Office. Candidates should be detail-oriented, professional, and have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. The ability to handle matters with confidentiality is a must. The hours for this position are 7:30 – 3:30. Applicant must have the ability to work extended hours when needed, or work 8:30 – 4:30 when necessary.
All positions within the Justice Center require a criminal history background check to be completed before a hiring decision is made. If interviewed copy/paste this website to your browser, download the form and submit to the State Police to begin the process: https://epatch.state.pa.us/Home.jsp
Position Type: Full-Time / Non-Exempt
Salary Information: Salary range available beginning at $30,683.38 annually based on education and experience.
Shift: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Weekly Hours: 35
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
New Castle County Government County Office of Law
Part-time openings (no more than 25 hours/week) for two assistants in the New Castle County Office of Law.
Hourly wage $10.77 – $16.72 (commensurate with relevant experience)
Applications must be received by March 22, 2019.
Submit resume to April C. Turner, Law Administrator ([email protected])
Overview: The Law Department is seeking a self-motivated, driven, team player to support our Chief Employment and Data Privacy Counsel. The candidate must be motivated, creative and result-oriented, and will be able to independently follow through to task or project completion. This work requires exercising considerable independent judgment and initiative. Qualified candidate will gain opportunity to learn Data Privacy.
The following competencies are required:
This is a Casual/Seasonal position (in order to be in compliance with the Delaware code and provisions of The Affordable Care Act; work hours are to be less than 30 hours per week, or less than 130 hours per month, on average over the course of a fiscal year; July 1 to June 30). This is a position without healthcare benefits. Salary will be commensurate with experience.
Opening Date: November 5, 2018
Closing Date: November 28, 2018
Job Responsibilities and Duties:
This Paralegal will provide general paralegal support to Deputy Attorneys General in the Special Victims Unit, Criminal Division, in New Castle County. This Paralegal’s duties include researching, preparing and processing legal documents for the Deputy Attorneys General and responsible for various paralegal duties in preparation of cases for trial. This Paralegal prepares and coordinates the issuance of subpoenas; organizes files for sexual assault prosecution, redacts video and audiotaped statements for court, reviews cases to identify witnesses and potential evidentiary needs at trial. This Paralegal must demonstrate good organizational and computer skills and be able to work accurately and independently within strict time frames with a minimum of direct guidance and supervision.
No less than five (5) years of employment with the Department of Justice in a similar capacity AND a paralegal certificate from an ABA-approved, non-ABA approved or Department-sponsored program, OR
An Associate’s degree in Paralegal Studies from an ABA-approved program, OR
A Bachelor’s degree AND a paralegal certificate from an ABA-approved or Department-sponsored program OR
A Bachelor’s degree in Paralegal Studies from an ABA-approved program OR
A Bachelor’s degree AND one year of law school
Internal Delaware Department of Justice Applicants: Please submit an updated Resume or summary of work experience to the Director of Human Resources.
External Applicants: In order to be considered for this position, external applicants must submit Resume and the Delaware Department of Justice Application (please see link): http://attorneygeneral.delaware.gov/executive/hr/job-application/
OR external applicants can mail Resume and the Delaware Department of Justice Application to: Delaware Department of Justice, Human Resources, 820 N. French Street, 6th Floor, Wilmington, DE 19801, OR E-mail to: [email protected] OR Fax to: 302-577-5866. EOE.
Nescio & Seace, LLP
113 East Evans Street
West Chester, PA 19380
Small, established West Chester Jaw firm seeks paralegal/legal assistant.
Bachelor's Degree & Paralegal Certification Required (or Bachelor's Degree in Paralegal or Legal Studies)
Good work ethic Dependability, professionalism, promptness and ability to form and maintain client relationships
High level of interpersonal skills and ability to work with all levels of personnel- a team player
Demonstrates attention to detail, ability to work under pressure, organizational skills, ability to work independently, filing skills, ability to meet deadlines and time management skills
Verbal and written command of English language
Strong computer skills
This is a full-time position (40 hours per week). We are looking for someone to start immediately. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Please send resume and salary requirements to: Karyn L. Seace, Esquire at [email protected].
Expanding General Practice law firm in Kennett Square is seeking a Legal Administrative Assistant to provide comprehensive administrative/clerical support for a team of attorneys. Primary Duties and Responsibilities include:
Pleasant working environment. Salary commensurate with experience.
D'Amico Law, PC
Anita M. D’Amico
Jessica O. Socienski
Nicole V.C. Rossi
Earl K. Rigler, Jr. Of Counsel
email: [email protected]
I am a solo practitioner with a practice dedicated exclusively to Plaintiff’s personal injury litigation. My practice is spread throughout eastern and central Pennsylvania. In order to maintain this type of practice I am driving to various counties on a weekly basis so I need a candidate who can work independently and is self-motivated.
I am willing to train a candidate with no experience but my preference would be for a Candidate who has some law office experience.
The day-to-day responsibilities include transcribing digital dictation; telephone contact with clients, opposing counsel, healthcare providers, and courts; assisting or independently preparing pleadings, discovery, motions/petitions ;and pre-litigation case development.
I use Amicus Attorney, case management software. I also use Microsoft 365 which includes the most up to date versions of Word, Outlook, and Excel. Proficiency with Word and Outlook is a must.
The salary range is competitive for Delaware County and is commensurate with experience.
NOTE: I am replacing a current employee, therefore, all applications must contact me privately by email ([email protected]) or cell phone (215.802.9004).
GREGORY L SCHELL, ESQ
630 Fairview Rd.
Swarthmore, PA 19081
(215)545-9000 | Fax (215)545-9540 | [email protected]
The Castro Firm, Inc. is seeking a hard-working, reliable paralegal who is in the process of becoming certified or currently certified to work in their high-paced practice in the personal injury and family law departments at their Wilmington Riverfront office.
A PARALEGAL’S JOB DUTIES WOULD INCLUDE, but are not limited to:
Any interested applicants can e-mail their resume and cover letter to [email protected] or call us at 302.225.5700 for more information.
The position is for either an entry level or experienced paralegal for a seasoned general practitioner who handles a large volume of personal injury litigation in PA and DE. The applicant must be proficient with the entire Microsoft Office Suite and Office 365. The position is a full-time, paid position. Salary is commensurate with experience. The successful applicant, to the extent needed, will be trained by the attorney and/or a seasoned paralegal who is transitioning into retirement after more than a decade with the firm. In addition to the applicant’s salary the firm offers a 401K with employer matching and two weeks of vacation per year. The office is usually closed between Christmas and the new year and that is paid as well. Though many members of the firm do not require health insurance, the firm does pay for health insurance for those needing the same.
Please send resume to Al Greto at [email protected].
BDP International seeks an IT Contract Specialist for the following job duties:
For more information or to apply, please contact:
Chief Legal Officer
BDP International, Inc.
510 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
+1 (215) 629-8297
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