Legal Assistant/Legal Aid Intake Assistant

Stasiuk & Company, Law Corporation - Dawson Creek, BC (30+ days ago)

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Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: Diploma
Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Legal Secretaries (1242)
NOC Job Title: Legal Secretary
Expires in 9 days
Expires: 2019-09-30
Posted: 2019-07-17
Last Updated: 2019-07-17

Job Location(s)
Suite 201
10300 - 10th Street
Dawson Creek, British Columbia
V1G 3T6, Canada
Job Description
COMPANY: Stasiuk & Company, Law Corporation

FULL TIME POSITION: Legal Assistant/Legal Aid Intake Assistant

START DATE: To be determined

WAGES: To be determined based on experience

JOB DESCRIPTION:
To provide Legal Aid Intake and Legal Secretarial support. You will work directly with client’s and lawyers on a daily basis. This position includes frontline client service both in person and by telephone.

The Successful Applicant must demonstrate compassion, good interpersonal skills and attention to detail as well as be able to work with little or no supervision after training is complete. Previous knowledge of Provincial Court system and Court documents would be an asset.

DUTIES include but not limited to:
Answer phones
Provide legal secretarial support
Interview clients – assess client information and determine needs and urgency; Determine coverage for eligibility for services based on law, policies and guidelines;
Have an awareness of community resources and other potential client supports throughout the Province and refer clients to community agencies and partners;
Liason with other agencies in the community that provide assistance in legal matters;

PERFORM OTHER RELATED DUTIES AS REQUIRED

How to Apply
Expiring: Sep 30, 2019

Fax: 250-782-7746
Email: stasiukreception@neonet.bc.ca

By Mail:
Suite 201
10300 - 10th Street
Dawson Creek, British Columbia
V1G 3T6, Canada

In Person:
Suite 201
10300 - 10th Street
Dawson Creek, British Columbia
V1G 3T6, Canada