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Paralegal - Workers' Compensation

Division : General Litigation
Section : Workers' Compensation
Location: Atlanta
Job Openings: 1
Job Opening Date: 08/27/2014
Job Closing Date: 09/15/2014

Salary: $31,500 minimum Annual

Duties & Responsibilities
The primary duties include, but are not limited to: drafts and files discovery and correspondence; prepares cases for hearings by organizing files, interviewing and subpoenaing witnesses, and preparing exhibits; and attends and assists attorney with hearings & client meetings. Administative duties also included.

Minimum Training & Experience   A paralegal certificate, diploma or degree, OR An associate’s degree (non-paralegal) and 1 year of paralegal experience, OR Three years of paralegal experience, AND the ability to type.  Applicants may be asked to provide copies of college or coursework transcripts.

PREFERRED Qualifications:  WORKERS' COMP PARALEGAL EXPERIENCE.

Additional Information

In addition to a resume, applicants must complete and submit a DEPARTMENT OF LAW (General) application & waiver, which may be found on the Department’s website at: http://law.ga.gov/application-forms  ALONG with a copy of official college transcript(s)and a copy of the paralegal certificate AND program transcipt. Please mail your completed application & transcript(s) to: the address below, Attn: WK Brown, Director of Human Resources. A criminal background check is completed on all candidates; employment is also contingent upon the completion and satisfactory results of the background investigation. SALARY IS COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE. Only those persons meeting the preferred qualifications of the job will be considered for the position. This POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail.  All applicants will be considered, but may be screened for the preferred qualifications of the position, and may not necessarily receive an interview.  Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.
 

All qualified and interested applicants should submit a resume, college and paralegal program transcripts and a Department of Law application to:

Human Resources Director
Department of Law
40 Capitol Square S.W.
Atlanta, Georgia 30334

You will find the 'general' application under 'Careers', click applications.

The Office of THE ATTORNEY GENERAL does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or services

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION WRITE OR CALL
Human Resources * 40 Capitol Square * Atlanta, GA. 30334
(404) 656-3305