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Chenega Corporation Paralegal II (Fort Worth, TX) in Fort Worth, Texas

Description

THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON BID AWARD .

CHENEGA HEALTHCARE SERVICES, LLC

Company Job Title: Paralegal II

Chenega Job Title:

Clearance: Background Check

Location: Security Exchange Commission, Fort Worth, TX

Reports To: Program Manager

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt, Full Time, Regular

Prepared Date: 07-03-2019

Approved Date: 07-03-2019

Summary:

  • The Paralegal II shall provide legal support to the Security Exchange Commission (SEC).

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs the following simple or complex tasks while complying with established procedures:

o compiles, prepares, and summarizes relevant materials for use by attorneys in discovery and in preparation of motions, briefs and other legal documents; summarizes depositions and other transcripts; maintains case files; performs simple or complex legal research; indexes, tracks and controls document discovery (including documents produced and received in discovery); indexes, tracks, and controls exhibits and other materials at depositions and at trial.

  • May synopsize transcripts of hearings and oral arguments for attorney use; reviews case related materials and, for example, identifies potentially conflicting statements or areas requiring further investigation; writes preliminary drafts of legal memoranda and correspondence.

  • Prepares exhibit cross-references.

  • Reviews documents for relevance and privilege according to established guidelines and criteria.

o Other examples of the types of work to be performed include compilation of documents for FOIA, production requests, Congressional inquiries, etc.

  • Litigation specialty supports attorneys during trial, including courtroom locations and may include experience in witness interviews.

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Four-year degree, Master’s degree, and/or certification(s) in a related labor category field from an accredited college, university, school or educational institution that has been accredited by accrediting bodies or organizations recognized by the US Department of Education

  • Three (3) years of relevant technical experience.

  • Paralegal certification required

  • Special knowledge and skill in litigation support, document analysis and/or accounting, preferred.

  • Experience in litigation support during trial, including courtroom

  • Experience in interviewing witnesses

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be able to work effectively in an extremely pressured environment.

  • Must have and use excellent oral and written communications skills.

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft 2010 or newer programs.

  • Ability to provide favorable credit history

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Fort Worth

Organization: Chenega Healthcare Services
Strategic Business Unit: Environmental Healthcare and Facilities
Security Requirements: Public Trust/NACI
Job Schedule: Full Time Non-Exempt
Recruiter: Victoria Sparks
Req ID: 1900002641

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