10/21/2021

Adjunct Faculty sought to teach Paralegal courses for Spring semester

The American Bar Association-approved Paralegal program at Illinois Central College is searching for adjunct faculty.  The required credentials are a Bachelor’s degree in Paralegal Studies, Legal Studies or Juris Doctorate OR an Associate’s degree in Paralegal Studies or Legal Studies plus 6,000 hours experience working as a paralegal PLUS experience in the practice area or skill area taught.  

The anticipated Spring semester openings may include a Wills, Trusts, and Estates for Paralegals and a Legal Writing course.  These courses are taught partially online with a required live class meeting scheduled every week of the semester and delivered via Zoom. 

If you are interested in hearing more or discussing these needs further, contact Tom Higgins by email at: thomas.higgins@icc.edu

10/15/2021

Family Law Legal Assistant, Bloomington, Illinois

Paralegal/Legal Assistant

Ronda Glenn Law Offices - Bloomington, IL 61701 

Paralegal/Legal Assistant wanted for family law firm. Positive attitude and ability to work in a fast-paced, high-stress environment with lots of client contact & case management responsibilities essential. Necessary skills include math; legal research; processing of discovery, pleadings, and correspondence; and a high degree of competency working with computers. Salary based upon level of experience. Great benefits package. Send resume and references to Denise at Ronda Glenn Law Offices, 221 East Front Street, Bloomington, IL 61701. No phone calls, please.

Job Type: Full-time

 

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off 

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability 

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Preferred) 

Experience:

  • Microsoft Office: 1 year (Preferred) 

Work Location:

  • Bloomington

Work Remotely:

  • No

10/04/2021

Paralegal Internship - City of Peoria, Illinois

Paid Paralegal Internship - City of Peoria, Illinois

The paralegal intern will support the land bank program, legal services for insurance claims and recovery efforts, and other general legal clerical and administrative duties. Performs work of moderate difficulty involving legal typing, filing, data entry, answering telephones, developing and preparing reports, form demolition complaints, and legal research for real estate titles and case law relevant to property ownership or demolition. This position is ideal for a candidate looking to get exposure to local government. An ideal candidate would have strong customer service skills, the ability to function in a fast-paced environment and represent the City of Peoria to the general public in a professional manner.

Pay is $15.00/hour

Hours are negotiable.

If interested, submit a cover letter and resume via email to Laura Guyon at lguyon@peoriagov.org

Get your FAFSA and ICC Scholarship Applications Completed!

ICC Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Legal (Paralegal) Studies, and 911 Students, get your FAFSA and your ICC Scholarship applications completed and see what type of aid and assistance is available to help you continue your efforts to complete our program.

There are many available scholarships, some related to and specifically for our program students.  And hundreds of other opportunities beyond those scholarships. 

To access and complete the FAFSA go to: https://studentaid.gov/

To find out more about and to to apply for ICC Scholarships go to: https://icc.edu/scholarships/

9/29/2021


 

Full-time Paralegal, Peoria personal injury and worker's compensation firm

PARALEGAL full-time position is available at STRONG LAW OFFICES in Peoria, Illinois.  We are a Plaintiff's personal injury and worker's compensation law firm.  Duties include but are not limited to client intake, medical review, legal research, processing medical records and bills, processing discovery, coordinating depositions, trial preparation, etc.  Resumes should be emailed to info@stronglawoffices.com

9/16/2021

City of Moline Police Department Testing

Details
  • Salary and Benefits: 
  • Starting Pay: $58,092/year 
  • Excellent Health Benefits and Pension 
  • Uniform Allowance: $700/year 
  • Firearms Proficiency Pay: Up to $360/year 
  • Physical Fitness Incentive: $200/year 
  • Shift Differential: $0.45/hour for 2nd shift and $0.55/hour for 3rd shift
Requirements:
  • 21-34 years of age to apply (see exceptions in the packet) 
  • Must live within a 20-mile radius of 1630 8th Avenue in Moline within 2 years of hire (includes Illinois and Iowa) 
  • Additional requirements are contained in the packet.

Get the packet and complete the required online applications at www.moline.il.us

9/14/2021

Student Position, U.S. Attorney's Office in Peoria

We received a call about this student position with the U.S. Attorney's office in Peoria.  It would be great experience, may be used for an internship, and would look really good on a resume. The full listing is provided below.  You would need to act quick as the application deadline is this Friday, 9/17

If selected, you will provide general office support to one or more professional, program, or technical staff members in the United States Attorney's Office. You will receive formal and/or on-the-job training as needed. Duties include:

  • Answering telephones and referring callers to staff members or taking messages as appropriate;
  • Operating a copy machine;
  • Collating and stapling materials;
  • Sorting and arranging material for filing in alphabetical, numerical, or chronological order;
  • Locating and retrieving materials;
  • Stocking forms and other office supplies; and
  • Making recurring and special messenger trips as necessary.

Responsibilities will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progress.

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/613033300

9/07/2021

Runner/Office Assistant, Part-time, Flexible

North Peoria Law Firm is looking for a part-time Runner/Office Assistant. Hours are afternoons Monday-Friday with potential flexibility if needed. Duties include, but are not limited to: filing, taking deposits to bank, delivering documents to courthouse/post office/other attorneys’ offices, and filling in for receptionist as needed. Candidate must be professional and dependable. Please send resumes to info@peorialawyers.com.

9/03/2021

CAREER OPPORTUNITY – DAVENPORT, IOWA POLICE DEPARTMENT – POLICE OFFICER  

 

The City of Davenport, Iowa is currently accepting on-line applications until 11:59 P.M. on Sunday, September 26, 2021, for:

 

  • Police Officer

 

To apply, please visit www.davenportiowa.com/policecareers

 

The Davenport Police Department has been accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) since 2003.

 

We are looking for applicants with exceptional integrity, high ethical standards, proper motivation and a desire to serve.   The Davenport Police Department anticipates hiring a minimum of ten applicants following this testing process and within the next year. 

 

Detailed information is attached.  Please share this information with your students and alumni to help recruit.  Thank you. 

 

Captain Jane Imming

Services Division Commander | Davenport Police Department

City of Davenport

563-326-6109

416 N. Harrison Street, Davenport, IA 52801

 

Davenportiowa.com

9/01/2021

Police Officer, San Jose, Illinois

 The Village of San Jose is accepting resumes to fill the chief’s position. Candidates must be in good standing with the Illinois Law Enforcement Training & Standards Board.

The San Jose Police Department, located in Mason & Logan Counties, provides protection for its citizens while monitoring traffic on U.S. 136.

The chief’s position may be a full or part-time position and the salary range is $28-$30 an hour. The candidate may also receive a take-home squad.

Interested officers should submit a resume to sanjoseilpd@yahoo.com

8/31/2021

LEGAL EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

Black, Black & Brown is a well-established and growing law firm seeking a well-organized, self-motivated, energetic Legal Executive Assistant to assist and support attorneys.

 

Essential duties and responsibilities may consist of:

    • Answering and transferring incoming calls
    • Managing telephone messages
    • Preparing and delivering outgoing mail
    • Typing, formatting and finalizing documents, correspondence and communications
    • Scheduling appointments, meetings and maintaining calendars
    • Preparing, maintaining and organizing files
    • Preparing office for conferences and meetings
    • Updating client information
    • Other administrative duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

    • Prior administrative/office experience preferred
    • Excellent computer skills, including experience with MS Word, Excel, and Outlook
    • Attention to detail
    • Excellent organizational skills
    • Ability to prioritize and multitask
    • Self-starter and energetic
    • Ability to type 50 wpm or greater

 

               This is a permanent full-time position.  Hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Salary is $18.00 per hour, depending on qualifications and experience.

 

Company Name:              Black, Black & Brown

Location:                            115 Washington Square

                                             Washington, IL

Pay:                                     $18.00 ± per hour

Posted:                               08/2021

 

 

Diane M. Vogelsang

Legal Assistant to

Kenneth L. Black

Black, Black & Brown

115 Washington Square

Washington, IL  61571

Telephone: (309) 444-3108

Fax: (309) 444-3100

E-mail:  dvogelsang@blackblackbrown.com

8/25/2021

For our Western Illinois students and graduates, Law Office Job in Macomb, Illinois


Legal Administrative Assistant needed full time.  Requirements: proficient in document preparation, Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel), and WordPerfect.  Successful applicant should possess good written and oral communication skills with a strong grasp of proper English, grammar and language along with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail; good organizational and people skills. Prior legal experience preferred.  Background check is required for permanent employment.  Please submit letter of application and resume to jenn@mmddlaw.com.   Applications are also accepted by mail, at PO Box 443, Macomb, Illinois 61455.

 

EEO Statement: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

8/23/2021

Part-time Legal Assistant Position, Peoria Law Firm

Part-time position 6 – 10 total hours a week, flexible schedule

Hours flexible to availability to the applicant, generally between 10am – 7pm, M-F, and/or noon – 5pm Saturday.

Pay rate and parking pass negotiable

Paid bi-monthly

Primary responsibility will be assisting with document preparation in Microsoft Word

Great opportunity to gain experience in a law office

Attorney welcomes calls to discuss the position and to arrange interview

The attorney is willing to train the right candidate


Call Stephen J. West, Attorney at Law
309-673-8108

Office located at:
416 Main Street, Suite 727
Peoria, IL 61602

8/20/2021

Legal Administrative Assistant - Peoria Law Firm

Legal Administrative Assistance/Secretary – The law firm of Miller, Hall & Triggs LLC seeks an experienced legal administrative assistant/secretary for a progressive, fast-paced law practice. Experience with real estate and litigation a plus. If interested, please send a cover letter and your resume to Miller, Hall & Triggs, LLC, Attn: Hiring Manager, by email at hiring@mhtlaw.com or by regular mail to 416 Main Street, Suite 1125, Peoria, IL 61602. No phone calls please.

8/16/2021

Full-time Paralegal/Legal Assistant, Pekin, Illinois

The Law Office of Nina R. Gougis has an opening for a full-time paralegal/legal assistant in its Pekin location. Practice areas include bankruptcy, family law, juvenile law, employment law, school/education law, and civil rights litigation. 

Duties typically include, but are not limited to, answering phones, responding to voicemails, fielding and responding to initial inquiries from potential clients, scheduling appointments, scheduling and noticing up court hearings, preparing legal documents and correspondence, and consulting with clients by phone or video conferencing. 

Ideal candidates will be extremely self-motivated and disciplined, naturally inquisitive, technologically savvy (proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Zoom video conferencing); and a fast learner. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must.

The position offers competitive pay and benefits. Potential applicants will be asked to perform an assignment to ascertain their research and writing ability, although the time for completion of the assignment will be paid. 

If interested, please send a resume and cover letter to ninagougislaw@gmail.com.