Thursday, December 11, 2014

Financial Aid Fraud Warning!!!!!!!

ICC’s Financial Aid Office received notice from a student that an individual posing as a representative of "USS Financial" called them asking for credit card or banking information in order to process Pell Grants faster. PLEASE NOTE: This is a fraudulent call — NEVER provide financial or personal information to unsolicited calls over the phone. If you are contacted by this individual and asked to provide this information, hang up the phone immediately. Call ICC Campus Police at (309) 694-5223 to file a report if you have information about this crime or have been similarly contacted.

Friday, December 05, 2014

Paralegal opening

Peoria Corporation seeking paralegal to join legal department. 

Key Responsibilities/
·         Provide advanced support by handling a wide variety of functions supporting two attorneys.
·         Perform office tasks such as filing, maintaining records, maintaining databases and calendars and other similar duties.
·         Prepare reports, presentations or correspondence.
·         Serve as an office information facilitator, arranging and scheduling meetings or appointments, managing projects, handling travel arrangements, performing research, and distributing information through the use of telephones, mail and e-mail.
·         Follow organizational and departmental procedures to complete tasks.
·         Assist attorneys with litigation files, including responding to and submitting discovery requests.
·         Handle special projects as assigned.
Basic Qualifications
·         Paralegal certification. 

Desired/Preferred Qualifications
·         Advanced computer skills including advanced knowledge of MS Office software packages.
·         Some college or university preferred.
·         Ability to set up and maintain databases.
·         Excellent communication and analytical skills.
·         Must be able to work well with stringent deadlines and possess good organizational skills.
·         Self-motivated.
·         Ability to work with minimal supervision and to use own initiative.
·         Meticulous attention to detail.
·         5+ years office experience.
This company offers a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience. A full benefit package is available including a vacation plan, health insurance, life insurance, 401K and more. Please mail resume with cover letter to

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Immediate paralegal opening!

Small firm seeks hard worker for immediate opening as a paralegal. The successful applicant must possess strong interpersonal skills, proficiency with MS Word and Excel, and basic knowledge of most substantive areas of the law. Previous experience preferred, but not required. Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. All interested applicants should e-mail resumes and cover letters to

Thursday, November 20, 2014

“Paralegal Day”


 Governor Quinn has designated today, November 20, 2014, as “Paralegal Day.”

 We are privileged to take a moment to thank you for all of your contributions in the legal arena.

The Central Illinois Paralegal Association is honored to recognize you today and thanks you for your invaluable support of the legal profession.

Enjoy your special day!

The Officers of CIPA

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Paralegal Job Posting!

The Law Firm of Koth & Gregory, P.C. is looking to add one or two certified paralegals to its team of five attorneys and three secretaries.  For information regarding our firm please refer to our website


(1) ABA Approved Associate’s degree or Post degree Certificate;

(2) Completion of CMGEN 120/CMPSC 120 or acquisition of the equivalent Microsoft office skills with programs such as word, PPT, access, excel, and outlook; and

(3) Submission of an updated resume, writing sample, and a list of three references with their contact information. The writing sample should include the following: (a) A brief description of your career goals; (b) reasons why you believe you would be a good fit at Koth & Gregory; and (c) your ties to central Illinois, specifically the Peoria and/or Bloomington area.

Honest responses to the requirements set forth are critical to the hiring process. It is the goal of Koth & Gregory to find potential employee(s) who will flourish in our office setting. Goals and work experience that are not forthcoming will not likely result in the desired mutual benefit of both the employer and the potential employee(s).

Please submit the above documentation to the following via e-mail:


Koth & Gregory, P.C. 
420 N. Main St. 
Bloomington, IL 61701

Are You Looking for a Job?

Your Illinois Department of Employment Security Invites You to a Recruiting Event

 What:  Illinois Department of Corrections & Department of Juvenile Justice Recruiting Event

When:  By appointment only, Tuesday, November 25th

Where:  Partners in Job Training and Placement

               BHC Community Education Center

               404 E. Third Street

               Kewanee, IL 61443

This event is sponsored by IDES, Partners in Job Training and Placement (PJTP) and Illinois Departments of Corrections and Juvenile Justice

By appointment only!  Call:

309-852-6544 (PJTP Kewanee office) or

309-788-7587 (PJTP Rock Island office)

  Juvenile Justice Specialist

·         Must be 21 years of age

·         Have a valid driver’s license

·         Illinois resident

·         Bachelor Degree in Education, Criminal Justice, Psychology or Sociology

·         U.S. citizen or authorized to work in the U.S.

Correctional Officer Trainee

·         Must be 18 years of age

·         Have a valid driver’s license

·         Illinois resident

·         High dchool diploma or GED

·         U.S. citizen or authorized to work in the U.S.

* Females are encouraged to apply *

* Veteran’s hiring preference given *


Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Part Time Officer Needed

Part Time Officer Needed

Please call or send application to  

South Pekin Police Department

Attn: Chief Mark Morger

PO Box 10

South Pekin Il  61564

 Or call, 309-348-3656