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Legal Assistant

Employer

Torres Arteaga Lawyers

Date Posted

July 10, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $45,000.00 to $50,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 24, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Torres Arteaga Lawyers

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • General law practice
  • Property and real estate law

Tasks

  • Schedule and confirm appointments
  • Maintain filing system
  • Prepare and key in correspondence and legal documents
  • Review and proofread documents and correspondence to ensure compliance with legal procedures and grammatical usage

Supervision

No supervision responsibility

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Word
  • MS Excel
  • MS Outlook
  • MS Windows

Area of work experience

Real estate

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Experience

Experience an asset

Health benefits

Health care plan

Financial benefits

Bonus

Long term benefits

Maternity and parental benefits

Other benefits

Learning/training paid by employer


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Legal Assistant is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Legal Secretaries
METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to maintain filing systems; and in reviewing documents and correspondence to ensure that they comply with legal procedures and grammatical usage

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating computers, and other office equipment; may train other staff in the use of current software

directive

Interest in speaking with people to schedule employers' appointments, meetings and conferences; in opening and distributing regular and electronic mail and other materials; and in co-ordinating the flow of information internally and with other departments and organizations; may supervise other staff in procedures

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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