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Real Estate Paralegal

Employer

Jerry D. Kiriak Professional Corporation

Date Posted

May 28, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $40.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jun 27, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Jerry D. Kiriak Professional Corporation

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Legal firm
  • Property and real estate law
  • Law firm

Tasks

  • Draft contracts, prepare promissory notes and draw up wills, mortgages and other legal documents
  • Perform clerical duties, such as maintain filing systems
  • Prepare wills, real estate transactions and other legal documents, court reports and affidavits
  • Draft legal correspondence

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • In-house training from a law firm or law clerk program
  • Pega certified¿professional

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Legal software applications
  • MS Outlook
  • Database
  • MS Word
  • WordPerfect

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Initiative
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Resourcefulness

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Other benefits

  • Parking available
  • Variable or compressed work week

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Real Estate Paralegal is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Legal Assistants and Paralegals in Law Firms
METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information when searching for and studying records and documents

SOCIAL

Interest in assisting lawyers by interviewing clients, witnesses and other related parties, and arranging for trials

INNOVATIVE

Interest in researching records, court files and other legal documents, and assembling documentary evidence

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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