Legal Assistant

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Job location
451 Government Way
Coeur d Alene, ID 83816
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Kootenai County
Street address: 
451 Government Way
City: 
Coeur d Alene
State: 
Idaho
ZIP: 
83814
Job type: 
Other
Position Description: 

Legal Assistant –Public Defender

***APPLY AT WWW.KCGOV.US AND ATTACH COVER LETTER AND RESUME***
***POSTING CLOSES DECEMBER 14, 2018***

THIS POSITION provides complex administrative support for attorneys, including preparing and issuing legal documents, and creating case files. Assists in the coordinating and tracking of court schedules for their assigned attorney, and acts as a liaison between the attorney and client.

• $15.67 to $17.88 per hour depending on experience
• Public Employees Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI), a pension plan with five year vesting, 11.32% employer contribution, and a lifetime payout upon retirement.
• Excellent and comprehensive benefits package. For example, employee-only medical/dental/vision premium of only $47.00 per month (tobacco free rate). View our entire benefits package.
• Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program

Requirements: 

DO YOU QUALIFY?
• Associate of Science or Applied Science degree in Legal Secretarial Studies from a two-year college or accredited academy and a minimum of three (3) years secretarial/clerical experience; or a minimum of five (5) years senior secretarial experience in a law office; or equivalent education and experience.
• Do you have good oral and written communication skills?

To apply: 

TO APPLY: Apply online at www.kcgov.us. MUST ATTACH COVER LETTER AND TO ONLINE APPLICATION. Must successfully pass the County’s pre-employment and subsequent drug testing. Must be able to pass a national finger print clearance background check.
EOE/Vets Preference/Drug Free Workplace

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
$15.67 to $17.88
Submission deadline: 
Friday, December 14, 2018