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Internship - Undergraduate Criminal Prosecution

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King County, WA

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25d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Seattle

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  • You must have strong communication, time management, and organizational skills, along with the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Customer service and Microsoft Office proficiency are a must, as well as a commitment to diversity and social justice work.
  • You will assist with managing daily requests, organizing electronic evidence, interacting with legal professionals, and supporting special projects in criminal prosecution.

Off-cycle Internship

Government & Politics•Seattle

Description

  • We value diversity and strive to hire a workforce that reflects the community that we serve. It is essential to our mission that we create and maintain an office that is diverse and inclusive. All PAO employees are expected to participate in PAO equity work and attend equity trainings and discussions. PAO employees are expected to comply with equity and social justice principles, and to work with PAO colleagues and management to identify opportunities for improvement. 
  • Who may apply:  Currently enrolled Bachelors/Associates level studies at an accredited university/college through Fall of 2024. Proof of enrollment status is required upon hire.

Requirements

  • Strong verbal communication skills, including active listening.
  • Written communications skills, including the ability to communicate information succinctly and clearly in written formats.
  • Ability to file alphabetically, numerically, and chronologically.
  • Establish and maintain positive and effective working relationships with management, co-workers, attorneys, law enforcement, and the general public.
  • Strong time management skills, including the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Customer service skills in person and via telephone (discretion, patience, etiquette, professionalism).
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member while using initiative, attention to detail and follow through with work assignments.
  • Ability to maintain security, confidentiality, and discretion involving highly critical matters at all times.
  • Competent in Microsoft Office programs including Outlook and Word. Knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint is a plus.
  • Predictable and reliable attendance
  • Ability to accept feedback and supervision.
  • Ability to effectively contribute to a work environment that embraces and encourages diversity in its workforce and where differences are valued.
  • Ability to demonstrate behaviors that include fairness, respect, and inclusiveness
  • Commitment to Race, Equity and Social Justice work, including ongoing cultural competence development.

Education requirements

Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Government & Politics

Responsibilities

  • Receive calls by telephone and provide information to the public in accordance with PAO policy
  • Work within PbK MyView/Reminders to manage daily requests; verify all documents have been received; scan and upload into PbK
  • Manage closed disc electronic evidence
  • Monitor and distribute faxes
  • Assisting Paralegals in managing projects
  • Help maintain inventory and order office supplies
  • Help request repair services for copy machine and printers
  • Interact with the Courts, the Clerk's office, law enforcement, defense attorneys, and the rest of the PAO
  • Retrieve information from several record keeping systems: PbK, DISCIS, SCOMIS, ECR, etc.
  • Provide assistance to the Legal Service Supervisor
  • Assist with special projects as they arise
  • Provide support for the Race, Equity and Social Justice policy and principles, work with PAO colleagues and management to identify opportunities for improvement.

Application process

  • Submit a resume
  • Respond to the supplemental questions
  • Fully complete King County application.

Details

Work type

Part time

Work mode

office

Location

Seattle