Applicants are advised that relocation of our Washington, D.C. metropolitan area offices is in progress, from offices near the White House to Capitol Hill and Tysons, Virginia. Anticipated completion in 2020.
The Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA), the largest airline pilot union in the world and the largest non-governmental aviation safety organization in the world (representing over 62,000 pilots at 33 U.S. and Canadian airlines) seeks a Senior Paralegal for our Washington, D.C., office. The Senior Paralegal assists and supports the Legal Department attorneys in all areas of practice and provides administrative support to the Director, as assigned. S/he independently prioritizes and carries out assignments, resolves problems, and coordinates activities with attorneys and staff, actively listening, building trust, and adapting his/her style and approach to be effective. S/he uses considerable judgment and anticipates the needs of the attorneys and/or the Association.
The Sr. Paralegal is also responsible for:
Local, national, and international travel: 5 - 10%.
Minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Note: The physical demands described herein are characteristic of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential physical activities of this position described below.
Constantly operates a computer. Regularly required to maintain a stationary position; move about the office and the local metropolitan area; determine what others have said or written; and, converse with others and exchange accurate information.
Regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach, and move about the office and travel (locally, nationally, and internationally). May also include occasional bending, stooping, squatting, and/or pushing and pulling or moving, e.g., to pack, unpack, and/or move cases.
Occasionally required to move, raise, reach, and/or retrieve binders, books, boxes, and files up to ten (10) pounds (lbs.). While on travel, could be responsible to move, raise, reach, and/or retrieve luggage weighing as much as 50 lbs. (Assistance may not always be available.)
Relocation not provided.