Where can a degree in Justice lead you?

  • Law Enforcement/Policing
  • The Courts
  • Corrections/Probation
  • Private Sector/Business Sector
  • Research/Education/Advocacy

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Careers in Justice


UAA Professional Clothes Closet - Free Clothing

The Professional Clothes Closet is a place where UAA students and alumni can select gently used, professional attire - FREE of charge - for interviews, internships, and as a start to building their own professional attire closet. All clothing is donated by UAA staff and faculty. Open by Appointment only. Call 907-786-4513 or email uaa_career@uaa.alaska.edu for more information or to arrange a time to select items for an outfit.


Job Announcements & Internship Opportunities

Anchorage: Legal Secretary (job description in PDF)

The Law Office of James H. McCollum, LLC is seeking a full-time legal secretary to perform a wide variety of duties and assist paralegals and legal assistants by providing document editing and drafting, as well as, administrative and clerical support. Candidate must have strong administrative skills, excellent attention to detail, exceptional spelling and grammar, and word processing skills. Punctual, friendly, and professional demeanor is important. Real estate background is preferable, but not necessary. A minimum 2 years of general office experience required. Salary starts at $15 per hour (negotiable DOE) with flexible hours and parking provided. No medical insurance. Simple IRA package available. Please email resume, cover letter, and references to Shelley R. Rounds at srounds@mccollumlaw.net. Open until Filled.

posted 5/15/2015

Anchorage: Paralegal

The family law firm of Nyquist Law Group, LLC is seeking a full-time paralegal with strong writing and communication skills, pays attention to detail, is team oriented, has compassion for clients, enjoys responsibility, and is willing to learn in a fast paced environment. Family law experience is encouraged, but not required. Please submit a cover letter and writing sample along with a résumé to Kara Nyquist at 907-301-7583 or kara@nyquistlaw.com. Open until Filled. Salary: Competitive BOE

posted: 5/15/2015

Juneau: Recruitment Specialist II (job description in PDF)

The Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development Division of Banking andSecurities is recruiting for a full time Regulations Specialist II. The ideal candidate will evaluate the effectiveness of the division's regulations, draft new or amended regulations, and coordinate the approval processes. This person provides day-to-day research, assistance and guidance to division management bycontinually reviewing statutes and regulations, identifying those that need tobe implemented, interpreted or made clear by regulation, and drafting proposed new or amended regulations in accordance with the state's drafting manual for administrative regulations. Salary is $4,249.00 a month. Workplace Alaska recruitment for PCN 08-1280 is open to Alaska Residents only until 5:00pm Alaska time on Mon, May 18, 2015.

For complete job details or to apply for the position online, go to the Workplace Alaska online recruitment system at: www.workplace.alaska.gov. If you have questions about the application processor experience problems submitting your application materials, contact the Workplace Alaska hotline at 800-587-0430 (toll free) or 907-465-4095. All questions about this position can be directed to the hiring manger below.

Hiring manager: Barbara Reid
Phone number: (907) 465-2570
Fax number: (907) 465-1230
Email address: barbara.reid@alaska.gov

posted: 5/7/2015


Special Note: The Justice Center posts these job announcements and internship opportunities as a courtesy. You must direct all your inquiries for the advertised position to the hiring contact name.

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