Workers' Compensation Legal Assistant

Edgar Snyder & Associates, voted one of the Top Workplaces in Pittsburgh, seeks a Workers’ Compensation Legal Assistant to work in our downtown Pittsburgh office.

Edgar Snyder & Associates is a plaintiffs’ personal injury law firm with over 140 staff and five office locations. Anyone who lives in western Pennsylvania and watches television will likely recognize Edgar Snyder as the injury lawyer who points and says: “There’s never a fee unless we get money for you.”

For more than 30 years, the law firm has represented more than 50,000 accident victims, as well as injured workers entitled to PA Workers’ Compensation benefits and people with disabilities who have been denied Social Security disability benefits.

We offer a competitive compensation package complete with a comprehensive benefits program. Our firm also offers its employees volunteer opportunities.

Job Requirements:

  • Paralegal or related certificate
  • Minimum of 2 years relevant work experience in Workers’ Compensation
  • Proficiency in MS Office and Outlook
  • Knowledge of Needles or other case management system preferred
  • Possess a working knowledge of all phases of litigation
  • Excellent customer service as well as written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and manage priorities effectively
  • Excellent organizational and follow-up skills
  • Ability to cooperatively work within a team

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide secretarial assistance to assigned attorneys and paralegals
  • Open and organize new client files
  • Request, receive and document medical information; manage medical records
  • Transcribe dictation
  • Organize and maintain files
  • Input data into case management system (Needles)
  • Serve as liaison with contacts of assigned attorneys
  • Promptly and efficiently respond to all communications
  • Perform other clerical duties as required

For consideration, please send your resume and cover letter including salary requirements to careers@edgarsnyder.com or to:

Edgar Snyder & Associates
Attn: Human Resources Department
USS Tower, 10th Floor
600 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Equal Opportunity Employer