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Legal Intern (Summer 2024)

San Diego, California

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Corporate positions help our company operate at its maximum potential while providing the best service to all customers. Our corporate teams maintain a high level of collaboration across multiple departments and teams. Corporate roles include Human Resources, Legal, Information Technology Services (ITS), Accounting & Finance, and Contracts & Procurement.

  • Schedule: Full-Time Hourly

  • Job Level: Internship

  • Travel: 0 - 25

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  • Collaborative
  • Communicator
  • Efficient
  • Problem Solver
  • Team Player
  • Versatile

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Date posted 09/18/2023 Job ID 42374BR Company General Atomics Experience Level Internship Job Title Legal Intern (Summer 2024) City San Diego State California Workstyle Onsite Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Hourly Salary Range $38,230 - $56,838

Job Summary General Atomics (GA) is one of the world’s leading resources for high-technology systems development ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to remotely piloted aircraft, airborne sensors, and advanced electric, electronic, wireless and laser technologies.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Undergraduate Intern to work in our Law Department at our facility in La Jolla/Torrey Pines during the Summer of 2024. The right individual will be a hardworking, detail-oriented, flexible and competitive person who routinely performs above expectations and has plans to attend a top law school 2-3 years after graduation.

  • Participates in supervised practical training and provides support to the Law Department
  • Maintains files for corporate litigation and other legal documents, which includes indexing, maintaining a central repository, maintaining logging systems, and transporting documents between legal and business departments
  • Assists attorneys in closing files for legal matters managed by the Law Department
  • Performs other administrative tasks such as filing, copying, and answering phones
  • Utilizes communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interface with all levels of employees as well as internal and external contacts
  • Utilizes MS Office Suite and other computer-based applications
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

Job Qualifications:
  • Typically requires enrollment as an undergraduate student at a recognized college or university. An undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.6 or above or an LSAT score of 165 or above is strongly preferred.
  • Must possess:
    • The ability to maintain strict confidentiality of sensitive information
    • The ability to understand new concepts and apply them accurately
    • The ability to follow general and detailed instructions as well as organizational policies and procedures
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to enable effective interface with internal and external professionals
    • The ability to work independently or in a team environment
    • Advanced MS Office Suite and computer skills

Salary:$38,230 - $56,838
Travel Percentage Required 0 - 25 Relocation Assistance Provided Not Provided US Citizenship Required? No Clearance Required? No
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  • Healthcare

  • Pension, 401(k)/Retirement Plans

  • Competitive Pay

  • Multiple product lines means a variety of work

  • Paid Time Off

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“General Atomics is a company that has provided amazing career opportunities. There is no limit to where you can go in this company.”
– Shalena, Lead Talent Acquisition Specialist
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“I consider myself an effective leader and manager who also cares about his team. I strive to support my team so they can ensure we are taking care of our customers.”
– Uriah, Project Manager

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