Paralegal II in Denver, CO at DCP Midstream

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

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Job Description

About DCP Midstream    
DCP Midstream is the largest processor of natural gas and natural gas liquids producer ensuring the country has clean energy to warm homes, manufacture goods, and produce consumer products. We are a “must-run” company and we are committed to greater in everything we do—from operating efficiently, reliably and safely to being a responsible community partner. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, DCP Midstream operates assets in 17 states.  
This position works closely with in-house attorneys, internal clients and outside counsel, as necessary, on a wide variety of matters pertaining to litigation, environmental, health and safety, and pipeline safety proceedings.  This position provides both paralegal services as well as administrative support services.  

What You Will Be Responsible For  
•Litigation support, including receipt of service of process; maintaining litigation files; managing the legal hold process; working closely with outside counsel on responding to discovery requests, including coordinating, gathering and organizing company documents; manage responding to subpoenas requesting information from the company and notice of liens filed by subcontractors associated with capital projects; calendaring of deadlines
•Legal hold/eDiscovery utilizing SourceOne and electronic file transfers to outside counsel
•Maintain and update quarterly litigation report and significant matters for the Board of Directors
•Environmental, Health and Safety, and Pipeline Safety, Compliance and Enforcement management including maintenance of files; monitor deadlines; maintenance of Administrative Tracking database; process and submit penalty payments to regulatory agencies; draft and submit settlement documents to regulatory agencies; maintaining a complete file for all administrative proceedings; process supplemental environmental projects and payments
•Assist attorneys with human resources and internal incident investigations
•Calendar, email monitoring and additional administrative tasks 
•Special projects and other projects as assigned 

•Bachelor’s degree and paralegal certificate are required 
•Minimum five years paralegal or equivalent experience
•Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel), Legal Hold Software, Adobe Acrobat and version control software 
•Must have excellent people skills and a positive attitude in order to interface with attorneys, corporate executives, and co-workers; must be willing to take initiative to interact with various company personnel in collecting and retrieving records and documents as part of the discovery process.
•Attention to detail, accuracy and flexibility in handling multiple tasks, often under time constraints
•Ability to work independently with minimum supervision and as part of a team in a fast paced office
•Demonstrated ability to effectively organize and prioritize work in a timely manner
•Demonstrated problem solving, decision making and analytical skills 
•Demonstrated effective written and oral communication skills and the ability to appropriately handle highly confidential information

It has been and will continue to be the policy of DCP Midstream not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status.   

Primary Location:  US-CO-Denver
Job:  Legal / Full-time
Job Posting:  Sep 19, 2019, 11:45:00 AM