Frequently Asked Questions
FAQs — Job Bank
What is the DAPA Job Bank?
The Job Bank is one of the many benefits provided to DAPA members and an asset for the legal community. The Job Bank can provide exclusive job opportunities to our members seeking employment throughout the Dallas metropolitan area and an ideal platform for employers to post job opportunities. The ads are placed by all types of firms, legal placement agencies and corporations seeking paralegals with many varying types of experience. Employers are aware that when applicants apply for positions posted on the DAPA website, they will get a well-qualified paralegal, as the member has met the standards required to be a DAPA member. The Job Bank is password protected so that only DAPA members can view the postings. For more information, please contact DAPA's Job Bank Director.
How often is the Job Bank updated?
The information on the Job Bank is updated on DAPA's website each time a new ad is received so that our members have an immediate opportunity to submit their qualifications for the position being posted. There is also an email list of members who wish to be contacted immediately when there is a job posting. This list is distributed every Friday to participating members. For more information, please contact DAPA's Job Bank Director.
What does it cost to place an ad?
The cost of the ad is based on the number of words contained in the ad.
Ads containing 50 words or less: $ 75.00
Ads containing 100 words or less: $125.00
Ads containing 150 words or less: $175.00
Ads containing 200 words or less: $200.00
Ads containing 250 words or less: $250.00
For more information, please contact DAPA's Job Bank Director.
How long will my ad remain in DAPA's job bank?
Once the ad are received, it is posted on DAPA's website and sent by email each Friday to the members on the Job Bank Distribution List. The ad remains posted on DAPA's website for a period of ninety (90) days. For more information, please contact DAPA's Job Bank Director.
How do I access the DAPA Job Bank?
If you are a member of DAPA, simply go to www.dallasparalegals.org and to the Member's Only section. Select Job Bank and you will be prompted for your ID and Password. Your ID is the email address you provided on your application/renewal. If you have forgotten your password, simply click on the Forgot My Password link on the log-in page.