• Employment Specialist

    Job Description
    Full Time Employment Specialist - Help people achieve their employment goals by developing marketable employment skills, provide job coaching, and on-the-job training.  Build cooperative relationships with area DRS counselors, job service, local and area schools, and other organizations to facilitate employment partnerships.  Assist with the marketing plan to promote Career Connections services including conducting informational presentations for local and area groups, organizations, and professionals and establishing new employer contacts.

    Associates Degree in human services, or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.  Experience with vocational training and/or placement is preferred. Ability to communicate effectively with business persons, professionals, other staff, and people served.  Training will be provided to become a CESP (Certified Employment Support Professional) within the first year of employment.  Must be aware of and/or learn the various services available within the community, as well as state and federal resources.  

    Hours for this position are typically Monday-Friday 8am-5pm but may vary depending on the employment needs of the people being supported. To apply submit an online application with a resume attached. 
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