Job Placement Specialist / Career Resource Specialist
If you're a passionate person looking for a community-focused career, apply now!Work Opportunities Unlimited, a human services organization, is looking for a motivated individual to join our Career Services Team in Augusta as a Job Placement Specialist. This is a part-time position, Monday-Friday, flexible daytime hours.
Our Job Placement Specialists / Career Resource Specialist handle a variety of roles: helping clients develop career goals, teaching pre-vocational and job retention skills, providing career skills training, and coaching our clients to help them maximize success. This position will focus on teaching pre-vocational skills, and helping individuals transition into careers. This candidate will support individuals with disabilities and/or barriers to employment.
Requirements for the Job Placement Specialist:
• Skilled in building close-knit relationships and trust with others
• Community-driven focus
• Valid driver's license and proof of automobile insurance
• Strong verbal, written, and face-to-face communication skills
• Documentation, both written and in a computer database
• The ability to work autonomously and in collaboration with the community
• Experience working with individuals with barriers to employment
This position is a community-based position. Travel around the Augusta area is required for this position. If you enjoy working in a changing environment this position is for you. We offer competitive wages plus generous placement and retention bonuses, 401k with company match, performance bonuses, paid time off and other benefits.
About Work Opportunities Unlimited
Since 1982, Work Opportunities Unlimited has been assisting individuals with barriers to employment in finding and maintaining employment. Our core values: we believe that all people can work, it is our responsibility to change the world of work, we believe in individual initiative and dignity, we are a pioneering, creative organization, we build successful, reciprocal relationships, we are never satisfied.If you are enthusiastic, creative, organized, and enjoy a job with both challenges and rewards, please send your resume through our website at www.workopportunities.net or email us your resume.