Job Type: Vocational
Under general direction, the Employment Specialist contacts prospective employers, links clients with appropriate job sites, coaches and monitors clients in adjusting to the behavior, work skills and attitude required by business and industry and evaluates client progress.
Must have minimum 1 year experience in job seeking/resume building, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Associates Degree in Human Services or related field is required.
Must develop relationships with area employers for placement of workers with disabilities and link disabled workers with employers in the community.
This position requires some travel, mostly in Richland and surrounding counties. Candidate must have valid Ohio driver’s license with acceptable driving record and current vehicle insurance. Must be able to work flexible schedule. Hours will vary based on referrals.
Education Requirement: Associates degree in human services or related field