Open Position in Bridgeport, CT

Workforce Specialist – YouthWorks. Youth Workforce Specialists must successfully, in collaboration with partner agencies, provide case coordination to assigned youth with multiple barriers to employment utilizing career assessment, planning and related activities. The Youth Workforce Specialist will also be charged with recruiting youth and referring to training vendors. This position is also required to place youth in competitive unsubsidized employment.

 

Open Positions in Massachusetts (Cambridge, Chelsea or Woburn)

Business Services. The Business Services position will prospect for potential new business clients and turn this into increased opportunity for program participants. The position will establish and perform activities to develop and secure job interviews, placements, on the job training and/or internship opportunities with employers and facilitate participant employer connections. The Business Services position will design and guide strategies to establish and maintain relationships with employers and promote the services provided by the Career Center.

Information and Eligibility Specialist. The Information & Eligibility Specialist will facilitate information sessions to disseminate accurate information regarding the requirements to apply for WIOA-funded services. The Information & Eligibility Specialist will collect required documentation, verify compliance with WIOA requirements, and complete the WIOA application.

Receptionist. Provides clerical and office support to agency personnel, organizational committees, subcommittees, and task forces to ensure the efficient and effective provision of information and community services.

 

Open Positions in Massachusetts (New Bedford)

Information and Eligibility Specialist. Information and Eligibility Specialist. The Information & Eligibility Specialist will facilitate information sessions to disseminate accurate information regarding the requirements to apply for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funded services and other programs with eligibility screening processes. The Information & Eligibility Specialist will collect required documentation, verify compliance with program requirements, and complete and accurately data enter the information.

IT Support Specialist (Part-Time). The Information Technology Specialist will provide technical support to users. Answer questions or resolve computer problems for customers. The Information Technology Specialist may provide assistance concerning hardware or software, including printing, installation, word processing, electronic mail and operating systems.

 

Open Position in Hornell, NY

Part-time Career Counselor. A Career Counselor must successfully provide comprehensive case management to assigned individuals, some with multiple barriers to employment, utilizing various career assessment, planning and related tools and activities. A Career Counselor will work collaboratively with the Employer Relations staff assisting in arranging for interviews; monitor participant performance throughout workforce programs and counsels participants so that all programmatic metrics are successfully met. This position will assist training instructors in the collection of program materials; refer qualified participants to employers and conduct necessary follow-up.

 

Open Positions in Virginia

Career Counselor. A Career Counselor must successfully provide comprehensive case management to assigned individuals, some with multiple barriers to employment, utilizing various career assessment, planning and related tools and activities. A Career Counselor will work collaboratively with the partner staff assisting in arranging for job interviews and additional services to remove barriers; monitoring participant performance throughout workforce programs and counseling participants so that all programmatic metrics are successfully met.

Opportunity Center Manager. While delivering innovative solutions, exceptional service and trusted results, the Opportunity Center Manager will work with the City of Newport News, staff, partner staff, case management staff and others to provide the day-to-day guidance for the Opportunity Center. The Opportunity Center Manager will work closely with the Center staff in the daily operations while performing professional and technical community and business engagement, Center activities including training, workshops, grant support, work monitoring performance to endure contract compliance, quality of services provided, and positive outcomes.

To apply:

Submit Cover Letter and Resume (as a Word document) to:
Lauren Kelman, Program Assistant, National Initiatives
lkelman@workplace.org

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