Full-Time Employment Specialist Eagan 

Are you passionate about helping others in the growing human services field? If so, come and join an energetic team committed to making a positive impact on the lives of individuals with disabilities. ProAct Inc is a private, non-profit organization looking for talented people with solid verbal and written communication skills and creative problem solving abilities.

Requirements: *Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in Marketing, Business, Human Service or Vocational Rehabilitation related field; and two years experience working with people with disabilities or equivalent combination of education and experience. 

Applicants must:

*Be able to pass CPR and 1st Aid Certification.

*Pass DHS background study.

*Possess valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record; must be insurable at non-risk rates.

*Be willing to use personal automobile for company business.

*Possess excellent written and oral communication skills.

*Be flexible and open to learning new skills. 

Preferred Skills:

*Experience working with people with disabilities.

*Positive work history with human services experience.

Job Description: The Employment Specialist position is an entry level position to assist people with disabilities find community employment. You will provide on-going support for individuals looking for employment and/or support them in maintaining employment. The Employment Specialist seeks out job opportunities, develops relationships with employers and coordinates the placement activities to ensure goals are met. The ideal candidate should:

*be able to work independently

*have reliable transportation

*be creative, energetic and social

*be willing to promote, develop, and network with community employers and team members

*experience with Customized Employment techniques preferred

Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. to   4 p.m. (hours may vary)
Pay Scale: $15.16-$17.00/hour
Benefits: Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Health/Dental/Life/LTD, 401(k) plan

 ProAct Inc. is an equal opportunity employer

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