|Position Site/location||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.
*Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in Marketing, Business, Human Service or Vocational Rehabilitation related field preferred. Experience working with people with disabilities preferred.
|Job Description:||The Employment Specialist position assists people with disabilities in exploring and learning about work, preparing for the work place and securing competitive employment. You will provide on-going support for individuals once employment is obtained to ensure individuals maintain 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
Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (hours may vary to accommodate participant needs)
$17.00 per hour + Quarterly Incentive Program
ProAct Inc. is an equal opportunity employer