|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; and two years experience working with people with disabilities or equivalent combination of education and experience.
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
Wage: $17.00 per hour
ProAct Inc. is an equal opportunity employer