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. – 4:00 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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