Current Openings

Current Openings

 

 

ACHIEVEMENT CENTER-EASTER SEALS

ANNOUNCEMENT OF JOB OPENING

 

Employment Specialist

(Full Time- 36 hours/wk)

7:30-4:00 M-TH

7:30-11:30 F

September 12, 2018

 

STARTING DATE: When qualified applicant found

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor degree from four year college or university preferred, but prior experience in business, career development, case management, public relations, vocational education or rehabilitation accepted. Experience working with people with disabilities preferred.

 

JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for securing community based employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities by doing the following (this is not an exhaustive list):

  • Providing employment assistance and counseling to individuals with disabilities
  • Developing community based training sites
  • Develop strong relationships with local businesses
  • Compiling detailed and accurate reports

 

Daily travel within a designated coverage area is an integral component of this position.

This position will include interacting with Vocational Rehabilitation agencies, as well as various businesses. Exceptional interpersonal and networking skills are required.

This position will report directly to the Director of Vocational Services.

 

The Achievement Center-Easter Seals is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. We are a private non-profit organization, CARF accredited and United Way Agency.

 

A background check and drug screening will be required on all applicants. Must have a valid Driver’s License and meet insurance standards of AC-ES.

 

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Email resume and three references to:

 

On Line:           danielle@achievement-center.org

Or mail to:      Danielle Ellis

Achievement Center-Easter Seals

510 West Thomason Circle

Opelika, AL 36801

 

Employees of the AC-ES, please submit your request in writing to Star Wray, Executive Director.

Applications received until qualified applicant found.