MERS/MO Goodwill Industries MWA Job Developer/Job Placement in West Plains, Missouri

MERS Goodwill is looking for individuals to join our MWA team. This position will work with participants and manage a caseload of consumers seeking employment, assist individuals in setting job goals and help to develop a strategy to obtain employment.

Primary Functions:

  • Carry a caseload of consumers seeking employment, assist individuals in refining job goal, develop a strategy to obtain employment.

  • Establish professional and ethical relationships, develop/maintain individual plans including continual next- step planning.

  • Provide feedback and individual assistance with interviewing skills, job leads, finding transportation to job interviews, develop job leads out in the community, participate as Job Team member at regional MO Job Centers.

  • Job Developer will work out of the Job Centers and other local offices throughout a multi-county area.

  • Complete agency paperwork and data entry in a timely manner.

  • Must be willing to travel and must be able to work outside the normal 8-5 to accommodate consumers and employers as well as being available for occasional on-call.

Qualifications:

  • BS/BA in Social Services or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience required.

  • 3+ years' experience in social services or related field preferred.

  • Valid driver's license, auto insurance, and independent transportation required.