Administrative Assistant/ LaJet Program Aide in New Orleans, LA at ResCare

Date Posted: 6/7/2018

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Job Description


Title: Administrative Assistant/ LaJet Program Aide

Job Category: Administrative/Secretarial

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Administrative Assistant/ LaJet Program Aide.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Administrative Assistant/ LaJet Program Aide Responsibilities
  • This position provides administrative and clerical support in a variety of areas including copying, filing, reception, record keeping, data entry and routine correspondence and reports.

Specific Requirements

High School Diploma or equivalent. 2 to 3 years experience as an Administrative Assistant or Office Manager.

The Administrative Assistance must be able to perform in a fast past environment with multiple priorities. This position requires superior organization skills, the ability to work with diverse individuals both within the company and with partners in the project.

The incumbent must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel and have the ability to compile summary reports and possess the ability to use general office equipment.

The incumbent must have excellent oral and written communications skills. Must be able to handle sensitive material and  maintain confidentiality.

Additional Information

Key Areas of Responsibilities Provides administrative support to the facilitator  Assist with the facilitation of the job readiness sessions Ensure that on-site recruitment information is posted in classroom and announced to participants Conduct participant follow-up calls related to job placement Responsible for the input of participant activity electronically and appropriate submission of participant information Provide job search preparation and assistance Refer candidates to appropriate JOB1 recruitment staff for placement Conduct participant pre and post job readiness assessments Perform additional duties as assignedSkills and Abilities:  Must be able to interact cordially and productively with a variety of people. Demonstrated customer service skills. Familiarity with the communities being served, with knowledge and understanding of local needs and resources. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Must establish and maintain effective working relationships with, and among, all personnel. Must support the mission of ResCare Workforce Services. Excellent written and verbal communication skills Must be able to work occasionally long or extended hours, including weekends. Must maintain the confidentiality of all information housed in the division.


In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

3400 Tulane Avenue 2nd Floor , New Orleans, LA 70119-7142 USA