Business Services Specialist in Socorro, NM at ResCare

Date Posted: 6/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Socorro, NM
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/12/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Business Services Specialist

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

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 Business Services Specialist.

Are you passionate about helping others? Dont 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.

Business Services Specialist Responsibilities
Reports to: Project Manager
Key Areas of Responsibilities: 
  • Develops a wide variety of job opportunities for customers.
  • Establishes and maintains active and frequent contact with local community organizations and employers.
  • Develops and maintains detailed knowledge of the local labor market.
  • Establishes rapport with area businesses.
  • Works with businesses to identify job openings, alternative work activities, and training initiatives.
  • Assists employers in recruiting, interviewing, and hiring qualified applicants.
  • Maintains a current listing of local job opportunities.
  • Keeps project staff apprised of local business needs and job placement opportunities.
  • Works with case management staff to facilitate job placements.
  • Performs follow-up of graduates from training and/or rehabilitation programs to evaluate how well local training programs relate to skills needed and desired in the community.
  • Enlists cooperation of community and business leaders to help increase awareness of available workforce services in the community.
  • Maintains follow-up contact with employers to determine satisfaction with services and plan for quality improvement.
  • Arranges for employers to speak to participants about employment and employer expectations.
  • Sets up job fairs and employer events.

Specific Requirements

  • Related Associates degree from an accredited university or college, or equivalent work experience.
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated customer service skills.
  • Familiarity with the communities being served, with knowledge and understanding of local needs and resources.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of labor market trends.
  • Public speaking experience.
  • Demonstrated computer skills, with experience using word processing and spreadsheet software programs.

Additional Information

This is a temporary position through 12/31/2018

Benefits

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.

109 FAULKNER ST , SOCORRO, NM 87801-4601 USA