Resource Room Specialist in Houston, TX at ResCare

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/23/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Resource Room 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 Resource Room 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.

Resource Room Specialist Responsibilities

Responsible for providing support to customers during the job search and training processes.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Operates as front desk receptionist
  • Facilitates group job readiness, life skills, or job search training agendas
  • Assists job seekers regarding job search strategies and training issues, identifying and working with barriers to employment, professional goal setting and planning
  • Demonstrates understanding of target employment sector and career pathways for customers
  • Knowledgeable of outside resources, programs and other services for customers
  • Provides motivational support to customers during the job search process
  • Identifies training needs and helps to ensure appropriate training
  • Assists with recruiting for workshops and classes
  • Facilitates analysis and constructive critique of resumes/required documentation for effective processing for customer eligibility

Specific Requirements

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills/
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to work with culturally diverse populations and ability to work across all levels of management and staff.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Word and Excel.
  • Extensive standing, sitting, computer, phone, and deskwork required primarily in a defined office environment with specified hours, although flexible hours may be required.
  • Travel when necessary.

Education:

  • Minimum of an Associate’s Degree or equivalent experience

Additional Information

Work Location subject to change as new offices are established in the Houston Metro Area

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.

8373 Westheimer , Houston, TX 77063-2703 USA