Employment Consultant
Job Details
Experienced
BHQ - Bellevue - Bellevue, WA
Full Time
High School or equivalent
$19.00 - $20.00 Hourly
Road Warrior
Day
Nonprofit - Social Services
Description

SUMMARY:

AtWork! is seeking a full-time Employment Consultant to join our Employment Services team. Employment Consultants specialize in assisting individuals with disabilities to secure and maintain employment that is relevant to their interests and skills in the community.

Employment Consultants are responsible for ensuring that the people we serve are employed in roles that they want in the community. They are also responsible for ensuring that employers have the assistance they need to train and maintain quality performance from their employees. This position assesses the skills and talents of the individuals on their caseload, then develops and implements services plans for their employment. Employment Consultants additionally develop leads within community and secure employment opportunities that are a match for both the individual served and the businesses. Once employment is secured, Employment Consultants collaborate with the individuals and the businesses on training effective communication techniques, accommodations, and developing natural supports in the workplace.

An effective Employment Consultant is self-confident, comfortable with diversity, compassionate, and has a good sense of humor. Listening to the people we serve, observing behaviors, and attention to detail are critical to success.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • College degree preferred but not required.  Some college course work in the areas of marketing, vocational rehabilitation, psychology, education, or sociology acceptable.
  • One (1) year experience working with people with disabilities is a plus
  • First Aid and CPR certification is a plus

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Good driving record and proof of valid car insurance.
  • Must have reliable vehicle to travel throughout King County

WAGE

  • $19-20/hr DOE
  • Additional mileage reimbursement and phone stipend

BENEFITS

  • Our employees are the backbone of our mission. We offer a comprehensive benefits package.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision plans. 403 (b) Retirement Plan. Generous PTO and 10 paid holidays per year.

 

AtWork! is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Individuals are recruited, employed, promoted, and transferred in all jobs without discrimination in regard to age, color, race, creed, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, and/or expression, marital status, parental status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, veterans status, or any other protected characteristic by federal, state, or local law.

If you need any assistance or an accommodation in completing the application form or at any time during the selection process, contact the Human Resources Department at 425-274-4000.

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