Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley Jobs

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GOODWILL/EASTERS SEALS MIAMI VALLEY
1511 Kuntz Road (off Stanley Ave.) Dayton, Ohio 45404
Phone (937) 461-4800 Fax: (937) 461-1414
 

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October 20, 2014

 

Retail

 

Job Title: CDL A Driver
Location:  Kuntz Rd
Status:     Full Time
End Date:  (10/30)

Operate a tractor and trailer in accordance with Agency and DOT standards. Must  have CLD-A license.  Perform proper pre and post trip inspections.  Able to pass pre-employment road test. Transport donated goods from warehouse(s) to stores. May be required to load and unload trailer. Participate in monthly driver meetings

 

Job Title: CDL A Driver
Location:  Sidney
Status:     Full Time
End Date:  (10/30)

Operate a tractor and trailer in accordance with Agency and DOT standards. Must have CLD-A license.  Perform proper pre and post trip inspections.  Must be able to pass pre-employment road test. Transport donated goods from warehouse(s) to stores. May be required to load and unload trailer. Participate in monthly driver meetings

 

Job Title:   Sales Clerk/Processor
Location: Sidney (Nights and Weekends)(11/6); Englewood (10/25); Bellefontaine (10/25); Troy (10/25); Celina (10/19); Northridge (10/25); Greenville (Nights) (10/19); Centerville (10/25); Springfield Bechtle (11/31); Kettering_Dorothy Lane (11/06); Kettering_Patterson (11/06)
Status:   Part-Time/Full-Time

Duties include selecting and pricing donated items to be sold in retail store. Process donations, hang clothing, operate register, and load/unload trailers. Experience in retail and operating a cash register is helpful. High School Diploma or GED preferred.   Great way to start a career in retail!    

 

Job Title: Store Supervisor
Location:  Celina; Englewood; Kettering_Patterson
Status:     Full-Time
End Date: (10/25) ar, jr, rw

Supervise store operations: loading/unloading of trailers, processing of textiles, quality control, rotation of stock, sales/operations. Knowledge of cash register, banking procedures, and merchandising/display is preferred. High School Diploma/GED preferred.            

 

Program Services

 

Job Title:  Rapid Employment Specialist
Location:  Dayton and Greater Dayton Area
Status:      FT
End Date:  (11/07) mw

Responsible for providing employment/vocational services to the Rapid Employment Program participants. Assess barriers and coordinate customers’ individual service plans thereby enabling them to become self-sufficient.  Travel within the community to assist customers in securing employment and/or other resources. Develop rapport with area employers and serve as a liaison between employer and customer. Maintain cases from intake through discharge. Individual will set and schedule appropriate assessment with participants as well as provide them with job-readiness skills.  Assist participants with job placement and retention and arrange for job coaching when necessary.  A Minimum of Bachelors’ degree is required. Leading Candidates will have a strong background in working with the homeless population, instructing, vocational rehabilitation, vocational assessment, and job placement services.  Two years of experience working with persons with mental illness and or substance abuse may be substituted for educational requirements.

 

Job Title:  Program Services Social Worker
Location:  Dayton and Greater Dayton Area
Status:      FT/PT
End Date:  (10/25) dc

Program Services Social Worker would provide social work services as needed in various programs, including Behavioral Health, Child and Senior Services, DD Services and Workforce Development.  This person will provide social work/counseling services with referred Home Choice consumers according to ODM regulations for Home Choice Social Work/Counseling Services.  Coordinate with Home Choice Transition Coordinators and provide various social work functions in collaboration with a community partner seeking to link their clients with community resources.  This person will be responsible for completing behavioral health diagnostic assessments and treatment plans for Job Development case managers working with clients with mental health issues, as needed and assist participants and caregivers in making psychosocial adjustment to Adult Day Services program and provide on-going support, as needed. Education should include a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work; Preferably Master’s degree in Social Work and have the credential of Licensed Social Worker (LSW).

 

Job Title:  Direct Support Specialist
Location:  Dayton and Greater Dayton Area; Lima
Status:      FT/PT
End Date:  (10/25) sb, cm

The Direct Support Specialist will provide home and community based services to individuals referred by contracting agencies according to their individualized service plans. Duties include providing basic personal care and grooming, bathing (and bladder/bowel requirements), care of hair and assistance with clothing, household services essential to the consumer’s health and comfort in the home (e.g. necessary changing of bed linens or rearranging of furniture to facilitate ease of movement in the home), cooking including feeding if necessary, cleaning, laundry and shopping.  Group home experience and background working with individuals on the autism spectrum preferred.  A high school diploma or general education degree (GED) and two years’ experience within MRDD field are required to be successful in this position

 

Job Title:  Driver/Activity Specialist I
Location:  Springfield ADS
Status:      Part Time
End Date:  (10/25) tm

The function of this position is to provide supervision of and assistance to participants in the Adult Day Care Program. The major focus of the position is to maintain the participants’ safety, well-being, dignity and general overall involvement in day to day activities, as well as encourage and promote independent living skills. Assist the Activities Facilitator in planning and implementing recreational, social and therapeutic activities, in accordance with program mission.  State tested Nursing Assistant (STNA) required as well as a High School Diploma or a GED. Minimum two (2) years of experience working with physically and/or mentally impaired adults. Demonstrate initiative, as well as, the ability to work cohesively within a team. Successful candidate must have the ability to show care, warmth, patience, and nurturing to the target population and must be able to follow through with projects in a timely and efficient manner.  Position will require the candidate to be at least 21 years of age and have an acceptable driving record in order to drive a van and transport participants.

 

Job Title:  Activity Aide/Personal Care Aide
Location:  Piqua ADS
Status:      Part Time
End Date:  (10/31) ap

The function of this position is to provide supervision of and assistance to participants in the Adult Day Care Program. The major focus of the position is to maintain the participants’ safety, well-being, dignity and general overall involvement in day to day activities, as well as encourage and promote independent living skills. Assist the Activities Facilitator in planning and implementing recreational, social and therapeutic activities, in accordance with program mission.  QUALIFICATIONS:  State tested Nursing Assistant (STNA) required as well as a High School Diploma or a GED. Minimum two (2) years of experience working with physically and/or mentally impaired adults. Demonstrate initiative, as well as, the ability to work cohesively within a team. Ability to show care, warmth, patience, and nurturing to the target population. Must be able to follow through with projects in a timely and efficient manner.  Must be 21 years or older.

 

Job Title:  Job Coach I
Location: Dayton (Kuntz Rd)

Status:      Part Time/On-Call
End Date:  (10/25) ks

This position enables consumers to learn duties, functions and appropriate behaviors needed to maintain employment.  Essential duties and responsibilities include the following:  Train consumer according to I.S.P. (Individual Service Plan), goals and objectives as noted by support team; Case note and evaluate consumer's progress; Turn in required paperwork (weekly, monthly) on time and re-checked for accuracy; Report to job site coordinator any changes, incidents or problems in a timely manner, using the most viable option. (phone, beeper, incident report); Advocate for consumer at all times; Attend all required staffings for consumer and participate when required; Assist employers to develop techniques to effectively supervise consumers and work to maintain satisfactory Goodwill/Employer relationship; Work as a substitute Job Coach.  Must be at least 21 years of age and provide own transportation and adequate liability insurance for such.

 

Job Title:  Home Choice Transition Specialist
Location: Dayton (Kuntz Rd)
Status:       Part Time
End Date:  (10/25) cw

The function of this position is to support the vision and mission of Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley.   The Transition Specialist works with the Ohio Department of Medicaid, HOME Choice Transition Coordinator and the HOME Choice Case manager to successfully relocate an institution resident from the institution to the community.  Assist in educating Nursing Facilities, Hospitals and other LTC constituents to the HOME Choice program with the express objective to gain referrals to the HOME Choice program.  Work with the Nursing Facility (NF), Hospital and other LTC staff in providing information on the HOME Choice program including letter from ODM, a fact sheet, brochures and application.  Work with the referred resident and assist them through the transition process encouraging participation of the resident’s family and friends.  Bachelor’s Degree in Human Service or related Field preferred.

 

Facilitator Division

 

Job Title: Executive Director of Dayton Works
Location: Kuntz Rd
Status: FT
End Date: (11/15) ld

The purpose of this position is to enable those living in generational or situational poverty to become economically self-sufficient and take control of their lives.  Position oversees operation of GESMV’s Dayton Works program, modeled after Cincinnati Works, and represents and promotes all GESMV’s workforce development services to key community stakeholders, funders and business representatives in west-central Ohio.  This individual will actively participate as a member of the GESMV Executive Management Team.  Please visit the agency’s website above for more detailed information.

Job Title: New Media & Graphics Specialist
Location: Kuntz Rd
Status: FT
End Date:  (10/27) sn

This position supports the overall marketing effort by applying professional design principles to all forms of media to maximize the communication of the GESMV brand message to all targeted constituencies to achieve the overall mission.  Stays abreast of design techniques and technical advances with regards to collateral and new media design and maintains ability to guide and collaborate with collateral and signage production resources as well as Web programming resources.

Maintains and updates Intranet and agency Web sites.  Please visit the agency’s website above for more detailed information.

 

Business Services

 

Job Title: Veterans Employment Technical Administrator
Location: Kuntz Rd
Status: Internship/PT
End Date:  (10/31) ds

The primary responsibilities of this position are (1) provide administrative support to the Veterans & Employers Connection by maintaining and updating client and program records and metric data, and (2) maintaining the Connection website ensuring currency, accuracy, and relevance.    U.S. military veteran preferred and full or part time college enrollment required.

 

On Behalf of the Shelby County Counseling Center

 

Job Title: Child Therapist
Location: Shelby County Counseling Center Sidney, OH
Status: FT
End Date:  (10/25) dc

This position is not a Goodwill Easter Seals position, but a position for Shelby County Counseling Center.  We are posting on their behalf; however, applications will be accepted through the GESMV application system.

Candidate will be responsible for the therapeutic interventions for children and families who are experiencing emotional /behavioral distress and/or disturbances.  Must be able to provide mental health assessments and develop treatment plans with the treatment team.  Be able to give direction to the entire treatment team and ensure the implementation of therapeutic activities and provide direct therapy for individuals, families and groups.

Must have strong communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with families, team members and the public all with various backgrounds.  Master’s degree in one of the following areas: counseling, social work, psychology, marriage and family therapy or a field directly related to children’s mental health counseling. Must be familiar with DSM IV and the Multi—Axis diagnostic system. Licensed or licensure eligible and have two years community mental health and/or professional experience working with children.

Job Title: Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Location: Shelby County Counseling Center Sidney, OH
Status: FT
End Date:  (10/25) dr

This position is not a Goodwill Easter Seals position, but a position for Shelby County Counseling Center.  We are posting on their behalf; however, applications will be accepted through the GESMV application system.

This position will provide counseling, consultation, assessment/evaluation, crisis intervention, screening, referral, discharge planning, support services and case management to all alcohol and drug clients seeking services/treatment at the counseling center.   Essential duties and responsibilities include the following:  Work with all departments and assist Shelby County Counseling Center clients with problems of living, in order to improve their mental health and wellness, and improve overall quality of life.  Conduct an initial assessment/evaluation with selected clients and develop and coordinate individual treatment plans with all selected clients. Develop and provide resources and materials, and teach support training on recovery, goal setting, finances legal issues, client success skills, and more.  Provide counseling and support services to clients who are struggling with alcohol and drug issues, maintaining recovery, personal challenges, health/wellness, employment issues, financial and legal concerns.  This counseling/consultation and will be provided both at Shelby County Counseling Center and at several community locations in Shelby County.  Serve as a liaison between Shelby County Counseling Center and local area resources, referral sources, educational programs, and community partners.  Education and experience requirements include a Bachelor's Degree in a related field plus 3-4 years related work experience. Licensure as a chemical dependency counselor (LICDC or LCDC) and previous experience in providing counseling/consultation and supportive services to a diverse population which also includes mentoring, teaching, training, facilitating, or coaching.  Experience in developing individual treatment or action plans and resources for clients and/or consumers in a diverse setting. Experience in building and maintaining relationships across departments and community organizations. Experience in case management, customer service, working with more than one population, and a demonstrated understanding of client needs. Ability to demonstrate good written and oral communication skills and knowledge of community resources.

 

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Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley is an equal opportunity employer and has an affirmative action plan to hire persons with disabilities.  If you are a qualified candidate for this position and have a disability, we welcome your choice to disclose your disability so that we can consider this asset in our selection process. Information you voluntarily submit about your disability will be kept confidential except as needed to carry out requested accommodations.  All reasonably qualified candidates will be considered. This Job Posting is also available in Large Print or Brail. For more information about Goodwill/Easter Seals or our job opportunities please visit our Web site at www.gesmv.org      Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V