This position provides intake, functional assessment, and job placement, develops relationships with businesses in the community with the outcome being increased job opportunities and placements for the individuals we serve, provide individuals receiving employment services with transportation assistance to include mobility training and coordination or scheduling of transportation services, provides direct and indirect skill training, retention strategies, and quality control, oversees job design, utilization of natural supports, accommodations, fading and integration; may provide job analysis and job proposals, and advocates for employee’s employment needs and interests.
Bachelor’s degree in Human Services, Business or a related field preferred. Minimum of four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Must be at least 18 years old, valid driver’s license, acceptable driving record and required level of auto insurance. Background check and TB test required.Job Type:
The Arc of AnchorageCompany Description:
To encourage and celebrate the potential of people who experience disabilities.
Management/Employee Communication Philosophy:
We believe that happy, motivated, caring employees are the key to providing quality service, and therefore the key to a successful consumer centered operation. Management is committed to making The Arc of Anchorage a good place to work. There is a commitment to open communication, and a participative management style that encourages employee discussion and involvement in decisions.
Every employee is responsible for meeting or exceeding the agency’s consumer service standards, being helpful and friendly to co-workers, and being an active team player in the agency. Employees are expected to ask questions, make suggestions, and look for better ways to operate.
In return, employees can expect that The Arc’s managers will be fair; will reward
them for their hard work and commitment to our consumers; will encourage open discussion and creative problem solving; will give them opportunities to develop new skills and abilities; will keep them informed, and will provide them with the training, resources, and support they need to deliver excellent service.
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