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Career Development Specialist

Middle Georgia Regional Commission

Posted: Jan. 8, 2018

End Date: Feb. 28, 2018


The Middle Georgia Regional Commission is seeking to fill the position of Career Development Specialist.  A Career Development Specialist is responsible for providing case management services to Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) program applicants/participants. The Career Development Specialist is responsible for recruiting, interviewing, counseling, testing applicants, and making training recommendations. The Career Development Specialist reports directly to the Workforce Development Director.
 
Qualified applicants should, at a minimum, have a Bachelor's Degree in social science, counseling, psychology, or related field from an accredited college; with 1-2 years of experience in a human service agency as a counselor or employment counselor; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
 
The Middle Georgia Regional Commission provides services to 11 counties and 20 cities in Middle Georgia through its office located in Macon, Georgia.  Interested persons should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to:

Middle Georgia Regional Commission
Attention: Jen Doran
175 Emery Highway
Suite C
Macon, GA 31217
 
or
 
by e-mail to jdoran@mg-rc.org.
 
This position is open until filled.  Applications will be reviewed as received.  Candidates for the position will be subject to a criminal background check, motor vehicle license verification, pre-employment drug screening and skills assessments.
 
The Middle Georgia Regional Commission is an equal employment opportunity employer.