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Saskatchewan Abilities Council Employment Coordinator, Saskatoon Temporary in Saskatoon, SK

Saskatchewan Abilities Council

Branch Saskatoon SK CA

Position:
Employment Coordinator, Saskatoon
Location:
Saskatoon, SK

 Strong customer service and sales skills.  Experience in the customer service or sales field would be an asset….

Duties and responsibilities:
Reporting to the Program Manager and under the direction of the Senior Supervisor, the Employment Coordinator will
operate and maintain employment services, including vocational planning and employment placement, for clients of

Partners in Employment. Duties include:
 Developing an individualized action plan focused on vocational planning for each participant

 Establishing and maintaining contact with businesses to inform them about Partners in Employment services

 Cold calling employers to establish business relationships for the purpose of facilitating employment opportunities
for clients

 Operating both within an office setting and in the community to meet and learn about businesses in the Saskatoon
community

 Reviewing individuals’ job interests and abilities and referring to appropriate employment opportunities

 Assisting clients with developing their employability skills

 Researching community resources to identify potential employment opportunities

 Working as part of a team to successfully place an appropriate number of individuals into competitive employment

 Researching appropriate and individualized employment placements which could include wage subsidies, job
coaching, or other supports as required

Qualifications:
Education:
 Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services, Human Resources, Marketing, Business, or related discipline

Experience:
 Three to five years of related work experience

 Experience in the customer service or sales field would be an asset

Skills:
 Knowledge of the issues faced by persons with disabilities

 Ability to meet deadlines and projected targets

 Strong customer service and sales skills

 Effective interpersonal, communication, organizational, problem-solving and computer skills

 Knowledge of community resources, the present job market and experience in community job development

 Ability to work cooperatively and effectively with consumers, employers, referral agents, and colleagues

 Access to a personal vehicle and valid driver’s license

The final candidates are required to provide satisfactory police record checks

Compensation: Pay Class 16 (range of $3,945 to $4,911 per month)

Submit resume, cover letter and references to:
Mail: Program Manager, Saskatoon Branch
Saskatchewan Abilities Council
1410 Kilburn Avenue
Saskatoon, SK S7M 0J8

Phone: (306) 653-1694 Fax: (306) 652-8886

Email: [email protected] – please indicate position applied for in your email subject line and include all
documentation in a single attachment

For position-specific questions, please contact the above. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be
contacted.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Saskatoon, SK, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-01
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