Employment Consultant

Location: Remote or Golden Valley
Department: Hennepin Services
Compensation: $17.50 - $18.50 per hour
Employment Type: Full Time

Are you looking for a job that gets you out from behind a desk and allows you to use your creativity to solve problems, and real-life puzzles? Prefer a flexible schedule? Then, Kaposia is the place for you! Seeking candidates who are creative, innovative and are looking for more than just a paycheck. You will become part of a dedicated team of employees who support customers from diverse backgrounds with different levels of abilities in an employment setting.

JOB LOCATION: This role offers the ability to work remotely and at our office located in Golden Valley, MN.

SPECIFIC JOB DUTIES: You will be responsible for managing a caseload of individuals as they navigate their employment path. This process includes using the Discovering Your Personal Genius™ process to meet the desired outcomes of the customer served, intake, service record management, initial training for customer, and on-the-job supports. You will serve as a consultant to employers in the areas of training, support, and job adaptations. You will facilitate transportation and provide ongoing consulting and job supports. You will respond to assigned customer and employer needs on a day-to day basis utilizing appropriate communication modes. You must believe in and promote the company’s mission, vision, and service principles.

DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS: To thrive in this role, a four-year degree is desired, but not required for consideration. Experience working with people with disabilities is a plus but is not required so long as there is a desire to learn and develop these skills. You must possess the belief that every person should be treated with dignity and should have access to work if they choose.

HOURS: 40-hour workweek, hours vary. Includes initial training and follow along supports in the evening and weekends. Must be very flexible with schedule, as it could include some weekends and nights.

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS: Nonexempt (hourly) position, starting range is $17.50-$18.50 per hour depending upon education and experience. Full-benefit package will be available after completing two full months of employment. Benefits include medical (employee contribution), dental, life insurance, AD&D, long-term disability, 401K plan, education assistance, Personal Time Off, Short Term Leave (STL) and eight holidays.

POSITION AVAILABLE: Immediately

Kaposia is committed to creating a diverse work environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, veteran/military status, disability or handicap, age, sexual orientation, status about public assistance, or any other protected class status defined by law.

HOW TO APPLY

Step 1 – Downloadable application here (Word file): Employment Application FORM.

Email completed application to Louis Hennessy at lhennessy@kaposia.com or mail to:

Louis Hennessy
Hennepin Services Coordinator
8100 Wayzata Blvd
Golden Valley, MN
E-Mail: lroussel@kaposia.com
Equal Opportunity Employer

Step 2 – Fill out the online form below and upload a cover letter and resume.

Step 3 – Download and fill out our EOOC Survey (Voluntary) – Email completed survey to: ppeyer@kaposia.com.

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Why Work Here?

Kaposia is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, veteran/military status, disability or handicap, age, sexual orientation, status with regard to public assistance, or any other protected class status defined by law.

Kaposia invests in the prosperity of people with disabilities and the profitability of our partners. Each person is valuable and should be treated with dignity and respect. We are committed to each person discovering their potential and challenging each person to individually succeed. We are seeking innovative and entrepreneurial employees to help individuals find jobs that fit their skills, interests, and passions.