The Job Developer is responsible for developing job opportunities for Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) job seekers. The Job Developer works closely with center management and staff to identify TANF job seekers who possess the necessary skills and experience to fill job openings with hiring employers. Work involves development of subsidized and unsubsidized employment opportunities, including On-the-Job Training (OJT), internships and apprenticeships. The goal for job seekers served is employment at or above self-sufficiency wage. The Job Developer will also accept and process WorkInTexas (WIT) applications and ensure completeness and quality.
Bachelors degree (preferred), plus a minimum three years of work experience in inside or outside sales, including account management experience in the private sector, or human resources recruitment. One additional year of full-time qualifying experience may be substituted for each year (30 credit hours) of the required education, up to 60 credit hours. Must have at least 60 college hours. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Must be able to data enter and extract information in an accurate and timely manner to meet deadlines. Must have personal reliable transportation to use in the performance of duties. Maintaining a professional appearance and attire is required.
Certificates and Licenses Required:
A valid Texas motor vehicle operator’s license.
Includes both a typical office environment, with minimal exposure to excessive noise or adverse environmental issues, and local travel, including exposure to heat, cold, inclement weather conditions, and occasional environmental hazards