Workforce Development Specialist, The Kentucky Career Center, Owensboro, Ky.
The Kentucky Career Center in Owensboro is looking to fill a Workforce Development Specialist position. Please read below for more information. Applicants can apply through Focus Career through the Job ID KY0917954. Please let me know if you have any questions.
|Owensboro, Daviess, KY (42301)|
|* Interview job seekers to determine training and qualifications. * Provide assistance to job seekers in need of intensive services. * Enroll job seekers into special programs and monitor their progress. * Interview and assess job seekers to determine employment services needs, such as testing, counseling, job development and training. * Make referrals to other local one-stop partners for services. * Assist job seekers in obtaining labor market information. * Assist customers with finding suitable employment through various job search programs (mainly Focus Career). * Ensure customers’ Focus Career account is acceptable, providing resume preparation assistance. * Provide career guidance. * Assist customers with filing claims on the internet. * Ensure Unemployment customers are fully registered with Focus Career. * Provides administrative support services to unemployment insurance claimants, employers and job seekers. * Informs applicants, claimants, participants and employers of their rights, responsibilities and program services under provisions of the Workforce Investment Act, Wagner-Peyser Act, Unemployment Insurance and other workforce programs, laws and regulations; and performs other duties as required. EDUCATION: Graduate of a college or university with a bachelor’s degree. EXPERIENCE: Must have two years of experience in reviewing, monitoring, determining eligibility for and/or administering employment service or unemployment insurance programs, or experience in education, public administration, military or human resources. Substitute EDUCATION for EXPERIENCE: A master’s degree will substitute for one year of the required experience. Substitute EXPERIENCE for EDUCATION: Work experience in workforce programs such as WIA, employment services, unemployment insurance, education, public administration, military or human resources will substitute for the required college on a year for year basis. This is a Federally Funded Time Limited Position.|
Matthew B. Bartlett
Workforce Development Facilitator
Kentucky Career Center
Office of Employment and Training
3108 Fairview Drive
Owensboro, KY 42303