Youth Specialist
MassHire Springfield Career Center

Job Order #: 15463904

Springfield, MA 01103

Full Time

37.5 hours per week

POSTED 9/9/2021

EXPIRES 12/8/2021

Job Description

MassHire Springfield's YouthWorks department is looking to hire a Youth Specialist. The Youth Specialist will work under the direction of the Youth Program Coordinator. The right candidate must possess excellent customer service skills needed to communicate with our youth population on a variety of levels. Prior experience working with a diverse population along with a desire to assist our youth in finding and identifying career pathways is highly desirable.
Primary responsibilities include:
Answering phones, greeting visitors, providing information on programs and scheduling appointments, along with conducting youth program intake & assessments.
Other duties include: Provide a wide range of administrative support for Youth Department programs and events; work closely with office staff assisting with a range of general support and organizational duties. Maintain filing system, photocopying, faxing, scanning and assisting youth customers with online applications and computer correspondence as needed. Assist in relationship-building with our online community by helping to maintain all social media platforms. Assist with maintaining monthly YouthWorks Calendar of events.
Qualifications:
Must be able to work with a highly diverse population
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong communication skills both verbal & written
Must be well-organized and detail oriented
Ability to work independently and possess strong leadership skills
Experience using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Experience with job search methods, resume and cover letter writing experience is required.
Associates Degree and 1-2 years experience working with youth populations is required.

How To Apply

Submit your resume and cover letter telling us why you are the right person to enhance services to our members and to be an effective part of our team. E-mail these to: jmiller@masshirespringfield.org and they will be forwarded to our hiring team for review. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Please reference YOUTH SPECIALIST in email title.

Address

95 Liberty Street
Springfield, MA 01103

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Shift

8:15 AM - 4:30 PM

Per Diem Position

Not Specified

Union Position

No

Apprenticeship

No

Pay

$17.00 per hour

Benefits

  • Major Medical
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401K
  • Vacation Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Paid Holidays

Name

MassHire Career Center

Title

Not Specified

Email

jmiller@masshirespringfield.org

Phone

999-999-9999

Address

95 Liberty Street- 3rd floor
Springfield, MA 01103

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