Career Advisor I, Bi-Lingual (Spanish)
City of Lowell - MassHire Career Center

Job Order #: 17704698

Lowell, MA 01852

Full Time

35 hours per week

POSTED 9/21/2022

EXPIRES 10/7/2022

Job Description

SUMMARY
Facilitate job search workshops in Spanish. Act as a conduit to the Latinx community. Provide individual case management education, training, and employment services to a variety of MassHire Lowell Career Center customers to include low-income adults with multiple barriers. Perform comprehensive assessments, individual counseling, job readiness instruction, job development/placement assistance, and transitional support services. Conduct follow-up and track each customer as they progress from point-of-entry through to job placement. Complete extensive documentation in our database detailing the customer?s career plan and goals.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
-Conduct intake, assessments, testing, arranging support services and obtaining eligibility documentation for program participants.
-Maintain complete and accurate records of contacts with students and progress of students.
-Coordinate service plans for employed program participants to ensure compliance with job retention goal.
-Identify service needs; participates in a team approach in determining the customer?s suitability for participation in state and federal grants
-Provide job search assistance to include developing resumes, cover letters, etc. to assist each customer with their job search.
-Conduct Job Readiness Workshops to prepare participants for employment. Including resume writing, interview skills, soft skills, social media for job searching etc.
-Provides computer training (Microsoft Office) to teach and demonstrate principles, techniques, procedures, or methods of designated subjects.
-Perform extensive job development activities and work closely with the Business Services team to secure permanent unsubsidized employment for program participants.
-Responsible for outreach and recruitment to the Latinx community to reach program enrollment
goals.
-Documents all program services, activities and notes in MOSES.
-Maintain participant attendance records.
-Maintain relationships with Community and State partner agencies for referrals to wrap around services
-Must be able to meet monthly and quarterly goals/performance standards

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Undergraduate Degree from four-year college or university in a related field, i.e., Business, Marketing, Human Services, and/or Humanities or equivalent preferred not required. At least two years experience in employment and training programs. Experience working with the Latinx community.

LANGUAGE SKILLS
Bi-lingual in Spanish. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public both in English and Spanish

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Must possess a valid driver?s license.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Ability to understand and be sensitive to the needs of economically disadvantaged. Ability to communicate well and maintain effective working relationships with different constituencies. Must have excellent written and oral communications skills in Spanish and be able to maintain detailed records on an automated and/or manual system.

For information on how to apply for this postion, please email Shaun.Mccarthy@masshirelowellcc.com

How To Apply

For information on how to apply for this postion, please email Shaun.Mccarthy@masshirelowellcc.com

Address

107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852

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Union Position

No

Apprenticeship

No

Pay

$50,771.24 - $59,522.32 per year

Benefits

  • Major Medical
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vacation Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Paid Holidays

Benefit Details

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MassHire Lowell Career Center

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Address

107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852

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