JOBS Advisor Job in North Dakota State Government

North Dakota State Government, Fargo, ND, Openings : 1, Experience : Not Specified
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Job Description :

Meeting Workforce Needs ~ Purposeful. Respectful. Collaborative. Loyal

Department: Fargo Workforce Center – this position is an in person position

Help Job Service ND meet workforce needs! Weve been helping the state of North Dakota meet workforce needs since 1935. We are looking for a candidate with a passion to help the workforce in our great state. To build the best team and deliver the best services, we offer our employees rewarding work opportunities with a competitive employee benefits package including a fully paid family health insurance plan, paid leave, 10 paid holidays, retirement plan options, infant at work program, and more!

Hiring Range: $3932 – $4588 per month DOE

Summary of Work


As a JOBS Advisor, you will work closely with Job Opportunity and Basic Skills (JOBS) and the Basic Employment and Skill Training (BEST) program participants on becoming self-sufficient. You will conduct job development activities and basic work skills training to enhance hiring opportunities for program participants. You will provide case management, direct service work with participants to assist them with finding employment, and facilitate and coordinate work-readiness workshops and presentations. You will participate as a team member to plan and coordinate services to meet participant needs. To be successful in this position, you have to influence change, meet deadlines, & use the internet and microsoft office products to research opportunities, create training materials, and track client progress.

Minimum Qualifications


Requires a high school diploma and six years of work experience performing customer or employment service duties of progressively increasing complexity that involved providing information and assistance to customers within an organization that offers a variety of products or services. Work experience normally includes receiving and analyzing information, determining an appropriate solution from several alternatives, and assisting or directing customers in implementing and completing necessary steps to resolve issues or satisfy inquiries. Education can substitute for work experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications


A successful candidate will have the ability to influence change; understand recruitment, selection, and employment processes; use emotional intelligence to understand and communicate with individuals from diverse cultures or socioeconomic statuses; and facilitate group training courses or speaking in front of groups of people. Some knowledge of social service programs and/or community resources is helpful but not required.

Application Procedures


All application material must be received on or before 11:59 p.m. on the closing date.

  • JSND does not provide sponsorships.
  • Applications will ONLY be accepted online through the ND PeopleSoft System.
  • In addition to the online application, applicants should upload the following documents
    • Resume;
    • Cover letter (addressed to Human Resources Division);
    • Copy of their college transcript (if required as a minimum qualification or if using to substitute for experience requirement); and
    • At least three business references with contact information.
  • Applications will be scored based on a 100-point job related personnel system.
    • Application materials should include information which clearly articulates how you (the applicant) meet the position’s minimum qualifications and can perform the summary of work. It is very important to be thorough and detailed on all your application materials.
  • For accommodation or assistance with the application or selection process, a complete Job Description Questionnaire; contact one of the following individuals in advance of the position closing date:
  • For questions regarding the positions duties or requirements; contact the following individual(s) in advance of the position closing date:
    • Carey at (701) 239-7307

TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.

Equal Employment Opportunity


The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.

As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. § 23-12-10.

Last Date For Apply: 18/Apr/2022 00:00:00 Job Type : Full Time, Employment Type : PermanentApply Here