CAMBA's Workforce Development Program provides skills training, job readiness, and placement services assisting low income New Yorkers to become self-sufficient through employment. CAMBA specializes in assisting those with special barriers to employment including long-term unemployed, skilled immigrant professionals, individuals in imminent danger of homelessness, refugees and asylees.
Working as part of a team providing comprehensive services, Job Developer is responsible for establishing and maintaining relationships with employers; securing job orders; matching the skills of participants with the proper job openings; coordinating referrals and conducting follow-up with both client and employer; overseeing a caseload of approximately 40 active clients; and making between 10 and 13 placements per month.
This position will be based in Central Brooklyn, and requires periodic travel to develop and maintain employer contacts city wide.
MINIMUM EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree, and/or a HS diploma and equivalent experience, and strong interpersonal, marketing / sales / business development, and communication skills. Exposure to manufacturing, engineering, construction or information technology fields is highly preferred.