Career Consultant @ Kaposia
Kaposia is currently looking to fill 2-3 Career Consultant positions.
We provide customized employment services for people with disabilities by serving one person at a time (no crews- one person, one job), focusing on strengths, jobs paying no less than minimum wage, and jobs that are fulfilling for the customer’s skills and interests. The Career Consultant position is a key role for our mission.
The Career Consultant position works with people in figuring out what they want to be doing for work, what they are good at doing and where is the best place for those things to happen. This position offers the opportunity to be creative, to put those research as well as soft “sales” skills to work!
We are seeking candidates who are creative, innovative and who are able to utilize sales strategies within a consultative person-centered process. Candidates who are self-motivated and able to develop solutions to difficult problems. Key skill areas are also include negotiation, coaching skills, the ability to handle rejection, strong interpersonal communication skills.
You’ll be working with business leaders, so must be comfortable with both phone and in person business conversations and perspectives. We do a 4-year degree in a related field and some experience/desire of working with individuals with disabilities. Professionalism, sense of humor and ability to track lots of different things going on at the same time are essential! Position does require a background and driving check as you will be using your vehicle during the course of your work day. (mileage reimbursement).
Salary Range $17.25-$19.84/hr. depending upon education and experience. Benefits include medical (monthly employee contribution), dental, life insurance, AD & D, long-term disability, 401K plan, education assistance, Personal Time off (PTO) and Short-Term Leave Bank and seven paid holidays. Off-street parking and smoke-free building. Other perks include quarterly wellness bonus’, flexibility within typical work hours and a pretty great team!
Customized Employment Coordinator
lgronert@kaposia 8100 Wayzata Blvd
Golden Valley, Mn 55426