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Facilities Manager

The Buffalo History Museum is seeking a “hands-on” person to manage daily facility maintenance projects and oversee building systems contracts. Send resume & cover letter to rdeguehery@buffalohistory.org by 3/27/19

ECIDA has Receptionist Opening 

At the Economic Development Corporation for Erie County (ECIDA) our team has an entrepreneurial spirit and can-do attitude. Our business is to grow business in Erie County by helping companies to be competitive and profitable.

As the first point of contact with our customers, the Director of First Impressions is a critical role in the success of our office.                   We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Receptionist. This is a full-time position with competitive salary and benefits. Position responsibilities include answering and directing all incoming calls in a professional and courteous manner, handling company inquiries, scanning company records, greeting and welcoming visitors and customers, performing clerical duties to support agency staff, and other duties as assigned.

Qualified candidates will present themselves in a professional manner, possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, a strong interest and comfort with customer interaction and problem resolution, High School diploma, 1-2 years administrative experience, working knowledge of office equipment, Microsoft Office and Excel. Attention to detail is essential.

Qualified applicants may submit their resume and cover letter to Kristin Gugino, Staffing Manager, Key Resource Group, LLC: kgugino@krgstaffing.com or call 716.631-3951. The deadline for applications is March 22, 2019.

The Following Positions Are Available at CHRCO

*Independent Living Specialist-OAHIIO

Conduct outreach services focused on advocacy, independent living skills training,information and referral, and peer counseling to Native Americans with disabilities in the Western New York area. Associate’s Degree is preferred. A reliable vehicle with a New York State driver’s license is also required, or the ability to successfully use public transportation to meet consumer needs.  Buffalo Metropolitan area residents encouraged to apply.  Candidates must possess a knowledge base of Native American culture and be culturally competent with an understanding of the unique values and beliefs held within local Native communities

SALARY RANGE:  29,000 – 34,000

*Mobile Transition Support Peer

Provide Peer Support Services to individuals with mental illness

Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in a Human Services and one year experience in  Human Services or an Associate’s  with three years’ experience in Human Services

SALARY:  $32,000 – $37,000

*Medicaid Facilitated Enroller-Batavia

Educate, engage and enroll individuals who are aged (over 65,) legally blind and disabled, to address their needs for health insurance prepare the application, and diligently follow through to collect information which is needed to fulfill the eligibility requirements.  Bachelors and 1 yr experience, or Associates and 3 yrs experience.  Preference will be given to individuals who are Bilingual. Must be able to travel independently utilizing personal vehicle or public transportation to all consumers in the assigned coverage area

SALARY :  30,000 – 35,000

*Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)

Outreach Specialist

Conduct outreach to people diagnosed with serious mental illnesses and Community agencies that may serve people diagnosed with mental illnesses about the benefits of utilizing Home and Community Based Services.  Must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in social work, psychology, nursing, rehabilitation, education, OTPT, recreation or recreation therapy, counseling, community mental health, child and family studies, sociology, speech and hearing or other human services field   SALARY:  30,000 – 35,000

*HCBS Supervisor

Coordinate, oversee, and approve the provision of Home and Community Based Services including pre-vocational services in the WNY IL delivery services area. Qualified applicant must have a minimum of a BA(Masters in Rehabilitation or a behavioral health field preferred) and a minimum 3 yrs relevant work experience.  Must have valid driver’s license and a vehicle.  Individuals with personal experience with behavioral health are encouraged to apply.

SALARY:  Full time will be an exempt employee and part time will be dependent on hours and qualifications

Medicare Facilitated Enroller

Educate, engage, and assist Medicaid recipients who are mandated to apply for Medicare in order to continue receiving their Medicaid insurance coverage, in the Medicare application

process. Bachelor’s and 1 yr experience, Associates and 3 yrs experience, HS diploma and 5 yrs experience

SALARY:  $28,000 – $33,000

SUBMIT RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO:           

Tina Brown, CHRCO / WNY Independent Living, Inc. /3108 Main Street

Buffalo, NY 14214 or email go to  wnyil.org/employment for more details on available positions

Nichols School has an immediate opening for a Marketing and Communications Coordinator.

This person should be a highly-motivated self-starter with experience generating compelling written content for a variety of audiences. The Marketing and Communications Coordinator will report to the Director of Marketing and Communications and will help communicate the vision and brand of Nichols School through writing and storytelling in written publications, the school website, digital and print platforms, newsletters and social media. Nichols School offers a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, life, retirement, generous time off and reduced summer hours.  Please visit www.nicholsschool.org/careers for more information or send cover letter, resume and 3 references to Jennifer Clarey Director of Human Resources at jclarey@nicholsschool.org.

Squeaky Wheel is Hiring For The Following Positions 

Acting Director (contract)
Squeaky Wheel seeks a temporary Acting Director to take over Director responsibilities during maternity leave for 12 weeks + training. This is a part-time, contract position from mid-April to mid-July 2019.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Staff supervision
  • Administrative duties
  • Financial maintenance
  • Payroll
  • Program & Event coordination / supervision
  • Communication coordination

Compensation:
Approximately $6000 for 12 weeks P/T commitment + training.

For full job descriptions and how to apply, click here!   

 *  Fund Development Coordinator (P/T)
Squeaky Wheel seeks a Fund Development Coordinator to implement the organization’s annual development plan and cultivate a culture of philanthropy. This is a part-time position funded for the term of March 2019–February 2020.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Donor stewardship and communications
  • Soliciting individual donors and corporate sponsors
  • Maintaining donor management database
  • Coordinating special events
  • Liaising with Board committees

Compensation:
$25,000 / year, plus benefits

For full job descriptions and how to apply, click here!

Paid Internships Available for Say Yes Scholars

Paid internships are available now at sayyesbuffalo.org/intern and new opportunities are posted on a rolling basis. If you have questions about eligibility or would like to sign-up to receive the monthly newsletter for additional college programming, Please contact Johanna Caplan at jcaplan@sayyestoeducation.org  Go to sayyestoeducation.org for more details on their programs                                                                       The Say Yes Buffalo Internship and Career Pathways Program is a workforce development initiative that connects Buffalo students that are eligible for Say Yes with local employers through trainings, employer tours and site visits, job skills workshops and paid professional internship experiences. Eligible students, known as Say Yes Buffalo Scholars, are identified as current full-time college students who lived in the city of Buffalo and graduated from a Buffalo public or charter school after 2013.

DDAWNY “ I Love My Job”  Campaign Recruits Direct Support Professionals

In Buffalo- The Developmental Disability Alliance of Western New York (DDAWNY) Has Launched a Recruitment Campaign called ‘I Love My Job’ See Details For Job Opportunities Below 

The campaign aims to recruit direct support professionals (DSPs) to not-for-profit human service organizations throughout Western New York including Buffalo, Niagara Falls, Rochester, Batavia, Corning, Olean, Jamestown and the Finger Lakes.

A DSP is a person who assists individuals with disabilities with a variety of tasks in home and community settings. Job responsibilities typically include assisting people with activities of daily living and supporting individuals in settings that support community inclusion.

The DDAWNY Member Agencies, comprised of nearly 50 agencies, report a DSP vacancy rate of nearly 20 percent across the region. The aim of the campaign is to recruit and retain qualified candidates to fill these positions.  There are currently positions on ilovemyjob.careers. Positions often offer training, great benefit packages, and flexible hours. Learn more at ddawny.org.

CCSI is hiring a Dual Recovery Coordinator in Erie County.

The Dual Recovery Coordinator is a full-time exempt position responsible for working with and as an agent of the Erie County Department of Mental Health (ECDMH) to assist in improving services for individuals with co-occurring issues of serious mental illness and severe substance abuse disorders. The Coordinator’s work will focus primarily on identifying and enhancing access to needed community support and treatment resources for those with co-occurring disorders who are returning to the community from a period of incarceration. This position will work closely with the Erie County Forensic Mental Health unit, the behavioral health system and other community stakeholders to facilitate effective service delivery utilizing national best practice standards to increase the capacity for, efficacy of, and enhance access to integrated behavioral health services that leads to successful community reintegration.To find out more about Coordinated Care Services, Inc.,  view the full job description and to apply on line, please visit www.ccsi.org.

SUNY Buffalo State College Is Hiring The Following Positions:

Leadership Gift Officer

Buffalo State, State University of New York, seeks candidates for the position of Leadership Gift Officer.

For a full job description and to apply: https://jobs.buffalostate.edu

Development Coordinator

Buffalo State, State University of New York, seeks candidates for the position of Development Coordinator.

For a full job description and to apply: https://jobs.buffalostate.edu

Assistant Professor in Art Education

Buffalo State, State University of New York, seeks candidates for the position of Assistant Professor in Art Education.

For a full job description and to apply : https://jobs.buffalostate.edu

Assistant Professor in Art & Design 2D/3D Digital Foundations

Buffalo State, State University of New York, seeks candidates for the position of Assistant Professor in Art & Design 2D/3D Digital Foundations.

For a full job description and to apply: https://jobs.buffalostate.edu

Buffalo State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer

and committed to respect for diversity and individual differences.

 JOBS Buffalo Employment and Training Center

BETC 716-856-5627 www.workforcebuffalo.org The BETC is here to help with your job searching needs. We have free services to all jobseekers looking to find better paying work. Orientation Times: Monday – Thursday, 10 am or 2 pm.

WHO NEEDS A JOB?

3000 Jobs in Buffalo paying $30,000 to $50,000 per year We are proud and excited to announce Northland Workforce Training Center, an advanced manufacturing and energy training facility opening in July. We are actively searching for new students to enroll in our 6 for-credit technical skills training programs taught by SUNY Alfred State and SUNY Erie faculty, which include: Machine Tool Technology, Welding Technology, CNC Precision Machining, Mechatronics Technicians, Energy Utility Technology and Electrical Construction and Maintenance Electrician. Northland is uniquely designed to reduce all major barriers students encounter that may prohibit program completion. We offer career planning services, transportation, childcare, academic readiness and financial aid assistance to ensure program completion and successful employer placement. If you are looking for a new career opportunity, consider advanced manufacturing or energy, where you could earn an average starting salary of $30+k to $50+K (based on experience). Please take advantage of this tremendous opportunity, come learn more by attending one of our pre enrollment sessions at 1670 Broadway on Tuesdays at 6:00 pm, Wednesdays at 10:00 am or Thursdays at 4:00 pm. Take the next step towards your future, stop by to see us today. For more information call Duncan Kirkwood at (716) 436- 3229 or visit www.NorthlandWTC.org