Goodwill of Central Iowa (GCI) prepares and places hundreds of individuals into sustainable employment each year through programs and services throughout central Iowa. GCI has been transforming lives through the power of work since 1955! GCI is a rapidly evolving organization and yet we have never been more focused- on our mission, on our people, and on our future. It's always a GOOD day at Goodwill! We currently have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as our next Career Specialist.
This job is not only about whom you'll become, but who you’ll help others become.
We are seeking a Career Specialist who is passionate about providing training and development for Goodwill trainees in all areas of work skills, job search, job acquisition, and career management. The right person understands professionalism, cultural fit and what it takes to get hired and also loves to coach individuals in their strengths to help them overcome any barriers they may be facing.
What you'll do here
What you’ll need
Full-time employee benefits include health, dental, vision, company paid voluntary life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, flexible spending accounts, PTO accrual, holiday and bereavement leave, as well as a 403(b) retirement plan option.
Additional benefits include an employee assistance program, direct deposit, annual performance evaluations, and double-time (up to 8 hours) paid on company recognized holidays worked by hourly employees.
Career opportunities with Goodwill of Central Iowa (GCI) provide so much more than your average position. Each employee is an essential part of fulfilling our mission of improving the quality of life for all individuals. Revenue from our 19 stores provides skills training and helps people facing any type of barrier find employment. Each position at Goodwill contributes to making a positive impact directly in Central Iowa. Headquartered in Johnston, Iowa, GCI operates in a territory consisting of 22 counties across central Iowa, employing more than 400 individuals.
Goodwill of Central Iowa and our affiliates are Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employers (EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability) and E-Verify Participants
If you are ready to work for an organization that believes in the power of work, apply today!