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! Goodwill of Central Iowa 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 Job Coach.
What you'll do here:
Our Job Coaches provide on-the-job training to individuals with disabilities or other barriers to employment, monitor their progress, and assist them in maintaining employment. Job Coaches perform administrative duties, such as scheduling clients and providing documentation of services. Job Coaches analyze and resolve work problems and assist clients and employers in solving work problems. Job Coaches also conduct regularly scheduled placement follow-up to ensure job adjustment and retention.
This a field position with varied hours, serving Story, Marshall, and Tama counties. This position will spend the majority of the workday traveling out in the community meeting with businesses and participants. Applicants must live within a reasonable driving distance from Ames, Iowa or Marshalltown, Iowa to be considered for this role.
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
Are you ready to work for an organization that believes in the POWER of work?