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Company: Florida Department of Corrections
Location: Alachua
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

387862 DEO EMPLOYMENT SECURITY REPRESENTATIVE I - 40044098 Date: Jun 3, 2021 Location: ALACHUA, FL, US, 32601 Apply now The State Personnel System is an E-Verify employer. For more information click on our E-Verify website (. Requisition No: 387862 Agency: Economic OpportunityWorking Title: 387862 DEO EMPLOYMENT SECURITY REPRESENTATIVE I - 40044098Position Number: 40044098 Salary: $35,000 - $40,000 annually Posting Closing Date: 06/05/2021 Our Organization and Mission: The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) works across the state to support Floridas economy, robust and talented workforce, and our local communities. We are dedicated to making a stronger and more resilient Florida, so our businesses, communities, and workforce are better prepared to withstand future economic slowdowns and natural disasters. In collaboration with our partners, we salute our nations veterans and are honored to have the opportunity to support them and their family members by encouraging them to apply for positions at DEO that fit their skill sets. The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. (TTY/TDD 1-800-955-8771 or the Florida Relay Service 711.) Let DEOs mission become yours. To find out more about us, click on the link: The Work You Will Do: The Management Review Specialist administers complex, consultative, and technical Reemployment Assistance (RA) program functions to include managing the Employer Protest Unit, Employer Charge unit, and being the liaison between Employer Protest, State Employers, and the Contact Center hotline. Extensive knowledge of RA law, Chapter 443, F.S., as well as department policies and procedures relating to the RA program and supervisory skills are required to accomplish the duties of this position. You will work independently and is responsible for identifying and analyzing complex management problems; developing, recommending, and implementing solutions to resolve problems; providing instructions; and taking necessary actions in resolving problems; advising management of problems and/or policy concerns related to program and operational functions. You will be required to plan, organize, communicate, and coordinate work assignments; and work cooperatively with others. The Difference You Will Make: You will assist in helping Floridians obtain wage replacement benefits for qualified individuals who are out of work through no fault of their own. Your knowledge and skills will be utilized to help our citizens. DEO is a fast-paced work environment in which critical thinking and prioritizing are a must. How You Will Grow: DEO encourages its employees to constantly innovate and seek efficiencies. Training is made available throughout the year and on request with our Office of HR Training and with our Division of Workforce Training Unit. In accordance with DEOs Vision and Mission, the employee:Furthers Floridas economic vision by providing support that enhances the economy and develops, safe, and healthy communities.Meets customer/client expectations with an emphasis on responsiveness, quality, quantity, and timeliness of work.Provides information clearly, accurately, and succinctly; and also exhibit good listening skills.Works collaboratively to optimize the effectiveness of DEO's available resources and tools.Uses knowledge acquired through education, training, or experience to complete tasks. These expectations are for all our employees, and you will be expected to model these as a leader. We believe in supporting and encouraging you as you take on important and often complex projects while offering you the opportunity to gain valuable experience. Where You Will Work: Gainesville, located in Alachua county is home to Florida's largest and oldest university. The University of Florida serves as the center of cultural events, education, medicine and athletics. The home of the "Gators". What is it like living in Gainesville Florida? Gainesville is known for its historic buildings and its natural surroundings. With its numerous parks, museums, and lakes, and scenic rivers Gainesville is one of the most beautiful cities in Florida. Gainesville is the home of one of the most saught after rivers, the Ichetucknee is a spring fed river that attracts visitors from all over to enjoy the tradition to sit and float down the river. WORKING FOR THE STATE OF FLORIDA IS MORE THAN A PAYCHECK!! State Group Insurance coverage options+Retirement plan options, including employer ( health, life, dental, vision, and other supplemental options ) contributions ( FYI, please click ) Nine paid holidays and a Personal Holiday each yearAnnual and Sick Leave Benefits Student Loan Forgiveness Program (Eligibility required)Flexible Spending Accounts Tuition Fee Waivers (Accepted by major Florida colleges/universities)Ongoing comprehensive training provided Career GrowthHighly skilled, professional environment +For a more complete list of benefits, visit .We care about the success of our employees.We care about the success of our clients.We are always improving our technology, our tools, our customers experiences, and ourselves.A rewarding experience for reliable, compassionate, and professional employees. Pay: $35,000 -$40,000 Your Specific Responsibilities: This is a responsible professional position involved in interviewing customers in a CareerSource Center to provide re-employment services to include but not limited to: assessment, labor market information specific to their interests or work history, job searches, resume assistance, and employment development plan. Provide re-employment services to job seekers on an individual basis that can include an employability development plan, an assessment, labor market information, job referral, referrals to additional CareerSource Center services, and follow-up to further assist in employment efforts. Interview and assess customer needs and provide service or referrals as appropriate. Evaluate education, training, and experience and register applicants. Provide instructions and assistance to customers on how to utilize the Employ Florida (EF) and other computer data and programs. Refer customers to job openings, training opportunities, and other employment-related services; determine potential eligibility for and/or participation in special programs. Refer customers to individual or group counseling/guidance services; provide employability skills, labor market information and refer to supportive services as needed. Record information in writing or by computer. Enter data into State reporting system EF and accurately and timely of services provided. Prepare reports and submit them to management promptly for job seekers assisted. Perform other related duties as required or assigned in a seamless service delivery area, including branch office, itinerant, or stationed sites. Knowledge, skills and abilities, including utilization of equipment, required for the position: Ability to promote and market Career Center Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in individual and group settings, both verbally and in writing. Ability to work effectively as part of a team. Ability to utilize problem-solving techniques. Knowledge of the principles and techniques of effective customer service and the ability to provide excellent customer service. Ability to deal with the public in a tactful, courteous and effective manner. Knowledge of the basic principles of counseling and case management. Ability to conduct effective interviews. Ability to listen effectively;. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Ability to work independently by planning, organizing and coordinating work assignments. Knowledge, skills and abilities with Microsoft Office applications including, but not limited to Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Minimum requirements for this position: The incumbent must possess or obtain certification as a Workforce Professional Tier 1 within six (6) months of employment in the position. Required to travel locally and must furnish own transportation. Working hours: (A) Daily from 8:00 to 5:00 (B) Total hours in workweek 40 (C) Explain any variation in work (split shift, rotation, etc.) Hours and schedules may vary with supervisor approval. The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.VETERANS PREFERENCE. Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply. Candidates claiming Veterans Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code. Veterans Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here (. All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement.

Keywords: Florida Department of Corrections, Gainesville , DEO EMPLOYMENT SECURITY REPRESENTATIVE I, Other , Alachua, Florida

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