Program District Assistant (Job Developer)
South Bay Workforce Investment Board

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Post Date: Nov 01, 2019
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: $23.49 per hour
Location: US - California - Los Angeles
Job Reference: - n/a -
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The South Bay Workforce Investment Board, Inc. (SBWIB) is seeking a highly motivated individual to function as a Program District Assistant (Job Developer) for the Transitional Subsidized Employment (TSE) Program. The position will be co-located at one of the 28 One-Stop/AJCCs subcontracted with the SBWIB to implement the program, and will be required to assist with placements into unsubsidized employment for all Centers within a specific Region. The Program District Assistant (PDA) – Job Developer must work closely with various One-Stop/AJCCs, to find jobs for CalWORKS participants completing their Paid Work Experience/On-The-Job Training assignments under the Transitional Subsidized Employment (TSE) Program. The PDA-Job Developer must understand the function and goal of the TSE program. Ideal candidate should be able to motivate TSE program participants to achieve their professional goals through employment, as well as market the program to employers.

Essential Functions
Under the supervision of the SBWIB GAIN Unit Manager (or designee), the Program District Assistant’s (Job Developers) duties include, but are not limited, to the following:
• Develop and maintain a portfolio of employers for unsubsidized placements (upon completion of the TSE participants’ assignments);
• Work closely with One-Stop/AJCCs to ensure participants who are in the last 3 months of their assignment, and/or who have completed their assignment, are targeted for job development;
• Build and maintain relationships with employers;
• Arrange interviews for participants who have successfully completed the program;
• Place, Place, Place participants into unsubsidized Jobs;
• Meet placement goals within timeframe provided;
• Tracks participant activity and progress data;
• Conduct job readiness workshops as needed;
• Collaborate with AJCC’s on recruitments;
• Participate in routine One-Stop/AJCC meetings, LA County GAIN Region Staff meetings, LA County GAIN Program Division TSE meetings and South Bay WIB GAIN Unit meetings as directed;
• Prepare and submit reports as directed by Manager;
• Other duties as assigned.

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Public Administration, Social Science, Communications, or a related field; at least two (2) years of experience in the delivery of social service programs, job training and development, leadership, marketing and/or sales

• Interview participants to assess interest/qualifications for unsubsidized placement;
• Initiate and maintain ongoing personal contacts with a variety of business and industry representatives and job placement/training agencies to promote program for participant placement;
• Understand how/where to search for job leads;;
• Collect data from employers related to job orders;
• Ability to successfully match job skills with applicant qualifications;

Contact Details
Name: Sharon Berry
Address: 11539 Hawthorne Blvd., Suite 5
City: Hawthorne
State/Province: California
Zipcode: 90250
Country: United States
Ph: 3109707700