GREAT LAKES TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT Youth Career Services Specialist in SHEBOYGAN, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Outreach, recruitment, marketing, and administration of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Youth program and Job Center services to job center customers (with a focus on youth clients) Establish and maintain referral relationships with school personnel and community service organizations serving youth Perform case management functions with both out-of-school and in-school youth populations Youth program screening and eligibility determination Assist customers in identifying and applying for training programs Develop, create, and update customer employability plans Assist youth in identifying and applying for post-secondary training funds Administer assessment tests and explain results to youth clients Completion of WIOA related paperwork, reports, and computer tracking Organize, develop, and present workshops and seminars on employment related topics focused for youth clients Network and coordinate with job center partner agencies, community service organizations, training providers, and employers to maximize youth resources and refer customers to resources as necessary Work with customers to develop, write, and/or critique resumes. Provide job search assistance Contact employers to promote youth workers, establish job shadowing opportunities, youth internships, summer/after school employment opportunities, etc. Identify appropriate clients for work experience opportunities Meet with County Department of Child Protective Services to identify children in foster care that will be eligible for Independent Living Services. Provides needed services to youth that have aged out of Foster Care. Update services in eWiSACWIS Other duties as assigned by supervisor. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Associate Degree required, Bachelor Degree preferred. Driver's license. Previous experience working with youth ages 14-24. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Mail a Rsum: Sheboygan County Job Center Attn: Brian Ognacevic 3620 Wilgus Avenue Sheboygan, WI 53081 E-Mail a Rsum: Fax a Rsum: 920-208-5819