Job Summary: The Job Developer & Placement Specialist will cultivate, develop and match job openings with qualified applicants of the Marks JCH Employment Center. Essential duties will include screening and interviewing candidates, understanding client aspirations, informing candidates on compensation and benefits, helping candidates with documentation, interview prep and resume preparedness. The position will include active outreach to new employers and industries for employment referral opportunities. Candidate must be self-motivated and eager to build on top of an all already active and layered infrastructure including working with a diverse team of colleagues. As our community recovers from the economic turmoil of the COVID-19 crisis in NYC, getting clients back to work in high-demand fields with potential for career growth is a critical priority for the agency and our extensive workforce development portfolio.
BA or Equivalent in related fields preferred but not required (HR, Talent management, Organizational phycology, Social Work)
This is a full-time position, salary commensurate with degree and experience.
Please Send Resume and Cover Letter to Inessa Novik at HR@jchb.org
45,000 - 55,000
Edith and Carl Marks Jewish Community House of Bensonhurst
7802 Bay Parkway, Brooklyn NY, 11214
Who we are: The Marks JCH of Bensonhurst, known as the JCH, is a center of community life in Brooklyn, rooted in Jewish values and fostering an inclusive environment. We help at every life stage, providing critical services that lift people out of poverty, as well as innovative programing that educates and inspires our community members. The Marks JCH is a full-scale human service agency, providing social services, older adult services, resettlement support, job placement in addition to being a Jewish community center offering children's, youth, family, and cultural programs. Marks JCH prides itself on its 360-degree holistic service model, providing services for the whole family, meeting the needs of low- and moderate-income New Yorkers, specializing in helping refugees and immigrants.