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Req. No. 18-0492
Employment Specialist
Assist people in finding jobs
Portland, OR
High School/GED
Language/Special Skills:
Driving Requirements:
Valid driver's license
Special Note:

Dungarvin is seeking an outgoing and personable candidate to fill our Employment Specialist position. The Employment Specialist will assist people who may experience barriers to employment to find jobs!

Responsibilities include:

  • Contacting potential employers.
  • Assisting the job seeker in completing employment applications.
  • Negotiating job tasks with an employer.
  • Accompanying a person to interviews.


  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Minimum high school diploma or GED.
  • Job coach, skills training or direct care experience preferred.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Valid and current driver's license.
  • Basic computer and writing/documentation skills.
  • Completion of APSE, SCRE or CESP certification requirement or DHS-approved competency-based employment training upon employment.
  • Reliable and consistent job attendance and performance.

This is a full-time, 40-hour position located in the Portland area.

Position pays $15.50-$16.36 per hour to start with regular increases. Paid time off, sick time, health benefits and other voluntary benefits.

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Dungarvin is an equal opportunity employer who provides a work environment that is filled with opportunities for personal challenges and rewards. In addition to competitive compensation, benefits and opportunities for growth, we also provide you the chance to make a daily difference in the lives of people with disabilities.

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