The Mid-Region Council of Governments / WCCNM seek a professional to work as part of an interdisciplinary team. The Career Development Specialist shall be a highly motivated individual committed to community-based socioeconomic development, with a background in case management, work force development, and knowledge of local needs and trends in workforce development. Possesses the ability to establish linkages with employers, screen and assess participants, refer and place participants into training and employment. Implements policies set forth by the Workforce Connection of Central New Mexico (WCCNM) and Mid Region Council of Governments (MRCOG) Board of Directors while implementing the goals set forth to the Central Area Local Workforce Development Board and the USDOL/ETA H1B TechHire Partnership Grant.
Must have excellent written and oral communication skills, and a high level of accuracy and attention to detail. Qualifications include: Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Social Services, or related field from a recognized 4-year college or university and 2 years experience in similar position or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Resumes may be submitted in person or by mail at: Mid-Region Council of Governments, Attn: Personnel, 809 Copper Ave. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102 not later than 5:00 p.m. Friday, March 31, 2017. Faxes will not be considered. Employment pending a successful background check, a valid New Mexico driver’s license and clean driving record. The MRCOG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Late resumes will not be considered.