Current Job Openings

Program Area Supervisor/Direct Support Staff

The Occupational Development Center, a work training facility for adults with intellectual disability is seeking a full-time Direct Support Staff. This is a multi-faceted position that includes training and supervising program participants, ensuring the completion of contract work, presenting a positive example for participants to follow as an employee, participating in the creation and delivery of Individual Service Plans, and assisting with delivery of contract work.

Good driving history required.

Qualified applicants are required to possess:

Positive work ethic; effective teamwork skills

High School diploma or G.E.D.

2 years experience working with people with disabilities

1 year of supervisory experience

Valid PA driver’s license.

FT position: (40 hrs/wk), M-F; hours are: 7:30 am – 4:00 pm.

Benefits available after successful completion of 90 day orientation period.

Send letter of interest and resume to Occupational Development Center, 640 Martha Ave., Lancaster, PA 17601, fax to (717) 397-4260, Attn: Shelly Laity, or e-mail Shellyl@odcenter.org

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Career Counselor Manager

The Occupational Development Center, whose mission is to provide vocational training and employment opportunities for Lancaster County adults with developmental disabilities, is seeking a full-time Career Counselor Manager. This is an evolving position that oversees the development and implementation of all community based employment services assuring the provision of appropriate, professional and quality services to Program Participants. This position includes, developing and maintaining relationships with area businesses and organizations; ensure that all program activities specified in the IEP and ISP are provided.

Qualified applicants should possess:

*       Candidate must have either ACRE accreditation, completed an ODP accepted Customized Employment Training program, or have CESP certification; and

*       Master’s degree in Special Education, Psychology, Public Health, Rehabilitation, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Human Recourses, Vocational Rehabilitation, Occupational Therapy, or other human services field; or

*       Bachelor’s degree in Special Education, Psychology, Public Health, Rehabilitation, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Human Resources, Vocational Rehabilitation, Occupational Therapy, or other human services field and two years of experience working with people with disabilities in a Pre-Vocational or Supported Employment Setting

*       1 year of supervisory experience

*       Valid PA driver’s license

FT position: (40 hrs./wk), M-F

Benefits available after successful completion of 90 day orientation period:  Health, dental, disability, life and vision insurance; paid time off; simple IRA.

Email letter of interest, resume, and completed job application to greggr@odcenter.org.  Job applications available on line.

Fax to (717) 397-4260, or mail to Occupational Development Center, 640 Martha Ave., Lancaster, PA 17601, attn. Gregg Richards

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For More Information

Please contact us at 717 397 4269 or email Hello@odcenter.org.