Current Job Openings

PROGRAM SPECIALIST

The Occupational Development Center, whose mission is to provide high quality vocational training and employment opportunities for individuals with developmental disabilities, is seeking a full-time Program Specialist.  The Program Specialist develops and implements Individual Service Plans, coordinates services, trains and supervises program participants, and maintains contact with families and outside agencies.

Qualified applicants must possess:

  • B.S. Degree in Human Services field – or
  • B.S. Degree (in any major) that includes at least 30 credits in human services
  • 1 year experience working with people with disabilities
  • 1 year supervisory experience
  • Valid driver’s license

Full-time position (40 hrs/wk), M-F, 8:00am – 4:30pm

Benefits available after completion of 90-day orientation Period:  Health, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance; Paid Time Off; Simple IRA w/company match.

Job applications available on-line at www.odcenter.org. Send letter of interest, resume, and completed job application.

Email: shellyl@odcenter.org, or Fax: (717) 397-4260, mailing address: Occupational Development Center, 640 Martha Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17601, attn: Shelly Laity

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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.