Posted: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 8:09 AM
Agency: Economic Opportunity
Working Title: 20945 : LVER EMPLOYMENT SECURITY REP II :
Salary: 40, annual
Posting Closing Date: 11/12/2017
This is a re advertisement. Previous applicants need not apply again.
JOB TYPE: Full time /Career Service
POSITION LOCATION: Hollywood and Fort Lauderdale
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) promotes and facilitates economic, community and workforce development for all Floridians. DEO is working with our partners to implement policies that grow the number of jobs, businesses and tourists coming into the state. Our vision is for Florida to have the nations top performing economy and be recognized as the worlds best place to live, learn, play, work and do business.
THIS IS A VETERAN FUNDED POSITION. Appointment to this position must be made in the order of preference provided by Public Law , as follows: First to qualified service:connected disabled veterans; then, if no such disabled veteran is available, to qualified eligible veterans; and if no such eligible veteran is available, to qualified persons (as defined in 38 U.S.C.) Applicants claiming veteran preference must provide a copy of their DD:214 Member 4 copy and when claiming disabled veteran preference must provide a copy of their DD:214 Member 4 copy AND statement of disability from the Veterans Administration. Applicants applying must ensure that required military documents, DD:214 Member 4 copy and CURRENT U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) statement of disability letter, are submitted prior to closure of job announcement.
As a condition of pre:employment eligibility, a Level 2 security background screening is required, which consists of fingerprinting and a check of local, state and national law enforcement records.
The Local Veterans Employment Representative (LVER) in Career Center and/or a corporate environment assists with the development of the service delivery strategies for veterans and educating partner staff with current employment initiatives and programs for veterans.
Performs duties outlined in Title 38 of United States Code (U.S.C.), 4104(b)(1)(2), as amended by the Public Law . The incumbent will assure the local office compliance with Federal Regulations, standards of performance and contractual provisions of the grant agreement mandating special services for Veterans. The following duties are included in this code:
YOU MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Ability to promote and market Career Center
Knowledge of the principles and techniques of effective communications and the ability to communicate clearly and effectively in individual and group settings, both verbally and in writing.
Knowledge of basic sales principles and skills.
Knowledge of workforce plans and business/management principles
Ability to prepare reports to include recording, evaluating and analyzing data.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
Ability to deal with the public in a tactful, courteous and effective manner.
Ability to make presentations in group or individual settings.
Ability to work effectively as a part of a team
Ability to understand and apply applicable rules, regulations, policies and procedures.
Working knowledge/experience using Microsoft Office applications, including Word,Excel and Powerpoint.
THE HIRED CANDIDATE WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE FOLLOWING
Conduct employer outreach and seminars.
Maintains regular contact with community leaders, employers, labor unions, training programs, and Veterans Organizations to keep them apprised of eligible Veterans and other appropriate organizations as directed for employment and/or training opportunities.
Assists with the development of the ser
• Location: Ft Lauderdale, Hollywood
• Post ID: 70989547 ftlauderdale