|Date Opened||7/10/2019 12:00:00 AM|
|Salary||$37,105* - $46,707/year (*See 'Introduction' below for starting salary information)|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||7/17/2019 11:59:00 PM|
The State of Connecticut Department of Rehabilitation Services (DORS), Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind, is recruiting for a Special Assistant to the Blind position. This is a full-time position, 37.50 hours per week, Monday – Friday. The position is located in Windsor, CT.
This position is responsible for assisting agency employees who are legally blind in various activities including reading, writting,filling, data entry and other clerical duties. The Special Assistant to the Blind will be responsible for inventory control and will transport individuals who are blind to appointments or meetings maintaing the safety of these staff members by providing description of immediate surroundings. The Special Assistant to the Blind will also provide observations to staff members who are blind pertainig to meetings that are held with clients of the agency. Specials Assistants to the the Blind are required to carry and deliver equipment which may weigh up to 50lbs and will be required to transport and be in close proximity to individuals who have service animals.
*The entry level rate for this class will be ten (10%) percent below step 1 of the salary grade. Upon completion of the initial working test period the incumbent's salary will be adjusted to the TC or FM pay plan, step 1 of the salary grade for this class.
All Applicants must include a resume within the "Resume Tab" of their application.
If selected to interview, please bring the following at the time of interview:
Non State Employees:
Should you have questions pertain to this recruitment please contact Human Resources at 860-424-4985.
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.