Programs Field Representative

Recruitment #220511-H11A-02




Programs Field Representative, Level I, H11A

Location: VR48 – Oklahoma City

Annual Salary Range: $40,829.00 - $49,568.00

Essential Functions:
As a member of the DVR/SBVI Transition Program, this position works with both DVR and SBVI counselors and stakeholders to provide vocational and employment services from school to college or school to work for transition aged youth in Oklahoma; maintains the supply of marketing and other materials for the transition program; visits field offices, school districts, Project Search sites, and attends other local and state meetings. This position organizes regional and committee meetings; collaborates with the local and national centers to provide optimal services to DRS and clients; represents DRS on the Oklahoma Family Network, COJC, STEP summer program, STEM camps, BEST summer program and Camp WOW (when available); facilitates the revision of SWS and WAT contracts and communicates with DRS staff to update the list of contracts/schools by DRS counselors.

Must be willing to perform all job-related travel.

Preference may be given to applicants currently holding a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) certification or Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or the ability to sit for these credentials.

Trial period (if applicable) is required.

Background Check:  The Department of Rehabilitation Services will conduct a criminal background check on new hires as part of an offer of employment that is made contingent upon a successful criminal background check. 

Benefit Highlights: The Department of Rehabilitation Services provides a comprehensive benefits package designed to support our employees and their dependents.

Benefits Include:
• Generous state paid benefit allowance to help cover insurance premiums
• A wide choice of health insurance plans with no pre-existing condition exclusions or limitations
• Flexible spending accounts for health care expenses or dependent care
• Employee assistance programs and health and fitness programs
• 11 paid holidays
• 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave for the first year
• Retirement Savings Plan with a generous match
• Longevity Bonus for years of service
• 5% additional pay for the possession of an appropriate professional certification or licensure
• Training opportunities to help meet CEU requirements

Method of Application:  ALL SOURCES – Applicants without previous state service OR currently in trial period status, must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line External Listings applicant system (  Current State of Oklahoma employees in state service must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line Internal Listings applicant system (

Application must include transcript which shows master’s degree has been awarded and any current Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) certification, or documentation of eligibility to sit for above certifications. Any special education certifications need to be uploaded as well.

For questions regarding specific duties or details of this job, please contact Human Resources at

For inquiries on the application process or general application inquiries, please contact Applicant Services at (405) 521-2177.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.


Level I – requirements at this level consists of a master’s degree and three years of professional experience in social work, child support, adult protective services, child welfare, early childhood development and education, guidance and counseling, nursing, intellectual disability, probation and parole, public administration, community-based prevention and diversionary youth services programs, juvenile justice, rehabilitation counseling, vocational evaluation or vocational rehabilitation; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting one year of additional qualifying experience for each year of the required education.


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.