Business Services Liaison I

Recruitment #220511-K40A-02

Introduction

Business Services Liaison, Level I, K40A
Location
:    To Be Determined

Monthly/Annual Salary:           Monthly      Annual
Level I (Pay Band J)               $2,964.00   $35,568.00

*FINAL WORK LOCATION IS DEPENDENT UPON SELECTED APPLICANT*

Essential Functions:
This position is responsible for initiating contact and forming relationships with businesses and employers within the designated coverage area; connects VR and SBVI Specialists with businesses; provides training in disability awareness, ADA, reasonable accommodation and other DRS services; assess needs and recommend qualified employees, completed detailed reports as assigned; attends meetings with Workforce/DRS partners, civic organizations and other business or employer related entities; develops and coordinates DRS Business Advisor Councils including site selection, scheduling, agenda and content development; disseminates  information for job openings, internships and market data to field staff; develops and implements training and awareness events for businesses, employers, DRS partners, staff and consumers; assist BSP team in execution of annual goals. Must follow federal and state reporting procedures.

Applicant must be willing to perform all job-related travel. 

Trial period 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

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 (www.jobaps.com/ok/). 

Current State of Oklahoma employees with permanent status in state service must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line Internal Listings applicant system (www.jobaps.com/OK/promo.asp).

For questions regarding specific duties or details of this job, please email HR@okdrs.gov

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

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Level I - requirements at this level consist of a bachelor’s degree in Business, Business Administration, Vocational Rehabilitation, Orientation and Mobility, Rehabilitation Teaching, Vision Rehabilitation Therapy, Special Education, Teaching, Counseling, Psychology, Community Counseling, Sociology, Social Work, a behavioral science or a closely related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting one year of experience in career counseling, job placement, experience in an employment and training program, habilitation or a disability related field for each year of the required education.

NOTES

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.


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