Employment Counsellor

Manitoba Metis Federation Inc | http://www.mmf.mb.ca/
Dauphin, MB | Full Time

Details

Specific Skills

  • Interview clients to obtain employment history, educational background and career goals;
  • Identify barriers to employment and assist clients with such matters as job readiness skills, job search strategies, writing résumés and preparing for job interviews;
  • Assess need for assistance such as rehabilitation, financial aid or further training and refer clients to the appropriate services;
  • Collect labour market information for clients regarding job openings, entry and skill requirements and other occupational information;
  • Provide established workers with information and strategies for maintaining a job or moving within an organization;
  • Provide established workers with information and strategies for dealing with job dissatisfaction, making mid-career changes and adjusting to workplace transitions

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel; MS PowerPoint; MS Windows; MS Word; MS Outlook
  • ARMS

Additional Skills

  • Administer and interpret tests designed to determine the interests, aptitudes and abilities of clients;
  • Perform administrative tasks

Languages

  • English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years or equivalent experience

 Experience

  • 1 year to less than 2 years

Area of Work Experience

  • Standing or select committee

Target Audience

  • Aboriginal groups

Security and Safety

  • Bondable

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Attention to detail; Large caseload; Large workload; Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Values and ethics; Reliability; Organized

Salary

  • $27,080.00 to $39,159.00 annually for 75 hours bi-weekly

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

metresumes@mmf.mb.ca

By phone:

204-586-8474 extension 242
between 08:30 AM and 04:30 PM

By fax:

204-947-3251

Online:

http://www.mmf.mb.ca

By mail:

40-1st Avenue NW
Dauphin, MB R7N 1G7