Employment Opportunities
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FULL-TIME POSITION AVAILABLE

Child Care/Early Learning Scholarship Program Assistant

SMOC is seeking a full-time (40 hours per week) Program Assistant to work with the Early Learning Scholarship and Child Care Aware program at the SMOC office located in Worthington .

This position provides technical assistance to child care programs and families to assure effective implementation of Early Learning Scholarship program policies, data management, daily record keeping/computer database entries for Early Learning Scholarships, and assists with implementation of program requirements and policies.

Minimum requirements inlcude a degree in Early Childhood Development, Human Services, or related field. Experience and knowledge of data management systems, proficiency with computer programs, and knowledge of child care delivery system. Bilingual skills beneficial. This position requires a candidate with excellent written and verbal skills to communicate with a large diversity of clients including persons with limited English proficiency.

Annual salary range $29,503-$43,865; benefit package available. Please submit application and resume to Executive Director by 4:30 PM, Tuesday, October 24, 2017. (Faxes accepted:  507-372-4372).

Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request. 

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN  56187. 
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director

  

 
 
 


PART-TIME POSITION AVAILABLE

Prairieland Transit System Central Dispatch Staff

SMOC is seeking a part-time Transportation Central Dispatch Staff person to work 3-4 hours per day (Monday-Friday) at the SMOC office located in Worthington.

This position schedules requests for public transportation in Nobles County (inlcuding the Worthigton Taxi Service reduced fare rides); completes daily record keeping/computer database entries for Prairieland Transit System; and assists with the implementation of MNDOT policies. 

Minimum requirements inlcude a high school diploma and one year of office experience.  Bilingual skills beneficial. Good computer knowledge essential. This position requires a candidate with excellent telephone skills to communicate with a large diversity of clients including persons with disabilities, elederly, children, and persons with limited English proficiency.

Starting wage $15.00/hour. Please submit application and resume to Executive Director by 4:30 PM, Tuesday, October 24, 2017. (Faxes accepted:  507-372-4372). Applications for Back-up and/or Substitute Central Dispatch Staff are also being accepted.

Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request. 

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN  56187. 
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director

  

 
 


POSITIONS OPEN FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR
Head Start Home Based Teacher for
Pipestone County

Position is 9 months, part-time.  Home Visitor to assist parents of children birth to 5 year olds in the role of being the first and most important teacher of their child by planning, implementing and documenting an individualized curriculum for each child assigned.  Must have a high school diploma, Educational requirement preferred Family Service Credential or willingness to obtain or Degree in Social work, Early Childhood or Family Education or related degree.  Must have transportation available for work use.  Former Head Start parents are encouraged to apply.  Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request.
Application deadline Open until filled.

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To appy, send SMOC application, resume and college transcripts.

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN  56187. 
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director

 

 
 


PRAIRIELAND TRANSIT SYSTEM
Full-Time Bus Driver

Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. (SMOC) is currently accepting applications for a Full-Time Bus Driver.

This position will operate a 15-18 passenger bus to transport passengers on a public transit route throughout the City of Worthington Monday-Friday; approximately 40 hours each week.

Minimum requirements include the ability to attain a CDL with passenger endorsement.  Ability to lift and carry packages up to 30 pounds in weight.  Ability to operate and maintain a wheel chair lift.  Ability to communicate with a large diversity of clients including persons with disabilities, elderly, children, and persons with limited English.  Must pass pre-employment Drug Test (subject to random Drug and Alcohol Testing thereafter) and DOT medical examination upon hire.

Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request. 
Application deadline is open until filled.

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN  56187. 
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director

 

 
 


PRAIRIELAND TRANSIT SYSTEM
Part-Time Bus Driver

Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. (SMOC) is currently accepting applications for a Full-Time Bus Driver.

This position will operate a 15-18 passenger bus to transport passengers on a public transit route throughout the City of Worthington Monday-Friday; less than 30 hours each week.

Minimum requirements include the ability to attain a CDL with passenger endorsement.  Ability to lift and carry packages up to 30 pounds in weight.  Ability to operate and maintain a wheel chair lift.  Ability to communicate with a large diversity of clients including persons with disabilities, elderly, children, and persons with limited English.  Must pass pre-employment Drug Test (subject to random Drug and Alcohol Testing thereafter) and DOT medical examination upon hire.

Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request. 
Application deadline is open until filled.

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN  56187. 
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director

 

 
 

 

 HOMEMAKERS

Luverne Area


We are seeking caring and reliable individuals for homemaking services in and around the
Luverne MN area.  Homemakers assist clients with duties such as cleaning, cooking and laundry. 
Homemakers must have reliable transportation.  Background checks will be completed.

Hourly wage is $10.58. 
Applications can be found at the bottom of this page
or contact Cherie at

Southwestern MN
O
pportunity Council, Inc.
Worthington, MN

507-376-4195 ext. 249

 

 
  



SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
Murray & Cottonwood Counties

A variety of part-time training positions in Murray & Cottonwood Counties.  If you are 55 or older, unemployed and have limited income, we might have a training position that is right for you.  You can earn while you learn new skills or enhance your current skills through the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP).  SCSEP is a Department of Labor training program that helps older adults to find employment.  Training positions are provided by local non-profit and governmental agencies.  Veterans & their spouses, women, and minorities are encouraged to apply.  Applicants must have the desire to learn new skills or enhance their current skills in order to re-enter the job market. 

Applications can be found at the bottom of this page
or contact Paula at

Southwestern MN
O
pportunity Council, Inc.
Worthington, MN

507-376-4195 ext. 235

 


 


 

Updated: October 13, 2017

Career Advancement Opportunities
 
To apply, an application must be completed. 
You can mail the application with a cover letter and current resume to:

Executive Director
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.
1106 3rd Avenue PO Box 787
Worthington, MN 56187

Telephone Number – 507-376-4195 or Toll Free 1-800-658-2444
TTY – 507-372-7279

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