Employment Opportunities
Employment Application is located at the bottom of the page


WEATHERIZATION INSULATION CONTRACTORS
Pipestone, Rock, Nobles and Murray Counties

Must be skilled in insulating walls (dense pack) and attics, air infiltration (using a blower door and pressure diagnostic equipment), minor carpentry work, mechanical diagnostic testing and have an understanding of energy program requirements and a capacity to implement these requirements as a "House as a System" approach.

Must meet the qualifications for a Weatherization contractor:  have a current contractor license, insurance, lead firm certification, lead safe practices certification, OSHA 10 or 30 training; have equipment (or ability to rent/purchase), tools and diagnostic test equipment; have the ability to complete all work in accordance with MN energy programs policies, standards and requirements.

Work will be contracted on a set fee basis and involves working in Pipestone, Rock, Nobles and Murray counties.

For more information, please contact
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
Weatherization Program
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN  56187. 
800-658-2444 or 507-376-4195

Women, Minority and Section 3 businesses are encouraged to apply.
Preference is given to Women, Minority and Section 3 businesses. 

 

 
 


HEAD START
Classroom Assistant Teacher/Bus Rider
For Pipestone Area For Remainder of
2017-2018 Program Year

25-30 hours per week, non-exempt.  Responsible for assisting the teacher with the children in the various activities at the Center and on field trips.  In addition, responsible for riding the bus to and from the Center, assisting the driver, adhering to transportation guidelines.  Former Head Start parents are encouraged to apply.  Reasonable accommodations for special needs will be furnished upon request.  Starting immediately.  Application deadline is open until filled.

 

Click here to view Job Description 

 

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,

Head Start 
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 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 by 4:30 PM, Friday, April 7, 2017.

 

 
 


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 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 by 4:30 PM, Friday, April 7, 2017.

 

 

 

 HOMEMAKERS
Pipestone

We are seeking caring and reliable individuals for homemaking services in and around the
Pipestone MN areas.  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 / Rock / Pipestone Counties

A variety of part-time training positions in Murray / Rock / Pipestone 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

 


 



HEAD START
Teacher for the 2017-2018 program year
classroom is located in Worthington

 Position is 9 months, full-time, and 3 months part-time.  Teacher to assist parents with 3 and 4 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.  Minimum Educational requirement is an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, would prefer a Bachelor’s Degree.  Bilingual skills beneficial. 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 is open until filled.

Click here to view the Job Description

To apply, a Southwestern MN Opportunity Council application must be completed, also submit your resume and copies of your diploma, teaching license, college transcripts.

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

Southwestern MN
O
pportunity Council, Inc.
Worthington, MN

507-376-4195

 



 

Updated: June 21, 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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