Work at OSP

Join Our Team

On Site Placement staff works to improve the lives of our clients. We pride ourselves on building lasting, meaningful relationships that can lead to amazing opportunities. We believe that, for many, employment can lead to achieving dreams and experiencing a sense of purpose.

On Site Placement (OSP) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization located in Edmonton, AB. OSP has been assisting individuals with ongoing medical conditions or disabilities to find and keep work since 1981. Creating employment placement opportunities by matching the skills and abilities of individuals to employer needs.

Employment Specialist

We are looking for an employment specialist to join our team of community leaders who are dedicated to attaining successful, meaningful employment for both our clients and employers. In this role, you will be increasing local job seekers confidence by supporting them to identify their strengths, interests and goal identifications.

Job Description

Conduct one-to-one meetings with job seekers
Develop, Review and Update Action Plans with the clients
Network with Associations and Community Businesses
Advocate on the benefits of inclusive hiring
Conducts regular follow-up monitoring with clients to ensure job retention
Maintain client files both paper and electronic completing monthly progress reports
Track client employment outcomes

Qualifications

Related degree or diploma in Human Services or Career Development
Minimum of two years client centered experience in a related field
Knowledgeable about employment barriers faced by persons with disabilities
Demonstrated communication and negotiation skills that can transfer to creating employer connections while coordinating multiple players
Valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle
Clear criminal record and vulnerable sector check
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
Mobius training an asset

Benefits

Competitive wage
Subsidized downtown parking and mileage
Benefits after 3 months
Dynamic, Fun, Positive team/work culture

How to Apply

Please email your cover letter and resume to info@osp.ab.ca with the subject “Employment Specialist”. In the body of your email please identify why you are interested in working for On Site Placement, how your past experiences will transition into this position, and what your annual salary expectation is.