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vocational rehabilitation counselor - sioux falls, s.d.

The Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor is a key position that works with citizens with vision impairments who require Vocational Rehabilitation Services to obtain or maintain employment. The Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor will manage a caseload and will determine eligibilities, develop plans, approve services and provide vocational rehabilitation counseling. The Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor will provide services for individuals living in Minnehaha, Moody, Lake, Miner, Brookings, Kingsbury, and Deuel counties.

Travel will be required to deliver services in the assigned territory. This position is typically eight hours a day, Monday through Friday.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

A bachelor's degree in a field of study such as vocational rehabilitation counseling, social work, psychology, disability studies, business administration, human resources, special education, supported employment, customized employment, economics, or another field that reasonably prepares individuals to work with job seekers with disabilities and employers is preferred.

Knowledge of:

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Management Analyst - Pierre, s.d.

This position evaluates and recommends changes to organizational structures and programs and researches and implements new programs and/or projects to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the department.

Examples of duties include: 

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

Degree in accounting, finance, economics or business administration is preferred.

Knowledge of:

Ability to: 

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Clinical Administrator - pierre, s.d.

The Division of Developmental Disabilities is looking for an individual to fill a key leadership position within the Division as the Clinical Administrator. If you are committed to helping people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (ID/DD), this may be an opportunity for you to make a difference and continue the growth and development of state of the art services supporting people to lead healthy, independent, and active lives in communities throughout South Dakota.

This position will administer and develop human services programs to ensure ongoing development of South Dakota's developmental disability system; research, develop and implement Medicaid home and community based waiver services; hire and supervise Division staff; serve as a liaison on interdepartmental and interdisciplinary teams and work groups; oversee clinical operations and complete assessments; build community capacity to support people with co-occurring disorders; organize, monitor and administer policies and procedures of community-based developmental disabilities services to ensure compliance with all state and federal regulations to maintain continuous quality improvement; oversee and administer programs; and effectively communicate the goals and philosophies of the Department and Division.

We support person centered planning; personal outcomes; community involvement including integrated, competitive employment; access to quality services; and supporting families by strengthening relationships, natural supports and social connections.

This position requires occasional in and out-of-state travel including evenings and overnights; may work from Pierre, Sioux Falls, or Rapid City.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

Master's degree in psychology, social work, sociology, education, or other human service related field with at least one year of administrative and/or supervisory experience is preferred.

Knowledge of: 

Skill to:

Ability to:

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licensed practical nurse - redfield, s.d.

This position provides health care to the people supported at SDDC by assessing needs and implementing appropriate nursing interventions, determining if a physician's attention is necessary, and following orders given by a physician to ensure health care needs are met.

This position works 7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M., day float, rotating weekends and holidays.

APPLICANTS MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENT TO BE CONSIDERED:

Must be licensed as a practical nurse in South Dakota.

NCRC: If you possess a National Career Readiness Certificate, please submit the certificate with your application. For more information on how to acquire a National Career Readiness Certificate contact a South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Local Office. An NCRC Certificate is not necessary to be considered.

Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment. Successful applicant(s) will undergo an abuse and neglect screening. Offers of employment are conditional upon successful completion of a drug screening.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:   

Knowledge of: 

Ability to:

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Scheduling coordinator I - redfield, s.d.

Schedules, reviews and coordinates employee staffing for one or more treatment units, maintains up-to-date records of direct care staff, and performs a combination of professional and secretarial duties.

This position works the 2:30 P.M. - 10:30 P.M. shift.

NCRC: If you possess a National Career Readiness Certificate, please submit the certificate with your application. For more information on how to acquire a National Career Readiness Certificate contact a South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Local Office. An NCRC Certificate is not necessary to be considered.

Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment. Successful applicant(s) will undergo an abuse and neglect screening.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have: 

Knowledge of: 

Ability to:

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Heating plant operator - redfield, s.d.

Operates and maintains stationary equipment such as steam boilers to provide utilities such as heat and power for buildings.

The hours of this position are Sunday through Thursday, 7:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

NCRC: If you possess a National Career Readiness Certificate, please submit the certificate with your application. For more information on how to acquire a National Career Readiness Certificate contact a South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Local Office. An NCRC Certificate is not necessary to be considered.

Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment. Successful applicant(s) will undergo an abuse and neglect screening.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have: 

Knowledge of: 

Ability to: 

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Medication Aide - Redfield, S.D.

Administers oral medications and treatments to clients and maintains medication records to ensure accurate dispensing of medications.

Licenses and Certifications:

Must complete an approved South Dakota medication aide certification course.

NCRC: If you possess a National Career Readiness Certificate, please submit the certificate with your application. For more information on how to acquire a National Career Readiness Certificate contact a South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Local Office. An NCRC Certificate is not necessary to be considered.

Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment. Successful applicant(s) will undergo an abuse and neglect screening. Offers of employment are conditional upon successful completion of a drug screening.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

Knowledge of:

Ability to:

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Direct Support Professional - Multiple positions - Redfield, S.D.

Carries out individual training, behavior management, and therapy programs from a variety of therapeutic disciplines to ensure that each person served at the South Dakota Developmental Center (SDDC) will develop to their fullest potential and maintains a structured and healthy environment designed to enhance the well being of persons served while providing continual guidance regarding life skills, academic skills, and work skills to ensure appropriate social interaction.

NCRC: If you possess a National Career Readiness Certificate, please submit the certificate with your application. For more information on how to acquire a National Career Readiness Certificate contact a South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Local Office.

Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment. Successful applicant(s) will undergo an abuse and neglect screening. Offers of employment are conditional upon successful completion of a drug screening.

The ideal candidate will have:

Knowledge of:


Ability to:

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