• Job Corps
  • Pittsburgh , PA
  • Government
  • Full-Time
  • 4870 Forbes Ave

Company Overview

Want to make a difference in a young person's life? This is a position that is very rewarding in training and mentoring at risk youth.

Job Corps is a government-funded, no cost education and vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps socioeconomically disadvantaged youth between the ages of 16-24 improve the quality of their lives through academic and career technical training. Job Corps' mission is to attract eligible young people, teach them the skills they need to become employable and independent, and place them in meaningful jobs or further education.

Odle Management and CSD are leaders in workforce development operating Job Corps Centers throughout the U.S. and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Female/Minority/Disabled/Veteran Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, child-birth or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, disability, family care status, veteran status, marital status, military status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law. Odle Management and CSD make reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities to apply for employment. Contact Human Resources at 412-###-#### to request a reasonable accommodation.

Residential Advisor Job Summary

Provides safe, supportive and predictable environment in dormitory supervision of Job Corps students in their daily activities, monitoring their progress in attaining performance contract goals and objectives and utilizing behavior management and consistent Core Value driven practices. Must be able to work evening or overnight shift, including weekend/holiday hours (not live in). PM19

Responsibilities and Duties of the Residential Advisor

Ensures students meet required schedule, waking on time and arriving on time for school or work assignments

Provides daily supervision or assistance in monitoring students in personal hygiene, room/chose assignments, and other activities

Ensures students are adequately prepared for training day.

Documents student records according to all requirements.

Prepares applicable reports and completes all required computer student documentation.

Facilitates small and large groups in areas such as life skills, peer mediation, conflict resolution.

All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Skills of the Residential Advisor

Must have High School Diploma or G.E.D.

Must have valid driver's license with acceptable driving record.

Must have experience working with at risk youth.

Must be able to work evenings or overnight shift, that includes working weekends.

Competitive wage with shift differential and paid-time off!

Benefits and Perks for the Residential Advisor

You would not only have a great and dedicated team to work with, but we offer a competitive wage as well as a shift differential. You would also be eligible to take advantage of a comprehensive benefit plan to includes: Medical, Dental Vision, Life Insurance, Employer match 401k, Paid Holidays and Paid Days off.
Associated topics: early education, education, gs 1701, gs 1702, instructor, school, special education, student, teacher, trainer

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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