Workforce Program Specialist
Company: Piedmont Triad Regional Council
Posted on: June 23, 2022
CATEGORY: Workforce Development
EOE STATEMENT: We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin,
disability status, protected veteran status or any other
characteristic protected by law.
The Piedmont Triad Regional Council (PTRC) is the lead regional
governmental organization for the 12 county Piedmont Triad region
of North Carolina. The PTRC seeks an energetic, detail-oriented
program specialist to join our team. You will have the
responsibility to handle a wide range of department and board
tasks, working independently with little or no supervision in order
to meet the mission of the Piedmont Triad Workforce Development
Board and Piedmont Triad Regional Development Corporation.
Prioritizing and managing multiple projects simultaneously and
following through on issues in a timely manner is a priority for
this role. Coordinating activities (board operations and planning)
and ensuring timely flow of information to and from team members
and community, business, and industry partners is an aspect of
work. Work is supervised and evaluated by the Workforce and
Economic Development Assistant Director. Job posting will remain
open until filled.
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: An Associate's degree is preferred, in
business or other related area; or an equivalent combination of
training and work experience. A minimum of 3 years of
administrative work experience and experience working with board of
directors and/or executive leadership is desired. There is an
emphasis on organizational skills and the ability to arrange events
and logistics with consideration for a variety of details; ability
to write and proofread copy for materials along with strong
communication and interpersonal skills. Individual must be able to
work independently. Visits to field sites or driving a vehicle more
complex than a standard automobile may be required.
If you are selected to fill the role of Workforce Program
Specialist, you will need to present a valid North Carolina
Driver's License, pass the pre-employment drug screen and
background screening process. Travel throughout 12-county region is
required. Other travel may be required on occasion.
All of our PTRC staff is required to complete a six-month
probationary employment period.
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: At the Piedmont Triad Regional Council
(PTRC), we work to implement creative regional solutions to improve
the lives of the community. When you visit our vibrant office
conveniently located in Kernersville, the center of the Triad, you
find our passionate staff members working diligently to fulfill our
mission. Our office is on the southside of the Interstate 40 at the
NC Highway 66 interchange. It is a 20-minute drive to downtown
Greensboro, Winston Salem, or High Point. Our location is equipped
with an electric charging station.
Our organization has seven core departments; Area Agency on Aging,
Criminal Justice, Economic Development, Community Development
Services, Management Services, Regional Planning, and Workforce
Development. Our staff in each department specializes in serving
its niche of the Triad community.
PTRC employees are constantly looking for ways to innovate and
expand our programs. We look for ways to enrich our lives in and
outside of the workplace. If you are passionate about serving the
public and desire to grow and expand your skillset, the PTRC could
be an excellent fit for you!
The PTRC hires and retains staff that is at the top of their field.
See why our employees love working at the PTRC.
SALARY RANGE: Salary $46,411 DOQ. Organization provides excellent
benefits including NC Local Governmental Employees' Retirement
System (NCLGERS) and participates in PSLFP.
LOCATION: NC, Kernersville
OPEN DATE: 6/2/2022
Keywords: Piedmont Triad Regional Council, Winston-Salem , Workforce Program Specialist, Other , Kernersville, North Carolina
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