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Employment Counsellor

Manitoba Metis Federation Inc.

Job Details

Location: Brandon, MB
Salary: $27,080.00 to $39,159.00 annually for 75 hours bi-weekly
Vacancies: 1 Vacancy
Terms of employment: Permanent Full-Time
Start date: As soon as possible
Employment conditions: Employment conditions: Day
Job no: 674993

Job requirements

Languages: English

Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year or equivalent experience

Operating Systems and Software: ARMS

Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications: MS Excel; MS PowerPoint; MS Windows; MS Word; MS Outlook

Additional Skills: Administer and interpret tests designed to determine the interests, aptitudes and abilities of clients; Perform administrative tasks

Work Setting: Private employment service agency; Employment agency services; Community-based agency; Federal, provincial and municipal governments

Specific Skills: Interview clients to obtain employment history, educational background and career goals; Identify barriers to employment and assist clients with such matters as job readiness skills, job search strategies, writing résumés and preparing for job interviews; Assess need for assistance such as rehabilitation, financial aid or further training and refer clients to the appropriate services; Collect labour market information for clients regarding job openings, entry and skill requirements and other occupational information; Provide established workers with information and strategies for maintaining a job or moving within an organization; Provide established workers with information and strategies for dealing with job dissatisfaction, making mid-career changes and adjusting to workplace transitions; Provide consulting services to community groups and agencies, businesses, industry and other organizations involved in providing community-based career planning support or resources

Security and Safety: Bondable

Transportation/Travel Information: Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Attention to detail; Large caseload; Large workload; Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability: Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Values and ethics; Reliability; Organized

How to Apply: Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

By phone: 204-586-8474 extension 242 between 08:30 AM and 04:30 PM

By fax: 204-947-3251


By mail: 150 Henry Avenue, suite 300
Winnipeg, MB R3B 0J7

Closing date: 2017-06-21

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