Employment

Community Services is an equal opportunity employer.  Successful applicants will be informed and accepting of cultural diversity, and have the ability to work and support all people with dignity and respect. The following positions are open to male and female applicants.

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The following employment opportunities are available:


Service Area: Senior Services
Program: Meals on Wheels
Position: Program Coordinator
Location: Main Office,  Maple Ridge

Nature of Position
Reponsible for coordinating the provision of meals on wheels to seniors and other individuals who are unable to prepare meals on their own.  Reponsibilities include recruitment/screening/training of volunteers, client intake, funder and agency reports, maintaining client, volunteer and program records, and working closely with community partners and agences.

Qualifications (education and experience)
A minimum of a two year diploma in a related human/social services field, and a minimum of two years experience working with vulnerable seniors and with volunteer coordination.
Valid First Aid, CPR and Non Violent Crisis Intervention
Clear criminal record check
Valid BC Drivers License, with business insurance and a minimum of 3 million dollars liability.

Required Skills (knowledge and skills)
Excellent communication skills (written/verbal), listening skills, and interpersonal skills.
Extensive knowledge of senior services and resources in community
Strong computer skills (Office 2013)
Organizational skills and time management
 
Other Information:
This position requires use of personal vehicle
 This position requires Union membership

Shift/Schedule/Hours per week: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm  (20 hours/week)
Expected Start Date: asap
Wage/Salary: starting at $20.05 /hour
Grid Level: 12
Application Deadline: :  February 27, 2018
Submit Applications to: jleginus@comservice.bc.ca


Service Area: Children, Youth and Family Services
Program: Child and Youth With Special Needs
Position: Child and Youth Support Worker
Location: Maple Ridge
 
Nature of Position
A regular part time 28 hour/week position.  The Child and Youth Worker will be expected to work with children, preteen and teens that have developmental disabilities.  The Child and Youth Worker will work with groups providing social skills and recreation opportunities as well as one to one work with individual clients providing life skills and social skill development
 
Qualifications (knowledge, education, skills, experience)
The Child and Youth Worker will have a degree or diploma in Child and Youth Services, Community Social Services.  Current First Aid/CPR, positive work references and a clean Criminal Record Check.
 
Required Skills
Knowledge and experience working with Children and Youth with developmental disabilities.  Good communication skills, ability to supervise and participate in various recreational activities, have knowledge of community resources and the ability to work independently as well as within a collaborative team model.  This position requires the employees to use their own person vehicle for work purposes.  The successful applicant will be informed and accepting of cultural diversity.  The successful applicant will be able to work a flexible schedule, working around the needs of the program.
 
Other Information:
This position requires use of personal vehicle
This position requires Union membership
 
Shift/Schedule/Hours per week: days/evening, flexible schedule around the needs of the program
Expected Start Date: 4th week of March 2018
Wage/Salary: starting at $18.96    /hour
Grid Level: 11
Application Deadline: February 20th   4pm.
Submit Applications to: cmadsen@comservice.bc.ca

Service Area: Child, Youth & Family Services
Program: Child Care Resource & Referral (CCRR)
Position: Program Assistant
Location: 11907  228th Street, Maple Ridge
 
Nature of Position
Part-time, 10 hours per week, based on a flexible schedule, includes evening hours. The program staff provides support services to child care providers and assists parents seeking child care in the communities.
 
Qualifications (knowledge, education, skills, experience)
Early Childhood Education (ECE) Diploma, minimum of 3 years experience working in a child care environment, current License to Practice, current First Aid/CPR certificate, positive work references and clean Criminal Record Check.
 
Required Skills
Works effectively over the telephone, efficient at word processing/desktop publishing, work effectively with the public, ability to assist with care provider evening/weekend workshops and networking sessions, have knowledge of community resources and the ability to work independently as well as within a collaborative team model. This position requires the employees to use their own personal vehicle for work purposes.
 
Successful applicant will be informed and accepting of cultural diversity, and have the ability to work and support all people with dignity and respect.  Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Community Services is an equal opportunity employer.
 
Other Information:
This position requires use of personal vehicle
This position requires Union membership
 
Shift/Schedule/Hours per week: 10 hours per week
Expected Start Date: ASAP
Wage/Salary: starting at $ 17.44 /hour
Grid Level: 11 (step 1)
Application Deadline: Until position is filled
Submit Applications to: Jo-Anne MacKenzie email: jmackenzie@comservice.bc.ca, fax: 604.467-2264