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Washington, NC  27889

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Workforce Development Director – Mid-East Commission
Position – Full Time with Benefits
Salary Range - $54,052 to $93,112
Closing Date – December 4, 2015

Mid-East Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Workforce Development Programs serving the Region Q Workforce Development Board. The Director is responsible for the proper and effective use of $2.5 million To $3 million provided annually to Beaufort, Bertie, Hertford, Martin, and Pitt Counties in Eastern North Carolina under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). The Director serves at the pleasure of the Region Q Workforce Development board and the Workforce Consortium’s Chief Elected Official. The Director performs and oversees the administrative responsibilities related to the operations of the NCWorks Career Centers, WIOA Youth, Adult, and Dislocated Worker Programs and regional business services. The Director assists the Board with preparation and facilitation of meetings and events, the formal strategic planning process, policy development, procurement of career center and youth, adult, and dislocated worker program services, contract monitoring, program performance attainment, financial accountability and regional business services. The Director must maintain strong, collaborative and productive inter-agency relations with a variety of workforce development partners and businesses. The position is responsible for marketing program services to job seekers, businesses, elected officials and the region’s residents. The position directly supervises 3 positions and receives administrative and program support services through the Mid-East Commission’s finance and administrative staff.

Qualifications: Graduation from college or university with a degree in human services, psychology, social work, or related field and considerable experience of a progressive responsible nature in program administration, preferably in the management of employment and training programs; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Deadline for receiving applications is 5:00 pm on Friday, December 4, 2015. Applicants must complete a Mid-East Commission application. An application can be obtained from our website www.mideastcom.org. Send completed Mid-East Commission application to Workforce Director, Attention: Executive Director, Mid-East Commission, 1385 John Small Avenue, Washington, NC 27889. Relay numbers for the hearing impaired: 1-800-735-2962 (TTY) and 1-800-735-8262 (Voice). Auxiliary aids available upon request for individuals with disabilities. Minorities are encouraged to apply. Committed Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.


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