On-Call Residential Advisor
Category: Social Development & Counseling
Division: Job Corps
Location: Tongue Point Job Corps Center (Astoria, Oregon)
Brief Job Duties:
As an on-call Residential Advisor, you will provide guidance and encouragement for students to achieve a positive attitude and the behavior needed to accomplish their goals and objectives as they participate in our outstanding job training program.
- Direct and assist with dorm activities and dorm competitions as designated by supervisor.
- Help students deal with the daily stresses of dorm living and enlighten them to the perks of it.
- Prepare documentation including accountability of students and an activity log.
- Patrol and monitor dorm and grounds.
High school diploma or equivalent. Dynamic team leadership skills and good conflict interventions skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and computer proficiency, and valid driver license in your state of residence with an acceptable driving record. Ability to lift and carry equipment and supplies weighing up to 30 pounds, and walk outside on uneven terrain in varying weather conditions during patrols.
Preferred: Experience in counseling, social work, rehabilitation, security, law enforcement, vocational guidance, or verified voluntary experience working with youth.
Hourly Wage: $13.00/hour
Schedule: On-call position with possibility of working a variety of shifts – afternoon, evenings, nights, and weekends.
Benefits: Sick time accrual based on time worked.
About Tongue Point:
Tongue Point Job Corps Center is operated by Management & Training Corporation (MTC) for the U.S. Department of Labor. Located at the mouth of the Columbia River, the Center is one of the five largest employers in Clatsop County.
Tongue Point offers students training in 15 vocations: building construction technology, carpentry, cement masonry, computer service technology, culinary, dental assisting, electrical, glazing, medical assisting, office administration, painting, plastering, welding, and seamanship. We are the only Job Corps Center in the nation with a seamanship program, and seamanship is the Center's largest vocation with 120 students.
Tongue Point Job Corps Center is a drug-free workplace and a tobacco-free campus.
For more information about Job Corps visit: http://jobcorps.gov