JFES Verification Specialist

Position Title JFES Verification Specialist
 Location New Britian CT
 Position Number CT11014
 Date Posted 12/23/2014
Summary Responsible for providing attendance verification tracking and data entry to the Jobs First Employment Services Program. Must possess high energy and motivation. Self-starter who can work independently, be well organized, able to multitask and prioritize projects.
Maintain attendance verification tracking and data entry.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Assist JFES staff with workshop rosters.
Assist JFES staff with processing sanctions –copy and fax forms to DSS as needed.
Provide administrative/clerical support to JFES staff.
Follow all KRA and Capital Workforce Partner policies and procedures.
Prepare, track and distribute correspondence. Maintain and distribute meeting notes.
Effectively communicate with a diverse population in a supportive and non-judgmental manner.
Valid Driver’s license, reliable transportation and ability to travel to local sites is required.
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, must have the ability to multitask and meet deadlines; coordinate services for multiple programs and customers. Be an effective team player with a positive attitude. Be flexible and adaptable to programmatic changes
Represent KRA, CTWorks and the Employment Services Department in a positive and professional manner.
Education and Demonstrated Job Knowledge Associates Degree from an accredited university and/or college and one year related work experience or a H.S Diploma plus three years of related work experience.
Other Skill and Abilities Personal computer literacy is required. Computer proficiency on Internet, e-mail, Power Point, and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook) required. Ability to meet and/or exceed set goals and objectives.
  Strong customer service skills, detail and thorough in completing work tasks.
  Spanish speaking preferred.
Instructions Submit your, cover letter, resume, and salary history to: abarnum@fcmtest2.com . PLEASE CITE THE JOB TITLE AND NUMBER IN ALL COMMUNICATIONS ABOUT THIS POSITION.
KRA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer