Administrative Assistant - Self-Direction
The Resource Center for Independent Living is excited to announce a new flexible schedule option for employees! Employees may be eligible to work either Monday-to-Friday 8am-4pm OR extended hours with every other Friday off.
Self-Direction (SD) is a program funded by the State and Medicaid that allows individuals the ability to live independently in their own homes and the ability to integrate into the community. Each participant as well as each budget are unique. Self-Direction is completely participant-driven. Participants and their Planning Team decide what services will best suit their needs.
The Administrative Assistant will provide administrative and clerical support for the SD Program staff to ensure all needs are kept up to standards. The successful candidate will be expected to:
- Prepare department letters and mail to participants;
- Set up binders for new participants and send out packets;
- Answer telephones, route calls to the proper individuals within the program, and answer routine inquiries; and
- Copy and mail participant budget reports in a timely manner.
RCIL is a civil rights organization that offers individuals with disabilities a wide range of independent living and advocacy services through the numerous programs we manage.
Who may be considered:
Administrative and customer service experience is required.
Strong customer service skills, the ability to multi-task, experience in Microsoft Office, and organizational skills are required.
A High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
Wages: $14.10 per hour
Number of Vacancies: 1
Shift: Monday-Friday 8am-4pm OR extended hours with every other Friday off
Location: Utica, NY
A hard copy of your resume and cover letter may also be forwarded to: RCIL, P.O. Box 210, Utica, NY 13503-0210, Attention: Recruitment.
It is the policy of RCIL to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. If you need assistance or accommodations to fully participate in the interview process, please contact the HR Recruiter at 315-797-4642. Employment opportunities will not be denied to anyone because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a person’s disability.
RCIL promotes a scent/chemical free environment. To support this effort, we ask that all applicants refrain from wearing scented products while in the office.
RCIL is an equal opportunity employer. All persons—including people with disabilities; elders; women; and people of racial and ethnic minority—are encouraged to apply.
It is RCIL’s policy and agency standard that all employees participate in advocacy for Civil Rights and Agency activities. Apply today to make a difference!