Career Opportunities

Tioga Opportunities, Inc. is a private nonprofit, Community Action Agency that has served residents of Tioga County for over 50 years. Multiple departments work collaboratively to help vulnerable individuals and families move toward self-sufficiency and financial security.

See below for open positions.

If you are the kind of person who likes to help others meet their potential, please consider joining one of our departments.

We offer competitive benefits to full- and part-time employees.

  • Vacation, sick, and personal leave
  • Paid holidays
  • Retirement: 403(b) tax-deferred savings
  • Insurance: Health – medical, vision, and dental
  • Insurance: Life and accident/death
  • Insurance: Supplemental – disability and life
  • Insurance: Accident and critical illness
  • Flexible spending account OR Health Savings Account
  • Disability: Short and Long-term 
Tioga Opportunities, Inc. Employment Application  (For successful transmittal: save the application before attaching to email.)

Tioga Opportunities, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in hiring on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

To apply: send a cover letter, resume and completed employment application to:  careers@tiogaopp.org  OR

Human Resource
Tioga Opportunities, Inc.
9 Sheldon Guile Blvd.
Owego, NY 13827

Current job openings:


Position: SELF-SUFFICIENCY FACILITATOR

Type of Position:  Full-time; Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Department:  Family Services

Job summary:
The person in this position assists customers toward economic and social self-sufficiency by tracking, measuring, and evaluating individual and collective progress against continuums of care

Required qualifications & skills:
A graduate from a regionally accredited or New York State registered four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree in social work or human services related field AND a minimum of one year of full-time paid experience in case management

• Possess or willing to obtain Family Development Credential within 6 months of employment and Financial Social Work (FSW) training within 1 year of employment
• Strong interpersonal, communication, engagement (strength-based), and customer relations skills
• Demonstrates respect of privacy and confidentiality of client interviews, information, and files
• Goal and team oriented
• Ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with people from various backgrounds
• Must be able to provide consistent, quality customer service at all times

Benefits:
Generous benefits include medical/dental insurance; pension; vacation & sick leave; paid holidays; etc.

Minimum pay: $16.38

Apply: Please send cover letter and resume with completed application to:
careers@tiogaopp.org or
Human Resources
Tioga Opportunities, Inc.
9 Sheldon Guile Blvd.
Owego, NY 13827

 

Position: SERVICES SPECIALIST 


Type of Position: Full-time

Department: Family Services

Job summary:
The person in this position contributes to the health and nutrition of older adults by coordinating services through the Home Delivered Meals program.

Responsibilities & duties:
• Responsible for HDM program services including pre-screening for eligibility of clients, entry into meal delivery system, and handling of delivery issues
• Coordinates HDM routes and schedules employee and volunteer HDM drivers
• Provides delivery labels for use in the kitchen; assists with HDM delivery paper processing
• Drives and delivers meals when needed
• In accordance with program requirements, contacts clients on a periodic basis to assure delivery meets standards and clients retain eligibility

Required qualifications & skills:
• A graduate from a regionally accredited or New York State registered four year college or university with a Bachelor’s degree AND one year of full-time paid experience in human services or a related field; OR
• A graduate from a regionally accredited or New York State registered two year college with an Associate’s degree AND three years of experience in human services or a related field; OR
• Graduation from high school or possession of a High School Equivalency Diploma AND five years of experience in human services or a related field; OR
• An equivalent combination of training and experience as indicated above.

Benefits:
Generous benefits include medical/dental insurance; pension; vacation & sick leave; paid holidays; etc.

Minimum pay: $14.00/hour

Apply: Please send cover letter and resume with completed application to:
careers@tiogaopp.org or
Human Resources
Tioga Opportunities, Inc.
9 Sheldon Guile Blvd.
Owego, NY 13827

Posted date: 6/11/19


  

Position: Community Transportation Educator

Type of Position: Part-time - 20 hours per week

Department: Community Development

Type of Position: Part-time - 20 hours per week

Department: Community Development

Job summary: The person in this position will be responsible for providing a comprehensive community transportation education and outreach program, working collaboratively with area transportation agencies, human service agencies, and community members.

Responsibilities & duties:
• Must have public speaking and presentation skills
• Must possess strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
• Ability to observe, analyze, prepare, and maintain accurate records and reports.
• Ability to use a computer efficiently, i.e. MS Office

Minimum qualifications & skills:
High school graduate or equivalent with five years of experience in human services or related field

Benefits:
Generous benefits include medical/dental insurance; pension; vacation & sick leave; paid holidays; etc.

Minimum pay: $14.40/hour

Apply: Please send cover letter and resume with completed application to:
careers@tiogaopp.org or
Human Resources
Tioga Opportunities, Inc.
9 Sheldon Guile Blvd.
Owego, NY 13827

Position: Administrative Assistant

Type of Position: FULL-TIME; 35 HOURS PER WEEK

Department: Family Services

Job summary: The person in this position provides clerical support to the department director.

Responsibilities & duties:
• Fields incoming calls; provides general service information and makes referrals
• Performs data entry
• Prepares vouchers
• Assists Director with collecting and tabulating data for reports
• Assists with events scheduling, press releases, social media
Qualifications & skills:
High school graduate or equivalent with two years of experience in a business office setting
• General knowledge of office procedures and equipment
• Ability to handle routine administrative details independently, including the composition of letters and public notices
• Ability to use a computer efficiently, i.e. MS Office
• Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills

Benefits:
Generous benefits include medical/dental insurance; pension; vacation & sick leave; paid holidays; etc.

Minimum pay: $13.00/hour

Apply: Please send cover letter and resume with completed application to:
careers@tiogaopp.org or
Human Resources
Tioga Opportunities, Inc.
9 Sheldon Guile Blvd.
Owego, NY 13827

Posted date: 3/26/19

 Position:   ENERGY SERVICES SPECIALIST

Type of Position: 40 HOURS/WEEK: Monday-Thursday

Department: Energy Services

Job summary:
The person in this position is responsible for the installation of energy saving measures and the correction of health and safety issues in homes in Broome and Tioga Counties.

Responsibilities & duties:
• Install attic, wall, floor insulation
• Install windows and exterior doors
• Use hand and power tools
• Lift/manipulate objects weighing up to 90 pounds
• Climb ladders/scaffolding
• Work in small spaces

Qualifications & skills:
• High School Diploma or equivalent plus one year experience in the construction or energy conservation field
• Must have a valid driver’s license, with an acceptable driving record

Generous benefits include:
• 4-day work week: Monday-Thursday=40 hours/week
• medical/dental insurance
• pension
• vacation & sick leave
• paid holidays

Minimum pay: $14.59/hour

Apply: Please send cover letter and resume with completed application to:
careers@tiogaopp.org or
Human Resources
Tioga Opportunities, Inc.
9 Sheldon Guile Blvd.
Owego, NY 13827

Posted date: Ongoing recruitment

 

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Owego, NY 13827


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