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 
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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: Family Health Coordinator

Type of Position: Full-time; 35-hours/week

Department: Family Services

Job summary:
Promotes the health and well-being of individuals and families through the development, implementation, and operation of health-related programs and services.
• Responsible for the operation of health care programs to assure compliance with each program’s regulations and mandates
• Works with Health Educator to develop educational programs and materials for patients
• Assists with the development and oversight of the annual Family Planning budget
• Assists with the preparation and/or is responsible for submitting detailed internal and external programmatic and fiscal reports in a timely manner
• Identifies problems associated with clinical practice and recommends appropriate solutions

Qualifications & skills:
• A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university with major work in social or behavioral sciences, public health, public administration, education or closely related field; AND five years of progressively responsible administrative/supervisory/financial management experience in a community organization, human services, or a field closely related to health; OR
• An equivalent combination of training and experience as indicated above.

• Knowledge of community agencies, facilities, and services which can be utilized to support families and individuals in addressing social determinants of health
• Knowledge of the basic principles, practices and terminology of public health education
• Ability to understand, interpret and apply program regulations, grant writing, and budgeting
• Ability to prioritize multiple tasks, follow projects through to completion, work with minimal supervision, and communicate clearly
• Ability to delegate and demonstrates responsibility and authority

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

Minimum pay: $19.50

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: 4/18/19


Position: Services Specialist

Type of Position: Full-time; 35-hours/week

Department: Family Services

Job summary:
Assists older adults in remaining safe and independent in their own homes through the provision of in-home care services.
• Performs in home assessments, develops service plans.
• Maintains paper files and electronic databases of clients.
• Conducts ongoing monitoring of service provision and verification of client information in database.
• Authorizes services or terminates/discharges clients from the program

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 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.

• Understanding of the characteristics, needs, and problems of older adults
• Ability to work with other community agencies, facilities, and services that may be utilized to help older adults
• Must have computer skills to perform efficiently, e.g. MS Office
• Must possess strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

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

Minimum pay: $14.00

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:   4/19/19

 

 

Position: Registered Nurse

Type of Position: Part time/temporary

Department: Family Services

Job summary:
The person in this position Assures the delivery of quality health care and education to those seeking services in the Family Planning clinic.

Responsibilities & duties:
• Obtains patient’s vital signs and records comprehensive health history
• Conducts laboratory testing, including venipuncture, and prepares specimens for mailing or transport to off-site facilities
• Offers general and problem specific counseling, which includes birth control methods, pregnancy options, sexually transmitted disease and HIV counseling with appropriate training
• Maintains a record/log of all laboratory testing or specimens for both on and off-site testing, documents laboratory test results, notifies patients as needed, and arranges for follow-up per medical guidelines
• Education and/or administration of injectable, oral medication, and vaccines as ordered by the Medical Director and/or Mid-Level Practitioner

Qualifications & skills:
• Bachelor’s degree in nursing from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university; OR
• Associates degree from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with two years’ experience in nursing; AND
• Licensure: Current license and registration to practice as a Registered Nurse in NYS

• Organizational skills, ability to establish priorities, and to maintain accurate records.
• Well-developed counseling and interpersonal relationship skills, and the ability to work well with individuals of all socio-economic levels
• Knowledge of, and commitment to the premise that every individual has the right to govern all reproductive choices, as those choices relate to her/himself

Benefits include paid holidays.

Minimum pay: Depending on experience

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

Posted date: 3/26/19

 

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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