Job Posting 71887

Job Retention Specialist
March of Dimes Canada
Northern Ontario
Timmins, Ontario
closed 9 days ago (Tue, 15 Jun)
full time
Location/Lieu: Timmins, Ontario
Position/Poste: Job Retention Specialist
  • Conduct assessments of potential employers to ensure they meet the necessary standards including; a safe work environment, OH&S requirements; reputable business practices and an understanding of work with persons with disabilities;
  • In conjunction with the VRS, Employer and Client Coordinator, implement on-the-job training programs with the employer’s staff ensuring necessary progression and documentation;
  • Conduct ergonomic assessments, functional abilities testing, or other assessments as required;
  • In conjunction with the employer, implement necessary work accommodations;
  • Manage the work of job coaches;
  • Provide the necessary reports to the clients’ primary case managers;
  • Provide direct support of clients and employers as necessary
Qualifications/Compétences requises:
  • Registered Rehabilitation Practitioner designation or equivalent; Kinesiology degree and asset.
  • Experience in conducting physical demands analysis / ergonomic assessment / return to work monitoring
  • Experience implementing training-on-the-job programs with the goal of client skill acquisition
  • Demonstrated ability to problem-solve, make recommendations and take action based on best available information and input from others
  • Demonstrated professional, customer-focused behavior; sensitive to issues / barriers that people with disabilities experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community
  • Highly organized and excellent time management
  • Must be bilingual (French & English)
Applications accepted until/Candidatures acceptées jusqu’au 06/15/2021
Send application and resume to/Adressez votre demande d’emploi et curriculum vitae à:
Name: Janine Roy
Position: Regional Employment Services Manager
Address: 38 Pine St. N., Suite 102, Timmins, ON P4N 6K6
Telephone: 705-674-3377
Fax: 705-674-2417


March of Dimes Canada is committed to a workforce that is reflective of the diverse populations that we serve. We welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), and accessibility standards across Canada, March of Dimes Canada will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require any accommodations, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We are committed to a selection process and work environment that is inclusive, equitable and accessible.

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