Post Date: 12/29/2018
Close Date: 01/31/2019
The Energy Coordinator is responsible for providing support services to serves low-income renters and or homeowners residing in Multnomah County, for energy assistance services. This position reports to the Energy Program Manager. This position will be located at Self Enhancement Community and Family Programs is located at the King Neighborhood Facility at 4803 NE 7th Avenue, Portland, OR 97211. There are no benefits associated with part-time positions.
PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
•Conduct interviews to identify level and type of appropriate service
•Assist clients to access energy assistance services
•Screen for energy assistance eligibility and determine plan of action
•Refer clients to habitability, weatherization and other community programs
•Provide community education and resources
•Establish and maintain referral and service delivery protocols with service agencies and utility vendors
•Advocate and negotiate with utility vendors on behalf of clients
•Perform other related duties as assigned
•Bachelors of Science in Social Services or two years experience working with diverse populations
•Experience conducting needs assessments and initiating support services
•Must have effective interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with people of varying social, economic and education levels.
•Must have excellent problem solving skills
•Must have the ability to successfully motivate and connect with others
•Must be highly organized and self-motivated with effective time management skills
•Ability to understand and follow complex written and oral instructions, rules and procedures; to work independently and to be a vital and contributing part of a team
•Must have excellent computer skills, experience using OPUS and/or Excel software a plus
•Must have a valid driver’s license and be insurable under SEI’s auto coverage
Compensation: $16 - $18 per hour DOE
To apply, please go to https://www.selfenhancement.org/careers/ and click on the Apply Today button to submit an online application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Complete details: https://www.selfenhancement.org/careers/