• Workforce Individual Training Account Coordinator

    Posted: 03/21/2021

    Position is responsible for coordination of Individual Training Account System with Northwest Georgia Regional Commission's Workforce Development Department (WIOA).

    MAJOR DUTIES: Coordinates all programmatic specific work regarding One-Stop System and Individual Training Account Program (ITA) and manages contracts with colleges and agreements with training providers to work with WIOA ITA system.  Facilitates and serves as liaison with other Workforce training, employment and social programs and assists with design and execution of special events, projects, and activities, manages the ITA Financial System and approves cost for training,  Provides technical assistance regarding WIOA program, eligibility, service requirements, funding, target population groups, and performance accountability.  Procures career service and training services through One-Stop System and ITA Systerm, including solicitations of RFP and applications for training providers/vendors, application evaluation, on-site reviews, and state approval process.  May attend company layoffs or closures.  Attends related conferences and meetings.  Performs other related duties as assigned.

    KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS REQUIRED BY THE POSITION:  Knowledge of regional, state, and federal requirements or practices regarding Career and Training services and ITA requirements; performance standards for WIOA program.  Skilled in technical and grant writing; preparing and presenting various reports; public and interpersonal relations; verbal and written communication.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Bachelor's Degree in course of study related to the occupational field is required, and experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the work of subordinate positions to be able to answer questions and resolve problems, usually associated with one to three years of experience. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, a valid driver's license issued by the State of Georgia.

    Position open until filled.  Application forms can be obtained at www.nwgrc.org or by calling (706) 295-6485.

    Submit application and resume to:                                        Or via e-mail to:  acarden@nwgrc.org
            Northwest Georgia Regional Commission
            Attn:  Human Resources
            PO Box 1798
            Rome, GA  30162-1798

    E-verify, drug screening and background checks are required for all new hires.

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