Daily Archives: August 26, 2019

Financial Rights Advocate/Reviewer – Disability Rights TN

Financial Rights Advocate/Reviewer

DRT is looking for a financial rights advocate/reviewer to be part of an expanding team. This position is responsible for the review of Social Security Administration (SSA) representative payees to ensure compliance, as well as education of representative payees regarding responsibilities and resources. This position seeks to ensure that individuals with disabilities who are social security beneficiaries are protected from financial misuse, mismanagement, or fraud.

This position will work in the West Tennessee Regional Office in Memphis, as well as travel extensively throughout West Tennessee and possibly to other regions of the state. Overnight travel may on occasion be required for this position. Day to day work will take place in a variety of settings including beneficiary’s homes, community locations, or representative payee offices.

This position reports directly to the Director of Advocacy-West Tennessee. This is a non-exempt professional position.


Responsibilities
Conduct site visits to interview representative payees, beneficiaries, and legal guardians


Review confidential and private financial records

Document observations and collect evidence and information of value to report to the Social Security Administration regarding the wellbeing of beneficiaries and representative payee execution of requirements

Review and analyze financial records to assess violations or potential incidents of mismanagement of beneficiary funds

Conduct visits to beneficiary housing to identify possible health and safety violations, and ensure appropriate use of beneficiary funds

Prepare comprehensive reports detailing the interviews, financial reviews, site visit, referrals and recommendations

Develop corrective action plans to assist representative payees in conforming to requirements specified by the Social Security Administration

Participates in outreach, information gathering, presentations, and trainings as needed to further the program

Collaborates with Director of Community Relations to develop content for newsletter articles, social media, annual report, and other publications.

Assists the Program and Quality Director as needed in the completion of required reports including but not limited to annual Program Performance Reports and reports to DRT’s Board of Directors.

Participates in professional development activities.

Performs other tasks as assigned by the Executive Director, Director of Advocacy, or Program and Quality Director.

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Master’s Degree in Special Education, Social Work, Sociology, Human Services, Counseling, or related degree preferred. Bachelor’s Degree with 3 years or more experience as an advocate or in a similar position will be considered in lieu of an advanced degree. Extensive advocacy background may be considered in lieu of Bachelor’s degree.

Government clearance by the United States Government Office of Personnel Management is required for this position.

Existing knowledge of social security benefits and/or disability rights issues preferred.

Demonstrated functional knowledge in basic accounting principles and terminology preferred.

Sound professional judgment.

Strong organizational and time management skills.

Proficient use of technology

Strong oral and written communication skills.

Ability to engage in logical analysis.

Ability to work well in teams.

Ability to professionally represent DRT.


Salary Range: $35,000-$45,000

To apply, submit resume and cover letter to Gina Brady at ginab@disabilityrightstn.org by Friday, September 6, 2019.


Disability Rights Tennessee (DRT) is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to making all personnel decisions without regard to age, race, creed, religion, color, sex/gender, national origin, disability, marital status, citizenship, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, genetic predisposition, or any other status protected by law.

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Warehouse Positions @ Flex via Axcess Staffing

AxcessStaffing Services in conjunction with Flex is looking for some dedicated employees to join their team!
Positions available : www.jobs4tn.gov
 Forklift Operator #810146
 Material Handler I #810126
 Forklift Driver #810149
 Test Operator #810142
 Quality Control Inspector # 810135
 More information: https://www.axcessstaffing.com/tempapplication/
 On site interview maybe required
 Testing maybe required for certain positions.
 Or Jessie Harris @ Axcess Staffing 901-364-2979

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Customer Care Specialist – Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts is hiring!

We’re looking for the best and the brightest for this full-time, salaried positions with benefits. This position requires night and weekend availability, necessitating travel and non-traditional work hours at times. Additionally, this position will have individual and team-based areas within their job responsibilities.

To apply, please send your resume to jobs@girlscoutshs.org with the name of the position that you are applying for in the subject line.

Customer Care Specialist (New Member Conversion)

This position will be based out of our Memphis headquarters. The individual serving in this role will mostly provide office-based support to our members and potential members, by assisting in placement for families, in on-boarding of new volunteers and by responding to general inquiries and needs of our customer base. The individual serving in this role will also be part of the team that serves as the first point of contact for inquiries via phone, email or in person. They are responsible for providing the highest level of customer service to all members and potential members, both internal and external. Additionally, this person’s work will necessitate a proficiency in a large suite of various technology tools, the ability to reach goals in a fast-paced, task-driven environment that requires skills in multi-tasking and conflict resolution. Depending on department needs, this person’s work could have an emphasis on conducting programming for our membership, through outreach, Girl Scouts in the School Day, and training.

Interested applicants should respond by Friday, September 6.

We plan to begin conducting interviews immediately and hope to bring new employees on as soon as qualified candidates are screened and able to begin employment with GSHS. Salary requirements, official job descriptions and other pertinent information will be discussed and provided throughout the interview process.

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Special Officer in Security – MLGW

MEMPHIS LIGHT, GAS & WATER DIVISION
http://jobs.mlgw.org
OPENING DATE: AUGUST 28, 2019
CLOSING DATE: SEPTEMBER 4, 2019

JOB TITLE: SPECIAL OFFICER
Duties: Assist in the protection and security of Division personnel and property and any other phase of security work as directed. High school diploma or General Education Development (G.E.D.). Must have 2 years full-time Corporate Security or law enforcement experience. Must have a current Tennessee Armed Guard license and possess the appropriate registration card as required by the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance, (current POST certified officers are exempt from this requirement). Must meet the qualifications to obtain and maintain a Special Deputy Sheriff’s Commission through the Shelby County Sheriff’s Department. Must complete NIMS Training within 1 year of entering job.

Must not have been convicted of or pleaded guilty to any felony or misdemeanor to any federal/state laws or city ordinance. Must have not been released or discharged under any condition other than honorable from any of the armed forces of the United States. Must have at least 20/70 vision in each eye corrected to 20/20 with normal color vision and depth perception. Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence. Works inside and outside. Subject to hazards of security work. Shift work required.

CANDIDATES ACCEPTING EMPLOYMENT WITH MLGW MUST LIVE AND MAINTAIN THEIR RESIDENCE WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF SHELBY COUNTY, TENNESSEE WITHIN SIX MONTHS OF THEIR EMPLOYMENT DATE.

EOE M/F/D/V

TO APPLY FOR THIS JOB GO TO: http://jobs.mlgw.org

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Quality Inspectors @ Axis & Jabra via Onin

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Vehicle Body Repairer – MLGW

https://jobs.mlgw.org

MEMPHIS LIGHT, GAS & WATER DIVISION
https://jobs.mlgw.org
Job Recording (901) 528-4241
OPENING DATE: AUGUST 28, 2019
CLOSING DATE: SEPTEMBER 27, 2019

JOB TITLE: Vehicle Body Repairer
Duties: Install, repair, maintain and construct automotive/equipment, accessories and various other items; refinish repaired surfaces, using paint spray gun and sander.

Drug screening, with negative test results, is required prior to entry into this classification. Must have knowledge/skills in automotive body work. Must have successfully completed Physical Abilities Test (PCMII). Must obtain welding certification under ANSI/AWS D1.1-90 within trial or probationary period after entering classification.

Must successfully complete Placement (Group 03B “Mechanics”)/ Performance Exercises. Must obtain a valid Class A Commercial driver’s license from state of residence within trial or probationary period after entering classification. Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works in shop majority of time. Subject to the hazards of hand/power tools, flammable materials and equipment/machinery in operation, noise, dirt, dust and fumes, heavy lifting, standing for extended periods and working in uncomfortable positions.

CANDIDATES ACCEPTING EMPLOYMENT WITH MLGW MUST LIVE AND MAINTAIN THEIR RESIDENCE WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF SHELBY COUNTY, TENNESSEE WITHIN SIX MONTHS OF THEIR EMPLOYMENT DATE.

EOE M/F/D/V

TO APPLY FOR THIS JOB GO TO: https://jobs.mlgw.org

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