Here are some of the employment openings currently available with our Agency.
NEW!!!! Head Start Teacher- Full-time (40 hrs) Part Year (42 weeks). Provide a successful, safe and supervised educational setting for children, promote the social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development of children, and encourage parent involvement in all aspects of the program. Develop individual goals for children, provide continuous assessment on progress and facilitate transition into kindergarten. Prefer Bachelor degree in Early Childhood Education or related or qualifying field, Associate degree in Early Childhood Education with minimum of 27 credit hours in Early Childhood Education . Submit resume to: Tricia Knam, Ashtabula County Head Start, 4510 Main Avenue, Ashtabula, OH 44004.
NEW!!!! Head Start Home Visitor- Openings for Full-time (40 hrs) Full Year (52 weeks) and Full-time (40 hrs) Part Year (43 weeks). Provide services to families with pregnant moms, infants, toddlers, or preschoolers by providing and encouraging developmental educational activities appropriate to the child’s ability, interests, and family customs. Act to ensure that the child and his or her family receives all services available to Head Start families by assisting families to assess their strengths and needs, by supporting parent developed goals and by providing information appropriate to direct service or referral. Submit resume to: Tricia Knam, Ashtabula County Head Start, 4510 Main Avenue, Ashtabula, OH 44004.
NEW!!!! Furnace Technician- Regular, Full-time position. Performs assessment of combustion appliances/heating units including testing and documentation to prepare time, cost and labor estimates for products, services; and installs measures appropriately to ensure customer health and safety. Five (5) years field experience and a High School diploma or equivalent is required. Position requires own personal basic tool kit. Submit resume to: Brenda Ensman, Dept. of Housing & Energy, Ashtabula County Community Action Agency, PO Box 2610, Ashtabula, OH 44005-2610.
NEW!!!!! Program Services Specialist- Regular, Full-time. Primary duties include provision of services to those experiencing homelessness. Requires intake, eligibility, enrollment, case support, outreach, documentation and record keeping. Bachelor's Degree in social work, human services or related field, or 3-5 years of experience. HMIS experience a plus. Submit resume to: Director of Development, ACCAA-PSS, PO Box 2610, Ashtabula, OH 44005-2610 or email@example.com.
Director of Information Technology- Part-time with possibility for full-time in the future. Candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology or other related field plus 5 years’ experience. This position requires a person with a proficient knowledge in computer hardware and software systems and programs, computer networks, network administration and installation, computer troubleshooting, computer viruses and security and email and internet programs. Must be able to manage a number of projects at one time, and may be interrupted frequently to meet the needs and requests of the Agency. Will need excellent organizational and time and stress management skills to complete the required tasks. The position requires travel to Agency facilities and community locations. Communicates with Directors to determine program needs. Submit resume to: Judith Barris, Executive Director, Ashtabula County Community Action Agency, PO Box 2610, Ashtabula, OH 44005-2610.
Director of Housing & Energy Services- Full-time. This position will oversee the utility assistance and weatherization programs. Ability to lead/manage with integrity and creativity to align with the agency mission and values. Must be able to manage multiple programs, meet deadlines, and submit timely reports. Grant writing and non-profit experience a plus. Candidate will have a bachelor’s degree and/or 5 years’ experience managing multiple employees. Submit resume to: Judith Barris, Executive Director, Ashtabula County Community Action Agency, PO Box 2610, Ashtabula, OH 44005-2610.
Director of Head Start- Regular, Full-time position. Coordinates and directs all program and administrative services for Head Start; overall supervision and guidance of all program operations ensuring full compliance with all Head Start performance standards in accordance with the Head Start Act and in partnership with the Board of Directors and Policy Council. Minimum of a baccalaureate degree and experience in supervision of staff, fiscal management, and administration.
Submit resume to: Judith Barris, Executive Director, Ashtabula County Community Action Agency, PO Box 2610, Ashtabula, OH 44005-2610.
Home Visitor- Help Me Grow & MIECHV Program- Regular, Full-time position. Provide family-centered services using an evidence-based parenting education curriculum to families determined eligible for the Help Me Grow and/or MIECHV Home Visiting programs. Associate’s degree in Early Childhood or related field required. Must obtain and maintain Home Visitor credentials. Must complete all trainings required by the Ohio Department of Health to work as a Home Visitor and maintain eligible status. Submit resume to: Ashtabula County Community Action, 3225 Lake Ave, Ashtabula, Ohio.
Line/Prep Cook- Regular, Full-time position. Works with the Food Service Kitchen Manager to prepare, cook and serve food to customers at the Jefferson kitchen location in accordance with the agency mission. Supports the operations of an efficient kitchen, providing high quality meals in accordance with established standards of nutrition, health and sanitation. Submit resume to: Ashtabula County Community Action, 3225 Lake Ave, Ashtabula, Ohio.
Head Start Classroom Aide- Part-time (20 hrs) Part Year (42 weeks). Great part-time, part year position. Assist classroom teacher with the implementation of developmentally appropriate practices based on the approved curriculum, addressing the cognitive, social, emotional, nutritional, and physical development of children. High school diploma or equivalent with related work experience. Submit resume to: Tricia Knam, Ashtabula County Head Start, 4510 Main Avenue, Ashtabula, OH 44004
Weatherization Crew Member- Regular, Full-time position. Performs weatherization measures in accordance with program standards, conduct repairs to the interior/exterior of the housing structure, or install materials to make customer homes safe and energy efficient. High School diploma or equivalent is required. One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Position requires own personal basic tool kit. Submit resume to: James Chamberlain, Director of Housing & Energy, Ashtabula County Community Action Agency, PO Box 2610, Ashtabula, OH 44005-2610.
Meal Delivery Driver/Site Supervisor- Intermittent. Assist with all aspects of food service including meal delivery, serving, and oversight of Ashtabula Senior Dining Site. Submit resume to: Ashtabula County Community Action, 3225 Lake Ave, Ashtabula, Ohio.
NOW HIRING!!!! Meals on Wheels Driver- Looking for a meaningful way to help people on a part time basis? Join the Meals on Wheels Program! Community Action is looking for regular and substitute food deliverers to bring meals to seniors in the Ashtabula, Conneaut/ Geneva-and Jefferson areas. Volunteers are also needed in the program! Must have dependable vehicle, be insurable and pass background check and drug test. Submit resume to: Ashtabula County Community Action, 3225 Lake Ave, Ashtabula, Ohio 44004.
If you are interested in any of these positions...
1. Please print and complete the Employment Application.
2. Submit the application with your resume to the address indicated for that position.
3. If you have a federal student loan, please see Loan Forgiveness Form to determine if you qualify.
Ashtabula County Community Action Agency is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.