Job: Habilitation Specialist

Berkshire County Arc
395 South Street


Company Description:
Supporting people. Enriching lives. Serving children and adults with developmental disabilities, brain injuries and autism, as well as individuals with other disabilities ages 16 and above through the Adult Family Care Program Who We Are Berkshire County Arc is a non-profit, tax exempt, human services organization which offers a broad range of community-based services to individuals with developmental disabilities, brain injuries and autism. Berkshire County Arc’s programs are located throughout Berkshire and Hampden Counties in Massachusetts. Our Mission Berkshire County Arc, Inc. is committed to assisting and supporting individuals in their quest to identify and realize their chosen lifestyles.

Job Title:
Habilitation Specialist
Salary Range:Location:
Per Hour Berkshire County
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeHuman Services
Education Level:Work Experience:
High School or Equivalent
Positions available in Pittsfield and Lee for a Habilitation Specialists. Duties include training of individuals with developmental disabilities in rehabilitation goals, lifting, and position of people who use wheelchairs, providing direct support to individuals, including feeding, toileting and other ADL's.
Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent. One year of experience with individuals with disabilities preferred. Valid US driver's license required as well as ability to transport individuals in personal vehicle or agency van. Ability to communicate effectively and work in a team environment is a must.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.