Job Openings

TARCOG is seeking to fill three positions: Medicaid Waiver Case Manager, Medicaid Waiver Training Manager AND, an Economic Development Specialist:

  1. The Medicaid Waiver Case Manager is responsible for conducting assessments, coordinating, and monitoring services for the elderly and homebound.  Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in social work or in a related field.  A valid Driver License and good driving record is required.  Candidates must be able to interact with others as well as possess good computer skills.   Excellent communication skills are a must. This includes both written and verbal communication.

Salary (based on qualifications and experience): $35,551 – $39,416; Full benefits package. The deadline for this job posting is close of business, Friday, September 25th, 2020

** When submitting your résumés for employment consideration for this position, please include in the subject line Case Manager.

Résumés can be emailed to HR@tarcog.us

2.  The Medicaid Waiver Training Manager will be responsible for planning and conducting training programs that will enhance Medicaid Waiver staff and other agency employee’s workplace performance in support of agency goals. The principal role of the Training Manager is to educate and develop Medicaid Waiver staff and others so that they have the knowledge, skills, attitudes and understanding needed for optimal performance in their position. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in Social Work or in a related field, or Nursing. Candidates with an ADSS certification in Medicaid Waiver case management and/or two years of previous experience in Medicaid Waiver program case management establishing mastery of case management skills is a plus. A valid Driver License and good driving record is required.  Candidates must be able to interact with others as well as possess good computer skills.   Excellent communication skills are a must. This includes both written and verbal communication.

Salary (based on qualifications and experience): $49,233 – $54,586; Full benefits package. The deadline for this job posting is close of business, Friday, September 25th, 2020

** When submitting your résumés for employment consideration for this position, please include in the subject line Training Manager.

Résumés can be emailed to HR@tarcog.us

 3.  The Economic Development Specialist will be responsible for coordinating the five-county TARCOG region’s response to the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and strengthening its economic resilience to future economic downturns and natural disasters. Specific objectives include:

  • Researching pandemic-related economic effects the region has experienced, fostering strategic regional partnerships, and identifying economic resilience-building projects and activities.
  • Providing technical assistance to local governments and other regional stakeholders to develop community and economic development projects that are eligible for state and federal funding opportunities, writing and submitting grant applications.
  • Managing active community and economic development projects to include coordination with federal/state agencies, local government officials, project engineers, contractors/sub-contractors; conducting site visits; and submitting all required project reports, reimbursement requests, and other required documentation.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A Master’s degree in economics, political science, public administration, civil engineering, or a related field, and at least two years of related post-graduate work experience.
  • Economic development experience required.
  • Project management/administration experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of federal/state economic and community development grant requirements, regulations and grant writing experience preferred.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills for facilitating relationships with local government officials and other regional stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking, and data analysis skills.
  • Capacity to work on several projects or issues simultaneously while maintaining a high level of attention to detail and time management.
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment as needed.
  • Driver license and good driving record required. Significant travel throughout the five-county region is anticipated.

Salary (based on qualifications and experience): $49,233 – $54,586; Full benefits package. The deadline for this job posting is close of business, Friday, September 25th, 2020

** When submitting your résumés for employment consideration for this position, please include in the subject line Economic Develop Specialist and a brief cover letter.

Résumés can be emailed to HR@tarcog.us

TARCOG is an equal opportunity employer (EOE)