Troy University Career Readiness Counselor in Troy, Alabama

Position Details

Job Summary

The Career Readiness Counselor position is responsible for providing vocational assessments to assist Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services consumers with identifying career options by conducting thorough reviews of case materials to ensure consumers receive quality services and counseling consumers so that vocational, medical, personal and behavioral issues are fully addressed.

Minimum Qualifications
  1. Bachelor’s degree in Counseling or a closely related field
  2. Ability to be flexible and adapt to needs of consumers
  3. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  4. Ability to manage multiple priorities
  5. Must have valid state Driver License with clear driving record and insurance coverage equivalent to the minimum amount required by the state (proof of insurance is required)
Preferred Qualifications
  1. Master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling

Reference Letters

Applicant Special Instructions

Qualified applications will be made available to the department/committee for review immediately upon submission. We ask that you provide email addresses for your reference providers and please be certain that the email addresses you list are accurate. If you are selected as a candidate for consideration by the department/committee, an instructional email will be sent to your reference providers to ask that they submit a reference letter on your behalf via a link to our reference portal. Separate reference letters will be requested for each position to which you apply (if applicable), so your reference providers will be contacted separately for each application on which you list them. Reference letters will not be copied from one application to another. You can assure your reference providers that our system is secure and that all letters are confidential. If your reference providers have trouble using the reference portal, please advise them to contact

Posting Number: SF0896P

Position Title: Career Readiness Counselor

Position Type: Professional/Salaried

Department: Human Services - Troy

Division: College of Health and Human Services

Campus: Troy

Work Status: Full-Time

Temporary: No

Location: Troy - T01

Will this position require driving (personal vehicle, university vehicle, utility vehicle, or golf cart) in order to perform the job duties?: Driving may be necessary but is not a primary responsibility

Work Hours: - 40 hours per week, to be determined - Some overnight travel within the state of Alabama is required

List any hazardous conditions or physical demands required by this position: N/A

Does this position have supervisory responsibility?: No

Posting Date: 04/02/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants: This position will be based in the Birmingham/Lakeshore office. Position is funded by external sponsor agency. Troy University is under no obligation to maintain this position if funding from external source is reduced or ceased.

Quick Link:

Solicit References Through the System?: Yes