Part - Time Vocational Specialist

Position Title

Part - Time Vocational Specialist - Burke Industries - Kirbyville, TX

Position Number

P #763

General Description

The hourly Vocational Specialist will be responsible for the daily management of services provided within the Kirbyville Burke Industries Program. The Vocational Specialist is responsible for: supervising the litter crew/s, ensuring consumer's daily goals are met and documentation is complete, monthly income reports are submitted, approving time for client payroll, reviewing and tracking contract data, assisting the manager with the development and monitoring of contract schedules and performances, workers and consumer's welfare and safety, and maintaining a safe working and training environment, and any other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.


Required:  Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent.


Preferred:  One (1) year of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities.


Required:  Valid Texas driver's license.

Special Requests or Comments

Required:  Must be physically able to complete required courses to include, but not limited to, SAMA, CPR, First Aid, Defensive Driving, Van Driving and training modules.  Must have a driving record insurable by Burke's insurance administrator. Must have the ability to use a computer to document appropriately and keep detailed records.

Physical Requirements

Required: Sight, hearing, talking, walking, lifting up to 50 pounds, prolonged standing, bending and/or kneeling, driving a vehicle, hand/finger dexterity.


Monday - Friday; 29 hours per week.


$10.00 an hour