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Oswego County Workforce NY Youth Works Summer Counselor in Fulton, New York

NY1338495 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) SUMMER COUNSELOR


Seasonal employment: 6/22/2020 - 8/21/2020

Base Wage: $17.00. /hr.
Hours: 35 hrs / week

Visits each participant and worksite supervisor a minimum of once per week. Assures that child labor laws, and federal and state regulations and Oswego County Workforce New York Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) policies are adhered to and that every effort is made to ensure the safety of the participants. Attempts to resolve worksite problems and informs the program coordinator of those situations. Picks up time sheets and supervisor evaluations and completes contact sheets, critical incident reports, counselor reports and Workers Compensation reports as appropriate. Facilitates educational components. Attends staff meetings and participates in client staffing with the Workforce New York administrators and staff as needed. Delivers, and obtains signatures on work site agreements. Refers participants to other appropriate services (e.g. TASC preparatory training, vocational education, or similar labor market preparatory activities). Completes exit interviews for each participant. Provides academic and/or work readiness enrichment activities to participants; such as: workshops to teach labor market attachment skills and similar instructional tasks. Performs other related duties as required or assigned by supervisory staff.

Additional duties may include phoning each participant to remind of enrollment meetings; conduct said meetings, contacting employers for approval of placements; educating worksite supervisors regarding program rules and regulations and child labor laws; delivering contracts; assisting with enrollment paperwork; handling some incoming phone calls.

Minimum qualifications include completion of four years of college, or completion of two years of college with one year of relevant work experience. Preference will be given to candidates with experience instructing/working with youth and young adults aged 14 years and older. Candidates must have the ability to work independently and must possess basic problem resolution skills. Must have valid drivers license.

To apply:

Download Oswego County employment application at:

Submit applications to:

Attn: SYEP
Oswego County Work Force New York
200 North Second Street
Fulton, N.Y. 13069