Employment Services Director

Administer employment service programs.
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Salary Range
~ $165,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Employment Services Directors do?

Administers employment service program: Plans and executes policies and procedures to provide statewide employment services under authority of federal and state regulations. Coordinates local office operations with staff services, such as counseling, testing, job analysis, farm placement, recruitment and staff training, and human resource development to achieve program objectives. Negotiates agreements with other state agencies to provide assistance in cooperative projects. Reviews operating reports to determine effectiveness of program. Attends conferences with government officials, employers, labor leaders, and other parties to secure assistance in formulating policies for new or ongoing programs.

Should I be an Employment Services Director?

You should have a bachelor's degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.
  • High Achiever: You love the challenge of tackling difficult work.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • Also known as: Director, Employment Services

    How to Become an
    Employment Services Director

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