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Employment Opportunities at PADD

The Purchase Area Development District is a partnership organization that offers support to city and county governments in the eight-county region of far western Kentucky.  We provide opportunities for community leaders to gather, share common concerns, and create innovative approaches to local and regional challenges.


We offer a diverse collection of services, touching every aspect of life in the Purchase. Human support, community support, information, and special projects - - the blending of these offerings provides a well-rounded approach to meeting the current and future needs of our region. The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer and offers an attractive compensation program.


AREA AGENCY ON AGING & INDEPENDENT LIVING
Program Director

Multi-jurisdictional, planning and development agency located in west Kentucky is seeking a highly motivated and dynamic individual to provide direct supervision and coordination of the Purchase Area Development District’s Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living Department. Applicants should have a Master's Degree in Social Services, Social Work, or Gerontology or a Business Degree with emphasis in Health Care Management or related field plus eight to ten (8-10) years of relevant experience. A Bachelor's Degree is acceptable with ten (10) plus years of relevant experience.

This position must function both in an administrative and programmatic capacity to ensure that all departmental work tasks are completed in conformation with all related program guidelines and regulations.  Must be able to handle multiple projects, work effectively with staff, public officials and general public on a regular basis. Travel to Frankfort, KY and occasional out-of-state training are necessary. Salary commensurate with degree and experience. Forward cover letter, resume, and three references to Human Services Associate Director, Purchase ADD, P.O. Box 588, Mayfield, KY 42066. EOE/AA/ADA.


COMMODITY & FOOD BANK PROGRAM
Warehouse Manager

The Purchase Area Development District is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Warehouse Manager for the eight counties of the Purchase area. Responsibilities will include scheduling pick up and deliveries for all commodity programs; oversee warehouse staff; oversee equipment and maintenance at warehouse; and other duties related to the distribution of the commodity food program. 

Skills needed include excellent verbal and written communications, self-direction, efficiency, ability to relate to customers and other professionals. Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel required. A current CDL license is required. A high school diploma is required. The PADD offers an attractive compensation package.  Send cover letter and resume to Purchase Area Development District, Attn: Associate Director of Community and Economic Development, P. O. Box 588, Mayfield, Kentucky 42066.  The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.


HOMECARE PROGRAM
Case Manager

The Purchase Area Development District is seeking an individual to work with senior adults as a Case Manager in the Kentucky Homecare program.  The Homecare Case Manager is responsible for assessment and on-going case management functions for older individuals living within the eight counties of the Purchase District. 

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or a related field or a degree in nursing.  Responsibilities include assessing consumers for eligibility, contacting consumers monthly by phone or in person, providing information and referral to consumers regarding other services, working cooperatively with partner agencies, adhering to the policy and procedure requirements of the program, and completing all necessary paperwork required, etc. 

Skills needed include excellent verbal and written communication, self-direction and excellent organizational skills, efficiency and attention to detail, and the ability to relate appropriately to consumers and other professionals.  Experience with the population served or case management experience is a plus.   The PADD offers an attractive compensation program and is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.   Send cover letter and resume to PADD, Attn:  Human Services Director, PO Box 588, Mayfield, KY  42066.  


WORKFORCE INVESTMENT ACT PROGRAM
Workforce Skills Specialist

The Purchase Area Development District is seeking an individual to provide eligibility and case management for Workforce Investment Act services.  A bachelor’s degree is required for this entry level position.  The ideal candidate will have experience in case management, career counseling, and computer based reporting.  Send cover and resume to PADD, Attn: Associate Director of Human Services, PO Box 588, Mayfield, KY  42066.  The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer. 
      

 

 

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