Employment Opportunities

Blair Senior Services, Inc. provides equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or disability. Further, it is the intent and practice of the Agency to comply with all federal, state and local laws and regulations that govern these matters. Because of the basic nature of the Agency, particular attention will be given to older persons and all other legally protected groups under this policy.       

SENIOR CENTER COORDINATOR

Blair Senior Services, Inc., the Area Agency on Aging for Blair County and a non-profit organization, is seeking qualified applicants to fill a part-time position located at our Williamsburg Senior Center.  The responsibilities of this position include developing and coordinating social, educational and recreational programs and activities for consumers over the age of 60, coordinating daily meal service, data collecting and reporting, and working with volunteers.

Applicants must possess a high school education or equivalent and one year of relevant experience is preferred.  In addition, applicants must have excellent communication, problem solving and advanced computer skills, and be self-motivated with the ability to work independently.  The starting hourly wage is $13.11 and the hours for this position will be Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Interested applicants may apply in person between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. at our Altoona location at the address below, send a completed application (see link below), or a resume with three work-related references to:

Blair Senior Services, Inc.

1320 12th Avenue

Altoona, PA 16601-3308

 

Applications and resumes will be accepted through, Wednesday May 25, 2016.     

EOE/M/F

 

 VEHICLE OPERATOR - PART TIME

Blair Senior Services, Inc., the Area Agency on Aging for Blair County and a non-profit organization, is seeking qualified applicants to fill a full-time and a part-time position located in our Hollidaysburg office.  We provide over 120,000 trips annually to Blair County residents and average 25 vehicles in operation each work day.  As a result of the high demand for service, we’re looking for qualified applicants to transport consumers throughout the county in our Ford F350 Mini-Buses. 

Applicants must be 21 years of age or older, possess a high school diploma or equivalent, have a current valid PA driver’s license, a good driving record and have a genuine empathy and respect for older persons and/or persons with special needs.  Applicants must be able to assist consumers using a variety of mobility devices.  The starting hourly wage is $8.72 and we offer an excellent benefit package that includes paid vacation and sick time.  

 Interested applicants may apply in person between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., send a completed application (see link below), or a resume with three work-related references to:

Blair Senior Services, Inc.

1320 12th Avenue

Altoona, PA 16601 

                                                                                                EOE/M/F                                                                                                                                                                      

 

Applications and resumes will only be accepted when open positions are advertised. Blair Senior Services, Inc. requires that all employees successfully complete a pre-employment background check and other testing, as required, as a condition of employment. 

 If you have questions regarding specific positions, please contact the Human Resources Department at    (814) 946-1235. Click for access to the Agency's Employment Application.