Job Developer

Job Type

Full Time


Details: Salary range is competitive based on experience




4261 N. 5th Street
United States


PA CareerLink seeks a candidate for the position Job Developer to work full-time. The Job Developer is responsible to provide job placement services for participants of PA CareerLink - North.

Essential duties and skills include:

  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of job placements for all participants of the PA CareerLink - North center.
  • Visit and screen individual employers, develops specific work orders for each employer, and ensure that there are adequate jobs for all work ready job candidates.
  • Generate a constant pool of job orders into which job candidates can be placed.
  • Collaborate with other PA CareerLink staff to learn about job candidate skills or special needs that may be relevant in developing and securing job placements.
  • Maintain accurate employer profiles and job order listings.
  • Ensure that job orders are filled in a timely and effective manner.
  • Attend and participate in all staff and team meetings.
  • Prepare for and conduct quarterly presentation regarding placement status, progress, and strategy to comply with performance goals.
  • Organize job fairs and employer visits; assist with Job Club, and other activities.

Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities include:

  • BA/BS degree from an accredited college or university in a related field of study is preferred.
  • Prior sales, marketing, employment counseling or job development experience.
  • Knowledge of/experience navigating Philadelphia workforce development and social service systems.
  • Knowledge of employment services, job development strategies and labor market trends in a range of occupational fields (professional, skilled, semi-skilled and industrial).
  • Ability to outreach, network, and market participants and program.
  • Ability to motivate participants toward full-time, entry-level employment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Office and other widely utilized software applications.
  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) skills preferred.

To learn more about Esperanza, please visit us at


We offers a comprehensive employee health & wellness benefits program

Level of Language Proficiency


Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

2-year degree

How To Apply

For more information or to apply, send inquiries, resume, cover letter, and salary history to: Esperanza's HR Department at or 4261 N. 5th St., Philadelphia, PA 19140