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Dept for the Blind & Vision Impaired

08/24/2022

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Minimum Qualifications

High School graduate or equivalent required. Proficient computer skills, familiarity with internet, Microsoft Windows operating system and Microsoft Office software. Demonstrated problem-solving and excellent customer service skills. Ability to perform duties independently without direct supervision; to lift up to 50 pounds and stand up to 8 hours; and to operate a pallet jack/ forklift.  Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

General warehousing and/or retail experience is highly desired.

Special Requirements

Fingerprint based criminal background check required for access to Federal Buildings and Military Bases

Special Instructions to Applicants

Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact recruitment@dars.virginia.gov for assistance. Minorities, Individuals with disabilities, Veterans, Americorp, Peace Corps, and other National Service Alumni are encouraged to apply.

Equal Opportunity Employer State applications will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:59 p.m. on the closing date through the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Job Board/Recruitment Management System (RMS). RMS provides a confirmation of receipt when your application is submitted successfully. Please refer to “Your Application” in your RMS account to check the status of your application for this position.

In support of the Commonwealth’s commitment to inclusion, we are encouraging individuals with disabilities to apply through the Commonwealth Alternative Hiring Process. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants will need to provide their Certificate of Disability (COD) provided by a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor within the Department for Aging & Rehabilitative Services (DARS). Veterans are encouraged to answer Veteran status questions and submit their disability documentation, if applicable, to DARS to get their Certificate of Disability. If you need to get a Certificate of Disability, use this link: https://www.vadars.org/drs/cpid/PWContact.aspx, or call DARS at 800- 552-5019.
 

If you have a Certificate of Disability (COD) provided by a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor please ensure to attach a copy of it along with any other documents.

 

To Apply:

https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/307914

 

E_mail: Darlene.klenzmann@dars.virginia.gov

Phone: 804-662-7003

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