OU is a great place to learn and grow. We are always looking for dedicated, hardworking professionals who want to help others reach their full potential. If you are interested in a career with Opportunities Unlimited please fill out our OU Application Form (Available positions listed below).
Above all else, Opportunities Unlimited offers a rewarding work environment. You can surround yourself with like-minded caring individuals who are truly looking to make a difference.
RN or LPN: Full-time hours from 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. three shifts a week and part-time hours from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. one shift a weekend.
Primary duties include: provides nursing/medical care to all persons served by OU while ensuring quality and excellence in care. Requirements include: LPN or RN degree, previous nursing experience is preferred, and those that are compassionate with helping others.
Waiver Specialist: Full-time or part-time hours: Day and evening hours and shifts available from 1st shift (6:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.), 2nd shift (2:30 p.m.- 10:30 p.m.) and 3rd shift (10:30 p.m.- 6:30 a.m.) must be able to work weekends. Some half shifts are available.
Primary duties include: Mentoring, teaching, coaching, guiding, reminding, demonstrating, redirecting and caring for persons served. Accompany and provide supervision at all times, including all community outings to promote socialization, integration and life endeavors. Prompting, guiding and reminding according to individualized goals per the treatment/behavior plan. Requirements include: HS diploma or GED, valid driver’s license, and compassionate about helping others.
Home Community Based Services Support Professional: Part-time hours: Monday-Friday 2 p.m.- 7 p.m. and/or Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Primary duties include: Provide direct supervision for persons served while assisting with general daily living skills and needs in their homes and/or the community as assigned. Understands and effectively implements activities geared toward achieving goals for persons served including but not limited to life skills, personal care, leisure involvement, physical/social/emotional supports. Prepares timely and accurate documentation including but not limited to program documentation, communication logs, incident reports, seizure reports, M.A.R., and behavior documents. Requirements include: a valid driver’s license and compassionate helping others with disabilities.
Residential Counselor: Full-time hours: 1st shift (6:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.), 2nd shift (2:30 p.m.- 10:30 p.m.) and 3rd shift (10:30 p.m.- 6:30 a.m.) must be able to work weekends.
Primary duties include: Provide supportive and direct encouragement to assist persons served in general daily living skills in their residence.
Effectively implements active treatment programming while maintaining a homelike atmosphere for persons served [i.e. formal and informal program implementation, cooking, assistance with mealtimes at home/center, cleaning, personal hygiene, leisure involvement (at home /in community), and providing emotional, spiritual, social and physical supports. Requirements include: HS Diploma or GED, a valid driver’s license, and compassionate about serving those with brain and spinal cord injuries.
Job Coach: Full-time hours: 1st shift from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. Monday-Friday (some weekend hours may be required based on persons served needs)
Primary duties include: Providing direct care to assist persons served in reaching their employment goals. They also support their peers by offering guidance and modeling leadership. A college degree, a valid driver’s license, and previous experience serving individuals with special needs is preferred.
Maintenance Technician (entry level): Full-time hours: Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.-some on-call weekend hours may be required
Primary duties include: Providing maintenance care to OU’s grounds, equipment and facilities in a safe manner which includes: mowing, weed eating, trimming hedges, snow blowing, snow shoveling, and placing salt down in high traffic areas. Provider persons served and staff the assistance necessary to resolve facility and/or equipment related problems. Prioritize and complete work orders in a timely fashion, conduct inspections, perform general scheduled upkeep, and complete routine maintenance as needed. Perform janitorial and custodial duties as needed. Requirements include: HS Diploma or GED, a valid driver’s license, and previous maintenance experience is preferred.
When you join our team, the following items are available (based upon position and employment status):
Health and wellness
Please feel free to complete an online application or to call the Center for more information (712) 277-8295.
You may also contact our Human Resources Department with any questions or concerns.