[nfbmi-talk] Job Posting Ending Soon
joe harcz Comcast
joeharcz at comcast.net
Tue Jan 28 03:56:23 UTC 2014
What utter garbage.
On the one hand it talks about a person pursuing a VR Counseling degree and
on the other hand it talks about simply being a student.
By the way there are no required affirmative action provisions for people
with disabilities in any of these jobs.
And that is a requirement of Section 501 of the Rehabilitation Act which
none of these clowns have apparently read.
Oh and on none of these jobs do they mention the ADA, 504 or other
disability rights denotations.
But, what am I thinking huh?
This is just another patronage slot and all of these jobs are, as Christine
Boone pointed out ways to contravene collective bargaining rights of state
employees to boot.
Ah what relative of some executive hack will get this job?
Moreover, if this position does get filled by a blind person by some freak
of circumstance what does anyone want to bet that he or she will be paid at
the lowest end of this scale here?
Of course we'll never know just how much these student assistents get paid
because none of us have enough money to pay the extortionate FOIA for such a
But I do digress....
I must take two aspirin and chase them down with Pepto Bismal.
Makes me rather ill actually.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Eagle" <markaeagle at yahoo.com>
To: "NFB Michigan Internet Mailing List" <nfbmi-talk at nfbnet.org>
Sent: Monday, January 27, 2014 10:14 PM
Subject: [nfbmi-talk] Job Posting Ending Soon
> STATE OF MICHIGAN
> Job Opportunities
> Job #: 6401-14-BSBP-2
> Job Title: Student Assistant - Intern - Vocational Rehabilitation
> Closing Date/Time: Wed. 01/29/14 5:00 PM Eastern Time
> Salary: $7.40 - $21.35 hourly
> $592.00 - $1,708.00 biweekly
> Job Type: Non Career
> Bargaining Unit: UNITED AUTO WORKERS (UAW)
> Location: Kalamazoo, Michigan
> Department: Licensing and Regulatory Affairs - LARA
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> Job DescriptionBenefitsSupplemental Questions
> This position will provide an internship opportunity to an individual
> pursing a Rehabilitation Counseling degree. This individual will work in
> Tandem with a vocational counselor at the BSBP Training Center
> coordinating and managing consumers who are receiving personal adjustment
> and vocational exploration training at the center. This individual will
> work with center staff, field staff and community partners to ensure that
> each consumer receives the training that is commiserate with his/her
> individual Plan for Employment or Independent living Older Blind plan.
> Required Education and Experience:
> Current enrollment in high school, vocational or technical school, or
> post-secondary educational institution.
> No specific type or amount is required.
> Additional Requirements and Information:
> The student must provide evidence of enrollment or acceptance to an
> educational institution.
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> View Position Description Here
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