Sample Job Description for Placement Coordinator

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Job title: Placement Coordinator

Location of the job: Cedar Hill, TX 75104

Years of Experience: 1 to 3 Years

Job Type: Full Time Employee

Education Level: Bachelor’s degree

Job Summary:

We are looking for a highly motivated, outgoing individual to fill the position of Placement Coordinator.​ This person will be responsible for the placement of children in foster homes and for recruiting and certifying of foster families.​

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Determining if apprentices have specified and unspecified needs that will contribute to the success of the driver.
  • Contacting the “inactive” apprentices and place them if appropriate
  • Utilizing the AS400 and send messages to trucks regarding transports of apprentices to meet with their over the road trainer.
  • Informing the Training Coordinators, and Driver Managers of their trainer’s and apprentices utilizing Access, AS400 and e-mail.
  • Placing the Apprentice participants together by exchanging all information, and arranging transportation if necessary.
  • Utilizing the Access Database and AS400 to establish the placements needed and priorities of the trainer participants.

Position Requirements:

  • Advanced Telephone and Computer Skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Highly motivated and self-sufficient
  • Excellent communication and follow-up skills
  • Extremely detail oriented

Salary: $14.00 – $18.00 Hourly DOE