Under general direction of the Deputy Director of the Office of Equal Opportunity Monitoring & Compliance, in accordance with the Federal nondiscrimination requirements under 29 CFR Part 38 - Implementation of Non-Discrimination Policies and Procedures for the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) organizes, plans, controls, evaluates and executes the operation of the Illinois Equal Opportunity (EO ) and American with Disabilities act (ADA) Compliance Program for assigned WIOA workNet Centers statewide. Conducts on-site visits, including interviews, to local WIOA workNet Centers and performs reviews for EO and ADA compliance.
Plans, controls, evaluates and executes a system for assigned WIOA workNet Centers for evaluation of the effectiveness of DCEO's efforts to comply with the Federal non-discrimination requirements under 29 CFR Part 38 - Implementation of Non- Discrimination Policies and Procedures for WIOA. Develops a monitoring instrument and process for EO and ADA compliance to ensure compliance with nondiscrimination and equal opportunity provisions; provides recommendations for corrective remedial action where noncompliance is found; provides guidance and technical assistance to WIOA sub-grantees and Illinois workNetCenters in regards to EO and ADA compliance.
Conducts on-site visits to Illinois workNet Centers: reviews and monitors for EO and ADA compliance. Performs interviews, reviews records, makes observations, assesses service components and gathers information. Compiles and writes reports; reports noncompliance to Illinois workNet Centers and provides recommendations and information for compliance and problem resolution. Travels in performance of duty.
Monitors and evaluates information by reviewing statistical information and discrepancies for standard deviations in EO/ADA compliance; reports any deviations to the U.S. Civil Right Center and provides rational explanations on statistics.
Serves as a liaison for WIOA to the federal government including the U. S. DOL and Civil Rights Center; travels to and attends WIOA meetings and conferences with state and federal officials as the state EO/ADA Compliance Officer. Participates in training to maintain competency in EO/ADA policies and procedures.
Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated above. Position No: 13852-42-00-005-20-02
Minimum Requirements: Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of four years of college with courses in business or public administration; requires two years of responsible administrative experience in a public or business organization.
Of the two years of experience, requires experience administering an Equal Opportunity program and the American with Disabilities Act.
Requires a valid driver's license to meet travel requirements to conduct field visits.
Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact: 8:30AM - 5:00PM Monday – Friday, Days off: Saturday/Sunday
Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity
Equal Opportunity Compliance Monitor Office
500 East Monroe Street – Springfield, Illinois 62701
MAIL TO: Natalie Chambers, Human Resources Office
500 East Monroe, 1st Flr. - Springfield, Il 62701-1643
PHONE: 217-785-1577 FAXES ACCEPTED: 217-524-0189
NO EMAILS ACCEPTED
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Illinois Human Rights Act, State agencies must ensure that the employment process is accessible to persons with disabilities. Specifically, these laws require that the State provide reasonable accommodations upon request by individuals participating in all steps of the employment process. This includes the State of Illinois Rutan interview process.
CURRENT STATE EMPLOYEES:
Submit a Notice of Interest in Vacancy/Bid Form and CMS 100 Employment Application to the Agency Contact listed above. A separate Bid form AND Application is required for each Posting/Bid ID or your bid will be rejected.
Current state employees seeking a promotion should also submit a CMS 100B Promotional Application to CMS (address found in upper right corner of CMS 100B form). If you are a current State employee wishing to transfer, you must submit an Employee Transfer Request form. If no Employee Transfer Request form is submitted, you will not be considered for the position.
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This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at Work4Illinois@Illinois.gov or (217) 782-7100, (217) 785-3979 (TDD/TTY), (800) 526-0844 (TTY Only).
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NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.