Mid-Cumberland Job Opportunities


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Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency's In-Home Services provides essential services to elderly and disabled individuals within their own homes. Part-Time Positions are available in the following counties: Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Houston, Humphreys, Montgomery, Robertson, Rutherford, Stewart, Sumner, Trousdale, Williamson, and Wilson. $10 case rate with work available during the day, evening, or weekend.

Duties include: Light housekeeping, Meal Preparation, Errands, Socialization, and Personal Care including bathing, toileting, dressing, feeding. Candidates must be at least 21 years of age with a high school diploma or GED. Candidates must be able to follow instructions, communicate well, work independently, document work performed, have reliable transportation, proof of insurance, & a clean background check. CNA or previous experience working with elderly/disabled individuals or within the healthcare field is helpful but not required. EOE.

Rural Planning Coordinator

Full time with benefits; $48,000 -$53,000

Position is responsible for the coordination of rural transportation planning in accordance with the provisions of Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) act. Rural Planning Coordinator may be assigned to work in any area of transportation planning and may participate in the varied development, monitoring, and coordination of transportation planning projects for counties and cities making the Middle Tennessee Rural Planning Organization. Assists in the development and review of guidelines for coordination of land use and transportation decisions between Tennessee Department of Transportation and Middle Tennessee Rural Planning Organization communities.

Professional and administrative work involves coordinating rural transportation initiatives and serving as a liaison with local government officials and the Tennessee Department of Transportation-Long Range Planning for the Middle Tennessee Rural Planning Organization. Successful candidate will assist in the development of Rural Regional Transportation plans, Corridor Management Agreements, and various transportation plans. Provides technical assistance to local community partners and Consultation Organizations. Participates in regular collaborative opportunities with metropolitan transportation planning organizations, rural transportation consultation organizations, cities, and counties.

Reviews new and established federal, state, and local plans and policies and makes recommendations for implementation. Maintains a comprehensive, current knowledge of applicable policies, procedures, programs, codes, regulations and standards; conducts research and maintains an awareness of new issues, methods, equipment, trends and advances in the profession; reads professional literature to stay up to date with best practices; maintains professional affiliations; participates in continuing education activities; attends meetings, conferences, workshops and training sessions as appropriate.

Attends meetings, serves on committees, and makes presentations as needed; participates on review committees, policy committees, or other committees; represents the Middle Tennessee Rural Planning Organization at public meetings and statewide events; coordinate and organize Executive Board and Technical Committee meetings for the Middle Tennessee Rural Planning Organization.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from an accredited four year university with an B.A. or B.S. Degree in Urban or Regional Planning, Business Administration, Public Administration, Geography, Transportation or related field; considerable experience in transportation planning and program management; Geographic Information Systems (GIS); strong analytical, decision making and organizational skills; significant communication and interpersonal skills; or any equivalent combinations of education or experience.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:Send resume by fax to L. Boyd at (615) 309-2697 or email to lboyd@lbmc.com

SELECTION PROCEDURE:Candidates will be interviewed and the best applicant will be selected. EOE