Phone: (309) 827-0377

Employment/Internships

Project Oz has been providing human services to McLean and Livingston counties for more than 40 years.  We seek talented individuals who love working with young people, have great communication skills, and who are good at connecting people and resources. 

Current Employment Opportunities

Career Development Specialist (full-time)

                      We’re adding to our fantastic team…

Project Oz has a full-time opening for a Career Development Specialist to work with 16-24 year olds in a Community Youth Employment Program.

Duties include recruiting and assisting youth to find and keep long-term employment, providing life skills and job training, and acting as a liaison between employers and youth in job placements.

Bachelor’s degree required.  Must have excellent communication skills, strong mediation and organizational skills, as well as be able to pass extensive background checks. Safe, reliable transportation and good driving history are required.

Competitive salary, excellent benefits, and flexible work environment are provided.

For consideration, please submit online application at https://www.projectoz.org/careers/and include cover letter and resume.

For questions, contact Human Resources at HR@projectoz.org.

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Internship Opportunities

If you are a college student, you may be able to get internship credit with Project Oz. Internships are typically available for 2 semesters.

Our Drug Prevention and Education staff work in public schools presenting classes and leading youth groups that work to prevent or reduce youth drug use. Our Youth Services staff work with runaway and homeless youth in crisis response, housing, skills-building classes, street-based outreach, job and education planning, safety planning, and much more. Contact Abbey at 309-827-0377.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Project Oz ensures equal employment opportunity without discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, military status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.  Project Oz is a drug-free workplace.