Our employees are our greatest resource.
Project Genesis employees share a passion for making a difference, one person at a time. Our reputation has been earned by their excellence. And in return, they are met with an award-winning workplace culture that challenges, nurtures and values them.
Hartford Courant Top Workplace 2015
Our employees receive thorough training, regular feedback, and growth opportunities, enabling them to deliver high quality services and advance their career.

Our employees receive thorough training, regular feedback, and growth opportunities, enabling them to deliver high quality services and advance their career.

They also receive a competitive compensation package that includes:

  • Competitive starting wages
  • Medical, dental, and life insurance
  • 401K and profit sharing
  • Professional development
  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Employee assistance program
Develop the best in yourself and others.

Join a team that is committed to helping people with disabilities live full and independent lives in their communities.

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UPCOMING RECRUITING EVENTS
As a community-based provider, we recruit, work, and train in your community.

Look for Project Genesis at the following recruiting events! We look forward to meeting prospective applicants, discussing programs and positions, and exploring an alignment between your abilities and our current opportunities.

Attendees will generally complete an application at the event and speak to a manager or human resource representative.

Waterbury American Job Center
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 – 12pm to 3pm
249 Thomaston Avenue, Waterbury, CT 06702

Eastern Connecticut State University
ECSU Fall 2017 Career Fair
Wednesday, October 25 – 12pm – 3pm
Sports Center, ECSU, 83 Windham Street, Willimantic, CT

New London Day Job Fair
Monday, October 30 – 10am – 2pm
Mystic Marriott, 625 North Rd, Groton, CT

ACQUIRED BRAIN INJURY MEDICAID WAIVER PROGRAM

Through the Acquired Brain Injury program, Project Genesis employees provide high-caliber, non-medical supports to help individuals develop the skills necessary to enjoy an independent and productive lifestyle.

Open Positions Include:

Companions – Ref ABI100

Companions work one on one with individuals with brain injuries to provide non-medical care, supervision, and socialization in accordance with the client’s service plan. Minimum requirements: H.S. Diploma or equivalent, experience working with disabilities preferred.

Opportunities include:

  • Andover: PT, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Bristol, PT, PD, Sunday, 1 – 6 pm
  • Chester: PT, PD, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Clinton: PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • East Lyme: PD, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • East Windsor: FT, PD, Overnights, Weekends
  • Glastonbury: PT, Days, Weekends
  • Groton: PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Manchester: PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Mansfield: FT, PT, PD, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Middletown: PD, Weekends
  • Mystic: PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • New London: PT, PD, Day, Weekends
  • Norwich: PT, PD, Days, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Plainfield: FT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Rocky Hill: PT, PD, Evenings Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Stafford: FT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • South Windsor: FT, PT, PD: Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Vernon: PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays
  • Waterbury: FT, PT, PD Evenings, Overnights, Weekends
  • Wethersfield: PD, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Willimantic: FT, PT, PD, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
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Living Skills Trainers – Ref ABIST230

Living Skills Trainers deliver services on an individual basis to persons with acquired brain injuries.  Services provided are intended to improve the individual’s ability to live independently in the community. Minimum requirements: H.S. Diploma or equivalent, and 2 years’ experience working with ABI, or Bachelor’s Degree and 1 year experience working with ABI.

Opportunities include:

  • Andover: PT, Days, Weekdays
  • Bristol: FT, Days, Weekdays
  • Chester: PT, PD, Days, Weekends
  • Clinton: PD, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Colchester: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • East Hartford: PD, Weekdays
  • East Lyme: PT, PD, Evenings, Weekends
  • Groton: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Jewett City: PT, Days, Weekdays
  • Manchester: PD, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Middletown: PT, PD, Days, Weekdays
  • Mystic: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays
  • New London: PD, Days, Weekdays
  • Norwich: PT, PD, Days, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Plainfield: PD, Weekdays
  • Somers: FT, Days, Weekdays
  • South Windsor: PT, PD, Days, Weekdays
  • Stafford: FT, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Vernon: FT, PT, Days, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Waterbury: PT, Days, Weekends
  • Wethersfield: PT, PD, Days, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Willimantic: FT, PT, PD, Weekends
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Full Time Substitute Companions – Ref ABI200

Full Time Substitute Companions work one on one with individuals with brain injuries to provide non-medical care, supervision, and socialization in accordance with client’s service plan. Full Time Companion Substitutes work flexible hours, second and third shifts, weekdays and weekends, in Hartford and Middlesex or Windham and New London Counties. Position includes full time benefits and premium rate. This is a perfect position for someone who is interested in gaining a wide range of experiences by working with a variety of individuals. Minimum requirements: H.S. Diploma or equivalent, experience working with disabilities preferred.

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Note: All positions require reliable transportation and valid driver’s license. Interested applicants, please select the Apply Now button below, mail resume/salary requirements to Project Genesis, Inc. P.O. Box 799, Willimantic, CT 06226, or fax to (860) 456-7417. Include the appropriate Ref Code on the subject line. EOE/AA

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ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES JOBS PROGRAM

Through the Adults with Disabilities Program, employees help adults find and keep a job by providing Work Evaluations, Job Coaching, Working Interviews, School-to-Work Transition services, and On the Job Training.

Open Positions Include:

Job Coaches – Ref JC101

Job Coaches provide skills training and job counseling at local job sites to adults with disabilities. Ideal for individuals able to work during the day as needed but wanting flexibility for personal plans. Qualified candidates including college students and retirees welcome to apply. Minimum requirements: High School diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s Degree preferred and 1 year of experience in the Human Services field. Ideal candidates will have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Opportunities include:

  • JC101 –  Per diem flexible positions available, including 1st and 2nd shifts, in the Enfield, Hartford, Manchester, Middletown, New London, Norwich areas.
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Note: All positions require reliable transportation and valid driver’s license. Interested applicants, please select the Apply Now button below, mail resume/salary requirements to Project Genesis, Inc. P.O. Box 799, Willimantic, CT 06226, or fax to (860) 456-7417. Include the appropriate Ref Code on the subject line. EOE/AA

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SPECIAL EDUCATION SUPPORT SERVICES PROGRAM

Through the SESS program, employees provide one-on-one transition services to students diagnosed with intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, PDD/NOS, emotional disabilities, and mental illness.

Open Positions Include:

Education Mentor – Ref SESS101

Want to make a different in a young person’s life? Education Mentors in our Special Education Support Services Program work 1:1 with students with special needs in community settings. Experience in human services, education in disabilities, and/or education required. Knowledge of mental health related issues, behavior management and transition skills including job coaching, functional academics, and daily living skills helpful. Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to work independently and in community settings.

Opportunities include:

  • Chaplin (Parish Hill): FT, PT, Days
  • Columbia: FT, PD, Days
  • East Hartford: FT, PD, Days
  • Killingly: FT, PT, PD, Days
  • Hartford: FT, PD, Days
  • Marlborough: PT, PD, Days
  • Milford: PD, Days
  • Norwich: FT, Days
  • Orange: PD, Days
  • Plainville: FT, Days
  • Southbury: FT, Days
  • Windham: FT, PT, PD, Days
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Note: Must have reliable transportation, valid driver’s license, ability to obtain an Endorsement A license upon hire and be willing to travel within a 30-mile radius. Interested applicants, please select the Apply Now button below, mail resume and salary requirements to Project Genesis, Inc. P.O. Box 799, Willimantic, CT 06226, or fax to (860) 456- 7417. Include the appropriate Ref Code on the subject line. EOE/AA

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MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION
Open Positions Include:

Program Manager – Ref PM2000

Project Genesis Inc. is growing and looking for individuals passionate about taking a leadership role to support adults and children with disabilities in the Central Connecticut region. Responsibilities include case management, program coordination, supervision of staff, scheduling, reporting, and implementation of behavior plans. A Bachelor’s degree in a human services, education, or related field and minimum 2 years’ supervisory experience required. Experience providing daily living skills, vocational services, teaching, job development, and job coaching in community based settings or group homes helpful. Excellent benefits, competitive salary, and great work environment with a progressive, growing Social Service organization.

Interested applicants please select the Apply Now button below, mail resume/salary requirements to Project Genesis, Inc., P.O. Box 799, Willimantic, CT 06226 or fax to (860) 456-7417. Include the appropriate Ref Code on the subject line. EOE/AA

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HR Coordinator

At Project Genesis, we believe everyone has the right to a full range of life experiences. And we know that each person who desires to live and work in their community can be successful, regardless of the obstacles they face.

We serve individuals throughout Connecticut with:

  • acquired brain injury
  • intellectual or emotional disabilities
  • autism spectrum disorder
  • substance abuse
  • mental illness and more

Project Genesis employees share a passion for making a difference, one person at a time. Our reputation has been earned by their excellence. And in return, they are met with an award-winning workplace culture that challenges, nurtures and values them.

Project Genesis, Inc. seeks a Human Resource Coordinator to assist the agency in carrying out various human resource processes and programs for our valued employees. Responsibilities include onboarding, employee relations, benefits administration, safety administration, unemployment, FMLA and other leave administration, and compliance. Works collaboratively with HR recruitment specialist and reports to Chief Human Resource Officer. Position works out of main office in Willimantic with occasional travel within the state to meet with employees and provide training.

Ideal candidate has strong oral and written communication skills, attention to detail, organizational skills, and proficiency in ADP, Word and Excel.  Bachelor’s degree and three years of HR generalist experience required. Working knowledge of HR laws, regulations, and practical applications. Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license required. Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification preferred.

Interested applicants please select the Apply Now button below, mail resume/salary requirements to Project Genesis, Inc. P.O. Box 799, Willimantic, CT 06226, or fax to (860) 456-7417.

Include Ref HR100 on Subject Line, EOE/AA

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