Migrant Labor Specialist, State of Wisconsin

Are you Bilingual in Spanish and looking for ways to get out of the office? Would you like to have something new to look forward to every day? Apply today for our Migrant Labor Specialist position! During the growing season this position will travel around Wisconsin conducting inspections of migrant housing camps and enforcing the Migrant Labor Laws. In the off-season this position will be a dynamic member of the Job Center, providing employment services to job seekers. 

The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) is a state agency charged with building and strengthening Wisconsin's workforce in the 21st century and beyond. The Department's primary responsibilities include providing job services, training, and employment assistance to people looking for work, at the same time as it works with employers on finding the necessary workers to fill current job openings.

DWD has a current vacancy for an Employment & Training Specialist position. This position is headquartered at the Job Center in Wisconsin Rapids at 320 W. Grand Avenue.

Join the DWD for the opportunity to help build the workforce to move Wisconsin forward! DWD offers an exciting place to work with a flexible work environment and an excellent benefits package that includes competitive health care premiums, a generous retirement plan, ample paid time off, flex spending accounts, and many opportunities to develop and grow your skills. Find out why we love to Work Wisconsin!

Position Summary:   
This position is assigned to the Bureau of Job Service within the Division of Employment & Training (DET). This position is responsible for administering and enforcing the state migrant labor law which includes migrant housing inspections, field sanitation inspections, farm labor contractor registration, work agreement and conduct complaint investigations. This position will also provide services primarily in Job Centers, but also is expected to travel and provide outreach services to high schools, technical colleges, community-based organizations, and other locations as necessary.