Employment Opportunities

Tabor is a non-profit community benefit organization providing services that foster housing and financial stability in Lancaster County, PA. Tabor assists over 5,000 clients annually, has 50+ staff and an annual operating budget of $4.5 million. Tabor has served Lancaster County residents more than 50 years. Tabor's mission: To help strengthen the Lancaster County community by giving people the tools and inspiration to meet their housing and financial challenges and by revitalizing our surroundings. 

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Phyllis Stacks. If you are interested in an internship, please contact Warren Atkins.

Staff Accountant

Tabor Community Services, a non-profit community benefit organization providing programs and services to foster housing and financial stability in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is seeking candidates for a full-time position Staff Accountant.

 

This position is responsible for day-to-day accounting tasks such as accounts payable processing, accounts receivable invoicing.

Key Qualifications:

  • Minimum education requirements –Associate degree in accounting required. Bachelor degree in Accounting preferred.

  • Minimum 1 year accounting experience required. 2-3 years experience preferred. Previous experience with non-profit organizations preferred.

  • Knowledge and expertise in Microsoft Office and accounting systems. Familiarity with Quickbooks or MIP preferred.

  • Adaptive personality to work well with independently as well as part of a team of counterparts/service providers.

  • Effective oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to effectively manage and organize multiple tasks and priorities simultaneously.

  • Desire to continuously learn and improve.

  • Sensitivity to cultural and socioeconomic characteristics of population served.

  • A commitment to empowering others to solve their own problems.

  • A conviction about the capacity of people to grow and change.

  • The capacity to maintain a helping role and to intervene appropriately to meet service goals.

  • The ability to set and meet deadlines effectively.

  • Must respect confidential nature of business financial and personnel information.

This is a full-time position working 40 hours per week.

Qualified applicants should send, via e-mail (preferred) or U.S. mail, a letter detailing their interest and qualifications, resume, and the names with contact information for 3 references to:

Karra Black

kblack@tabornet.org

 

Postal address:

308 E. King Street

Lancaster, PA 17602

Maintenance Technician

Tabor Community Services, a non-profit community benefit organization providing programs and services to foster housing and financial stability in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is seeking qualified candidates for the new position of a full-time Maintenance Technician.

 

The Maintenance Technician performs a variety of work in the general maintenance and repair of buildings, facilities, and equipment needed to assure all required building code regulations and inspections are met, and conducts self in a manner which positively reflects on Tabor as a highly professional organization.

Key Qualifications include:

  • High school education required. Post-secondary training preferred.

  • Previous maintenance experience preferred. Any combination of education, training and experience which demonstrates ability to perform the duties and responsibilities as described including work related work experience in one or more of the building trades.

  • Ability to use computers for email and service order requests.

  • Knowledge of the following trades: carpentry, plumbing, glass replacement, painting, masonry, grounds keeping, appliance repair, and electrical wiring: standard practices and tools used in the maintenance and repair for building facilities; safety practices and procedures related to the building trades

  • Fluency in speaking and writing English is required, bilingual fluency in English and Spanish strongly preferred.

  • Effective use of a variety of hand and power tools.

  • Maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with those contracted in the course of work assignments, clients and supervisor.

  • Organizational skills to efficiently and effectively manage workload and service orders.

  • Must secure all state mandated child abuse and criminal background certifications/clearances and pass a motor vehicle record check in accordance with Tabor policy.

  • Must possess valid PA driver’s license and proof of automotive insurance meeting the minimum requirements of Tabor’s policies.

Qualified applicants should send, via e-mail (preferred) or U.S. mail, a letter detailing their interest and qualifications, resume, and the names with contact information for 3 references to:

Warren Atkins, HR Coordinator

watkins@tabornet.org

 

Postal address:

308 E. King Street

Lancaster, PA 17602

Custodian for TLC & Tabor

Tabor Community Services, a non-profit community benefit organization providing programs and services to foster housing and financial stability in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is seeking qualified candidates for the new position of Custodian for TLC & Tabor. TLC is a division of Tabor.

 

TLC, located at 105 E King Street in Lancaster, is a 5 story, 52 unit, temporary shelter facility in the City of Lancaster providing interim housing with supportive services for individuals, families, and veterans experiencing homelessness and is home to Veterans’ Victory House. The goal of TLC’s programs is to assist people experiencing homelessness to reach their goal of safe, sustainable permanent housing.

 

The TLC & Tabor Custodian position is based at TLC, but also provides twice-weekly cleaning of Tabor’s offices at 308 E King St. Together, the work at both locations makes a full time benefits-eligible position.

Key Qualifications include:

  • At least 1 year custodial/janitorial experience preferred

  • Ability to be highly responsible and work independently with attention to detail and neatness

  • Ability to use computers proficiently for email and record keeping

  • Fluency speaking and writing English required; bilingual in English and Spanish strongly preferred

  • Proficiency or ability to become proficient on the risks, dangers, and safe effective use and storage of a variety of cleaning chemicals and sanitizing products in a residential environment

  • Organizational skills to efficiently manage workload and inventory of supplies

  • Demonstrated sensitivity to persons of varied economic and cultural backgrounds

  • Ability to maintain appropriate professional boundaries with staff and TLC participants

 

Review of resumes will begin around June 25, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

 

Qualified applicants should send, via e-mail (preferred) or U.S. mail, a letter detailing their interest and qualifications, resume, and the names with contact information for 3 references to:

Roger Steffy, Director of TLC

rsteffy@tabornet.org

 

Postal address:

105 E. King Street

Lancaster, PA 17602

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Phyllis Stacks. If you are interested in an internship, please contact Warren Atkins.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Tabor Community Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, disability, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, citizenship, veteran status or genetic information.

Americans with Disabilities Act

Applicants as well as employees who are or become disabled must be able to perform the essential duties and responsibilities either unaided or with reasonable accommodation. The agency shall determine reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis in accordance with applicable law.

TLC Program Reporting Assistant

Tabor Community Services, a non-profit community benefit organization providing programs and services to foster housing and financial stability in Lancaster County, PA, is seeking qualified candidates for several part-time Program Reporting Assistant (PRA) positions at TLC.

TLC is a 5 story, 52 unit temporary residential facility in the City of Lancaster providing interim housing with supportive services for individuals, families, and veterans experiencing homelessness and is home to Veterans’ Victory House. The goal of TLC’s programs is to assist people experiencing homelessness to reach their goal of safe, sustainable permanent housing.

The PRA staff team work the TLC front desk 24/7/365. PRAs are customer service professionals who: offer a friendly greeting and a listening ear to everyone; manage the flow of people in and out of the building; ensure a safe, respectful, and caring environment for all; and report significant observations/happenings to TLC managers and case workers. The PRAs are supervised by the TLC Operations Manager.

Key Qualifications include:

  • Education in social work or a related human services field preferred

  • Strong customer service skills

  • Fluency speaking and writing English required; bilingual in English and Spanish strongly preferred

  • PRAs work various 8 hour shifts around the clock including weekends and holidays

  • Ability to engage respectfully and effectively with a wide variety of people by listening non-judgmentally without giving advice or trying to fix things for people

  • Willingness to do whatever needs doing which includes a lot of supportive listening, receiving and documenting donated items, helping keep the common area in good order, administering breathalyzer and drug screens, helping people de-escalate, being an encourager and “cheer-leader,” and being respectfully firm about the program rules and expectations

Review of resumes is ongoing and will continue until all positions are filled. Qualified applicants should send, via e-mail (preferred) or U.S. mail, a cover letter, resume, and the names with contact information for 3 references to:

Roger Steffy

TLC Director

rsteffy@tabornet.org

Postal Address:

105 East King Street

Lancaster, PA 17602

Tabor Community Services is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. A copy of the official registration and financial information for Tabor Community Services, Inc. may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling, toll free within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

 

Open: Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM

308 E. King Street, Lancaster, PA 17602

Mailing Address: PO Box 1676, Lancaster, PA 17608-1676

Tel: 717-397-5182 | Fax: 717-399-4127

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Tabor Community Services is a HUD Appoved Agency
Tabor Community Services is a member of the NFCC
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