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TRICO Opportunities, Inc. (TRICO) is committed to the maximum utilization of all human resources and the goal of Equal Employment Opportunity. TRICO provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) and an Affirmative Action Plan to all employees and applicants for employment and/or services without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or any other protected classification. 

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Skills Coach

TRICO Opportunities, Inc., 610 N. Hooper Street, Kingsford, MI  49802

Phone: (906) 774-5718

Do you like working with people? Do you like teaching new skills to people? TRICO is seeking applicants for a Full Time position, 30 - 35 hours/week. Wage negotiable depending on experience and education; advancement potential, vacation, sick, holiday pay, health insurance and retirement benefits available.

Background and driving records must be approved before consideration.

TRICO Opportunities, Inc. is an EEO.

Job Description

A Skills Coach provides direct assistance to individuals with barriers to employment. Teaching task completion and job skills, which may include developing modifications or providing accommodations, and helping to develop soft skills, social skills, and motivation, with the goal of competitive employment and greater community inclusion.

This position provides training and supervision in our recycling/contract work area at our facility.  The hours are 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.


  • Data Entry skills necessary

  • Preferred experience or education working with people with disabilities

  • Ability to inspire and motivate

  • Professional communication and interpersonal skills

  • Organizational and problem solving skills

  • Ability to operate a lift truck

  • Ability to perform and teach various jobs: general labor, cleaning, Material processing, machine operation and clerical


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/Equivalency

  • Supervisory experience preferred

  • Pay: $11.00 per hour with additional $2.25 per hour, for Direct Care

All applicants must fill out a TRICO employment packet to be considered for this position.