Applications are accepted in person at the JARC office from 10am to 4pm, Monday - Friday. 

Email resumes to:
or fax to 248-538-6615


To insure and maintain the high quality of our services, JARC hires only the best, most qualified staff. JARC was recently named a 2012 TOP WORKPLACE by the Detroit Free Press.

JARC was also honored in 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 as one of Metropolitan Detroit's 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For.  This award recognizes JARC as one of the best employers in the Detroit area from the standpoint of employee attraction, retention and satisfaction.

JARC is currently offering full-time, part-time, weekend, and occasional employment in a variety of professional positions.  Employee benefits are outstanding and include:

  • A retirement plan (403b)
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • A Tuition/Scholarship Program
  • Generous Vacation/Sick Time

Current Open Positions:


Maintenance Assistant

JARC is seeking a full time Maintenance Assistant.  Qualified candidates must have custodial experience, ability to do some heavy lifting and light maintenance inside and outside of JARC’s property.

Duties include keeping the office building clean, basic weeding, keep walkways clear of snow, setting up conference rooms for various meetings, changing light bulbs, light maintenance duties and assisting in execution of vehicle maintenance and repairs.  Please use job code MA-W when applying.


Human Resources Coordinator

JARC is seeking a part-time Human Resources Coordinator to assist Human Resources Manager with all HR-related needs. Coordinator is responsible for screening job applicants, conducting interviews, administering new staff orientations, performing and tracking staff training, and maintaining the HR database and all personnel files. Bachelor’s degree required. Experience in HR or a communication-based field preferred.  Please use job code HR-W when applying.


Assistant Home Managers

JARC is seeking experienced Assistant Managers to coordinate the care of individuals who require 24-hour care and supervision in group home settings.  Responsibilities include coordinating the physical and medical care, hygiene needs, and transportation for the people living in the home, meal planning and preparation, as well as assisting the Group Home Manager with scheduling and supervision of the home staff.  $10.50/hour once training is complete.

A valid Michigan driver's license and high school diploma/GED are required, as well as experience in residential care or with people with disabilities.  Management experience is preferred. [Job Code AM-W].


Program Coordinator

JARC is seeking a full time, high-energy Program Coordinator to supervise group home managers and independent living staff, as well as work with families and funding sources. Bachelor’s degree required MSW a plus. Residential and managerial experience required, preferably with a 24-hr program. Competitive salary. Please use job code PC-W


Direct Support Professionals and Respite Care Workers

JARC is seeking energetic, caring people to work with individuals with disabilities in group homes, individual homes, in family homes and in the community.  Direct Support Professionals and Respite/CLS Workers provide support, interaction and care for people with developmental disabilities of all ages.  The position entails assisting with daily living tasks and personal care,  teaching skills and accompanying the individual on activities in the community.  Seeking full-time, part-time and occasional workers.  A valid Michigan driver’s license and a high school diploma/GED are required.  Experience working with individuals with disabilities is preferred.  Must be available afternoons and weekends.  Pay rate is $10.00/hr with a pay increase after 6 months of continued employment.  [Direct Support Professionals use job code DSP-W, Respite Care Workers use job code RCW-W]

 *Also seeking Direct Support Professionals fluent in American Sign Language.