The PLUS Company has been in business for over 40 years. We have offices in Nashua, Tewksbury and Lawrence, MA and employ over 160 full-time staff.
Benefits of Working at PLUS:
A Respectful Team Environment and the Opportunity to Make a Difference in People's Lives on Daily Basis.
In Addition, We Offer:
- 401b plan (up to 6% match after 1 year of employment)
- Health, Dental and Life Insurance (2 times annual salary)
- Long and Short-Term Disability
- Paid Time Off and we observe 12 National Holidays
- Employee Assistance Program
- Mileage reimbursement ($.45/mile)
- 18% discount at Verizon Wireless,
- Health and Wellness programs
- Free Flu Shots, HEP B Vaccination, and TB Test
- Relias Training - State and Agency-Mandated Training
- First Aid and CPR Training
- Auto-Insurance Program (Vantage Benefits)
We are always looking for people that are team oriented, self-motivated, committed, who take pride in their work and who have a passion for making someone's life better. We are seeking individuals who do whatever it takes to get the job done who work well with others. Saviors need not apply, we need people who understand boundaries and understand long-term perspective.
Average Tenure at PLUS is 5 Years
Over 50% of New Hires are Employee Referrals
Whether you want to help people in the community, in their jobs, in their homes, our Direct Support Professional staff get to experience the joy of helping people achieve their goals and live a happy life. Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) are people who work directly with individuals with physical disabilities and/or intellectual disabilities with the aim of assisting the individual to become integrated into his/her community or the least restrictive environment. Because our DSPs do a lot of driving, naturally, you must have an insured vehicle and current/valid driver's license and also be able to pass criminal background screen and Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services screen.
Direct Support Professionals Work with People in 4 Areas:
Helping someone be successful in their job is a very important role within PLUS. You will be assisting with soft and hard skills training, on-boarding, on-going support, and maintaining a positive relationship with employers.
Helping someone in their home is greatly rewarding, whether it's helping to setup schedules, teaching someone how to cook or do laundry, clean, take care of personal hygiene, this is critical component of our services.
Life Skills Development
Taking somebody to do their grocery shopping and making healthy choices. Helping someone with budgeting or money management. Helping to prepare meals for the week. Assisting with setting and transportation to Dr. Appointments are what keep our clients moving forward.
We partner with many organizations such as Boys and Girls Club, YMCA, Soup Kitchens, etc. to provide activities and opportunities for people to maximize their growth. If you like working in larger groups of people, then helping people in the community is the right thing for you. See what we're all about.
What's right for you?
Please submit resumes, cover letters and salary requirements to Brenda Merrill, Director of Operations, firstname.lastname@example.org or if you have any questions you can reach Brenda at (603) 889-0652 ext. 103