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Join our dynamic and growing team! EPI employs over 450 staff in a variety of job positions. Both full-time and part-time positions are available, as well as a variety of work hours.

We're looking for hardworking, energetic, compassionate, and trust worthy people to join our team and be positive role model for individuals with intellectual disabilities, an acquired brain injury or a serious mental illness. View our job openings.

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To apply for a career at EPI, view the current openings below and click on the link to learn more or apply. To apply for more than one position on a single application, complete the online application for one of the positions below, then email or call us (contact information at the bottom of the page) to tell us the additional position(s) for which you want to be considered.  We will make note of the additional position(s) on your application.

Applications can also be filled out online at the administrative office located at 760 Ansborough Ave., Waterloo, IA. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.


Job Title
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Department Shift Market Status*
Accounts Receivable Manager Accounting 1st Waterloo FT

Direct Support Professional
*Requires: High school diploma/GED

Adult & Children's Community Services Various shifts available Waterloo FT & PT available
Direct Support Professional
*Requires: AA/2 years experience
Adult Services - Mental Illness & Brain Injury
3rd Awake Waterloo FT
Direct Support Professional
*Requires: AA/2 years experience
Adult Services - Mental Illness & Brain Injury
Various shifts available Waterloo FT & PT available

Enclave Specialist
*Requires BA/1 year of experience

Employment Services 1st Waterloo FT
Group Leader CHOICE 1st Waterloo FT
Job Coach I Adult & Children's Community Services 1st Waterloo FT
Parent Services Specialist Child Care Resource & Referral 1st Waterloo/NE IA FT

Program Assistant
*Requires: High school diploma/GED/2 years of experience

Quality Improvement & Data Management 1st Waterloo FT
Program Manager Adult Community Living 1st Waterloo FT
Staff Development Manager Quality Improvement & Data Management 1st Waterloo FT

*FT = Full time, PT = Part time

Extensive training is provided in all job positions at time of hire, as needed, and on an on-going basis. Required training includes Mandatory Reporter, Medication Management, CPR, Blood Borne Pathogens, and OSHA "Right To Know". Training such as Overview of Disabilities, Confidentiality and Ethics, Managing Children, and Prevention of Harassment and Discrimination are examples of additional training that supports quality service and employee confidence.

All Direct Support Professional (DSP) positions require a reliable vehicle to transport clients, valid driver’s license, current auto insurance and able to provide two work/supervisor references. Above average writing and computer skills are required. One year of continuous employment is preferred. Post job offer physical with drug screen required.

Opportunities for Students
The positions described above provide excellent experience for students majoring in special education, elementary education, early childhood development, social work, family services, psychology, sociology, therapeutic recreation, and the health services field. Often, students choose to work full-time during the summer months, and reduce to part-time during the school year.

For more information regarding employment opportunities, contact us:

Staffing Assistant
HumanResources@episervice.org, (319) 232-6671.