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What is it like to work here?

What are our Core Values?

We create new opportunities for SUCCESS
in the workplace, every day

Founded in 1982, Work Opportunities Unlimited is a community-based employment service provider specializing in placing job seekers who experience barriers to employment. Our services are designed to give youth and adults, who may experience a disability or other barrier, the opportunity to obtain competitive employment with businesses in the community. Our company has grown from one person to a workforce of hundreds that serves thousands of adults and students annually.

The success of our company is driven by the strength of our team. We work closely with our employees to create an innovative, creative and rewarding work environment in which we all thrive.

When you join the Work Opportunities Unlimited team, you will have the opportunity to impact the lives of others, while at the same time develop professionally. This opportunity will put you in a position to assist individuals with barriers to employment achieve their goal of securing and maintaining both long-term employment and community connections. Ultimately your efforts will help those with disabilities or other barriers achieve their goals and change the world of work.

The best talent around. Our Career Resource Specialists (CRS) handle a variety of roles, which include helping clients develop career goals, teaching pre-vocational and job retention skills, providing life skills training, and coaching our clients to help them maximize success. Our diverse team has experience from many industries and disciplines. Our common goal: to create new opportunities for success in the workplace, every day!

Making an impact. We network within communities, generate and cultivate strong relationships with local businesses and develop partnerships with employers to secure community-based, long-term employment for our diverse roster of clients. By embracing this spirit of partnership, we deliver superior service while offering a rewarding career for enthusiastic individuals.

The path to success. We are committed to helping our team members reach their full potential by creating individual development plans, one-on-one personal training and job shadowing opportunities, competitive wages and benefits, a dynamic company culture as well as tools and resources to succeed and advance within the company.

Our mission and core values. Watch the video below to learn more about Work Opportunities.

Send your resume to Careers@WorkOpportunities.Net or call 866-761-1347 to apply.

What do our employees think about working here?

“I am thrilled to say that I have found a company of caring, smart, kind people who believe in helping other people. I look forward to a long, challenging, exciting career with Work Opportunities Unlimited.”
Lynda Styles
“My experience over the past one and a half years has been gratifying. I love working for Work Opportunities Unlimited! It’s a company that provides incredible resources to its team, including online training’s, Webinars, and access to staff from Maine to Florida to reach out and ask for assistance.”
Sarah Heffner
“Working for Work Opportunities Unlimited has been the most eye-opening, challenging and exciting career for me, ever. The vision and mission of the company continues to change my perception of the world of work, people and the world in general every day.”
Aaron Stone
“Knowing that I have the ability to improve a person’s life while being supported by the best director and co-workers I have ever worked with, makes it a pleasure to come to work every day.”
Jenna Rebello

Our Recruiting Team

jessicaJessica LaPaglia joined Work Opportunities Unlimited in January 2005 and is responsible for company-wide recruitment and managing the recruiting team. Jessica has experience in recruiting and human resources management, and has also worked directly with school-age individuals with disabilities. Jessica has a B.A. degree in Elementary/Special Education from Notre Dame College. You can contact Jessica for career opportunities atCareers@Workopportunities.Net.

Additional Recruiting Team members:

Mary Sullivan joined Work Opportunities Unlimited as a Recruiter in May of 2010 after transferring from Leddy Group Staffing Division where she worked for four years. Mary has twelve years of experience in the field of Human Resources specializing in interviewing and recruiting.

Kara O’Rourke joined WOU as a recruiter in April of 2012. Kara has a B.S. in Hospitality Management from Johnson & Wales University and over 13 years experience in Human Resources and Recruiting fields.

Kelly Murphy joined the Work Opportunities Unlimited recruiting team in 2013. Kelly has a B.S. in Psychology from Trinity College and a MBA from Clark University, in addition to over 15 years in a variety of human resource disciplines.

Stacey Plamondon joined our recruiting team in June 2014. Stacey previously worked for Work Opportunities Unlimited in the capacity of a Career Resource Specialist and then she was promoted to the Director for two offices in Massachusetts. Stacey holds a B.A. in psychology and a M.S. in Organizational Leadership and Human Resource management. Stacey has a background in recruiting and hiring in the fields of human services and hospitality.

Kaitlyn McMillen joined WOU as a Recruiter in June of 2015 after relocating from Vermont where she worked as an HR Administrator. Kaitlyn has a B.S. in Business Administration and over three years of experience in the Human Resources field.

Ready to Join Our Team? Don’t wait to join our team and have a rewarding and satisfying career with a company that offers you tools, resources and support for success.

Send your resume to Careers@WorkOpportunities.Net or call 866-761-1347 to apply.