Join Our Legacy of Care at VistAbility!

Since 1965, VistAbility has been a beacon of support, serving children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities across 13 locations in Contra Costa and Alameda Counties. Rooted in a deep commitment to person-centered services, we have built a culture that values work-life balance and celebrates the joy of service.


Location: Richmond, CA
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00-3:30pm (37.5 hrs/week)
Compensation: $18 per hour + great benefits!

Do you have experience in packaging, assembly/production work, or manufacturing? Help adults with disabilities learn crucial skills for the workplace and beyond!

The Job Skills Trainer works in support of VistAbility's Commercial Support Services program based in Richmond. Commercial Support Services provides job training, community employment, and on-going career support for adults with disabilities.

On a typical day, a Job Skills Trainer...
  • Interacts with program participants in an enthusiastic, caring, and supportive manner. 
  • Supports and supervises individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a production setting.
  • Brainstorms and leads fun group activities (group games, lessons plans, board games, etc.)
  • Oversees production work such as: assembly, packaging, and mailing services.
  • Assists adults with disabilities develop life and career skills in a work setting.
  • Handles materials and prepares orders for shipment, pick ups, and deliveries to local businesses.
The ideal candidate has...
  • Experience providing direct services to persons with developmental disabilities or in community outreach or other social service settings preferred.
  • Knowledge of developmental disabilities.
  • Strong written and verbal skills.
  • Should be highly skilled in: leadership or coaching, conflict resolution, time management, cooperation/teamwork, developing positive professional relationships.
  • High School Diploma or GED or equivalent
  • Valid CA Driver License and good driving record

Benefits Include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance 
  • Vision Insurance
  • Paid Vacation (2 weeks vacation during your first year and increases with years of service)
  • 11 Paid Holidays + 1 Bonus Birthday Holiday 
  • Paid Sick Days
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Life and Long Term Disability Insurance 
  • Employee Discount Program on shopping, travel, theme parks, and more
  • Employee Assistance Program (Free financial, legal, and mental health services) 


Program: Commercial Support Services
This is a full time position

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