Job Openings

Currently Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County – eitas is accepting applications and resumes for the following positions.



Communications Coordinator

eitas is seeking a Communications Coordinator to develop and oversee all forms of communications and media management for our organization.  Areas of internal and external communications focus include, but are not limited to: the creation and development of print and online articles, newsletters and brochures; marketing; website management and content development; press releases; videos; events and special presentations.  The Communications Coordinator is critical to the implementation of the EITAS communication plan, developing and maintaining a clear and unified message about our mission, services and activities.  The Communications Coordinator will work as part of a team in a dynamic, supportive, person-centered environment.  This is a full-time position, reporting to our Associate Director of Organizational Services.

The ideal candidate possesses:
- BA/BS Degree in Communications, Marketing, English or Journalism, and at least two years of current, directly-related experience;
- Confident communication and presentation skills
- Current working familiarity with desktop publishing programs, website management, online networking sites and MS office
- Strong knowledge and understanding of current trends in digital/social media
- Strong writing, editing, proofreading, layout and design, and professional printing/publishing skills, including the ability to present concepts verbally
- Excellent organizational and planning skills
- Superior project management and time management skills
- A wide degree of creativity
- Self-motivation with a positive and professional demeanor

We offer competitive salaries, excellent company-paid benefits and a person-centered work environment.  Salary will be based on experience.

Qualified candidates, please respond via email, with the Communications Coordinator job title in the subject line.  Email your resume, with cover letter and salary history, to  APPLICATION DEADLINE: 6/29/18.



Level 2 Automotive Technician Full Time

EITAS is seeking a Full-time Level 2 Automotive Technician to perform a variety of basic to intermediate diagnostic, preventative maintenance and repair work on our Division of Transportation fleet, as well as vehicles operated by EITAS-funded agencies.   This position will use electronic diagnostic equipment and

traditional hand tools, along with acquired knowledge to inspect, repair and maintain vehicles.  Work is performed on automotive/light and medium truck systems in accordance with the preventative maintenance schedule.

The position requires at minimum:

A high school diploma or equivalent; 3-5 years of previous automotive/light and medium duty truck/van repair and diagnostic experience or equivalent training; a CDL with passenger endorsement and good driving record; and a Missouri

Motor Vehicle Inspection License or the ability to obtain one.

We offer competitive salaries, great company-paid benefits, and an excellent working environment.  Salary will be based on experience.  Visit us at to learn more.  If qualified, submit your resume with cover letter and salary history to, or mail ATTN. HUMAN RESOURCES to 8511 Hillcrest Rd., KC, MO 64138.





 Support Coordinators

We are seeking full-time Support Coordinators to provide case management services within a person-centered support and planning framework and be able to develop person-centered plans for persons with developmental disabilities.

The position requires at minimum: One or more years of professional experience in social work, special education, psychology, counseling, vocational rehabilitation, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy or in providing direct care to people with developmental disabilities and a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 24 semester hours or 36 quarter hours of credit in one or a combination of human service field specialties.

We offer competitive salaries, great company-paid benefits, and an excellent working environment.  Salary will be based on experience.  Please submit your resume with cover letter and salary history to or mail  Human Resources, Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County-eitas, 8511 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO  64138.



We are seeking experienced full-time drivers to transport adults with developmental disabilities. Hours are similar to school bus drivers (split-shift days), but we run YEAR- ROUND!

Qualified applicants will have HS Diploma/ GED; CDL, good driving record and previous commercial driving experience.

We offer $13.56/hr to start. Pre-employment Drug & Alcohol Screen Required. Drivers should apply in person to the 8511 Hillcrest Road office.  We offer competitive salaries, excellent company-paid health and dental, pension, a great working environment and much more.


 Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County – eitas

is an equal opportunity employer.