The Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream (OCC)
The Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream is a multi-purpose, neighborhood resource center serving a low-income, ethnically diverse neighborhood. Services include counseling, casework, mentoring, community development and after-school programs for children and youth.
The Bilingual Receptionist is responsible for carrying out Front Desk duties including answering phones, welcoming clients and visitors, triaging casework calls, managing mail, and providing administrative support for the Office Manager and program staff including typing, filing and translation work.
Bilingual (Spanish/ English) language skills required. Strong communication skills & telephone etiquette. Welcoming and professional manner with a commitment to outstanding customer service. Previous receptionist and customer service experience. General knowledge of office procedures. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook; minimum typing speed of 45 wpm. Strong organizational skills and ability to multi–task. Ability to manage sensitive and confidential information. Spanish language proficiency with the ability to translate documents. A commitment to OCM’s Statement of Christian Mission and Faith and sensitivity to the needs of low-income and under resourced people.
About Outreach Community Ministries
OCM is a Christian, community service organization seeking to attract and hire a diverse staff of highly competent professional employees. OCM complies with all applicable state and federal laws pertaining to nondiscrimination in employment, including nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, and disability. As a religious organization, OCM reserves the right to make employment decisions based on its religious identity, as permitted by state and federal law.