Come to The Arc to make a difference in someone’s life and stay for a career!

Open positions as of 11/22/2017:

*Life Skills Coach 1 (Compensation: $10.50 per hour)

Fresno and Madera Locations

Job Description:
Responsible for supervision and training of individuals with developmental disabilities. Works closely with Case Manager & Program Manager to assist individuals in the development of their skills to their full potential, and foster their independence in a positive and caring manner.  Completes required documentation. The Life Skills Coach 1 would also be responsible for providing personal care and hygiene needs for the individuals we serve. This includes: attending to restroom needs, feeding, and assistance with ambulation. Prefer individuals with experience using equipment such as a Hoyer Lift, Changing Beds, and Gait Belts. Additional requirements for this role include: High School Diploma / GED. Prefer three to six months of related experience working with developmentally disabled individuals or special populations. Language Skills include the ability to comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos. Ability to write accurate and legible correspondence. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands or arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee mus frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, and occasionally lift an/or move up to 50 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

*Volunteer Opportunities

Multiple Locations

We have multiple volunteer opportunities available. For a volunteer application, please email: archr@arcfresno.org with the subject line: Volunteer Application Request!


If a job offer is made, employment may be contingent on the successful passage of, but not limited to: LiveScan Fingerprinting, Drug Screen, DMV Driving Record Clearance, TB Test.
 What we offer:

  • Health, Dental, Vision insurance
  • Aflac Insurance
  • Vacation
  • Sick leave
  • Holidays
  • 403(b)
  • On-the-job training


We no longer accept paper applications, nor do we accept calls or emails about application status.

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We are an “at-will”, Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

Disability Accommodation Statement

The Arc of Fresno / Madera Counties is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities in the employment application process.

If you need an accommodation, due to a disability, to use our online system to apply for a position at The Arc of Fresno / Madera Counties, please contact Eric Escoto Jr. in Human Resources at 559-226-6268 or email: archr@arcfresno.org.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The Arc of Fresno / Madera Counties provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, The Arc of Fresno / Madera Counties explicitly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. 

(c) 2017. The Arc Fresno / Madera Counties. EEO/AA. M/F/D/V.

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