Direct Support Professional

Company Name:
Benchmark Human Services
Company Address:
Benchmark Human Services
645 St Main St
Lima, Ohio 45804
Date Job is Available:
May 15th, 2024
Deadline for Application:
July 15th, 2024
Job Description:
Join Benchmark Human Services and positively impact the lives of other people who are just like you! Benchmark is a national leader in providing programs to individuals with disabilities and mental illness. The Supported Living office is seeking qualified and caring people to work as a Direct Support Professional (DSP/CNA/Care Giver/Home Health Aide) in Wapakoneta and Lima Ohio- part-time or full-time, afternoon/ evenings and overnights. Successful applicants will attend paid training to obtain required certifications. No experience is necessary, learn on-the-job.  New hires are considered essential employees and management is hiring immediately! Since 1960, Benchmark has been empowering marginalized populations to see their potential.  We are committed to realizing the full potential of EVERYONE – those we serve, our partners and vendors, and our employees, who bring our mission to life each day. We actively strive to be a workplace that honors the unique experiences of our employees. Benchmark believes we are stronger, better, more effective in our pursuits when we are diverse; when we are equitable; and when we create space for everyone to be their authentic selves. Benefits:
  • Competitive wages based on experience/certification- $16.80-$19.60
  • Health, vision and dental insurance
  • 401k plan with company match- 60 cent match/ dollar up to 8% of pay
  • Tuition reimbursement- 50% of course expense up to 3k per year
  • Employee Referral pay- $500 after 320 hours worked
  • Company paid Life insurance- 15k- paid by company
  • Paid Time Off and Sick Time Pay
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Employee discounts with various vendors
  • Various shifts and locations
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program with 5 free counseling sessions per year
Responsibilities Include:
  • Protect and honor the rights of people with disabilities
  • Ensuring a safe and clean home for people served
  • Develop a positive rapport while serving as a role model to create a safe and caring environment
  • Teach skills to individuals served that increase independence such as eating, cooking and bathing
  • Document data displaying the individual served goals and progression
  • Assist in finding and participating in meaningful community activities
  • Work independent or with co-workers to enhance the growth of individuals served
  • Participate in on-going professional training
Benchmark Human Services is an EOE/AAP Employer. Veterans, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates can apply online at or email a resume to [email protected].
  • Reliable transportation
  • Valid auto insurance and driver’s license
  • High school diploma or GED
How to Apply
Contact Name: Kim Muhlenkamp
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 765-238-8047
Apply-In-Person: 645 S Main St, Lima OH 45804