Are you seeking a job where you get back more than just a paycheck? 

Are you looking to make a difference with people who really need your help? 

Is connecting with people who will miss you if you are not there important to you?

If your answer is yes to any of these questions, then we want to hear from you.  Empower is looking for caring, responsible, and hardworking individuals to help our clients live their best lives.

Full and part time positions are available at locations across Niagara County. We’ll provide support you need to make a difference in someone’s life.

Full-Time Benefits include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid leave


Current Openings:

Human Resources Assistant (Full-time): Responsible for all aspects of day-to-day administration of human resources policies and procedures including recruitment, orientation, all applicable background checks, hiring, terminations, leave of absences, benefits administration, disability/workers’ com., personnel information management and personnel policy interpretation.  Requires: associates degree in Business with a concentration in Human Resources or High School Diploma or GED and two years’ experience in Human Resources administration.  Excellent skills in verbal and written communication, computer with proficiency in MS Office, HRIS software, Internet and email.  Also essential is an ability to maintain high level of confidentiality and sensitive information. Non-exempt position.

Direct Support Professionals (Part Time to start): Responsible for the health, safety and well-being of individuals with disabilities.  Requires HS Diploma/GED, valid NYS Driver’s License with acceptable driving record and at least 18 years of age. Must be available 16 hours per week (8 of these hours must be on the weekend).

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant
(Full Time-Community Housing Division): Requires Associates Degree, valid NYS Driver’s License and registered as a COTA in NYS. One year work experience as a COTA and working with the developmentally disabled population preferred.

Employment Counselor (Full-time-Job Training/Day Program Division): Assists workers in determining abilities and interests and getting competitive employment.  Requires Associates Degree and two year experience in developmental disabilities and employment.


How to Apply:

Click the link below and complete all sections or apply in person at our Administration building located at 9812 Lockport Road in the Town of Niagara at the corner of Tuscarora and Lockport Road. We are open from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday – Friday.

Apply Today

Contact us at 716.297.0798 or jobs@empower-wny.org for more information.