Careers

Do you love the diversity of people? Are you fueled by laughter and inspired by joyful, quiet moments too? Sunshine’s your next career step. Whether it’s creating opportunities to work and play, supporting someone to live on their own or providing medical care or therapy, you’ll find a place – and feed your soul – on the Sunshine team.

Community

Meaningful relationships and shared experiences create community.

Sunshine offers more than careers. Sunshine can help you find your passion and answer your calling. That’s because supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities makes every day meaningful.

Sunshine is seeking hard-working, compassionate direct support professionals who offer front-line care, promoting independence of people with disabilities by teaching skills of daily living and decision-making. We’re on the lookout in Lucas and Fulton counties to fill both part-time and full-time positions, and we periodically hire for managers, nurses and drivers and other staff in our dietary, laundry, barn and greenhouse operations.

We offer competitive wages based on education and experience as well as paid vacation time and bonus pay. Sunshine, a drug and smoke free workplace and an equal opportunity employer, also offers retirement savings plans and access to a number of life-changing programs. You’ll find part- and full-time opportunities at Sunshine’s Maumee campus, in our family care homes, supported living programs, vocational services and other areas.

Are you the right fit? Your effect on others’ can be equaled to their effect on you. That’s what we call mutuality here at Suns

hine, and it guides our relationships and our work.

Here are some of the job openings at Sunshine now:

NEW! Bowling Green - Direct Support Professional - Full Time

Do you love the diversity of people and days that are never the same as the one before? Are you fueled by laughter and inspired by joyful, quiet moments too? Whether it’s creating opportunities to work and play, supporting someone in their home, or providing medical care or therapy, you’ll find a place — and feed your soul — on the Sunshine team.

Requirements

Must have a high school diploma or GED and a valid driver’s license. Experience working with people with developmental disabilities field is preferred but not required. Must also pass a background check as well as a drug screen and physical.

Sunshine is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Benefits

Starting wage is $10.20/hour with a weekend shift differential. With our full-time positions we offer a host of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, paid vacation time, and a matching 401(k) as well as an active and ongoing bonus program.

 

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NEW! Network Technician - Full Time

A Network Technician at Sunshine is responsible for troubleshooting computer systems, installing software packages and system upgrades, and providing in-house training to department personnel on systems and software use. A network technician performs related work as required. Supervises the help desk support, and configuration of personal computers, operating systems and peripherals.

Requirements

The requirements of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required for this job are an Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or 1 to 3 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Sunshine is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 Benefits

Financial peace of mind is key to great care. Sunshine offers these great benefits – and more!

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Paid vacation and personal days
  • Bonuses 3X per year
  • Performance bonuses monthly
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Disability and life insurance
  • Interest-free tuition loans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Member of an ERN (Employee Resource Network)
  • Access to a Success Coach
  • Interest-free loans for emergencies
  • Small dollar (credit building) loans
  • No-questions asked Christmas financial help
  • Training for advancement and promotion
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NEW! Direct Services Supervisor 3rd Shift

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Is your purpose here at Sunshine?

Direct Services Supervisors are integral to the Sunshine team. On 3rd shift, they directly supervise employees in their respective departments and carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the Sunshine’s Leadership Model, policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Requirements

Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university preferred but not required; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Previous supervisory experience preferred. Must have a high school diploma or GED and a valid driver’s license. Must also pass a background check as well as a drug screen and physical.

Sunshine is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Benefits

Financial peace of mind is key to great care. Sunshine offers these great benefits – and more!

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Direct care pay starting at $10.00. Ability to go to $11.75.
  • Paid vacation and personal days
  • Bonuses 3X per year
  • Performance bonuses monthly
  • Extra pay on weekends
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Disability and life insurance
  • Interest-free tuition loans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Member of an ERN (Employee Resource Network)
  • Access to a Success Coach
  • Interest-free loans for emergencies
  • Small dollar (credit building) loans
  • No-questions asked Christmas financial help
  • Training for advancement and promotion
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Director of Facilities

 

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The Director of Facilities oversees a department that keeps Sunshine’s properties clean, safe and welcoming.

Sunshine’s Director of Facilities coordinates and manages the design, construction, maintenance and alteration of equipment, machinery, buildings and other facilities at Sunshine’s 25-acre main campus and 25 family care homes in Lucas, Fulton and Wood counties. This person directly supervises 3 to 5 employees as part of his or role overseeing the Sunshine Maintenance Department of 10 to 15 people and

REQUIREMENTS

A familiarity with OSHA Regulations, state and local building codes and health regulations, including those related to Aquatic Facilities. The director is required to hold a CPO (Certified Pool Operator) license. Experience in a large home setting is preferred.

Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university preferred and three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

Sunshine is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Benefits

Full time employees are eligible for these benefits:

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Paid vacation and personal days
  • Bonuses 3X per year
  • Performance bonuses monthly
  • Extra pay on weekends
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Disability and life insurance
  • Interest-free tuition loans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Member of an ERN (Employee Resource Network)
  • Access to a Success Coach
  • Interest-free loans for emergencies
  • Small dollar (credit building) loans
  • No-questions asked Christmas financial help
  • Training for advancement and promotion

 

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Job Coach - Contingent

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Job coaches assist workers in learning job skills and soft skills necessary in a competitive job market.

A Sunshine job coach assists people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to learn and perform tasks and duties needed in a competitive, community employment setting. The coach’s responsibilities may include assisting workers in communicating with supervisors, in orientation, and in becoming accustomed to work culture of an employer.

Job coaches also evaluate and work with employers in any concerns of an individual’s job performance, soft skills and other on-the-job performance. A job coach offers solutions that may include job carves, communication options and other reasonable accommodations. The job coach may provide transportation as necessary or coordinate with transportation providers.

A job coach provides support so that individuals may develop vocational, social, and recreational skills and ensures that clients’ needs are met with equipment adaptations and appropriate transportation as necessary.

Requirements

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • 2-4 Years of experience in the MR/DD field is preferred but not required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field is preferred but not mandatory
  • A valid driver’s license and a safe driving record to maintain insurability by Sunshine’s insurance company.
  • A current First Aid/ CPR certification.
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Manager Trainer

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Sunshine’s mission is to create community, building on relationships and shared experiences.

A Manager Trainee at Sunshine develops and oversees services that support individuals with developmental disabilities, their families and staff.

Among the responsibilities:
• Working with individuals and their family and support network to develop a plan of support.
• Assessing needs acuity and supporting documentation using required state assessment tools such as ODDP, IAF, and AAI.
• Ensuring thorough assessment of needs, involving clinical staff as appropriate, including OT, PT, Speech, Medical, Nursing and Behavior Analyst
• Developing, or assisting in the development of, support plans that address needs and preferences of the individual and family and assuring all necessary approvals are in place before implementation.

Requirements

Bachelor’s degree required, and one or more years’ experience in the field of developmental disabilities, or a combination of education and relevant experience. One or more years’ experience in supervision strongly preferred.

Benefits

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Paid vacation and personal days
  • Bonuses 3X per year
  • Performance bonuses monthly
  • Extra pay on weekends
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Disability and life insurance
  • Interest-free tuition loans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Member of an ERN (Employee Resource Network)
  • Access to a Success Coach
  • Interest-free loans for emergencies
  • Small dollar (credit building) loans
  • No-questions asked Christmas financial help
  • Training for advancement and promotion
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Direct Support Professional - Full Time

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DSPs support people with disabilities as they live, work, and play in their homes and communities.

DSPs – direct support professionals – enhance lives every day. Could this be you?

Experience in the DD field is preferred but not required. We are currently hiring  full-time and part-time DSPs, as well as weekend-only positions. All shifts available and work locations are throughout Lucas and Fulton counties. Candidates must have a dependable work history, compassion, flexibility and patience. Competitive wages of $10/hour to start with the potential to make up to $1 more in the first year. Weekend shift differential of $1.00 as well.

Requirements

  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record;
  • High School diploma or GED;
  • Pre-employment background screening

Benefits

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Paid vacation and personal days
  • Bonuses 3X per year
  • Performance bonuses monthly
  • Extra pay on weekends
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Disability and life insurance
  • Interest-free tuition loans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Member of an ERN (Employee Resource Network)
  • Access to a Success Coach
  • Interest-free loans for emergencies
  • Small dollar (credit building) loans
  • No-questions asked Christmas financial help
  • Training for advancement and promotion

PLEASE NOTE:  The Apply Now button directly below is for full time positions only.

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Direct Support Professional - Part Time

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DSPs do more than provide personal care. They build relationships that brighten the days, their own included.

DSPs – direct support professionals – enhance lives every day. Could this be you?

Experience in the DD field is preferred but not required. We are currently hiring individuals full-time and part-time, as well as weekend-only positions. All shifts available. Candidates must have a dependable work history, compassion, flexibility and patience. Competitive wages of $10/hour to start with the potential to make up to $1 more in the first year. Weekend shift differential of $1.00 as well.

Requirements

  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record;
  • High School diploma or GED;
  • Pre-employment background screening

Benefits

Sunshine’s part-time employees are eligible for personal and vacation time as well as an active and ongoing bonus program.

PLEASE NOTE:  The Apply Now button directly below is for part time positions only.

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Direct Support Professional - 3rd Shift, Full Time

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DSPs build relationships that help people with disabilities live, work and play in their communities.

DSPs – direct support professionals – enhance lives every day. Could this be you?

Experience in the DD field is preferred but not required. We are currently hiring  full-time and part-time DSPs, as well as weekend-only positions. All shifts available and work locations are throughout Lucas and Fulton counties. Candidates must have a dependable work history, compassion, flexibility and patience. Competitive wages of $10/hour to start with the potential to make up to $1 more in the first year. Weekend shift differential of $1.00 as well.

Requirements

  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record;
  • High School diploma or GED;
  • Pre-employment background screening

Benefits

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Paid vacation and personal days
  • Bonuses 3X per year
  • Performance bonuses monthly
  • Extra pay on weekends
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Disability and life insurance
  • Interest-free tuition loans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Member of an ERN (Employee Resource Network)
  • Access to a Success Coach
  • Interest-free loans for emergencies
  • Small dollar (credit building) loans
  • No-questions asked Christmas financial help
  • Training for advancement and promotion

PLEASE NOTE:  The Apply Now button directly below is for 3rd shift, full time positions only.

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Direct Support Professional - Fulton County, Full Time
DSPs – direct support professionals – enhance lives every day. Could this be you?We’re looking for people with big hearts and big minds to add to our growing team in Fulton County. Experience in the DD field is preferred but not required. We are currently hiring individuals full-time and part-time, as well as weekend-only positions. All shifts available. Candidates must have a dependable work history, compassion, flexibility and patience. Competitive wages of $10/hour to start with the potential to make up to $1 more in the first year. Weekend shift differential of $1.00 as well.All direct support professional positions require:

  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • High School diploma or GED;
  • Pre-employment background screening.

Benefits

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Paid vacation and personal days
  • Bonuses 3X per year
  • Performance bonuses monthly
  • Extra pay on weekends
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Disability and life insurance
  • Interest-free tuition loans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Member of an ERN (Employee Resource Network)
  • Access to a Success Coach
  • Interest-free loans for emergencies
  • Small dollar (credit building) loans
  • No-questions asked Christmas financial help
  • Training for advancement and promotion

PLEASE NOTE:  The Apply Now button directly below is for Full Time, Fulton County positions only.

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Nurse

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A great nurse does more than offer medical care. At Sunshine, a nurse’s day is also about purpose and relationships. It’s about changing lives.

Sunshine has full- and part-time opportunities for both LPN and RN nurses to provide medical care to individuals with developmental disabilities. Could this be you? We’re looking for great medical personnel on all shifts.

Here, you’ll develop relationships with patients in a friendly, pleasant working environment with excellent benefits, continued training and competitive wages. No prior experience is needed. We train qualified candidates, and new graduates welcome.

Candidates must have either a license for LPN or RN. You must also be a patient, caring individual who can offer excellent patient care; must have critical thinking skills and good attendance record.

 

Benefits

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Paid vacation and personal days
  • Bonuses 3X per year
  • Performance bonuses monthly
  • Extra pay on weekends
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Disability and life insurance
  • Interest-free tuition loans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Member of an ERN (Employee Resource Network)
  • Access to a Success Coach
  • Interest-free loans for emergencies
  • Small dollar (credit building) loans
  • No-questions asked Christmas financial help
  • Training for advancement and promotion
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Driver - Part Time

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Joy comes from connecting to the people and places we love. Sunshine drivers help make that happen.

A Sunshine driver transports individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to and from home and work as well as trips around the community. Open positions are on 1st and 2nd shifts and will include about 20 hours a week.

Requirements

  • Candidates must have a valid driver’s license with at least 2 years of driving experience and an excellent driving record. Must be able to pass a background check as well as a drug screen and physical exam.
  • Previous work experience in transportation is a plus, but not required.

Benefits

Sunshine’s part-time employees are eligible for personal and vacation time as well as an active and ongoing bonus program.

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