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Discover a Career at The Arc Otsego

"What I Do Changes Lives!"

Are you looking for more than a job?  Do you want to know that what you do matters?  Then consider a career assisting individuals with developmental disabilities to realize their dreams. If you are responsible, reliable and honest, empathetic and willing to serve others, a team player and willing to learn, we may have a job for you. 

Minimum qualifications include:
High School diploma; High School diploma equivalency such as a GED or TASC; or CNA
Valid New York State driver license
Ability to frequently lift 50 lbs.

As required by New York State, all applicants must be fingerprinted.  Also, because our primary concern is the safety and well-being of the individuals that we support, all applicants must pass a pre-employment drug test.

You may apply in person or download application materials and mail or drop off the completed forms.

Direct Support Provider starting wages up to $15/hr. depending on location and qualifications

Click here to see a current list of open positions

Apply in Person

35 Academy St.  Oneonta, NY 13820.  607-432-8595

Download and Mail or Drop Off an Application

Thank you for completing an application for employment at The Arc Otsego. You must complete all of the following to be considered for employment

  • Application for Employment
  • Pre-Employment Drug Testing form
  • Memorandum: Abuse and Neglect Policy and Procedure

It is important that you complete all parts of the application, the Pre-Employment Drug Testing Policy and Memorandum: Abuse and Neglect Policy and Procedure. We cannot consider you for employment if you do not complete all of the required materials.

Download the Application for Employment
Download the Pre-Employment Drug Testing Policy form
Download the Memorandum: Abuse and Neglect Policy and Procedure

Mail completed application materials to:

The Arc Otsego
PO Box 490
Oneonta, NY, 13820

Drop off a completed application materials at one of the following sites:

The Arc Otsego
35 Academy St.

Oneonta, NY

CDO Workforce Center
12 Dietz St.

Oneonta, NY

CDO Workforce Center

1 Gallant Ave.  Suite #1

Delhi, NY

HMO Workforce System

Working Solutions Center

320 North Prospect St.

Herkimer, NY


CDO Workforce Center

1 O'Hara Dr.

Norwich, NY

CDO Workforce Center

Sidney Civic Center

21 Liberty St.

Sidney, NY


The Next Step: The Interview

Based on the information in the application materials and the results of references checks, an interview may be scheduled, usually within two weeks of receipt of the application. We are interested in interviewing applicants who submit fully completed applications, can demonstrate longevity with previous employers and have the skills needed for the position.

If you do not receive a call for an interview, it may be that we do not feel that a there is a good match between your skills and the requirements of the position. We keep your application on file for one year.

For more information:

The Arc Otsego is an Equal Opportunity Employer  EOE



The Arc Otsego is a chapter of NYSARC, Inc. and a member of The Arc of The United States
PO Box 490 Oneonta, NY 13820     P: 607.432.8595     F: 607.432.8430