Available Career Opportunites

Please consider a career with Directions in Independent Living, Inc.! Work with us and help to create a barrier-free society! We offer full-time employees excellent medical, dental and vision benefits, FSAs, 401(k), paid holidays, generous paid time off, and competitive wages.

Directions is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation, Pregnancy, Status as a Parent, National Origin, Age, Disability (physical or mental), Family Medical History or Genetic Information, Political Affiliation, Military Service, or other non-merit based factors. We encourage people with disabilities to apply.

Please contact Laura Wick, our HR Director, for more information about any of our available positions.

Email: lwick@oleanilc.org

Phone: 716-379-8670 x8811

Representative Payee

Essential Function

To assist and educate consumers on money management skills through the process of budgeting monthly expenses to ensure consumers’ needs are met in compliance with Social Security guidelines.


Compeer Program Director

Essential Function

Within the framework of Directions in Independent Living, under the direct supervision of the operations manager, and the Compeer Program’s goals and objectives, the Compeer Program Director coordinates all facets of the Cattaraugus County Compeer Program. The Compeer Program Director administers a program to utilize volunteers in supportive 1:1 friendship relationships with persons diagnosed with mental illness.