SESDAC Careers

Change Lives. Starting With Your Own.

Working at SESDAC brings so many rewards that for-profit jobs simply cannot. However, in addition to the emotional rewards and overwhelming feeling of satisfaction, we also offer very competitive compensation and benefits packages. The highlights are listed below, but if you are interested in joining the SESDAC family, we’d be happy to provide the details.

Benefit Packages

Full-time Employees

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(k) – Roth or Traditional
  • Vacation/Sick Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program

Part-time Employees

  • 401(k) – Roth or Traditional
  • Employee Assistance Program
SESDAC, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and maintains the policy of equal employment and advancement opportunities for all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, ancestry, disability, national origin, age, marital status, membership of an organization, status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam Era, or by virtue of being in the military services.

Available Positions

Assistant Director of Services

The Assistant Director of Services (or ADS) is a front-line supervisor who is responsible for the oversight and management of their assigned components. As the ADS you will work with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to reach personal outcomes. You will support people to live in the Vermillion community in an engaged and fulfilling manor. Additionally, the ADS will provide training for direct care staff, be responsible for scheduling, and the overall leadership and development of their staff.

Applicants should complete the online application and submit a letter of interest and a resume to the Human Resource Department at


Direct Support Professional Positions

Full and Part time positions available. Applicants should complete and submit the SESDAC Application below.


    • One (1) Full-time DSP Positions – Day Position w/rotating weekends
    • One (1) Full-time DSP Position – Overnight position (includes shift differential)
    • Two (2) Full-time DSP Positions – Evening position w/rotating weekends
    • Part-time DSP Positions – Evenings, Weekends, Overnights

Home Manager

Under supervision, this position is responsible to manage the day-to-day residential and day services operations of assigned component.  Provides on-going development and training to direct support staff members to ensure quality services are delivered. This is a full-time position with time allocated between administration and direct support and flexibility in scheduling to ensure proper coverage is maintained.

Transit Operator

Vermillion Public Transit is currently looking for part-time and full-time Transit Operator(s) to assist with providing transportation services to Vermillion and the surrounding communities. This position offers flexible hours and a great work environment.

A South Dakota Class C Commercial Driver’s License with a Passenger Endorsement is required for the position.

. Applicants must pass a pre-employment screening process before hired.

A current CDL is preferred, but we will assist qualified applicants to acquire the license.

Apply in person at 604 ½ High St. Vermillion or online at