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  • Farmington Public Library  http://www.farmingtonpublic.org/  Library Director
    Library Director Position Employer/Library: Farmington Public Library Library Type: Public Location: Fulton County, Illinois Job Title: Library Director FT/PT: Full time, 40 hour/week Salary 35,000-42,000 Position Description: The Board of Trustees of the Farmington Public Library (Illinois) seeks an innovative and community-focused leader to serve as Library Director and foster excellence in public service. The ideal candidate will have experience working and communicating with the public and will have knowledge of library financial and legal practices. Applicants must be able to manage a facility, supervise all levels of library employees, coordinate fund raising for capital and other projects, market the library and establish and maintain effective working relationships with elected officials, advisory boards, village administration, community groups and citizens. The successful candidate should possess the following qualities: • Desire to meet and serve the library's user community • Ability to think analytically and to develop new or revised systems, procedures, and work flow • Ability to exercise initiative and independent judgment • Knowledge of computers, the internet, and commercially available library software • Ability to prepare comprehensive reports and present ideas clearly and concisely in written and oral form • Ability to make administrative decisions, interpret policies, and supervise staff • Ability to motivate, establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, supervisors, volunteers, other community agencies and the public • Knowledge of the philosophy and techniques of library service • Ability to organize job duties and work independently • Demonstrated knowledge of library materials and resources • Creativity to develop and implement library programs and services • Ability to communicate both orally and in writing • Employs management techniques effectively in directing, planning, organizing, staffing, coordinating, budgeting, and evaluating the library's operation Community and Library Information: Farmington IL is a rural community situated West of Peoria IL with a balance of traditional values and progressive ideas. The community recently invested in the newly built library facility located across the street from the elementary/high school. The library serves a community of approximately 9,000 with over 5000 registered library members and approaching 30,000 volumes. With construction of the new building we have expanded opportunities for community engagement. Participation in youth and adult programs are approaching 100 participants monthly. The director will oversee a team of 7-10 employees and volunteers. Requirements: Preferably, a candidate would have a MLS from an ALA-accredited library program and 5 years of progressively more responsible professional library experience. The successful candidate will have demonstrated library management ability, strong leadership skills, vision and a commitment to providing superior customer service. Application Deadline: February 22, 2016 Salary: $35,000 – $42,000 depending on qualifications. How to apply: The hiring decision will be based on qualifications for the position.
    To apply, please submit a cover letter, current resume or curricula vita, and three professional references, to the Farmington Public Library, 411 N Lightfoot road, Farmington, IL 61531 Questions and application materials may be forwarded to the Library at farmingtonpublic@yahoo.com They will ensure that the board members receive them or provide you with contact information.

  • ATS  www.advancedtech.com  Production Coordinator I
    Advanced Technology Services (ATS) is a nationwide leader in providing IT Services and Solutions to large Fortune 100 corporations. Those services include Help Desk, Desk Side Support, PC Life Cycle Support, PC and Wintel/Unix Server Hardware Maintenance. ATS has improved the performance for the world's most sophisticated companies, and we owe our success to our employees. Your time and your knowledge are important - make the most of both. At ATS, we've continually empowered our employees to develop their skills and advance in their careers. It's our philosophy, along with our uncompromising commitment to customer satisfaction that has made ATS a success and a great place to work. ATS has an immediate opening for a Production Coordinator I. Responsibilities will include: Performing administrative and analytical duties to coordinate a PC database repository Performing time studies on production machines to determine availability Inputting data, charting in Excel, and working with customer on supply planning Accounting for PC record maintenance and accuracy for customer equipment inventory Assisting customers with procurement of new equipment by following established ordering procedures Updating a database from service requests, customer requests, and customer inventory reports Providing forecasting assistance to customers and vendors, including follow-ups with reconciliation reports for service-providers & clearly communicating PC status to custom. Outstanding people and communication skills for interaction with other team members, customers, and management Ability to work successfully with computers and software Experience with the following software: MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Access Ability to lift 50 pounds ATS offers a competitive salary and benefits program which includes: Medical/dental plans Prescription drug program Vision plan 401(k) with company match Tuition reimbursement Flexible spending account ATS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions.
    Please apply on our website www.advancedtech.com under careers.

  • ATS  www.advancedtech.com  Production Coordinator I
    Advanced Technology Services (ATS) is a nationwide leader in providing IT Services and Solutions to large Fortune 100 corporations. Those services include Help Desk, Desk Side Support, PC Life Cycle Support, PC and Wintel/Unix Server Hardware Maintenance. ATS has improved the performance for the world's most sophisticated companies, and we owe our success to our employees. Your time and your knowledge are important - make the most of both. At ATS, we've continually empowered our employees to develop their skills and advance in their careers. It's our philosophy, along with our uncompromising commitment to customer satisfaction that has made ATS a success and a great place to work. ATS has an immediate opening for a Production Coordinator I. Responsibilities will include: Performing administrative and analytical duties to coordinate a PC database repository Performing time studies on production machines to determine availability Inputting data, charting in Excel, and working with customer on supply planning Accounting for PC record maintenance and accuracy for customer equipment inventory Assisting customers with procurement of new equipment by following established ordering procedures Updating a database from service requests, customer requests, and customer inventory reports Providing forecasting assistance to customers and vendors, including follow-ups with reconciliation reports for service-providers & clearly communicating PC status to custom. Outstanding people and communication skills for interaction with other team members, customers, and management Ability to work successfully with computers and software Experience with the following software: MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Access Ability to lift 50 pounds ATS offers a competitive salary and benefits program which includes: Medical/dental plans Prescription drug program Vision plan 401(k) with company match Tuition reimbursement Flexible spending account ATS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions.
    Please apply on our website www.advancedtech.com under careers.

  • TransTechs   http://www.transtechs.com/  Diesel Mechanic
    Mobile Diesel Mechanic Summary: Repair and inspect company equipment in a safe, timely, cost effective and practical manner. Mobile Diesel Mechanic Shift: M - F, 2nd shift Pay: $20.00 - $26.00, DOE Mobile Diesel Mechanic Responsibilities: •Routine and preventative maintenance. •Build, rebuild and repair all parts of automotive equipment, as may be required in the department assigned to. •Diagnose any mechanical, electrical, other breakdown or failure. •Troubleshoot and perform failure analysis of the components parts and systems. •Inspect equipment used •Read precision instruments. ◦Micrometers, dial indicators, bored gauges, etc. •When applicable use welding skills. •Other duties may be assigned Qualified Candidates For The Position Will Have Met The Following: •Required: ◦Equivalent of a high school diploma or GED & 3 years of related equipment maintenance and repair. ◦Must furnish own tools. ◦Valid driver's license •Preferred: ◦Mechanical or trade school certificate ◦ASE certificate ◦Welding and/or fabrication skills and/or experience
    Please submit resume to amartinez2@transtechs.com and reference : 493786

  • Bridgeway  www.bway.org  Accountant
    Basic Job Duties Ensure timely accumulation, analysis, and entry of financial data and produce accurate and timely financial reports. Education/Experience Required Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Degree should be in Accounting or Business. Skills/ Other Requirements Must be proficient in Excel; must pass all background checks.
    Go to the Employment link at www.bway.org or send resume to Human Resources, 900 S. Deer Rd., Macomb, IL 61455

  • Live Music Tutor  livemusictutor.com  Music Instructor
    We are an online Music Company that connects Music Instructors/Musicians with students to teach them how to play an instrument. Want To Make Extra Cash while teaching music online to others? Instructors earn up to 80% of the classes you teach and you can set your own hours. Live Music Tutor is free to join and the World's First Online Music Education Ecosystem Teach all Instruments (including voice), all skill levels and all genres welcome! With students around the globe, you can teach online with live-video 24/7 around your own schedule and when it is convenient for you! Visit www.livemusictutor.com to find the ‘Become and Instructor’ section. There you can find more information and then use the ‘Submit Instructor Application Here’ button to join us. *Please note all Instructors must complete an online background check and can be eligible to teach all ages if desired. All you will need to do is complete the signup application process, create an online profile and bio, create a welcome video and schedule your availability for classes to begin teaching! In addition to Live Music Tutor providing the lion-share of marketing support we will also help you market to all of your friends, family members and social network who might be interested. If you have questions, please contact us at support@livemusictutor.com or use our online chat service available at www.livemusictutor.com.
    Go to www.livemusictutor.com to find the ‘Become and Instructor’ section. There you can find more information and then use the ‘Submit Instructor Application Here’ button to join us.

  • Farm King Supply, Inc.  www.farmking.com  Accounting clerk/receptionist
    Entry level position to help in accounting. Involves filing, computer entry, answering the phones, basic math skills, multitasking, and working with others in an office environment. 40 hours per week, 8-5 Mon-Fri.
    Email your resume to a.gooding@farmking.com

  • Midwest Orthopaedic Center  Midwest-ortho.com  LPN Nursing /back up/ float position
    Orthopedic and/or medical office experience preferred. Qualified candidates must have previous EHR experience and demonstrate effective communication with excellent customer service skills. We offer a highly competitive total compensation package and an exceptional work environment. Please submit your resume in confidence:
    ATTN: Human Resources 6000 N. Allen Road Peoria, IL 61614 or by fax: (309) 689-7094 or send to above email

  • ATS  www.advancedtech.com  Service Desk I
    Advanced Technology Services (ATS) is a nationwide leader in providing IT Services and Solutions to large Fortune 100 corporations. Those services include Help Desk, Desk Side Support, PC Life Cycle Support, PC and Wintel/Unix Server Hardware Maintenance. ATS has improved the performance for the world's most sophisticated companies, and we owe our success to our employees. Your time and your knowledge are important - make the most of both. At ATS, we’ve continually empowered our employees to develop their skills and advance in their careers. It’s our philosophy, along with our uncompromising commitment to customer satisfaction that has made ATS a success and a great place to work. ATS currently has an immediate opening for a Help Desk Representative I. Responsibilities will include: Basic-to-intermediate PC software and/or hardware systems support via telephone or e-mail in accordance with service level requirements Providing quality customer support from an information technology (IT) Help Desk and/or Call Center Moving parts used, ordering parts, posting parts, monitoring call activity, and closing calls in designated call tracking systems You will also have frequent contact with internal and external IT customers, all help desk peers, and managers Support of Associate PC Help Desk Technician, and other Level I Technicians. Qualifications will include: Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school and 1 year related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience A+ Certification preferred Previous experience providing customer services (not necessarily support) over the telephone Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively via documentation, telephone, and e-mail with customers and peers in varying roles An Understanding of PC software, operating systems and applications, networks, and possibly hardware (peripherals) troubleshooting skills preferred Intermediate knowledge of the functional specifications of software, networks, and hardware ATS offers a competitive salary and benefits program which includes: Medical/dental plans Prescription drug program Vision plan 401(k) with company match Tuition reimbursement Flexible spending account ATS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions.
    Please apply on our website www.advancedtech.com under careers.

  • ATS  www.advancedtech.com  Field Service Representative I in Peoria, IL
    SUMMARY Under direct supervision, provides general services and preventative maintenance of various computer hardware and/or software products; resolves less complex computer equipment problems; performs installation, moves, changes or upgrades, and disposal of computer hardware and/or software products. Establishes and maintains effective customer relations and seeks to achieve a high level of customer satisfaction. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Responds to maintenance calls dispatched from Help Desk via pager. • Diagnoses simple problems with computer equipment and resolves with supervision. • Provides simple routine service calls supporting computer products at the customer location. • Provides basic setup and simple routine configuration of computer equipment. • With supervision, resolves simple problems with computer operating systems and application configuration. • Performs installation of computer products and/or software. • Performs additional application installation and/or configuration according to standardized guidelines. • Performs hardware and/or software relocation, changes or upgrades. • Completes necessary administrative work to track, document, and demonstrate completion of maintenance calls and/or installation activities. • Participates and communicates effectively with team members. • Develops and maintains a high level of customer satisfaction and maintains customer relations. • Develops understanding of computer and/or software operating systems and application interaction. • Diagnoses and troubleshoots simple to intermediate problems with computer operating systems and application configuration and resolves with minimal supervision.
    Please go to our website www.advancedtech.com/careers to apply for the position.

  • CSE Software Inc  www.csesoftware.com  Unity Developer
    Are you looking for a job that really isn’t a job? A place where you get paid to do what you love to do? A working environment that is more like having fun with a bunch of friends in a casual office than a stuffy cubicle? A job that will challenge you beyond your limits, sometimes to the point of frustration only to realize the amazing satisfaction you get when you solve it? If you answered “Yes” to the above questions you might just want to check out CSE Software Inc. We are looking for Software Developers to join our team. We need dedicated, hardworking people that want to be challenged, strive to do their best, and have a passion for delivering great software. We need our developers to have good communication skills as any good software project requires a team effort. Basic Requirements are: • C# Scripting • Unity 4.6/5.x UI • Relational database experience • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. We prefer candidates who have experience with: • Shader development • 2D/3D Physics • Animation • Audio Starting salary is based on experience. Benefits include 401k, health insurance, paid holidays and paid time off. If you fit the bill don't miss this opportunity to join a great team in a fun, casual working environment.
    Please send resume to opportunities@csesoftware.com

  • CSE Software Inc  www.csesoftware.com  .Net Programmer/Analyst
    Are you looking for a job that really isn’t a job? A place where you get paid to do what you love to do? A working environment that is more like having fun with a bunch of friends in a casual office than a stuffy cubicle? A job that will challenge you beyond your limits, sometimes to the point of frustration only to realize the amazing satisfaction you get when you solve it? If you answered “Yes” to the above questions you might just want to check out CSE Software Inc. We are looking for Software Developers to join our team. We need dedicated, hardworking people that want to be challenged, strive to do their best, and have a passion for delivering great software. We need our developers to have good communication skills as any good software project requires a team effort. Basic Requirements are: • Experience with ASP.NET using VB and/or C# • Experience with databases (either SQL Server, MySQL, or Oracle) • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. We prefer candidates who have experience with: • Javascript, jQuery, AJAX • MVC Your duties will include: • Design, development, and maintenance of new and existing web and desktop applications • Collaboration with users/customers to document business requirements • Development of technical specifications • Collaboration with Quality Control department to ensure final product quality Starting salary is based on experience. Benefits include 401k, health insurance, paid holidays and paid time off. If you fit the bill don't miss this opportunity to join a great team in a fun, casual working environment.
    Please submit resume to opportunities@csesoftware.com

  • Sloan Implement Company, INC  www.sloans.com  Ag Service Technician
    Purpose: Performs basic diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer-owned agricultural and turf equipment. Responsibilities: o Performs basic diagnostics and repairs on agricultural and turf equipment and established Ag Management Solutions (AMS) products o Participates in Service Training programs required for the development of skills and knowledge o Maintains current knowledge of John Deere and competitive products o Maintains condition of vehicles, inventory, tools and equipment o Maintains a clean work area and performs work in a neat and orderly fashion o Follows all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignments o Completes all reports and forms required in conjunction with work assignments o Accounts for all time on a time card and for all material used in performing assigned duties Job Requirements: o 1+ years of experience performing service repairs preferred o Ability to perform basic repairs and required maintenance using special tools and equipment following Technical Manual procedures o Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems used in the repair of agricultural and turf equipment o Ability to operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes o Proficient oral and written communication skills o Ability to lift at least 75 lbs. repeatedly o Basic Service Technician certification preferred o High School Diploma or equivalent experience required; Associates degree preferred o Valid drivers license is required o Fork lift license preferred o Must have reliable attendance o Ability to use basic computer functions o Ability to work varying shifts, weekends, and holidays.
    Please apply online at www.sloans.com or email your resume to smcrae@sloans.com.

  • Oak Lane Nursing and Rehab  http://www.oaklanenurseandrehab.com/  C.N.A.
    C.N.A. FULL TIME NIGHT SHIFT A skilled/intermediate long term care non for profit home that can accommodate 60 residents in need of loving, compassionate and excellent nursing care. • Above average nursing staff to resident ratio. • Deficiency free health survey in nursing • Excellent new improved starting wages, with shift and weekend differential pay plus full benefits available •Will assist with Iowa license transfer if needed JOIN OUR TEAM TODAY!!
    Please apply within the facility: Our address is 604 Oakwood Drive Stronghurst, IL 61480 (309) 924-1123

  • Yellowstone National Park Lodges, Xanterra Parks and Resorts  www.yellowstonejobs.com  Yellowstone National Park Summer 2016 Positions
    Yellowstone National Park Lodges operated by Xanterra Parks and Resorts provides services for the more than three million visitors who come to Yellowstone National Park each year. We are in the guest service business and our job is to help guests experience Yellowstone. Up front, we help guest plan their visits and register them for their rooms, cabins, and campsites. We serve them in dining rooms, cafeterias, and fast food shops. We help them select a souvenir of their stay and experience the park through activities such as interpretive tours, horseback rides, fishing trips, and boat tours. Behind the scenes, we clean hotel rooms and cabins, prepare food, and wash dishes. We have opportunities in a variety of departments for people with all levels of experience and backgrounds, including management positions. Not all of the jobs are glamorous and you will work hard. You will also have the privilege to call Yellowstone "home" for a while and have ready access to the amazing outdoor recreational opportunities that the Park has to offer including hiking, backpacking, fishing, geyser gazing, wildlife watching, etc. We believe in what we do and every employee contributes to the experience our guests have. Come join our team! Qualifications vary by position. We have multiple positions available for most experience level from entry level to management. Specifics can be found on our website www.yellowstonejobs.com Students applying for just the summer should be able to work for at least 3 months. If you choose to apply for a position other than an entry level position you will need to have some form of related experience or education. Internships available in the Hospitality field.
    Please apply online at www.yellowstonejobs.com

 

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