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  • Kmart    Cashiers, Customer Service, Layaway Associates, Pricing Lead, Pricing Specialist

    Kmart Career Fair in Canton, Saturday 10/3/2015. Located in front of the store from 10 am - 2 pm.

  • Mid Century Communications  www.midcentury.com  Customer Care Representative
    Seeking a high energy individual that thrives in a fast-paced, cutting-edge, technology-driven environment to join our team focusing on sales and support for our products which include Internet, TV and telephone service. Ideal candidate must possess a willingness to learn new things, a “can do” attitude and a commitment to taking care of the customer. Must be a detail-orientated individual with excellent communication, computer and Internet skills and have a strong sales background.
    Please send resume by email to jobs@midcentury.com or mail to Mid Century Communications, Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 380, Fairview, IL 61432. EOE

  • Russ Spinelli State Farm Insurance  www.agentruss.com  Insurance Account Representative
    This position is for the highly motivated individual who wants a career in financial services sales with unlimited income potential. As a member of our agency team, you have an opportunity to experience first-hand what it takes to be an entrepreneur in Chicago. You will build and develop customer relationships within the community to promote State Farm products including auto, home and life insurance. This position will allow you to experience working in an agent's office and to explore the opportunity to become a State Farm agent yourself. As an Agent Team Member, you will receive... •Salary plus commission/bonus •Paid time off (vacation and personal/sick days) •Growth potential/Opportunity for advancement within my office This position is with a State Farm independent contractor agent, not with State Farm Insurance Companies. Employees of State Farm agents must be able to successfully complete any applicable licensing requirements and training programs. By accepting this position, you are not guaranteed an agency position with State Farm Insurance Companies. As an agent team member, you will still need to go through the regular State Farm agent selection process when you are ready to pursue an agency opportunity. State Farm agents are independent contractors who hire their own employees. State Farm agents’ employees are not employees of State Farm. Job Functions: Entrepreneur, Financial Planning, Customer Service, Sales Desired Skills: •Sales experience (outside sales or inside sales representative, retail sales associate, or telemarketing) preferred •Successful track record of meeting sales goals/quotas preferred •Excellent interpersonal skills •Excellent communication skills - written, verbal and listening •Self-motivated •Ability to work in a team environment •Property & Casualty license (must be able to obtain) •Life & Health license (must be able to obtain) Responsibilities: •Develop leads, schedule appointments, identify customer needs, and market appropriate products and services. •Establish client relationships and follow up with customers, as needed. •Work with the agent to establish and meet marketing goals. •Use a customer-focused, needs-based review process to educate customers about insurance options.
    Please email your resume to russ@agentruss.com.

  • County Market  www.mycountymarket.com  Assistant Customer Service Manager
    Responsibilities: Assist in managing front end positive customer relations and satisfactions with the use of the Maximum Customer Care program: To treat customers as guest with respect & courtesy while providing them with quick, friendly service. Assist in managing positive customer relations with the use of the NFI Front End Expectations. Perform product scanning and processing of customer's orders in an accurate, efficient, and prompt manner. Process and is accountable for services handled at the customer service desk. Answer incoming phone calls using proper phone etiquette. Ensure proper handling of all forms of tender and coupons. Assist in developing and implementing weekly work plan for the front end. Assist in supervising front end cleanliness and organization. Assist in directing front end Loss Prevention procedures. Assist in monitoring front end safety. Review reports and take appropriate action. Follow all store and department policies and procedures and company confidentiality requirements. Key Attributes Excellent Customer Service Skills Ability to supervise a large number of Associates Organized Excellent Communication/Listening Skills Stable Evening and weekend availability
    Please apply in person or at www.mycountymarket.com

  • PACT Head Start/WIU Child Care  www.pactheadstart.com  Child Care Teachers
    Full-time and part-time Child Care Teachers are needed for the PACT Head Start/WIU Child Care Center in Macomb. Must of 60 college credits with 6 in early childhood or child development, plus 1 year experience working with young children. Successful candidate will also need to meet DCFS requirements. PACT Child Care Teachers are responsible for providing a safe, learning environment and fun, educational experiences for children. PACT will provide training. EOE
    Mail, FAX, or E-mail letter of interest, resume, and transcripts to Millie Young at PACT, P.O. Box 231, Mount Sterling, Illinois 62353. FAX: 217-773-3906. E-mail: myoung@pactheadstart.com.

  • County Market   www.mycountymarket.com  Kitchen Manager
    SUMMARY To ensure Maximum Customer Service through good kitchen supervision, food and cooking knowledge and sanitation practices. To provide consistently good quality, good tasting, and appealing food to customers KEY ATTRIBUTES Excellent Customer Service Skills Supervisory skills Ability to delegate Reliable and dependable Food Handlers License Strong verbal and written skills Self starter Enjoys a fast pace environment ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Follow recipes, read charts, and spreadsheets Organize kitchen Follow sanitation laws Write preparation and production lists Monitor quality and food tastes Appealing presentation of food Direct other cooks and dishwashers Order product and supplies Cleanliness of kitchen area Manage shrink Develop and follow monthly menu
    Please apply in person at County Market in Monmouth, 1120 North 6th St. or online at www.mycountymarket.com

  • County Market  www.mycountymarket.com  Deli Manager
    The Deli Manager manages department operations including but not limited to maximizing gross margins, ensuring sales production, controlling inventory and expenses. The Deli Manager promotes sales, achieves budgeted goals and complies with NFI guidelines. KEY ATTRIBUTES Strong verbal and written skills Ability to plan and execute Detailed and organized Ability to delegate Self-Starter Enjoys a fast-paced environment Supervisory Skills Customer Service Skills ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Responsible for company assets including receiving, invoicing, pricing, shrink control, and inventory Genuine Customer Services to all customers Achieve budgeted sales, gross and cost controls. Proper preparation and display of product. Sanitation Safety Fresh Chicken Program Fresh Meat Program Fresh Domestic Cheese Program. Provide effective training, development and work direction for department associates. Supervise and motivate a team of Associates.
    Please apply in person at County Market in Farmington, 1090 East Fort St. or online at www.mycountymarket.com

  • Bridgeway  www.bway.org  Accountant
    ACCOUNTANT Basic Job Duties Ensure timely accumulation, analysis, and entry of financial data and produce accurate and timely financial reports. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Maintain compliance with all applicable state and federal requirements and Bridgeway expectations. Maintain financial accounting of small corporations including journal entries, record and distribute checks, and record deposits. Prepare financial statements of small corporations. Coordinate closing of all small corporations. Build and maintain chart of accounts. Investigate financial transactions. Record and maintain fixed asset/depreciation records for all small corporations. Reconcile bank statements to checkbook and financial statements. Assist in budget process. Assemble audit materials for year end audits. Other duties as assigned. Education Requirements 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 Administration. Other Requirements Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations *Employment is conditional upon passing background checks POSITION STATUS: Full-Time SALARY : $1,115.38 - $1,338.46 bi weekly
    Go to www.bway.org under the employment link and fill out an application online.

  • Fulton County Rural Transit  www.fultoncountyruraltransit.com  Part-time dispatcher
    Fulton County Rural Transit is accepting applications for the position of part-time dispatcher. Responsibilities include: Answering and logging all telephone calls and walk-in inquiries, assigning trips to vans in a logical, efficient manner, preparing all appropriate and necessary forms, preparing and maintaining a list of all customer information, preparing daily bank deposit when required, and other duties as assigned by the Operations Director. Requirements for the position include submitting to and passing an initial alcohol and drug test prior to employment and background checks. Must have the ability to operate efficiently and adhere to a timetable/schedule. Must have valid driver’s license, clean driving record, high school diploma or GED, working knowledge of basic office equipment, report writing and scheduling, working knowledge of Windows XP, Word and Excel, and excellent verbal communication skills.
    Interested persons may apply at FCRT, 500 North Main Street in Canton, IL.

  • 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.

  • Community Action Head Start  CAPCIL.info  Teaching Assistant
    Assist the Lead Teacher in managing classroom activities for double sessions for children ages 3-5 years of age. Hours from 7:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m. The Head Start Program is a program of the United States Department of Health and Human Services that provides comprehensive early childhood education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to low-income children and their families. Early Childhood Education course work is desired, but not required. Head Start will provide professional development and/or paid training opportunities for the right candidate. Join our team!
    Please access our webpage at capcil.info. An Employment Application is available in downloadable pdf format. You may complete the application and upload the file on the HR page, or send resume.

  • Fulton County Rehabilitation Center, Inc.  www.fultoncountyrehabilitationcenter.com  Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional (QIDP)
    Fulton County Rehabilitation Center, Inc. will be conducting interviews for the position of Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional (QIDP). A QIDP must have at least one year of experience working directly with people with developmental disabilities. In addition to one year of experience supporting or interacting with persons with developmental disabilities, a QIDP must have one of the following educational credentials… • Human Services Professional – Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services field, including but not limited to Sociology, Special Education, Rehabilitation Counseling, and Psychology. • Professional Recreation Staff-Person – Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation or in a specialty area such as Art Therapy, Dance Therapy, Music Therapy, or Physical Therapy. • Social Worker – Bachelor’s Degree from a college or university. • Speech-Language Pathologist or Audiologist • Psychologist – Master’s Degree in Psychology from an accredited school • Physical Therapist • Occupational Therapist or Occupational Therapist Assistant • Registered Nurse • Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy • Professional Dietician – Registered by the American Dietetic Association
    Interested persons may apply at FCRC, 500 North Main Street in Canton, IL. Questions regarding this position may be directed to Barb Long or Shelly Entrekin at 309-647-6510.

  • Fulton County Rehabilitation Center, Inc.  www.fultoncountyrehabilitationcenter.com  CNA/Direct Support Person
    CNA / Direct Support Person. Duties: Work with the Intra Disciplinary Team to develop, implement and maintain an individual’s goals/activities in training areas of skills for daily living. Also will provide self-care assistance/training for developmentally disabled individuals in the training areas of dressing, toileting, eating, motor development, grooming and behavior management. Qualifications: Education: Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent DSP, Direct Support Person training (provided by FCRC if needed). Prefer Certified Nurses Aid (CNA) Experience: One or more years’ experience working with persons with developmental disabilities. Experience as a DSP or a Certified Nurse’s Aide in hospital or nursing home. Demonstrate interest in consumer welfare and the ability to perform physical aspects of job duties as required.
    Application can be completed at FCRC, 500 North Main Street, Canton IL 61520

  • United Suppliers  www.unitedsuppliers.com  Sales & Marketing Intern - Lewistown, IL
    Summary: Apply your crop scouting experience and interest in sales by working at a locally owned agriculture retailer, Fulton FS, Inc, Lewistown, IL. This intern will primarily work to assist the Agronomist to support the growers’ needs. Not only will this intern perform some crop scouting, but will work to translate findings into suggested plans, programs and services that the grower can apply in their operations. Strong communication and problem solving skills will be needed in connecting with growers. This experienced agronomy internship is the best way to expand on previous agronomy scouting internships. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following: Work one-on-one with local Sales Agronomist Crop scouting Actual sales calls to growers Promotion of retailers products and/or services Tissue sampling Fertility/Pesticide recommendations Innovation field trials – meet with growers to determine test plot locations, placing signage on those locations, evaluating crops, gathering data, taking pictures, and assessing weed control May assist with customer field days Exposure to the seed treatment business to include repackaging bulk seed into pro boxes and mini bulk bags for delivery to customers Customer service Other duties as assigned Competencies - To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: Ability to deliver clear, concise and effective verbal and written communications to a targeted audience Strong interpersonal skills Experience with computer skills i.e. Microsoft office software Reacts well under pressure and treats others with respect, courtesy and consideration
    Please apply using this link: https://chc.tbe.taleo.net/chc05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=UNITEDSUPPLIERS&cws=37&rid=438


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