Opportunities posted with the Career Resources Office are advertisements received from employers. No guarantee of employment is stated or implied. Please call Tracy Engstrom, Coordinator, at 309.341.5246 with questions.
Federal Work Study Program for Sandburg Students (2012-2013 School Year)
Work study eligibility is determined by the Financial Aid office. Contact the Financial Aid office for a Work Study application. To be considered for a work study job, you must be a Sandburg student registered for the current semeseter's classes and have a completed work study application on file in the Career Resources office. Work Study applications for 2012-2013 will be kept on file through June 30, 2013. Students eligible for the 2012-2013 Work Study program will be considered for positions beginning July 1, 2012. All work study positions are part-time, 20 hours per week maximum. Pay is $8.25/hour. Work study positions are not guaranteed; there are more students eligible for the work study program than jobs available. If you have questions about the Work Study Program, contact Tracy Engstrom, 341.5246, email@example.com
Television Sales - Quad Cities Area (5/16/13)
Immediate full-time opportunity in television advertising sales. We are looking for a highly motivated individual to primarily specialize in new business development, along with maintaining and growing some established advertising clients. We offer full health benefits, 401K, a very generous new business commission rate and the ability to market four broadcast TV stations (Fox 18, The Quad Cities CW, This-TV and MeTV) and internet to serve the advertising needs of local businesses! Previous outside sales experience is required, successful sales experience in TV, cable, radio, newspaper and/or internet advertising--with a track record of generating new business--is highly preferred. Rush your resume and salary history to email: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: HR Manager, KLJB-TV, 937 E. 53rd Street, Davenport, IA 52807. EOE
Administrative Assistant to Dean of Extension Services - Carthage, IL (5/15/13)
Clerical Level II-starting salary range is $18,840-$19,940
Carl Sandburg College is accepting applications for a full-time, benefitted Administrative Assistant to the Dean of the Extension Services at the Branch Campus in Carthage, IL. Starting salary range is $18,840 to $19,940 and is commensurate with education and experience. Primary responsibilities include main office registration and business support, instructional support functions, and clerical and operational support for the CSC Auditorium. The successful applicant must have strong interpersonal and customer service skills, proficiency in business records management and excellent computer skills. Experience in an educational environment is desirable. Associate’s Degree and two years related experience preferred. GED or high school diploma required. Interested applicants should send a CSC application, cover letter, resume (with references) and transcripts to: Debra Miller, Dean of Extension Services, Branch Campus, Carl Sandburg College, Carthage, IL 62321, email@example.com, 217-357-3129, ext. 7239, Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. EOE
Massage Therapist - Galesburg, IL (5/14/13)
The Pain Relief Clinic is seeking a massage therapist. Prefer someone with experience but new graduates are welcome to apply. The provide a great environment for the client, marketing, web site exposure and overhead. All you need to do is show up and provide your services! Pay is fair and competitive, but dependent upon experience. Apply by calling 309-343-0028 or through email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Center for Youth and Family Services - (5/13/13)
Click on the link to view all job openings: CYF Solutions Job Openings
American Red Cross - Various Locations in IL (5/13/13)
The American Red Cross is hiring various positions throughout the state. Click on the link for the various job postings:
American Red Cross Employment Opportunities
Use the following link to create an external profile through American Red Cross to apply for these jobs:
Creating an External Profile
Use the following link to see how to apply for a position with the American Red Cross:
Directions to apply for a position
In addition, the Heart of America Blood Services Region is currently seeking female/minority candidates to apply for the position of Collections Technician II, Mobile Unit Assistant II, Donor Recruitment Representative, Collections Specialist, BDR Reviewers, Hospital Service Courier, Team Supervisor, and Program Marketing Manager. While we are seeking female/minority candidates for these positions, we will consider all qualified candidates. To apply for these specific positions, contact:
Heart Of America Blood Services Region
405 W. John H. Gwynn Jr. Avenue Peoria, IL 61605
Miscellaneous Positions (Great Opportunities) - Galesburg, IL (5/13/13)
Our Mission Statement: DDHomes is an organization dedicated to providing quality residential services to adults, including persons with developmental disabilities and other cognitive impairments, within a highly regulated environment, in the most efficient manner. We offer several entry level positions that require a minimum of a High School Diploma or GED. These positions include:
• Full-Time Direct Support Staff
• Part-Time Direct Support Staff
• Full-Time Cook
As an industry leading company, we offer many great benefits to our employees such as:
• Paid Training
• Double Time for Holidays Worked
• Health Insurance
• Work 8 hours, Paid 8 hours, Paid Activities
• Accumulated Vacation Time (Hourly)
• Family-Style Environment
• Free Meals
• Smaller Client to Staff Ratios Than Nursing Homes (No CNA training required, but a plus)
Please feel Free to come by Ryan Court CILA at any time to fill out an application at 432 N. Whitesboro in Galesburg. Call (309)342-4033 if you have questions and ask for Nick
Route Drive - Galesburg, IL (5/13/13)
G&M Distributors is seeking a route driver. Must possess:
Competitive wages and benefits. EOE.
Fill out an application at:
200 N. Linwood
Welder - Galesburg, IL (5/9/13)
BNSF is looking for a track maintenance welder. Click on the link for a detailed job description: BNSF Welder
Patient Representative - Galesburg, IL (5/8/13)
Healthcare Fiscal Management Inc. (HFMI) currently has an opening for one full time patient representative at Galesburg Cottage Hospital. Click on the link for more information: HFMI Patient Rep
Day Camp Site Coordinator - Galesburg, IL (5/8/13)
The Knox County Housing Authority is seeking individuals to fill multiple part-time, temporary positions. These positions will begin after May 20 and end by July 12. Click on the link for a detailed description: Camp Site Coordinator
Apply in person at:
Knox County Housing Authority
480 Iowa Avenue
Weekend Security Officer - Galesburg, IL (5/6/13)
Physical Plant Level 1-starting salary range $19,690-$20,450
Carl Sandburg College is accepting applications for a full-time Weekend Security Officer position. High school diploma or GED required, two years of security experience preferred. Working knowledge of computer systems and software, to include word processing and spreadsheets also preferred. Valid driver’s license required. Responsibilities include but not limited to, monitoring traffic and parking lots, issuing tickets for violations, patrolling campus buildings, preparing reports, responding to emergency calls and monitoring environmental conditions. Must be capable of lifting 50 lbs. and performing arduous work in various environmental conditions. This position requires a background check as a pre-employment qualifier. Starting salary range is $19,690-$20,450 and is commensurate with experience and education. The position requires two 12 hour shifts on weekends (7am-7pm) and two 8 hour shifts during the week (10am-6:30pm). Hours can vary as needed. Interested applicants must complete a CSC application and send to: Carl Sandburg College, Human Resources, 2400 Tom L Wilson Blvd, Galesburg IL 61401. Review of applications will begin May 9th and continue until position is filled. EOE
Pennycress Energy Company Internship - (5/6/13)
Pennycress Energy Company is developing and commercializing a winter energy oilseed crop called Pennycress. Pennycress is a variety of mustard that grows in winter months between corn and soybean thus utilizing the resources that are idle during the winter months. Visit their websites at www.arvenstech.com and www.growpennycress.com for further information.
Young people with farming background are what is needed. The job involves coordination of farming activities and marketing of Pennycress farming concepts to farmers. Candidates with background and knowledge of Botany will be preferred and will be given opportunity to work in research and perform cross pollination, etc.
Both part time and full time positions are open. Selected persons will be offered good remuneration as well as stock options.
Potential for growth is enormous. Full time employment possible. Apply with full particulars via email: email@example.com
Store Team Lead - Galesburg, IL (5/6/13)
Dunham's sports is looking for a store team lead with retail supervisory experience.
Responsibilities include operational, merchandising, administrative functions within the store. Leading and training a staff in providing exceptional customer service. This position carries keys and has store opening and closing responsibilities.
Health, dental and vision coverage
Life, STD, LTD insurance
Vacation and personal days
Strong organizational and leadership skills necessary, with a hands-on management style. Enthusiasm and initiative are key. Ability and desire to provide our customers with a high level of service, as well as train and motivate the staff to do the same.
Merchandise knowledge preferred, such as apparel, exercise, footwear, field and stream or general athletics, but not necessary.
Apply in the store at:
1890 North Henderson
Student Information Assistant - Galesburg, IL (5-3-13)
Clerical Level 1-Starting salary range $ 18,210-$18,920
Carl Sandburg College is seeking a Student Information Assistant to serve as an information receptionist. High school diploma or GED required. Candidate must have good working knowledge of computer systems and software. This position maintains and distributes information and announcements through various mediums including College website, publications and in person. This position also works closely with marketing, recruiting and student life offices. Excellent communication and customer service skills required in person and over the phone required. This is a full-time position. $18,210-$18,920 to start and is commensurate with education and experience. Interested applicants should send a Carl Sandburg College application, cover letter, resume (with references) and transcripts to: Carl Sandburg College, Human Resources, P O Box 1407, Galesburg, IL 61402-1407. Review of Applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. EOE
Customer Care Representative - Galesburg, IL (5/3/13)
Dick Blick Art Materials is hiring a customer care representative.
Analyze customer needs and inform customers of price totals, anticipated delays, and additional information as necessary.
Contact Dana Mercado at 309-341-5772 for more information
Office Assistant - Galesburg, IL (5/3/13)
Crossrodas Life is seeking an office assistant to temporarily fill in full time during employee's maternity leave. This very busy office position could lead to permanent part-time work. Reponsibilities include (but not limited to): filing, answering phones, organizing, etc.
Send resume to:
Personal Assistant - Knoxville, IL (4/26/13)
A trustworthy and compassionate individual is needed to help an elderly couple take care of day to day operations. Call 289-8049 for more information.
Summer Intern - Keokuk, IA (4/26/13)
Jackson-Hewitt in Keokuk, IA is seeking a summer intern. The individual will assist with tax preparation, other accounting activities, and will use Quickbooks. 10-15 hours per week.
Contact Dixie at 319-527-1706 for more information.
Yetter/Whalen Manufacturing - Colchester, IL and Macomb, IL (4/23/13)
Yetter/Whalen Manufacturing are hiring numerous employees such as:
Send resume to:
Yetter Manufacturing Company
Attn: Jayme Cargill
P.O. Box 358
Colchester, IL 62326
Firefighter - Crystal Lake, IL (4/22/13)
The city of Crytal Lake is hiring a full-time firefighter/Paramedica and/or Paid-On-Premise Firefighter/Paramedic. An application packet will be available beginning Friday, April 19th, 2013 at www.publicsafetyrecruitment.com Application deadline will be 12 NOON on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. For more information, click the following link: Crystal Lake Firefighter
Firefighter - Kankakee, IL (4/21/13)
The city of Kankakee has an opening for the position of firefighter. Click on the link for detailed information: Kankakee Firefighter
Police Officer - Sycamore, IL (4/15/13)
The Sycamore Police Department is currently accepting applications. For requirements, an online application and release forms visit: www.publicsafetyrecruitment.com Application and required documentation due by noon on June 5, 2013. Mandatory testing will be held on June 29, 2013 at 8 a.m. at Sycamore Polic Department. Call 1-800-343-HIRE with questions.
Seasonal Conservation/Historic Preservation Worker - Galesburg, IL (4/15/13)
The State of Illinois is hiring a seasonal conservation/historic preservation worker at the Galesburg Carl Sandburg Birthplace. Click on the link for more information: Carl Sandburg Birthplace
Conservation/Historic Preservation Worker - Bishop Hill, IL (4/15/13)
Bishop Hill Historic Site is hiring summer help as a conservation worker. Click on the link for a detailed description and work application: Bishop Hill
Director of Business Services - Galesburg, IL (4/10/13)
Director Level I-starting salary range is $44,710-$52,150
Carl Sandburg College is seeking a Director of Business Services to provide leadership to the Physical Plant, Purchasing, and Auxiliary Services of the College district. Starting salary range is $44,710 - $52,150 commensurate with experience and education. Duties include serving as the district’s Purchasing Agent, providing leadership to the Bookstore, Cafeteria and Auxiliary Operations of the College, preparing reports, supervising the maintenance and operation employees, preparing ICCB reports, project management of capital construction projects, supervision of construction contracts and appropriate insurance coverages. Additional responsibilities are support for CFO responsibilities including the budget and serving as acting CFO in their absence. Bachelor’s Degree and project management experienced required. Strong interpersonal and communications skills required. Valid driver’s license required. Certified Public Accountant and purchasing experience is preferred. Community College experience is preferred. To apply, submit a cover letter, resume (with three references) and CSC employment application transcripts to: Human Resources, Carl Sandburg College, PO. Box 1407, Galesburg, IL 61402-1407. For information see www.sandburg.edu. Review of applications and interviews will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. EOE
Police Officer - Thornton, IL (3/7/13)
The Village of Thornton, IL Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of police officer. This online application is now available at www.publicsafetyrecruitment.com. Click on the link for more information: Thornton Police Officer
Firefighter - Quincy, IL (3/4/13)
The City of Quincy Board of Fire and Police Commission Announces Entry-Level Firefighter testing. Click on the link for more information: Quincy Firefighter
Police Officer - Dubuque, IA (3/4/13)
The City of Dubuque is hiring police officers. Click on the link for more information: Dubuque Police Officer
Indiana State Trooper - (3/1/13)
The Indiana State Police is now accepting applications for the 73rd Recruit Academy. Individuals who are interested in a rewarding career as a Trooper with the Indiana State Police may apply online at http://www.in.gov/isp/2368.htm. This website provides detailed information about the application process and other important information about the Indiana State Police. Click on the link for a detailed job description: Indiana State Trooper
Firefighter - Huntley, IL and Channahon, IL (3/1/13)
The Huntley and Channahon Fire Protection Districts are currently accepting applications for the position of firefighter. These online applications are now available at www.publicsafetyrecruitment.com. Click on the links for detailed job descriptions: Huntley Firefighter and Channahon Firefighter
Associate Dean of Nursing/Nursing Faculty - Galesburg, IL (3/1/13)
Carl Sandburg College is accepting applications for an Associate Dean of Nursing/Nursing Faculty member beginning July 1, 2013. Responsibilities include administration and oversight of the RN program, Licensed Practical Nursing, and Certified Nurse Aid, to include NLN accreditation along with teaching. Requires minimum of 2 years experience in clinical nursing practice, Master’s degree in Nursing with 2 years experience as a nurse educator in a nursing program, and professional licensure in the state of Illinois. Salary range is commensurate with education and experience. Interested applicants should submit a Carl Sandburg College application, cover letter, resume (with references) and transcripts to: Human Resources Office, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd., Galesburg, IL 61401. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. EOE.