Daily Archives: August 9, 2017

FedEx Express Job Fair 8/12/17

FedEx Express is hosting a job fair at its Memphis hub on Saturday, August 12th, 8a.m.- 2p.m. at 2874 Business Park Drive, Building D.

For Complete Story: http://www.wmcactionnews5.com/story/36097828/fedex-looking-to-hire-800-part-time-workers

Source: http://www.wmcactionnews5.com

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City of Memphis Job Opportunities

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Job Title: Public Services Supervisor

  • Job Type: Appointed  
  • Salary: $35,030.84 – $52,540.80 annually
  • Closing date: 8/21/2017
  • Location:  Memphis, TN
  • Job number: 2017-00389

Works under the direction of the Library Agency Manager in coordinating and supervising staff members and functions of the public service desks within all areas of the library.  Supports Memphis Public Libraries policies, goals and objectives.  Develops and implements library agency goals and strategic plans.  Supervises staff including interviewing, hiring, training, scheduling, coaching, performance management, and appropriate disciplinary action in consultation with the Library Agency Manager.  Coordinates the  collection of books, audio-visual materials, etc., with system-wide and library agency staff.   Develops and provides training for staff, volunteers and the public.  Prepares payroll reports, employee schedules, leave approval forms, and related personnel actions.  Prepares, plans, coordinates and/or presents special projects, workshops, programs and exhibits for staff and public.  Provides information services, reader’s advisory, and general assistance in library usage using print resources as well as computer databases, Internet, specialized files and collections.  Participates in and facilitates library agency and system-wide committees as well as community outreach activities.  Monitors the physical condition of the facilities and equipment for damages, security and safety standards, and submit reports of impairment and safety, if necessary.  Creates and compiles various reports.  Interacts and communicates verbally and in writing with volunteers, management, and staff on a variety of issues and concerns.

Job Title: Library Recruitment Coordinator

  • Job Type: Appointed 
  • Salary: $42,966.56 – $65,312.00 annually
  • Closing date: 8/21/2017
  • Location:  Memphis, TN
  • Job number: 2017-00403

Works under the general direction of the Human Resource Coordinator in administering Human Resources policies and procedures related to selection and placement for the Library Division.  Evaluates and compares applicants’ educational, training, and employment background to minimum qualifications to determine applicants to be certified for posted positions with the Library. Reviews job descriptions, contacts interviewing officials, and visits work sites to enhance understanding of essential job functions and minimum qualifications. Explains employment procedures to applicants as requested. Analyzes and recommends solutions for employment-related issues.  Coordinates all facets of the hiring process for the Library Division. Coordinates competency-based interviewing process and consultants Human Resources on details of the process. Verifies employment history and educational background and checks references of job applicants. Makes job offers to selected applicants involving determining appropriate rate of pay according to City HR policies or consulting with the Compensation Division of Human Resources. Prepares job offer letters and certification packet materials. Schedules employees for New Employee Orientation and new hire processing including background checks and drug screening. Notifies all applicants once the position has been filled. Responds to all questions/inquiries concerning the status of open positions within the Library Division.  Assists with training related to the Library on HR employment/selection and testing policies and procedures as needed. Makes recommendations to management concerning recruitment efforts to increase qualified applicant pool and testing measures necessary to evaluate candidates.  Assists in coordinating and scoring job specific testing/evaluation programs to measure an applicant’s learning and thinking ability, habitual patterns, interests, and specific skills. Maintains and updates applicant database, which includes inputting resumes, generating response letters and developing applicant-tracking reports. Participates in recruitment efforts including traveling to schools, career fairs, etc.

Job Title: Maintenance Helper

  • Job Type: Civil Service  
  • Salary: $29,433.30 – $42,047.20 annually
  • Closing date: 8/21/2017
  • Location:  Memphis, TN
  • Job number: 2017-00391

Works under the general supervision of a General Foreman/Stationary Engineer.  Assists stationary engineers in the maintenance and repair of machinery and equipment used in and around a flood control pumping station, and in maintaining levee, reservoirs, flood wall, and stop log storage house.  Assists with assembling and disassembling equipment using various hand tools.  Furnishes Engineer with proper tools and parts.  Performs routine repairs and preventative maintenance as directed.  Performs welding to fabricate parts.  Cleans tools, parts, and work area with appropriate cleaning solvents. Drives equipment from work site to shop or to installation to be cleaned and for maintenance.  Maintains workshop in orderly condition

Job Title: Truck Driver (10 openings)

  • Job Type: Civil Service   
  • Salary: $26,692.12 annually
  • Closing date: 8/21/2017
  • Location:  Memphis, TN
  • Job number: 2017-00401

Works under the supervision of an assigned supervisor.  Operates and drives various types of trucks, one (1) ton and up, including stake-type dump trucks, and mechanical equipment associated with performing the job.   Loads and unloads materials, tools, and equipment unto trucks.  May connect hoses and sprinkler system for turf and grass irrigation and use various equipment such as shovel, rakes, spades and other tools such as chain saw in designated area.   May plant, trim and spray bedding plants, trees, and shrubs.  Performs routine maintenance such as, lubricating, fueling and cleaning equipment.  Operates tractor using specific attachments to till, cultivate, and grade turf areas to apply prescribed amounts of lime, fertilizer, insecticide, and fungicide in assigned area.  May perform a variety of manual duties as needed in maintaining assigned buildings and/or grounds such as bagged trash disposal and street clean-up which may include picking up dead animals, broken glass, tree limbs, and other debris.  May assists in mowing and cutting turf and grass areas using hand mower and power mower.  May lay asphalt on walking trails, parking lots and roadways in assigned work area.

Job Title: Animal Shelter Field Supervisor

  • Job Type: Civil Service 
  • Salary: $38,701.52 – $58,448.00 annually
  • Closing date: 8/21/2017 
  • Location:  Memphis, TN
  • Job number: 2017-00416

Works under the direction of the Animal Shelter Administrator to supervise animal services field operations, planning strategies, and the daily activities of Animal Services Officers.  Investigates animal regulations and cruelty complaints.  Determines violations of City ordinances and/or State laws.  Oversees the issuance of citations and/or violation warning notices and makes necessary court appearances.  Maintains animal and activity records.  Approves work schedules, and coordinates training of Animal Services Officers.  Trains and consults with employees and other supervisors regarding City and bargaining unit policies and regulations.   Oversees cleanliness and maintenance of animal services vehicles.  Assists subordinates in the performance of job duties such as: patrolling public streets and picking up animals.  Responds to calls and supervises personnel by traveling to various locations throughout the City.

Job Title: Crime Analyst – Police Services / Crimes Against Persons

  • Job Type: Civil Service  
  • Salary: $31,848.18 – $47,444.80 annually
  • Closing date: 8/21/2017 
  • Location:  Memphis, TN
  • Job number: 2017-00336

Works under the supervision of the Crime Analysis Unit Manager within the Police Services Division.  Identifies emergent crime patterns and series.  Analyzes tactical activities and contributes to intervention efforts. Measures and forecasts long-term public safety related activity. Provides information and analysis on police resources and on police actions and their consequences.  Researches, compiles, analyzes and interpret statistical data from a variety of sources to include offense and arrest reports, census reports, etc. Provides forecasts and interpretations of future crime statistics utilizing quantitative and qualitative methodology.  Identifies and recommends methods to develop agency tactics, strategies, and long-range plans for crime control and prevention.  Develops and maintains programs which will collect, collate, analyze and disseminate crime activity data, including frequency, geographic factors, victims, targets, suspect descriptors, chronological information, suspect vehicle descriptions, modus operandi factors, potential and actual police hazards, and physical evidence information.  Creates computer databases, electronic spreadsheets, desktop publishing, word processing, statistical applications such as Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) and Microsoft Office applications to manipulate, analyze and present data.  Plans and integrates efforts with City GIS.  

Job Title: Crime Analyst – Police Service / Real Time Crime Center – 3 Openings

  • Job Type: Civil Service  
  • Salary: $31,848.18 – $47,444.80 annually
  • Closing date: 8/21/2017
  • Location:  Memphis, TN
  • Job number: 2017-00337

Works under the supervision of the Crime Analysis Unit Manager within the Police Services Division.  Identifies emergent crime patterns and series.  Analyzes tactical activities and contributes to intervention efforts. Measures and forecasts long-term public safety related activity. Provides information and analysis on police resources and on police actions and their consequences.  Researches, compiles, analyzes and interpret statistical data from a variety of sources to include offense and arrest reports, census reports, etc. Provides forecasts and interpretations of future crime statistics utilizing quantitative and qualitative methodology.  Identifies and recommends methods to develop agency tactics, strategies, and long-range plans for crime control and prevention.  Develops and maintains programs which will collect, collate, analyze and disseminate crime activity data, including frequency, geographic factors, victims, targets, suspect descriptors, chronological information, suspect vehicle descriptions, modus operandi factors, potential and actual police hazards, and physical evidence information.  Creates computer databases, electronic spreadsheets, desktop publishing, word processing, statistical applications such as Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) and Microsoft Office applications to manipulate, analyze and present data.  Plans and integrates efforts with City GIS.

Apply online by going to: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/memphistn

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FedEx Ground Hiring Package Handlers for Multiple Shifts

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Applicants should apply on the following website: groundwarehousejobs.fedex.com

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Resume Workshop Presented by Angela Copeland August 11 in Central Library

Angela Copeland of Copeland Coaching will present a workshop on resumes this Friday August 11 in the Central Library located at 3030 Poplar Avenue, Room L-50, from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM.  This event is free and open to the public.

“Angela Copeland has coached job seekers for over 10 years, and is the founder of her coaching practice, Copeland Coaching. She is the host of the Copeland Coaching Podcast, author of syndicated newspaper column Career Corner, and author of career book Breaking The Rules & Getting The Job.

Angela is a member of the Forbes Coaches Council, and is a frequent guest speaker for community organizations. She recently shared her own career journey in a TEDx Talk titled, “How I broke the rules & found my perfect job.” Angela has also been quoted as an industry expert in a number of national publications, including The Wall Street Journal, U.S. News & World Report, Glassdoor.com, Forbes, Business Insider, Monster.com, Fast Company, and The Huffington Post.

Angela has received recognition for her work, including 10 Resume Writers We Love by Recruiter.com, Top Career Website by Career Igniter, Best Career Blog by Credit Donkey, and Top 25 Resume Builder and Top 25 Inspirational Career Advice Bloggers by PersonalIncome.org.

Angela provides job coaching at all stages of the job search process, including finding the right job, interviewing, and negotiating.

Angela’s areas of expertise include:

  • Resume and cover letter development
  • Personal branding
  • Creative job seeking
  • Networking
  • Interview skills
  • Post interview follow up
  • Negotiation strategy”

 

Source: Copeland Coaching. (2017). About Angela. Copeland Coaching. Retrieved from https://www.copelandcoaching.com/about-angela-copeland/

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KTG USA Hiring for Many Positions

Available jobs are:

  • Electrical & Instrumentation (E & I) Maintenance Technician ($30.37 / hr)
  • Co-Packer
  • Converting Supervisor
  • Shipping Coordinator
  • Maintenance Supervisor
  • Production/Machine Operator ($14.54-$30.37/HR)

Applicants are asked to apply online by going to: http://www.jobs.net/jobs/ktgusa/en-us/search/?keyword=&location=Memphis%2C%20TN%2C%20United%20States

 

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Community Health Fair August 26

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by | August 9, 2017 · 9:53 AM

WMC-TV5 Memphis Hiring for Digital Content Producer

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Open Position – Digital Content Producer (#2017-7211)

Job Overview:

WMC Action News 5 is looking for a digital content producer to embrace its growing digital efforts and publish content to wmactionnews5.com, the WMC mobile apps, and social media networks.

Duties include writing and publishing news and weather coverage on digital platforms including website, mobile apps, and social media outlets. Responsibilities also include creating photo galleries, editing and clipping video for online use, as well as any additional duties that are assigned. A flexible schedule is required.

Minimum requirements include outstanding writing ability, excellent communication, self-motivation, and organizational skills. Must thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment and project a positive image for our station in the community. News writing, HTML, and Photoshop experience are preferred but not required. Previous experience in the use of the Frankly content management system is also preferred. The successful candidate will have strong journalism skills, including the ability to gather news from a variety of sources. Knowledge of AP Style is preferred.  Pre-employment drug screen required.

If you are interested in applying for this position, apply online and attach resume with cover letter and link to your most recent work.  No phone call please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

Apply online by going to https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/7211/digital-content-producer/job

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WMC-TV5 Memphis Hiring for News Photographer

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Open Position – News Photographer (#2017-7175)

Job Overview:

WMC Action News 5 in Memphis is looking for a News Photojournalist to join our team. The successful candidate must have previous photography experience and shooting broadcast news is preferred. Experience with LiveU and microwave trucks preferred. Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism or related area.

Must be able to carry 50 lbs. a minimum of five (5) feet. Must be in good condition to carry and operate required gear.  Good driving record required. The successful candidate is a team-player, reliable with initiative, and has excellent communication skills. Must be able to troubleshoot on the fly and problem solve under pressure. Must be able to work overnight and on weekends. Experience with digital non-linear editing (Edius, Adobe, Avid) preferred.  Drug screen and MVR check required.

Please apply online (Raycom Media Career site) and send resume, cover letter, and links to your work.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

Apply online by going to https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/7175/news-photographer/job

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WMC-TV5 Memphis Success Manager Position

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Open Position – Success Manager (#2017-7202)

Job Overview:

The optimal candidate for the position of Success Manager is a goal-driven, self-motivated, responsible individual willing to collaborate with the sales support staff to build lasting and profitable client-advertiser campaigns and relationships.  The Success Manager- in partnership with their Media Sales Consultant (MSC)- helps develop and fully execute strategic marketing initiatives to meet clients’ objectives.

This salaried position is designed specifically to ensure the success of the client’s campaigns and expands on that relationship from daily communications to conducting strategic planning sessions.  The Success Manager is the key liaison between the client and the WMC-TV sales.

Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter.  Pre-employment drug screen required. No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

Apply online by going to https://careers-raycommedia.icims.com/jobs/7202/success-manager/job?mobile=false&width=710&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-360&jun1offset=-300

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Applications Being Accepted for the Shelby County Citizens’ University

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Applications Being Accepted for the Shelby County Citizens’ University

The Shelby County Mayor’s Office is now accepting applications for the next session of the Shelby County Citizens’ University, September 14th through November 30th.

“Citizens get a behind-the-scenes look at Shelby County Government and how their tax dollars are spent,” says Shelby County Mayor Mark H. Luttrell, Jr.

The eleven-week course will be held on Thursdays from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at many Shelby County Government facilities.

Presentations Include:

• Mayor
• Chief Administrative Officer
• Administration and Finance
• Information Technology
• Community Services
• Corrections
• Health Department
• Planning and Development
• Public Works
• Public Affairs
• County Attorney/Public Defender/Divorce Referee
• Office of Preparedness
• Elected Officials (Trustee, County Clerk, Assessor, County Commission)

Go to www.shelbycountytn.gov and look for the link to the Citizens’ University to apply on-line. Applications must be received by August 25th at 4:30 p.m. For more information call (901) 222-2000.                  

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Sheraton Memphis Downtown Positions

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Applicants can apply on site at Sheraton Memphis Downtown located at 250 North Main Street, Memphis, TN 38103 between 9am-11am Monday- Friday.

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Memphis Child Advocacy Center Bilingual Victim Advocacy Position

Position Summary:
The position’s primary responsibility is to provide support and advocacy to child victims of sexual abuse and their non-offending family members, with special emphasis on families whose primary language is Spanish.    Some on-call and weekend hours required.   Performs other duties as assigned.

To learn more about this job, including job functions, requirements, and how to apply, click

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A Seat in the Circle Community Event August 13

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by | August 9, 2017 · 9:08 AM