Monthly Archives: April 2018

Project Scientist – Barge Design Solutions


Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc. is an engineering and architecture services firm consistently ranked in the top 500 engineering firms in the United States. We have been in business for over 60 years and offer a range of architecture and engineering services to diverse market sectors which include industrial, municipal, commercial, and government clients.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients, and communities. This purpose is supported by our company’s core values because, at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate – Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic – Honesty, integrity, and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible – We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence – We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service – We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

What We’re Looking For

Barge Design Solutions, Inc. is looking for qualified candidates for Project Geologist positions in our Nashville and Knoxville Offices. The primary focus will be supporting the environmental assessment/remediation group with managing and implementing field investigations, data management and analyses, client development, and report writing.

This position requires a dynamic individual who is flexible, learns quickly, can work independently, and can lead project teams. This position interacts throughout the company and externally with clients and internal business managers.

Specific activities will include:

  • Following safe work practices and adhering to company policies
  • Geologic logging and hydrogeologic testing on environmental projects
  • Contaminant data management and analyses and presentations
  • Preparation of technical reports pertaining to field investigations and studies
  • Development and management of budgets, determination of project scope, maintaining schedules, and interaction with clients and state/federal regulators
  • Preparation of proposals and presentations

Education/Experience Requirements

  • BS in geology or engineering geology
  • Current OSHA 40 Hour Training and Annual Refresher
  • Professional Registered Geologist in Tennessee or in adjoining states
  • Project management experience
  • Experience conducting environmental assessments and remedial actions
  • Number of years of relevant employment: 7 to 10 years
  • Exceptional organizational, technical, leadership, written and oral communication, as well as

Ideal candidates would also have

  • MS in geology
  • Proven marketing skills
  • Landfill permitting experience
  • Asbestos inspector certification
  • Experience with contaminate transport modeling

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BLH Job Corps Center

MINACT, INC., Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer actively seeking to recruit, hire and promote qualified applicants for the following positions: 
  • Security Officer (3)
  • Driver/Utility Worker
  • Recreation Specialist(2)
  • Academic Instructor (MATH)
  • Driver’s Education Instructor
  • Career Counselor. 
If you become aware of anyone who would be interested in working at our company, please refer them to our website at to apply no later than May 4, 2018. Further information regarding qualifications, job description, salary, etc. is available in the Human Resources Office. Be advised your application will not be considered if you fail to meet the required deadline.
These vacancy announcements are being advertised concurrently to all MINACT, INC. facilities as well as the TN Department of Labor and Workforce Development/Career Centers, various agencies, colleges, and universities. Only applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will be considered for interviews. No qualified applicant will be discriminated against due to race, color, sex, age, national origin, creed, religion, veteran status, disability, or a handicapping condition. MINACT, INC. reserves the right to limit the interview pool based on review of requirements and number of applications submitted.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
MINACT is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
Position Posting Date: April 27, 2018
Position Closing Date: May 4, 2018

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Community Outreach Assistant-St. Jude

st jude alsacAs the Community Outreach Assistant, you ensure linkage to care for individuals diagnosed with HIV in the surrounding community. The Department of Infectious Diseases has participated in this work for over nine years, working closely with community partners. By maintaining a basic understanding of the research protocols, public health systems, and data systems, you work with HIV infected youth on a daily basis, providing case management services. Additional responsibilities are as follows:

  •  Communicate with newly diagnosed and previously diagnosed HIV patients
  • Provide voluntary counseling, testing, and education
  • Act as a member of the liaison team for the Connect to Protect (C2P) at the Memphis Shelby County Health Department
  • Discuss psychosocial aspects of HIV and connect patients to psychosocial care
  • Coordinate with patient and medical team leading up to first medical visit
  • Give presentations in schools and at community events

 In this role, you will be out in the community building relationships in addition to the work done at St. Jude. A key element of the job is to identify barriers for linkage to care and work to eliminate them. Our program is considered a model for others to emulate around the community and the nation. Take the first step to join our team by applying now!

To apply use the following link:

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Personal Care Attendants – Freedom Co-Op

Freedom Co-Op is a non-profit agency that provides personal care attendants for people with disabilities in the Memphis area. Our employees support our individuals in their daily activities in their homes and in the community while their families work. We have immediate openings in the Frayser area. Monday-Friday 3pm-9pm.


  • Must be 18 years old
  • Must have a high school diploma/GED
  • Must have or be willing to get CPR/First Aid certified
  • Must pass a fingerprint/background check
  • Must have computer skills
  • Must have a valid driver license
  • Must have a good working car
  • Valid car insurance
Please send all resumes to

Suzanne Colsey
Freedom Co-op
Executive Director
901-603-5864 call/text

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Freelance Field Researchers – Levitt Foundation

levitt_logoFreelance Field Researchers
Closing Date: 6/1/18

The Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation (Levitt Foundation), a national private foundation based in Los Angeles, is conducting on-site surveys at permanent outdoor Levitt music venues, including the Levitt Shell in Overton Park located in midtown Memphis, beginning this June.

The survey fielding effort will be conducted by a team of field researchers who collect surveys during 2-hour shifts at 12 to 16 outdoor concerts throughout June and July. This is an excellent opportunity for students to learn about audience research and evaluation methods specifically related to free, outdoor concerts and community events.

Concerts occur Thursdays through Sundays. Fielding session schedules will vary and will require researchers to be available for evening and weekend hours. Depending on weather conditions, some fielding sessions may need to be rescheduled to another evening. Dates for each fielding session, including back up dates to accommodate inclement weather, will be provided upon the interview.

Duties include:
• Collect surveys according to a detailed methodological protocol
• Provide the Field Research Coordinator with daily fielding reports
• Manage on-site fielding supplies, including fully-charged tablets, tracking sheets, name tags, etc.
• Respond to emails and calls from the Field Research Coordinator in a timely manner
• Communicate with a representative of the Levitt Shell, as needed

The candidate should be a responsible, organized, prompt, and detail-oriented individual with excellent inter-personal and communication skills. Ideally, we are seeking freelance field researchers, undergraduate or graduate school students who have a background in the social sciences and/or experience with on-site survey collection.

The ideal candidate will also:
• be knowledgeable of the Levitt Shell mission and its programming
• be proactive in approaching potential survey respondents
• be comfortable working in diverse communities and cultures, including those traditionally underrepresented in the arts
• have the ability to “think on your feet”
• be extremely reliable with a positive, friendly attitude
• be able to stand for long periods of time
• maintain a professional, neat appearance

• freelance fielders will receive an hourly wage of $15-20, depending on qualifications and experience

Please email a brief cover note and resume to with “Freelance Field Researcher – Levitt Shell Memphis” in the subject line. Please, no phone calls. We look forward to hearing from you. Continue reading

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C.L.I.M.B. Job Fair 5/4 & College Fair 5/5

Job & Career News from the Memphis Public Libraries

C.L.I.M.B. Forward 2018, 2-Day Workforce Development Event Set For May 4 & 5.

CLIMB Job Fair May 2018

C.L.I.M.B.(Creating Lifetime Independence Moving Barriers) will host a Spring Job Fair, Friday, May 4, 2018, from 9:00AM to 2:00PM and a Youth Forum/College Fair, Saturday, May 5, 2018, from 9AM-12PM at Riverside Missionary Baptist Church, O.D. White Family Life Center located at 3560 South Third Street, Memphis, TN 38109.

This unique 2-day collaborative effort among various community partners and businesses is free and open to the public. The weekend is designed to help all job seekers with employment opportunities and the youth explore educational avenues. The second-day youth will attend workshops on cyberbullying, mental health, and issues in the community. Also, local area colleges and trade schools will speak with students about the postsecondary experience.

C.L.I.M.B’s 3rd annual Spring Job Fair will assist those who are seeking new employment, additional income, or a career change.  The…

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Graceland Job Openings

Graceland - join our team 4-19-18

Merchandise Lead – Full Time

This is a full-time opportunity working in the Graceland Gift shops. Under the general supervision of the Merchandise Supervisors, assist with training and motivating merchandise associates. Maintain appearance of the gift shops and perform associated duties as required. Act as a role model to others in following policies and procedures of the company/department. Provide guest relations. Assist merchandise associates with problems as requested and refer as appropriate. Other duties as assigned.

For a complete job description please visit our website!

Tour Associates – Part-Time

If you like to interact with people from all over the world and have great customer service skills – this is the job for you!

Under the supervision of the Tour Operations Manager/Supervisor, provide a quality tour to guest at Graceland in various positions through both verbal spiels and through audio. Assist with audio equipment in instruction to guests and with problems which might occur. Greet guests as well as answer questions and direct to the proper location.

For a complete job description please visit our website!

Groundskeeper/Landscaper – Seasonal

Currently seeking a candidate with previous experience in the grounds-keeping and landscaping to help maintain Graceland and Elvis Presley’s Memphis!

Assist the maintenance manager in maintaining healthy and well-maintained lawns, gardens, trees, and shrubbery to create a positive first impression. Follow the plan design by the manager in planting flowers, shrubs, etc. on Elvis Presley’s properties. Assist in resolving gardening/landscaping problems/concerns. Assist in assuring safety and appearance. Maintain grounds by watering trees, flowers, grass, shrubs; mulch flower beds; spray lawn and shrubs with required chemicals. Rake leaves; blow driveways and pathways to keep clear and safe from debris. Drive equipment to other properties and pick up supplies as needed. Assist other departments as needed or required.

For a complete job description please visit our website!

Please go online to apply and to see a complete listing of our open positions!

Closing Date 5/15/18

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Custodians – Pinnacle Perpetual Services


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by | April 27, 2018 · 10:17 AM

C.L.I.M.B. Job Fair 5/4 & College Fair 5/5

C.L.I.M.B. Forward 2018, 2-Day Workforce Development Event Set For May 4 & 5.

CLIMB Job Fair May 2018

C.L.I.M.B.(Creating Lifetime Independence Moving Barriers) will host a Spring Job Fair, Friday, May 4, 2018, from 9:00AM to 2:00PM and a Youth Forum/College Fair, Saturday, May 5, 2018, from 9AM-12PM at Riverside Missionary Baptist Church, O.D. White Family Life Center located at 3560 South Third Street, Memphis, TN 38109.

This unique 2-day collaborative effort among various community partners and businesses is free and open to the public. The weekend is designed to help all job seekers with employment opportunities and the youth explore educational avenues. The second-day youth will attend workshops on cyberbullying, mental health, and issues in the community. Also, local area colleges and trade schools will speak with students about the postsecondary experience.

C.L.I.M.B’s 3rd annual Spring Job Fair will assist those who are seeking new employment, additional income, or a career change.  The event will feature nearly 50 employers seeking talented candidates in numerous industries. Attendees should bring a current resume, dress professionally, and be prepared to network with area employers. FedEx Express, Waffle House, Facilities Performance Group, Durham School Services, Methodist Healthcare, and many more will be in attendance covering various career fields. A full list of employers will be released by Monday, April 23, 2018.

“This event is truly unifying the spirit of our community,” said CLIMB program director and founder, Amber Covington.  “We are proud to help bring solutions to the needs of local businesses as well as to our citizens.  And, by including the youth, we are helping to grow a strong workforce that will assist with Memphis and Shelby County future growth.”

C.L.I.M.B., a workforce, and economic development program; mission is to alleviate suffering, poverty, and oppression by helping build secure, productive, and just communities by promoting career and economic growth in 38109 and 38116. C.L.I.M.B. provides free services, resources, and tools to assist both job seekers and employers with the entire job search process, hiring and employment needs which include workshops on job searching, resume writing, and interviewing techniques.

Contact or 901-646-1342 for more inform

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Mowers & Turf Techs – City of Memphis Parks and Golf


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by | April 27, 2018 · 9:06 AM

Public Relations Media Coordinator-Memphis Public Libraries

City of Memphis

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Public Relations Media Coordinator-Library Services (Appointed)

Appointed – $47,910.20 – $73,299.20 annually
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Works under the general direction of the Marketing Manager to develop, execute, and disseminate all marketing and communication plans for the entire City of Memphis. Manages and updates the Library’s media distribution list. Promotes all programs, services, policies, and procedures. Develops promotional storylines, writes and designs the E-Newsletter for distribution through the email marketing program, and E-Blasts to highlight programs and events. Creates and edits text for promotional material (i.e. flyers, posters, bookmarks, etc.), marketing jobs, and calendar of events. Meets with internal Library event planners and community partners to discuss marketing…
Closes on 5/7/18

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Lead, Water Quality Control Analyst – MLGW

mlgw_top_logo Lead, Water Quality Control Analyst
Opening Date: April 24, 2018
Closing Date: May 25, 2018


Duties: Train, direct, perform and assign work to laboratory employees engaged in chemical, bacteriological, microbiology and other tests on drinking water; and perform instrumental analyses of drinking water to ensure compliance with federal, state and local agencies rules, regulations, and standards.

Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from an accredited American Chemical Society university or college with 5 years of experience as a Water Quality Control Analyst.  Must be certified annually in chemical and microbiological analyses to comply with Section 1401 of the Safe Drinking Water Act, Public Law 93-523.  Must have a Grade IV Water Treatment Operator’s License from the State of Tennessee Board of Water and Waste Water certification and completed Hazardous Waste Materials Training (29 CFR 1910.120) and successfully completed NIMS Training within one year of entering the job.  Must pass the Color Blind 1 test.  Must have skills in computer software such as word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, etc.  Must have a valid driver’s license from the state of residence.

Works majority of time inside under good conditions.  Subject to hazards of working with chemicals, standing/walking for long periods of time, and medium lifting of supplies/equipment.

Candidates accepting employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby County, Tennessee within six months of their employment date. EOE M/F/D/V

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Unity Healthcare Services-Healthcare Specialist

Unity Healthcare Services
Healthcare Specialist

  • Provides essential personal care assistance to the client •
  • Preparing and serving meals • Assist with bath, care of mouth, skin and hair. •
  • Performs incidental household services as are essential to the client’s well-being at home. •
  • Provides emotional support and compassionate care to the client and family. •
  • Maintains required competency and skills. •
  • Reports any changes in the client’s condition or family situation immediately by calling the office/supervisor. •
  • Practices Universal precautions according to OSHA regulations and agency policy and procedures. •
  • Attends at least twelve (12) hours of continuing education programs or approved audiovisuals per calendar year. •
  • Documents all client-related activities in a timely manner.

How to Apply: Visit and fill out an application under the “employment” tab or email resume to

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Free Tax Prep – Extended 5/12-6/30

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by | April 25, 2018 · 2:43 PM

KIPP:Memphis Job Fair 5/5/18


KIPP Memphis Collegiate Schools would like to cordially invite you to submit your resume and professional information to formally express your interest in attending our Spring 2018 Education Job Fair. Our job fair will take place at our KIPP Memphis Collegiate High School Campus located at:

KIPP Memphis Collegiate High
2110 Howell Ave
Memphis TN 38108
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM CST
May 5, 2018

Our Hiring School Leaders will be on site ready to talk with you about KIPP’s career opportunities.
In preparation for your attendance please be sure to bring:    several copies of your resume, business casual dress, awesome attitude, and be ready to learn more about our amazing career opportunities.  We are excited and are looking forward to meeting you and learning more about your professional experiences!

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