Daily Archives: April 27, 2018

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 https://bhooksjcc.applicantpool.com/jobs/ 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
M/F/Veterans/Disability
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:

 https://careers-stjude.icims.com/jobs/3478/community-outreach-assistant/job?mode=view&mobile=false&width=800&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-360&jun1offset=-300

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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.

Qualifications

  • 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 suzannecolsey@gmail.com
Attention:

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

QUALIFICATIONS
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

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

Please email a brief cover note and resume to programs@levitt.org 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!

https://www.graceland.com/jobs/

Closing Date 5/15/18

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Custodians – Pinnacle Perpetual Services

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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 climbriverside@gmail.com 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