Electrician Apprenticeship Recruitment

The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for Central New York Electrical Training Alliance will conduct a recruitment from July 10, 2019 through June 10, 2020 for 25 Electrician apprentices.

Please note that the 25 openings listed for apprentices represent the total number for the Central, Finger Lakes, Mohawk Valley, and Southern Tier regions.

Applications can be obtained at the Central New York Electrical Training Alliance, 4566 Waterhouse Road, Clay, NY, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., on the second Wednesday of each month, excluding legal holidays, during the recruitment period.

Applications can be completed online at any time during the recruitment period at www.cnyeta.org. If applicants cannot gain access to a computer, one will be made available to them during normal business hours. Additionally, applicants may visit their local library or New York State Department of Labor Career Center for computer access.

All applications must be received no later than June 10, 2020.


WKTV “Back to Work” Job Orders for July 15 – July 19, 2019

Monday July 15, 2019

Job Title: Bus Driver Recruitment City: Rome, NY

A local bus company will be holding open interviews at the Rome Working Solutions, 300 W. Dominick St. on Monday, July 15th from 11am-1:30pm. The company offers free driver training to successful applicants hired. Requirements: Must be at least 21 years old, possess a high school diploma/equivalent, possess a valid driver’s license and have at least one year driving experience.

Pay: varies Job Order # NY1306364

Monday July 15, 2019

Job Title: Weatherization Crew City: Yorkville, NY

The goal of the crew is to support the continued growth of operations. This is an ideal opportunity for self-motivated individuals and construction workers with or without experience. Perform and manage weatherization work safely, effectively, and efficiently. This includes insulating walls, attics, and basements. Must have reliable transportation and valid driver’s license. Associates must have own basic hand tools.

Pay: varies Job Order # NY1309277

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Job Title: Sales Representative Open Interviews City: Rome, Oneida, NY

The premier wireless retailer in Central New York is hiring! Come and meet your future colleagues and learn more about who we are and what we have to offer you on Wednesday, July 17th from 10:00am-2:00pm at our locations, 1319 Erie Blvd West in Rome and also 220 Genesee St. in Oneida. You will have the opportunity to speak with the Manager and discover all of the possibilities as a premier Sales Team Member.

Pay: not specified Job Order # NY1307966

Tuesday July 16, 2019

Job Title: Distribution Center Recruitment City: Rome, NY

A local distribution center will be recruiting at the Rome Working Solutions, 300 W. Dominick St. on Wednesday, July 17th from 10am-12pm. They will be recruiting for General Warehouse Associates, Operations Assistant Managers, Merchandise Assistant Managers, and more. Bring a resume and be prepared to interview.

Pay: varies Job Order # DE6685722

Wednesday July 17, 2019

Job Title: Sandwich Maker/Cook City: Rome, NY

Part time, 25 hours per week. Monday through Friday 10am to 3pm. Duties: Prep ingredients and make subs to order. Must be able to operate a meat slicer and cook, stock coolers, maintain store cleanliness by wiping counters, cleaning food prep areas/coolers, mopping floors, and washing windows. Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age. Some food service or customer service experience preferred. Will consider related experience.

Pay: not specified Job Order # NY1304794

Wednesday July 17, 2019

Job Title: Director of Organizational Development City: Rome, NY

Summary: Works with the CEO and the Leadership Team to clarify and communicate our business Vision, Values, Values Infused Behaviors, and Culture mission to employees. Implements and oversees programs that increase efficiency, strengthen employee knowledge and abilities, improve leadership, and maintain the overall health of the company. Works with top management in diagnosing systemic, group level, and individual organizational problems.

Pay: not specified Job Order # DE6693372

Thursday July 18, 2019

Job Title: Chief Deputy (Operations) City: Utica, NY

This position involves assisting the Sheriff and Undersheriff with planning, administration and supervision of the County Sheriff’s Department Law Enforcement Division, Civil Division, Court Security, Public Building Security and Court Support Function. The Chief Deputy (Operations) is responsible for the

formation of policies and procedures governing the operation of the Law Enforcement Division, Civil Division, Court Support Function and Building Security Function.

Pay: $71,248/year Job Order # NY1309249

Thursday July 18, 2019

Job Title: Security Tester/Software Developer City: Rome, NY

Summary: support adversarial testing and software development efforts within various computer security domains. Design and build novel software capabilities, as well as perform cybersecurity testing and evaluation tasks. Work on research and development related tasking. Work with team/individually on computer security and/or system vulnerability analysis and penetration testing.

Pay: not specified Job Order # DE6661167

Friday July 19, 2019

Job Title: Undersheriff City: Utica, NY

This position involves responsibility for directing, coordinating, and supervising the civil, criminal, correction, and administrative operations of the County Sheriff’s Department. The Undersheriff has direct involvement in overseeing the various functions of the department and providing law enforcement decisions to situations as they arise. Work is performed under general supervision of the Sheriff, with considerable leeway allowed for the use of independent judgment in planning.

Pay: $77,031/year Job Order # NY1309255

Friday July 19, 2019

Job Title: Technician City: Rome, NY

Summary: Technicians needed for a bug spray company. Employee will treat lawns for mosquitoes and other insects using a gas powered back pack blower. Employee must be able to carry 80lbs on their back. Employee must have valid drivers license as they will drive a company vehicle to different properties. Must be able to pass background and drug test. Trainees accepted.

Pay: $12/hr Job Order # NY1309298

RCIL Direct Care Job Fair

RCIL will be hosting open interviews for Direct Care Workers on Thursday, August 1st from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm at their location,1607 Genesee St. in Utica.



Direct Support Professionals

Description: The primary task of the Direct Support Professional is to provide assistance and training to individuals with disabilities to achieve enhanced community inclusion.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Assist in and teach activities including but not limited to: cooking, cleaning, shopping, money management, personal care/hygiene, transferring and providing transportation;
  • Provide support in daily and social activities;
  • Implement the goals outlined in the service plan;
  • Provide own transportation to and from consumers’ home.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all work-related information
  • Complete DSP Basic Training upon being hired and annually as needed.

Successful candidates will have experience working with individuals with disabilities. A valid Driver’s License is required. A High School Diploma or equivalent is preferred.

Placement: Per diem

Number of Vacancies: Multiple

Interested applicants may apply online at https://www.rcil.com/careers?action=ind&id=6209F686-B8DE-4CAB-A93F50A9D904325C&type=#6209F686-B8DE-4CAB-A93F50A9D904325C


Family Dollar Distribution Center Recruitment

Family Dollar Distribution Center will be holding a recruitment at the Rome Working Solutions, 300 W. Dominick St. on Wednesday, July 17th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. They will be recruiting for General Warehouse Associates, Operations Assistant Managers, Merchandise Assistant Managers, and more. Please see the list of openings below. To view full job descriptions go to https://newyork.usnlx.com/



Disability Voter Registration Week Events

National Disability Voter Registration week officially kicks off on Monday, July 15th and goes on until Friday, July 19th. In honor of this, The Resource Center for Independent Living, Inc. (RCIL) is partnering with Disability Rights New York (DRNY) to offer free events to the community promoting voter education and registration.

There will be voter education presentations and registration drives in Utica, Amsterdam and Herkimer. See the details below.

Amsterdam – Wednesday, July 17th, 10:00 am at 1290 Riverfront Center, Amsterdam

Herkimer – Thursday, July 25th, 10:00 am at 245 N Main Street, Herkimer (Frank J. Baslow Library)

Utica – Wednesday, July 31st, 10:00 am at 1607 Genesse Street Utica (Dorothy Smith Center for Advocacy)

To see the full press release and to learn more about these events, click here.

Voters with a Disability Resources

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