Beech-Nut is Hiring

Beech-Nut in Amsterdam is hiring 2nd shift Operations Specialists. The job posting and a flyer is below.


Operations Specialist (2nd Shift) Regular Full-Time Amsterdam, NY, US

As an Operations Specialist you will be responsible for operating and cleaning various types of high-speed batching, filling and packaging equipment in a food manufacturing environment. Production areas include making, filler, packaging, sanitation, and cereal. Position requires individuals who are focused on supporting the business operational goals of safety, quality, cost (waste, efficiency, defects), and service. Position is located at the Amsterdam, New York LEED® certified production facility.

What You’ll Need…

  • Flexibility in availability for scheduled shift is required (ex. 1st, 2nd, 3rd, weekend work).
  • Basic computer skills
  • Experience in manufacturing with responsibility for production processing, packaging, and maintenance preferred
  • Experience using ERP systems (ex. SAP, Oracle), preferred
  • Lean Certification, preferred

We Also Offer…

Here at Beech-Nut we are devoted to creating a culture where our team members are professionally challenged and cared for personally. As a member of the Beech-Nut team, you will have access to competitive compensation, health benefits and various on-site amenities as well as opportunities for professional development and training. We are proud to offer our associates the following:


  • Medical, dental, vision & prescription coverage for you and your dependents
  • 401k
  • Paid vacation and floating holiday/sick time
  • Paid holidays
  • Baby food program until your child’s 2nd birthday
  • Perfect attendance incentive program
  • Company-provided uniforms and safety shoes
  • Amenities
  • On-site fitness center
  • On-site café catered by Mazzone Hospitality and PRIME Business Dining
  • Community garden
  • Professional Development
  • Robust on-the-job training programs

Pay: $19 + per hour

Apply online:

As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer, Beech-Nut Nutrition Company will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, and veteran or disability status

Democratic Deputy Commissioner – Herkimer County

Herkimer County Board of Elections is in search of someone to fill the role of Democratic Deputy Commissioner. See the details regarding this position below.


Democratic Deputy Commissioner.

Full time for the Herkimer County Board of Elections.

The Democratic Commissioner of the Herkimer County Board of Elections is looking for a full-time Democratic Deputy Commissioner. All candidates must be a resident of Herkimer County, a registered democrat, and be able to complete an I9 form.

The job of deputy has greatly evolved over the years. While this was once seen as a purely clerical job in nature, that is no longer the case. An ideal candidate will have all of the following:

  • Intermediate understanding of computers
  • Ability to perform data entry tasks
  • Assist and/or lead training(s) of election day workers
  • Be able to familiarize self with relevant election law
  • Be detailed oriented
  • High aptitude for solving problems, sometimes under pressure
  • Work well in a team setting within a small office setting
  • Ability to be professional and respectful when interacting with elected official and general public

The starting compensation for this position is $32,000 per year with benefits. A typical schedule is Monday – Friday, 8am/9am – 4pm/5pm with an hour lunch. During election periods, overtime is required to complete the tasks of absentee preparation, early voting, and overall other election preparation. Generally no more than 10-15 hours during that time with flexible scheduling.

If you have any questions about this position please email Commissioner Robert Drumm at It is required that all submitted resumes include a cover letter with a description of your background so we can learn a little about you. In addition, please also include three (3) references and (3) dates and times you would be able to set up an interview. First round of interviews can either be in person or virtual. Second interviews must take place in person at our office at the address below.

All resumes are to be emailed to the same address as above or by USPS to:

Robert Drumm

Democratic Commissioner of Elections

109 Mary St., Ste. 1306

Herkimer, NY 13350

Deadline for all submissions is Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 4:00 pm.

Office Cleaner – Immediate Need – Oriskany, NY


Office Cleaner.

This position involves cleaning a 2 story office building in Oriskany, NY.

Duties include:

  • Daily/weekly office cleaning; empty trash, clean bathrooms (sinks, toilets, mirrors, sweep & mop floors)
  • Clean break room/cafeteria (wipe off tables, counters, sink, microwaves, sweep and mop floor)
  • Daily/weekly – vacuum and dust offices, clean glass doors/windows, elevator, wipe down wood base boards/sills.
  • Additional outside maintenance may be required, at certain times of the year.

This position is full time – 1st shift – Monday thru Friday.

Company provides full time benefits, which include medical/dental/vision/life insurance, 401K plan and earned/paid time off/holidays.

Interested, please submit current up-to-date resume to: .

Healthcare Career Opportunities

Below is a great resource for anyone looking for healthcare jobs or wanting to get started in the healthcare career field. It contains a list of healthcare facilities in the area that are continually recruiting and a list of training providers for those just getting started.

Marquardt Switches is Hiring

Marquardt Switches has multiple openings. The job title and links to their website are below.

Stark Truss is Hiring

Stark Truss in Whitesboro is hiring for all positions. No experience needed. Will train dependable candidates.


Truss and Wall Panel Builders.

Full time for Stark Truss Co., Inc. in Whitesboro, NY.

Very Busy Truss and Wall Panel Manufacturing Company is accepting applications for ALL POSITIONS.

  • Truss Builders, Wall Panel Builders, Carpenters, Sawyers, Drivers, Forklift Operators, Designers. *Openings on 2 shifts.
  • No experience needed. Will train the right people.

Normal work week is 4×10 hour days. Currently running OVERTIME as well. (+/- 50 hours)

Offer competitive pay, paid holidays, vacation, health, vision, dental, 401k, etc.

BONUSES available for: Good Attendance, Employee Referrals & Production Efficiencies!

Watch the video at: to learn more about working at STARK TRUSS then apply online or apply in person at:

Stark Truss Co., Inc., 44 Old Mohawk St., Whitesboro, NY 13492 (behind GreenScapes in the old Kelsey Hayes/Utica Corp Building).

Immediate Opening for Restaurant Line Cook – Experienced


The Chowder House in New York Mills is hiring a Chef/Line Cook. Position can be full or part time depending on candidate’s availability. High School Diploma or the equivalent, and 2 years cooking experience required. Reference check required. Normal workdays are Wednesday – Saturday. Approximately 30 hours per week. Pay is negotiable. Paid vacation.

Interested candidates to call Jim at 315-736-5840 before applying in person to 57 Burrstone Rd. New York Mills, NY 13417. Candidates may also mail resumes or email resumes to

Psychiatric Social Worker, FT Permanent Position with Herkimer County

Herkimer county Mental Health is looking for a Psychiatric Social Worker.


Psychiatric Social Worker.

Full time, permanent.

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Performs professional psychiatric social work services in the operations of the Herkimer County Mental Health Department.

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: Work of this class involves responsibility for the provision of professional psychiatric social work services to patients at a mental health and/or alcoholism/substance abuse center or psychiatric out-patient clinic, therapeutic activities, consultation, and other services related to the agency’s programs. Work is performed in accordance with established rules, regulations, and the standard practices of the profession with considerable latitude for the exercise of independent professional judgment in individual cases. General supervision is received from the Director, who reviews work through conferences and staff meetings.


Considerable knowledge of the principles, methods, procedures, techniques, and practices of psychiatric social work. Considerable knowledge of the functioning of psychiatric out-patient clinics, and of community resources as they relate to the care and treatment of the mentally ill. Ability to participate in the formulation of effective treatment plans. Ability to establish, maintain, and terminate a therapeutic relationship with patients. Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Ability to maintain records and prepare reports.


Completion of an approved graduate program in a school of social work and two years of subsequent experience in psychiatric social work or counseling in a mental health, alcoholism/substance abuse or related setting.

This position may be designated as a trainee position, whereby a candidate who has completed an approved

graduate program in a school of social work may receive a permanent appointment as a Psychiatric Social Worker upon satisfactory completion of one year of service as a trainee under the supervision of fully credentialed staff of the agency.


  1. Eligibility for examination for licensure as a Licensed Master’s or Clinical Social Worker by the State of New York Department of Education. Failure to qualify in the examination and/or to complete the application process will prohibit further employment in this position.
  2. In order to be eligible for appointment and to maintain employment, you cannot be listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of the Federal and/or State Medicaid and Medicare exclusion lists. If you are appointed and subsequently listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of these lists you may be terminated from your employment.
  3. If appointed you may be required to become an enrolled Medicare provider; obtain and provide to your employer a National Provider Identifier (NPI) number issued by the National Plan and Provider Enumeration System (NPES); and otherwise actively participate to the degree necessary to allow your services to be billed through Medicare and Medicaid. If you are appointed and lose the ability to bill through Medicare and Medicaid, you may be terminated from your employment.
  1. Continued employment as a Psychiatric Social Worker is dependent upon current licensure and registration by New York State as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Loss of licensure and registrationmay result in removal from employment.


Candidate to mail or fax a resume to: Director, Herkimer County Mental Health Services, Suite 2470, 301 N. Washington St., Herkimer, NY 13350. Fax: 315-867-1469.

Mohawk Valley Water Authority is Hiring

The Mohawk Valley Water Authority has an immediate need for Water Maintenance Workers to join their crew.


Water Maintenance Worker

Full time for the Mohawk Valley Water Authority in Utica, NY.

The Mohawk Valley Water Authority (MVWA) provides drinking water for a population of approximately 128,000 customers through 39,000 service connections in two counties in upstate New York.

The MVWA has immediate need for several Water Maintenance Workers to join our field crews in the repair, maintenance and replacement of water mains and other water system components. Strong mechanical aptitude needed with prior construction experience preferred. CDL license also preferred. Experience operating power tools and heavy equipment such as backhoes, excavators, and dump trucks a plus. Strong work ethic, good physical fitness, and understanding of general construction safety practices highly desirable. Competitive wages with full benefit package available, including NY State Retirement System. The MVWA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To access online application go to: .

Once Application is completed, save, print, then send completed applications or resume to:

Mohawk Valley Water Authority

Attn: Office of the Director

One Kennedy Plaza, 3rd Floor

Utica, NY 13502


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