New Local Job Opportunities and Hiring Events!

There are some great opportunities for job seekers again this week. We have several hiring events coming up and here are some jobs that were just posted.

NOTE: You’ll find thousands more jobs available on the NYS Job Bank. We hope you’ll take a look.

NYS Job Bank:



Supervisory Accounting Technician

First time opened to the public

$43,683.00 – $62,894.00/year plus Federal Benefits.

Rome, NY

DFAS Rome invites interested and qualified candidates to submit applications for our GS-0525-07/08 Supervisory Accounting Technician positions. Applicants MUST have related financial experience AND/OR a related financial degree (examples include: Finance, Accounting, Management, Actuarial Science, or related). Substitution of combination of education and experience will be allowed.

One year of specialized experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position, is required.

For more information or to apply, please visit:

Herkimer Working Solutions Job Fair-NEW DATE-Now Bigger and Better

Thursday, August 26, 2021 from 10 am to 2 pm.

Outdoor, In-Person following all current CDC Guidelines.

Herkimer College

Wehrum Stadium, 100 Reservoir Road, Herkimer, NY 13350 (Follow the Signs)

20 businesses with over 100 job openings. Some of the area’s top businesses will be conducting on the spot interviews. Many are offering Sign-On Bonuses and new higher pay rates. Don’t miss this great opportunity.

HIRING EVENT: Virtual Career Fair-New York State Department of Transportation 8/26/21

Highway Maintenance Worker Trainee 1 & 2

$31,870 to $43,753 annually plus State benefits

Mohawk Valley Region

Highway Maintenance Worker Trainee 1: Must be 18 years old, pass physical/medical examination and drug test, and possess a Class D Driver License.

Highway Maintenance Worker Trainee 2: Must be 18 years old, pass physical/medical examination and drug test; and possess a Class A or B Commercial Driver License with no airbrake restriction. Candidates will be evaluated on their ability to satisfactorily operate a NYSDOT large dump truck within two weeks of appointment. Failure to pass will result in termination.

There will be a Virtual Career Fair on August 26th from 11 am to 3 pm.




Applying Qualified candidates should submit an Employment Application (Form #S1000) Part 1 or letter of interest and current resume no later than December 31, 2021 to the appropriate Resident Engineer listed below: Oneida County East: Charlie Walz, 2436 Chenango Road, Utica, NY 13501 Oneida County West: Mike Gelfuso, 6515 State Route 26, Rome, NY 13440


Lowe’s Home Improvement Center-Walk- In Wednesdays—8/25/21 and 9/1/21

Multiple Positions

Up to $18/hour

Herkimer, Utica, Rome, Oneida, and New Hartford

The Lowe’s CNY Walk-In Wednesday Hiring Events return in less than a week on 8/25/2021 and 9/1/2021 from 10am-5pm! Full time and Part time positions are available with ON-THE-SPOT OFFERS being extended!! Competitive hourly wage (up to $18 per hour) and great benefits await with a Fortune 40 company!! These events will be held at the below store locations:
• 710 Horatio St, Utica, NY 13502
• 1230 Erie Blvd W, Rome, NY 13440
• 1200 Lowe’s Dr, Oneida, NY 13421
• 182 Lowes Boulevard, Herkimer, NY 13350
• 4699 Middle Settlement Rd, New Hartford, NY 13413

Assistant Finance Director

Catholic Charities of Oneida/Madison Counties

Pay commensurate with experience.

Utica, NY

Bachelor’s degree and 7-10 years accounting/finance experience. With 5-7 years supervisory experience. Accounting experience must include processing of Payroll, A/P, A/R, Journal Entries, Bank Reconciliations, Monthly G/L reconciliation & close, and Budget preparation & maintenance. Preparation of reports to funding sources and the ability to analyze financial reports at both job cost and G/L level is preferred. Proficient with Microsoft EXCEL and experience in non-profit accounting preferred. Valid NY State driver’s license required. Reference/Security check. Must be bondable.

Apply online at

Waste Management


$21.25/hour, additional $.75/ hour after 90 days. $6000 Sign-on Bonus.

Liverpool, NY

Minimum requirements: Must be at least 21 years of age. Must possess one year of experience operating a vehicle requiring a CDL or equivalent military driving within the last 7 years. Must possess a current Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License with an air brake endorsement.

BENEFITS: At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short-Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

Interested candidates can apply at




$70,000-80,000/year plus bonus based on company and individual performance.

Utica, NY

DeIorio’s Foods is hiring a Corporate Controller. This position manages, coordinates, and analyzes the operational and financial aspects of the organization. The Controller establishes and maintains interaction with all company functions, providing integrity of cost development, and reporting of all manufacturing processes to ensure efficient operations. Works with management team, supervisors, and employees to help reduce costs, enhance revenues, and achieve effective utilization, quality goals, and objectives.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree (Required)

Experience: Manufacturing 1-2 years (Preferred). 1 year or equivalent public accounting (Preferred).

License: A valid CPA, CGMA, CMA or other related accounting designation (Desired).

Experience with ERP systems in MS Dynamics environment is a very big plus.

Benefits: Health insurance. Dental insurance. Retirement plan. Paid time off.

Apply online:

YMCA of the Mohawk Valley

Child Care Assistant


$12.50/hour, childcare available

Little Falls, NY

Must be at least 18 years or older; Must participate in specific childcare related training required by NY State, half of which must be completed within the first six months of employment. Must be fingerprinted. SCR forms completed; Physical and TB test must be completed before starting work. Two years’ experience caring for children required. Wage: $12.50 per hour. Benefits: discussed at interview. References, background check, physical exam needed.

Candidate to email, mail or fax a resume; or apply in person to complete an application or submit a resume from 11:30am-3pm to: Attn: Aimee Burke, YMCA of the Mohawk Valley, 83 E. Main Street, Mohawk, NY 13407. Fax: 315-866-3566 Email:

The Arc of Oneida/Lewis Counties

NY1387679, NY1387677, NY1387674

Production Worker, Production Supervisor, Order Fulfillment Coordinator

Marcy, NY

High School diploma or the equivalent with 1 to 3 years of experience in manufacturing or warehouse field. Ability to pass agencies criminal background check. Physical ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Reliable transportation to and from work site.

TO APPLY: submit resume by mail, fax, or email. Human Resources, 241 Genesee St., Utica, NY 13501. Fax: 315-272-1785. Email:

Herkimer County Highway Department


Associate Civil Engineer

Herkimer, NY

Assists the professional engineering staff by performing field and office work in connection with highway construction and maintenance projects; does related work as required.

Open Competitive. Requirements: Either –

(A) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college with an associate degree in civil engineering technology, surveying technology, or a related field and two years of experience in engineering work.

Or (B) Graduation from high school and four years of experience in engineering work.

Or (C) Any equivalent combination of training and experience.

NOTE: Candidates are required to possess a valid New York State driver’s license or suitably demonstrate an ability to meet the transportation requirements of the position at the time of appointment.

Interested applicants shall submit resume and cover letter to Mark Nagle, P.E., Herkimer County Highway Superintendent, Herkimer County Highway Department, 313 Third Avenue, Herkimer, NY 13350. EEO

Turbo Machined Products

Purchasing Specialist

Pay based on experience.

Frankfort, NY

Full-time position is an excellent opportunity for a purchasing professional. General description of job: The Purchasing Specialist is responsible for the procurement of all products within his/her assigned vendors while maximizing customer service levels and minimizing inventory investment. Qualifications for the job: Bachelor’s degree in business or equivalent training and experience. 5 years manufacturing experience or similar background. Microsoft Office and ERP software proficiency.

Turbo Machined Products offers competitive salary and comprehensive benefit including Medical, Dental, Paid Holidays, Sick time, Vacation, and 401k. Pay will be based on experience.

For immediate consideration, please forward letter of interest, resume, and minimum salary requirements to .

Americu Federal Credit Union

Teller, Member Technology Infrastructure Manager, Card Services & ATM Operations Specialist

Rome, NY

Requirements: Teller and Card Services/ATM Specialist-High School diploma

Member Technology Infrastructure Manager -Bachelor’s Degree and 7-10 years’ experience.

Benefits: AmeriCU offers competitive medical, dental, and vision plans along with a generous 401(k) matching program. We also provide our employees with additional benefits to enhance the plans we offer, so that employees can ensure that their families are healthy and protected. Our comprehensive training programs are a point of pride at AmeriCU. We use a variety of tools and resources to develop a successful team of employees who will build rewarding careers, thrive in their roles, and grow and advance with AmeriCU.

Apply online:

People First


AmeriCorps Program Manager,


Utica, NY

People First (Utica Municipal Housing Authority) seeks a Program Manager (PM) for our nationally acclaimed AmeriCorps program who will manage and mentor a team of full-time AmeriCorps members, overseeing the implementation of our Comprehensive Community-Based Service Coordination service model in the Utica, NY area.

Requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in, human services or related field or a combination of education and experience. Requires strong leadership, marketing, organization, writing and communication skills.

Applicants should apply ASAP. The application deadline is August 27, 2021. To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to . Questions: 315.982.3731.

Potentia Management


Lighting Technician.

Pay based on experience.

Utica, NY

As a Lighting Retrofit Technician, you will be responsible for installing LED lighting products safely and neatly in customer’s facilities. Will train the right individual.

Qualifications: High School Diploma or the equivalent. Some electrical knowledge and experience. Lighting and retrofit experience preferred. Willingness to travel. Must be reliable. Strong verbal and written communications skills. Positive customer service skills.

To apply, contact the employer in person:

Anthony Vennero, 8469 Seneca Turnpike, Plaza 5, Suite 204, New Hartford, NY 13413




Assessment Administrators

Mohawk Valley Area

Part time, short-term positions for Westat. Job sites are located throughout the Mohawk Valley Region.

We are seeking motivated individuals who are committed to excellence and have experience working in schools with students. Westat is recruiting for the 2022 National Assessment of Educational Progress, also known as NAEP or The Nation’s Report Card, for the National Center for Education Statistics, part of the U.S. Department of Education.

The position involves conducting assessment sessions with fourth and eighth grade students using touch-enabled tablets in participating schools across the area. You will work on a team of 2-4 people. This opportunity is ideal for retired educators.

Must be available to work 20 to 30 hours a week, during daytime hours, when work is available, from January 24 to March 4, 2022.

Must complete required components of training, including an online course to be completed independently, and attend a 1 to 2 day in-person meeting during January 2022.

Must be willing and able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds (which includes technical equipment), climb stairs while carrying equipment/materials if needed, and be able to move around assessment room to set up, break down, monitor activities, and respond to student questions, with or without reasonable accommodations.

Have a valid (current) driver’s license that is not under suspension; and

Have a high school diploma or GED.

For more information, visit and provide your name and email. We will contact you with a link to our online application when it is available