HVAC Service Technician Needed


HVAC Service Technician

Full time opening for Center State Propane in Waterville.  Requirements: One year minimum experience or 2 year trade school training. Must have good people skills, positive attitude, and able to work in a team setting. Must have strong diagnostic and organizational skills. Clean driving record required. We offer benefits, paid vacation and 401k plan. Pay rate: $20-25/hour plus sign on bonus.  Send letter of interest and resume to: 1130 Mason Road, Waterville, NY 13480

Program Assistant for Utica Position Open


Program Assistant

Part time for Empowered Pathways in Utica, NY.

DAYS AND HOURS:   Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:30am-3:30 pm.


  • Part-time (18 to 24 hours weekly; additional hours possible when acting as the Surrogate Decision Making Committee Coordinator). Rewarding and fast paced position. Perfect second income job.
  • Front desk receptionist and office assistant:
  • Courteously and professionally greet agency customers; answer multi-line phones.
  • Route phone calls and message to appropriate staff.
  • Prepare necessary materials and information for meetings, trainings, and mailings.
  • Enter and maintain data for NYS One Stop Operating System (OSOS) for Displaced Homemaker Program.
  • Create spreadsheets and track data as assigned by the Office Manager.


  • A minimum of an Associate’s Degree or equivalent experience.
  • The ability to communicate with, supervise program volunteers to effective in their roles. Previous experience with volunteers preferred.
  • Driver’s license and clean driving record required.
  • Willingness to drive within the 14 counties served by the SDMC program

TO APPLY: Interested candidates should email a resume to seghigian@wercmv.org

Empowered Pathways Seeking an Employment and Training Coordinator


Employment and Training Coordinator

Part time for Empowered Pathways in Utica, NY.

DAYS AND HOURS:   Monday through Thursday 8:30 am -3:30 pm.


  • Present workshops and training programs on a variety of topics including, but not limited to: Interview Skills, Soft Skills, Customer Service, Team Building, Leadership Skills, Resume and Cover Letter Writing, Conflict Resolution in the Workplace, Computer Literacy: Keyboarding, Internet Navigation, Online Job Applications, and Microsoft Office products.
  • Develop new training programs in conjunction with the Director of Training and Programs.  Present Community Workshops as requested for partner non-profit programs, businesses and other community groups.
  • Coordinate WERC guest speakers, special presenters, and programs.
  • Work diligently to establish, cultivate, and maintain relationships with local businesses and Human Resource Directors.
  • Maintain current job listings as provided by employers and disseminate information to WERC participants. Assess participant skills and work with them (in groups and one-to-one) with the goal of placing them in employment positions. Conduct community outreach and class recruitment activities.
  • Coordinate all class graduation activities.
  • Write/edit client resumes and assist with the development of employment materials.
  • Provide career counseling in groups, with individuals in person and/or on the telephone.
  • Prepare clients for job interviews by assisting with employer research and conducting mock interviews.
  • Conduct extensive and detailed client intakes.
  • Ability to effectively and compassionately work with individuals from a variety of backgrounds.
  • Accurately track data on cases, volunteers, or other required information for monthly, quarterly and annual reports according to funding agreements or direction of agency supervision.
  • Prepare monthly reports for submission to the Executive Director.
  • Enter data into the New York State One Stop Operating System.

All Empowered Pathways staff:

  • Promote the agency in general and your position within the community. This includes conducting public presentations.
  • Participate in agency events, including staff/team meetings, recognition events, fund raising activities and other events as required.
  • Carry out all objectives as outlined by funding sources; generate reports consistent with funding and/or per the direction of the Executive Director.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Associates Degree and at least 2 years of related experience in Human Resources, Job Development or Public Speaking. Must have a valid NY State Driver’s License. Reference/Security Check required.

TO APPLY: Interested candidates should email a resume to seghigian@wercmv.org.


Senior Community Health Nurse Needed

The Herkimer County Department of Public Health is looking for a full-time, competitive class, Senior Community Health Nurse.

This position may be filled from a certified list of eligibles or with exception that a person may be eligible for promotion, transfer or reinstatement according to civil service rules.

For further information contact:

Christina Cain, Director of Public Health

Herkimer County Department of Public Health

301 N. Washington Street, Ste 2300

Herkimer, NY 13350


Principal Account Clerk Needed

The Herkimer County Treasurer’s Department is looking for a full-time, competitive class Principal Account Clerk.

This position may be filled from a certified list of eligibles or with exception that a person may be eligible for promotion, transfer or reinstatement according to civil service rules.

For further information contact:

Kimberlee Enea, Treasurer

Herkimer County Treasurer’s Office

109 Mary Street, Ste. 3100

Herkimer, NY 13350


Production Coffee Roaster Apprentice Wanted


Production Coffee Roaster Apprentice.

Full time, day shift. Work days may vary.

Job Duties:

  • Ensure Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) are maintained.
  • Will work with the Head Coffee Roaster in roasting experiments, along with providing consistency in roasting profiles.
  • Fulfill daily/weekly roasting responsibilities and tasks.
  • Assist in maintaining/cleaning roasting equipment.
  • Cup/Evaluate product.


  • Must be able to maintain strong level of focus.
  • Preferred background in working with machinery.
  • Strong Communication Skills.
  • Stays cool under pressure.
  • Preferred passion for coffee.
  • Must be willing to learn about coffee.
  • Preferred ability or willingness to refine palate to evaluate coffee.

To apply send resume and cover letter explaining why you are interested in becoming a Coffee Roaster Apprentice to ellen.bennett@labor.ny.gov.

Machine Operator Position Open


Machine Operator.

Full time for a food manufacturer in Utica, NY. Work days may vary. First shift.

Job Duties:

Operating packing machines including K-cup manufacturing machine and coffee frac pack machine.

Requirements: High School Diploma and one year of production machine operating experience. Experience operating tea or coffee packaging machines a plus. Must have a valid NY State Driver’s License.

To apply send resume and cover letter to ellen.bennett@labor.ny.gov.

General Maintenance Worker Needed


General Maintenance Worker.

Full time for a food manufacturer in Utica, NY.

Work days may vary. First shift.

Must be versatile and have basic skills in the various trades involved in the building maintenance field including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting, cleaning, snow removal and grounds maintenance.  Must be physically capable of performing all aspects of the job with no lifting limitations.

Requirements: High School diploma and a valid NY State Driver’s license. One year of related experience required. Interested candidates to email a resume and cover letter to ellen.bennett@labor.ny.gov to be forwarded to the business.

Cleaners Wanted



Glistening Cleaning Services has both full and part time openings for experienced and dependable Cleaners.  Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation, overtime as needed.  Candidates will be reimbursed for mileage.  Tips are possible. Pay is $12.00 – 14.00 p/hr.  Positions need to be filled ASAP in the following locations; Rome, Utica, Liverpool, Cicero, Syracuse, Hamilton, Cazenovia and everything in between.  Candidates must like to travel.

Interested applicants may call Carol at 315-361-4881 to set up an appointment and fill out an application.

Tower Climbers/Technicians Wanted – Immediate Openings


Communications Tower Climbers for Mid-State Communications, in Oriskany, NY. Immediate full-time openings for self-motivated, safety-conscious and quick learners to join the team installing Communications Equipment/Antennas/Coax and mounting hardware etc. on towers, monopoles, rooftops, etc. Candidates will be required to work at heights (average 0- 300 ft.) and to follow all State, Federal, Industry, NATE and Company Safety Regulations and Procedures. 2 years’ experience as a tower climber or in the industry preferred, but will train qualified personnel. Must possess a clean NYS Driver License / Record, and minimum of High School/GED. A CDL w/air brakes would be a plus but not required. Current Experience, Safety, Specialized training and Industry Certifications a plus.  Electrician and Electrical, Generator and/or HVAC  experience would give an applicant a considerable advantage.    Work locations are generally out of town via company vehicles, home weekends. Overnight and per diem expenses paid. Background check and Pre-Employment/Random Drug Tests are performed as part of the Safety Program. Full time, Monday thru Friday. Pay depends on experience and will be discussed at the interview. Overtime & benefits available.  To apply, qualified candidates may submit a resume by e-mail to Gary Yourdon at gary@midstatecomm.com. EEO.