BJ’s Wholesale Hiring Event May 18th

When: Saturday, May 18, 2019 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Where: BJ’s Wholesale Club

400 River Road Rear

Utica, NY 13502

Offers on the spot

They will be holding interviews for the following positions:

Cashier/Customer Service – Full-time, Part-time

Recovery/Stock Clerks – Full-time, Part-time

Deli/Meat Positions – Full-time, Part-time

Bakery Positions – Full-time, Part-time

They will be hiring for the following locations: All locations in the surrounding area of the event location

Requirements: Must successfully complete required training and certification processes.

How to prepare: The entire interview process will last about 30 min. Completing our online application prior to the event is strongly encouraged and will speed up the process. Please bring 1 form of ID and your resume with you to the event.

What to wear: Dress code is Casual (come as you are, but please be presentable).

About the Company

Why look anywhere else, when everything you need is here? At BJ’s, you’ll find unlimited opportunities for career growth, tremendous earning potential, and team members and management who will recognize and reward your achievements.

We encourage innovation and collaboration. We are a passionate team of individuals with unique expertise who all work together to get the job done and have fun while doing it. We’re so excited you’ve decided to explore our career opportunities and hope to welcome you to our team very soon.

New Job Examinations Announced

The Department of Civil Service has updated and added the following examination announcements to their public website.

When filing your online application, note there is no technical assistance on weekends or after 5 p.m. on weekdays.

Effective December 13, 2018, please be advised that you will need a personal ID to apply for Department of Civil Service examinations. If you do not have a personal ID, please create an account.

The following Open-Competitive Examination Announcements (open to all qualified individuals) can be found here:

26-581, Fair Hearings Specialist 1
26-582, Fair Hearings Specialist 1 (Spanish Language)

26-584, Temporary Assistance Specialist 1 (Refugee and Immigrant Services)

26-585, Project Manager 1
26-586, Project Manager 2

26-596, Standards Compliance Analyst 1 (Developmental Disabilities)

26-639, Senior Laboratory Animal Caretaker
26-640, Principal Laboratory Animal Caretaker

26-683, General Industrial Training Supervisor
26-684, Production Control Supervisor
26-685, Quality Control Supervisor

26-686, General Industrial Training Supervisor (Abatement)
26-687, General Industrial Training Supervisor (Optical Manufacturing)

28-414, Teaching Assistant

The following Promotion Examination Announcements (open to all qualified State employees) can be found here:

38-236, Developmental Disabilities Program Specialist 1
38-237, Developmental Disabilities Program Specialist 1 (Spanish Language)
38-238, Developmental Disabilities Program Specialist 2

38-239, Disability Analyst 3
38-240, Disability Analyst 3 (Spanish Language)

38-241, Project Manager 2

38-267, Standards Compliance Analyst 2 (Developmental Disabilities)

38-268, Temporary Assistance Specialist 2

38-269, Temporary Assistance Specialist 2 (Refugee and Immigrant Services)

38-378, Associate Unemployment Insurance Internal Security Specialist
38-379, Associate Unemployment Insurance Internal Security Specialist (QC)

38-418, Principal Employment Security Clerk
38-439, Principal Employment Security Clerk (Spanish Language)

38-419, Senior Laboratory Animal Caretaker
38-420, Principal Laboratory Animal Caretaker

38-421, Production Control Supervisor
38-422, Quality Control Supervisor

38-424, General Industrial Training Supervisor
38-425, General Industrial Training Supervisor (Abatement)
38-426, General Industrial Training Supervisor (Optical Manufacturing)

38-437, Homeless Services Representative 2

38-438, Housing Specialist 2

MVCAA Early Childhood Job Fair – May 14, 2019

Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency will be holding an Early Childhood Education Job Fair on Tuesday, May 14 from 3 pm to 5 pm at their location at 9882 River Rd. Utica, NY 13501.


WKTV Back to Work Job Orders for May 6 – May 10, 2019

Monday May 6, 2019

Job Title: Drivers                                                             City: New Hartford, NY      

Summary: Part time Driver for medical, airport, nights out, proms, weddings, etc. assignments. NYS Driver’s license Class E with Passenger Endorsement needed. Must be at least 25 years of age.  Reference check and copy of driver’s abstract required.  Company operates Monday-Sunday. Work days and shift varies.  Wage: Negotiable. A clothing allowance for tuxedos is available when applicable.

Pay: not specified                                                        Job Order # NY1300819             

Monday May 6, 2019

Job Title: Home Companion Recruitment                     City: Herkimer, NY                         

Home Companion positions are available at various locations in Herkimer County.  Requirements include a high school diploma/equivalent and a valid driver’s license.  A representative will be recruiting onsite at the Herkimer Working Solutions, 303 N. Prospect St. Herkimer on Tuesday, May 7th from 10am-12pm accepting applications and conducting on the sop interviews.

 Pay: not specified                                                        Job Order # NY1300567

Tuesday May 7, 2019

Job Title: Forklift Operator/Order Picker                           City: Whitesboro, NY                         

Manufacturer in New York Mills is seeking a full time Warehouse Forklift Operator/Order Picker.

Days and Hours: Monday through Friday, 3 pm to 11:30 pm with possible mandatory overtime.

Position Overview: Picking and staging orders as needed. Maintaining and consolidating FGs as needed. Material handling functions to move raw materials, sub assemblies and finished goods around the facility.

Pay: not specified                                                        Job Order # NY1302101  

 Tuesday May 7, 2019

Job Title: Technical Support Specialist                        City: Holland Patent, NY      

Summary: is responsible for taking service requests from customers via telephone call or email request and scheduling technical staff to perform onsite service including product installation, upgrades and repairs. Also responsible for all remote troubleshooting and remote programming for work order completion.  Requirements: High school diploma and 2 years experience.

Pay: not specified                                                          Job Order # NY1301921

Wednesday May 8, 2019

Job Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Helper                 City: Utica, NY     

Summary: assisting in the repair and maintenance of wastewater treatment plant equipment.

Detailed instructions are received for work assignments. The incumbent performs related

work as required.  Qualifications: candidates must meet the minimum qualifications at time

of application. One (1) year of experience in the maintenance of wastewater treatment and related

equipment, or other mechanical repair work of a similar nature.

 Pay: $28,372/year                                                             Job Order # NY1300801

Wednesday May 8, 2019

Job Title: Senior Clerk                                                    City: Utica, NY      

Summary:  Responsible for the performance of clerical and other related office tasks that require the exercise of more than ordinary judgment. The tasks involved in this position are performed by employees

experienced in clerical and office-related work. The incumbent does related work as required.  Must have at least 4 years experience.

Pay: $23,163/yr                                                          Job Order # NY1302215                   

Thursday May 9, 2019

Job Title: Sewing Machine Operators                              City: Utica, NY                         

Sewing Machine Operators (Leather Gloves). Full time, Monday through Friday, for an established Gloversville, NY manufacturer seeking to open a satellite facility in Utica, NY.  Flexible working hours. Company is willing to work with candidate availability.   Duties: Operate industrial sewing machines to manufacture leather gloves. Requirements: At least 6 months industrial sewing experience with leather gloves.

 Pay: not specified                                                         Job Order # NY1302028                

Thursday May 9, 2019

Job Title: Driver                                                           City: Whitesboro, NY                         

Full time for a Container and Disposal Service in Whitesboro.  Candidates must have Class B license.

Candidate must have reliable transportation and a clean license.  References/security check.

 Pay: $14-$16/hr                                                            Job Order # NY1301992  

Friday May 10, 2019

Job Title: LPN                                                              City: Morrisville, NY                         

Seeking  a full time LPN to work second shift.  Required to work every other weekend and every other holiday.  Pay is dependent on experience.  Minimum qualifications: must possess a current NYS LPN license.  Previous experience working with the elderly is preferred. This position provides a full benefit package to include health insurance, dental insurance, vacation, sick time and holiday pay. Also looking to hire CNA’s.

Pay: not specified                                                       Job Order # NY1295772      

Friday May 10, 2019

Job Title: Machinist II                                                  City: Rome, NY                         

Uses guarding provided and does all necessary pre-work checks.  Set-up and operate CNC mills and/or lathes to produce an end product that meets or exceeds design specifications. Create and document straight forward programs, where needed.  Record proper set-up documentation.  Inspection and documentation.  Inspection of in-process product is required. Ensure product meets requirements.  Make adjustments to machine tools to meet specifications.

 Pay: not specified                                                        Job Order # DE6376957

Amsterdam Mini Career Fair on May 22, 2019

Where: Amsterdam Workforce Solutions, 26 20 Riverfront Center, Amsterdam NY 12010

When:  Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Time:    10 a.m. – 12 p.m.


Participating Businesses:

  • Broadway Home Care
  • Helmont Mills
  • Keymark
  • Walmart
  • Liberty/Montgomery Country ARC
  • Kasson & Keller
  • US Census Bureau
  • Nurse Connection Staffing Inc
  • Alpin Haus
  • Speedway LLC
  • New York Racing Association


Registration Information:  DOL Contact – Chris Larrabee at (518) 842-3676

Seasonal Job Fair Wednesday, May 1st

Mohawk Valley Community College and the NYS Department of Labor will be hosting a Seasonal Job Fair on Wednesday, May 1st  from 10am-12pm at the MVCC Rome Campus location, 1101 Floyd Ave. Rome.  There will be available openings in Manufacturing, Human Services, Transportation, Construction, Maintenance, Gaming/Hospitality, Landscaping, Retail, Office, and Direct Care. Businesses will be onsite accepting resumes.

WKTV Back to Work Job Orders for April 22 – April 26, 2019

Monday April 22, 2019

Job Title: Small Engine Mechanic                                  City: Verona, NY      

Small Engine Mechanic needed for a small business in Verona.  Summary of duties: maintenance, service and repairs on lawn mowers, snow-throwers, chain saws, tillers, etc.  Must have 2 years experience.

Pay: $11.10/hour                                                         Job Order # NY1297399            

 Monday April 22, 2019

Job Title: Auto Service Tech                                        City: Mohawk, NY                         

Are you unhappy at your present job? Our team is looking for a Technician with 3 years’ experience repairing vehicles. We offer a $500.00 sign on bonus, 5 day work week with no weekends, health and life insurance , retirement plan and paid vacation. Pay rate is dependent on experience. NYS Inspection License and Towing Endorsement is a plus. You must have a clean, valid driver’s license.

Pay: $15-$25/hr                                                          Job Order # NY1297359

Tuesday April 23, 2019

Job Title: Job Fair                                                     City: Utica, NY                         

Utica Recruitment Day is on Wednesday, April 24th from 10am-12pm at the Utica Career Center, 207 Genesee St. Utica, 2nd floor.  Twenty businesses with over 200 openings from various sectors including healthcare, manufacturing, human services, retail, and food service/hospitality will be on hand to offer you a new career.  Please bring a resume and a valid ID for building entry.

 Pay: not specified                                                        Job Order # NY1292151  

 Tuesday April 23, 2019

Job Title: Heavy Equipment Operator Apprentice       City:  Herkimer, NY      

Summary: You will be provided on-the-job training in the heavy equipment operator trade and perform tasks with building, highway and heavy construction.  Minimum requirements: Candidates must sign an affidavit stating that they are physically capable of performing the work required; including working from ladders, scaffolds and in confined spaces and possess a valid NYS driver’s license.

Pay: varies                                                                   Job Order # NY1297363

Wednesday April 24, 2019

Job Title: Assembly Operator                                      City: Cazenovia, NY                         

Responsible for hand assembly of small components using hand operated and pneumatic arbor presses, approves in-process production by confirming specifications; conducting visual and measurement tests; communicating required adjustments to team leader, approves finished products by confirming specifications; conducting visual and electrical measurement tests; returning products for re-work; confirming re-work and documents inspection results by completing reports and logs.

Pay: not specified                                                            Job Order #  NY1297330

Wednesday April 24, 2019

Job Title: Maintenance Tech                                          City: Utica, NY      

Summary: responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety, predictive and productive maintenance systems. Successful candidates must have strong interpersonal communication skills in order to develop and maintain teamwork, contribute to a positive culture, and demonstrate a strong work ethic.

Pay: $19-$23/hr                                                         Job Order # NY1296695

Thursday April 25, 2019

Job Title: CDL Driver Recruitment                                  City: Utica, NY                         

Representatives from a national trucking company will be recruiting CDL A Dedicated Drivers for a local distribution center on Friday April 26th from 10am to 2pm at the Utica Career Center, 207 Genesee Street, 2nd  Floor.  All Class A CDL Holders are eligible to apply.  Must live within 75 miles of Frankfort, NY.  Information on obtaining scholarships will also be available for individuals interested in obtaining their CDL.

 Pay: not specified                                                          Job Order # NY1296725                

Thursday April 25, 2019

Job Title: Assistant Remodeler                                   City: Hamilton, NY                         

Summary: assist the residential remodeler in home repair and remodeling projects. The job requires heavy lifting, measuring, cutting, operating power tools, nailing, and going up and down ladders. Prior construction experience preferred. Reports to the remodeler.  Drug, alcohol, and cigarette free workplace. Must have transportation to jobsite.  Must have a valid NYS driver’s license.

Pay: negotiable                                                             Job Order # NY1297373

Friday April 26, 2019

Job Title: Network Administrator                                 City: Utica, NY                         

Responsibility for administering, and participating in, the maintenance and operation of computer networks. The work involves analyzing hardware and software network problems, testing and installing networking equipment, building network file servers, researching new products, and coordinating workshops.

Pay: $51,189/year                                                       Job Order # NY1297509      

Friday April 26, 2019

Job Title: General Office Worker                                    City: Utica, NY                         

Full time, regular hours. Duties: basic office responsibilities, copying, filing, typing and proofreading.  High school diploma and 1 year experience. References/security/drug test.  Pay is based on experience. To apply, email a resume to

Pay: not specified                                                        Job Order # NY1293329