Job Connections in & around Pike County

This page is intended to post job listings provided to the Chamber by our members and other leading area employers.  

We continue our commitment to helping area businesses and residents connect on employment opportunities.  If you are a business or organization with a job opening you'd like to publicize, feel free to contact us. 

We encourage our residents looking for employment to use all available resources.  Our local newspapers do an excellent job advertising available jobs.  This page is not meant to replace those resources, but to augment them.  

To help connect jobseekers to employers who are hiring, IDES’ maintains the state’s largest job search engine  IllinoisJoblink.com (IJL). IJL recently showed that 61,572 resumes were posted and 176,638 help wanted ads were available. We encourage job seekers to use Illinois JobLink at this link.

January, 2017
PCHP Home Health nurses needed


November, 2016
Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) and Moberly Area Community College are hosting a job fair for Champ Clark Bridge work on November 17 in Louisiana, Mo     Flyer

September, 2016


Job Positions available for Picker/Packer Materials Handler in Louisiana, MO through Adecco   September, 2016.  First and second shift, Monday-Friday
Warehouse workers needed 

Westermeyer Industries, based in Bluffs, IL has several openings:
Westermeyer openings, September, 2016

IDOT posted September 27:
IDOT_hiring for winter weather


Job Posting August 18, 2016   Two Rivers Regional Council seeks Career & Employment Specialist
 
Two Rivers Regional Council of Public Officials Workforce Office is recruiting a Career & Employment Specialist for all TRRC Workforce Programs in Brown, Pike, and Schuyler Counties. This position will be thirty (30) hours each week, with one (1) day in each of the three counties and the location of the remaining day to be determined. Requirements of the position and other details can be found in the attached pdf.

Job Posting May 6, 2016   Peters Heating and A/C  Pittsfield

We are seeking an Accounting Clerk in our Pittsfield location. Employee would be responsible for Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Job costing, entering payroll time for employees as well as other miscellaneous office duties. Must be computer literate and be able to multi task. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package including 401K, Health, Dental, and Vision insurance as well as a 100% company paid pension plan. Please email your resume to pspoonhower@petershvac.net or apply in person at 1401 W Washington Pittsfield, IL

Paula Spoonhower, Payroll/HR Coordinator, Peters Heating & A/C, Inc.
4520 Broadway   Quincy, IL 62305 

Posting February, 2016      Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park at Pine Lakes    Flyer

Job Posting January 12, 2016

The Pike County Health Department is seeking a part time RN for Home Health. Details are in the graphic below or you can click here and download the pdf. 
Pike County Health Department

Job Posting December 21, 2015

The Mental Health Centers of Western Illinois has a position available for a Full-Time Developmental Training Supervisor at the Pike County site.  Applicants must be a QIDP (Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional). Requires experience in leadership, creative thinking and management.

Send Resume to:
Mental Health Centers of Western Illinois
Attn: Katie Wilson
120 N. Williams Industrial Drive, Pittsfield, Illinois 62363
or via E-Mail to kwilson@mhcwi.org

Here is a downloadable pdf of the position posting

Job Postings, October 2015

CASSCOMM Tech position  (Chamber email blast* sent 10/26/15)

Cable Tech position
Seeking qualified individual to install/maintain cable/internet service in Rushville, Mt. Sterling, Pittsfield, IL  and surrounding areas.  2 yrs technical experience and/or related training; professional image;  physical demands (bending, squatting, lifting 50+ pounds).  Valid Drivers License required.  40 hrs/wk & weekends/evenings.  Benefits Package.  Drug-Free Workplace.  EOE

 

Preference will be given to candidates who are living in a CASSCOMM cable system. 

 

Send resume, salary requirements and references to CASSCOMM, Attn:  Installer Position, PO Box 200, Virginia, IL  62691.  Deadline: October 29, 2015.

 


Whitetail Properties has the following position open (Chamber email blast sent 10/22/15*):


Broker Assistant

We are seeking candidates that have an interest in real estate and a background in the administrative, banking, or clerical profession to offer support to our Brokers and a growing team of Land Specialists.

The right candidate will work from our office in Pittsfield, Illinois  

We offer exciting growth opportunity in a casual, flexible atmosphere.  

 

Benefits:

  • Full-time position / day shift
  • Health / Dental / Vision Insurance
  • Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Casual Atmosphere
  • Team oriented and learning environment

 Responsibilities

  • Provide administrative support to the brokers and real state agents related to all transactions related to real estate
  • Loading listings on the agency website
  • Communicate with agents and address changes needed related to listing and purchasing documents
  • Maintain confidential and accurate files related to the listing and purchase of properties 
  • Following up with agents regarding incomplete paperwork that needs to be obtained
  • Updating agency website regarding the status of a real estate transaction
  • Ensuring that all funds related to a real estate transaction are processed according to state law requirements.
  • Solving issues that may arise related to technological issues that occur on various marketing websites used by the agents. 
  • Update and create spreadsheets containing information related to real estate transactions
  • Participate in real estate audits as they occur and provide resolutions recommended by the Real Estate Commission performing the audit
  • Ensure that closing gifts are sent out accurately and in a timely manner

 Knowledge and Skills:

  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in preparing and entering information
  • Strong understanding of real estate documents and laws for a variety of states
  • Understanding of real estate contract and financial processing
  • Knowledge and navigation skills related to a variety to web based real estate sites
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and a high level of accuracy data entry and recording
  • Very effective organizational and time management skills
  • Computer skills which include, but may not be limited to:  spreadsheets, word processing, internet navigation, electronic calendars and email
  • Ability to problem solve and work on a variety of projects and people at the same time

Contact Information:

Send Resume to: careers@whitetailproperties.com

Phone : 217-285-9000

* to get on the email distribution for Chamber email blasts, send an email to info@pikeil.org

The Maschhoffs Job Fair

Job Postings September, 2015

Farmers State Bank has several positions open.  You can find information on their web site at:
https://www.farmersstate.com/human_resources/index.php

Whitetails Properties has an In House Agent Assistant position and a Broker Assistant Position available.  

 

Job Title: In House – Agent Assistant

 

 Purpose of the Position

 The In-House Assistant is responsible for providing administrative and clerical support to the assigned real estate agents employed by Whitetail Properties Real Estate.

Responsibilities (not all inclusive, perform other duties as required):

  • Provide administrative support to the brokers and real estate agents related to all transactions related to real estate.  Provide support to entry0level Broker Assistants.
  • Loading listings on the agency website
  • Maintain tracking system of customers and clients
  • Communicate with agents and address changes needed related to listing and purchasing documents
  •  Maintain confidential and accurate files related to the listing and purchase of properties
  • Follow up with agents regarding incomplete paperwork that needs to be obtained
  • Updating agency website regarding the status of a real estate transaction
  • Ensuring that all funds related to a real estate transaction are processed accordingly to state law requirements
  • Solving issues that may arise related to technological issues that occur on various market websites used by the agent

Additional Activities:

  • Paying advertisement invoices on time
  • Reviewing agent emails to ensure that customer’s needs are addressed in a timely manner

 

Job title:  Broker Assistant

 

Purpose of the Position: 

The Broker Assistant is responsible for providing administrative and clerical support to both the brokers and assigned real estate agents employed by Whitetail Properties Real Estate.

Responsiblities:

  • Provide administrative support to the brokers and real state agents related to all transactions related to real estate.
  • Loading listings on the agency website. 
  •  Communicate with agents and address changes needed related to listing and purchasing documents
  • Maintain confidential and accurate files related to the listing and purchase of properties 
  • Following up with agents regarding incomplete paperwork that needs to be obtained
  •  Updating agency website regarding the status of a real estate transaction
  • Ensuring that all funds related to a real estate transaction are processed according to state law requirements.
  • Solving issues that may arise related to technological issues that occur on various marketing websites used by the agents. 
  •  Update and create spreadsheets containing information related to real estate transactions
  • Participate in real estate audits as they occur and provide resolutions recommended by the Real Estate Commission performing the audit
  • Ensure that closing gifts are sent out accurately and in a timely manner

 

 






Job postings July 31

Mental Health Center
 opening (click on the icon if it does not display)

Mental Health Center opening July
4-H Coordinator

The University of Illinois is looking for a part-time 4-H coordinator for Pike County.

Seeking applications for two Extension Program Coordinator positions, each 50% FTE, working with the 4-H program – one in Pike County, Illinois, and the other in Brown & Schuyler Counties, Illinois. Details on both jobs at http://go.illinois.edu/ExtCSPositions
Submit a completed online application and exam request for the specific vacancy at 
https://jobs.illinois.edu by 8/3/15.  All Extension vacancies begin with EXT.

Harpole’s Heartland Lodge

As result of their growing business, Harpole’s is looking to hire someone in the whitetail, horseback riding and maintenance divisions. If you have interest in any or all of those positions please email Gary Harpole at: Gary@HeartlandLodge.com

Truck Driver Training Program Hosting Information Session August 3

An information session about the Truck Driver Training Program at John Wood Community College will be held Monday, August 3, at6:30 p.m. at the Workforce Development Center, 4220 Kochs Lane, Quincy.

The next class starts Monday, August 17. Classes meet Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., for four weeks plus a one week pre-session.

Representatives from the Truck Driver Training Program will give a brief presentation reviewing admission requirements, registration, and career opportunities in the trucking industry. The JWCC Truck Driver Training Program offers the latest technology to educate students including an up-to-date computer lab. Industry standard equipment is used as teaching tools and courses are certified by the Professional Truck Driver Institute. Area truck driving firms are hiring now. Some employers may fund tuition costs.      

For information, contact the Truck Driver Training Program, 217.224.5362

 Kaye    office: 217-285-2971    cell:  201-314-3624

Older:
Two Rivers Marina is looking for an Assistant Manager

Looking for a responsible and dependable person who enjoys customer interaction. This is a full time year round position on our team.  Schedule is flexible with some weekend and holiday hours required during our busy season. A new team member that would be familiar with parts and book keeping would be a plus but not a requirement. Please contact Jaime Aslin with any questions at (217) 437-2321 or feel free to email questions and/or resumes to info@tworiversmarina.com.

Jaime K. Aslin,  Manager

Two Rivers Marina

13495 US Hwy 54

Rockport, IL  62370

PH: (217) 437-2321    FAX: (217) 437-4141

www.tworiversmarina.com

Labor Ready Now Hiring:  Construction Remodel

Labor Ready, based out of Springfield, is working on a project at the Pittsfield Walmart. They are looking to fill at least 50 positions for at least 6 to 10 weeks of steady work. They are hiring for general labor, construction, demolition and more.   The graphic below has more details and you can dowload it as a pdf here. 

Labor Ready Job Fair May

Labor Ready will hold another Job Fair in Pittsfield on Thursday, May 21st from 10 AM until 1 PM at the Pittsfield Community Center,  224 W. Washington. If you are interested, you are encouraged to apply online now at the link below to expedite the process (no need to wait for the Job Fair).

Apply online at:   www.LaborReady.com
Labor Ready   217- 585- 1385   2427 Stevenson Drive Suite D, Springfield, IL 62703


Dot Foods Job Fair

Do you need a new career? Know someone who is hunting for a great opportunity? Check out Dot Foods! 
They are hosting  a job fair Thursday, May 21, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Mt. Sterling, Illinois, between 4-7 p.m. 

They have full-time openings for warehouse order selectors starting at $15/hour. Part-time positions are also available. Head to DotFoods.com to see all the career options, apply and learn more about Dot. If you apply beforehand, email recruiting@dotfoods.com, and we'll be waiting for you to arrive. 

Family-owned and -operated for 55 years, Dot Foods is the nation's first and largest food industry redistributor—and we’ve never had a layoff. Great benefits, advancement opportunities, performance bonuses and competitive pay--some of the many ways Dot is committed to shared growth.   


Help Wanted - Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park at Pine Lakes (click on graphic)

help wanted yogi bear