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.

June 6, 2017    Help Wanted: Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park at Pine Lakes

Security Attendant:

We are looking for someone who can work evenings on the weekends as a Security attendant. Duties include, but not limited to, enforcing park rules and regulations and monitoring the park for safety. Person needs to be friendly yet able to confront campers and guests in order to maintain a safe and secure environment for our families.

 If interested, please go to our website at:  www.jellystonepinelakes.com and print an application and return it to the campground office, or e-mail it to jellystonepinelakes@gmail.com

Jellystone Park at Pine Lakes
1405 Lakeview Heights
Pittsfield, Illinois
217-285-6719
 


May 1, 2017

Whitetail Properties Real Estate in Pittsfield, IL is seeking qualified candidates for a Broker Assistant(s) and Accounting Assistant. Those interested in being a Broker Assistant must have a background in office administration and clerical work.  Experience in banking and/or real estate knowledge is a plus. Those interested in being an Accounting Assistant must have basic knowledge in accounting and bookkeeping. 

Please visit our website for details and send your resume to: careers@whitetailproperties.com. No phone calls please


March 6, 2017
Cintas is looking to hire a Route Service Sales Rep in Pittsfield.  Online application only, here's the link.

Yogi Bear Jellystone Park is looking for Summer Help. Here's their flyer; use the link withing the flyer to connect with their page and download an application.  Tip:  Click on the "More" button and then "Join our Team". 

March 28, 2017

The Mental Health Centers of Western Illinois have an opening at the Pike County site (in Pittsfield) for an LPN.
Pdf version here

The Mental Health Centers of Western IL has a full time position available for an

LPN at the Pike County site.

Applicants will provide mental health nursing, work jointly with our Medical Director, assist with the coordination of client care between PCP’s and clinic MD, visit clients in their homes, order and administer medications and provide community support and case management services.

Applicants must be a Licensed Practical Nurse in Illinois. Applicant must also be a self-starter, possess excellent organizational skills with attention to detail, have good interpersonal skills, be able to multi-task, have good oral and written communication skills, be a team player and participate in the agency’s crisis response system.

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

MHCWI has been qualified as a HRSA student loan repayment site in

an underserved area. Potential annual student loan repayment for qualified applicants.

An Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action


March 1, 2017

The Maschhoffs are hosting open interviews on Wednesday, March 1st from 2:30 PM until 3:30 PM at their office at 38245 280th Ave in Pittsfield. A flyer is downloadable here.  No appointment is necessary.  Can't make the interview session?  Apply online at the link in the downloadable pdf.

February 21, 2017    Whitetail Properties seeks Marketing Assistant


Whitetail Properties is looking for a Marketing Assistant that can help support our rapidly growing nationwide network of real estate professionals (Land Specialists) with territory growth through local marketing strategies and public relations in a variety of states. We are looking for someone to work as a team member at our corporate office to grow the Whitetail brand using various marketing platforms. This entry-level position offers growth and learning opportunity within our company. Your current marketing knowledge is not as important as your desire to listen and learn about the things we will be teaching you.  

Duties and Responsibilities      

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  • Assist in scheduling marketing meetings and ad postings
  • Assist with company magazine logistics and ad placements
  • Act as a liaison between national office and nationwide Land Specialist staff for all things related to marketing and public relations
  • Work closely with Land Specialist staff and creative department on all local, state, and national print advertising
  • Write, edit and distribute press releases for local/regional level media relations efforts
  • Write and edit a variety of online content
  • Assist new Land Specialists with public relations and marketing efforts as Whitetail Properties grows into new territories
  • Help produce and distribute regular eNewsletter communications
  • Assist in marketing research and analysis
  • Create and administer surveys, questionnaires, and other information gathering devices.
  • Support marketing team with various other projects and duties as assigned
  • Coordinate account set up and use of electronic storefront with Performa Printing, Lands of America and LandWatch

 

Required Knowledge and Skills

 

  • Ability to communicate effectively with sales team, sponsorship customers, and internal staff
  • Keep detailed and accurate records of marketing planning with Land Specialists
  • Comfortable with speaking with a wide age range of individuals
  • Highly organized and detailed
  • Public Relations experience preferred
  • Able to operate Mac, Microsoft operating systems

 

 

 

 

Kelly Johnson

Staffing Specialist

Whitetail Properties Real Estate, LLC

Corporate Office - (217) 285-9000 Direct - (217) 407-0767

PO Box 251 Pittsfield, IL 

whitetailproperties.com

 

 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