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Large aggregate company looking for a Loader Operator for St. Louisville based plant. Responsibilities include safely operating a front end loader while loading customer trucks for up to 12 hours a day. Yard and storage pile maintenance also required. Monitor performance of the plant. Perform maintenance and cleanup on the plant as needed. Competitive wage, excellent benefits. Send resume to:

The Olen Corporation
Attn: Meagan Tener
P.O. Box 226
Fredericktown, OH 43019
or fax: 740-694-1481

LPN Visit Nurse

Mount Vernon and
Mansfield areas

Part time, every other weekend is required, 1 year nursing experience.

LPN School Nurse
Nursing experience required. Part time, day time hours.

LPN Pediatric
Shift Nurse - Fredericktown

Mount Vernon area
Needed for morning or evening hours. Every other weekend required.
Fredericktown - 8pm-4am shift

RN Visit Nurse
Knox and Richland area
Some weekends and on-call required .

Stop by to apply at:
Interim Health Care
112 Harcourt Road, Suite 2
Mt. Vernon

Local Insurance Agency is expanding and seeking a full time energetic, dependable, self motivated  team player who also enjoys working with the public to join our dedicated staff. Experience in insurance sales with current Ohio License preferred, but qualified individuals willing to obtain insurance license would be considered. Compensation based on experience. Interested applicants can mail resumes to:
Attention: Office Manager
Po Box 30
Mount Vernon, OH 43050

or fax to:

Part-time help needed in our Distribution Department. Occasional newspaper delivery both by walking or by car. Hours will vary. Please stop in and fill out an application at: the Mount Vernon News, 18 East Vine St., Mount Vernon, OH.

Local growing manufacturing firm now hiring full-time Truck Drivers with Class A CDL. Local hauls only. Qualified applicants please send resume to: 105 Progress Drive, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.

ViaQuest is now hiring for Direct Care staff in Mount Vernon, OH! If you're looking to pursue a rewarding career in healthcare please visit our posting at:
to learn more and to apply. No previous experience is required, all training and certifications will be provided by us!

needed at Ray’s Auto Repair
Call 740-390-1144
or apply in person at
10 Mount Vernon Ave.

Now Hiring! Direct Care Staff to provide supportive services for individuals with developmental disabilities. We are looking for people who are energetic, friendly, upbeat and who know how their positive approach can make a difference in the lives of the individuals we serve. We provide paid training, paid sick leave and paid vacation, benefits are offered.  If you have the qualities we are looking for in a direct care staff, please apply in person at15 Taylor Rd, Mount Vernon,  M-F, 9am-3pm, Must have a Diploma/GED, and a valid Ohio Driver’s License with 5 years driving expericnce.

Local Roofing Company
is looking for:
Experienced Full time
Foreman and Installers

Must be dependable, hardworking and have valid driver’s license. Please stop by our office located at 739 Upper Fredericktown Rd. Mount Vernon to fill out an application.

Prestress Services, LLC seeks highly motivated individual for a flat bed driver who is willing to be trained to operate a boom or rail truck.  Applicant must possess a valid Class A CDL with a clean driving record. This position is physically demanding and requires a self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills who is able to work 50 plus hours per week during peak season.

EOE M/ F/ V/ D
Drug Free Workplace

Home Instead Senior Care
Stop in, Learn about us and APPLY to our in-home,
non-medical team in
your community!
Caregiver Positions, Flexible Hours. Looking for Dependable and Caring Individuals.
Thursday April 2nd, 2015 11:00 AM – 1:00PM
400 W. High Street MV, Ohio 43050

Looking for energetic, dependable, motivated self starter for local welding supply. Position involves delivery, shop maintenance and some counter sales. This is a full time position.

Apply in person at:
Service Welding Supplies
699 Harcourt Rd.
Mount Vernon
No phone calls.

Looking for highly motivated individuals for mowing and landscape crew members. Fill out application in person at: Fast Eddy’s, 19280 Coshocton Rd., Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Applications are being accepted at New Hope Industries for part-time and substitute VAN/ BUS DRIVERS.  Valid Ohio driver’s license required.  No extra certification required.  Apply in person at: 1375 Newark Rd., Mt. Vernon.  Ask for Billy Bryant.


Immediate openings for:

• Regional Semi Dump Drivers, home every weekend.
• Local, home every night.
New rates, higher percentage paid to drivers going to Canada. Coming Soon: Higher percentages paid to drivers for hauling HazMat loads that require HazMat endorsement. Excellent wage and benefit package. Requirements: 1 year CDL Class A experience, good MVR. If interested call Mike:
or go to:

HVAC Installer for residential replacement and new work. Call 740-627-6027.

We are looking to fill two
Part-time Occupational

and a
Certified Occupational
Therapy Assistant
, PRN.
Apply in person at:
Centerburg Pointe
4531 Columbus Road
Centerburg, OH 43011
and ask for Director of Rehab
(740) 625-5401


Prestress Services, LLC seeks highly motivated individual willing to be trained to operate / drive a concrete mixer.  Local in-plant deliveries only.  Applicant must possess a valid Class B CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) with a clean driving record. This position is physically demanding and requires a self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills who is able to work 50 plus hours per week. The Candidate must maintain a clean mixer truck to ensure safety and operational excellence.  EOE; M/F/V/D; drug free workplace. Please apply in person at: 400 Howard Street Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Fast Eddy’s Outdoor Power Equipment is looking for small Engine Mechanics, 40 hours per week, plus overtime. Pay based on experience. Please apply in person at: 19280 Coshocton Rd., Mount Vernon

Knox Co USDA Farm Service Agency is seeking applications for one Part Time Intermittent Program Technician Position. The applicant must have a solid working knowledge of production agriculture and be able to communicate effectively with agricultural operators. They will report directly to the County Director. This position is responsible for carrying out office activities and functions pertaining to the Farm Bill program areas administered by the USDA. Duties include clerical work, applying federal statutes from Farm Bill programs, taking confidential applications from farmers, computing program payments, GIS, and interpreting aerial photography. Successful applicant must be reliable, proficient with computers, have excellent organizational skills, attention to details, professional attitude and enjoy working with the public in a fast paced environment. Application period is 03/27/2015 – 04/10/2015. Applicants must submit resume to:

Katie Mills, CED
PO Box 271
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050

Further questions may be directed to Katie Mills, Knox County Executive Director at 392-0891.
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Primary Duties include: Revise and create detailed drawings for components and assemblies using Pro-E (CREO) and Microstation software. Create solid models using Pro-E. Make design layouts and dimensional stack-ups for current and new products. Create and maintain bills of materials within the MRP system. Process engineering work orders and follow document file system. Participate on design project teams. Required Skills & Education: Associate's Degree in mechanical design preferred. Experience in 2-D and 3-D CAD using Pro-E, AutoCAD or other CAD software. Understanding of 2D orthographic drafting practices. Good math, algebra and trigonometry skills. Working knowledge of MS Office 2010. Apply To: Schafer Driveline, 123 Phoenix Place, Fredericktown, OH 43019.
FAX 740-694-0407 or email:

No phone calls, please.
We are an Equal
Opportunity Employer

ResCare in Centerburg has a full-time opening for a QIDP (Qualified Intellectual Disability Professionial)
This position oversees delivery of consumer support services, supervises personnel to achieve service, clinical and financial objectives, as well as ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements through quality assurance activities.
Experience and a Bachelor's Degree is preferred. Interested applicants can apply at:

Must have valid driver’s license
and must pass drug test.
Apply at:
560 Claycraft Rd.
Columbus, OH

NOW HIRING Servers and Grill Cooks at Southside Diner. Please apply in person at: 620 South Main St., Mount Vernon.

ResCare in Centerburg is
hiring for a full-time 
Business Manager

Applicant will be responsible for preparing and maintaining accurate financial records for assigned sites, as well as, analyzing, examining and interpreting accounting records for the purpose of giving advice and preparing statements.
Experience is preferred, all qualified applicants can apply online at

Framing Carpenters needed! Weekly pay, taxes taken out. Will train.
Call (614)774-7994

Rewarding positions helping persons with Developmental Disabilities. All training is provided and paid. $9.15 to start.
Work 2-1/2 days & get
4-1/2 days off
Shifts available: 2-1/2 days Mon.-Wed.; Wed.-Fri. and weekends; other possibilities also.
Some criteria are a high school diploma/GED, valid driver’s license, be at least 21 years old, and able to lift 50 lbs (when necessary).
Stop by to pick up
an application.
Concepts in Community
Living, Inc.
710 S. Main St., Suite C
Mt. Vernon, OH 43050

Culinary Instructor

For the 700 hour curriculum within the Adult Education Culinary program. This is a part-time position. Some Saturdays are also required for the restaurant portion of the program. The instructor will work with the Culinary program coordinator to fulfill the program responsibilities.

•A minimum of three (3) years’ experience as a chef
•Current and valid ServSafe certification
•Teaching experience preferred
•Other combinations of experience and education that meet the minimum requirements may be substituted
•Satisfactory FBI and BCI background check and reference checking

Effective: Immediately

Compensation: Based on education and experience.

Interested applicants should send application/resume to:
Shawn Kendall, Coordinator Email:

The Grote Company, located on the far-east side of Columbus, is the world’s leading manufacturer of precision slicing and application equipment. We were founded by Jim Grote, the founder of Donatos Pizza, and have been a successful U.S. manufacturer for over 40 years. Due to rapid and sustained growth, we have several openings in our Production Department.

2nd shift—4 day week
We currently have an opening for a 2nd shift machinist. All qualified applicants must have a minimum of 5 – 10 years’ experience setting up and operating CNC machining centers, mills, and lathes. You must be able to read blue prints and edit programs. Our 2nd shift works 4-10 hour days; Monday through Thursday, from 3:30 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Employees on 2nd shift also receive a 10% shift differential.

1st shift—5 day week
We have an opening for an individual who has experience with maintaining plant machinery and performing building maintenance. All applicants must have a minimum of five years’ experience in building and equipment maintenance, and be knowledgeable in plumbing, wiring, and heating and air conditioning. All applicants must be able to read blue prints and schematics, and have electrical trouble-shooting skills.


1st shift—5 day week
All applicants must have a minimum of five years’ experience with mechanical assembly, including individual parts and complete machines, and know how to read blue prints, wiring diagrams, and schematics. Familiarity with micrometers or dial calipers is essential. A degree from a trade school or technical school is preferred.

Grote offers excellent pay and benefits including, tuition reimbursement, medical, dental, 401(k) with match, life insurance, disability coverage, and free uniforms after 30 days. You can either submit a resume or apply in person at:

Grote Company
1160 Gahanna Pkwy.
Columbus, OH 43230

You can also email your
resume to:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a
Drug-Free Workplace.

New Hope Industries is accepting applications for a part-time Community Employment Specialist to provide soft work skills education, on the job training, job coaching, and supports to high school-age students with disabilities at community work sites for a five-week Summer Youth Work Experience Program.  The ideal candidate will have experience working with persons with disabilities, excellent oral and written skills, and teaching / classroom experience.  Must be a high school graduate or above, have a valid driver license and pass a background check.  Please apply in person at: New Hope Industries and ask for Terri Pribonic.

The Bad Apple Pub

We are getting ready for a busy summer season. Now hiring for all positions. Must have a flexible schedule and be willing to work weekends. Please apply in person at 22001 Coshocton Rd. We are located at the entrance to Apple Valley.
Open Interviews
Mon.- Fri. 2pm-4pm

is looking for a Transportation Director. For more information please call: 419-768-2206.

Knox County Head Start (KCHS) is excited to announce we will begin interviewing for an AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer immediately. VISTAs are Volunteers in Service to America! AmeriCorps VISTAs dedicate a year of their lives to fighting poverty in America, while gaining valuable work experience. They work on indirect, capacity building initiatives in their community.

KCHS is an innovative non-profit agency offering comprehensive, high quality early care, education and family engagement services for over 450 children and families annually in Knox County, a small, rural community in Central Ohio. KCHS is a leader in the Ohio Head Start community providing all Head Start and Early Head Start options, including half-day; full-day, full-year; home based and family child care services. Recognized as a National Head Start Center of Excellence, KCHS also provides extensive parenting training and partners with the local community to drive a two-generation approach to promoting family self-sufficiency and ending the cycle of generational poverty. While over eighty percent of families served qualify as low-income, KCHS partners with Kenyon College to operate the Gambier Child Care Center, providing services for private pay and subsidized children ages six weeks through school age in a high quality environment.

The VISTA member will help coordinate a two-generation approach to Head Start family engagement specific to financial literacy and self-sufficiency, and the development of healthy self-esteem, which has been identified by parents as a critical need. The volunteer will research financial literacy curricula, develop community partnerships to support implementation, and identify strategies and find support for removing barriers to family participation. Projects may include supporting training such as the Child Development Associate (CDA) and Family Development Credential (FDC); GED attainment in partnership with the local career center; developing workforce development partnerships to promote job access (resumes, application process, interviewing skills); and work with the United Way of Knox County's financial stability initiative coordinator to promote budgeting services.
Benefits of service: Modest living allowance, end of service education award ($5,500) or cash stipend ($1,500), professional development opportunities and training, qualified loans placed into forbearance, valuable work experience, and the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of fellow Americans. 

Interested applicants should contact Julie Mickley, HR Director, Knox County Head Start at 740-393-6988, or mail completed resumes and applications to Human Resources, KCHS, PO Box 1225, Mount Vernon, OH 43050, or The position will remain open until filled.  
KCHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in hiring or enrolling children.


Class A OTR Driver

Over-sized experience preferred but not a must. Must be able to pass a background check and a drug screen. Medical, Dental, Vision, paid time off and competitive salary. Stop in at 19325 Zolman Road, Fredericktown to fill out and application or visit No phone calls please


Dependable boy, girl or adult that lives on or near Buckingham and Vaughn Courts and Claypool, Craig and Kester Drives in the east end of Mount Vernon needed to deliver the Mount Vernon News. Please call 740-397-5333 and ask for Circulation if you are interested in this route.

is accepting applications for bus driving position(s). Qualifications: must have a valid driver’s license, certified or willing to be trained, and a positive-friendly representative to East Knox students, staff, parents and the community. Must pass pre-employment drug screening test and FBI/BCII criminal records check at applicant’s expense.

180-day contract per year,
$12.327 per hour with benefits.

Applications can be obtained and will be accepted during the hours of 8 a.m. - 3 p.m., Monday-Friday, at the East Knox Board of Education Office, 23201 Coshocton Road, Howard, Ohio 43028.

Looking for DRILLER,

Apply in person at:
Jamison Well Drilling, Inc.
258 Central Ave., Mansfield
Mon. - Fri., 8am-4pm
No phone calls please. EOE

Seasonal Water Hauler

April through August

Must have good driving record and CDL with tanker endorsement. Apply in person at: 258 Central Ave., Mansfield, OH, Monday - Friday, 8am-4pm.
No phone calls please. EEO


Escrow Assistant position available at a local title insurance agency. Must have a high level of organization with strong attention to detail and ability to write instructions, prepare correspondence, and memos. Must consistently meet deadlines, demonstrate strong follow through skills, and be comfortable working in a fast-pace, high volume, deadline oriented environment. Computer competency (Microsoft Office), keyboarding/data entry skills, basic math skills, phone/customer service skills, spelling and proof reading required. Notary a plus. Interested candidates should submit a resume by mail to 305 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 or by fax to 740-397-5466.

Looking to hire a motivated individual with superior customer service skills to run our kitchen 30-35 hours per week. Main responsibilities include creating menus, dishes and serving amounts, plus supervising the preparation, flavoring and cooking processes. Prefer minimum of 1 year experience and pay negotiable with experience. Please reply to: PO Box 708, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.

Nail Tech or Hairstylist
to rent space.
Should have some clientele. Call 740-392-4921.

TKS Contracting, a leader in erecting pre-engineered buildings, is looking for Erectors. Must be 21 or older, not afraid of heights.Mandatoiry drug testing.For more information call 740-627-1416 and leave message.

Corrugator Supervisor
Mount Vernon, Ohio

International Paper
is the world’s largest paper and forest products company.  Primary businesses include paper and packaging products for a variety of end uses.  International Paper is a Fortune 100 Company with operations around the globe.

We currently have an opening for a Manufacturing Supervisor (Corrugator) at our Newark, Ohio plant.  This facility manufactures corrugated packaging products for local and national customers.

This Front Line Leader for the Corrugated department is responsible for the supervision, directing and leadership of one assigned shift of hourly employees in safety, quality, productivity and engagement to ensure goals are met.  

The Corrugator Supervisor is also responsible for safety training; accident investigation, managing work schedules, one on one counseling, and coaching employees to accomplish team goals and corrective actions to address problems.  

Qualifications for this position include:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required.
• 3 + years in a supervisory capacity required.  
• Experience in the corrugated or converting industry is preferred, but not required.
• Demonstrated competence to work:
• With minimal supervision
• Effectively with all levels in
• Building effective teams to
support continuous improvement
• Consistent track record for
getting business results

Specific competencies include drive for results, problem solving, building effective teams, confronting direct reports, action oriented, integrity, functional/technical skills, customer focus, learning on the fly.

International Paper offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, disability, life and accident insurance, vacation as well as a 401(k) plan and retirement savings account.   This is a great opportunity to start a career with a dynamic and proven manufacturer in the packaging industry.

Qualified candidates should express interest by applying online at
Job Posting dates 3/23/15 – 4/20/15.

International Paper is An Equal Opportunity Employer – 
Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans