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Help Wanted

Now Hiring plumbers/service technicians for a local plumbing company, call 614-766-8371.


HERE YOU ARE digging through all of these help wanted ads and wondering, “Where do I want to work?”  Where can I go to not only make MONEY, but to make a difference?  Perhaps you don’t really like retail, and you know that fast food gets old pretty quickly.  You definitely want to have FUN while you work and obviously the job has to be FLEXIBLE.  It would also be nice not to have rude customers yelling at you all day, right?
If that sounds like what you are looking for, then LOOK NO FURTHER!  You have found the perfect job: Working with elders and guests at The Ohio Eastern Star Home.  We have the following opportunity available:
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an application: https://secure3.entertime

New Albany Cleaning Services Inc. is now hiring for daytime residential home cleaning in the New Albany area. Perfect for moms, housewives, retirees. Recently laid off? Looking for a new career? Come work with a small company in business 25 years where you are respected. Monday - Friday full-time or part-time. $11.75-$12.00/hour to start. Regular raise with great performance. Complete training provided. Call 614-855-9990 to schedule an interview.

Local dental office looking for part-time front office personnel to assist with daily reception tasks. The ideal candidate will be friendly, computer literate, flexible, and work well in a fast-paced environment. Interested applicants should fax resume to 740-397-2438.

Super 8 Motel in Mount Vernon is looking for Full Time Front Desk and Housekeeping.
If interested apply in person at:

1000 Coshocton Ave.

Mount Vernon
Walking Route

We are looking for a dependable boy, girl or adult to deliver the Mount Vernon News in the East Chestnut Street area. If you are interested in this route, please call 740-397-5333, ask for the Circulation Dept.

Substitute Custodian (long-term possibilities) and Substitute Secretary positions available. Submit application to:

Kathy Greenich
Knox County Career Center
c/o Shelly Blubaugh
306 Martinsburg Rd.
Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Full or part-time

No late nights!
No major holidays!

If you are interested
in joining our team,


Southside Diner
620 S. Main Street
Mount Vernon


Dental Hygienist needed for our busy Mount Vernon dental office. This is a 3-4 day a week position, offering competitive pay, flexible hours and a great working environment, Please send resume to Drawer # 03496 , c/o the Mount Vernon News, P.O. Box 791, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.

Experience the Energy

The Ohio Eastern Star Home has an amazing opportunity for a Nurse Manager of our 24 bed skilled-rehab neighborhood.  We are looking for an experienced RN with excellent nursing and communication skills, who is able to manage the daily operations and provide leadership and guidance.  The ideal candidate must have good time management skills, and possess the desire to coach and develop care partners within a team environment.
The Ohio Eastern Star Home has long term living, assisted and independent living, as well as skilled-rehab nursing care with an excellent reputation in our community.  We are proud to provide the highest standards in care and customer service.  Our management team is strong, stable and uniquely supportive.  
We are delighted to offer a comprehensive benefits package including FREE wellness and life insurance.
Qualified and interested
candidates can apply online:


for Mount Vernon based
Ambulance Service
Life Support Team
24 Hour Shifts Available
Day Shifts Available
Competitive Wages and
Benefits Available
Please call 419-522-2020 or email

Manager for Subsidized
Elderly Apartment Complex

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Searching for outgoing self- motivated individual who is proficient in Quick Books accounting program. Duties will also include leasing apartment, bookkeeping, receivables, payables, payroll and all other aspects of bookkeeping.

Proficient in Excel and Word, excellent writing skills and the ability to work independently, as the supervisor is not always on site. Hours are from 10:00am-3:00pm Monday through Friday. Activities and interaction with Senior Citizens will be a big part of your working days. Supervision of Maintenance.

Please mail resume to:
The Beech Tree Apartments 1365 Yauger Road
or fax your resume to

This is a salaried position starting at $13.00/hour. Previous experience in subsidy programs will be considered a plus, but not totally necessary.

Sunbury Company in need of entry level Mig Welders and Metal Fabricators. Please fax resume to 740-965-2898 or call 740-965-2888.

Gantt Homes, Inc.
-Unlocking Potential-
Hiring Now


Applicants must:
Be 18 years or older
Be able to pass
drug screen
Be able to pass
background check

Apply in person at:
113 W. Gambier Street
Mount Vernon
Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

We are seeking an enthusiastic coordinator for our adult day service.
Professional, communicative, and enthusiastic.
Passionate about working with people.
Positive and patient demeanor.
Good leadership, coordination and multi-tasking abilities.
Creative and excellent organizations skills.
Must be 21 or older, have a valid drivers license, have a high school diploma or equivalent, and be able to pass a drug screening.
Oversee, assist, interact, and communicate with developmentally disabled individuals in an energetic, positive, and compassionate manner.
Coordinate volunteer opportunities, connect with local resources to promote community inclusion.
Implement an upbeat, constructive and person-centered environment promoting self-determination and self-advocacy.

All interested applicants must submit letter of interests, qualifications, along with references no later than July 27th, 2018. 

Send reply to Drawer # 03497 , c/o the Mount Vernon News, P.O. Box 791, Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Wanted: Person or persons to do handyman work for general contractor. Call 740-627-0268.

Part time CLEANING and JANITORIAL positions available with rapidly growing local company. Call SJ Cleaning Solutions (740) 221-7380


...and we need to add
one more SERVER
and one more COOK!

If you are interested
in joining our team,

77 S. Main St., Utica

Holiday Inn Express
Mount Vernon

11555 Upper Gilchrist Rd.
Must be willing to work weekends, holidays and other shifts as assigned. Request application and information in person.

Boat technician, must be able to diagnose/repair/winterize and shrink wrap. Call Out Back Marine 419-946-8330.

Full-Time Nursing Instructor: Minimum two years experience as an RN. BSN preferred. Satisfactory FBI/BCI background check, drug test, and reference checks. Compensation based on education and experience. Send resume to:

Amy Main, Administrator,
Nursing and Medical Programs
Knox Technical Center
FAX: 740-397-5828


Midwest Health Services
is growing and we need
caring people who are
Entry Level Managers
and Disability Specialist
with PT/FT shifts and after
6 months, wage review. 
Apply at

Excavating Company - 20 years established, located in Sparta, Ohio accepting applications for the following position:

Equipment Operator

Job Description:
Experienced skilled worker who possesses the required knowledge, skill, and physical ability to perform duties related to excavation and utility work
Skillfully operate heavy equipment: including Dozer, Skid steer, Track loader, & Excavator
Company first mentality
Must communicate & work well with others
Keep general maintenance on trucks and equipment
Position Qualifications:
2 years prior heavy equipment operator experience
Working knowledge of general hand tools and power tools (preferred)
Ability & willingness to work in all types of weather
Ability to read & understand civil and architectural plans are a plus
Ability to work around other live utilities
Have OSHA 10 or 30 Hour Construction Certificate (or willingness to obtain)
Have Excavation Safety Training for Competent Person (CPT) (or willingness to obtain)
Prepared for work with punctual reliable attendance

Must complete and pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol screen
Reliable transportation to and from shop
Current valid Driver?s License
Class A CDL (preferred)
Insurable clean driving record
Ability to lift 80 lbs. (on occasion)
Ability & willingness to work longer hours/days during busy season.
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as delegated to meet the ongoing needs of the company

Pay is commensurate with experience.

Walk in Applications will not be accepted

Mail detailed resume to:
Sparta, OH 43350

Dawson is hiring Manufacturing Associates for 2nd & 3rd shifts in Utica.  Must be able to lift 25-30 lbs., pass drug test & must possess a high school diploma or GED.  Steel toed boots are required.  These positions are temp to hire after working a short probationary period.  Pay is $11.50 - $12.00 hour.

Once probationary period is completed & hiring process is completed:
***Wage increases available based on performance at 6 month evaluation.
***4 level wage structure with opportunities to move up within the company.
***Eligible for benefits 30 days following hire date.
***Benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, health savings account (company match), life     insurance, 9 paids holidays per year, PTO after 90 days.  Profit sharing also available for employees.

Great company to build a future with!
Call us at (740) 393-2771 today to apply


needed to deliver The Columbus Dispatch in the Mount Vernon and Centerburg area.  Requires early morning hours, ability to work on your own, dedication, and dependable transportation.  For more information, please call 740-548-4458, 1-888-837-4342, or visit

Minimum starting pay $10/hour
Possible to start up to $12/hour
With experience
Kitchen Workers
The Bad Apple Pub
At the entrance to Apple Valley
Apply in person or online at

Black Cat Asphalt Seal Coating out of Fredericktown is looking for a laborer with valid drivers license, $13/hour. Call 740-501-4398.

Knox County
Water/Wastewater Department
17602 Coshocton Road
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050

The Knox County Water/Wastewater Department is seeking a qualified Plant Operations Manager for its facilities in Howard, Ohio. Position requires previous supervisory experience within the water/wastewater field and must possess a Class I Water Treatment license. A Class II Wastewater Treatment License is preferred or required to obtained within two years. Must be knowledgeable with Ohio EPA rules and regulations concerning water and wastewater treatment and sampling procedures. Excellent benefit package. Salary $48,000-50,000 DOQ. For full job description and application please visit Knox County’s web:
site under Employment Opportunities. Submit Cover Letter, Resume, and application to:
Knox County
Water/Wastewater Department
17602 Coshocton Rd
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050
or via email to;
Position will remain open until filled.

Horse and dog products manufacturer seeks one full-time employee. Monthly health care premium reimbursement program following probationary period. $13.00/hour to start. Paid Time Off and pay raises at regular intervals. Must pass pre-employment drug test and respirator physical. 50 lb. lifting requirement. All training provided. Hours M-F 6-2:30 with OT possible. Mail resumes to:

Tenda Horse Products, LLC 18400 North Liberty Road Fredericktown, OH 43019.
Fax to 740-694-1390

Part-time Public Safety
Communications Technician

Knox County, Ohio

Knox County 9-1-1 is accepting applications for the position of Part-time Public Safety Communications Technician.

The applicant will be responsible for the answering and handling of 9-1-1 and other emergency calls as well as county-wide public safety radio communications.

Requires high school diploma/GED, acceptable criminal background and driving record and above average to high proficiency with modern technology. Prior dispatching or public safety experience is preferred.

Starting salary $12.00/hr.

For more information regarding this opportunity, to access a full job description, or to access the online application please go to

Applications due by
August 3rd, 2018.

Knox County 9-1-1
117 E. High St. Suite B153
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050
Phone: (740) 393-6728
Fax: (740) 392-3972
Operations Director
Laura Webster

Dawson is hiring Manufacturing Associates for multiple departments at Ariel Corporation in Mount Vernon & Heath.  Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent, steel toed boots & an updated resume.   Must meet background check requirements & pass a drug test & physical.  Previous manufacturing experience is a plus but not required.  Starting pay is $12.20 hour which increases to $12.50 hour after 30 days with pay increases & vacation time accrued every 6 months.  Generous shift premiums applied to night shifts.  Boot vouchers distributed after first 6 months of employment & then once per year.  Weekend shifts are also available.  Very clean work environment in a climate controlled setting. This is a great place to work with too many perks to list.  Please call (740) 393-2771 today to apply & to hear more about this great career opportunity

Housing Programs

Local agency is seeking a full-time (37.5 hours per week) individual to assist with operations of busy multi-programs and county office. Duties include client intake, customer service, data entry, records maintenance, electronic filing, receptionist duties and general office functions. Candidate must have excellent communication skills, be proficient with Microsoft Office and team oriented. Prior experience in social services environment highly preferred. Send resume with references and salary requirements no later than 7/27/18 to
or mail:
KMHA, Attn: Deputy Director 201A West High Street
Mount Vernon, OH 43050

No phone calls or walk-ins. EOE Agency

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Mount Vernon
Walking Route

We are looking for a dependable boy, girl or adult to deliver the Mount Vernon News in the Boynton Street, Cedar Street, Duke Street, East Vine Street and Oak Street Extension area. If you are interested in this route, please call 740-397-5333, ask for the Circulation Dept.

Now Hiring: Full & Part-time positions for Lube and Car Wash Technicians. Apply in person at:

1020 Coshocton Ave

New Albany Cleaning Services Inc. is now hiring for immediate evening and/or weekend office cleaning in Johnstown. $11.75-$12.00/hour to start. Regular raise with great performance. Complete training provided. Call 614-855-9990 to schedule an interview.

ViaQuest Residential Services


 Direct Support Professionals

In Knox and Licking Counties
Full-time and Part time
1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts

Paid Training,
No Experience Required

Our Christian childcare center is looking for an experienced, energetic, dependable and nurturing Lead Pre-K teacher. A degree in, or pursuing a degree in the Early Childhood Development field is a plus. Applicants must have a clean BCI/FBI record. To apply please email a cover letter and resume to:
or contact 740-397-4031.


Earn up to
$1,000 Bonus!!!

$400 Bonus
after 90 Days,
$600 after
180 days of
*Contact Carla Lowe for
bonus details
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Do you like to care for people? Enjoy a rewarding career caring for individuals with developmental disabilities.
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$11.00 per hour once you are on shift.
Earn a dollar more an hour working on
the weekend.

Several Different Shift Possibilities

• Ability to lift 50 lbs
• GED/High School
• Must be 21 years old
• Valid Drivers License

*Medical, dental and vision available after 90 days
PTO after 6 months
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Concepts In
Living Inc.
710 South Main St Suite C
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050

740-392-2211 ext 8 


This is a full-time grant funded position. Will provide a  variety of services including, but not limited to coordinating interagency and community referrals for services to assist clients with successful completion of treatment plan, working with community organizations to provide continuity of care through collaborative services and information sharing, coordinate and/or provide transportation to clients when needed, maintain data for client records and funding sources, and working collaboratively with a clinical team to provide comprehensive and integrated care. Requires good communication skills. Benefits package offered.  Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field preferred but not required. Send resumes to:
(attn. D. Cline)
106 E. Gambier St.
Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Deadline for application 07/31/2018

We Are Hiring!

Town Center Market Stores
C-Store/Fueling Locations,
Drive Thru's, Foodservice

Full Time/Part Time
Opportunities Available
Looking to fill 1st, 2nd & 3rd Shift Openings in
Mount Vernon &
Howard/Apple Valley

Apply in person at any of our locations or go online @

Join our fast growing
company today!