LOCAL JOBS: Automotive Industry, RNs, CNAs, Administration, Sales, Shift Leaders and MORE

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Welcome to Patch LOCAL JOBS, the go-to source for local employers and job seekers.Several openings crossed our desk this week thanks to local employers who want to hire in the communities they serve and State Rep. Kelly Burke (36th District).Others we pick up driving around town. If you know of a local job, send it Patch’s way to lorraine.swanson@patch.com or daniell@patch.com.

Porters, Receptionists, Sales Associates

Continental Honda/Nissan is always on the lookout for talented, hardworking individuals at its auto dealership in Countryside. Porters, receptionists, sales associates and management positions are being recruited. Visit the website for current openings, or shoot the recruitment training manager Norman Kozlarek an email at nkozlarek@gmail.com

Traffic Control Aides

The City of Chicago Office of Emergency Communications has positions for traffic control aides to assist with the CTA Red Line expansion. These jobs are part-time with an hourly start rate of $18.43. Applicants must be 19 years old at the time of application. Apply online through Feb. 18 at the Department of Human Resources website. View the informational flier by clicking on the pdf at the right.

Maximum Rehabilitation Services

Maximum is looking to fulfill positions for its outpatient and industrial rehabilitation services and home nursing at its Palos Heights location, including:

  • Registered Nurses
  • LPNs
  • Medical Social Workers
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Therapists
  • Sales/Marketing RN w/exp.
  • Technical Coordinator

You can read the job descriptions and apply on their website, or contact info@maximumhomehealth.com for more information.

Bus Boy

Koda Bistro in Beverly is looking for a part-time bus boy or “bus person.” Apply at Koda Bistro 10352 S. Western, Beverly  (Chicago) or call 773-445-5632 for more information.

Potbelly - Shift Leaders

Patch was driving by the Oak Lawn Potbelly Sandwiches and noticed a sign for shift leaders. There are two openings for shift leaders in the south suburbs, with opportunity for advancement, according the company website. Drop by Potbelly in the Oak Centre retail center at 5129 W 95th St. in Oak Lawn, or check out the Potbelly website to see listings for the whole Chicago area.

Smith Village Senior Living

Smith Senior Living in Orland Park and Chicago has a number of openings for full- and part-time positions, including CNAs, RNs, cooks, life enrichment facilitators, host/hostess and utility aides. Visit the website for more information and to apply online.

Lottery Sales Representative

The State of Illinois has an opening for a lottery sales representative. Applicants are encouraged to apply via Work.Illinois.Gov and select “application procedures.” Click on the pdf on the right and read the complete job description.

Office Coordinator

An office coordinator position is available in Cook County, working the Illinois Gaming Commission. Secretarial/business college or equivalent experience is required. Must be able to type 30wpm. Click on the pdf on the right and read the completed description. Applicants are encouraged to apply via Work.Illinois.Gov and select “application procedures.”

United Center

Levy Restaurants is currently hiring for concessions, retail, banquets, sanitation, suites, culinary and warehouse at the United Center. E-mail your resume to ucjobs@levyrestaurants.com or apply at the United Center.

Natural Resource Specialist

Illinois Department of Natural Resources is looking for a program manager to administer, implement and manage the department’s restoration ecology program for the Illinois Coastal Zone located at 160 N. LaSalle St., Chicago. Applications must be received by Feb. 11. For more information or to apply, contact Diane Tecic, Michael Bilandic Building, 160 N. LaSalle, Chicago, IL  60601 312/814-0665   312/793-5968. Click on the PDF on the right to read the complete job description.

Job Fairs

  • Saint Xavier University is hosting a community job fair from noon to 3 p.m. Feb. 13 in the Shannon Center on the Chicago campus at 3700 W. 103rd St. About 20 companies are expected to attend and for recruit full-time, part-time and internship opportunities, including Chicago Education Project, Citizen Schools, Elim Christian Special Education School/Services, Enterprise Holdings, Echo Joint Agreement, Hoopise Financial Group, Indian Oaks Academy, Ingalls Memorial Hospital, Moraine Valley Community College, Northwestern Mutual, Palos  Community Hospital, Prudential, Rush University Medical Group, Standard Bank and Trust Co., TCF Bank, The Menta Group, Tinley Park Police Department, and the U.S. Army Healthcare. Visit Xav’s website for a full list of employers. Attendees are encouraged to dress professionally and bring resumes. For more info contact the the Office of Career Services at (773)298-3131. www.sxu.edu, keyword: job fair.
  • The United States Intelligence Community, an integrated network of agencies that work together to protect our nation’s security, is hosting its fourth annual IC Virtual Job Fair. From 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Central Time, Feb. 26. IC is seeking a culturally diverse, technologically savvy and skilled workforce for exciting careers in a number of fields. Candidates can chat with recruiters and other experts, and learn how to apply for job openings. U.S. citizenship is required. Space is limited! To guarantee your entrance into this event, pre-registration is highly encouraged. Go to ICVirtualFair.com. Participating agencies include: Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), FBI Language Services Section (FBI LSS), National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), National Security Agency (NSA) and the National Virtual Translation Center (NVTC). For details, and to register, visit: http://www.icvirtualfair.com/

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Suzy February 07, 2013 at 03:07 PM
Looking for a job ... have 20 years legal and executive experience. Also have some medical/hospital experience. I have a professional appearance, strong work ethic and am eager to work. Looking to stay local to Oak Lawn. Thanks, scole2489@yahoo.com


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