Cornell Cooperative Extension, Schenectady County – WIC Receptionist

All applications must be received online by the closing date of June 19, 2015. The position is with Cornell Cooperative Extension, Schenectady County.

WIC Receptionist-28182
Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Schenectady County
Classification Title: Association Administrative Assistant I

CCE of Schenectady County is seeking a full-time (35 hours/week) receptionist to perform general administrative support for the WIC program.

The Receptionist answers incoming calls, schedule/reschedule appointments, retrieve and return messages, answer basic WIC related questions and other administrative support tasks as decided by immediate supervisor and/or WIC Program Coordinator.

Attention Applicants: Please consider indicating in your application all information you feel would be helpful for selection committee members. When uploading files to your application, please make sure you flag all “Relevant Files” that you want included in your application. The recruiter will pass on flagged documents only. If you experience technical difficulties, please check here for additional assistance.

Questions regarding this position can be directed to Jim McNaughton, Human Resources Lead, by E-mail or telephone (518) 765-3503. Applications must be submitted electronically to be considered. You will receive an E-mail confirmation when your application is submitted. Please look for this to ensure you have been successful in applying. All applications must be received on-line by June 19, 2015.

Required Qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent. Ability to meet background check requirements. Ability to meet travel demands of the position. Ability to work flexible hours, which may include early mornings, evenings, and weekends. Ability to demonstrate positive customer service skills, good communication skills and work well in a busy office setting. Computer Skills: Experience with or ability to perform basic word processing (using Microsoft Word), WICSIS database and internet software. Ability to read and interpret documents such as instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine correspondence. Ability to speak effectively with external customers and employees.

Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority – Part-Time Driver

Duties: Transports elderly and disabled residents to and from appointments and errands. Carries and delivers items, such as packages and groceries. Loads into and unloads wheelchairs from the vehicle. Provides physical assistance in and out of the vehicle. Maintains a pleasant and respectful demeanor with all residents. Prepares basic records and reports. Maintains a clean and well-running vehicle. Lifts up to 40 pounds. Performs other duties as required.

Background, Skills and Experience: Good knowledge of safe driving practices and traffic laws. Ability to operate a multi-passenger vehicle under all kinds of driving and weather conditions. Good knowledge of local driving routes. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Impeccable background and clean driving record. Experience with the elderly and/or disabled population is preferred.

Work Week: 17 ½ hours
No health benefits
$9.71 per hour

Apply for the position by submitting a cover letter and up-to-date résumé immediately to: Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority, Attn: Human Resources, 375 Broadway, Schenectady, NY 12305 or by E-mail.

Syrons Market – Employment Opportunities

Veterans or others looking for work, Syrons Market is looking for Part time and Full time help. Meat Cutting experience is helpful, but could be trained. All interested and inquiring, please call and speak with the Owner on the Business line or stop in the store. All are welcome.

Contact: Jeff Syron, Syrons Market, 4919 Western Turnpike, Duanesburg, NY 12056. Telephone: (518) 895-1031.

US Postal Service – PSE Custodian positions in the Albany area.

The US Postal Service is looking to hire Veterans as well as other qualified candidates. Jobs are posted at the US Postal Service website on a daily basis.

All applications are completed online, instructions on how to apply are attached. Postings are for specific timeframes and applications must be completed/submitted within the dates indicated on the posting. No written applications can be accepted.

Hiring Poster VETS

Visiting Nurses Home Care – Director of Programs & Services and Compliance

Visiting Nurses Home Care is a Licensed Home Care Agency servicing 11 counties in the Capital Region and an affiliate of VNA Home Health, a certified Home Health Agency certified in the same 11 counties.

We have a full time position open for a Director of Programs & Services and Compliance. This individual will be responsible for the delivery of quality care for all Agency Programs and Services as well as planning, implementing and monitoring the Agency Corporate Compliance Program. The position would require compliance reports and updates be provided to the CEO and Board of Directors as appropriate.

This position reports directly to the CEO.

Requirements include a B.S.N. in Nursing or Registered Nurse with a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field. Master’s Degree in Nursing or related field preferred. Minimum of five years Supervisory/Management experience two of which should be in Home Care or Community Services. Must possess a current NYS Driver’s License and Current License & Registration to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse.

Please submit your resume via E-mail.

Veteran’s Resource Fair at the Albany Stratton VA Medical Center

The Albany Stratton VA Medical Center will be providing information on Federal, State and local resources for Veterans including: Health, Wellness, Education, Benefits, Community Supports, Financial Planning, Vocational Leads, and much, much more.

Please join us on Tuesday, June 23rd from 9am to 12pm at the Stratton VA, 113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY in the 3rd Floor Auditorium.