The New Philadelphia Police Department Wins Subway Tray

The New Philadelphia Police Department is this week's winner of the Subway Hump Day Party Tray Giveaway! WJER's Valerie Slabaugh delivered the goodies to the staff.

Here's what they got: two Subway party trays each with 15 portions of mouthwatering sub sandwiches, a tray of Subway cookies, balloons, WJER T-shirts, Radiograms, sports schedules, and more all delivered just in time for a fabulous lunch!

If you'd like your office to win this awesome prize package, visit our Subway Hump Day Party Tray Giveaway page under "Contests" for details.

Hot Job of the Week

Tune in to WJER every Monday during the afternoon show as we chat with a representative of OhioMeansJobs about the “Hot Job of the Week.” Not only will we give you details about a specific job each week, but we'll also discuss tips, strategies, and helpful hints for job seekers.

This week’s topic: 
What's your type.....of resume

Hot Job of the Week: 
CDL Class A or B Driver

Job Code: T-700-7

Worksite Location: Dover, Ohio

How to Apply: How to Apply:
to the employer by phone (1-800-201-0005) or by email ( or at the company website (  Please mention OhioMeansJobs Stark or Tuscarawas when applying to this employer.

Minimum Qualifications: Valid Class A or B CDL License with a clean driving record.  At least 21 years of age.  Minimum of 1 year CDL driving experience.  Ability to obtain a valid DOT medical card & pass pre-employment physical.  Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen, background & motor vehicle record check.


Responsibilities & Duties: Operate company & personal vehicles in a safe manner in compliance with OSHA & DOT requirements, all local, state & federal laws & Kimble policies.  Perform pre-& post trip inspection of the vehicle & document/report any mechanical or safety issues to supervisors.  Courteously interact with customers, both internal & external, ensuring customers are serviced in a professional & timely manner.  Immediately notifies Supervisor of accidents, injuries or property damage.  Maintains & updates route sheets & driver logs.  Paid to attend scheduled safety meetings, information sessions, & training.  Paid to attend scheduled safety meetings, information sessions & trainings.  Performs other duties assigned to by Supervisors, such as with assisting with other routes to meet customer needs.


Knowledge & Skills:  Customer service oriented with the desire to meet or exceed expectations.  Professional, courteous & trustworthy.  Ability to work in all weather conditions & perform physical requirements including repetitive lifting, pushing & climbing.  Ability to read & understand a map.  Kimble Recycling & Disposal, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, national origin, age, military/veteran status or genetic information on any other status protected by law.

We value our team. Kimble takes pride in hiring talented individuals to become a part of the Kimble team.  When you drive for Kimble, you are part of a professional, well-trained team that works bard & works safe.  You are a valued front-line team member; a role that is essential to reaching our company goal to keep Ohio clean & happy by providing the best service to our customers & communities.  We are local.  As a locally owned & operated company for almost 70 years, Kimble understand the importance of local careers.  Our local & consistent year-round work has you home daily for the rest & quality time you need with your family.  Kimble offers Medical/Dental/Vision Ins., company-paid Life Ins., short-term Disability, company-matched 401K, 6  Paid Holidays, up to 10 days Paid Vacation & the ability to earn up to 6 PTO days, company-paid Uniforms, Boot allowance, Paid Orientation & Training & on-site Wellness Coach available by request. We are growing.  The Kimble team has worked hard to become the company that it is today.  As Kimble contuse to grow throughout Ohio, we encourage our team to take pride in getting the job done…and getting it done right!

For more information, visit OhioMeansJobs online at

WJER Radio Live Broadcast Schedule

Check out our live broadcast schedule below to see if our rolling radio will be rolling your way sometime soon!

Wednesday, August 21st, 10:00am to noon (and every Wednesday)
Williams Furniture, Floor Covering & Sleep Center/America's Mattress

Wednesday, August 21st, 10:00am to noon (and every Wednesday)
Tuscarawas Valley Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 27th, 10:00am to noon
Senior Center Picnic in the Park

Area Football Pocket Schedules Now Available

The 2019 Area Football Pocket Schedules are in! This year’s schedules feature:
*Conotton Valley
*Indian Valley
*New Philadelphia
*Sandy Valley
*Tuscarawas Central Catholic
*Tusky Valley
*Ohio State
*Cleveland Browns

Schedules are available for FREE at area businesses, including:
*Benchmark Construction
*Commercial & Savings Bank
*Dover Public Library
*DTS Screen Printing & Embroidery
*First Stop Signs & Apparel
*Kent State University at Tuscarawas
*Lightning Signs & Decals
*Little Caesar's Pizza in New Philadelphia
*Murphy & Company Insurance Professionals
*Next Level Sport & Spine
*Papa John’s Pizza in New Philadelphia
*Signs To Go
*Unified Bank
*WJER Radio

Special thanks to Schlabach Printers in Sugarcreek
 for printing the schedules. Stop by today to pick one up and follow your favorite local teams this season!

WJER Broadcasts from the TVFM

Tune in to WJER Radio every Wednesday from 3:00 to 5:00pm as we broadcast live from the Tuscarawas Valley Farmers Market! The TVFM kicked off its 11th season in June and is open rain or shine from 3:00 to 7:00pm every Wednesday (except during Fair week) until October 9th at the fairgrounds in Dover. Tune in as we bring you live updates about what's available at the market each week as we move through the summer season. You'll also hear about the food trucks, community partners, live music, cooking demos, activities, and more because every week at the market is unique! 

Our weekly live broadcast from the Tuscarawas Valley Farmers Market is made possible by our local Wendy's restaurants. Big thanks to Chris and Emily Lane and everyone at the Wendy's restaurants in Dover, New Philadelphia, Newcomerstown, Uhrichsville, Bolivar, Carrollton, and Alliance!

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