Tuscarawas County Job Fair May 11th

 

U.S. Congressman Bob Gibbs, WJER Radio, the Tuscarawas County Chamber of Commerce, Goodwill Industries of Greater Cleveland and East Central Ohio Inc., and OhioMeansJobs Tuscarawas County invite all area residents to the Tuscarawas County Job Fair on Thursday, May 11th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Monroe Centre located at 1260 Monroe Street in New Philadelphia.

If you're looking for a job, the Tuscarawas County Job Fair is the place to be! It's your opportunity to promote yourself face to face with local employers who are actively hiring and distribute your résumé. All job seekers are welcome, and veterans and their families are encouraged to attend. Be sure to check out
Ohio Means Jobs Centers Facebook page for updates and employers who will be participating.

Local employers are encouraged to take advantage of the free opportunity to actively recruit a wide range of job candidates from a diverse workforce. Reserve your spot today by contacting OhioMeansJobs Tuscarawas at 330-364-9777.







WJER to Broadcast from El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros April 29th

Join WJER’s Laurel Quillen as she broadcasts live from the Tuscarawas County Public Library’s El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros (Day of Children/Day of Books) event on Saturday, April 29th at the New Philadelphia branch! The event runs from noon to 3:00 p.m., and WJER will be there broadcasting live from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to tell our listeners about all the great things happening that day, including free face painting, balloons, music, games, prizes, multicultural crafts and snacks, a performance by Native American storyteller Mark Burgan, collaborative artwork, Aunt E’s farm animals, and photos with Dora and Diego. Each child who attends will also receive a free book!

Our live broadcast is made possible by the Commercial & Savings Bank and McInturf Realty. Make plans to stop by and say “¡Hola!”







Kids League Reports on WJER

Listen to the Kids League Report for the results of all of the Little League and Minor League baseball games in the area!


Coaches: pick up a Kids League form at WJER  or download it here and fill it out after each game. Then, place your results in the mailbox on the side porch of WJER, fax it to 330-364-4538, or email it to wjer@wjer.com. Please do not phone in results! Be sure to include the team coach's name and phone number.


We will announce the Kids League Report on WJER Monday through Saturday at 7:20 a.m., 4:45 p.m., and following the Cleveland Indians games. We will also have a weekly random drawing from the results we receive for a free Domino's pizza party for your team, so send them in today!

The Kids League Report is brought to you by
Domino's, Wood Electric, and Wood's Tall Timber Lake Resort.







Hot Job of the Week

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

This week’s topic:
I have gaps in my résumé! Is that a problem?

Hot Job of the Week:
Employer seeking: HydroVac 1

Job Code #
: T-516-5

Qualifications
: At least 18 years old; high school diploma or equivalent; valid driver’s license with a positive driving record; minimum of one year of related field experience; knowledge of tools and equipment used in the oil and gas industry; able to multitask and stand for long periods of time; able to frequently lift, push, pull, and carry items; required to use a computer with keyboard, telephone, or handheld mobile device for extended periods of time and office machinery as needed; able to work in confined spaces; able to work all shifts with the possibility of up to 70 hours per week; able to lift up to 100 pounds when necessary; able to work in all types of weather; pre-employment testing will include a criminal background check, drug testing, a driving records check, and a driving test

Job Description
: Safely assist in the operation of a heavy-duty HydroVac truck working in the oil and gas industry and for industrial clients; work with a crew in accordance with company, OSHA, and DOT requirements; conduct pre- and post-trip inspections of vehicles including hoses, fittings, and valves and report or correct any deficiencies found; operate intake valves and discharge valves wearing appropriate PPD while performing duties; complete work tickets and maintain daily inventory of tools, fittings, and hose connections on the unit; set up ground and bounding procedures for HydroVac operation; perform other related duties and assignments as required; *Please note: Mandatory overtime, 12- to 16-hour days; able to independently travel to off-site work locations as required; position includes frequent overnight travel at off-site locations; must have on-call availability

Rate of Pay
: Wage based on experience, skills, and abilities

Available Benefits
: Health and dental insurance, vacation, and paid holidays

Worksite Location
: Bowerston, OH

How to apply
: *Apply direct with résumé.
Email: jbrowning@evolutiones.com
Fax: 740-269-2462
In person: Evolution Energy, 600 Boyce Drive, Bowerston, OH 44695 
*Be sure you mention OhioMeansJobs Stark/Tuscarawas Counties as the source of how you heard about the position when applying direct to the employer.


For more information, visit OhioMeansJobs online at
ohiomeansjobs.com.







WJER Salutes Administrative Professionals


WJER wants to salute YOUR administrative professionals for all the work they do! Administrative Professionals Day is Wednesday, April 26th, and we'll announce the names of all the hardworking administrative professionals in the Tuscarawas Valley on the radio the week of April 24th and enter them for a chance to win some great prizes!

Bosses: Send us the names of your administrative professionals, and we'll randomly select five lucky entrants to win a fabulous prize package that includes:
* A
 “Job Well Done” Bouquet from Baker Florist in Dover and New Philadelphia
* A large pizza from the Dennison Yard Italian Tavern in Dennison


Enter your administrative professional by:
Email: wjer@wjer.com

Fax
: 330-364-4538

WJER app
: Fill out and submit the entry form

Postcard:
Administrative Professionals Salute
, c/o WJER Radio, 646 Boulevard, Dover, OH 44622

Please include:

*Name, address, and phone # of business

*Administrative professional’s name

*Boss’s name

Our winners so far are...
Monday: Lisa Sidoti, Tuscarawas County Board of Developmental Disabilities






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