Most Recent Job Opportunity listings received. For job descriptions, details and qualifications; follow the contact or application instructions included below.
On-going Job Fairs: State site http://www.dol.state.ga.us/Access/Service/ListCurrentJobFairs
Also: There is an excellent page on Cong. Hank Johnson’s website that has links to job openings, career planning, job fairs, recruiters, job search engines, etc. Check it out at http://hankjohnson.house.gov/resources/hanks-jobs-page
The local Patch websites have both news and job opportunities included. You can check by zip code for openings at http://patch.com/georgia/decatur/jobs There are multiple listings for management and staff positions in retail, medical, office and other categories.
This week features hundreds of new jobs, https://patch.com/georgia/decatur/m/jobs
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Intern Opportunity: DeKalb Entertainment Commission is seeking a Locations Services Coordinator Intern to help manage their new locations database and mapping system. For more information go to: https://dekalbentertainment.com/about/ Cover letter and resume should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org Deadline to submit is 5pm on December 15, 2017.
Senior Policy Analyst – Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
Position will lead ongoing economic mobility and anti-poverty agenda. The successful candidate will help GBPI promote policies and partnerships that provide parents with more opportunities to advance and children with a better environment to thrive. Duties and responsibilities include:
Research and author policy reports that assess current trends and conditions and develop policy options for Georgia policymakers and state and local advocacy groups, Analyze executive and legislative budget and policy proposals as they work through the appropriations and legislative process, and work with legislators and advocates to propose alternatives when needed, Serve as a go-to statewide expert on economic mobility and anti-poverty programs and a trusted source of nonpartisan information for partners and the media, providing technical assistance when requested. Full job description at https://gbpi.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/GBPI-Senior-Policy-Analyst-2017.pdf To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to email@example.com with ‘Senior Policy Analyst’ in the title line. No calls, please.
Development Coordinator – Southerners on New Ground (SONG)
Hiring to help support the Free From Fear campaigns, organizational structure, and increasing membership across the South. Please send all applications for Development Coordinator to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 31, 2018. You can find job description and more information about how to apply at https://database.southernersonnewground.org/sites/default/files/civicrm/persist/contribute/files/SONG%20Devo%20Coordinator.pdf
Online Communications Manager – JSI Research & Training Institute
This position will support the HIV.gov online presence from website content to social media platforms. Can be based in Atlanta or other cities. HIV.gov was created so that people at-risk for or living with HIV, especially communities of color and other vulnerable populations, can seamlessly use technology to access federal programs and resources that improve their daily lives. John Snow, Inc., a public health research and consulting firm dedicated to promoting and improving health around the world, is the communications contractor for HIV.gov, a program of the US Department of Health and Human Services supported by the Secretary’s Minority AIDS Initiative Funding (SMAIF). Job description, qualifications and how to apply online at http://www.jsi.com/JSIInternet/Careers/jobdescription.cfm?id=110225&intern=0
911 Emergency Communications – DeKalb County
Go to www.dekalbcountyga.gov for positions, further details and how to apply
Staff (160 positions) – The Hotel at Avalon (Alpharetta)
All the positions available, job fair info and how to apply at https://www.thehotelatavalon.com/careers/
Canvassers, part-time – Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials
Please email email@example.com for details.
Part-Time Legal Bilingual Legal Assistant – Bensman Law Firm
Looking for a part time legal bilingual legal assistant, to work between 15-20 hours a week. Solo immigration lawyer with a growing practice. Duties include scheduling and maintaining appointment calendar; assisting with translation as needed; preparing immigration forms; and other office duties. Must have familiarity with Microsoft suite programs and Gsuite. Must be able to work independently. Office is located in Roswell, GA. Please send resume to Jen@jenniferbensmanlaw.com No phone inquiries please.
120+ Positions – FEMA (work in Georgia Hurricane Irma affected counties
Positions include over 50 Public Assistance Site Inspectors, and Mitigation Specialists, Environmental Specialists, Historic Preservation Specialists, Administrative Specialists and more. Visit www.fema.gov/disaster/4338 (click on “We Are Hiring” for more job info.) To apply, register with www.employgeorgia.com/jobseekers or send resume to FEMA-DR4338GA-LocalHires@fema.dhs.gov
Communications Manager – Southern AIDS Coalition
Home office based in Birmingham but will consider other southern located applicants. Position overview and how to apply at http://southernaidscoalition.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CD.Position.Description.pdf
Fire & Rescue Services – DeKalb County
Requirements, job descriptions, and online application at https://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=DKC&cws=1&rid=7426
Various Positions – Ken’s Foods
Maintenance Mechanics, Machine Operators, Forklift Operators. Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits, 401K- Employer Match, Paid time off/Vacation, 10 paid holidays, Advancement opportunities, Tuition reimbursement. More at http://bridgepages.cmgdigital.com/41000s/41728_kens_food/index.html?
Multiple Positions – New American Pathways
Immigration Assistant, Family Support Liaison (Swahili Speaking please), Afterschool Class Instructor-Middle School, Lead Teacher Middle School JD, Elementary After School Class Instructor. Visit http://newamericanpathways.org/whats-new/job-postings/ for all the info about positions and to apply. Also, scroll down the page for info on AmeriCorps positions and many internship opportunities.
Warehouse Positions – Sutherland Food Services
At the Forrest Park Farmers Market. Go to 16 Forrest Parkway, Building K to apply. Complete the application and get interview. Must be able to lift at least 40 pounds. For additional information contact Shelby Narwood, 404.366.8550 ext 273
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport – various full-time positions. Gate Gourmet is hiring in a dozen categories of airport location jobs. Go to http://www.gategourmet.com/careers/hourly-positions-in-north-america?city=Atlanta&country=&title=&jobtype=&search=Search&
Multiple positions – Clayton County
Long list of positions and online info including applications. Library workers, court system, trades apprentice, office and hands-on positions. Dozens of jobs profiled with salary. Go to http://claytoncountyga.gov/employment
Mercedes Benz Stadium – hiring various positions
Go to http://mercedesbenzstadium.com/employment/?utm_source=AJC&utm_medium=Digital& and you can apply online. Ticket Services, Security, Housekeeping, Cash Room, Event Hosts and more.
Warehouse Associates – Amazon
Amazon is hiring for 1,000 full-time jobs at its 850,000-square-foot plant in Jefferson. The online retail giant is paying $11 to $11.50 an hour for warehouse workers at its newest facility on Hog Mountain Road in Jackson County. The “warehouse associates” will handle large items shipped through the retailer — household furniture, sports equipment, gardening tools and other goods. Amazon is accepting applications now for the positions at https://search.amazondelivers.jobs/job/jefferson/full-time-warehouse-associate/3413/4789812
Several Positions – Planned Parenthood Southeast
Call Center, Health Center, Clinical, Medical. Both Associate and Management level positions available in Georgia and the region. Find out details at https://plannedparenthoodext.hire.com/joblist.html
Freelance Reporter – Atlanta Progressive News
APN is seeking experienced news writers with an interest in politics, public policy, elections, activism, and government, to write articles and blog posts for Atlanta Progressive News on a freelance basis. Pays $125 dollars per news article and $40 dollars per blog post. To apply: Please email Matthew Charles Cardinale, News Editor and Publisher, at firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume and writing samples. APN is looking for writers who can start immediately.
If you are in Cobb County, or can work there, check out www.cobbworks.org There are dozens of varied jobs from entry level on up, white collar and blue collar. Full job descriptions and requirements are listed as well as application information.
Multiple Positions – Georgia State University: Georgia State has a number of job opportunities, in several categories full and part-time. Go to https://jobs.gsu.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1326752199805 and follow the guide to jobs and application.