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
Don’t underestimate this resource!!! The local Patch websites have both news and job opportunities included. Hundreds of jobs this week at https://patch.com/georgia/atlanta/m/jobs
You can check by zip code for more local openings i.e. here’s 360 listings https://patch.com/georgia/decatur/s/ggjkh/390-ga-jobs-hyatt-leader-sygma-glass-guru-commerce-club?utm_source=alert-breakingnews&utm_medium=email&utm_term=weather&utm_campaign=alert There are multiple listings for management and staff positions in retail, medical, office and other categories. This week features new jobs listed within 50 miles of Decatur. (If you follow the Patch job listings by zip code weekly, you will see that the newest jobs added are noted.) Also: if you need help preparing to apply for any jobs, this site also has free resume templates, resume samples, formatting help and resume builder.
DeKalb County Mobile Career Center. The mobile unit brings job assistance to residents of DeKalb by conveniently traveling all over the county. More on the program and then link to the monthly calendar of unit locations at https://www.dekalbcountyga.gov/worksource-dekalb/mobile-career-center-description
Just Energy Organizer – Partnership for Southern Equity
This can be a remote based position but with regular mandatory days in the offices located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. Meetings with PSE’s Founder and Director of Organizing and Civic Engagement are held frequently. The position is responsible for alignment and support of PSE’s Just Energy Program. Full description, qualifications and apply online at https://gallery.mailchimp.com/e790f1af14f4e16499ca3f02b/files/78e342ff-18c0-43b0-bf91-b7646ce1b620/DP_PSE_2017_JE_Organizing_Position_Final.doc.pdf
385 positions open – International Paper Company, Lithonia
Maintenance, techs, forklift drivers, production line (including night shift), die cutters, other machine operators. Go to http://www.internationalpaper.com/careers?utm_source=cmg-sf&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=cmg-o-lithonia-atlnp&utm_source=newspaper&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=5034888&& and click on “search open positions” small banner below “Expand Your world”.
Manager of Education and Advocacy – Georgia Watch
Your premier statewide consumer advocacy organization, Georgia Watch, seeks a confident and passionate professional to serve as Manager of Education and Advocacy. The Manager will work alongside other staff to develop and support Georgia Watch’s consumer education and advocacy work in the Health Access, Consumer Energy, Financial Protection and Access to Civil Justice Programs. Position will assist with the planning, implementation, communication, and evaluation of existing projects and develop new ones as needed to further the organization’s mission. http://www.georgiawatch.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Manager-of-Education-and-Advocacy-Job-Description-05.30.2018.pdf
Policy Advocate & other positions – Asian Americans Advancing Justice
This position will be supporting work to defend, protect, and advance the rights of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders (AANHPI) and immigrant communities in Georgia by following, tracking, and mobilizing around local, state, and federal legislation. The policy advocate will help lead advocacy efforts during the Legislative Session at the State Capitol as well as coordinate with national partners around federal policy campaigns. Moreover, the policy advocate’s role will be to help ensure that the diverse AAPI communities in Georgia understand policy issues by engaging in state and local policy analysis and advocacy and providing training and community education. Go to http://advancingjustice-atlanta.org/page/16 for full description on this position as well as info on Community Organizer and Canvassing jobs.
DeKalb Fire & Rescue Services
Accepting applications through June 18. Go to https://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=DKC&cws=1&rid=8580 for details and to apply online.
Multiple Positions – Someone Cares
Openings for 2 full time Outreach Specialists, 1 part time Registered Nurse, 1 full time Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 1 part time Certified Addiction Counselor, 1 Transgender Outreach Specialist and 1 full time Case Manager. For more info about the openings please contact Sedrick Gardner (Program Manager) 678.921.2706 x200. Email resume to email@example.com or fax to 678.388.8649 The Someone Cares website is at www.s1catl.org
Multiple Positions – New American Pathways
New American Pathways, has MULTIPLE job openings, including a spot for a new Civic Engagement Manager and Civic Education AmeriCorps. These jobs work directly with the community to get them more educated and involved in civic life! Check out the positions and apply! http://newamericanpathways.org/whats-new/job-postings/
DeKalb 911 Operators – DeKalb County
The DeKalb County 911 Communications Department is seeking applicants. Interested candidates can apply for the position of 911 operator from now until May 31. All applicants must complete and submit the online application listed in the “job opportunities” section on the county website: dekalbcountyga.gov.
Senior Policy Analyst, Education – Georgia Budget and Policy Institute (still open)
Position to lead the ongoing work in K-12 and early education. The successful candidate will help GBPI promote policies and partnerships that ensure every Georgia child has access to a high-quality, well-funded public education. Full description, qualifications and how to apply at https://gbpi.org/about-us/employment-opportunities/
Organizing Director – Georgia Shift
Seeking a highly organized, strategic individual with a commitment to long-term organizing and increasing youth participation in elections to lead in civic engagement, leadership development, and issue organizing programs. Georgia Shift gives marginalized young people a seat at the table of democracy through hands-on education, electoral action, and civic media programs. Help envision a Georgia where marginalized young people are the fundamental driver of political impact and public policy at every level of government in an unbridled democracy. Responsibilities, qualifications and how to apply at http://galeo.org/ga-shift-organizing-director/
Various (250+ positions being added) – Pandora (Atlanta)
Pandora, the most popular music-streaming service in the United States, plans to create 250 new jobs in Atlanta. The position list can be accessed at https://pandora.com/static/careers/location-atl.html
Summer Lifeguards – DeKalb County
DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs is hiring. Applications are open through July. Pool lifeguard applicants must be 16 or older, have American Red Cross certification or certification from a nationally-recognized aquatics training program and successfully pass a criminal background check. To view available positions or complete an application, visit DeKalb County’s job search portal by visiting www.dekalbcountyga.gov clicking on “How Do I?” and selecting “Apply for Jobs.” For more information, contact LaShanda Davis, public relations specialist, at 404.371.3643.
DeKalb Parks, Summer Employment – DeKalb County
The DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs is accepting applications until March 30 for seasonal summer employment opportunities such as food monitors, camp counselors, recreation assistants and bus drivers. Go to https://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp01/ats/careers/jobSearch.jsp?cws=1&org=DKC&org=DKC and scroll down to select Park & Recreation or other departments.
911 Emergency Communications – DeKalb County
Go to www.dekalbcountyga.gov for positions, further details and how to apply
Canvassers, part-time – Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
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
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
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://x/joblist.html
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.