Jefferson County Commission seeks a Maintenance Mechanic to work in county maintenance department. Full-time position with benefits. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 3-5 years experience in the maintenance field or equivalent combination of education, training, certification, and/or experience. Position will remain open until filled.
Application/job description can be obtained at Jefferson County Maintenance Department, 128 Industrial Blvd., Kearneysville, or online at https://hubs.ly/H0bjm8n0
NEW BUS SCHEDULES
The Eastern Panhandle Transit Authority (EPTA) invites you to review the new schedules and maps for transit services, including expanding to Inwood, increasing Saturday service, and increasing service connecting Berkeley & Jefferson Counties.
WHEN: Wednesday, March 14, from 1-3 p.m.
WHERE: 446 Novak Drive, Martinsburg
The West Virginia Development Office will host a summit on its Apprenticeship In Motion (AIM) program. Employers are invited to learn how apprenticeships can help attract highly qualified applicants, reduce absenteeism, reduce turnover, increase productivity, and reduce training costs. Business leaders in manufacturing, high tech, healthcare, information technology, cyber security, logistics, high tech, and tourism will share some of the short- and long...-term benefits of implementing registered apprentice programs.
WHEN: Tuesday, April 24; 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WHERE: Quad Graphics, 855 Caperton Blvd., Martinsburg
MORE INFO/REGISTER: https://hubs.ly/H0bgXdn0 or 304-558-2234
The unemployment rate in every West Virignia county increased in January, but Jefferson County and the Eastern Panhandle continue to lead the state with the lowest rates. Jefferson County's unemployment rate was 3.3 percent and was the only county with a rate below 4 percent.
VT Industries will be hiring for the positions of production (laminate puller) at $13.27/hour and maintenance techs at $15/hour. Also looking for shipping & inventory supervisor and maintenance manager.
WHEN: Thursday, March 29, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHERE: WorkForce West Virginia Office, 200 Viking Way, Martinsburg ...
MORE INFO: Call 304-267-0065
Eastern Panhandle Transit Authority (EPTA) will host a public meeting for input on the new routes and schedules on March 14 from 1-3 p.m. at the EPTA office at 446 Novak Drive, Martinsburg.
SAVE THE DATE
Employers can register today to participate in the Valley College Career Fair on April 13 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. To register, contact Mary Quilici at 304-263-0979, Ext. 1207 or email email@example.com
ELECTRO MECHANICS NEEDED NOW FOR NEW FACILITY IN JEFFERSON COUNTY
TeMa, producer of insulation and drainage systems for residential, commercial, and industrial use, is seeking two (2), full-time electro mechanics who will be key participants in the initial set-up of its new manufacturing facility and equipment in Kearneysville. Must have certification or diploma in electrical/mechanical discipline and 3-5 years of related experience with industrial equipment. May consider recent graduate of mechatronics or similar training depending on innate skills. Minimum pay of $23/hour, may be $27/hour depending on experience and certification.
MORE INFO/HOW TO APPLY: Call WorkForce West Virginia Martinsburg Office at 304-267-0065
Open interviews for assistant restaurant manager, assistant retail manager, and food service/retail team members for the new Rutter's coming to Inwood, W.Va.
WHEN: March 8, 2-6 p.m. & March 13, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
WHERE: WorkForce WV Office, 200 Viking Way, Martinsburg...
MORE INFO: 304-267-0065 Apply prior to attending open interviews.
FORUM FOR RURAL INNOVATION - MARCH 9
Learn how individual farms, rural businesses, and educational institutions are planning for the future of agriculture and hear about some regional programs and practices that enhance farm and rural business profitability. Forum features a variety of panel discussions and exhibits, offering opportunities for education and networking.
BUILDING PLANS REVIEWER
Jefferson County Department of Engineering, Planning & Zoning is seeking a plan reviewer/building inspector to review building plans for compliance with residential and commercial building codes. Deadline for applications is March 16. More info:
Shepherd University's 2018 Career Fest will be Tuesday, Feb. 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Shepherd University Wellness Center. For more info:
Here is a link to a fairly extensive online survey that we hope is useful in collecting your opinions and guidance regarding a strategy for continued economic g...rowth for the next 5 years.
It does ask opinions so you may wish to peruse it one time, collect your thoughts and then click through it.. We do offer generalized suggestions to assist with the process.
WEST VIRGINIA AGRITOURISM INITIATIVE
One-Stop-Shop to explore agritourism and receive certification as a West Virginia Agritourism Initiative Business. Participants will complete whole farm planning and risk management training; learn about integrating entertainment, education and economics on your farm; and explore marketing and components of hospitality management.
WHEN: March 3, April 7, April 28 & May 12
WHERE: Blue Ridge Community and Technical College, Martinsburg...
COST: $50, includes materials, meals and snacks
MORE INFO: Emily.Wells@mail.wvu.edu or 304-728-7413
WVU MEDICINE CLINICAL RECRUITMENT FAIR
WVU Medicine University Healthcare Physicians will be conducting onsite interviews for LPNs, RNs, certified/registered medical assistants, and radiologic technologists for its Urgent Care and Physician Offices. Competitive salary and benefits! Bring your resume with you.
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 24; 8 a.m. to Noon
WHERE: Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center Lobby on Berkeley Medical Center's Campus (2500 Foundation Way, Martinsburg)...
MORE INFO: 304-264-1259