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Hancock County Career Center Job Listings

1605 US Highway 60 West, Hawesville, KY  42348  --  (270)927-8066  --  CareerCenter@HancockKy.us

Please do not call the companies that are listed. 
For method of applying for these positions, please call (270) 927-8066 or send email to careercenter@hancockky.us

All applicants must be registered with the Office of Employment and Training (OET).

If you are not registered with OET, please visit our website to register for work at https://focuscareer.ky.gov/career . By completing all items on your registration, you will enhance your chances of being called about jobs.


For a complete job list click here  http://oet.KY.gov/Des/office/Reports/Owensboro.PDF .
 This list provides the jobs listed with the Career Centers in the following counties:  Hancock, Daviess, Ohio,  & McLean and is updated daily, Monday through Friday.  Please come into the Career Center for a complete job description & how to apply for the job(s) you are interested in.
COMPANY TITLE CITY POSTED
BRANCHVILLE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY Correctional Officer Trainee-Correctional Officers/Trainees at Branchville Correctional Facility supervise adult, male offenders. The incumbent will be responsible for following post orders, maintaining order, supervising and controlling offenders and their activities. Correctional Facilities operate 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Officers work on an assigned shift in a specific unit/ or post under general supervision of a Correctional Sergeant. Correctional Officers maintain the security of the unit as well as the safety of staff and offenders while ensuring daily activities and programs proceed on schedule. Selected applicants will be hired as Correctional Officer Trainees earning $907 bi-weekly. New employees will remain in the trainee status until all required training is completed. Upon successful completion of training, employees will be classified as Correctional Officers and salary will be adjusted to $1,062 biweekly. Preferred Experience: *Three (3) years work experience, possession of a high school diploma or a General Education Development (GED) certificate. (Proof of diploma or certificate must accompany application.) or accredited college training in a related field. *Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age. *Possession of a valid driver's license from state of residence comparable to an Indiana license required. (Proof of license must accompany applications.) *Willingness to undergo a background investigation. Benefits: The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement plans and accrued leave. The Department of Correction also offers Tuition Reimbursement. Must apply before 4/22/2014. The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0523704. Branchville IN 4/3/2014
BRANCHVILLE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY Maintenance Foreman Plumber- $14.52/hr. The Maintenance Foreman Plumber is an integral member of the physical plant operation, and is tasked with maintaining and repairing Branchvilles 51 buildings (approximately 273,000 square feet). He or she will supervise offender labor and participate in the installation, maintenance, and repair of water and sewage systems.  The incumbent must also maintain custody and control of offenders while ensuring the accountability of all tools. Preferred Experience: Two (2) years experience in a building or maintenance trade or completion of accredited college/vocational training in a related field. Benefits: The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insureance, retirement plans & accrued leave.  For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0524408.  Branchville IN 4/14/2014
CENTURY ALUMINUM Electricians-Seeking qualified computer-literate Industrial Electricians. Candidates must have a working knowledge of PLC logic controls, capable of diagnosing & repairing AC, DC & variable speed drives, air conditioning systems, electrical circuits with both solid state & relay logic. Candidates also must be capable of reading electrical & electronic schematics/ladder logic diagrams. Requirements: Must have a minimum of 2 years of heavy industrial journey level experience. Technical training may be considered as experience if applicable. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Qualified candidates must be able to successfully complete a written & hands-on test. Must be safety conscious & willing to work various shift schedules & overtime. Century Aluminum provides one of the industry's most comprehensive benefit packages which includes medical, dental, & vision, short-term disability, life insurance, vacation, & free on-site fitness center. Equal Opportunity Employer. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0497575. Hawesville KY 2/25/2014
CENTURY ALUMINUM Electrical Technicians-Must be capable of installing, repairing, adjusting, modifying, programming & servicing all types of programmable logic control systems for process of material handling & instrumentation. Must have experience repairing electrical equipment & devices as required & assist in troubleshooting. Requirements: Must have a minimum of 2 years of heavy industrial journey level experience. Technical training may be considered as experience if applicable. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Qualified candidates must be able to successfully complete a written & hands-on test. Must be safety conscious & willing to work various shift schedules & overtime.  Century Aluminum provides one of the industry's most comprehensive benefit packages which includes medical, dental, & vision, short-term disability, life insurance, vacation, & free on-site fitness center. Equal Opportunity Employer. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0515896. Hawesville KY 2/25/2014
CENTURY ALUMINUM Maintenance Mechanics-Must have experience working with hydraulics, pneumatics, & procedures for removing/installing bearings, gearbox repair & coupling alignment. Mechanics must be experienced troubleshooters, capable of reading prints, skilled repair welders & fabricators capable of working with steel & aluminum. Requirements: Must have a minimum of 2 years of heavy industrial journey level experience. Technical training may be considered as experience if applicable. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Qualified candidates must be able to successfully complete a written & hands-on test. Must be safety conscious & willing to work various shift schedules & overtime.  Century Aluminum provides one of the industry's most comprehensive benefit packages which includes medical, dental, & vision, short-term disability, life insurance, vacation, & free on-site fitness center. Equal Opportunity Employer. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0516354. Hawesville KY 2/25/2014
CENTURY ALUMINUM Potline Supervisors-Seeking qualified production supervisors who will be responsible to implement the goals & process controls set by management, maintain operational control of a Potline, including load & chemical control, & completion of scheduled & unscheduled work. They will also be responsible for ensuring that all team members are properly trained & have the proper tools. The candidate must have the ability to meet established goals for production & safety. Requirements: The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of heavy industrial experience in a supervisory capacity, must be effective in coordinating & managing people, be proficient in written & communication skills, & have strong computer skills. Century Aluminum provides one of the Industry’s most comprehensive benefit packages which includes medical, dental, & vision, short term disability, life insurance, vacation, & free onsite fitness center. An Equal Opportunity Employer. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0523750.
Hawesville KY 4/3/2014
CITY OF HAWESVILLE Superintendent of Public Works-Performs a wide variety and independent work with wide latitude for the exercise of independent judgment in the performance of the administration of the Public Works Department.  The Public Works Department consists of water, sewer, streets, and floodwall.  The position is supervised by the Chief Executive Officer of the City, the Mayor. QUALIFICATIONS: Extensive knowledge/experience of public works activities including  experience as a supervisor. Completion of standard high school course or equivalent G.E.D., any  equivalent combinations of experience and training which provides the required  knowledge, skill and abilities. Read and write the English language. Possess a valid Kentucky drivers license.  Class B, CDL license is preferred. Must have a Class 3 Water License Must have a Class 2 Sewer License. THE CITY OF HAWESVILLE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0505183. Hawesville KY 1/29/2014
DENNIS F WHEATLEY Equipment Operators/CDL A Driver-Need 3 Heavy Equipment Operators. At least 1 Operator must have CDL A License. Must have some experience. Will be operating anything from a tractor to an excavator. Must have reliable transportation. Must be at least 18 years of age, due to insurance. High school diploma or GED is preferred. Must be able to do other work as needed. MUST BE ABLE TO PASS A DRUG TEST. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0515000. Hawesville KY 2/19/2014
DOMTAR PAPER` Reliability Supervisor-Duties & Responsibilities: The key functions of the Reliability Supervisor are to lead efforts to ensure reliability & maintainability of equipment, processes, utilities, facilities, control loops, & safety/security systems. If selected for consideration, candidates must successfully complete a selection process that includes interviews, aptitude tests, criminal background investigation, reference verifications, pre-employment fitness for duty examination, & pre-employment drug & alcohol screening. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: •Technical/trade school diploma with emphasis in engineering/engineering technology & a minimum of five (5) years of maintenance reliability experience --OR-- Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering & 3 years of maintenance reliability experience •A personal dedication to safety, including proactive support of efforts to create a culture of safety excellence •Safety & team oriented with a good worth ethic, positive attitude & the ability to lead a crew of Vibration Analysts, lubrication technicians, rebuild shop mechanics & machinists •Familiar with reliability-centered maintenance practices & predictive maintenance tools, including but not limited to: vibration analysis, thermography, lube analysis, ultrasonic analysis & failure analysis techniques •Strong knowledge of equipment/process systems & equipment selection •Strong equipment & system troubleshooting aptitude •Good written & oral communication skills needed to effectively communicate technical activities across all levels of the organization •Frequent walking, climbing ladders & stairs; crawling into confined spaces; measure/lift/carry objects of varying weights •Exposure to dust, heat, dirt, grease, chemicals, noise, various weather conditions & other industrial environments •Use of PPE & respiratory protection is required DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: •Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering; Mechanical preferred •Experience with SAP Enterprise system which includes Plant Maintenance management processes; DMSI (Maintelligence) and CSI (Emerson Process) Vibration Analysis software •Experience with electrical / instrumentation (EI) systems •Reliability centered maintenance training •Pulp & paper experience •Presentation skills – able to work with a diverse group of people to resolve issues •Microsoft Office products experience     Our Offer:  Domtar offers competitive wages & a range of benefits, including medical, dental, life insurance, 401(k), pension plan, paid vacations/holidays, employer supported development & continuing education. Domtar is an equal opportunity employer. We are also committed to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans’ Readjustment Act of 1974, & Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.  Pull up Job ID KY0519921 on your Focus Career account to see method of application. 
Hawesville KY 3/27/2014
HANCOCK COUNTY FISCAL COURT Yard Crew Workers-Summer Employment at Vastwood Park.  Job duties include weeding, mowing, trash removal, painting and other general duties associated with the maintenance of the parks.  Will work Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. for approximately four to five weeks.  Only a limited number of positions available. Applications are available at the Hancock County Career Center.  Applications should be completed and turned in at the Career Center. Deadline to apply is Monday, April 28.  All applicants MUST be 16 years of age.  All applicants  must be registered in https://focuscareer.ky.gov/career before filling-out an application. Pull-up Job # KY0521673 in your Focus Career account for method to apply. 
Hawesville KY 4/2/2014
HANCOCK COUNTY FISCAL COURT Lifeguards at Vastwood Park-Applicants must be able to pass all required CPR, first aid and lifeguard certification classes.  Will be required to work during the week and weekends through Labor Day. 
Applications are available at the Hancock County Career Center, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Applications should be completed and turned in at the Career Center.  Deadline to apply is Monday, April 28.  All applicants MUST be 16 years of age.  All applicants must be registered in https://focuscareer.ky.gov/career before filling-out an application. Pull-up Job # KY0521674 in your Focus Career account for method to apply. 
Hawesville KY 4/2/3014
HEARTLAND VILLA SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY/GENESIS HEALTHCARE Certified Nursing Asst (CNA)-Full-time & Part-time Positions-Genesis HealthCare is looking for remarkable Certified Nursing Assistants / CNAs. At Genesis HealthCare, you can really care for your patients - and your thoughts, opinions and expertise will always be respected. Our centers are state-of-the-art. Our benefits package is outstanding, as it includes a Clinical Career Path of opportunities. And our regular shifts help you balance your career and your personal life. Genesis HealthCare is one of the nation's largest skilled nursing care providers with more than 400 skilled nursing centers and assisted living residences in 28 states nationwide. Genesis also supplies rehabilitation therapy to over 1,500 healthcare providers in 46 states. Requirements:  * Minimum of a high school education or high school equivalency diploma preferred * Ability to read, write and understand the English language is mandatory  * A minimum of 12 hours continuing education programs provided by the center to maintain certification * Successful completion of a state-approved CNA program. As one of the nation's largest long-term care and rehabilitation providers, we offer a generous and wide-ranging compensation package including: * Medical/dental /vision insurances * Company-paid life insurance and short-term disability * Voluntary insurance programs * 401(k)  * Continuing Education Programs * Leadership Training Program * Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts * Extensive paid leave for holidays * Service awards * Generous Elder Care benefit for family members. Equal Opportunity Employer. KY0518328 & KY0517913

Lewisport KY 3/13/2014
J J's PIZZA Waitress/Kitchen Helper- Seeking a Waitress/Kitchen Helper. Will work 20 plus hours per week. Must be able to work a split shift. Must have good math skills. Must be well groomed, neat & clean and have good people skills. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: * Prepare food. * Serve food. * Take payments from customers. * Use a cash register. * Count cash and make change. * Use a credit card machine. * Use basic math to add up bill. * Take and record customer orders. * Clean and tidy eating areas. * Stock service area (with napkins, utensils, and so on). * Fix cold drinks from drink dispenser. * Tell kitchen staff when supplies are running low. * Tell kitchen staff about special orders from customers. * Wash dishes, glasses, flatware, cooking tools, equipment, counters, tables. * Work at a fast pace. * Offer good, friendly customer service.  Pull-up Job # KY0521968 in your Focus Career account for method to apply. 





Lewisport KY 4/8/2014
LAZAR ANODE TECHNOLOGIES LLC Temporary Production Operators/Technicians-Full-time / Temporary position-Amount of hours per week depends on workload. Must be able to work rotating shift if needed. Successful candidates will be responsible for operating a prototype furnace that bakes carbon anodes.  Responsibilities include monitoring processes and controls through the HMI System; maintaining anode data and environmental records; ensuring operation of all carbon baking equipment; operating forklift and lifting equipment; and performing general and preventative maintenance. Qualifications: *High School Diploma  *3+ years experience in an industrial environment * Mechanical skills  *Computer skills required *Verbal and written communication skills. *MUST be dependable and reliable *MUST have steel-toed safety boots. Lazar Anode Technologies was established to develop and commercialize a continuous baking furnace process for the manufacture of carbon anodes used in the aluminum industry. Equal Opportunity Employer. Pull-up Job #KY0524399 in your Focus Career account for method to apply. Hawesville KY 4/15/2014
MIKE LEWIS BUILDING Carpenter-Build, remodel homes, garages and more. Must have driver's license and reliable vehicle, basic carpentry skills and no fear of height. Random drug testing performed. Must have at least 1 year carpentry experience. Must be able to bend, stoop, squat, etc. while lifting heavy objects. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. ***Please ONLY qualified individuals*** * Basic math. * Build to specs. * Clean up when each task is complete. * Use tools such as levels, routers, sanders, saws, squares, staple guns, rules, etc. Pull-up Job #KY0524145 in your Focus Career account for method to apply. Hancock/ Daviess Counties 4/9/2014
MIKE LEWIS BUILDING Construction Laborers-Build and remodel homes, garages and more. Must have driver's license and reliable vehicle. Cannot have fear of heights. Random drug testing performed. No experience necessary, will train. Must be able to bend, stoop,  squat, etc. while picking up heavy objects. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs.  Duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:* Clean or prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards.* Load and unload building materials, machinery, tools, etc.* Identify and distribute building materials to appropriate locations.* Apply basic math.* Maintain tools and equipment.* Comply with all regulations including government, building, safety. Pull-up Job # KY0524112 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Hancock/ Daviess Counties 4/9/2014
SECURITAS SECURITY SERVICES USA Security Officers-Full-time and part-time positions. Full-time-will work Thursday/Friday/Saturday/Sunday, 2-10 p.m. day & Monday, 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Part-time-will work Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 10 p.m.-6 a.m. Must interview with Site Supervisors before being accepted as a Flex officer. Observes & reports activities & incidents at an assigned client site, providing for the security & safety of client property & personnel. Makes periodic tours to check for irregularities & directives for the site pertaining to personnel, visitors & premises. Special Requirements: Must be able to meet & continue to meet any applicable state, county & municipal licensing requirements for Security Officers. Must have knowledge of, or ability to learn, security operations & procedures. Must have ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagrammatic form. Must be an effective team member. Must have the ability to maintain professional composure when dealing with unusual circumstances. Must have courteous telephone manner. Must have the ability to adapt to changes in the external environment & organization. Must have the ability to write routine correspondence, including logs & reports. Must have good organizational skills. Must have ability provide high quality customer service. Must have good interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively at various social levels & across diverse cultures. Must be professional and have excellent customer service skills; previous Law Enforcement experience preferred. must be professional and excel in a diverse population and manage unusual situations with excellent customer service. Pull-up Job # KY0505319 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Hawesville KY  3/11/2014
SPARTAN STAFFING Machine Operators/Inspectors-Inspect equipment & perform TQM to maintain machines. Measure material to verify parts are within designated tolerance-Use calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, gauges. Pack finished goods in correct packaging. Track production hourly results & provide detail of machine status. Job Requirements: *Good oral & written communication skills *Flexible with hours worked including weekends *Prefer manufacturing experience *Committed to safety at all times *Excellent attendance.  Eligible for permanent employment after 90 days.  Pull-up Job # KY0502738 in your Focus Career account for method to apply. Tell City IN 1/3/2014
THE OAKS PHC Medicine Technician-Immediate opening at personal care home. Administer medications as directed. Will begin as part time. Could possibly work into full-time. Hours will usually be from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. Must be at least 18 years of age due to insurance. Will train. Wage will be discussed at time of interview. Vacation after 1 year of employment. Personal and sick days after 6 months. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: * Maintain careful, accurate medical records. * Maintain a clean, safe, and organized work environment. * Report problems to supervisors. * Follow all health and safety rules. * Maintain patient confidentiality.  Pull-up Job # KY0521536 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.


Lewisport KY 4/1/2014