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Hancock County Career Center Job Listings

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

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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).

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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
BRECK COUNTY HARDWOOD Laborer/Lumber Puller- Full-time positions. Will work day shift, 40+ hours per week. Must be physically fit, able to lift at least 50 lbs; able to bend, stoop, lift, etc. Must be at least 18 years of age, due to insurance. Must be able to speak and understand the English language. Benefits available after 90 days. Will start at $9.00 per hour. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0544630. Hardinsburg KY 9/11/2014
CENTURY ALUMINUM Potline Supervisor-Century Aluminum of KY, GP is seeking qualified production supervisors who will be responsible to implement the goals and process controls set by management, maintain operational control of a Potline, including load and chemical control, and completion of scheduled and unscheduled work.  They will also be responsible for ensuring that all team members are properly trained and have the proper tools.  The candidate must have the ability to meet established goals for production and safety. Requirements: The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of heavy industrial experience in a supervisory capacity, must be effective in coordinating and managing people, be proficient in written and communication skills, and have strong computer skills. Century Aluminum provides one of the industrys most comprehensive benefit packages which includes medical, dental, and vision, short term disability, life insurance, vacation, and free on-site fitness center. An Equal Opportunity Employer. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account and pull up Job Order # KY0550348.  Hawesville KY 10/16/2014
CITY OF HAWESVILLE Class III-A Water Treatment Plant Operator-Basic functions of the job include control treatment operation and continuous monitoring of water quality and treatment control systems. Applicants must currently hold a Class III A Water License and Class II Sewer License. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account and pull up Job Order # KY0543273.  Hawesville KY 10/14/2014
CLARK BEVERAGE GROUP/COCA-COLA Routeman/Delivery Driver-needed for the Kentucky area. Requirements include, but are not limited to, the following:  *Must be physically fit; able to bend, squat and lift to unload truck.*Must show-up for work on time. *Must be able to follow-through with job assignments. *Must be able to work with customers and other employees. *Must have a clean background and be a neat respectful employee looking for a future in our business. Benefits include vacation, holidays, insurance, 401k, and uniforms. Pay depends on experience. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0534122. Hancock / Breckinridge / Perry Counties 9/23/2014
DAL-TILE Cell 2 Operator-Responsibilities: *Unloads kiln cars. *Separates fired tile using hand tool and/or automatic separating equipment. *Inspects tile quality defects. *Discards defective tile into trash hoppers. *Sorts tile by shade and stacks onto boxes or pallets. *Monitors equipment or processes and reports problems to supervisor. *Follows ISO operating procedures. *Keeps area safe, clean and organized. *Performs other related duties as required.  Qualifications: *High school diploma or equivalent experience. *0 -1   year previous manufacturing/production experience. *Good oral and written communications skills.  Good record keeping skills. Good listening skills. Ability to understand and speak basic English. Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don't Work participant (EEO/AA M/F/D/V). "Dal-Tile is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans and their families - Thank You for Your Service!  Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply." Pull up Job # KY0543185 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.
 
 
Lewisport KY 9/4/2014
DENNIS F WHEATLEY Equipment Operators/CDL A Driver-$12/hr-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. 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 # KY0525025. Hawesville KY 9/22/2014
DENNIS F WHEATLEY Laborer-Need someone to operate a Tractor.  Some experience preferred.  When not operating a tractor, will be expected to do other work as needed.  Pay depends on experience. Must be at least 18 years of age, due to insurance.  MUST BE ABLE TO PASS A DRUG TEST. * Run tractors.* Move materials between loading, processing, and storage areas.* Lift materials by hand to move and stock.* Load and unload materials.* Keep loads in the right areas.* Ensure safe work area. Equal Opportunity Employer. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0546024. Hawesville KY 9/22/2014
DEVOTED SENIOR CARE-HOME INSTEAD Caregiver-As a caregiver, you provide a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their home.  These services generally fall under three categories which are companionship, home helper, and personal care. Companionship services include things such as providing companionship, conversation, stabilization and assistance with walking, preparing meals, medication reminders, and appointment reminders. Home helper services would be things such as performing light housekeeping, laundry, running errands, and accompanying clients to appointments. Personal care would be things such as assistance with bathing, grooming, toileting, and incontinence issues. Some secondary responsibilities would be things such as contributing a positive living environment to enhance a clients quality of life, performing other reasonable duties as assigned, reporting hours according to office policy, reporting any significant changes in a clients needs or living conditions, and regular communication with supervisor and office staff. There are full and part time shifts available.  For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account & pull up Job Order # KY0540001. Hancock Co KY 10/16/2014
FIRST CLASS SERVICES Truck Service Technician & Diesel Mechanic-Shop operates seven days per week. Prefer someone with training and/or experience. Pay depends on experience. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:* Maintain vehicles with diesel engines.* Make adjustments.* Repair and replace worn and broken parts.* Inspect and test brake systems.* Tune up vehicle hardware and components.* Adjust brakes.* Align wheels.* Perform routine and preventive maintenance.* Listen to defective equipment to diagnose problems. Benefits include Health, Vacation, 401(k), Safety Bonus. Pull-up Job # KY0535714 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.  Lewisport KY 10/15/2014
FIRST CLASS SERVICES Trailer Service Technician-Shop operates seven days per week. Prefer someone with training and/or experience. Pay depends on experience. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:* Perform routine and preventive maintenance.* Trailer repairs.* Work on tires, brakes, lights, etc. Benefits include Health, Vacation, 401(k), Safety Bonus. Pull-up Job # KY0536771 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.  Lewisport KY 10/15/2014
HEARTLAND VILLA SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY-GENESIS HEALTHCARE Registered Nurse (RN)-POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of the RN Nursing Supervisor, Unit Manager, ADON or ADON – Unit, or Director of Nursing (Nurse Leader), the Registered Nurse (RN)
delivers efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and patient/family satisfaction. He/she operates within the scope of practice defined by the State Nurse Practice Act and delegates aspects of patient care to LPNs and CNAs consistent with their scope of practice. The RN manages patient care by performing nursing assessments and collaborating with the nursing team and other disciplines, patients and families to develop
effective plans of care. SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. Graduate of an approved school of nursing is required; BSN preferred. 2. Must be currently licensed by the State Board of Nursing. 3. Experience is preferred in rehabilitative or geriatric nursing. 4. This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to ensure the safety and well-being of our patients and visitors at the work site when responding to their medical and physical needs. 5. Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be administered at the work site if required. JOB SKILLS: 1. Current physical assessment skills and comprehensive knowledge of nursing principles required, including the ability to recognize and identify symptoms and manage emergency situations. 2. Knowledge of medications, their proper dosage, and expected results. 3. Ability to coordinate, delegate and supervise nursing functions, problem solve and make decisions as necessary. 4. Ability to create a patient-centered environment. 5. Ability of communicate in English both orally and in writing. 6. Basic knowledge of computer use.  Pull-up Job # KY0543358 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.
Lewisport KY 9/8/2014
HEARTLAND VILLA SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY-GENESIS HEALTHCARE Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)-POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN), the Licensed Practical Nurse delivers efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and patient/family satisfaction. He/she operates within the scope of practice defined by the State Nurse Practice Act. The LPN contributes to nursing assessments and care planning, provides direct patient care, and supervises patient care provided by unlicensed staff. SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL / VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. Graduate of an approved school for practical or vocational nursing is required. 2. Must be currently licensed by the State Board of Nursing. 3. Experience is preferred in rehabilitative or geriatric nursing. 4. This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to ensure the safety and well-being of our patients and visitors at the work site when responding to their medical and physical needs.
5. Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be administered at the work site if required. JOB SKILLS: 1.Comprehensive knowledge of nursing principles required, including the ability to recognize and identify symptoms and manage emergency situations. 2. Knowledge of medications, their proper dosage, and expected results. 3. Ability to coordinate, delegate and supervise unlicensed nursing functions. 4. Ability to create a patient-centered environment. 5. Basic knowledge of computer use. For method to apply, go into your Focus Career account and pull up Job Order # KY0543355.  
Lewisport KY 9/8/2014
HEARTLAND VILLA SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY-GENESIS HEALTHCARE Certified Nursing Asst (CNA)-Under the direction of a licensed nurse, the CNA delivers efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and patient/family satisfaction. He/she will function within the standards of practice as accorded by his/her Certification. The CNA performs various patient care activities and related non-professional services essential to caring for personal needs and comfort of patients. SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL / VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. Successful completion of a state approved certified nursing assistant program. 2. A minimum of a high school education or high school equivalency diploma is preferred. 3. This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to ensure the safety and well-being of our patients and visitors at the work site when responding to their medical and physical needs. 4. Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be administered at the work site if required. 5. Basic knowledge of computer use or willingness to learn. 6. Must attend a minimum of 12 hours continuing education programs provided by the center in order to maintain certification. JOB SKILLS: 1. Knowledge of procedures and techniques involved in administering simple treatments and providing related bedside patient care services, as permitted by state regulation. 2. Knowledge of basic medical asepsis and standard precautions. 3. Willing to work rotating shifts and different units. 4. Ability to contribute to a patient-centered environment. Pull-up Job # KY0543267 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.  Lewisport KY 9/5/2014
IRA CLARK DETECTIVE AGENCY Security Guard-Unarmed full & part-time Security Officers needed. Mon-Fri 3p-11p and Wed, Thursday, Fri 11p-7a and as needed $8.25/hr with performance increase's, paid holidays & vacation, uniforms & training provided. Basic computer skills required, walking rounds. Pull-up Job # KY0524828 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Hawesville KY 10/16/2014
MIKE LEWIS BUILDING Construction Laborer-IMMEDIATE OPENING-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,  and squat while picking up heavy objects. Must be able to work in extreme hot and cold weather. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. and must be able to speak English.  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 # KY0535112 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Hancock / Daviess Counties 10/16/2014
MY LIL' DAYCARE Childcare Worker-Will be assisting the current Child Care Director. Previous child care experience is required. Will train if necessary. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: * Plan activities * Keep attendance records.* Work with children of all ages* Care of children's lessons, feeding, health and safety. Pull up Job #KY0550550 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Lewisport KY 10/14/2014
NIGHTHAWK SECURITY Security Guard-PT-Looking for detail oriented, safety conscious personnel for Security Officer position in your area. Job details are as follows but not limited to:*Vehicle and foot patrols*Monitor surveillance systems*Shipping and receiving *Problem solving *Clerical functions* Knowledge sets include: Alarm systems, Desktop computers, Emergency medical services first aid kits, Facsimile machines, Fax machines, Fire extinguishers, First aid kits, Flashlights, Investigation, Maintenance, Multi-line telephone systems, Multipurpose fire extinguishers, Patrol cars, Security, Security alarm systems, Security or access control systems, Security surveillance systems, Supervisory Experience, Two way radios. Pull up Job # KY0528166 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Hancock Co & Perry Co 10/16/2014
O'BRYAN CONTRACTING & LEASING Laborers-Duties and Responsibilities: * Perform physical tasks for projects such as building, excavation. * Clean and prepare sites. * Dig trenches. * Assist other craft workers. * Load and unload building materials, machinery. * Maintain tools and equipment. * Comply with all regulations including building, safety. * Wear required personnel safety equipment. * Use industry tools such as forklifts, personnel lifts, power drills, power saws. * Knowledge sets include: Air compressors, Chain saws, Generators, Manlifts, Scissor lifts, Welder. Pull up Job # KY0534029 in your Focus Career account for method to apply. 
Hancock/ Daviess Counties 9/22/2014
ON TIME DELIVERY INC. Delivery Driver  (non-CDL)-* Follow traffic rules and regulations.* Inspect and make sure vehicle supplies and equipment are in safe working order, including gas, oil, water, tires, lights, brakes.* Report problems or accidents to management.* Load and unload vehicles.* Check loads against shipping papers.* Read maps and follow directions.* Have a clean driving record.* Provide good customer service.* Meet delivery schedules. Computer experience is a plus. Box Truck driving experience would be a plus. Pull up Job # KY0546507  in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Owensboro KY 9/22/2014
SPARTAN STAFFING Production Operators/Technicians-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 *MUST have forklift experience. Pull up Job # KY0543546 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.
Hawesville KY 9/2/2014
THE CROMWELL RADIO GROUP Sales Acct Executive-Seeking direct sellers with proven sales success records. Due to growth, we are looking for a couple of outstanding direct sellers who have the ability & desire to make sales calls to businesses, create relationships with both current potential clients & be able to develop advertising campaigns based on the clients' needs & the services that Cromwell Radio Group offers. Candidates must demonstrate strong communication & problem solving skills, dependability, & the ability to multi-task. A winning attitude is appreciated. As a Cromwell Radio Acct Executive, you will be the primary contact to existing & prospective customers. Developing long-term relationships while selling our diverse portfolio of radio formats (classic rock, ESPN sports, classic country oldies, modern rock), our digital products, event sponsorships & sales promotions are all part of the package. Responsibilities: Present & sell radio advertising, digital products, event sponsorships & promotional programs to existing & newly cultivated clients. Prospect for qualified new advertising clients while maintaining excellent relationships with existing clients. Use consultative sales skills to access advertiser goals & create & present customized marketing solutions. You are responsible for accurately projecting revenues, meeting & exceeding monthly, quarterly & annual sales goals for all product lines. Enter new customer data & other sales contract details for station clients into computer database. Investigate & resolve client issues. Requirements: Minimum 2 years outside sales experience with proven track record (preferably in media). Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high activity, working environment with minimal supervision while maintaining focus & productivity with persistence to meet sales goals in a competitive marketplace. Team player. Top-notch communication & presentation skills with a passion to sell. Computer skills a must to succeed in this position. Superior organizational & time management skills. Use of your own fully insured, reliable automobile. Cromwell Radio Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer & maintains a drug-free workplace. Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S. Pull-up Job # KY0540099 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Hancock / Daviess Counties 8/12/2014
THOMPSON TIRE Automotive Technician-Will work 40 hours per week, Monday through Saturday. Must have some knowledge of routine automotive maintenance. Pay depends upon experience.   Duties may include, but are not limited, to the following:*  Examine vehicles to determine extent of damage or malfunctions.* Repair, reline, replace, and adjust brakes.* Follow checklists to ensure all important parts are examined, including belts, hoses, steering systems, spark plugs, brake and fuel systems, wheel bearings, and other potentially troublesome areas.* Confer with customers to obtain descriptions of vehicle problems, and to discuss work to be performed and future repair requirements.* Perform routine and scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications, and tune-ups.* Repair and service air conditioning, heating, engine-cooling, and electrical systems.* Tear down, repair, and rebuild faulty assemblies such as power systems, steering systems, and linkages.* Plan work procedures, using charts, technical manuals, and experience.* Disassemble units and inspect parts for wear, using micrometers, calipers, and gauges. Pull-up Job # KY0544897 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Lewisport KY 9/15/2014
W2 PALLET INC Laborer-Will assemble pallets.  This is a full-time position; day shift, 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Must have reliable transportation to and from work. Prefer someone with forklift experience or must be willing to learn to operate a forklift. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:* Carry needed tools and supplies, and return them after use.* Install protective devices, such as bracing, padding, or strapping, to prevent shifting or damage to items being transported.* Maintain equipment storage areas to ensure that inventory is protected.* Perform manual labor.* Determine work assignments and equipment needs.* Load and unload materials.* Move materials on worksites.* Ensure a clean and safe working environment.* Must be able to bend, stoop, squat, and stand for long periods of time.* Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. Pull-up Job # KY0546005 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Hawesville KY 9/22/2014
W G S GLOBAL SERVICES Grinder Operator-We process ductile, gray and compacted graphite castings. These castings are primarily for the automotive, agricultural and medium to heavy duty truck markets. We remove gating, flash and excess material through a combination of 30 inch floor mounted grinders and assorted air powered hand tools. We are a second-chance company at a new life with good benefits. * Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. * Must be a good team player. * Must have good attendance.  Benefits include Health, Dental, Clothing Allowance.  NEW INCENTIVE PROGRAM-Earn up to $17.50 per hour. Earn paid time-off days. Pull-up Job # KY0538069 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Tell City IN 10/17/2014
WAUPACA FOUNDRY Production-Production workers needed for night shift openings to inspect and handle high volume of castings to prepare for shipment. Applicants with stable work history and industrial experience are preferred. High school diploma (or equivalent) are required. ISO/TS16949, problem solving, continuous improvement, and/or team training helpful. Company offers competitive compensation with excellent benefit package. Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision, FSA, Life, Short-Term Disability, 401(k), Profit-Sharing, Vacation Pay, Bereavement Pay, Paid Holidays, Tuition Reimbursement. Pull-up Job # KY0544182 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Tell City IN 9/11/2014
WAUPACA FOUNDRY Industrial Maintenance Mechanic-Candidate should possess minimum two years experience in heavy industry, or educational equivalent. Working knowledge of hydraulics/pneumatics, mechanical troubleshooting, welding/ fabrication, blueprint reading helpful. Company offers competitive compensation with excellent benefit package. Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision, FSA, Life, Short-Term Disability, 401(k), Profit-Sharing, Vacation Pay, Bereavement Pay, Paid Holidays, Tuition Reimbursement. Pull-up Job # KY0544655 in your Focus Career account for method to apply.   Tell City IN 9/11/2014
WAUPACA FOUNDRY Industrial Electrician-Individuals with two years of industrial electrical experience, or equivalent education, are preferred; troubleshooting skills and PLC experience will be helpful. Company offers competitive compensation with excellent benefit package. Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision, FSA, Life, Short-Term Disability, 401(k), Profit-Sharing, Vacation Pay, Bereavement Pay, Paid Holidays, Tuition Reimbursement. Pull-up Job # KY0544656 in your Focus Career account for method to apply. Tell City IN 9/11/2014