Employment Opportunities for Students & Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events:

2016 JOB FAIR

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Network with Employers from 9:00 AM to12:00 PM

Quincy Senior & Family Resource Center

629 York Street, Quincy, Illinois 

Quincy University Part-time Job and Work-study Fair

August 22, 2016 from 1:00-3:00

Stay tuned for Career Services Fall 2016 events.

Study Abroad:

London & Dublin Plan ahead for January 2017. $3350 per person. Early Registration begins now! Student Loan Aid available. Student loan aid and payment plans available. Contact Kristen Liesen for more information. liesekr@quincy.edu 

NOTE:  The postings on this page are from outside Quincy University and shared for the benefit of QU students seeking part-time or full-time employment.  For student worker positions on campus, visit the Financial Aid page.  For full-time or graduate assistant openings within the university, visit our Human Resources page.

Part-Time

(In order of submission date)

WGEM-TV (Submitted 7/8/2016) Part-time Sports Photojournalist

WGEM-TV, the dominant #1 station and technologically advanced NBC affiliate in Quincy, Illinois, seeks a part-time sports photojournalist. This is an excellent opportunity to get your foot in the door with one of the very best local sports teams. College students able to work 15-20 hours a week are encouraged to apply.

As a part-time sports photojournalist, you will record video, photograph, write and edit local sports stories for our broadcast and interactive platforms.

Previous videotaping and non-linear editing skills are a plus, but not required. We are willing to train the right candidate with the right attitude.

Email your resume, references and a link to your work to cmahoney@wgem.com or mail to Chad Mahoney, News Director, WGEM, 513 Hampshire, Quincy, IL 62301

WGEM is part of Quincy Media, Inc.; a family owned media company operating 16 television stations, 2 radio stations and 2 newspapers in 7 states and a variety of market sizes. This means immediate internal opportunities for professional growth. Visit www.careersatquincy.com to find out more about our progressive company.

WGEM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Alpha Media – Joliet (Submitted 7/8/2016) Part-time Promotions Assistant

The Promotions Assistant will be interacting with listeners at events, setting up displays, facilitating games as well as other duties as assigned by the Promotions Director. The successful candidate will have the proven ability to interact with listeners, musical artists, and on-air staff, while managing quick event set ups, teardowns and everything in between. The ideal candidate must be social, outgoing, detail oriented, and enthusiastic about promotions and radio and enjoy working in a team environment that is dynamic and fast paced. Alpha Media is the fastest growing company in media today. We have a passion for great radio and digital content. Our philosophy is to be smaller, faster, bolder, and work as a high functioning, best of class team at all levels. We hire and retain top talent who are unique, innovative and vibrant. We believe in creating progressive products, world class events and building strong relationships in our communities.

Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Alpha Media operates 250 radio stations within 51 markets across the United States covering all formats.

Purpose:

Under the supervision of the Promotions Director, the Promotions Assistant is responsible for assisting in the execution of any and all station and company events. This may include concerts, live remote broadcasts, station appearances, internal company events and/or conferences and more. Any events that will be serving alcoholic beverages will be staffed with only employees who are 21 years or older.

Responsibilities of this position may include the following:

Requirements for this position include the following:

If you feel this criteria fits your skills and you would like to join the fast-paced world of radio

please submit your resume to the following e-mail address

Dan.Waddick@alphamediausa.com

\Skill Sprout LLC (submitted 6/21/2016) Part-time Line Therapist

Job Location(s): Chicago Area, IL; Dallas-Fort Worth Area, TX; Peoria Area, IL

Job Description:

The Line Therapist’s role is to provide quality care to clients receiving applied behavior analysis services. This position reports directly to a Board Certified Behavior Analyst for the region.

Specific responsibilities include:

Job Qualifications:

The Line Therapist will have the following experience and attributes:

Schedule: Varies

Salary: Varies

Start Date: Flexible

Application Instructions: Applications can be submitted online at our website at www.skillsprout.com. Please include your resume and a list of references.

Alpha Media (Submitted 6/5/16) Part-time On-Air Personality

Alpha Media – Joliet is seeking a part-time and weekend On-Air Personality for 98.3 WCCQ , the suburb's Hometown Country station, serving the southwest and western Chicagoland area. The ideal candidate is an energetic personality with knowledge of current music, culture, local events and social media. Alpha Media is the fastest growing company in media today. We have a passion for great radio and digital content. Our philosophy is to be smaller, faster, bolder, and work as a

high functioning, best of class team at all levels. We hire and retain top talent who are unique, innovative and vibrant. We believe in creating progressive products, world class events and building strong relationships in our communities. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon Alpha Media operates 250 radio stations within 51 markets across the United States covering all formats.

Can you give our active, suburban audience a great local listening experience, be available to fill in on short notice and be an active member of the WCCQ team? If so, we would like to talk to you about joining our team. Come work for the fastest growing company in radio today!

Responsibilities for this position may include:

If you feel you are a qualified candidate and want to join a fast moving, growing entity submit your cover letter, resume, references, recommendation letters, and current aircheck ASAP by clicking the Apply button below. You may also mail the same to:

Alpha Media

ATTN: Roy Gregory, Program Director

2410 B Caton Farm Road

Crest Hill, IL 60403

Alpha Media is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify.

Farmers Insurance (Submitted 5/11/16) Part-time Marketing Position

Looking for a high energy student that would make a good marketing person to make phone calls, Manage marketing programs and maybe do some event marketing.

Pays $10.00 hour, flexible hours.

Position opens June 1

Can email me at vwelper@farmersagent.com or drop off resume at Farmers Insurance 1735 Oak St.

Kmart (On-going) Many positions
Apply online at www.kmart.com/careers and simply search for Quincy, Illinois. Flexible with student hours.

Quincy University Bookstore (On-going) Temporary Sales Associates

We are currently seeking a customer service oriented individual to assist in the operations of the QU

bookstore. In this position, you will perform cashier and other retail duties including stocking shelves and maintaining store appearance. Previous retail & cash register experience a plus. Must be dependable, punctual, honest and hardworking.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer welcoming individuals of diverse talents and backgrounds. Part Time 10-20 hrs per week, must have availability to work Mon-Fri 10am - 3pm, Sat 10am - 2pm. Must be a high school graduate. Computer experience is helpful. Contact the bookstore for an application.

       

Red Cross (On-going) - Part-time Positions

Click on link to see all open positions and apply via our career center: www.americanredcross.apply2jobs.com.

Internship Opportunities

All students who wish to be placed in internships supported by the university, and by the state-funded Cooperative Work Study Program, must be registered with Career Services and approved by the appropriate academic unit.

The following companies currently have internships available. Visit the Center for Professional Excellence for details and to get registered.

Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (submitted 7/8/2016) Intern

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) is seeking interns for Fall 2016. USTR is responsible for developing and coordinating U.S. international trade, commodity, and direct investment policy, and overseeing negotiations with other countries. USTR is headed by Ambassador Michael Froman, a Cabinet member who serves as the President’s principal trade advisor, negotiator, and spokesperson on trade issues. The agency is also part of the Executive Office of the President. Through an interagency structure, USTR coordinates trade policy, resolves disagreements, and frames issues for presidential decision.

 

Opportunities are available in a variety of offices within the political component of USTR, including the Office of the Ambassador, Congressional Affairs, Intergovernmental Affairs and Public Engagement, Private Sector Engagement, and Public Affairs. Interns within all of these offices are responsible for a range of duties and work closely with staff in supporting Ambassador Froman’s short-and long-term priorities.

 

Tasks include compiling briefing books, drafting memos, conducting time-sensitive and substantive research projects, assisting with scheduling, drafting correspondence, and covering meetings and events. During the period of the internship, USTR will be engaged in a proactive campaign for congressional passage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the centerpiece of President Obama’s foreign policy “rebalance” to Asia. It is an extremely unique perspective for those interested in the formation and intersection of international policy, economics, and public messaging.

 

Qualifications

USTR is currently seeking candidates with a strong academic record as well as demonstrated leadership in their community, an interest in government or public service, and a background in international relations, economics, or a related field. Students selected for the internship will demonstrate communication skills and the ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment. Interns are expected to exhibit a positive attitude, be dependable, and be willing to complete tasks as assigned.

 

Interested students may apply here (>http://ustr.theresumator.com/apply<) by July 15, 2016. We are currently reviewing applications and encourage applicant submissions as soon as possible. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any further guidance and/or questions. I look forward to hearing from you.

Office of Administration (submitted 7/5/16) IT Internship

The Office of Administration (OA) has a great opportunity for your Information Technology or Computer Science students. Will you please help us spread the word that OA has multiple positions available for the 2016 Fall Internship?

 

Please direct interested individuals to  IT-careers.mo.gov and search for the IT Fall Internship Job posting. I also invite you to take a moment to learn more about ITSD by viewing this video.

We hope that you can see that our workforce is diverse and vibrant and we would like for you to become one of our employees.

Fall 2016 Video Production Internship (Submitted 6/5/16)

Employer Name:        Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

No of Openings: 30

Wage/Salary: Unpaid

Employment Start Date:        August 24, 2016

Employment End Date:        December 20, 2016 *Exact dates vary by team

*Job Description:        Video production interns will learn video production skills through their active involvement with all aspects of video productions under the direct supervision and mentorship of HJGT staff members. The internship will require extensive travel, on average, 3-4 weekends per month across the country, including: Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee, California, Oregon, Arizona, Alabama, Kentucky, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey, and North Carolina via company truck. When interns are not traveling they will be provided production training in the office through their work on promotional videos and highlights from previous events. Normal video production hours are 9am-5pm. Interns will receive up to two days of free time per week. The following information will help you gain an understanding of the HJGT internship. Please visit the HJGT’s website for more information about who we are before applying at www.hjgt.org.

Intern Assignments:

• Manage all aspects of video productions

• Compile video highlights and pictures from HJGT tournaments

• Integrate new video strategies

• Promote You Tube Videos

• Develop promotional videos for the HJGT, HCAT, and Tour Shop

• Tournament setup and Breakdown

• Develop video marketing plans

*Qualifications:

*Application Instructions:        Send resume and cover letter to internships@hjgt.org

Fall 2016 Marketing and Administrative Internship (Submitted 6/5/16)

Wage/Salary:        Unpaid

Employment Start Date:        August 22, 2016

Employment End Date:        December 20, 2016

*Job Description:        Intern Assignments:

• Pre and post tournament press releases

• Constant website updates Interns will increase their marketing skills by being actively involved

with all aspects of marketing, promotion, and administrative work for the HJGT, the Hurricane

Tour Shop (online golf retail store), and HCAT (Collegiate Tour) under the direct supervision and

mentorship of HJGT staff members. The internship will be based in Jacksonville, Florida and will

require minimal travel. Normal marketing hours are Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. Interns will receive 2 days of free time per week. No other internship will better prepare you for a career in marketing with the hands on training that you will receive. The following information will help you gain an understanding of the HJGT internship. Please visit the HJGT’s website for more information about who we are before applying at www.hjgt.org.

• Sales and marketing of tour and upcoming tournaments

• Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube)

• Online retail sales, marketing, and customer service

• Hotel relations

• Tour promotions

• Create weekly tournament videos for YouTube upload

• Sponsorship strategies

• Partnership contributions

• Contract negotiation

• Product purchasing

• Revenue building

Qualifications:

• Sales and Marketing experience (preferred)

• Interest for the sport of golf (preferred)

• Great organizational skills

• Ability to handle an aggressive environment and work schedule

• Working towards bachelor degree

• Willingness to work 45-50 hours per week

• Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment

• Self motivated and hard-working

• Strong written and verbal skills

• Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office)

• Strong customer service skills

This internship is unpaid although the HJGT provides all interns with 100% free housing!

The Marketing and Administrative Interns is one team consisting of 10 interns!

*Application Instructions:        Send resume and cover letter to internships@hjgt.org

Northwestern Mutual (ongoing) Marketing-Paid

This company is a Fortune 100 company and top 10 in internships. Contact Casey at casey.hlubek@nm.com for more information.

Media Internships (on-going) http://www.profkrg.com/look-media-internships-114 

Full-Time

Shelter Insurance (Submitted 7/13/2016) Agent

The position includes a base salary, commission/bonus structure, and many other incentives. A agent with Shelter Insurance will be responsible for the following:

- Develop prospects and make sales of all Companies' products through development of local agency business

- Develop contacts, network within the local area and community, and gain experience in planning and making sales is essential

- Providing excellent customer service in order to retain and gain new business

Interested candidates should contact Alex Edwards, Recruiting & Development Specialist with Shelter Insurance at 636-358-2272

Pollock, Ennis & Heck Law Firm (Submitted 7/8/2016) Legal Secretary

Pollock, Ennis & Heck Law Firm is currently looking for a Legal Secretary.  This position requires telephone skills, transcribing from a Dictaphone, scheduling appointments, being able to follow directions for preparation of legal documents, multi-tasking, knowledge of general office equipment and more.  The qualified person must have the ability to multi-task in a fast paced office, have receptionist skills, be computer literate, have typing skills, be able to work independently and customer service skills.  This position is a weekly salary position with paid holidays, 401k, and paid vacation.  To apply please send resume to Pollock, Ennis & Heck, 300 North 6th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62301. This position is available immediately. Thank you for your time and consideration.

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy (submitted 7/5/2016) Many Teaching Positions

Needed for the 2016-17 school year:

Fulltime Physical Education teacher

Fulltime Music Teacher

Parttime Technology Teacher

Please send a letter of inquiry, transcripts and letters of reference to:

Joan Leonard

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy

603 18th Avenue

East Moline, IL 61244

jleonard@olgca.org

Boylan Catholic High School (submitted 6/23/2016)

Boylan Catholic High School in Rockford, IL, has an opening for the 2016-2017 school year for one full time Health teacher, Grade 9, which includes teaching a 7:00 a.m. class second semester. A bachelor or master degree is required as well as Illinois State Licensure.

Interested applicants should apply on Boylan's website: www.boylan.org

Vitae Corps (submitted 6/20/2016) Live-In Volunteer Staff

Aid for Women Vitae Corps | Live-In Volunteer Staff

Aid for Women Vitae Corps members:

For dedicating one year of service, Vitae Corps members receive:

The Vitae Corps member is at the heart of Aid for Women’s mission, walking hand-in-hand with each woman in her journey to motherhood and supporting each mother and child with joy and constancy. Her role is irreplaceable as a leader and model of faith, hope and charity. The love that she shares and the relationship she offers are the greatest and most healing gifts that Aid for Women, in Christ, bestows upon each woman and child.  “Being a Vitae Corps member means being able to accompany life at all stages. Whether it be the mothers, the children, or my fellow Vitae Corps members, I have the opportunity to affirm and love another by simply meeting them where they are at and walking forward with them. My days are filled with sharing the joys of motherhood and bearing the fears of the future, but more importantly, they are about lifting up these courageous women to realize that God has a beautiful journey and destination planned for them and their babies.”  Kelly Nguyen, Vitae Corps member “I always told the women that lived with me at Heather’s House that I could never thank them enough. They loved me and loved my daughter so much. Coming home after work to that special love was what I missed the most after I graduated from Heather’s House and moved into my own apartment.”

Marie Louise, former Heather’s House resident

For more information on Aid for Women’s Vitae Corps, contact Pietrina at (847)795-3700 or

pprobst@aidforwomen.org.

Melrose International (submitted 6/20/2016) Full Time Shipping Clerk

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND REQUIREMENTS:

High school diploma or GED. The ideal candidate will be available for 1st or 2nd shifts Monday through Saturday. This position requires the ability to lift 50-75 pounds regularly throughout the day and reliable transportation to work.

ABOUT MELROSE:

Melrose International is an international wholesale distribution company based out of Quincy, IL that is focused on high end floral and home decor products.  At Melrose International, our mission is to provide our customers with superior service, quality products, expert designs, and outstanding value.

TO APPLY: Email your resume to careers@melroseintl.com or apply in person at 1400 N 30th in Quincy

Melrose International (submitted 6/20/2016) Inside Sales Coordinator

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND REQUIREMENTS:

2 years of experience in customer service. The ideal candidate will have professional telephone communication abilities and strong computer skills, including a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

ABOUT MELROSE:

Melrose International is an international wholesale distribution company based out of Quincy, IL that is focused on high end floral and home decor products.  At Melrose International, our mission is to provide our customers with superior service, quality products, expert designs, and outstanding value.

TO APPLY: Email your resume to careers@melroseintl.com or apply in person at 1400 N 30th in Quincy

Boylan Catholic High School (Submitted 6/5/16) Openings

Boylan Catholic High School in Rockford, IL, has two teacher openings for the 2016-2017 school year: one full time English teacher, grades 9-12 and one full time Social Sciences teacher with an emphasis on History, grades 9-12. A bachelor or master degree is required for both positions as well as IL State teacher certification.

Interested applicants should go to Boylan's website: www.boylan.org and download an application.

Payson High School (Submitted 5/31/2016) Coaching positions

The following open coaching positions for the upcoming school year. Please have them send a letter of interest and resume by June 9th to Donna Veile at dveile@cusd1.org. Interviews will be held from June 13-15th. If they have questions, they can reach her at 217-656-3323.

The following coaching positions are open:

Asst HS Boys Basketball

Head HS/JV Girls Basketball

Head JH Boys Basketball

Asst JH Boys Basketball

Asst JH Girls Basketball

Asst HS Baseball

Asst HS Softball

Head JH Baseball

Asst JH Baseball

Head JH Softball

Asst JH Softball

Head HS Volleyball

Head JH Volleyball

JH Cheerleading

Melrose International(Submitted 5/31/2016) Full Time Drop Ship Processor

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Maintains inventory levels on vendor portals

Monitors vendor portals for orders

Updates master inventory reporting system

Inputs orders into computer system

Continuous order tracking, to include contact with warehouse personnel to ensure proper

shipping timelines

Respond to customer service queries submitted via vendor portals or vendor CSRs

Performs invoicing on vendor portals

Assist Drop Ship Coordinator with completing vendor documents

Assist Drop Ship Coordinator with gathering product specific data as required by vendors

Cross train in other departments

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND REQUIREMENTS:

2 years of experience in an office environment. The ideal candidate will have strong attention

to detail, work well independently, and have strong computer skills and time management

abilities.

ABOUT MELROSE:

Melrose International is an international wholesale distribution company based out of Quincy,

IL that is focused on high end floral and home decor products. At Melrose International, our

mission is to provide our customers with superior service, quality products, expert designs, and

outstanding value.

TO APPLY:

Email your resume to careers@melroseintl.com or apply in person at 1400 N 30th in Quincy

"VOLUNTEERING AFTER COLLEGE... If you are looking for a way to continue volunteering after graduation, whether in the local area or a new city, please consider the Society of St. Vincent De Paul, one of the oldest and largest Catholic organizations for serving the needy in the world.  Our members' core mission is visiting the needy in teams to provide material assistance and a listening ear for a few minutes, and to grow spiritually in the process.  The Society has a presence in a majority of American dioceses, including a number that have programs specifically for young adults in their 20s and 30s.  To find out more, please feel free to contact the Young Adult Chair, Bryan Kirchoff, at bryankirchoff@att.net or (314) 640-4366; also, feel free to check www.svdpusa.org to learn more about the Society."

Best Buy (Ongoing)

A full list of positions is available at the following URL: http://compliancejobs.equest.com/Postings?id=EAAAAD6byuMsS%2BFMmVlTYB5P5eqW%2FEUbBqZHmEjffvvCZzMk

Zumper Apartments (Ongoing)

 https://www.zumper.com/jobs

Northwestern Mutual (ongoing)

This company is a Fortune 100 company. Contact Casey at casey.hlubek@nm.com for more information.

Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority (ICJIA) (on-going)

cja.info@illinois.gov 

Blessing Health System (On-going) Many Openings!
http://www.blessinghealthsystem.org/ 

How to Apply: Hover over where it says “Careers” and click Job Listings and then Search. Click on desired position and then Click Here to Apply. Click Apply Now if this is your first time applying. Create a username and password and continue to fill out the application and hit Submit. If you have any questions/concerns, feel free to call us at 217-223-8400 Ext 6850. We also offer internship opportunities. Call us to find out more.

Menards, Inc. (On-going) Manager Trainee

Great benefits and earning potential. Career opportunities available upon completion of training program. Degree in a business or related field preferred, but not required. Must be open to relocation. Add?l $2.50 per hour for weekend hours. Apply in person at: Menards 936 N 54th St Quincy, IL 62305 online at: www.menards.com/careers 

Preferred Family Healthcare (On-going)

Many Open Positions! Visit www.pfh.org/careers 

SIU School of Medicine (On-going) Many and all majors!

Please reference our web-site listed below for the latest job opportunities and complete position descriptions at SIU School of Medicine.

https://siumed.hiretouch.com/search-jobs 

Illinois State Board of Education  (On-going) Teacher Positions

If you are interested in being considered for a position, you will need to download an official application at www.isbe.net/hr/Default.htm.

American Red Cross (On-going)

For career opportunities - www.AmericanRedCross.apply2jobs.com

Missouri Department of Revenue (On-going)

Missouri Department of Revenue has updated its list of job opportunities.  To view this list, please visit https://sa.dor.mo.gov/hr/jobopp/default.aspx