The Patch weekly installment of local places seeking employees.
Welcome back to the Patch weekly job search.While's the job market is still extremely competitive, there are a few ways you can keep your attributes and job skills up to date. The most important thing to do is to always have your resume updated and available for all potential employers.
Need resume help? Head over to NetWork RI located on Pond Street. Thursday Feb. 17 NetWork RI is holding a Resume/Interviewing skills workshop at 9a.m . If you would like to register for this workshop, call (401) 235-1201. You can check out their monthly calendar http://www.networkri.org/Calendar/wooncalendar.htm for recruitment and job training workshops. NetWork RI is also holding staffing agency recruitment every Tuesday from 10 a.m-noon with Savvy Staffing Solutions.
Thinking about changing career paths, but not quite sure what will be your best fit? Contact Adecco Staffing located on 1 CVS Drive where one of their many career counselors will assist you. They have many jobs from medical assisting positions to clerical work from Woonsocket to Warwick. Although Adecco Staffing offers temporary positions, you may have opportunity to become a permanent staff member if you choose. There are many chances for advancement and for those looking for something new, Adecco might just be the perfect choice. Call them at (401) 770-5166 or visit their website for more information www.adeccousa.com
If you already have an idea of what you are looking for, here are a few places that are hiring around Woonsocket.
- Navigant Credit Union- is currently hiring for Full-Time Bank Tellers. Located on Park Avenue, they ask that you have a high school education, professional attitude and demeanor, basic math skills, and at least one year in the customer service profession handling money transactions. The basic job description entails performing routine member transactions, including, but not limited to deposits, withdrawals, cash advances, loan payments, transfers and check cashing. If you are interested in this position, fill out an application on-line at http://navigantcu.iapplicants.com/ViewJob-149273.html
- Wyndemere Woods Assisted Living Community- Located on 1044 Mendon Road, is presently looking for part-time cooks to join their team. The hours include every other weekend and some holidays. Stop by to fill out an application Monday-Friday from 10 a.m to 3 p.m.
- Ocean State Nursing Services- at 589 Cumberland Hill Road, is looking for qualified Nursing Assistants for home care. They offer flexible hours, paid vacation, and benefits for qualifying employees including a 401 K retirement program. Must have a reliable vehicle and clean BCI . Call their office today to set up an appointment at 401-846-6150 to fill out an application.
- Lowes- at 2010 Diamond Hill Road, is currently seeking part-time weekend help to assist on the sales-floor. Hours are every Friday through Sunday and the occasional Monday holiday.This part-time position will be responsible for providing quick, friendly customer service by answering customers questions, providing purchase assistance and keeping shelves stocked. Fill out an application on-line at https://careers.lowes.com/areas_store.aspx or stop by the job kiosk in the building.
We will return next week with more job opportunities around the city but until then, best of luck in your search. Be sure to let us know at Patch if you find any success along the way, or if you have a suggestion!