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Pinellas County hiring full and part-time lifeguards

Beach season has arrived and swimmers, paddle boarders, kayakers and body-surfers have already started to flood Pinellas County beaches. Pinellas County is hiring lifeguards to monitor county beaches to help visitors have a fun and safe experience.  Lifeguards will be stationed on county beaches at Fort De Soto, Sand Key and Fred Howard parks until Monday, Sept. 19. 

Positions are available for full-time or part-time seasonal employment, with pay starting at $12.55 per hour. Shifts are 10 hours per day. To apply, visit employment.pinellascounty.org. Individuals who enjoy helping the public in a fast-paced, detail-oriented role are encouraged to apply.

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One City Chorus seeking Pianist/Accompanist

The One City Chorus is looking for an accompanist who reads music well and enjoys music of mixed genres. Two-hour rehearsals are in midtown St. Pete on Tuesday evenings, beginning in early October and culminating with mid-to-late January performances. Pay is $75/rehearsal. The One City Chorus' mission is to bring people of all communities together in song. See www.OneCityChorus.org. Contact Jon Arterton at info@OneCityChorus.org.

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2-1-1 Cares hiring Help Me Grow (HMG) Database Coordinator

Our dynamic, respectful, and dedicated team focuses on excellence, innovation, and achieving our mission. We’re aggressive about using technology to improve, inform, and collaborate with our customers and partners. We are an equal opportunity employer.  Click here to learn more.

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Invitation to Bid-ITB 16-19BK: City Wide Landscape Maintenance/ Installation and Tree Planting

The City of Sarasota will receive sealed solicitations in the Office of the Purchasing Manager, 1565 First Street, Room 205, Sarasota, FL  34236 prior to 10:30 AM  on Friday, April 15, 2016 for companies wishing to provide these goods/services to the City.  Bid forms and instructions may be secured from the website: http://www.demandstar.com, http://www.floridapurchasinggroup.com or by calling the Purchasing Department  at 941-954-4151

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WestCare hiring Counselor II

March 16, 2016 - Position located in St. Petersburg.  Provide individual and group counseling services to individuals with Substance Abuse and Mental Health issues in residential setting. Must complete required documentation, including treatment plans, in a timely manner. Requirement: BA/BS in Human Services field, and minimum 2 years’ related experience. Master's with CAP and experience in therapeutic communities preferred. Experience in SA counseling preferred. Collaborative, pleasant & professional manner; exercise good judgment; embrace social services philosophy. Valid driver’s license, must pass background check. Benefits available 1st of month following 60 days from date of hire. Drug Free Workplace-EOE.  Requisition #1843  Click here to learn more. 

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DNC hiring African American Outreach Director

The African American Outreach Director will work closely with the Director of Community Engagement, the Community Engagement team as well as DNC staff to implement effective outreach to the African American community.

Responsibilities:  Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Conducts stakeholder analysis, community outreach and engagement, message development and strategic communications, and logistical coordination for delivery and implementation of outreach efforts.
  • Tracks the impact of complex change initiatives.
  • Cultivates relationships with key constituencies and facilitates involvement as it relates to Committee objectives.
  • Develop and write comprehensive community engagement strategy plans for implementation.
  • Analyzing local political trends, performing necessary research and preparing background materials and documents.
  • Prepare briefings for the DNC Chair, officers and senior staff.

·     Serves as a Liaison to the Chair of the DNC’s African American Caucus

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent work experience).
  • Community engagement and organizing experience
  • Three to five cycles of campaign experience, including one presidential or gubernatorial election

Resumes and a cover letter should be emailed to dncjobs@dnc.org.  

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Pinellas Opportunity Council Accepting Applications for 2016 Youth Development Program

The POC Youth Development Program is designed to equip low-income, academically talented youth 14 – 17 years of age with workforce readiness, leadership, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills.  The program operates during the summer months and provides either a stipend or salaried position to youth for training and employment.   Click here to learn more.

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Office of the General Counsel Sixth Judicial Circuit hiring Senior Secretary

This is responsible administrative work providing support for trial court staff attorneys with the Office of the General Counsel. The Senior Secretary deals with subjects primarily legal in nature and must be familiar with legal terminology. Duties include a wide variety of administrative and clerical tasks that require the application of independent judgment and knowledge of relevant laws, policies and procedures, in a high-volume, fast pace environment. Assignments are made orally or in writing and work is reviewed through observation of work product, conferences and periodic reports or evaluations. Work is performed under the supervision of the Office Manager.
Minimum Training and Experience Required: Graduation from an accredited college or university and one year of experience in administrative support in a legal environment; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. All applicants must possess strong organizational skills and be detail-oriented. Familiar with legal terminology and previous work experience in a government agency highly desirable.
Location: 501 1st Avenue No. in St. Pete  Salary: $951.05 bi-weekly plus $16.80 Cad, Total $967.85 Plus Pinellas County Benefits. Application available at: www.jud6.org Submit Application & Resume to: Administrative Office of the Court, The Sixth Judicial Circuit of Florida Human Resources, Suite 2H 14250 49th Street N., Clearwater, FL 33762 Or via email at: SixthCircuitHR@jud6.org
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 22, 2016

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Westcare

WestCare hiring Behavioral Health Tech

Person in this position will provide direct supervision of clients insuring safety of all residents, model appropriate behavior, and compliance to program rules. Daily routine, care and supervision will be the main responsibilities of this position. In addition, assist with mealtime preparation, facilitate house meetings, and may occasionally be required to transport clients to medical, dental or school appointments. Requirements: HS Diploma/GED; minimum 1 year of related experience, preferably with clients in a residential setting; valid Florida Driver’s License; must be able to pass background screening; and must be at least 21 years of age.  Click here to learn more.

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R'Club Hiring Event

R'Club Pinellas County is hiring for the following positions:  Child Development Specialist, F/T Substitute, Preschool Teacher, & P/T Assistant Preschool Teacher I

The next hiring event will be at Careersource Pinellas, 3420 8th Ave. So. in St. Pete on March 8th from 9A - 12P.  Click here to learn more.

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GTE 2016 Scholarship Program Accepting Applications

GTE awards $2,500 scholarships to a number of GTE student-members every year - to support education and reward young adults who are dedicated to academic pursuits and community involvement.

The 2016 Scholarship Program application is now open! Applications will close on June 17, 2016, so apply today!  Click here to learn more.

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911 Dispatcher Job Fair on March 12

The Pinellas Regional 9-1-1 Center is holding a job fair on Saturday, March 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Pinellas County Public Safety Complex located at 10750 Ulmerton Rd, Largo.

Individuals seeking a career in emergency telecommunications will have an opportunity to meet with professionals, tour the 9-1-1 center and observe operations. On-site testing to gauge data entry skills and how potential candidates handle multi-tasking may be scheduled in advance by calling (727) 464-3835. Space is limited for the testing. Interested applicants should call as soon as possible to reserve a seat.

A list of current job openings is available online

Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, receive preference and priority in employment by the state and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled.
EOE/AA/ADA/DFW/VP

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Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas County hiring Secretary/Receptionist

February 21, 2016 - This position reports to the Chief Finance Officer. Some essential duties include: answering telephone calls and directing them to the appropriate person, open and date stamp all mail, receive mortgage payments from homeowners, and mail mortgage overdue notices to homeowners each month. The starting hourly rate for this position is between $10 - $12, based on experience. For more details on this position, please click here. To submit your résumé, please click here.

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Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas County hiring Executive and Project Assistant

February 20, 2016 - This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer. Some essential duties include: preparing and submitting credit card monthly reconciliations for affiliate credit card and CEO, processing mortgage payments and homeowner insurance and maintain calendar and scheduling of meetings. For more details on this position, please click here. To submit your résumé, please click here.

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Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas County hiring Director of Property

February 20, 2016 - This position reports to the Vice President of Construction and Operations and manages the land development for safe, decent, affordable housing by leading the design and installation functions for subdivision infrastructure; researching, analyzing, and recommending land for purchase. A Florida Real Estate License and Bachelor’s Degree are preferred. For more details on this position, please click here. To submit your résumé, please click here.

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YMCA hiring Elementary School Teacher

PT position -  Mon-Fri from 4-6P and approx. 4 hours per day during the summer. The rate will vary depending on experience, but will begin at $9 hr.  FMI:  dfiggs-sanders@stpeteymca.org

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Creative Pinellas Announces Arts Grants Programs Accepting Applications through March 18

Today Creative Pinellas, the county’s non-profit local arts agency announced the launch of an inaugural grants program for artists and for non-profit arts and cultural organizations.  The program is designed to assist in the sustainability and retention of artists who live and work in Pinellas County, and to support arts organizations in enhancing or expanding their arts education programs for the young people of Pinellas County, and is made possible by the support of the Pinellas County Board of Supervisors.  Detailed guidelines and the online applications can be found at creativepinellas.org.

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Computer Mentors hiring Public Relations & Recruiting Assistant - PT

Organizational Description: Computer Mentors Group (CM) is a non-profit organization with the mission of providing opportunities for educational and employment success through bridging the technology divide for populations without sufficient economic resources, especially as it relates to children and youth.

Role of This Position: The person in this part-time position will act as the primary public affairs and recruiting person for the organization.  Though assisted by others in the organization to carry out both public affairs and client recruiting, the primary role of this position will be to make sure that Computer Mentors is having its story told in the press and media and that the public is aware of its programs and its good works.

Responsibilities & Duties:

Be the primary resource to create the organization’s monthly newsletter including souring newsletter stories, Write and distribute press releases, Assist in the promotion of upcoming events and activities including activities to assist in recruiting clients, Take the primary role of recruitment of clients, once an area is identified., Work closely with the news media to have stories consistently placed in newspapers, recognized on television, and interviews broadcast on radio, Work closely with funding clients to make sure that they receive recognition and that they are aware of the recognition., Attend various special events and represent the organization in meetings, Man event/display tables at various events to assist in the recruitment of program clients, Work closely with CM managers and staff to be aware of upcoming events, Assist in maintenance of social media channels (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram)

Qualifications:

  • Great people skills
  • Ability to build a relationships with many diverse groups of people
  • Outgoing, creative individual
  • Should be able to easily use creativity tools required to create newsletters and press releases
  • Graphic arts skills are a definite plus

Compensation, Scheduling & Hours

  • Up to $15/hour
  • Part-time, 15 hours per week
  • Some nights and week-ends required

How To Apply:  Send resume and cover letter to Computer Mentors via E-mail to: Smith@computermentors.org.

Please learn more about our organization and programs by visiting our website at: http://computermentors.org.

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Teens Sought for Teen Business Competition

On the weekend of February 19th through 21st Computer Mentors will be hosting the third annual Teen Business Competition.  The event will feature 20 teens, learning entrepreneurship and developing business ideas as a competition.

The event, sponsored by Connectwise as presenting sponsor, Suncoast Federal Credit Union, and JPMorgan Chase Foundation, will be hosted at Hillsborough Community College Ybor City campus.  Hillsborough Community College is also a sponsor.

Teen Business Competition (TBC) is an annual event that gives teens a great way to explore entrepreneurship in a weekend filled with fun, learning, exploring, and hard work.  High-school-aged teens, 14 through 18 years of age, and living in Hillsborough County are qualified to apply.  Twenty teens will be selected and placed into teams of five (5) which will compete.  The event kicks off on Friday evening and includes five (5) challenges, culminating in a final “Pitch Challenge” on Sunday afternoon in front of a panel of “Angel Investor” type judges.  Cash prizes in the form of gift cards will be awarded to the winners and no teen will go home empty handed, winning at least an iPad Mini for competing.

Teen Business Competition is not only about the teens creating businesses. It is about acquiring the skills needed to be successful in anything they choose to do. The learning outcomes revolve around three core competencies – collaboration, creative thinking and communication – rooted in the five challenges:

  • The Big Idea – creative problem-solving
  • Treasure Map – concept modeling
  • Show Me the Money – marketing and creating value
  • MVP – getting feedback and learning from mistakes
  • The Pitch – organizing ideas and communicating clearly

This year’s judges for “The Pitch” challenge this year will be former State House Member Betty Reed, David Bellini, co-founder of Connectwise, Bob Francis, managing partner with Milford Communications Partners, and Tim Horton, Venture Capitalist and Exec. Producer at PorchTalkRadio.com.  “The Pitch” challenge will also be emceed by Ebone Cruz, local talk show host of WTMP Tom Joyner Show fame.  Ms Cruz is also the founder of Hat-Attitude Inc., a non-profit organization that inspires and mentors young women.

Teens will also be assisted by over 20 volunteers, including subject matter experts and coaches from organizations like The Wave, and will even include some local successful young entrepreneurs.

For more information or to sign up as a participant or volunteer, people should visit the Computer Mentors website at www.computermentors.org/tcb2016/.

Computer Mentors is a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide opportunities for educational and employment success through bridging the technology divide for populations without sufficient economic resources, especially as it relates to children and youth.

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Family Resources Job Fair - Feb. 12th

Family Resources is currently hiring Direct Care Staff & Counselors for St. Petersburg & Clearwater teen crisis shelters.  Job fair will be Feb. 12th from 1-4P.  Candidates must have prior experience working with teens, have a HS diploma or GED,  successfully pass background screening and have clean driving record.  5180 62nd  Ave. No. in Pinellas Park.

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