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Ruge's GMC Jobs
Auto Sales — Ruge's GMC Dealership

At Ruge's GMC, whether you are an entry level or seasoned sales representative, we offer an outstanding opportunity to start a rewarding career in automotive sales.
Job Responsibilities
• Complete extensive training regarding the product line
• Spend time with customers to determine their needs and discusses vehicle options
• Test drive vehicles to demonstrate automotive features
• Complete quotes, return email/voicemail, other administrative functions include processing transaction paperwork
• Support on-line customers through our eSales office
• Follow up with existing and potential customers to generate leads and close sales Requirements
Job Requirements
The ideal candidate must have a strong desire to succeed. Our automotive sales representatives come from a variety of backgrounds ranging from entry level to career changers or experienced sales. Success does not hinge on precise work experience but more on your ability to learn and to apply yourself.
• Automotive sales experience is not required
• Applicants with stable background in customer service will also be considered
• Outgoing personality with expertise at developing relationships
• Basic MS Office knowledge; computer software and internet proficiency
• Excellent verbal/written communication, strong negotiation and presentation skills
• Professional Appearance
Join our winning automotive sales team!
TO APPLY, email: jobs@rugesauto.com
View our website here.
Posted 10/4.

Herringtons Jobs
CDL Driver

Hillsdale NY. Immediate opening. Load, deliver, and unload lumber and building material products to customer jobsites. Daily operation of boom/hoisting equipment may be required. Provide excellent customer service as a representative of Herrington's. Competitive benefits and wages. EOE/Drug Free Workplace. Must be able to meet and maintain clean driving record and all DOT requirements. Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds on a regular basis. Apply at any of our 6 locations or email to: mary.prazma@herringtons.com.
Posted 9/16.

Columbia Land Conservancy Jobs
Development and Communications Director
The Columbia Land Conservancy (CLC) in Chatham, NY seeks an experienced fundraising professional to develop, manage, and implement a multi-faceted development and communications program. Working closely with the Executive Director, this position will oversee and direct all membership, major gifts, special events, foundation and corporate fundraising and communications, including publications, and manage a staff of three. Demonstrated success in capital campaigns, establishing and growing membership, major donor cultivation and stewardship, and planned giving programs required. Experience with writing grant proposals and outreach materials a definite plus. Additional requirements include: minimum of ten years of senior fundraising and five years supervisory experience; strong interpersonal skills; PC proficiency (Raiser’s Edge or similar donor database, Word, and Excel); demonstrated ability to work under pressure with good humor and poise; success in partnering with a variety of people and organizations. Some evening and weekend work required. Commitment to land conservation and the values and philosophy of the organization is essential. For the full job description go to: http://clctrust.org/about/employment/. CLC offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Email cover letter, resume, and writing sample as a single pdf document to jobs@clctrust.org with “Development Director” in the subject. No phone calls. EOE employer. Posted 9/15.
Columbia Land Conservancy Jobs

Herringtons Jobs

Building Material Deliveries. Immediate opening in Hillsdale NY. Manage the coordination and dispatch of over 30 delivery vehicles and personnel in a fast paced environment. Must be customer service oriented, able to multi-task, and able organize loads of lumber and building materials for maximum efficiency. Competitive benefits and wages. Apply at any of our 6 locations or email to: mary.prazma@herringtons.com.
Posted 9/16.

Household Assistant
A Business Owner and Mom is seeking a part-time Assistant to maintain the home.
Responsibilities would include:
-Light House Cleaning
-Running Errands
-Picking up Groceries
-Seasonal Projects
-Organizing and filing
Qualified applicants should be reliable and upbeat with the ability to work independently.
Must have references and some professional experience.
Pay is based on experience.
Please send resume to: birmingham@mhcable.com
Attn: Rita, Re: Household Assistant
No phone calls or walk-ins.
Posted 9/3.

Tree-Mendous Jobs
Installer / Builder

Job Summary
An Installer will be responsible for the construction / installation of Aerial Parks, Challenge Courses, Climbing Walls, Zip/Canopy Tours, Tree Houses, and other structures as needed. Installer reports to the Project Manager, COO, and the President/CEO of Tree-Mendous.
Employees must...
-have strong carpentry skills.
-be comfortable and competent using a wide range of construction tools such as: chainsaws, power tools, and heavy machinery safely.
-be physically fit, able to lift and handle materials up to 75 lbs, able to climb poles.
-work outdoors and be capable of working at heights safely.
-adhere to all relevant safety standards.
-be able to read and execute construction from Blue Print plans.
-be able to write reports.
-demonstrate ability to work efficiently and meet deadlines.
-demonstrate ability to maintain working relationship with all staff, management, and clients.
-have a current driver's license and auto insurance coverage.
-have valid passport.
-have the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Additionally, employees should...
-be familiar with ACCT, ASTM, and OSHA standards as related to the field.
-be able to operate machinery to include (but not be limited to) the following: Skid Steer, Sky Track, Boom Lift, Scissors Lift.
-be able to handle stressful situations calmly and effectively.
-be able to develop creative solutions and be self-motivated.
-be willing to work long hours and irregular shifts in a fast paced, dynamic work environment.
-be willing to travel as necessary. All travel expenses and food/lodging will be paid.
To apply please email resume and cover letter to:
Tree-Mendous Inc. is an equal opportunity employer based in Columbia County, New York. We look forward to hearing from you!
Posted 9/1.

Livingston Hills
Livingston Hills Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
is currently seeking qualified individuals for the following positions at our facility located on Route 9 in the Town of Livingston (10 miles north of Red Hook, 7 miles south of Hudson):

• CNA, part-time, all shifts; $1000 sign-on bonus
• RN positions, full time
• Receptionist — per diem. Must be flexible to be able to cover all shifts for call-ins

8-hour and 12-hour nursing shifts available
Livingston Hills offers competitive wages, excellent benefits, and a pleasant work atmosphere. Come join our team!
To apply, fill out an application at Livingston Hills Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 2781 Route 9, Livingston, NY, fax resume to 518-851-5193, or e-mail: karen.deruyter@livingstonhills.com. For further information on available positions, please call: 518-851-3041. Posted 9/13.

Burger King Management Jobs
currently needed for Burger King and Wendy's.
We're looking for hard-working, career-oriented individuals.
Starting salaries of up to $700/week.
Previous experience in fast food is a plus. Ideal candidates will have a steady work history including 12 to 18 months at the Assistant and/or Shift Leader level.
But if you have other experience in retail food and beverage, including Dunkin' Donuts, Stewarts or Hannaford or Price Chopper deli, meat or seafood departments, or similar positions, you are also welcome to apply.
High School Diploma or GED required.
Motivated individuals can advance quickly with us.
If you have what it takes, contact us today. We want to talk to you.
E-mail: Job1050@ColumbiaCountyJobs.Com.
Posted 10/2.

We're looking for self-motivated, hard-working, career-oriented individuals for Management Positions in the food service industry. You will receive an excellent starting salary of up to $40,000 plus performance bonuses, medical, dental, vision and life insurance, retirement plan, and an annual paid vacation (two to six weeks depending on length of service). Prior fast food management experience is required. If you are responsible, reliable, and capable of leading a team at McDonald's locations in the Hudson Valley Region, then we want to talk to you. High School Diploma or G.E.D. required. College a plus. McDonald's is the leading global foodservice retailer with more than 35,000 local restaurants serving around 68 million people in 119 countries each day. Equal Opportunity Employer. To learn more, e-mail: Job1007@ColumbiaCountyJobs.Com. Posted 9/28.

Olana Jobs
Olana Museum Shop Assistant

Position Summary:
The Museum Shop Assistant will cover all duties of running the museum shop for at least 1 day a week, peak season (May-October) and a minimum of 1 day a week off season (November-April). The main focus will be to process all sales and maintain an orderly sales floor. This museum shop assistant will also serve as an ambassador for the museum, greeting guests and answering questions about the museum and store products.
Primary Functions and Major Responsibilities:
Running the store in Manager’s absence, processing daily sales transactions, interacting with customers, restocking and maintaining a neat and orderly store, and assisting the store manager with inventory controls.
Duties include:
• Manage overall operations of the Museum store in manager’s absence
• Set up cash register for each shift and ring sales.
• Reconcile daily sales reports and prepare related bank deposits at end of day
• Daily housekeeping such as dust shelves, straighten merchandise, neaten cash wrap area, restock bags and tissue paper as needed and vacuum once a week
• Restock sales merchandise as needed
• Assist with receiving new merchandise into POS (point of sale) system, ticketing, and display as well as assisting with quarterly and end of year inventory.
• Sell tour tickets when relieving ticket sales staff for breaks
• Answer phone for museum shop
• At least 2 years retail experience; or equivalent sales experience
• Customer service and proactive sales abilities
• Sound oral and written communication skills
• Ability to work well with others and take constructive criticism in a team environment
• Familiarity with POS (point-of-sale) system for cash receipts and sales
Send resume and cover letter by email to rtice@olana.org; by mail to Rachel Tice, Olana Museum Shop, 5720 Route 9G, Hudson, New York 12534; or apply in person.
Posted 9/9.

Pine Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Jobs
Pine Haven
is a 120-bed skilled nursing facility owned and operated by Columbia County and licensed by the New York State Department of Health. We are located in Philmont, NY on Route 217 approx. one mile from the Taconic State Pkwy and 20 minutes from Hudson and Great Barrington, Mass.
We currently have openings for:
• Full-Time RN, split shift: 11 pm-7 am / 7 am-3 pm including EOW - $56,062/year
• Full-Time RN Unit Manager, 7 am – 3 pm including EOW - $60,185/year
• Part-Time RN Supervisor, 3 pm-11 pm including EOW OR 11 pm-7 am including EOW - $30.00/hour
• Per-Diem RPN - $26.85/hour
• Part-Time LPN, 3 pm - 11 pm including EOW - $23.69/hour
• Part-Time Certified Nurse Aides, 11 pm-7 am including EOW - $14.43/hour
• Part-Time Activity Aide - $13.43/hour
• Part-Time Food Service Helper - $14.09/hour

We offer competitive pay, direct deposit, every other weekend off, part-time bonus, longevity, health benefits, NYS retirement and a generous paid time off package.
Fax your resume today to 518-672-4721 or email: Courtney.Tamburro@columbiacountyny.com
Applications available at 201 Main St., Philmont, NY 12565.
Posted 8/31.

Dells Plumbing Heating AC Jobs
Service Technicians

Looking for qualified HVAC and Plumbing Technicians to work for a family run small business in Columbia County. Pay is according to qualifications and experience in the field. Health & Dental Insurance, 401K match, and over time possible. Please email resume to WENDYOFFICE@DELLSPLUMBING.COM or call David direct at 518-281-7239 or Wendy at 518-265-3550.
Posted 9/1.

Hudson Audio Video Enterprises, Inc. (HAVE) Jobs
Warehouse / Manufacturing Assistant

Hudson, NY
About this job:
HAVE, Inc. (Hudson Audio Video Enterprises, Inc.) located in Hudson, NY, is a distributor and manufacturer of professional audio, video, data and fiber optic connectivity products, equipment and supplies, and has been in business over 37 years. Our products are used in a wide range of industries, including radio, television, and cable stations; corporate, government, non-profit and industrial organizations.
We are looking for a flexible, hard worker, who would like to begin with us as an assistant to work in our warehouse and our cable shop. Key qualifications: basic computer skills, a positive attitude, and a commitment to learn and grow.
Primary activities:
• Assisting with the picking, packing & shipping of orders
• Helping to load & unload pallets and shelve product
• Pulling & cutting A/V cable
• Assisting our cable shop manufacturing
• This position may include periods of standing & moderate lifting, including the ability to occasionally lift up to 60 lbs
Job Type: Full Time
Education: High School or Equivalent
Career Level: Entry Level
If you are interested in this position, please send an email to HRmanager@HAVEINC.COM with your resume and a cover letter stating why you'd like this job. HAVE, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
Posted 9/3.

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