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The Franklin News-Post
P. O. Box 250
310 Main Street, SW
Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
Fax: 540-483-8013

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Manufacturer is seeking experienced Accounting Clerk to assist with financial reporting, accounts payable, and accounts receivable. Bachelor’s degree in Business or Accounting and two years job related experience necessary. Working knowledge of accounting software and Microsoft Office, especially Excel. Strong knowledge of bookkeeping duties and accounting policies and procedures required.
Please send resumes to:
c/o The Franklin News-Post
P.O. Box 250
Rocky Mount, VA 24151

Adjunct Instructor-
Theatre Arts

Ferrum College invites applications for adjunct instructor in speech and theatre for the 2014 fall semester to teach undergraduate courses, based on qualifications, in speech, voice and diction, and other theatre courses. The ideal candidate will have strengths and graduate credentials in both areas.
Applicants must hold a Master of Arts. Teaching experience at the college level is preferred; secondary teaching will be considered. A strong commitment to the liberal arts classroom is expected.
Applicants should submit a letter of application and include a CV, graduate transcripts, teaching philosophy and three references to: Human Resources Department, P.O. Box 1000, Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA 24088 or email applications can be sent as .pdf or Word file attachments to . Questions may be directed to Wayne Bowman, program coordinator, at .
Review of applications will begin immediately with interviews beginning June 15, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. Background check required.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer

Adjunct Instructor-Web/Graphic Design
Ferrum College invites applications for adjunct instructor for Web/Graphic Design for the fall semester. Web Design is a course that introduces the basics of HTML and website design through Adobe Dreamweaver and other appropriate media. Graphic Design is a foundation course that introduces the basics of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
Applicants should hold a Master’s Degree with a minimum of 18 hours of Digital Art and must have strong emphasis in Graphic Design/Web Design at the graduate level. Previous college teaching experience is required.
Applicants should submit websites for viewing applicant’s work and that of students, letter of application and include a CV, graduate transcripts, sample of course syllabi and three references to: Human Resources Department, P.O. Box 1000, Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA 24088 or email applications can be sent as .pdf or Word file attachments to . Questions may be directed to Jake Smith, program coordinator, at .
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Background check required.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

I am looking for a particular type of person, one who will take personal interest in my local insurance business. If you’re willing to work, follow instructions and can live on an average of $3,000 per month until your skills improve, I will TRAIN you; train you well. PAY you; pay you well and provide advancement limited only to your own ability. We offer $60k - $80k 1st year potential. Cash Bonuses, Incredible Incentives 2 retirement programs, 4 day work week. If you are teachable and driven, we will match this career against anything you see in this paper. Call Bernie Wiest (Monday, July 28th only) 10:00 a.m- 4 p.m. 540-521-5873

CARPENTERS NEEDED... Smoot Construction LLC is now hiring. All applicants must have drivers license, way of transportation, and pass drug test. Experience a plus but will train. Dependable, reliable, applicants apply only. Call 540-484-3013 for applications.

The Office of the Sheriff, Franklin County, is seeking candidates, present and future FT and PT COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER Position in the 911 Communications Center. These positions require the performance of responsible and technical work on flexible shifts receiving E911 emergency and non-emergency calls and dispatching appropriate emergency first responders. Qualifications include: HS diploma or equivalent; general knowledge of dispatching procedures & County geography & major landmarks. Must have the ability to: type while multi-tasking; tactfully work with the public effectively and efficiently; communicate clearly & accurately; work under pressure and life & death situations; read maps; determine locations; collect pertinent information; follow directions; understand & follow Standard Operating Procedures. Must be able to sit for long periods of time while multi-tasking and wearing a headset. Shifts and hours may be changed due to department needs. VA driver’s license req &a State Certification preferred. Bilingual – English/Spanish candidates and minorities encouraged to apply. Candidates who live within 30 minutes of Rocky Mount preferred. Must successfully pass critical testing and background check. Minimum $13.01/hour DOQE. Apply on line at: or obtain a job description and application at the Franklin County Government Center, Suite #111, 1255 Franklin Street, Rocky Mount, VA 24151. Applications for current openings will be accepted until 5:00 PM on July 24, 2014 for initial computer testing on July 26th at 8:30AM. Qualified candidates will be contacted on July 25th. All applications received after July 25th will be considered part of the Communications Officer Applicant Pool and maintained for future testing & openings through August 30, 2014. EOE/AA.

PIEDMONT COMMUNITY SERVICES has the following position opening:
RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT SPECIALIST - POSITION #CS-545-3 – Full time position with benefits in 24/7 residential program in Rocky Mount, Virginia serving adults with intellectual & developmental disabilities. Duties include direct care and training in independent living skills, personal care skills, housekeeping skills, and recreational & leisure activities in the community. This is a second shift position including weekend hours. Must have ability to work well on a diverse team. High school diploma or GED required. Must exhibit good documentation skills as well as proficiency in using computers. Must have a valid driver’s license & good driving record. Salary is commensurate with education and experience as it relates to the position. OPEN UNTIL FILLED.
Piedmont Community Services application required & may be obtained at 24 Clay St., Martinsville, by calling (276) 632-7128, or online at Position # must be included on application. Send application to:

Human Resources
Piedmont Community Services
24 Clay Street
Martinsville, VA 24112
PCS provides excellent benefits & is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

DEANNA’S DAY CARE IN BOONES MILL NOW HIRING a responsible, dependable adult with a love for children of all ages. Non-smoker, Average 30 hrs per week, no nights or weekends. Must pass drug test & criminal background check. Must have programmable experience. Please call Deanna 334-5437 or 492-1686 anytime

Dining Services Office Assistant/Cashier
Seasonal Position
Ferrum College has an opening for Dining Services Office Assistant/Cashier. Responsibilities include coordinating and performing all office functions, including but not limited to employee and student timekeeping, identification cards, cash deposits, debit card entries, department charges, answering department telephone calls and working as a cashier. This person must comply with all health department, safety, and Ferrum College and Dining Services rules and policies.
The person filling this position will typically work 32 hours per week while classes are in session (29 weeks a year) and may require some scheduling flexibility. The position does not provide benefits.
Candidates must have very good computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office products, knowledge of a POS system, the ability to learn and use other college software, excellent customer service skills, confidentiality, professional dress and attitude, and the ability to multitask in a busy environment.
Interested candidates should submit a resume and/or application to Human Resources, Ferrum College, P.O. Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088 or e-mail resume to: Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. A background check is required.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

FT Maintenance Worker II
Franklin County is accepting applications for the position of a Maintenance Worker II in Parks and Recreation. Duties include: maintaining County Grounds, Fields, Park/Recreation Facilities (Buildings) & equipment; supervising subordinates; assisting w/public events & performing related work as instructed. HS graduate or equivalent w/ experience in maintaining grounds, facilities & equipment desired. Ability to: safely operate hand, gasoline & power tools & grounds maintenance equipment; organize inventory & work in various weather conditions. Working knowledge of County operations and turf management a plus. Min annual salary $23,156, DOQE. Minorities encouraged to apply. Applications and job description available at the Franklin County Government Center, 1255 Franklin Street, Suite #111, Rocky Mount, VA 24151 or apply online: Application close date- 5:00 PM on Monday, August 4, 2014. Franklin County is an AA/EEO employer.

The Water’s Edge Country Club is looking for a seasonal golf shop attendant.  Candidate must have professional appearance, needs to be enthusiastic, motivated and confident in running the day to day operations including but not limited to: provide excellent customer service, basic POS operation, some management skills related to running an outside operation, be highly involved in the merchandising of the golf shop including selling, re-stocking and inventory.  Performing opening and closing duties of the golf shop, as well as any other additional responsibilities as deemed necessary during the season.  Drug test required.  Retirees encouraged to apply.  Please contact Nick or Ed at (540) 576-3343. (club usually closed on Mondays).

LOOKING FOR AN experienced carpenter to lead a small home building crew. 540-871-0935

QUICKBOOKS and banking experience preferred.

Seasonal Positions

Looking for enthusiastic team players who can be self starters and are professional in appearance and attitude.  Duties include, but not limited to, performing bag room duties, washing golf fleet, cleaning member’s clubs, maintaining driving range, cleaning range balls and assisting with tournament preparations.  You must be reliable and able to work weekends, evenings and some holidays. Drug testing required.  Please call Jeremy at The Waterfront Golf & Country Club at (540)721-2653 for more information. Club is closed on Mondays.  EOE

Part-Time Library Aide Position
The County of Franklin is currently accepting applications for a part-time Library Aide for the Franklin County Public Library System. Duties include: performing routine clerical work in Rocky Mount and/or Westlake location; assisting the public in the use of library facilities; maintaining circulation & other appropriate records & working 24 -29 hours a week, (days, evenings & rotating Saturdays). Combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school w/some experience in general clerical or library work. Hourly rate of $10.93. Applications & job description available at the Franklin County Government Center, 1255 Franklin Street, Rocky Mount VA 24151, Finance Suite #111, OR apply on line at: Applications must be received no later than 5:00 pm Wednesday, August 13, 2014.Franklin County is an AA/EEO employer.

PATRICK HENRY COMMUNITY College in Martinsville, VA has the following job opening, Building & Grounds Trades Tech. For details and application information please visit Patrick Henry Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, or veteran’s status. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

POSITION AVAILABLE  (PT) REDWOOD United Methodist Church in Rocky Mount, VA seeks a Nursery Attendant to provide childcare for Sunday morning worship and Wednesday evening activities. Approx. 6 hours. Visit or call 540-483-9090 for complete qualifications, job description and application instructions.

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RN OR LPN position working in our home. All shifts avail.



P/T wait staff (may become F/T) needed at The Water’s Edge country club in Penhook. Nights, holidays and weekends required. Competitive pay. Must be a team player! Drug test required. Apply in person at the country club; 1825 Water’s Edge Drive. Phone # is (540) 576-1556. Club closed on Mondays. EOE

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator/Trainee

The Town of Rocky Mount is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) Operator/Trainee. Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent fringe benefits. Application, full ad, and job description online at Application deadline August 1, 2014. EOE

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