Wetlands Specialist

A Recent Graduate (Wetlands Specialist) GS-0401 -7/9 position was posted Monday OCT 21st  on USAJOBS.

Please see the information and announcement link(s) below.  This job closes on Monday, October 28, 2019.

Title:  Wetlands Specialist

Grade and Series:  GS-0401-7/9

Supervisory Status:  No

Duty Location: Salem, SD

Announcement number: NRCS-19-10634012-SD-RG-CF (https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/549215600)

Open Period:  October  21, 2019 – October 28, 2019

 

WHO MAY APPLY:

  • Recent graduates from a qualifying educational institution having completed an academic program within the preceding two (2) years. Note: Veterans who were precluded by their military service obligation from meeting this requirement will have up to six (6) years to apply.
  • If you have not yet conferred your degree or certificate, but will within 120 days of the closing date of this announcement, a letter from the school documenting current standing, degree being obtained and expected graduation date must be submitted with your application.


Part Time Professional Cleaning Service Position

A & W Janitorial, a family owned professional cleaning service, is looking for  enthusiastic, detail oriented cleaners to join their team.  Competitive wages begin at $13.00 and increase based on qualifications and experience.  401 K benefits!  Job openings Monday – Friday (approximately 5:00 – 9:00 PM)  Applicants must pass a background check.  Interested applicants should call 391-7042 and leave your call back information.


Automotive Service Technicians:  Rapid City, South Dakota

Automotive Service Technicians:  Rapid City, South Dakota

We have immediate openings for all phases of auto and light truck repair. We offer highly competitive pay plans which are based on experience along with:

  • Performance Based Pay Plans
  • Medical Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid PTO (Paid Time Off) after 90 days
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Training Paid 100%
  • Paid Uniforms
  • Incentive Bonuses

Visit our website at www.drivegranite.com

For an interview, call D.J. Eckenrode at 605-877-6985 or send resume to:

Human Resource Director

Granite Buick GMC

PO Box 287

Rapid City, SD  57709

 


USDA/NRCS Pathway Internship and Recent Graduate Positions

UPDATED INFORMATION – the timeframe for advertising USDA/NRCS Pathway Internship and Recent Graduate positions, please see below:

  • Tuesday, October 15  – all GS-0499 positions
    • Agronomy – Brookings, Chamberlain, Murdo,
    • Forestry – Rapid City
    • Range Management Specialist – Hot Springs, Mitchell, Webster
    • Soil Conservationist – Lake Andes, Madison, Sisseton

  • Wednesday, October 16 – all GS-0899 positions
    • Agricultural Engineer – Brookings FSO

  • Monday, October 21 – Recent Graduate positions
    • Biologist (Wetland Specialist) – Salem
    • Public Affairs Specialist – Huron SO
    • Soil Conservationist – Faulkton, Ipswich, Redfiel

IMPORTANT


Registered Nurse

The VA Black Hills Health Care System has posted a job announcement. Details regarding this vacancy are listed below:
Vacancy Number: CAZT-10615068-19-KAC-1099
Position Title: Registered Nurse – Utilization Management
Grade: VN 00
Salary $64,129 to $96,589/per year
Vacancies/Location: 1/Fort Meade, SD
Service Line: Org Improvement
Opening Date: Thursday, September 26, 2019
Closing Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
*Please note this position is open to:
Career Transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL); Federal Employees-Competitive Service; Federal Employees – Excepted Service; Veterans; The Public
You can view this announcement by clicking
here.
Note: Some positions are not visible by default when searching on USA Jobs. If you cannot find a position, you may be able to find it by searching for it on the VA Careers web site at http://www.vacareers.va.gov. Select Search Jobs and indicate the area of consideration you would like to search in such as All VA Jobs, VA Employees or VA Status Eligible and Veterans.

http://www.vacareers.va.gov


Health Benefits Assistant

The VA Black Hills Health Care System has posted a job announcement. Details regarding this vacancy are listed below:
Vacancy Number: CAZT-10606199-19-KAC-922
Position Title: Health Benefits Assistant
Grade: GS-5
Salary $33,949 to $44,130/per year
Vacancies/Location: 1/ Ft. Meade, SD
Service Line: HAS
Opening Date: Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Closing Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019
*Please note this position is open to:
Federal Employees Excepted Service, Federal Employees Competitive Service,  and Veterans
You can view this announcement by clicking
here.
Note: Some positions are not visible by default when searching on USA Jobs. If you cannot find a position, you may be able to find it by searching for it on the VA Careers web site at http://www.vacareers.va.gov. Select Search Jobs and indicate the area of consideration you would like to search in such as All VA Jobs, VA Employees or VA Status Eligible and Veterans.

http://www.vacareers.va.gov


SL Housekeeper/Universal Worker Full-Time Days (32hrs)

SL Housekeeper/Universal Worker Full-Time Days (32hrs)

 

Are you ready to change lives, maybe even your own? We are offering a $1,000.00 sign on bonus which will be paid out gradationally over a 12-month period. Good Samaritan Society Echo Ridge is seeking enthusiastic individuals for the position of Housekeeper/Universal Worker.  The starting pay range is $10.75 to $13.37 per hour, depending on experience. The position includes housekeeping responsibilities and assisting our Residents during the mid-day meal.  This can be a physically demanding job, requiring frequent bending, pushing, pulling, and walking.  Shift is 8 am to 4:30 pm (32 hours per week) and includes every other weekend and holiday.  No experience needed. Great environment and benefits!

 

Good Samaritan Society Echo Ridge is a Senior Living community that offers Apartment Homes with Services and Assisted Living Apartments where Residents are blessed with a beautiful setting and opportunities to socialize while living a comfortable, maintenance free lifestyle.  Echo Ridge is located on the South side of Rapid City, South Dakota just off of Mt. Rushmore Road.

 

As the nation’s largest not-for-profit provider of senior care and services, we are able to offer our staff members an attractive comprehensive major medical health plan at competitive rates. Full-time employees are eligible the first of the month following 60 days of employment.

 

Applications and a complete job description are available at

www.good-sam.com

 

Questions should be directed to:

 

Human Resources Coordinator Loren Mohr at 605-721-6052

Come work where you can make a difference!


Full Time Cook

SL Cook Full-Time Days

 

Are you ready to change lives, maybe even your own? We are offering a $1,000.00 sign on bonus which will be paid out gradationally over a 12-month period!  Good Samaritan Society Echo Ridge is seeking a Cook to join us in providing high quality, nutritious meals to our Assisted Living Residents. Unlike a typical food service position, at Echo Ridge you will have the opportunity to build relationships with those you are serving.  We offer a Christian environment where you truly can make a difference!  The starting pay range is $12.00 to $15.00 per hour, depending on experience. This position requires a commitment to teamwork and experience in a commercial kitchen.  Shifts include 5:30 am – 2 pm, 7 am – 3:30 pm, or 10 am – 6:30 pm.  Every other weekend and holiday is required.

 

Good Samaritan Society Echo Ridge is a Senior Living community that offers Apartment Homes with Services and Assisted Living Apartments where Residents are blessed with a beautiful setting and opportunities to socialize while living a comfortable, maintenance free lifestyle.  Echo Ridge is located on the South side of Rapid City, South Dakota just off of Mt. Rushmore Road.

 

As the nation’s largest not-for-profit provider of senior care and services, we are able to offer our staff members an attractive comprehensive major medical health plan at competitive rates. Full-time employees are eligible the first of the month following 60 days of employment.

 

Applications and a complete job description are available at

www.good-sam.com

 

Questions should be directed to:

 

Human Resources Coordinator Loren Mohr at 605-721-6052

Human Resources Assistant Bob Phillips at 605-721-6160

Come work where you can make a difference!


Job Coach – Commisary

Job Coach – Commissary
Summary

Title:
Job Coach – Commissary
ID:
4057MK

Description

Wage:
DOE

Status:

Full-Time

Hours:

Monday: 5:00PM – 1:00AM
Tuesday: 5:00PM – 1:00AM
Wednesday:  5:00PM – 1:00AM
Thursday: 5:00PM – 1:00AM
Friday:  5:00PM – 1:00AM

General Description of the Position:
Provide day-to-day training and rehabilitation services to the contract.  Serves as liaison between the contract and agency IDT.

Qualifications:
Must be 18 years of age.
Prefer graduation from an accredited college, social services related, or technical field.
Must have valid driver’s license and a safe driving record.  Must be insurable under BHWS insurance.
Prefer experience in working with people with disabilities.
Must pass a qualifying criminal background check which includes motor vehicle report.

Must have a negative drug test.

Essential Functions:
Able to maintain confidentiality.
Provide discretion, good judgment, organizational ability, initiative and the ability to work independently.
Able to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
Possess excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Able to work cooperatively and independently in a results-oriented environment and possess excellent multi-tasking abilities.
Experience preferred in Lotus Notes, AS400, Excel and Microsoft Word programs.
Responsibilities:
Ensure all employees understand and comply with specific procedures and quality.
Perform all rehabilitation functions required of BHWS.
Work with all crews/shifts as assigned.  ‘
Coordinate with contract supervisor/manager/prevocational instructor to ensure timely and appropriate training is delivered to contract employees as required.
Perform specific tasks as required.
Update specific time standards as assigned.
Complete all BHWS rehabilitation requirements.
Complete assessments prior to due dates.
Work with all employees to teach and ensure quality of tasks.
Attend meetings as required.
Discuss suggestions that would add to contract quality and production with supervisor.
Manage hours not to exceed those scheduled.
Collect transportation money, balance receipts, and ensure all employees have necessary ride tickets.
Deliver money to RSC the first of each month.

 Go to http://blackhillsworks.org/find-a-jobto apply.


Job Coach

Job Coach – Custodial Services
Summary

Title:
Job Coach – Custodial Services
ID:
4059MK

Description
Status: Full Time
Wage: $14.00

Hours:
Monday: 12:00pm – 8:00pm
Tuesday: 12:00pm – 8:00pm
Wednesday: 12:00pm – 8:00pm
Thursday: 12:00pm – 8:00pm
Friday: 12:00pm – 8:00pm
*Hours may vary depending on need

General Description of the Position:
This position involves assisting people supported with developing work skills necessary to obtain and maintain employment in the community.  Provide on-going support to the people supported working at various employment sites within the community.  Provide the supports necessary to ensure success at future employment opportunities.

Qualifications:
· Valid driver’s license.  Must be insurable and have a safe driving record.
· Graduation from an accredited high school, with preference for college education.
· Experience in working with developmentally disabled adults preferred.
· Must pass a qualifying background check.
Must have a negative drug test.

Responsibilities:
1. Service Management – Contracts
a. Uphold standards of work contract at all times, which may include assisting with finding or providing coverage for contracts as needed.
b. Understand each contract in order to complete quality checks of performance.
c. Maintain and model positive and professional working relationships with the person supported, contracts, and other agency employees.
2. Service Management – General
a. Provide discretion, good judgment, organizational ability, initiative and the ability to work independently.
b. Able to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
c. Provide transportation to people supported as needed.
d. Possess excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
e. Fill in for Team Leader or as a crew member when absences or situations arise.
f. Attend meetings and on-going training as assigned.
3. Provide Leadership to Persons Supported
a. Role model the Power of B and Teamwork Principles.
b. Consistently model appropriate work skills and hold persons supported to the same expectations.
c. Model and teach appropriate interaction with supervisors and co-workers at job location.
d. Provide follow up, retraining and support as required to ensure tasks are completed to acceptable quality standards.
e. Monitor the person supported’s work performance and provide feedback and prompts when needed.
f. Ensure safety is being maintained in the work environment at all times.
4. Complete assessments and documentation required
a. IEEs
b. Ability One Assessments
c. Review of Systems
d. Loop Documentation
e. Provide proper documentation on the person supported’s work performance.
f. Complete implementation plans
g. Complete Activity Logs
h. Document on progress, concerns and follow up

 Go to http://blackhillsworks.org/find-a-job to apply.