NOTE: The postings on this page are from outside Quincy University and shared for the benefit of QU students seeking part-time or full-time employment. For student worker positions on campus, visit the Financial Aid page. For full-time or graduate assistant openings within the university, visit our Human Resources page.
Part-time Employment Opportunities
(In order of submission date)
Answer Quincy (2/27/14) Phone Answering Service
Flexible hours, need reliable transportation, keyboard experience, downtown Quincy location. $8.25-$8.75 starting pay. Call Terry at 217-224-6100
Christ Lutheran Church (submitted 2/27/14) Church Secretary:
Christ Lutheran Church has an opening for a secretary. Half-time. Flexible hours. For more information or to apply, go to www.clcq.org. Deadline for applications is March 11.
UPWARD BOUND PROGRAM (submitted 2/27/14) Tutors
These are temporary, hourly positions that report to the Upward Bound Manager. Positions begin immediately. Positions are available for tutors in various subjects including high school level math, science, English, foreign language, and social studies.
This position is responsible for providing tutoring and mentoring to Upward Bound high school students in a one-on-one setting on an as-needed basis; obtaining academic information from students’ teachers and parents; and monitoring and evaluating students’ progress; and attending quarterly staff meetings. Travel to the arranged public tutoring location in the JWCC district is required. Tutoring sessions may be after school or in the evening.
Competence in specific academic subjects in order to provide a high level of tutoring; ability to structure a positive tutoring environment; and skillfulness in communicating with high school students, parents, and teachers.
Range from $8.31-$14.44 per hour, depending on education level and experience
To receive full consideration, submit cover letter, resume, and copies of transcripts to:
John Wood Community College
Office of Human Resources
St. Vincent’s Home (submitted 2/27/14)PART-TIME RN/LPN
Openings for a part-time, evening 8 hour float nurse; 2:15p to 10:45p & a part-time 8 hour; 6a to 2:30p day nurse. Online scheduling allows for easy access for picking up shifts. Shift differential for evenings & weekends, along with a benefits package!
Apply online at:
Or mail or bring your resume to:
St. Vincent’s Home - HR
1440 N. 10th Street
Quincy, IL. 62301
Quincy University Advancement Office(submitted 2/27/14) Phonathon Callers
Looking for a part time baby sitter for daytime and early evening hours. Schedule is very flexible. Also, interested in summer baby-sitting with the potential for more hours. During the day I would need help with my 1 year old daughter. After school hours it would be helping with the schedules of my 13,11, and 9 year old children. I’m looking for someone enthusiastic, loves kids and can manage time well. This is a great job with flexible hours if you love children! Please call Brooke at 217-257-6674.
Chick’s On the River(submitted 2/27/2014) Part-time
Description: We are looking for servers, hosts, bartenders and all phases of the kitchen to staff. Work schedules are flexible with class schedules. Must be able to get along with co-workers and work as a team. Chick’s has worked well with other universities such as Western Illinois University in Macomb, IL and would like to start that link with Quincy area students as well.
Qualifications: Prior food service experience is preferred but it is not required. Excellent customer communication skills are essential in this industry. Must be able to get along with co-workers and work as one unit. Salary: Depends on job title
How to Apply: Pick up an application at: Chick’s On the River,236 N. Front St.,Quincy, IL 62301
If you are in need of a job, or just want a little extra spending cash we encourage you to come apply. The applications will be set out from 2/24 – 3/14 all week long from 10am – 4pm. All applications will be reviewed and calls will be made to set up interview times. Chick’s is a fast paced and fun working environment. Come be a part of the Chick’s On the River team!
Fastenal Company (submitted 2/16/14)Part-time Sales Support
The Fastenal Company would like to invite ambitious, hard-working individuals to apply for the position of Part-Time Sales Support. Applicants should be able to bring new ideas and improvements to business practices; remain fair, respectful and moral in all situations; and work well both independently and as part of a team.
Since 1967 Fastenal has grown from a single store to more than 2,700 locations, each providing tailored local inventory and personal service for our customers. As we've expanded across the world, we've retained a core belief in people and their ability to accomplish remarkable things - if given the opportunity. From this philosophy stems an entrepreneurial culture that challenges every employee to run their own business, create their own success, and rise up to become company leaders.
As a debt-free company that typically doubles in size every four to five years, we are committed to training, promoting from within, and creating opportunities for our employees. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and are looking to make your mark as part of an elite growth company, you won't find a better fit than Fastenal.
Working as a Part-Time Sales Support employee, you must have a strong interest in sales and enjoy working in a fast-paced challenging environment. This is an entry level position that will provide assistance to our customers from our store located at 2618 Ellington Road, Quincy, IL.
The skills and qualifications required for this position include:
o 18 years of age or over
o A valid driver's license and the ability to meet our driving record requirements
o The ability to demonstrate Company values of Innovation, Teamwork, Ambition, and Integrity
o A strong aptitude for sales and a desire to sell
o Strong computer skills and math aptitude
o An interest in career advancement
o The ability to lift, slide and lower packages that typically weigh 25lbs-50lbs and may weigh up to 75lbs
o Possess or are working towards an Associate's Degree in Business/Marketing OR have equivalent industry experience and knowledge of the local market
o Ability to pass the required drug test (applicable in the US, Puerto Rico, and Guam ONLY).
Please respond by Sunday, March 02, 2014. Fastenal is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
To Apply, please click on the link below.
Please save this information for future reference.Job Link: https://assess.shlonline.com/default?action=url&key=d2ad9d65ac6dae&lang=en_us
Upward Bound (submitted 2/14/14) Tutors
Upward Bound is in search of finding tutors for our program that serves students in high school. Tutors are needed for many different subjects, especially in math, English, and science. Interested students should contact Jennifer Peters, Upward Bound Supervisor at John Wood community college. 217-614-4348
HUMAN SERVICES & PSYCHOLOGY MAJORS! (submitted 2/14/14)
Local company with great reputation is taking applications for responsible, reliable people to perform janitorial/ housekeeping and commercial laundry duties while interacting with clients in a job training program. Ability to pass criminal background check and drug test required. Evening & Saturday shifts available, part-time. Apply in person at 4409 Maine St., Quincy, IL; or online at www.twi.org. EOE
Outside sales for Whig subscriptions (submitted 2/14/14)
Two days a week
$25 a sale
5 to 6 hours a day
Up to 10 sales a day (or even more)
Extra 400 dollars a week.
Are you a positive go getter who works hard? Would your friends say you are trustworthy? Do you have any sales experience? Not mandatory, but you will be placed higher on our list. I am looking for a people person with great social skills. If you are interested in learning more about the position don't hesitate to contact me personally 573-795-0153 Jeana Shepard
Home Depot (submitted 2/13/14) Part-time Garden Center
Looking to hire for garden center at home depot, quincy. Must be over 18. if anyone is interested they can apply online at: www.plant-partners.com
Cuisine Chez Vous (submitted 2/14/14) Summer Catering Position
Cap Corps (submitted 2/14/14)
Cap corps volunteers work full-time in a number of capacities, including: food justice, immigration rights, gender justice, social services, literacy, education, community development and more. They learn from veteran organizers, activists, service providers and educators while building skills and earning valuable work experience. The Cap Corps Midwest program year starts July 31, 2014 and includes placements in Detroit, Milwaukee, Chicago, Northern Cheyenne and Crow Nations, Nicaragua and Peru. International applicants must have conversational command of Spanish (the ability to lead a class or meeting in Spanish is our benchmark). The domestic volunteers serve for one year and international volunteers serve for 18-30 months. Volunteers must be at least 21 years old and have a college degree or equivalent experience. We are a program of the Capuchin Franciscans, a group of religious brothers of the Catholic Church. We welcome people of all faiths and non-faiths that want to explore their own spirituality and are open to others' faith journey.
Volunteers receive room and board with other Cap Corps volunteers, a modest living allowance, health insurance, transportation, training and personal development stipends, retreats, and the possibility of an AmeriCorps Education award for domestic volunteers (about $5,500).
Priority deadline is February 15, 2014, but applications accepted on a rolling basis until all positions are filled. To apply, fill out the preliminary interest form on the Cap Corps Midwest website. Candidates will receive a phone call and the full application after filling out this short form.
Red Cross (ongoing) - Part-time Positions
Click on link to see all open positions and apply via our career center: www.americanredcross.apply2jobs.com.
Internships at Quincy University are important learning activities that involve a relationship between academic programs and agencies or companies that support internships. All students who wish to be placed in intenships supported by the university, and by the state-funded Cooperative Work Study Program, must be registered with Career Services and approved by the appropriate academic unit.
The following companies currently have internships available. Visit the Career Services Center for details and to get registered.
- 2014 Sustainability Internship Position Description (St. Louis)
In the Summer of 2014, Sustainability Internships in the Mayor Slay's Office will focus on advancing the City’s Sustainable Neighborhood Initiative
- MoodyRadio in Chicago (submitted 2/27/14)Marketing, Social Media, Production, Photography, Writing and Ministry Internships
- Nursing Internship with Mercy Medical Center-Clinton (submitted 2/27/14)
- Prince Agri Marketing/Business Developement Internship (submitted 2/25/14)
- Prince Agri Laboratory Technician Internship (submitted 2/25/14)
- Prince Agri Accounting and Finance Internship (2/12/14)
- The Hannibal, MO Cavemen Collegiate League Baseball Program (submitted 2/13/14) Many summer internships!
- Quincy Gems Internships (submitted 2/13/14) Summer
- Grant Writing Intern with Walter Hammond Daycare (submitted 1/17/14)
- Summer Bid Intern/Purchasing at Kohl Wholesale (submitted 1/14/14)
- Marketing Internship at Farmers Insurance (1/14/14)
- Dot Foods (submitted 11/1/13) 30 + Internship Opportunities
- Intern for a non-profit business and qualify for an ACI Kemper Grant. More details in Career Services
Full-Time Employment Opportunities
United Way of Adams County (submitted 2/27/14)FINANCIAL STABILITY COORDINATOR.
The United Way of Adams County is looking for a team member to direct the strategies and activities to increase financial stability of families in Adams County. Requires a passion for community service and ability to work with volunteers and staff of other nonprofit organizations.
Qualifications: bachelor’s degree in related field, experience working with the public in a nonprofit setting, proficiency with computer technology, strong written and verbal communications skills, ability to multi-task and support other staff members and teams of volunteers. Position is full time with benefits.
Job Description is posted on our website. UWAC Employment Opportunity
Submit resume with references by March 14th to:
United Way of Adams County, Inc.
936 Broadway, Suite F
Quincy, IL 62301
MU Extension (submitted 2/26/14) Regional Livestock Educator (Specialist-in-Training) HEADQUARTERED: Monticello, Missouri, and primarily serves Lewis and Marion counties in the Northeast region with additional coverage as needed. MU Extension’s distinct land-grant mission is to improve lives, communities and economies by producing relevant, reliable and responsive educational strategies throughout Missouri. Our dedicated and knowledgeable faculty and staff collaborate with researchers and community leaders to develop and deliver programs that address needs of Missourians including: educational attainment; environmental concerns; community, economic, business and workforce development; global food systems; and health systems. For more information about MU Extension please visit http://extension.missouri.edu.
This position is responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating educational programs in the following subject-matter areas: livestock production, management, nutrition, genetic, animal health and marketing. In addition to applying knowledge related to general agricultural and agronomy needs in the counties served.
The MU Extension’s Agriculture and Natural Resources (ANR) Extension program is strategically focused on the goal of improving Missourian’s quality of life, enhance the economic viability of Missouri enterprises, while protecting the environment and the state’s natural resources. Livestock production accounts for approximately 53% of the state’s agricultural receipts. MU Extension livestock research-based programs promote, enhances, and develops efficient and viable production, management and sustainable systems.
For information about extension’s agriculture programs, visit http://cafnr.missouri.edu/extension/.
This is a 12-month academic position currently funded for up to three years through the “Specialist-in-Training” mentoring program, designed to prepare high performing individuals for regional specialist positions upon completion of an approved master’s degree. More information about this program can be found at http://extension.missouri.edu/careers/.
Under the guidance of regional specialists, program director and regional director, deliver research-based educational programs within Lewis and Marion counties to enhance the success and well-being of communities. Work with colleagues to implement interdisciplinary programs, as well as collect quantitative and qualitative data to evaluate the impact MU Extension programs have in the community.
Generate and manage revenue to sustain and grow essential programs. Develop and maintain essential partnerships. Market and promote the mission of MU Extension.
Serve as County Program Director as needed.
Pursue a master’s degree as soon as educational assistance benefits become available. Work with regional director and program director to establish a plan of work which provides the flexibility needed to balance educational demands with Extension priorities.
Travel using own transportation is required (mileage reimbursement available), as well as working some evenings and weekends to meet the needs of learners and constituents.
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI INFORMATION: The University of Missouri, also known as Mizzou and MU, is the flagship university of the four-campus University of Missouri system. It is the state’s land-grant university and one of the most comprehensive universities in the United States. The school’s broad undergraduate programs and its graduate, professional and research programs attract annual enrollment of more than 33,000 students. MU is centrally located in Columbia, Mo. which is consistently ranked as one of America’s most livable cities. MU Extension programs are located on all four campuses and in 114 Missouri counties.
For more information about MU Extension, visit http://extension.missouri.edu.
HEADQUARTED COUNTY INFORMATION: Lewis County is located in the heart of the Midwest in the northeast corner of Missouri. Lewis County sits along the banks of the Mississippi River and is also home to the Avenue of the Saints which provides four-lane access to the Interstate Highway systems. Farming is the main economic resource for the county with over 700 farming operations in existence. The county boasts a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities ranging from public swimming pools and community parks to a golf course, tennis court and a 7,000 acre conservation area ideal for hunting and fishing.
SALARY/BENEFITS: $28,500 - $36,000 depending on applicable experience. This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: An earned bachelor’s degree in Animal Science or a closely related degree with primary coursework in livestock production, management, nutrition, genetic, animal health or livestock marketing.
ADDITIONAL PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Effective and innovative teaching strategies that engage others. Must be able to integrate new and emerging technology into teaching strategies.
Effective listening, written and oral communication skills including public speaking and presentation abilities.
Organizational skills, interpersonal skills, problem-solving abilities and collaborative leadership experiences.
Flexibility, resiliency and the ability to operate with minimal guidance.
Positive outlook, high personal standard of excellence and passion for improving society through transformational education.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, list of 3-5 references, and copies of all academic transcripts on-line at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/index.php.
For additional consideration the search committee is requesting candidates go to http://hire.li/1f21D4z and provide a video resume. Review of applications will begin after March 7.
SIU School of Medicine (On-going) Many and all majors!
Please reference our web-site listed below for the latest job opportunities and complete position descriptions at SIU School of Medicine.
PREFERRED HOME HEALTH CARE (submitted 2/14/14) Nurses
Is a Pediatric In Home Private Duty Nursing Company
Illinois State Board of Education (ongoing openings) Teacher Positions
If you are interested in being considered for a position, you will need to download an official application at www.isbe.net/hr/Default.htm.
American Red Cross (ongoing)
Employment Opportunities effective April 5, 2013, 405 W. John H. Gwynn Jr. Avenue Peoria, IL 61605. IMPORTANT NOTE: Internal applicants must apply online via the Internal Career Center on CrossNet, https://www.americanredcross.apply2jobs.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=main.icc, External applicants must apply by visiting our website at www.americanredcross.apply2jobs.com.
Missouri Department of Revenue (ongoing)
Missouri Department of Revenue has updated its list of job opportunities. To view this list, please visit https://sa.dor.mo.gov/hr/jobopp/default.aspx.
Illinois State Board of Education (ongoing)
Many open positions. Visit www.isbe.net/hr/Default.htm for application information.