Mount Vernon News

Help Wanted

The Ohio Eastern Star

Available part-time employment opportunity in maintenance. 
Qualified applicants will have prior experience in a long-term care setting or facility maintenance.
Candidates must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check
Apply in person:
1451 Gambier Road
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050

Happy Team Members

Creative Foundations, an INTEGRATED service provider for individuals with MANY abilities, is seeking happy, compassionate, and energetic team members to join our team in Mount Vernon, Ohio. Team members encourage and support our individuals to IMAGINE a life full of independence, success, and excitement! 

We offer competitive pay and benefits including health, dental, vision, and life insurance as well as paid time off. Team Member must be mature and 
responsible, willing to work evenings and weekends,  and have a high school diploma. Other minimum qualifications include reliable transportation, a valid Ohio driver's license, a good driving record, and completion of a criminal background check.

If you are happy, energetic, compassionate, and believe in equality for all, please visit for more information about our organization and to complete an online application.  Please apply online or contact Janet at 740-362-5102,

Immediate need in fast paced environment for experienced Accountant to perform financial duties in multiple companies that would include, but not be limited to, Financial Statement prep and analysis, Reporting, Cost and Budgets, forecasting and purchasing.  Strong background in Excel and Quickbooks needed. Full time Position. Competitive pay and benefits. EOE. Please send resume with professional references to HR Manager, 106 W. Ohio Ave.,  Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Part-time help needed in our Distribution Dept. for in town deliveries. Hours will vary. Must have CLEAN driving record and a dependable vehicle. Apply at the Mount Vernon News, 18 East Vine Street. No phone calls.

Large commercial concrete contractor looking for crew members, experience a plus but willing to train. Call today and start tomorrow. 614-668-0038


Rands Trucking located in Mount Vernon, OH is currently accepting applications for Driving positions OTR and limited Regional work.  Rands offers a competitive pay and benefits package.  Experience preferred, Clean MVR.  To learn more about employment opportunities at Rands Trucking please call Guy at:
800-458-9128 ext. 271
or apply at:

Delivery Positions Available Must have CLEAN
driving record.

Apply in person at:
Connell's Furniture

8425 Blackjack Rd.
Mount Vernon
(NO phone calls, please)

Dedicated Runs Available for Drivers living in the Columbus area.
Weekly Home Time.
Newer Equipment.
1 year OTR experience, 22 years old, CDL-A.

Work for a Strong and
Stable Company

Looking for regional drivers, home every weekend. Must have CDL Class A, HazMat, minimum tractor trailer driving experience, good MVR, excellent wage and benefit package.

Contact Mike:
or go to:

RN Unit Manager
A progressive long-term and rehabilitative- care community is seeking an RN to join our care partner team as the Unit Manager serving the rehabilitation suites. Our care partner team members are committed to providing quality care and improving quality of life for all of the elders we serve.   Along with clinical tasks, Unit Managers are for responsible for cultivating relationships with Elders, families and staff to provide a safe and welcoming home.
Our commitment is to continue our legacy of caring as we pioneer through the pathways of culture change. 
If you are excited about changes in the industry come be part of our transformation towards resident directed care. Enthusiastic applicants can apply by submitting their resume and salary requirements to:
The Ohio Eastern Star Home 1451 Gambier Road
Mount Vernon, OH 43050
Attn: Human Resources

The Knox County Career Center is seeking educational aides for the 2014-2015 school year for the Automotive Technology program and the Digital Media program. Please contact Robert Kirk at: 740-397-5820, ext.3232 for additional information.
Applications are available at the Knox County Career Center, 306 Martinsburg Road, Mt. Vernon or on our website:
Look for the applications under “Employment”

Part-Time Entry Level Position Prepress area of the Mount Vernon News. Qualifications include: Macintosh proficiency, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat experience preferred. Quark XPress and InDesign experience helpful. Good organization and the ability to be a team player. If interested please send resume, PDF portfolio samples and salary requirements to: Mount Vernon News, P.O. Box 791, Mount Vernon, OH 43050 Attention: Joshua Worster or email to:


Drivers: Local P&D &
Linehaul Openings!
Great Home-Time, Pay,
Benefits! CDL-A with/Hazmat, Twins, 1year Experience
Required (EOE/AA)
 Old Dominion Freight Line
Call Bob Craker:  
1-614-491-3903, x343

#5156 & #5259

Dependable boy, girl or adult that lives on or near Adamson, Ames, Delano, Parrott, and Spruce Streets in Mount Vernon needed to deliver the Mount Vernon News. Please call 397-5333 and ask for Circulation if you are interested in either or both of these routes.

TKS Contracting, a leader in erecting pre-engineered buildings, is looking for Erectors. Must be 21 or older, not afraid of heights. For more information call 740-627-1453.

Two Class A Regional Drivers needed, home weekends, all computer miles paid, loaded & empty. Call (740) 504-5555, leave a message if no answer.

Drivers: CDL-A :
$1,000+ weekly with
Tour Route. 500-miles/day - GREAT HOME TIME!
Owner Operators welcome. DRIVE LIKE A BOSS.

Direct Care staff needed for persons with Developmental Disabilities. Full-time 2-1/2 days, split & evening shifts available. Must have high school diploma or GED, valid driver’s license, be at least 21 years old & pass pre-hire background check & drug screen.
Concepts in Community
Living, Inc.
710 S. Main St., Suite D
Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
740-392-2211 x 8

A local well-established family owned grain farm is currently seeking an experienced seasonal truck driver to assist with harvest. Hourly wage based on experience. Send reply to Drawer # 99543 , c/o the Mount Vernon News, P.O. Box 791, Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Sprint by PW Stores
is looking for candidates to handle customer wireless situations and solutions. Hourly wage with commission incentive, health benefits. Apply at: press on careers.

Drivers: CDL-A Relay Route. Limited Openings-!
$45k+ per year.
Home DAILY! Paid Vacations. Part-time also available

MECHANIC needed full-time to work in Danville auto repair shop. Must have own tools and experience. Call (740) 501-5044 for more information.

Project Manager

Full-time position with benefits to assist executive director and other senior administrators in a public behavioral healthcare setting. Evidence of strong communication, planning, and project management skills with experience in customer service and public relations, social media and web management, and data management and evaluation. Office management experience helpful.

Qualifications: Associate degree required, Bachelors preferred, in administration, public relations, management, or communications and 3+ years of proven related office and project management experience including data management; excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to work well on teams and with the public; must be proficient in Microsoft Office. Valid driver’s license required.

Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to SEARCH, MHR Board, 1435 West Main Street, Suite B, Newark, Ohio 43055 or e-mail to:
Deadline for submission is September 26, 2014. EOE

Class A or B CDL
needed. Must be able to
pass a drug screen and
have a good driving record.
Apply in person at:
Parrott St.,
or Ellis Bros., Howard St.
in Mount Vernon

Phonathon Manager

Kenyon College seeks a Phonathon Manager. Only online applications will be accepted. For job posting and to apply electronically please visit:

Accounts Payable Clerk

Kokosing Construction Company is currently searching for an Accounts Payable Clerk to assist with processing payments to vendors and subcontractors. Applicant must be customer-service oriented and possess excellent problem-solving and data-entry skills. Position also requires strong computer skills and work ethic and the ability to work independently. Prefer 2-3 years of accounts payable related experience. Kokosing offers a competitive wage and benefit package.
Submit resume to:
Fax: 740-694-1481
P.O. Box 226
Fredericktown, Ohio 43019.

Substance Abuse Counselor

40 hours per week. Provides assessment, individual and group counseling for adults. Bachelor’s Degree in related field with LICDCIII licensure preferred. Send resumes to:
Attn: D. Cline
106 E. Gambier St.
Mount Vernon, OH 43050
Deadline for applying is
October 4, 2014



REM Ohio is currently accepting applications for PT/FT Direct Service Professionals for a
program in Mount Vernon.
• Dependable and dedicated trained staff are needed to work with active adults who happen to have developmental disabilities.
• All applicants must have a HS diploma (or GED), and valid Driver’s License with reliable vehicle. Will be subject to BCII criminal record search.
• We offer Paid Training and Orientation, and Benefit Options.
Wage $8.75/hr. and weekend shift incentive.

If you are ready to make the difference in the lives of others, complete an application online at:

Refer to Req# 14000183
Call Mark Pierro at:
for additional information

Sunbury Company in need
of Mig or Tig Welders with
Call (740) 965-2888


Dependable boy, girl or adult that lives on or near Mount Vernon Ave., Martinsburg Road, and Cliff, East, Pearl, Pine and South McKenzie Streets in Mount Vernon needed to deliver the Mount Vernon News. Please call 397-5333 and ask for Circulation if you are interested in this route.

Local Growing Manufacturing Firm now hiring qualified Welders/Fabricator, for 1st shift. Send resume or apply at: 105 Progress Drive, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

Experienced Plumber, with a minimum 2 years experience. Must have clean driving record. Call (740) 392-3170

ViaQuest Residential Services is now hiring Support Services Specialist in Knox and Licking counties.
We have both full-time and part-time opportunities as well as 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift.
For more information and to apply please visit our website
and click the “Careers” tab.
Or to go directly to our Support Services Specialist posting please visit:


Full-time position
~ ~ ~

$8.00/hour starting pay.
Lunches provided.
$8.50 after 90 days
plus paid health insurance premiums!
Mail resumes to:
P.O. Box 803
112 Gaskin Ave.
Gambier, Ohio 43022
or fax to:

Earn $$$ helping MDs! Process medical claims from home. Call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot medical billing scams. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Mount Vernon News and the Federal Trade Commission.

Knox County Head Start
Substitute Teachers

Knox County Head Start, Inc. is seeking reliable, long-term Substitute Teachers and Assistant Teachers to cover for medical leaves on an as-needed basis, serving preschool and/or infant/toddler classrooms in Knox County. Responsibilities include providing high quality care and education and maintaining the safety and well-being of children in the classroom and on the bus.

This is a part-time and non-benefited position. Minimum qualification is a High School Diploma or GED for assistant positions and an Associate Degree in early childhood education for teaching positions. Classroom experience with young children is preferred.

Applications may be
downloaded from
or picked up at the
administrative offices,
11700 Upper Gilchrist Road.

Send completed resumes and applications to:
Human Resources, KCHS
P.O. Box 1225
Mount Vernon, OH 43050
or e-mail to

KCHS is an
Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in hiring or enrolling children.


Dependable boy, girl or adult who lives in or near the Buckeye Addition in Mount Vernon needed to deliver the Mount Vernon News. Please call 397-5333 and ask for Circulation if you are interested in this route.

New Dermatology Office In Mount Vernon looking for a part time MA, LPN, or RN to assist doctor in patient care. Also looking for a medical receptionist.

Flexible schedule, competitive pay and benefits, excellent work environment.

Office is opening in January. Must be willing to drive to Dublin for first 2 months to train.

Please email resume to:

Motor Route Available!

Must have proof of insurance, valid driver’s license and dependable transportation.

Stop in at the Mount Vernon News at: 18 E. Vine St., 9a.m.-4p.m., Monday through Friday.
No phone calls, please!

CDL Class A Tanker


Dependable boy, girl or adult that lives on or near Clay and South Main Streets and Newark and Martinsburg Roads in Mount Vernon needed to deliver the Mount Vernon News. Please call 397-5333 and ask for Circulation if you are interested in this route.

Saunder’s Trucking
in Marengo is looking for seasonal and full-time CDL-A Drivers, tanker endorsement required, with good driving record. Peterbilt Trucks and home time. Bi-weekly W-2 pay with vacation, insurance alotment, etc. Call Ted at (419)560-8733

Local insurance agency looking to hire full-time insurance sales person. Qualified candidates will have at least one year property and casualty sales experience. Salary commensurate with experience. Send resume to: Drawer # 03467 , c/o the Mount Vernon News, P.O. Box 791, Mount Vernon, OH 43050

First Responders and EMTs
Needed for an industrial facility

Must be 18 with a clear driving record, High School Diploma or GED. Starting rate is $11.00 an hour and we are offering a $150.00 probationary bonus for qualifying applicants. Call Dottie at: 740-829-4233 or fax resumes to 740-829-4218.


Looking for mature individuals with good work ethics, for part-time residential and commercial cleaning work. Background checks are required. 15 to 20 hours per week, possibly more, working with a partner. Send reply with resume to: Drawer # 03468 , c/o the Mount Vernon News, P.O. Box 791, Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Drivers: CDL-A. Average $52,000 per year plus.
Excellent Home Time +
Weekends. Monthly Bonuses up to $650. 5,000 with APUs
for YOUR Comfort + E-Logs. Excellent Benefits.
100% no touch. 877-704-3773

J & B Exterior Construction LLC., is looking for carpenters with a minimum of two years experience. Please contact Joe at (740) 398-0181