Area Job Opportunities for The University of Akron [Wayne College] Students & Alumni

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*Employers can send job listings by e-mail or fax Wendy Cundiff at 330-684-8989 (digital format preferred)

Posted 03/12/2020
Temp to Hire Positions (FT)
In the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak throughout the World, a local employer in GOJO Industries, makers of Purell Hand Sanitizer is faced with a significant challenge in meeting the nation's and world's supply-demand. Wooster, Ohio is home to one of the largest Purell Manufacturing and Distribution centers in the World and the company could use your help to combat this pandemic!

CAN YOU HELP? Do you know someone who would be interested in working at the GOJO Wooster Campus and assist with the production and distribution of Purell throughout the nation? The need for support is NOW more than ever before! Hours are extremely flexible (part-time hours) and the positions vary. This is a GREAT opportunity to connect with a quality employer in Wooster and a great way to assist in a time of need.

How to Apply:
For temp to hire positions-Call 330-869-1385 or log onto
Apply for full-time positions at…
330-869-1385 text or phone

Posted 03/6/2020
Extruder and Compounding Operators (FT)
Are you looking to join a growing local company? Radici Plastics USA Inc is a manufacturing company in Wadsworth that is proud to offer our employees great benefits along with 10 paid holidays throughout the year. We are currently hiring full-time second and third shift Extruder and Compounding Operators, starting at $14.50/hr!
Do you have a strong work ethic, can safely follow work procedures, and enjoy being part of a team? We would like to speak with you about one of our open positions available!
Duties include:
 Be able to understand nomenclature and identify assorted materials.
 Sets up all feeders/machine to set-up sheet (lbs. per hour/per extruder capability).
 Operates and performs job duties in the safest manner possible; reports and corrects all unsafe conditions; report/correct irregularities in processes.
 Operates a tow motor to load feeders and move materials.
 Conducts themselves as a team player assisting co-workers as needed.
 Monitor and document profiles: temps, extruder, screw speeds, feed rates, proper materials, etc.
 Operates extruder at the highest level achievable to make a quality product, ensuring proper machine maintenance and use.
 Verify packaging and temperatures are per process setup sheet and schedule.
 Work cleanly and accurately to prevent product contamination.
 Help prepare the next shift for success by assembling product boxes.
 Assist in material prep when needed.
 Assist maintenance personnel as requested to keep machine downtime to a minimum.
 Other duties as assigned.
f interested, please email a resume to Laura Kalamets, HR Generalist at Interested candidates may also apply on Indeed by typing Radici Plastics in the search bar to access all of our current openings.

Human Resources Generalist
Radici High Performance Polymers
Radici Plastics USA, Inc 960 Seville Road – Wadsworth, Ohio 44281 - USA
Tel: 330 336 7611 - Fax: 330 335 5029 -

Posted 03/4/2020
Part-Time Page (Library Materials shelver) (PT)
$8.70 per hour
Primary responsibility is shelving materials and shelf-reading. A complete job description is available at the Information Desk or at
Ability to communicate effectively, able to arrange items alphabetically and numerically, able to stand for long periods of time, able to lift, push, and pull a light to moderate load, able to work a flexible schedule.

Applications are available at the Information Desk or at Submit completed application to Pearl Gasser by 6 p.m. on Friday, March 13, 2020. Applications may be e-mailed to, mailed, or dropped off at 230 North Main Street, Orrville.
Posted 02/28/2020
Management Trainee (FT)
Corporate Headquarters –Lexington, Kentucky
Position – Management Trainee Full-Time


Local Overstock Warehouse
Retail not manufacturing
Furniture – we are in 6 locations in 3 states
Known as innovative in this business
Planning on expanding into new states
Looking for competent, motivated leaders in order to expand

People who value Enterprise over Entitlements
Those who want to be in on the ground floor of a major expansion.
Someone who wants their earnings and upward mobility based on their work effort and results and not limited by a predetermined pay/advancement scale
People who want to Succeed rather than Show up
Someone who wants to be running an entire operation in 2 years

For more information about us, google LOCALOVERSTOCKWAREHOUSE and click on About Us.

For questions or to set up an on-campus interview, email OHMAIGC@GMAIL.COM

Posted 1/24/20
Valor Home - Support Worker Positions (PT)
Valor Home in Akron, we are a transitional housing facility for homeless male veterans. We are currently hiring for part time work for a support worker position. Our support workers are the go to staff in the house and help staff us 24/7 in 8 hour shifts of 8:00AM-4:00PM, 4:00PM-12:00AM, and 12:00AM-8:00AM. They are the ones that answer the phone, help the guys if they need anything, responsible for room inspections and curfew checks, record incoming donations, and other office work tasks. Our support workers really are the backbone to our agency! We would love to hire your students and this is a great stepping stone to get your foot in the door with an organization that promotes hiring other positions within. If you have anyone interested in some part time work I have provided the link where they can apply, I can also be reached by email or via phone at 330-773-7000 EXT.104 for any questions or any help with applying.

Amanda Baker
Assistant Program Manager-Veterans Services
Valor Home Summit
Phone: (330) 773-7000
Fax: (330) 773-7007

Posted 1/22/20
Akron Zoo - Seasonal - Guest Services, Custodial, Groundskeeping, Education (PT)
Seasonal Job Fair with Walk-in Interviews on
Saturday February 8 and Sunday February 9 from 9 am - 12 pm.