Sunday, May 19, 2013
A list of eight best-paying summer jobs. Provided by Jobs at AOL.
It isn't always easy, but if you have the right tools in your hand, you can find a decent seasonal job. Those looking for some summer work are in lucky. Patch has the perfect tool, and of course information, to help you land that sweet summer gig. The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By David Schepp Getting a summer job is a rite of passage for many young people. In addition to earning wages to help pay for tuition or make car payments, it's where many first-time employees learn the fundamentals of work -- showing up on time, teamwork, communicating effectively, managing workloads and more. But summer jobs can also be fun, giving teenagers an opportunity to bond and hang out with a group of people beyond their schools and …
Thursday, May 2, 2013
State's governor says some are unemployed because they've taken illegal drugs.
Pennsylvania's governor has a new explanation for high unemployment rates. He says many of the unemployed can't pass a simple drug test. In a recent radio talk show, Gov. Tom Corbett said that while some of the state's issue with unemployment is a result of training for the new century's jobs, another has to do with applicants' abilities to pass a drug test. "We can't find anybody that has passed a drug test in a while," Corbett told PAMatters.com that employers have explained to him. Corbett relayed this on its live show. The governor said it is a "serious problem." According to ThinkProgress.org, the "number of people working in Pennsylvania tumbled by about 14,000 in March, following a drop of 6,000 in February."
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
The library is now hiring for a circulation desk attendant. Apply via email by April 30.
Wednesday, April 10
Lansdale Public Library wants to give you a job. The library at Vine Street and Susquehanna Avenue is seeking candidates for a part-time circulation desk attendant. The rate is $7.50 an hour for 15 to 20 hours a week, including some Saturdays. Interested candidates must be able to multitask and maintain a calm demeanor in a fast-paced library environment. If this sounds like the job for you, email a letter of interest and a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 30.
Friday, February 22, 2013
Lansdale Borough Council has a tradition in recognizing employees for milestone anniversaries. That tradition was repeated Wednesday night.
Lansdale Borough Council President Matt West and Borough Manager Timi Kirchner Wednesday night recognized three borough employees for their milestone employments. "It's a bit of a tradition," West said. "Every quarter, we recognize borough employees that have achieved significant employee milestones." Honored at the meeting were: Subscribe to our free daily newsletter | Follow us on Facebook | Follow us @LansdalePatch| Follow us on Instagram | Check out our YouTube page|
Monday, January 14, 2013
Looking for a new job in the new year? Here's who's hiring now.
Monday, January 14
LANSDALE Auto Detailer - A car dealership is interested in filling a general labor and auto detailer position.Applicants should have experience in the industry. Responsibilities will include prepping vehicles for sale, maintaining the condition of vehicles on the dealership, general cleaning and upkeep. Personal Care Assistant - Easter Seals of Southeastern PA has an opening for a part time aide to a young child. Must be familiar working with children of special needs. Preferred if you live near Lansdale. High school diploma or equivalent required, college course work in the area of special education or equivalent is preferred. Restaurant Help - Molly Maguire's in Lansdale and Phoenixville are looking to fill the following positions: …