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Here are this week's Featured Job Opportunities! 

(Week ending May 7th) 

Integrated Community Alternatives Network (ICAN) is hiring Kids Otsego Service Coordinators! 
Minimum Experience Required: 2 years
Job Description: Integrated Community Alternatives Network (ICAN), a Community-based WRAPAROUND provider of Social and Mental Health services with emphasis on treating the client in a family context, is currently seeking innovative and experienced applicants to fill multiple Kids Otsego Service Coordinator positions in the Kids Otsego program.
Duties & Responsibilities:
• Conducts outreach to engage clients and assist families with an understanding of agency philosophy and policies.
• Responsible to travel within the county and meet with clients within homes and schools.
• Links clients and their families to appropriate resources and services in a timely and coordinated manner.
• Assists the client and family with the development, implementation and monitoring of their individualized service plan of schedules meetings to review, revise and discuss such plans as required.
• Schedules monthly team meetings with the family, service providers and any other individuals identified as a team member.
• Acts as a liaison between client and family, agency personnel, DSS staff and other service providers as necessary and appropriate.
• Provides advocacy for the development of services and resources that do not currently exist within the community but are deemed necessary.
• Identifies and utilizes both formal and informal community supports and networks.
• Completes all required documentation in a comprehensive and timely manner as required by DSS and KO regulations including mandatory face-to-face contacts.
• Attends agency in-services, workshops and seminars as required.
• Attends family court as necessary.
• Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in human services or mental health field from four-year college or university.
• At least two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest, resume, and list of professional references at our ICAN Career Center at
• Competitive salary with excellent benefits, with a sign-on bonus opportunity.
• Normal work day hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm.
ICAN is an equal opportunity employer.
Job Location: 197 Main St
Cooperstown, New York
Pay: $40,000.00 Yearly
Benefits: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vacation, Retirement/Pension
Hours per Week: 40
Duration: Full Time, Regular
Work Days: Monday thru Friday
Shift: First (Day)
Minimum Education Required: Bachelor's Degree
Driver Licenses, Including Endorsements: Class D (Operator)
To apply, contact the employer on-line:

Gerster Trucking, Inc. is hiring CDL-A Drivers!
Job Description: CDL-A Drivers needed locally. Will start every day at Davenport Center location. Will be home every night. Driver must have Tank Endorsement or be willing to obtain Tank Endorsement before starting work. Must have a CDL A License free from major traffic violations.
Benefits: Health Insurance, Vacation, Retirement/Pension
Duration: Full Time, Regular
Work Days: Work days vary
Shift: First (Day)
Minimum Education Required: Less Than High School
Driver Licenses, Including Endorsements: Class A (Truck/Tract Trailer)
To apply call: GersterTrucking, Inc (607) 278-5212

Cooperstown Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is actively seeking Dietary Aides!
Candidates need to have reliable transportation, possess a positive and caring attitude and be able to follow directions. Kitchen experience is a plus but is not necessary.
+ Portioning and serving of food items
+ Delivering meals to dining rooms
+ Cleaning of dining rooms
+ Working in the dish room and pot sink
+ Sweeping and mopping
+ Disposal of trash and recyclables
+ Inventory and Stock pantries
+ Obtain meal preferences
Centers is well known for our commitment to our employees, offering outstanding ongoing training and development, career advancement opportunities, competitive pay rates, generous compensation packages and more.
To apply visit:
or stop by our facility to fill out an application in person at 128 Phoenix Mills Rd, Cooperstown.

Brooks' Bottling Co. LLC is Hiring for Various Positions in Otsego County

Inventory Control Specialist - JOB NUMBER: NY1368124 
 Production Associates - JOB NUMBER: NY1368127 
Production Lead  - JOB NUMBER: NY1368214 
Warehouse Associate  - JOB NUMBER: NY1368129 

Click here to look up the opening on NYS JOB BANK (Paste the job number into the Job I.D. field.)

Rail Explorers Corporation is hiring Rail Bike Guides in Cooperstown
Job Description: Rail Explorers USA is currently hiring for full time and part time guides for our exciting new Cooperstown division opening this Summer! Rail Explorer guides lead guests on a scenic and thrilling ecotour of the Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad while riding our innovative motor assisted pedal bikes that literally ride the rails! Guides must be high energy and outgoing, with a positive attitude and excellent customer service skills. Training is provided on site in a fun and supportive environment by our expert staff. This position is ideal for any individual ready to get outside and exercise in a dynamic and lively work setting.
Duties include:
• Greeting and communicating with customers.
• Pedaling Rail Explorer vehicles , with motor assist, on 12 mile round trip excursions (2-4 max a day).
• Maintaining a high level of professionalism in customer service & Rail Explorers code of Ethics.
• Adhering to all COVID sanitation procedures.
• Speaking in front of guests - approximately 40-60 guests per tour, following a script.
• Learning rail safety and maintenance of rail explorer vehicles - training provided.
• Checking in guests using an online booking system.
• Punctuality is crucial. The ideal candidate will be:
• Active, and enjoy working outdoors in all weather conditions.
• Able to work closely in a team setting.
• Able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
• Adaptable, detail-oriented, and responsible. Operating Days: (subject to change)
• Late May - June: Thu-Mon (5 days)
• July - Labor Day: 7 days/week
• Sept - Early Nov: Thu-Mon (5 days)
• Must have excellent customer service skills, be safety-oriented, have a love for exercise and the outdoors, able to use computers and mobile devices effectively.
Growth within the company is possible. Part time shifts are approximately 5-8 hours long. Full time shifts are 9 to 13 hours long. Check out to learn more about us and our other locations. Rail Explorers is committed to equal employment opportunity and employee diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law and projects as assigned.
Job Location: Milford, New York
Pay: $15.00 - $15.00 Hourly
Full Time, Regular
Work Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Shift: First (Day)
Minimum Education Required: GED
To apply, contact the employer in person, by telephone, or by email:
Travis Simpson
136 E. Main St.
Milford, NY 13807
Phone:(719) 680-8862

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