Be Career Ready Too! | Newsletter 3

College and Career Ready Students One Brick at a Time!

From the Desk of Valentine Torres

Students if you are looking for assistance on this newsletter on how to apply to a specific job or if you need tips do not hesitate to email to make an appointment.


Ms. Torres


At Hobart High School we strive to have our Brickies college and career ready too.

This newsletter will be released monthly highlighting career opportunities available to our students.

***Should you happen to know of any employers who are looking to hire students please send that information to vtorres@hobart.k12.in.us

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Indeed.com

Explore this website for part-time work within the Hobart/Merrillville/Portage area. On this website you can create a profile and upload a resume. Let us know how we can help you!

SALES ASSOCIATE in HOBART, IN

Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each and every day.The Sales Associate acts as a point of contact for our customers. The duties of the Sales Associate include assisting customers in locating and purchasing merchandise, operating the cash register, stocking merchandise, recovering merchandise, cleaning the store, and performing other duties as assigned by the Store Manager to maximize store profitability and customer satisfaction while protecting company assets.

Apply Online https://retail-dollargeneral.icims.com/jobs/120146/sales-associate-in-hobart%2c-in/job?hub=12

Holiday Retail Sales Associate | Southlake Mall | Hobart, IN

Description

Looking to join a winning team this holiday season? Our teammates create a lasting impact on their communities through sport and we want you to be a part of making a difference this holiday season!

Our Teammates Enjoy:

  • Discount up to 25% off
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Opportunities for Growth

We have Part-time and Temporary Positions Available!

https://www.dickssportinggoods.jobs/jobs/10191932/holiday-retail-sales-associate-merrillville-in/#tab-id-1

Seasonal Retail Sales Associate | Kohl's | Merrillville, IN | Southlake Mall Plaza

ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • “Smiles and Says Hi!” Greets all customers and associates, assists in a friendly, courteous manner and adheres to the “Yes We Can” policy efficiently resolving customer’s questions and requests

  • Consistently uses the 5 step GREAT program while interacting with customers: Greets and Engages Customer, Requests Credit, Explains Savings, Asks to Complete the Survey and Thanks the Customer

  • Able to learn and adapt to current technology to assist customer needs

  • Delivers the highest level of customer service through effective problem solving

  • Solicits, opens and activates Kohl’s Charge applications and loyalty programs

  • Ensures that all cash handling procedures are done in accordance to policy and procedure

  • Complete transactions accurately and efficiently while engaging customers

  • Flexible and willing to cross-train and work in other areas of the store, as needed


QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds on an occasional to frequent basis

  • Ability to spend up to 100% of work time standing or moving about the departments. Physical activities include bending, stooping, lifting, climbing, carrying, walking and/or reaching on a frequent basis

  • Adherence to Kohl's policy and procedures

  • Regular attendance

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Basic math and reading skills, legible handwriting and attention to detail

  • Ability to work as part of a team and interact effectively with others


PREFERRED

  • Prior retail experience

  • Comfortable with the use of technology consistently while performing the required tasks

https://careers.kohls.com/job/KLHKUSR94447/Seasonal-Retail-Sales-Associate?utm_source=indeed&utm_medium=phenom-feeds

Disney Store: Sales Associate (Seasonal) | Southlake Mall | Hobart, IN (18+)

Responsibilities:

The Seasonal Cast Member role is a temporary assignment that will begin in late September and conclude in mid-January. A seasonal position does not guarantee an offer of a permanent position with Disney Store. This is a part-time, non exempt position. The Seasonal Cast Member’s primary responsibility is to ensure our Guests have “The Best Retail Experience in the World”. This is done by engaging and providing Guests with an Entertaining and Magical experience.
  • Supports Disney Store Mission, “Creating Magical Moments for Guests of all Ages”
  • Connects with Guests by asking open-ended questions to assess Guest needs and make appropriate suggestions
  • Contributes to a high energy, fast paced environment that provides Guests with an entertaining, fun and dynamic experience
  • Assists Guests in finding solutions that best meet their needs while leveraging all available resources including Disneystore.com
  • Consistently treats all Guests and Cast Members with respect and contributes to a positive work environment
  • Takes a proactive role in maintaining Disney brand standards in Guest engagement, visual and housekeeping
  • Performs cash wrap and mobile POS duties in an efficient and timely manner while maintaining a high level of Guest Service
  • Participates in the processing of shipment, replenishment of the sales floor, and additional operational tasks based on the needs of the business
  • Upholds all company policies as outlined in the Standard Operating Procedures, Employee Policy Manual and Code of Business Conduct
  • Promotes and maintains a safe working and shopping environment
  • Retail/Service experience preferred and ability to demonstrate strong Guest-focused engagement on and off the sales floor
  • Demonstrated success working as a member of a team
  • Ability to receive feedback and take action when appropriate
  • Must maintain a professional appearance and meet Disney Store grooming guidelines

Basic Qualifications:

  • Available to work a flexible schedule that meets the needs of the business including overnights, evenings, holidays, weekends and call-in shifts (if permitted)
  • Must be available a minimum of two (2) shifts Monday through Friday and have weekend availability that meets the needs of the Store’s business
  • Job may require lifting boxes that weigh up to 45 lbs. and climbing a ladder
  • Must be able to submit verification of legal right to work in the United States
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

Apply Online https://jobs.disneycareers.com/job/-/-/391/13498863?codes=INDEED

Merchandise and Stocking Associate | Sam's Club | Hobart, IN

What you'll do...

Do you like to work on your feet and keep things neat and organized? Our merchandise & stocking associates connect all of the dots to make sure members can find everything they have on their shopping list. From every day needs to special occasions, members need you, as their mini tour guide, to take them that special product. Depending on the shift you work, your job could include moving inventory in the backroom, unloading trucks, or helping members while stocking shelves. From hot trucks in the summer to filling ice cream in the freezer, this fast-paced job can be physically demanding - it’s like being paid to go to the gym! Be a part of a great team with a common goal – making sure members can find more of what they love, for less.

You will sweep us off our feet if:
• You thrive in fast-paced environments
• You keep member satisfaction as your top priority
• You’re comfortable with change and quickly adapt to different work scenarios
• You’re a problem solver who tackles obstacles head-on to ensure each task is completed with excellence
• You are able to pick up boxes and other heavy objects weighing more than 50 pounds

You will make an impact by:
• Promptly unloading trucks
• Assisting fellow associates as needed throughout the store
• Sorting and stocking products on shelves and in the backroom
• Engaging with vendors and drivers with a positive attitude
• Maintaining a clean, neat, and member-ready area
The merchandise & stocking associate role is a great way to kick-off your career journey with Sam’s Club. Apply now!
Minimum Qualifications: Forklift Certification within 90 days of job entry date. 6 months retail experience and 6 months customer service experience.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full job description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

Apply Online https://walmart.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/WalmartExternal/job/US-IN-MERRILLVILLE-08174-SAMS-CLUB/Merchandise-and-Stocking-Associate_R-04333-2

Internship at Hobart Fire Dept

Hobart Fire Dept is looking for an intern! Do you have good time management and pay attention to detail?

Contact Chief Randal Smith - 219.942.4992, ext 2353

Asst. Chief John Papka - 219.942.4992, ext 2351. City Cell - 219.406.6949

email: jpapkahfd@yahoo.com

American Eagle Outfitters [AE Brand Ambassador] (Sales Associate) Merrillville (Southlake Mall)

The Brand Ambassador is responsible for generating sales by providing the customer with an exceptional shopping experience. Brand Ambassadors truly act as the face and voice of our Company, build brand recognition, and successfully promote our product through the engagement of customers in meaningful ways to increase our Company’s brand awareness and to generate sales. The Brand Ambassador is expected to role model AEO values and AEO Customer First behaviors in all actions and interactions in order to create a positive Customer First experience.



POSITION TITLE: Brand Ambassador
REPORTS TO: Store Leadership Team
STATUS: Part Time

https://aeo.jobs/jobs/ae-brand-ambassador-sales-associate-us-33316?src=JB-10260

Vans PT Sales Associate | Southlake Mall | Hobart, IN

Vans: Be a Part of the Original “It was never about waving the brand like a flag, it was always about the people” – Paul Van Doren Vans is the original action sports footwear company, rooted in authenticity and creativity. Founded in 1966, Vans has thrived on a legacy of impacting our greater community through four pillars: action sports, music, art and street culture. We are constantly inspired by the expressive creators within our company and community as they bring new and innovative perspectives to help shape and transform the future of our business.

https://vfc.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/vfc_careers/job/USCA--USA--Indiana--Merrillville-388---VAN/Vans-PT-Sales-Associate--Store--388-Westfield-Southlake-Mall-in-Merrillville--IN-_R-20190514-VAN-EVGN289-1?source=Indeed

Sales Associate | Beauty Advisor | Sally Beauty - Hobart, IN

The Sales Associate/Beauty Advisor will focus on one primary objective – creating a memorable shopping experience for our customers. We are continually searching for passionate beauty lovers that want to help our customer through their beauty experience. Whether assisting with hair color, cosmetics, skin care, or nails, we want you to be the advisor on our customer’s journey. It takes knowledge and training – which Sally Beauty will go above and beyond to provide. You bring your passion and personality – we will do the rest!

https://my.peoplematter.com/mja/sallybeauty/JobApp/Identification?alias=sallybeauty&JobOpenings=7b734821-1a01-458b-af8a-a96e016cf9c5

Retail Store Associate|CVS Health|Hobart, IN

The Retail Store Associate position provides an opportunity, in a leading retail setting, to excel in a growing, high impact, customer focused role, working both independently and as a member of a team, to positively impact the lives of others.

Required Qualifications

  • At least 16 years of age

https://jobs.cvshealth.com/ShowJob/Id/105043/Retail%20Store%20Associate?utm_campaign=&utm_source=Indeed&rx_campaign=indeed0&rx_group=106206&rx_job=20459BR&rx_source=Indeed&utm_medium=recruitics_organic

Michaels | Hobart, IN

Making Creativity Happen!

Help customers shop our store and be able to find what they're looking for. Ensure all customers receive a fast and friendly checkout experience. Maintain store recovery standards to deliver our Brand Promises. Prevent shrink with friendly service.

https://basil.peopleanswers.com/pa-testing-web/login/handoff?mobileCode=73336228&src=&isFromPortal=false&jobs=816796&destination=testLogIn&forceLoginExisting=false&positionPositionTypeId=661153&locale=en&businessUnitId=45&geoIdsStr=26306&companyId=166&r=&invite=&lang=1&job=816796%3A1-26306

Beauty Advisor | Ulta Beauty Center | Hobart, IN

Applications submitted for this position will be considered for a seasonal role after September 8, 2019.

Ulta Beauty takes great pride in continually searching for passionate beauty lovers, with unique qualities and skills, to join our team. We invite you to submit your application as we may have positions open now or in the near future, depending on current business needs.

GENERAL SUMMARY & SCOPE

The Beauty Advisor is under direct supervision of store management. This individual is responsible for providing an exceptional experience for all ULTA guests by engaging each guest to determine their individual needs, keeping fixtures stocked with merchandise, maintaining overall store cleanliness and completing tasks as assigned.

http://careers.ulta.com/posting/beauty-advisor/6591/

Brand Associate | Old Navy | Hobart, IN


About the Role

As a Brand Associate, you’re an integral part of our team and bring our brand to life for our customers. You’re responsible for engaging and connecting with our customers by providing excellent customer service resulting in brand loyalty. You’re an expert in product and use your knowledge and experience to educate, inform, inspire and wardrobe the customer. Through collaboration with your leadership team, you’ll deliver a best-in-class customer experience using an omni-channel approach.



https://corporate.gapinc.com/en-us/jobs/28/54/brand-associate-crossings-at-hobart?utm_source=&utm_medium=&src=&utm_source=indeed&utm_medium=organic&src=JB-10324

Journeys Part-Time Sales Associate | Southlake Mall | Hobart, IN

WHY WORK FOR SHOES?

  • We’re committed to our people – we want you to succeed!
  • We offer rapid promotions for top performers – we promote from within.
  • Tangible results of your hard work reflected in your paycheck… Work Hard- Make Good Money, Work Harder- Make GREAT Money!
  • Compensation includes base pay, sales commission, and bonus potential.
  • Great Store Environment
  • Excellent Benefits
  • We are fun, a bit irreverent and encourage you to embrace your individuality.



https://wfa.kronostm.com/index.jsp?POSTING_ID=46176243587&LOCATION_ID=46175646770&locale=en_US&SEQ=postingLocationDetails&applicationName=JourneysNonReqExt&source=ContactSources.IJB&SpecificSource=ContactSources.IJB.SpecificSources.Indeed

Sales Associate | Champs Sports | Southlake Mall | Hobart, IN

You shop here all the time. So why not work here? As part of a team, your primary focus is to create a warm and friendly shopping environment by providing extreme customer service. You will be accountable for knowing and achieving personal productivity goals, to divisions’ productivity standards.


https://www.sneakerjobs.com/us/en/job/FLINUS21545/Sales-Associate

Brand Ambassador | Hollister Co. | Southlake Mall | Hobart, IN

Brand Representative
As a sales associate in the front room you will greet customers. Therefore, you must have an engaging customer service skills. You should also have good quality in communication and possess eagerness to learn more about the product knowledge too. Furthermore you will work as a cashier. You’ll pull out the sensors of the clothes they want to buy and help customers with their purchases.


https://careers.hollisterco.com/jobapp-web-lite/restart.action?brand=3

Host | Chili's | Hobart, IN | Southlake Mall | Valparaiso, IN

Does your list of 3 favorite things in life consist of people, people and more people? Then we have an opening for you. Host? Hostess? More like welcoming committee on the USS Pepper. Get ready to provide warm welcomes, great dining experiences and heartfelt thanks – and have a great time while you’re doing it.

As a Host/Hostess your job includes:

  • Welcoming Guests
  • Managing the wait list
  • Communicating Guest concerns to the Manager as appropriate
  • Answering telephone within 3 rings and directing calls

https://www.chilisjobs.com/job/5640155/host-southlake-erj-hobart-in/


https://www.chilisjobs.com/job/5648349/host-valparaiso-erj-valparaiso-in/

Olive Garden | Southlake Mall | Hobart, IN

We're All Family Here!


At Olive Garden, family is not just something. Family is everything.

Host Benefits At A Glance:


  • Weekly pay

  • Competitive pay

  • Flexible schedules

  • Ongoing training

  • Meal discount

https://jobs.olivegarden.com/search/jobdetails/host/c846dde1-2f37-4320-80d0-66f4692794b6?s_cid=indeed&afid=cb903440-1fd6-4109-ac57-136750f81f2b&codes=1-INDEED

Host | Applebees | Portage, IN | Merrillville, IN | Valpariso, IN

Applebee’s Service Promise Expectations:
  • Make Friendly, Personal Connections
  • Keep it Clean and Comfortable
  • Set the Pace and be Attentive
  • Make it Right, Serve it Fast
  • Find it, Fix it
Qualification Standards:
1. Reading, writing and verbal communication skills required.
2. Mobility required during the entire shift.
3. Transports and carries objects (such as high-chair) up to 15 pounds up to 15 times a shift.

*Apply in person

KFC

We are currently hiring for:

  • COOKS
  • CASHIERS
  • SHIFT SUPERVISORS


Inquire within at;

  • 1475 S. Lake Park Ave. Hobart, IN 46342
  • 7770 E. Ridge Rd. Hobart, IN 46342


Email resume to:

c.knuckey.kfc@gmail.com


Bilingual skills are a plus!

Indiana Farm Jobs – Harvest and Seasonal Work

Meaningful career opportunities persist in the Indiana agricultural industry. Supervisor job openings and management work often attract job seekers with previous agriculture experience.

Glassdoor

Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites has updated their list of the 50 Best Jobs in America for 2019.


https://www.glassdoor.com/List/Best-Jobs-in-America-LST_KQ0,20.htm

Next Level Jobs - Free training

Next Level Jobs provides Hoosiers with free state-wide training in high-paying, in-demand industries. Next Level Jobs also provides Indiana employers with reimbursements up to $50,000 to train their employees in these high-growth fields.


https://www.nextleveljobs.org/

Indiana Plan

The Indiana Plan's mission is to address and correct the problem of low minority participation in the union building trades. To do this, we offer comprehensive services for both the signatory contractors who work with us to find recruits, and also for the minority and women workers we help train and find jobs in the union construction industry in Indiana.


http://www.indianaplan.org/

We Build NWI!


We Build Northwest Indiana was created as a resource for individuals interested in career opportunities within the construction and maintenance industry. Some career opportunities may require a college degree while most require a comprehensive training and education program known as apprenticeship. Successful applicants generally possess three common attributes:

  • They have a strong work ethic
  • They are responsible
  • They are dedicated to being the best


http://webuildnwi.com/index.html