Keena for Job Seekers

KEENA’s Staffing Division actively recruits for a variety of positions within a wide range of businesses and industries. We encourage you to complete our online application so that you may be entered into our growing database and considered for outstanding local positions and job opportunities.  Once you have completed the application, please feel free to contact KEENA'S Staffing Coordinator for any additional information or questions you may have regarding these positions.  

Listed below are some of the most frequently client-requested specialty areas:  

Accounting
Administrative
Auto Repair
Banking/Finance
Carpentry
Cashiers
Cooks/Chefs
Construction
Drivers – CDL
EMS
Electrical/Electricians
Restaurant Staff
Fund Raising
Graphic Resources
Human Resources
Hospitality
Insurance
IT / Computers
Laborers / Janitorial
Landscaping
Legal Field
Machine Operators
Machinists
Maintenance
Management
Manufacturing
Marketing
Mechanics
Medical Field
Medical Assembly
Painting
Payroll
Plumbing
Purchasing
Receptionist
Retail
Sales Professional
Secretarial
Warehouse

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Please feel free to contact staff@keena.com for any additional information or questions you may have regarding these positions.

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CATEGORY DESCRIPTION

Human Resources

STAFFING MANAGER 

The Staffing Manager is responsible for full life-cycle recruiting; recruit, screen and recommend and place applicants in positions of varying levels and industries. This position must possess considerable skill in recruiting, interviewing techniques, applicant tracking and customer service.  An extensive knowledge of personnel policy and procedure and federal and state laws regarding employment practices is required.

Essential Functions:

Develop and foster excellent relationships with clients to ensure customer satisfaction with staffing assistance.

Develop strategies and programs to attract candidates using traditional and non-traditional resources to identify and attract quality candidates such as career fairs, on-line job boards, community networking events, etc.

Screen applications/resumes, interview candidates (phone and in person), administer appropriate assessments, reference/background checking, make recommendations for hire and process new hire paperwork and on-boarding.

Manage expectations of both client and candidate. Mentor and motivate applicants for success with client companies.

Management of candidate activity in applicant tracking system and database.

Management of application/resume file and retention according to company policy.

Ensure compliance with all employment related federal and state laws and regulations.

Handle unemployment claims and manage exposure.

Reporting of recruitment, employment and unemployment activity to senior management.

Maintain memberships and affiliations with trade/professional organizations related to industry.

Competencies:

Client Focus

Time Management

Human Resources Capacity

Confidentiality

Problem Solving

Organizational Skills

Thoroughness

Business Acumen

Communication Proficiency

Initiative 

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • AAS degree with 5 years of Related work experience OR a minimum of 10 years experience in a staffing position with three years in a management role.
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written; Demonstrated leadership skills in a team based environment; Strong organizational and management skills.
EOE

 

 

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Information Systems

Service Integration Technician (Tier 3)

Full-time position at one of our clients position offers full benefit package to start.

Essential Duties:

Collaborate with peers to identify risks, gaps, determine level of effort and timeline, and develop execution plans.  Perform a capabilities assessment of network services and technologies including inter-dependencies to support our services.  Produce network documentation and all typical design documentation of services.

Provisioning, maintaining, monitoring, and troubleshooting all internet-related systems.

Qualifications:

History of self-sufficiency in managing core systems and services with example where candidate takes pride in the accurately completed task or project.  History of producing accurate quality administrative work that maintains services availability to customers through maintenance windows and project implementations. 

A valid drivers license is required.

Experience with large networks, redundancy design, high availability, transport networking.  Previous internet help desk, network support, network certifications (CCIE), wireless LAN/WAN and experience with passive optical networks are a plus. 

High level of experience with analyzing / resolving network problems in a timely and accurate fashion, and provide peer training to colleagues where required.

Position is located in Plattsburgh New York or possibility to work from Glens Falls, New York.

Please email chers@keena.com a copy of your resume and your salary requirements. 

KEENA is an EOE.  

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Information Systems

Internet Network Specialist

This is a full-time position with benefits for one of our clients. 

Provide Assistance for network operations.

Direct Customer Contact

Provisioning, maintaining, monitoring and troubleshooting all internet-related systems.

Level 1 and 2 help desk support

Qualifications:

Experience with LAN/WAN/WLAN, routing protocols, transport networking as well as support of servers window 2008-2012 and Linux workstations windows or mac experience required.  Previous internet help desk, network support, and network certifications are a plus. 

Qualified candidates should email chers@keena.com a copy of resume and desired salary level.

KEENA is an EOE.    

 

 

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Customer Service

Survey Takers

Local car dealer is searching for survey takers, job entails good customer service skills.  Must be friendly and outgoing with ability to stand or sit.  Temporary 3 - 4 week assignment Monday thru Saturday hours vary.  If you require a flexible schedule call or email today.  This position won't last long email chers@keena.com or call and ask about the position today.

EOE 

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Building/Grounds Maintenance

The Hyde Collection

Security Guard

Looking for a licensed security guard to perform routine rounds at The Hyde Collection.  Hours vary and pay is commensurate with experience.  Please email Chers@keena.com to apply or submit resume. 

EOE 

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Restaurant and Food Services

Restaurant Servers

Keena Staffing is currently looking for seasonal and part-time servers for resorts and restaurants in the Lake George and Fort Ann areas to begin mid-April.

1 year experience required.

Keena is an EOE. 

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Misc./Other

 COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE

We are seeking an organized, creative, and detail-driven Communications Associate to serve on the External Relations team. Reporting to the Director of External Affairs, the Communications Associate will write copy for press releases, newsletters, and the Museum’s website, as well as the primary social networks. Working collaboratively with other department members, the Associate will help with fundraising appeals, stewardship materials, grants, and acknowledgements. The Communications Associate will also be responsible for maintaining the editorial calendar and assisting staff in areas of development and marketing, from member communications to in-house signage. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, out-going, and energetic. The candidate must possess exceptional writing and communications skills, as well as strong computer skills. An interest and appreciation in the visual arts and the role of cultural institutions in the region is preferred.

Summary: Primary duty of the Communications Associate is to support the External Affairs Department, to help ensure timely, effective, and efficient communications to constituents, as well as cohesiveness in communications and branding across materials and efforts.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

·        Manage and update press contact list;

·        Assist Director of External Affairs with writing, revising, and distributing press releases;

·        Write newsletter copy, website copy, and assist with grant writing;

·        Work closely with the Marketing Associate to manage social networking activities and editorial calendar;

·        Work closely with the Development Associate in communications to members, donors, and prospects, including printing and mailing of membership cards and renewal letters, annual appeal letters, brochures, and invitations;

·        Create and/or assist Marketing Associate with marketing/communications materials such as weekly eblasts, quarterly program calendar, in-house signage, coupons, flyers, etc.;

·        Assist department with Special Events;

·        Assist with outreach activities and programs, as needed; and

·        Assist with mass mailings, as needed.

Required Skills & Abilities:

·        Exceptional writing skills;

·        Organized, creative, detail-driven, and self-motivated;

·        Excellent interpersonal skills;

·        Professional style, commitment to the organization; must be able to effectively interact with a wide variety of people; able to prioritize projects;

·        Good humored;

·        Strong computer skills working in Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel (working knowledge of Raiser’s Edge a plus);

·        Experience with email marketing tools;

·        Knowledge of social media marketing;

·        Ability to work in a collaborative manner and team environment toward supporting the organization’s mission and strategic vision.

·        Bachelor’s degree and 2-3 years related experience in writing, marketing, public relations or advertising, or equivalent.

 

Send cover letter, resume, writing sample (required), and salary requirement (required) to ChristinaG@keena.com  

EOE

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Misc./Other

      OTHER APPLICATIONS WELCOMED
  • Accounting Clerk
  • AP/AR/Payroll Specialist
  • Administrative/Receptionist
  • Chefs / Cooks
  • Computer/IT
  • Customer Service
  • Data Entry
  • General Warehouse
  • Laborers
  • Legal Administrative Assistants
  • Machine Operator/Manufacturing
  • Maintenance
  • Medical Assembly
  • Mill Workers
  • Wait staff/Hostesses
*Please Note:  Current employment opportunities may not always be posted - Please apply today to become a part of our extensive data-base and job matches!  EOE

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Misc./Other

Laborers and Janitors  - GENERAL LABOR NEEDED

Immediate openings for permanent / temporary laborers/janitors, manufacturing and warehouse personnel.  Must have a keen eye for detail, physically able to consistently lift 30 to 70 lbs.  EOE

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