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 Karen Howe, Director of Strategic Placement 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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CATEGORY DESCRIPTION

Accounting/Finance

Bookkeeper / Retail

Seeking professional experienced bookkeeper.
Working knowledge of QuickBooks and
retail industry preferred.  Must possess
excellent verbal and written communication
skills. Customer service and a fine business
appearance are a priority. Ability to move from office to sales as needed. EOE

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Administrative/Clerical

PT and FT Administrative Openings Available


Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Greet visitors/clients
  • Create and modify documents utilizing MS Office programs
  • Assist and support staff with project-based assignments
  • Maintain daily staff schedules
  • Billing, AP/AR and Quickbooks experience
  • Maintain electronic filing system
  • Other administrative duties as assigned
Qualifications
  • Minimum 2 years office experience, Associate's degree and/or equivalent
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must be detail oriented, have good organizational, communication and phone skills

Qualified candidates can apply in person or complete the KEENA on-line application. Thank you. EOE

 

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Engineering

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

Accepting applications/resumes for an electrical engineer. 1 to 5 years of experience required. Must possess a working knowledge and interest in designing harmonic filter banks and power capacitor banks.
Interested candidates may include those persons who may wish to partner or take over this business when current owner retires. This individual will report directly to the owner. 

Compensation and benefits are negotiable.

Contact Karen Howe karenh@keena.com
EOE

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Human Resources

Staffing Coordinator

 

KEENA Staffing located in Queensbury, NY, has an opening for a full time Staffing Coordinator.

Responsibilities:

Managing and fostering relationships between client and temporary staff, including but not limited to: Posting, Recruiting/Staffing, HR, and Onboarding.  Sourcing qualified candidates using a variety of tools including: traditional job boards, social media, internal applicant tracking system, internet, networking and referrals.

The ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment by identifying, screening, and placing qualified candidates for clients that have challenging needs, while managing expectations of both client and candidate throughout the interview and hiring process.  Mentor and motivate temporary staff to be successful and reliable employees for all parties. 

Education/Experience:        

Bachelor’s Degree in human resources or related field and two years progressive experience in recruitment and staffing, preferable with a staffing agency; or Associate’s Degree and three years progressive experience; or five years of comparable on-the-job progressive experience. 

Other Skills:              

The ideal candidate will posses effective verbal and written communication skills; strong organizational, computer and information management skills; ability to maintain good working relationships with others; exhibits a high level of professionalism and confidentiality in dealing with sensitive information.

KEENA offers a competitive salary and a generous benefits package. This position will allow you to expand your experience across several HR disciplines, while providing tremendous career opportunities and growth. The Staffing Coordinator will be responsible for driving client success in hiring, and improvement in overall cycle times as it pertains to the interviewing and hiring process.

KEENA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Customer Service

International Editors

Are you fluent in Spanish or French?

Positions involve translating, editing and maintaining broadcast media schedules. Other responsibilities include:

*Analyze program schedules, assess database information and research/create database content for original series and specials. * Research and document questionable program content. *Initiate and maintain effective relationships with programming information providers. *Act as CS Representative. *Review and correct new show/movie records created daily in the department.

Qualifications: Bilingual skills in conversation, grammar and reading/writing required. Bachelors Degree in related language desired, but not required; experience in Broadcast Media industry helpful; must demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills and have strong keyboarding and Windows proficiency.

Qualified candidates can apply in person or email resume and cover letter to karenh@keena.com and complete the KEENA on-line application. Thank you. EOE

 

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Building/Grounds Maintenance

MAINTENANCE - Immediate openings for maintenance positions throughout the Warren County region.  Proven background and skill base for general handyman / laborer experience required.  EOE

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Construction Trades

COMMERCIAL SEWER LINE CLEANERS Immediate openings for CDL-B, standard shift vehicles, (A preferred) drivers that have experience in working within confined spaces.  OSHA 10 and mechanically inclined individuals that can travel during the week (hotel stay is paid by employer) to the job sites (weekends off) will be considered for these prevailing wage positions starting at $28.00 per hour ++.  Complete your application today for consideration - EOE

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Construction Trades

SKILLED CARPENTERS - Immediate openings for skilled carpenters.  These responsible candidates must have at least 5 years of practical and proven skills/experience within the carpentry industry. 

Qualified candidates can apply in person or complete the KEENA on-line application.   EOE

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Construction Trades

Painter/Laborer

Great opportunity with an established local business!  Employee performs a wide variety of painting and refinishing duties and tasks.   Additional duties include but are not limited to: applies protective and decorative coats of paint, varnish, lacquer, and/or other related materials to interior and exterior surfaces, set-up and assistance with job site preparation, assists with the installation, repair and maintenance of drywall and wall texturing, other duties as assigned.  Working knowledge, skill, and experience in the proper use and application of various stains, paints, primers, application tools, and equipment. Ability to complete projects in a timely manner and at a high quality standard. Must be self-motivated, and have the ability to interact and work well with the public and other employees. Must be reliable, punctual and have the ability to follow oral and written direction. Must maintain a professional appearance and possess excellent customer service qualities.

Qualified candidates can apply in person or complete the KEENA on-line application.   EOE

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Supervisory/Management

 

PROJECT MANAGER 

Local company is seeking an experienced fulltime Project Manager.  Proven skill set for seeing a project from start to finish.  Excellent communication and computer skill base required.  EOE

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Restaurant and Food Services

COOKS and DISHWASHERS 

Local area restaurants are seeking experienced line cooks, breakfast cooks and dishwashers.  Positive team environment.  EOE

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Misc./Other

HOUSEKEEPING - Great Seasonal Positions for Students, Teachers or Individuals Looking for that Extra Income!

Immediate Openings!  Positions are available for responsible, dependable individuals with housekeeping experience/skills. 

Part time positions are also available; Sundays only with a great pay rate. 

Apply Today!  EOE

 

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Misc./Other

OTHER APPLICATIONS WELCOMED
  • Accounting Clerk
  • AP/AR/Payroll Specialist
  • Administrative/Receptionist
  • Computer/IT
  • Customer Service
  • Data Entry
  • General Warehouse
  • Laborers
  • Legal Administrative Assistants
  • Machine Operator/Manufacturing
  • Maintenance
  • Medical Assembly
  • Mill Workers
*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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Misc./Other

Emergency Medical Services

 Local area squads are seeking EMT, ALS, BLS, Critical Care and paramedic qualified candidates for immediate openings.  Various days/shifts available.  APPLY TODAY!  EOE

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Misc./Other

LAKE GEORGE RESORT IMMEDIATE OPENINGS - APPLY TODAY!!

Hostess Restaurant summer only; hours varied; mostly dinner hours;  $9.00 an hour

Dining Room Supervisor 10 weeks; 5 hours a day 5 days a week; $18-$20 an hour

Line Cook-Roundsman – experience in all lines of cooking; hours vary; mainly dinner with some lunch; $18.00 an hour

Maintenance – hours 12noon to 8pm; up to 40 hours; summer in to fall, maybe longer; $12- $15 an hour

Housekeepers always needed!  EOE

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Misc./Other

TOW TRUCK/AUTO BODY REPAIR/MECHANIC Immediate opening for a local automotive facility -  Great pay and benefits!  Apply TODAY! EOE

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