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Goodwill Industries of Kentucky helps people with disabilities or other disadvantages achieve and maintain employment to gain a better quality of life. Listed below are available positions at Goodwill’s centers, offices, and subsidiaries throughout Kentucky. Goodwill also helps place people into a variety of jobs within the community. For more information about finding a job outside of Goodwill, view our programs or contact the Goodwill office nearest you.

Morehead Store Manager

Date Posted: 07/29/2014
Location: Morehead Goodwill
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Provides leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill Donated Goods Center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Plans daily work flow with minimal supervision, receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, ability to frequently lift a minimum of 30-50 pounds, and work rotating retail hours. High school or GED. Must have telephone and reliable transportation.

Benefits:

matched pension plan, incentive bonus, and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Send a letter of interest to Morehead Center Manager Search, Attn: Vicki Hunter, 130 W. New Circle Rd. Ste. 110, Lexington, KY 40505, or fax to (859) 277-2982.

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Berea Store Manager

Date Posted: 07/29/2014
Location: Berea Goodwill
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Provides leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill Donated Goods Center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Plans daily work flow with minimal supervision, receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, ability to frequently lift a minimum of 30-50 pounds, and work rotating retail hours. High school or GED. Must have telephone and reliable transportation.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, paid time off, partially matched pension plan, incentive bonus, and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Send a letter of interest to Berea Center Manager Search, Attn: Vicki Hunter, 130 W. New Circle Rd. Ste. 110, Lexington, KY 40505, or fax to (859) 277-2982.

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eCommerce Assistant Manager

Date Posted: 07/29/2014
Location: Lexington - Nandino Books
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Assists in the operation of eCommerce in accordance with Goodwill’s policies and procedures to generate eCommerce sales utilizing approved procedures and employing people with disabilities within accepted budget guidelines. An eCommerce Assistant Manager serves as a role model for Listers by guiding and providing direction for them.

Requirements:

Math and writing skills sufficient to do work. Must be able to perform all eLister duties. Ability to supervise employees. Must have telephone. Must have, or be able to become certified in First Aid and CPR. Must be able to lift and/or carry 30 lbs regularly and up to 50 lbs on occasion. Must have the physical capacity to bend, and or stoop, kneel or crouch occasionally. Must have the ability to pick up, handle, inspect and sort a variety of eCommerce material. Must be able to work flexible schedule and handle confidential matters.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Apply at or send a letter of interest to Nandino Books Assistant Manager Search, 881 Nandino Drive Ste. 6, Lexington, KY 40511, or fax to 859-244-1990

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Employment Specialist (Workforce Development)

Date Posted: 07/24/2014
Location: Lexington - Workforce Development Department
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Prefer experience working with individuals with disadvantages and/or disabilities. Prefer experience in job development, job placement, and networking.
This is a temporary grant paid position.

Requirements:

Bachelors degree in a related field required. Must possess a valid drivers license, have access to a reliable vehicle, and have the ability to travel to counties surrounding Fayette.

Benefits:

Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan, Educational Assistance

How to Apply:

Please visit http://www.bluegrassworks.net/jobsearchdetails.aspx?jobid=142230

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Assistant Store Manager

Date Posted: 07/17/2014
Location: Georgetown Goodwill
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Assists Manager with providing leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill Donated Goods Center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Maintains daily work flow with minimal supervision; receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees as directed.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, ability to motivate people, work rotating
retail hours and frequently lift 30-50 lbs, telephone and reliable transportation.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Apply at or send a letter of interest to Washington Sq. Assistant Manager
Search, 1002 Lexington Rd., Georgetown, KY 40324 or fax to 859-863-1962.

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Paris Store Manager

Date Posted: 07/17/2014
Location: Paris Goodwill
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Provides leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill Donated Goods Center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Plans daily work flow with minimal supervision, receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, ability to frequently lift a minimum of 30-50 pounds, and work rotating retail hours. High school or GED. Must have telephone and reliable transportation.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Send a letter of interest to Paris Center Manager Search, Attn: Debbie Howard, 130 W. New Circle Rd, Lexington, KY 40356, or fax to (859) 277-2982.

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Community Employment Specialist

Date Posted: 07/17/2014
Location: Louisville Goodwill - Broadway
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Provides services leading to the improved productivity skills of participants enrolled in the Community Employment Program through intervention with the participant and coordination with the participant’s supervisor. Services may include vocational counseling, training, development of training materials and modification of working environments. Conducts intake interviews and provides vocational counseling to persons served in the Community Employment Program, focusing on work habits, interpersonal skills, and other behaviors and issues impacting work performance. Provides intervention as needed in the areas of the participant’s life with a main goal of enhancing vocational and career success and a secondary goal of improving the participant’s quality of life in other areas. Assists each participant in Community Employment develop an Individualized Plan for Career Development (IPCD). Implements and monitors progress in achieving IPCD goals. Assists in securing other placement sites, when appropriate, and assists with transition to alternative employment. Maintains participant confidentiality. Follows the Certified Rehabilitation Counselor Code of Ethics. Participates in “Let’s Go to Work” team projects. Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

This position is located in Louisville, KY. Day travel is required in Jefferson, Bullitt and Oldham Counties Bachelor’s degree preferred. Work experience in the Workforce Development/Social Services environment such as in a Workforce Development program or a community rehabilitation agency providing services to individuals with disabilities and/or disadvantages may be substituted year by year in lieu of a college degree. Prefer experience in working with individuals with disabilities and/or disadvantages. Must possess a valid driver’s license and have access to a reliable vehicle.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, Paid Time Off

Closing Date:
July 23, 2014

How to Apply:

To apply, send a copy of your detailed resume along with your salary history for last three positions held, and contact information for three professional references to:
CE Specialist Search
Goodwill Industries of KY
909 East Broadway
Louisville, KY 40204

Or by email to: Sharon.Duke@goodwillky.org

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 07/17/2014
Location: Berea Goodwill
Employment Type: Part-time

Description:

Greet donors and customers, run register, receive and stock donated items. Must be able to frequently lift 30 – 50 pounds and work rotating shift that includes days, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Requirements:

Basic math skills, ability to make change, ability to perform material handling with few restrictions, work with minimal supervision. Must be able to lift and carry 30 lbs. frequently and 50 lbs. occasionally. Must have the physical capacity to bend and or stoop frequently and kneel or crouch occasionally. Must have the ability to pick up, handle, inspect and sort a variety of textile and houseware items.

Benefits:

Paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Apply at the store:
112 Prince Royal Dr., Berea, KY 40403

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Floating Donated-Goods Assistant Store Manager

Date Posted: 07/15/2014
Location: Bowling Green Area Goodwills
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Assists in the operation of the donated goods center in accordance with Goodwill’s policies and procedures. An assistant center manager serves as a role model for Production Clerks, Production Clerks II and Cashiers by guiding and providing direction for them.

Requirements:

Must be able to supervise others. Must be able to perform all production clerk duties. Ability to complete bank deposits and daily cash reconciliations. Must be able to become certified in First Aid and CPR. Must be able to lift and/or carry 30 pounds frequently and 50 pounds occasionally. Must have the physical capacity to bend and or stoop frequently and kneel or crouch occasionally. Must have the ability to pick up, handle, inspect and sort a variety of textile and house ware items. Must be able to work a flexible schedule. Must have reliable transportation and telephone.

How to Apply:

Anyone who is interested may turn in an application to T.J. Shockley-Hunt at Job Junction, 1806 US 31W Bypass, Bowling Green, KY 42101.

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GTS Career Specialist – Bilingual

Date Posted: 07/11/2014
Location: Lexington - Division Office
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Interviews, assesses and counsels applicants. Explains how GTS can assist them and reviews employment policies with applicant. Visits job sites with Marketing Rep or Manager to meet supervisors and to gain knowledge of job requirments and working conditions in order to assist in filling order with right GTS employee. Contacts applicants to offer them positions and to make final hiring decisions. Matches applicant skill sets with employer requirements to ensure quality hires. Terminates the assignments of employees when problems arise and interfere with the employees’ ability to meet employer’s needs. Keeps employer informed of progress in filling orders. Provides job-seeking skills training to employees. Provides counseling to employees on work related matters. Performs quality and attendance checks with employer. Provides follow-up service to applicants regarding employment availability. Oversees GTS Office when Manager is not in office. Assists with payroll, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable. Completes required reports and maintains accurate files on employees and job orders. Maintains security and confidentiality of all GWIK/GTS documents, files and information. Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Excellent oral and written communications skills. Ability to deal with people of all backgrounds and positions. Strong work ethic. Excellent judgment and discretion. Bilingual in Spanish, Bosnian, or Russian helpful. Computer literate. Provides excellent public relations. Prefer college graduate in related field or successful experience in related field may substitute on a year-to-year basis.

Benefits:

Paid time off, partially matched pension plan and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

A letter and resume may be mailed to Attn: Stan Foster, GTS Career Specialist Search, Goodwill Industries, 577 West Main Street, Lexington, KY 40507.

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 07/07/2014
Location: Hopkinsville Goodwill
Employment Type: Part-time

Description:

Works in the collection, processing, stocking, and sale of used goods. Greets donors or customers and offers assistance. Offers receipts and information fliers as set by operating guidelines. Keeps area clean, including inside and grounds around store. Operates cash register. Sorts materials as required. Stocks material in stores. Maintains categories and quality of goods. Rotates stock as needed. Prepares material for shipping. Prices material when instructed to do so. Works on rotating schedule. Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Basic math skills, ability to make change, ability to perform material handling with few restrictions, work with minimal supervision. Must be able to lift and carry 30 lbs. frequently and 50 lbs. occasionally. Must have the physical capacity to bend and or stoop frequently and kneel or crouch occasionally. Must have the ability to pick up, handle, inspect and sort a variety of textile and houseware items.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Anyone who is interested may pick up an application and give to Melissa Terrell, Goodwill Industries Works, 2624 Ft. Campbell Blvd. Hopkinsville, KY 42240. The position will remain open until further notice.

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Employment Technician

Date Posted: 07/03/2014
Location: Louisville - Workforce Development Department
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Connect with and develop relationships with employers in the local labor market to place TANF customers in potential jobs. Assist in formulating and implementing an Individualized Plan for Career Development by providing individualized job development taking into consideration TANF customer’s background and career interests.

Requirements:

High school diploma required, preferred experience in job development, job placement and networking. Knowledge of population to be served and the service area. Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, etc.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

To apply, send a copy of your detailed resume along with your salary history for last three positions held, and contact information for three professional references to:
Employment Tech Search
Goodwill Industries of KY
909 East Broadway
Louisville, KY 40204
Or by email to: Kimberly.Boyd-Lane@kentuckianaworks.org

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 07/02/2014
Location: Columbia Goodwill
Employment Type: Part-time

Closing Date:
Until-filled

How to Apply:

Anyone interested should contact Debra Emerson, Center Manager Goodwill Industries, at 212 Dohoney Trace Columbia, KY 42728.

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Floating Assistant Center Manager – Shelbyville, Frankfort, Lawrenceburg, Harrodsburg, Nicholasville, and Danville

Date Posted: 06/30/2014
Location:
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Assists manager with planning daily work flow and supervising employees to operate Goodwill donated goods center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, reliable transportation, driver’s license, telephone, ability to frequently lift 30-50 pounds, work rotating retail hours including evenings, weekends and holidays.

Benefits:

Comprehensive insurance benefits, Paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Mail resume to attn.: Mark Daniel, Floating Asst. Manager Search, 130 W. New Circle Road, Ste. 110, Lexington, KY 40505.

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Utility Person

Date Posted: 06/30/2014
Location: Lexington Goodwill - New Circle
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Drives box truck and forklift, loads and unloads truck, operates baler, prepares materials for shipping, performs routine building and grounds maintenance. Clean driving record and heavy lifting required.

Requirements:

No lifting restrictions, good driving record, industrial truck driving ability, basic mechanical and carpentry skills, ability to read a city map.

Benefits:

Health/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, and more.

Closing Date:
Until filled

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Security Clerk

Date Posted: 06/30/2014
Location:
Employment Type: Part-time

Description:

Work-at-home position. Reviews video images and reports exceptions to regular approved practices to relevant Donated Goods Manager. A primary focus is on safety and dishonesty issues. Secondary focus is customer service and employee behavior issues.

Requirements:

Basic math skills, ability to complete paperwork in a timely manner, ability to see video images with few restrictions, works with minimal supervision.

Benefits:

Paid time off, partially matched pension plan, and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Please send letter of interest to Security Search Clerk, 130 West New Circle Road, Ste. 110, Lexington, KY 40505.

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Center Manager

Date Posted: 06/30/2014
Location: Harrodsburg Goodwill
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Provides leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill donated goods center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Plans daily work flow with minimal supervision, receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, ability to frequently lift a minimum of 30-50 pounds, and work rotating retail hours. High school or GED. Must have telephone and reliable transportation.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Send a letter of interest to Harrodsburg Center Manager Search, Attn: Mark Daniel, 130 W. New Circle Rd, Lexington, KY 40505, or fax to (859) 277-2982.

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Assistant Manager

Date Posted: 06/26/2014
Location: Hazard Goodwill
Employment Type: Full-time

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Contact Barb Sams, Manager, Goodwill Industries, 154 Commerce Drive, Hazard, KY 41701.

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Floating Center Manager – Maysville, Morehead, Mt. Sterling

Date Posted: 06/26/2014
Location:
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Provides leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill donated goods center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Plans daily work flow with minimal supervision, receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, ability to frequently lift a minimum of 30-50 pounds, and work rotating retail hours. High school diploma or GED. Must have telephone and reliable transportation.

Benefits:

Health/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Send a letter of interest to Floating Center Manager Search, Attn: Vicki Hunter, 130 W. New Circle Rd, Ste. 110, Lexington, KY 40356, or fax to (859) 277-2982.

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Floating Center Manager – Richmond, Berea, Winchester

Date Posted: 06/26/2014
Location:
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Provides leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill donated goods center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Plans daily work flow with minimal supervision, receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, ability to frequently lift a minimum of 30-50 pounds, and work rotating retail hours. High school diploma or GED. Must have telephone and reliable transportation.

Benefits:

Health/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Send a letter of interest to Floating Center Manager Search, Attn: Vicki Hunter, 130 W. New Circle Rd, Ste. 110, Lexington, KY 40356, or fax to (859) 277-2982.

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Assistant Manager

Date Posted: 06/18/2014
Location: Morehead Goodwill
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Assists manager with providing leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill donated goods center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Maintains daily work flow with minimal supervision; receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees as directed.

Requirements:

Assists manager with providing leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill donated goods center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Maintains daily work flow with minimal supervision; receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees as directed.

Benefits:

Health/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Apply at or send a letter of interest to Morehead Assistant Manager
Search, 206 Kroger Center, Morehead, KY 40351 or fax to
606-783-0049.

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Assistant Manager

Date Posted: 06/18/2014
Location: Berea Goodwill
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Assists manager with providing leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill donated goods center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Maintains daily work flow with minimal supervision; receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees as directed.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, ability to motivate people, work rotating retail hours, and frequently lift 30-50 lbs; must have telephone and reliable transportation.

Benefits:

Health/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Apply at or send a letter of interest to Berea Assistant Manager
Search, 112 Prince Royal Dr., Berea KY 40403 or fax to
859-985-1835.

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 06/16/2014
Location: Richmond Goodwill
Employment Type: Part-time

Description:

Greet donors and customers, run register, receive and stock donated items.

Requirements:

Must be able to frequently lift 30-50 pounds and work rotating shift that includes days, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Benefits:

Paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, and more.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Apply in store, 680 Eastern Bypass, Richmond, KY 40475.

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Operations Foreman

Date Posted: 06/13/2014
Location: Lexington Goodwill - New Circle
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Oversee and maintain an orderly flow of donated materials from donor to store sites and/or salvage vendors, and maintenance and janitorial services. Oversees and maintains a donated goods collection and transportation effort; Facilitates the prescribed system of collection and processing of donated goods; Requisitions supplies, repairs and maintenance needed in accordance with operations procedures; Ensures safe operational practices; Schedules training and supervises drivers, utility persons, material handlers, janitor, maintenance, and volunteers in conjunction with the Donated Goods Manager; Participates in agency committees, training, meeting and conferences as appropriate; Coordinates sales of salvage materials to vendors; Schedules work force in assigned area; Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

High School diploma or GED, good communication skills, ability to supervise others, lift, and relate well to the public. Ability to receive forklift certification. Prefer general maintenance or logistic experience. The individual must have reliable four-wheel transportation and proof of insurance. Must have a valid driver’s license in the state of residence and a driving record acceptable to the company’s insurance provider. Able to drive a truck with manual transmission.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, and more.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Apply at or send a letter of interest to Goodwill Operations Foreman Search, 130 W. New Circle Rd., Lexington, KY 40505, or fax to (859) 277-2982.

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Production Clerks

Date Posted: 06/13/2014
Location: Louisville area Goodwills
Employment Type: Full- and part-time

Description:

Works in the collection, processing, stocking, and sale of used goods. Normally this job will have two areas as primary responsibilities with the other areas secondary. Greets donors or customers and offers assistance; Offers receipts and information fliers as set by operating guidelines; Keeps area clean, including inside and grounds around store; Operates cash register; Sorts materials as required; Stocks material in stores; Maintains categories and quality of goods; Rotates stock as needed; Prepares material for shipping; Prices material when instructed to do so; Works on rotating schedule; Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Basic math skills, ability to make change, ability to perform material handling with few restrictions, work with minimal supervision. Must be able to lift and carry 30 lbs. frequently and 50 lbs. occasionally. Must have the physical capacity to bend and or stoop frequently and kneel or crouch occasionally. Must have the ability to pick up, handle, inspect and sort a variety of textile and houseware items.

Benefits:

Available after one year.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Please send letter with resume, or get an application at any center. Mail or deliver to 909 E. Broadway, Louisville, KY 40204. No telephone calls, please.

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Center Manager

Date Posted: 06/13/2014
Location: Louisville area Goodwills
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Follows and enforces Goodwill’s policies and procedures to generate collections and sales utilizing approved procedures and employing people with disabilities within accepted budget guidelines. A center manager serves as a role model for assistant managers, production clerks, production clerks II and cashiers by guiding and providing direction for them. Schedules and supervises Assistant Managers, Production Clerks, Production Clerks II and Cashiers; Trains Center personnel; Recruits and selects personnel and does performance discussions; Handles all personnel matters within agency policy and procedure, including disciplinary matters; Promotes the Goodwill Donated Goods Program in the community; Assures efficient stock rotation; Assembles sales reports; Maintains store premises, fixtures, and signage; Performs administrative and clerical functions as needed; Safeguards premises, equipment and inventory; Transports or disposes of material as needed; Promotes Goodwill’s mission; Assists in Budget preparation; Administers First Aid as needed (Employee will be provided with First Aid training); Participates in CQM Teams; Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

High school education or equivalent. Math and writing skills sufficient to do reports. Ability to supervise, hire and discipline employees. Must be able to plan and organize workflow with minimum supervision. Must have reliable transportation and telephone. Must have, or be able to become certified in First Aid and CPR. Must be able to lift and/or carry up to 50 pounds on occasion. Must have the physical capacity to bend, and or stoop, kneel or crouch occasionally. Must have the ability to pick up, handle, inspect and sort a variety of textile and houseware items. Must be able to work flexible schedule and handle confidential matters. Excellent community reputation. Honesty.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Life/Disability Insurance, etc.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Please send letter with resume, or get an application at any center. Mail or deliver to 909 E. Broadway, Louisville, KY 40204. No telephone calls, please.

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Assistant Manager

Date Posted: 06/13/2014
Location: Louisville area Goodwills
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Assists in the operation of the donated goods center in accordance with Goodwill’s policies and procedures. An assistant center manager serves as a role model for Production Clerks, Production Clerks II and Cashiers by guiding and providing direction for them. Supervises the Production Clerks and Cashiers in concert with center manager; Performs duties of Center Manager as needed in center manager’s absence; Maintains store in a clean, neat and organized manner; Receives and processes incoming goods; Performs on-the-job training as directed; Assures stock and sales are handled in accordance with the operating system; Carries out any of the duties assigned to Production Clerks as needed; Prepares and makes cash deposits as needed; Administers First Aid as needed; Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Must be able to supervise others. Must be able to perform all production clerk duties. Ability to complete bank deposits and daily cash reconciliations. Must be able to become certified in First Aid and CPR. Must be able to lift and/or carry 30 pounds frequently and 50 pounds occasionally. Must have the physical capacity to bend and or stoop frequently and kneel or crouch occasionally. Must have the ability to pick up, handle, inspect and sort a variety of textile and house ware items. Must be able to work a flexible schedule. Must have reliable transportation and telephone.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Life/Disability Insurance, etc.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Please send letter with resume, or get an application at any center. Mail or deliver to 909 E. Broadway, Louisville, KY 40204. No telephone calls, please.

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Center Manager

Date Posted: 06/16/2014
Location: Nicholasville Goodwill - Bellerive
Employment Type: Full time, salaried, supervisory.

Description:

Provides leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill Donated Goods Center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Plans daily work flow with minimal supervision, receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, ability to frequently lift a minimum of 30-50 pounds, and work rotating retail hours. High school or GED. Must have telephone and reliable transportation.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more

Closing Date:
until position is filled.

How to Apply:

Please send a letter of interest to Bellerive Center Manager Search, Attn: Mark Daniel, 130 W. New Circle Rd, Lexington, KY 40505, or fax to (859) 277-2982.

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 06/10/2014
Location: Paris Goodwill
Employment Type: part-time

Description:

Greet donors and customers, receive and stock donated items, run register. Serve as a model for Production Clerks in guiding and providing direction for them. May open or close center on “as needed” basis.

Requirements:

Basic math skills, ability to make change, complete paperwork in a timely manner. Ability to perform material handling with few restrictions, works with minimal supervision. Ability to lift 30-50 pounds.

Benefits:

Paid time off, partially matched pension plan, and more.

Closing Date:
until position is filled.

How to Apply:

Please apply at the Paris Goodwill center.

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Floating Assistant Manager

Date Posted: 05/27/2014
Location: Lexington Area Goodwills
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Assists in the operation of the donated goods center in accordance with Goodwill’s policies and procedures. An assistant center manager serves as a role model for Production Clerks, Production Clerks II and Cashiers by guiding and providing direction for them. Supervises the Production Clerks and Cashiers in concert with center manager; Performs duties of Center Manager as needed in center manager’s absence; Maintains store in a clean, neat and organized manner; Receives and processes incoming goods; Performs on-the-job training as directed; Assures stock and sales are handled in accordance with the operating system; Carries out any of the duties assigned to Production Clerks as needed; Prepares and makes cash deposits as needed; Administers First Aid as needed; Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Must be able to supervise others. Must be able to perform all production clerk duties. Ability to complete bank deposits and daily cash reconciliations. Must be able to become certified in First Aid and CPR. Must be able to lift and/or carry 30 pounds frequently and 50 pounds occasionally. Must have the physical capacity to bend and or stoop frequently and kneel or crouch occasionally. Must have the ability to pick up, handle, inspect and sort a variety of textile and house ware items. Must be able to work a flexible schedule. Must have reliable transportation and telephone.

Benefits:

Comprehensive insurance benefits, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan and more.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Apply at stores or mail resume to Lexington Area Floating Asst. Manager Search, 130 W. New Circle Road, Ste. 110, Lexington, KY 40505.

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Custodial Supervisor

Date Posted: 05/22/2014
Location: Louisville - AbilityOne/SourceAmerica
Employment Type: Temporary

Description:

Supervises and directs employees in maintaining the cleanliness of buildings in assigned areas; Keeps a daily checklist of all cleaning activities; Supervises employees on off site jobs, working with them to ensure all tasks are completed to standard, per S.O.W. and within the allotted time; Meets with Project Manager to ensure the cohesiveness of the on-site supervision; Responds to requests from customer/tenants for immediate clean up; Maintains attendance and sign in/sign out sheet on a daily basis; Track the use of all cleaning equipment and utensils; to include cleaning towels; Reports any broken or damaged equipment to the Project Manager within 24 hours; Reports any needed cleaning supplies to Project Manager; Send and respond to emails pertaining to operation; Performs other duties as assigned by the Project Manager; Reads and abides by Statement of Work (SOW) for the contract; Reads and abides by Quality Control Program implemented for the contract; Reads and abides by the AbilityOne Handbook; Maintain First Aid Certification; Attends training as scheduled by the Project Manager, Goodwill, or the contract.

Requirements:

High school diploma or GED preferred. Two year experience in supervising janitorial duties, to include floor care. Computers skills with sending and responding to emails and operating computer software. Physically mobile in different settings and layouts. Must be able to work with people with disabilities. Must be able to communicate pleasantly with both supervisor and customers. Must be able to perform all janitorial tasks on a daily basis. Kentucky driver’s license required with acceptable driving record. Must be able to lift 50 lbs or more. Must attend fire safety, accident prevention, emergency prevention, blood borne pathogens, hazard communication, lifting/body mechanics, and sexual harassment. Must be able to obtain a Federal Security Clearance.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Contact tra.taylor@goodwillky.org for more information.

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Assistant Manager

Date Posted: 05/21/2014
Location: Corbin Goodwill
Employment Type: Full-time

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Contact Chrystal Collins, Center Manager, Goodwill Industries, 15007 N. US Hwy 25E Corbin, KY 40701.

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Assistant Center Manager

Date Posted: 05/19/2014
Location: Paris Goodwill
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Assists Manager with providing leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill Donated Goods Center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Maintains daily work flow with minimal supervision; receives and processes donations, supervises and trains employees as directed.

Requirements:

Supervisory experience, ability to motivate people, work rotating retail hours and frequently lift 30-50 lbs, telephone and reliable transportation.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Apply at or send a letter of interest to Paris Assistant Manager Search, 118 Matlack St., Paris, KY 40361 or fax to 859-988-1944.

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Manager, GTS Staffing

Date Posted: 05/19/2014
Location: Lexington - GTS Staffing
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Directs and coordinates all activities of Goodwill Temporary Services (GTS) to meet the mission of Goodwill Industries of Kentucky. Works cooperatively with Goodwill program staff members and consultants to ensure effective communication and implementation of approved strategies and policies relating to GTS operations; Hires, trains, and develops GTS staff members and provides case management for temporary employees; Develops ongoing plans for GTS marketing, recruitment, and placement efforts; Coordinates GTS media advertising campaign to inform public of opportunities within the temporary agency; Serves as primary GTS contact and liaison with employers for job orders; Coordinates interviewing of prospective GTS applicants to hire, assess, and place them in appropriate job matches; Ensures that contractors’ orders are filled in a timely manner; Coordinates follow-up of applicants placed by GTS; Develops and implements GTS retention programs within approved guidelines; Maintains all GTS records according to designated standards; Completes and submits timely GTS regulatory paperwork and legal requirements; Develops and implements, as required, reporting systems which will enable the Vice President to adequately monitor GTS operating results; Supervises or performs GTS accounting functions; Completes and submits regularly scheduled GTS administrative, financial, and statistical reports to Vice President or designee; Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Ability to communicate well orally and in writing. Good interpersonal skills. Excellent networking skills and community reputation. Ability to recruit, hire, and supervise employees. Requires five years of supervisory experience and two years of management experience within a staffing agency. Advanced degrees and training, client case management, or entrepreneurial experience may be substituted on a year for year basis. The individual must have reliable four-wheel transportation and proof of insurance. The driver must have a valid driver’s license in the state of residence and a driving record acceptable to the company’s insurance provider.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability Insurance, paid time off, partially matched retirement savings plan, incentive bonus, and more.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

A letter and resume may be mailed to Attn: Debbie Perry, GTS Manager Search, Goodwill Industries, 130 W. New Circle Rd, Ste. 110, Lexington, KY 40505.

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Day Habilitation Aide

Date Posted: 03/27/2014
Location: Independent Industries, Inc.
Employment Type: Full-time, salary, exempt

Description:

Provides a systematic training process utilizing individual and/or group activities to assist participants in understanding and developing acceptable personal, social, and work behaviors. Duties: Receives work assignments from Workforce Development Manager; oversees activities on production floor and/or day habilitation program; documents progress of consumer in program; supervises consumers at the close of each day; administers medication to SCL/Michelle P consumers; provides individual and group counseling when necessary; assists consumers in effecting change in any behavior that significantly hinders the consumer’s adjustment to the work or day habilitation setting; keeps work area clean and orderly at all times; provides a positive role model, physical and psychologically, for all consumers; administers to SCL/Michelle P consumers the physician-prescribed and/or authorized medications in accordance with company policies and procedures along with First Aid as needed; participates in or leads on-the-job safety performance utilizing OSHA standards, company policies and procedures and other pertinent documentation; other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Must have a minimum high school diploma or equivalent. Must be physically capable of lifting thirty-five (35) pounds and walking 50 feet with weight. Must have a valid driver’s license. Must have basic math, computer, and communication skills.

Benefits:

Health/Dental/Life/Disability Insurance, etc.

Closing Date:
When position is filled.

How to Apply:

Rachel Young, rachely@iiinc.org

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Goodwill Industries of Kentucky meets and proposes to meet the special employment needs of individuals within its service area without regard to race, sex, age, color, creed, or national origin. Goodwill’s mission is to help people with disabilities and people who are disadvantaged to gain and maintain employment to achieve a better quality of life.

An Equal Opportunity Employer