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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.

Marketing Account Representative

Date Posted: 04/15/2014
Location: Lexington - GTS Staffing
Employment Type: Full-time

Description:

Solicits and develops work orders for the Goodwill Temporary Service (GTS Staffing) employees from employers in the division’s service area. Plans and implements GTS marketing strategy to initiate ongoing work order flow to the GTS Manager and vocational services staff. Conducts new GTS account calls after the contractor places the first order to assure terms of guarantee and terms and conditions of service and payment are clearly understood. Assumes general responsibility in conjunction with the GTS Manager for meeting GTS program goals and maintaining the quality of temporary employees assigned to work projects. Works assigned territory to achieve GTS revenue and service levels. Develops and implements strategies to build and sustain good relationships with decision makers and encourage the use of GTS. Places calls regularly and logs calls categorically to build and expand on-going base of GTS employer contracts. Maintains contractor and temporary employee data files relating to GTS orders and usage on an accurate and up-to-date basis. Determines cause of inactive GTS accounts and resolves cause of dissatisfaction within Goodwill/GTS guidelines and policies. Ensures employers’ expectation levels stay at a realistic level based on market conditions and GTS’ ability to provide service. Conducts performance audits with the GTS Manager to assure compliance with Goodwill/GTS policies and regulations. Conducts a Summary of Activity Call with every GTS contractor in the service area. Serves as backup for GTS Manager and service staff as required. Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Ability to communicate well orally and in writing. Demonstrated planning and organizational skills. Demonstrated sales, problem solving and decision making skills. Prefer education beyond high school. Two years customer service and/or sales experience. Must possess a valid driver’s license and have access to a reliable vehicle. Spanish fluency preferred.

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: Stan Foster, GTS Marketing Account Representative Search, Goodwill Industries, 577 West Main Street, Lexington, KY 40507.

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 04/04/2014
Location: Hopkinsville Goodwill
Employment Type: 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.

Closing Date:
Until filled

How to Apply:

Fax or mail a resume to Melissa Terrell, Goodwill Industries, 2624 Ft. Campbell Blvd., Hopkinsville, KY 42240. Fax number is 270-885-7914.

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 04/03/2014
Location: Barbourville Donated Goods Center
Employment Type: part-time

Closing Date:
until position is filled

How to Apply:

Contact Angie Jenkins, Center Manager Goodwill Industries at 1803 South U.S. Hwy 25 E Barbourville, KY 40906.

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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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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 03/19/2014
Location: Stanford Goodwill
Employment Type: Part-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt

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.

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 textiles and housewares.

Closing Date:
until position is filled.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please contact Carol Sims, Stanford Goodwill center manager, at 101 US Highway 150 BYP Suite 101, Stanford, KY 40484.

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 03/18/2014
Location: Harlan Goodwill
Employment Type: Part-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt

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.

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 textiles and housewares.

Closing Date:
until position is filled.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please contact Sandy Surber, Center Manager, Goodwill Industries at 108 Village Center Road, Harlan, KY 40831.

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 03/18/2014
Location: Morehead Goodwill
Employment Type: Part-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt

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.

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 textiles and housewares.

Closing Date:
until position is filled.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please pick up and return an application at the Morehead Goodwill center, 208 Kroger Center, Morehead, KY 40351.

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 03/17/2014
Location: Corbin Goodwill
Employment Type: Part-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt

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.

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 textiles and housewares.

Closing Date:
until position is filled.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please contact Chrystal Collins, Corbin Goodwill Center manager, at 15007 N. US Hwy 25E Corbin, KY 40701.

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Production Clerk

Date Posted: 01/08/2014
Location: Columbia Goodwill
Employment Type: Part-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt

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.

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 textiles and housewares.

Closing Date:
until position is filled.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please contact Debra Emerson, Columbia Goodwill Center Manager, at 212 Dohoney Trace, Columbia, KY 42728.

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Assistant Center Manager

Date Posted: 01/07/2014
Location: Lexington Goodwill - New Circle
Employment Type: full-time

Description:

Assists Goodwill Center Manager by providing leadership and supervision to operate Goodwill Donated Goods Center in accordance with accepted policies and procedures. Helps to maintain daily work flow with minimal supervision, receives and process donations, and to supervise and train employees as directed.

Requirements:

Must have prior supervisory experience and possess the ability to motivate people. Must be available to work rotating retail hours and be able to frequently lift 30-50 lbs. Reliable telephone access and transportation are required.

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:

To apply for this position, apply in person or send a letter of interest to: New Circle Assistant Manager Search, 130 W. New Circle Rd., Ste. 115, Lexington, KY 40505. Applications may also be faxed to (859) 388-9431.

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Assistant Center Manager

Date Posted: 01/07/2014
Location: Paris Goodwill
Employment Type: full-time

Description:

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

Requirements:

Must have prior supervisory experience and possess the ability to motivate people. Must be available to work rotating
retail hours and be able to frequently lift 30-50 lbs. Reliable telephone access and transportation are required.

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:

To apply for this position, please apply in person or send a letter of interest to: Paris Assistant Manager Search, 118 Matlack St. Paris, KY 40361. Applications may also be faxed to (859) 988-1944.

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Floating Assistant Center Manager – Lexington Area

Date Posted: 01/07/2014
Location: Lexington Area Goodwills
Employment Type: full-time

Description:

Assists center managers with planning daily workflow and supervising employees in order to operate Goodwill donated goods and retail centers in accordance with accepted policies and procedures.

Requirements:

Must have previous supervisory experience, reliable transportation and telephone access, and be able to frequently lift 30-50 pounds. Must be available to 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 position is filled.

How to Apply:

Apply at Lexington-area 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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GoodShred Document Destruction Driver

Date Posted: 10/04/2013
Location: Louisville - Division Office
Employment Type: Part-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt

Description:

Responsible for pickup and delivery of containers filled with confidential documents or recyclable items. Transports and places collection containers for customers. Ensures security of all document destruction materials.

Requirements:

High school diploma or GED preferred. One year minimum driving experience required. No lifting restrictions, good driving record, and industrial truck driving ability required.

Closing Date:
until position is filled.

How to Apply:

Please send letter and resume or job application (available at any Goodwill Industries of Kentucky location) to the following: Attn: Brenda Wells, Beargrass Division Administrative Supervisor
909 East Broadway, Louisville, KY 40204-3000

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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