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 Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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The Franklin News-Post
P. O. Box 250
310 Main Street, SW
Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
Fax: 540-483-8013

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Franklin County is accepting applications for an Animal Control Officer/Supervisor to perform responsible protective service work in the enforcement of ordinances regulating the keeping of animals within Franklin County. This FT position is in the Animal Control Division of Public Safety and reports to the Public Safety Director. The successful candidate will have working knowledge of: the laws, ordinances & regulations governing the care & control of domesticated animals & the protection of livestock & fowl; animal health issues; the geography of Franklin County & Microsoft Office. Candidate must: become certified in Emergency Vehicle Driving, qualify to carry a firearm, perform self-defensive tactics, be able to affect an arrest & be certified in all humane euthanasia for animals. REQUIREMENTS: Education & exp equivalent to a high school graduate & have a current Animal Control Officer Certification or similar Code Officer Certification OR Candidate must become ACO certified within twelve (12) months of hire date AND must be or have the ability to become a sworn Law Enforcement Officer as recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia for continued employment. Successful Background Check, including driving record acceptable for County Ins Coverage & Drug test required. Annual Minimum Salary is $33,678 DOQ/DOE (+) exc. benefits package. Application and job description may be obtained at the Franklin County Government Center at 1255 Franklin Street, Suite#111, Rocky Mount, VA 24151, or apply online at Application review close date, 5:00pm Thursday, May 1, 2014. OUF. AA/EOE.

Manager of Papa John’s
Ferrum College has an immediate opening for a manager to assume responsibility for all functions of our two (2) Papa John’s restaurants, serving our student and employee population, as well as the public. This manager will deliver high quality products and customer service to ensure restaurant success by being a self-sufficient and professional leader, making quality decisions, and instilling pride and accountability in team members. Responsibilities include the management of all unit operations while executing all College and Papa John’s policies, procedures, programs and systems. This position ensures compliance with all federal, state and local laws, including health codes, and ethical business practices.
This is a full time, 40-hour per week, non-exempt position requiring varying work schedules, including evenings, weekends and holidays. The successful candidate will be very reliable and have excellent managerial skills to ensure successful operation. Must have strong communication skills and the ability to develop and maintain a strong and successful team. Must be able to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 50 pounds frequently.
A high school diploma is required, as is a stable employment history and 3-5 years’ successful restaurant management experience. Previous Papa John’s experience highly preferred. Must have excellent computer skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office products and point-of-sale systems. A valid driver’s license and good driving record are required.
We offer competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, life, STD/LTD insurances; paid holidays, personal and sick leave and vacation; tuition waiver/exchange and a 403(b) retirement plan. Interested candidates should submit a resume and/or application to Human Resources, Ferrum College, P.O. Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088 or e-mail resume and contact information for three (3) references to Background check required.
Consideration of applicants will begin immediately and continue until this position is filled.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

BLUE RIDGE EXPRESS Inc. Need a driver to run team west coast. Home every week. 2 yrs exp or better. 540-238-8021. Ask for Denise Jones.

BOOKKEEPER/SALES POSITION FOR retail shop at Smith Mountain Lake, part time, approx. 21 hours (3 days) per week or more, Quickbooks experience preferred, includes A/R, A/P, JE, PR, filing, website and facebook maintenance. Could include summer sales hours up to 40 hours per week Memorial Day through Labor Day. Call 721-1596 for details, email resume to:

CARPENTERS HELPER. FULL time. Apply in person at Price Buildings Inc. 1111 Callaway Rd., Rocky Mount.



Carry On Trucking based in Pulaski, Va. Now hiring OTR/ Regional Drivers for the following
VA locations: Pulaski, Richmond, and Staunton, also Lebanon, TN.
Company Driver
• Flexible schedule
• Competitive pay
• Detention Compensation
• Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
• Paid Vacation
• 401k
• 99.9% no touch freight
• Many drop & hook locations
Driver Requirements:
Class “A” CDL / 2 years of OTR experience / 23 years of age / Clean MVR and DOT records.
For inquiries or to APPLY call Donna P. in recruiting @ 540-980-9544 Ext 303 or by email @

Commercial Bakery in Rocky Mount, VA Is seeking a skilled Forklift Driver to load And unload trucks in the Shipping/Receiving Department. Applicant must be able to tolerate cold temperatures to work In and out of -10 degree freezer. Applicant will need excellent math and Writing skills and be able to communicate with management about Current inventory levels of product. Applicant must be able to use computer.
This is a full time job. Benefits available after 90 days probation. This shift is scheduled from 2:30pm to 11pm with some occasional weekend hours required. Pay is based on experience. Please send resume to

EXPERIENCED SAWYER FOR Circular Sawmill; Also needed: YARD MAN experienced in scaling log and managing wood yard. Resumes needed. Call 540-576-2579

F/T, Please call 489-5307.

HOME INSTEAD SENIOR Care is hiring 25 CAREGivers in Franklin County. A Job Fair is scheduled for April 29th, 9 a.m. - 3p.m. at their Westlake Office in Hardy. Staff will be on hand to answer questions, accept applications and conduct interviews. Applications can be completed prior to the job fair online @:

IMMEDIATE NEED FOR a Personal Care Aide(PCA) or Certified Nursing Aide(CNA) to provide professional care and services to the adults in the Rocky Mount area. Must have at least 1 years of experience and ability to work eight or more hours. Evening and night shifts possible. Must have reliable transportation and able to pass background check and drug screening. Call 540-489-8100 for information or interview

LOOKING FOR AN experienced carpenter to lead a small home building crew. 540-871-0935

PIEDMONT COMMUNITY SERVICES has the following position opening:
RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT SPECIALIST - POSITION #CS-546-3 – Full time position with benefits I in residential program in Rocky Mount, Virginia serving adults with intellectual & developmental disabilities. Duties include direct care and training in independent living skills & personal care skills, financial/bookkeeping skills, housekeeping skills and recreational & leisure activities in the community. Primarily a Third Shift position & may include weekend hours. Must have ability to work well on a diverse team. High school diploma or GED required. Must exhibit good documentation skills as well as proficiency in using computers. Must have a valid driver’s license & good driving record. Salary is commensurate with education and experience as it relates to the position. OPEN UNTIL FILLED.
Piedmont Community Services application required & may be obtained at 24 Clay St., Martinsville, by calling (276) 632-7128, or online at Position # must be included on application. Send application to:

Human Resources
Piedmont Community Services
24 Clay Street
Martinsville, VA 24112
PCS provides excellent benefits & is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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Wait Staff

P/T wait staff (may become F/T) needed at The Water’s Edge country club in Penhook. Nights, holidays and weekends required. Competitive pay. Must be a team player! Drug test required. Apply in person at the country club; 1825 Water’s Edge Drive. Phone # is (540) 576-1556. Club is closed on Mondays. EOE


needed for local fuel oil and
propane delivery Experience
preferred, must be 21 years of age with good driving record.
Must have CDL with Hazmat
Endorsement. Pre-employment drug test required. Apply:
Redwood Fuel Oil & Propane,
Rt. 40 East, Redwood, VA

WESTLAKE KROGER IS now hiring for all positions. Please apply online at: Loc. 399 or inquire within.

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