[nfbwatlk] FW: Greetings from The Career Action Center: JOBS
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Subject: Greetings from The Career Action Center: JOBS
Greetings from The Career Action Center!
1. Technical Support Skills?
2. Event Planning/Fund Raising/Marketing
3. Software Development Skills?
4. Teach abroad + Local jobs from
Read the details below:
1. Technical Support for Comcast Customers: 9 jobs in Lynnwood, WA September
Class Date: September 14, 2009 - 9 Open Positions
Customer Service, Technical Care
WAL01 - Lynnwood WA
Supervisor of Technical Care
Technical Repair Representatives with a Customer First Attitude Desired!
If you enjoy working in a fast paced, fun environment with the opportunity
for rapid advancement and FREE CABLE and HIGH SPEED INTERNET, 401(k) with
100% match and Tuition reimbursement, then Comcast is the place for you!
Comcasts Lynnwood Call Center is seeking flexible, fun, motivated
individuals with a passion for technical troubleshooting while providing top
notch customer service and the record to prove it. A potential Comcast
Technical Repair Representative will enjoy working in the Call Center
environment, if you have already worked in a call center and have been
successful than Comcast is a great place for you!
High volume calls, high volume service with great attendance is required!
Bilingual Spanish/English candidates & candidates with previous call center
experience are encouraged to apply.
This position requires a minimum of 1 year of customer service experience.
You must be able to type 25 wpm, work a flexible shift anytime between 6
a.m. to 2 a.m. every day of the week. You must be able to provide a High
School Diploma or GED and pass a background check that includes criminal
history and a drug screen.
This position starts September 14th, 2009. Comcast offers a competitive
starting wage of $14.25 per hour along with opportunities for commission and
career growth. Hourly compensation increases an additional $1 per hour for
proven bilingual skills (Spanish/English). Shifts that regularly end after 8
p.m. receive a shift differential pay equivalent to 10% of the hourly base
rate for all hours worked.
Candidates must apply online to be considered an applicant. It is advised
that candidates complete the online application in full paying special
attention to grammar and spelling; please attach a resume and cover letter
in order to receive the best consideration for this position.
2. Events Planning / Fund Raising / Marketing: The Nature Conservancy
Position Title: Philanthropy Events Manager Job ID # 11295
Job Title: Donor Relations Manager Status: Full-Time, Exempt
OFFICE LOCATION Downtown Seattle, next to the Pike Place Market.
ABOUT US: The Nature Conservancy is the world's leading conservation
organization, working in all 50 states and more than 33 countries. Founded
in 1951, the mission of The Nature Conservancy is to preserve the plants,
animals and natural communities that represent the diversity of life on
Earth by protecting the lands and waters they need to survive.
DEPARTMENT OR PROGRAM SPECIFIC
In Washington state, The Nature Conservancy has helped protect more than
550,000 acres of irreplaceable natural lands since 1974, when volunteers
first came together to protect bald eagles wintering along the mighty Skagit
River. We own and manage 55,000 acres across the state, many in preserves
the public can enjoy.
The Philanthropy Events Manager is responsible for planning and implementing
all aspects of philanthropy events and field trips with the purpose of
cultivating and stewarding donors. Responsible for planning, managing and
executing 1-3 events of various sizes/audiences each month. Duties include
coordinating event logistics with external vendors (printers, caterers,
equipment rental, venues, etc.), chapter staff, and others as needed.
Come work on a close knit team of 11 full time professionals who have raised
more than $30 million for global conservation over the past three years.
Responsible for implementing an aggressive fundraising event program
including assisting in the creation and implementation of strategies for the
ongoing cultivation of donors capable of major and/or deferred gifts.
Conducts initial exploratory meetings with donors and prospects to determine
capacity for major gifts. Provides ongoing opportunities for contact with
past and current donors. Moves major gift 'suspects' to prospect pool for
management by senior fundraising staff and integration into the Moves
Works on a variety of activities including providing program information to
prospects and drafting routine correspondence and acknowledgments. Uses the
fundraising management system (FMS) to update donor information, produce
reports, perform analysis, and track and cultivate donors. Assists in
cultivating and soliciting donors through meetings, trips, events, etc.
? Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications or related field and
minimum 1 year related work experience or equivalent combination.
? Demonstrated and progressive experience with event planning, management
? Experience in nurturing relationships with donors, volunteers, customers,
? Experience, coursework, or other training in fundraising principles &
? Experience using written and oral communication, and organizational
? Experience using technology to achieve desired results
The Nature Conservancy offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits,
flexible work policies and a collaborative work environment. We also provide
professional development opportunities and promote from within. As a result,
you will find a culture that supports and inspires conservation achievement
and personal development, both within the workplace and beyond.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply for job 11295, please submit resume and cover letter as one
document. All sections of online application must be completed (e.g. work
experience and education, even if information is included in resume) to be
considered for a position.
Application must be submitted in system prior to 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on
August 21, 2009.
The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
3. Software Developer:
mTech Services Corporation, a small start-up software company, is looking
for a talented
Software Developer to join our IT team. As a Developer at mTech, you will be
responsible for developing cutting-edge technologies as well as supporting
products and customers. This is an environment where you will work as a part
of a team
creating, maintaining, testing and supporting software applications that we
are selling and
installing to a growing customer base, as well as internal software
applications that allow
us to provide web services to a variety of specialty government and
This is a full time position that will report to the Chief Technology
Abbreviated List of Requirements:
ASP.NET, Visual Basic (Classic and .NET), XML, XSLT, SOAP, Web Services,
MSOffice (VBA), Java Script, HTML/XHTML/DHTML, Microsoft SQL Server
? College Degree in computer Science, MIS or related field is required or
? A quick learner with good retention.
? Minimum of 2 years experience working with VB.Net and some VB.Classic
? Minimum of 2 years experience with Microsoft SQL Server 2000/2005
? Experience working with SQL Reporting Services, XML web services
? Experience working with both highly technical and non-technical users is
? Experience with website design and maintenance is required
? Experience in systems documentation is strongly preferred
? Ability to read & write technical specs is required
? Ability to react quickly to changing user needs and priorities and assist
creative solutions to business problems
? Ability to write queries and stored procedures
? Ability to work independently as well as part of a tight-knit team.
? Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office and other Windows based
? Intermediate skills with Microsoft programming tools.
? Intermediate skills with various web programming tools including Visual
? Must posses strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills (customer
Are you up for the challenge of a ground-floor opportunity in a highly
rapid pace, fun and flexible environment?
mTech is located right off of I-5 in Lynnwood, near Lynnwood Transit Center.
looking for an on-site employee -- no telecommuting -- no relocation.
4. CampusPoint is hiring for a variety of entry-to-mid level jobs and
internships in the Greater Seattle area. We are hiring up to 15 of these
opportunities every week.
CampusPoint International Program (CIP) also offers opportunities to teach
TO VIEW JOBS AND APPLY: http://campuspoint.com/
The Career Action Center is open this summer to assist you in your job
search: (425) 640-1256. Call to confirm our hours of operation.
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