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City of Pittsfield Outreach Worker/part time temporary

The City of Pittsfield is seeking a motivated and energetic individual to fill the role as the Shannon Grant’s Outreach Worker. The Shannon Grant is a state grant aimed at addressing risk factors that contribute to youth and gang violence. The Outreach Worker will work closely with the Shannon Grant Program Coordinator, and provide a critical link in the community to connect with hard-to-serve youth. The Outreach worker will aim to recruit youth who will participate in the program, and build relations with those clients. A major role will be to connect youth with the community resources and services that would benefit them, including by acting as a liaison to facilitate access to services (after school activities, summer programs, employment, job readiness, and others). The position also includes working closely with the Steering Committee that guides the program. In addition, the Outreach Worker will identify youth needs in the community, as well as work with them to set goals and determine paths to success as defined by them. The Outreach Worker will play an important coaching and mentoring role, and conduct gang awareness presentations in schools.
The ideal candidate will possess excellent interpersonal skills – with the proven ability in relationship building skills with youth, and to communicate effectively in public and with partner agencies. The candidate should have in-depth knowledge of the Pittsfield community, particularly the youth population. Applicants should also possess the capability to maintain basic records related to managing a caseload of youth clients, while further possessing the ability to sustain confidentiality pertaining to such records.
Employment is conditional upon applicant successfully passing a pre-employment physical and background check.
Salary: $20 per hour
Deadline: Friday, April 25, 2014
Applications are available in the Personnel Office at City Hall, and online at www.cityofpittsfield.org. Applications should include cover letter and resume, and submitted back to:
Personnel Office
City Hall, Room #107
70 Allen Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
City of Pittsfield is an EEO/AA employer

Berkshire Bank Part Time IT Help Desk

Job Ref
Job Title
Help Desk Technician I – Pittsfield, MA
Job Type
Pittsfield, MA
Not disclosed

Possess basic understanding of IT systems in order to identify, analyze and resolve a variety of technical issues to provide first level support services for all lines of business. Possess a polite phone demeanor and ability to give clear direction to non-technical clients. Research, track, log and update trouble tickets. Generate reports and assist IT staff on other issues / duties as needed.
Key Accountabilities
  • First level technical support for business areas. Troubleshoot end-user incidents and requests made via telephone, email or queued ticket. Update, resolve or escalate trouble tickets as necessary and follow-up with clients to ensure timely and accurate resolution. 70%
  • Data entry tasks including but not limited to updating active directory with current and accurate information, updating /removing  users in proper databases, converting paper filing to electronic and fulfilling audit requests. 30%
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • College courses helpful but not required
  • 1 year computer related work
Skills & Knowledge:
  • Basic Knowledge of Desktop Technologies
  • Basic understanding of Networking
  • Ability to use proper phone etiquette in stressful situations
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Strong Clerical Skills and attention to detail
Gary Urkevich, CTP, LSSBB
Senior Vice President, Information Systems & Technology
Berkshire Bank
PO Box 1308  n  Pittsfield, MA  01202-1308
P  413.236.3329    n  C 518.390.8153  n  F  413.445.8340

Gould Farm in Monterey, several positions



Staff Positions

Current Openings

Per Diem Social Worker – Monterey, MA

Harvest Barn Baker/Work Leader  - Monterey, MA

Farm Assistant (Livestock Manager) – Monterey, MA

Kitchen Work Team Leader – Monterey, MA

Positions are filled by individuals with expertise in a variety of disciplines including social work, culinary arts, farming, finance, administration, marketing and human resources. On-the-job and in-service training and supervision are part of Gould Farm’s pledge to provide a meaningful work experience for its employees. Staff and their families are expected to make a long-term commitment to the work and lifestyle of the Farm.

The Farm provides housing on the campus as well as food and other benefits including health insurance and paid vacation.

To apply for a salaried position send a cover letter and resume to:

Michael J. Covell
Human Resources Director
Gould Farm
PO Box 157
Monterey, MA 01245-0157
Phone: 413-528-1804 x17
Fax: 413-528-5051
email: hr@gouldfarm.org

Assistant bookkeeper, part time, Gt. Barrington

Assistant Bookkeeper (part-time, hourly)

About Ark Media, Inc.

Established in 1999 in Philadelphia, Ark Media is an interactive multimedia agency with our administrative office located in Great Barrington and multiple home-based offices located throughout the United States. We combine extraordinary creative and content development capabilities with the latest technology to give our clients’ brands a megaphone in the crowded exhibit hall, communicate complex messages with 3D animation and video, or deliver multimedia content in a rich interactive environment.

Team members are located in Great Barrington, Philadelphia, Boston, New York, Connecticut, and New Jersey, all connected virtually via phone, email, and video chat.

Assistant Bookkeeper

·   Maintain accurate Accounts Payable files for each calendar year including entering Accounts Payable invoices into QuickBooks

·   Enter credit card charges for company credit cards which includes downloading charges from credit card company and distributing and collecting excel spreadsheets to employees for description and project numbers

·   Provide Accounts Payable Aging and Unpaid Bills reports to supervisor(s) each week

·   Generate Accounts Receivable invoices for distribution as needed

·   Assist in submitting payroll liabilities as requested

·   Utilize a high attention to detail, communication and documentation in assisting to maintain accurate accounting of financial records for the company

·   Willingness to roll up the sleeves and go the extra mile to assist with additional office functions as needed


• Proficiency in QuickBooks (Windows) a must
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office on a Mac platform

• Proficiency in general internet and email skills
• Strong sense of organization
• Attention to detail
• Ability to work with a team and collaborate to meet team goals
• Desire to work and thrive in a small, quiet office setting


Interested applicants are asked to send a resume to rmcfarland@arkmediainc.com or

Rebecca McFarland, Ark Media Inc.

47 Railroad Street, Suite 4

Great Barrington, MA  01230

Entry level, application support/development/testing/documentation @ Anetics, Pittsfield

Anetics is a small software development firm with offices located at the Clocktower Business Park in Pittsfield.  We have an opening for an entry level position in application support, development, testing and/or documentation.  I would like to post the following job opening on your Job Board or however you may communicate this through the Career Services or Placement Office.
Job Description :
Help to develop, deploy, test and support computer software applications. Analyze business requirements, plan solutions, write technical documentation, create software and database objects, prepare and implement test plans.

Provide customer support with deployment and use of products. Benefit plan includes medical and dental insurance, paid vacation, holidays, and 401k eligibility after one-year of employment.
Requirements :
Academic or professional experience with software development.  The ability to write clear and concise technical documents.  Practical experience with a relational database an advantage.  Good communication skills in writing and in use of the telephone.  Critical-thinking and decision-making skills.  A can-do attitude with the ability to work independently.

Familiarity with the Microsoft Windows® operating system as an application or host server environment and an understanding of one or more application or database programming languages a huge plus.  For more information please send an e-mail inquiry to rob.sammons@anetics.com

Fleet Manager – Full Time






The City of Pittsfield is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Fleet Manager. The Fleet Manager is responsible for the effective management and organization of all transportation activity including fleet administrative standards and vehicle operating policies for all City vehicles. The Fleet Manager will be responsible with vehicle maintenance; health and safety; speed and fuel management; and supervision of the City vehicle inspection program. The manager will supervise and work with journeymen mechanics in the repair and maintenance of motor equipment, and assign daily work tasks while enforcing safety regulations. The desired candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  •  High school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree in business administration, management, or related field is preferred.
  •  Five years relevant experience or more repairing automotive vehicles and construction equipment, including supervisory experience.
  •  Certification by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence for medium/heavy duty truck brakes. (Obtained within 6 months of appointment) ASE medium/heavy duty truck certification in gasoline engines, diesel engines, drive train, suspension and steering, or electrical systems. (Obtained within one year of appointment)
  •  Solid interpersonal skills. Ability to use a computer for maintenance of records and other garage data.

Monday-Friday, 40 hours

$23.99 per hour

Deadline: Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Interested candidates should forward application and resume with cover letter to:

City Hall, Personnel Department

70 Allen Street, Room #107

Pittsfield, MA 01201