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Savanna Chamber of Commerce
Location: 313 Main Street Savanna, IL
Position: Executive Director Position.
Experience working for a nonprofit is not necessary but may be helpful. Job duties will include but are not limited to preparing necessary publications and marketing items; attending monthly meetings for the Chamber as well as various other organizations the Chamber works closely with; organizing and working various fundraising activities; as well as general office duties. Skills that are necessary for this position are the ability to work independently; use Microsoft office; ability to multi-task; organizational skills; be a people person and most of all want to feel like you are part of something bigger. The starting pay for this position is negotiable and based on experience level. There are no benefits for this position. Resumes may be sent to either Savanna Chamber of Commerce PO Box 315 Savanna, Illinois 61074 and/or savchamber@grics.net by September 7, 2018.

Maclean Fogg/Metform:
Location:  Savanna, IL and Mt. Carroll, IL
Positions:  CNC Cell Operators
Shifts:  2nd and 3rd shift
How to apply:  http://www.macleanfogg.com/careers/

Elkay Manufacturing
Locations: 6400 Penn Avenue, Savanna, IL and 105 N Rochester, Lanark, IL. 
Positions:  1st and 3rd shift assembly positions open; 3rd shift retention bonuses and shift differentials.  Offers great benefits; 11 paid holidays, 2 week vacation to start, 401K match.
All applications are taken online at www.elkay.com. Click “Careers,” then “Search Careers

Big Meadows Nursing Home
Location: 1000 Longmoor Ave., Savanna IL
Position:  RN; LPN’s & CNA
Big Meadows Nursing Home is seeking RN/LPN's to join our resident-centered team. Applicants should have a strong work ethic and genuinely care about helping others. We have 8 hour and 12 hour shifts available, and positions can be full or part time to meet your needs. We offer a comprehensive benefit package for all full time employees including competitive wages, vacation time, personal days, perfect attendance days, paid life insurance, and health/dental/vision insurance.
Hire on Bonus for new RN's & LPN's
Successful completion of 90 days
RN- $750.00
LPN-$500.00
Successful completion of 180 days
RN- $750.00
LPN-$500.00
Successful completion of 270 days
RN- $750.00
LPN-$500.00
Successful completion of 360 days
RN- $1750.00
LPN-$1500.00
We offer benefits to our full time employees which can be found at http://www.bigmeadows.biz/employees.html . If you are not certified, you can join our certification classes and become a certified nursing assistant and get paid while learning. We also offer continuing education and training so you can provide the best care for our community.
For our new full time employees, we have a $800 hire on bonus which is distributed throughout your first year of joining us.
Hire on Bonus for new C.N.A.'s
Successful completion of 90 days - $150.00
Successful completion of 180 days - $150.00
Successful completion of 270 days - $150.00
Successful completion of 360 days - $350.00
If you would like to know more, you can call at 815-273-2238 and talk to our Joan Anderson (D.O.N.). You can also apply in person.
Activities Director:
Big Meadows Nursing Home is looking for a fun, exciting activities director to engage with our residents! This position requires excellent communication skills, creativity, and both a positive and can-do attitude. If you have the drive and vision, we would love to hear from you! Duties: - Attend designated meetings - Oversee, plan, and coordinate activities for both Long Term Care wing and Dementia Care wing - Coordinate and plan for monthly outings - Cater activities towards resident preferences and interests - Check documentation to ensure proper information is shared with designated staff - Involved in the Interdisciplinary Team and Quality Assurance Performance Improvement process - Comprehend and implement policies and procedures for the Activities Department - Other duties as assigned Experience: - Certified Therapeutic Recreational Specialist preferred - Managerial experience Education: - A high school diploma with three (3) to five (5) years’ experience in nursing home activities; or - A bachelor’s degree *Bachelor’s degree in a field related to therapeutic recreation or human sciences preferred Benefits: - Health, Vision, Dental, and Life Insurance - Vacation Time - 401(k) retirement - Paid Holidays - And many more! Stop in and pick an application up at 1000 Longmoor Ave.
“We’re not just a nursing home, We are Home!”

Thomson AUSP
The Administrative United States Penitentiary in Thomson, Illinois is recruiting, hiring and training new staff. Positions include: Correctional Officers, Cook Foreman, Medical Doctor, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant, Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic, Mental Health Professionals, Attorney, Chaplain, Warehouse Worker Foreman, Case Workers, and Secretaries. Anyone interested should visit www.USAJOBS  and complete an application.

Riverport Railroad, LLC
Riverport Railroad, LLC, located at the former Savanna Army Depot, is taking applications for railroad personal. Basic railroad experience, mechanic skills and the ability to operate some types of equipment are a plus, but no experience is necessary we are willing to train. Job duties will include, but are not limited to, track tie removal, rail replacement, activities involved with switching railcars, maintaining and adjusting switches and equipment maintenance. The ability to lift in excess of 60 pounds on a regular basis, hold a valid driver’s license as well as work outside in all weather conditions and pass a pre-employment drug test are required. Railroad Retirement Benefits offered as well as health, dental and vision insurance (company pays up to $1,500 each month on your behalf for health, dental and vision insurance). Pays $15 to $16 per hour. Hours are Monday thru Friday 7am to 3:30pm. There is no travel for this position, all operations are located at the former Savanna Army Depot.
Applications may be obtained from Riverport Railroad, LLC’s office located at 2226 Main Ave at the former depot, visiting our website atwww.riverportrailroad.com, emailing crew@rvprr.com or calling 815-273-3200.