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GPVN Veteran Job Opportunit​ies

Greater Philadelphia Veterans Network (GPVN) is an organization whose primary mission is to provide pre-employment career services,  career coaches and share potential job leads to transitioning military service members and local veterans.  GPVN also offers Veteran Entrepreneurship Seminars, Hiring Veterans Workshops for local companies and Vet to Vet Volunteering.

www.gpvn.org / gpvninfo@gmail.com

 

  • SEVERAL New Job Opportunities – PLEASE FORWARD THESE JOBS TO VETERANS
  • Job Searching Resource
  • Vet to Vet – Volunteering
  • Upcoming Veteran/Military Events

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JOBS:

Territory Field Sales – Entry Level

GPVN received this job opportunity directly from Jeff Zinser (veteran), Principal of Right Recruiting

“We are representing a national manufacturer of industrial components seeking Outside Sales Specialists for regions throughout the US. Our client is particularly interested in returning vets with some mechanical aptitude interested in being trained for a technical sales career track. These salaried positions will allow you to work at home visiting new and existing accounts in your region. Salary/bonus/car/expenses provided.”

If interested, please forward resume/email to:

Jeff Zinser, Principal
Right Recruiting, LLC
Phone 215-641-9300
Fax 215-641-9318
jeffzinser@rightrecruiting.com

www.rightrecruiting.com

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Sales Job for former JMO’s – $55K-$60K w/ commission (NJ/DE)

GPVN received this opportunity directly from Brian Barnett (Army Veteran) with Military Leaders

Sales job for former JMO’s(NJ/DE) 55-60k salary 10-15k commission year 1!

Global manufacturing organization company car

BA/BS degree
Mechanical aptitude
Outgoing personality

send resume to: bbarnett@militaryleaders.com
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Chief Engineer (Sheraton Bucks County) – Langhorne, PA

GPVN received this opportunity directly from Scott Hagen (navy veteran), GM of Sheraton Bucks County

We are currently searching for a dynamic team leader to direct the efforts of the Engineering Team.

This is an exceptional, recently renovated facility that offers superior accommodations, a convenient location to the cities and the Bucks County areas enticing attractions. It is an ideal selection for business, leisure, and convention guests alike.

As the Chief Engineer you are responsible for maintaining the entire hotel facility, including physical building structure, all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems and related equipment, hazard systems, and general engineering operation, monitoring and controlling parts and labor expenditure, administering outside engineering vendor contracts, selecting, training and developing employees. You will also be responsible in keeping all records up to date to comply with quality assurance guidelines.

Position Requirements:

* Hotel, institutional, HVAC systems experience of 5-10 years.

* Refrigeration, HVAC certification.

* Previous management or supervisory experience of 3-5years.

* Working knowledge of electrical, mechanical, life safety systems, preventative maintenance systems and all related engineering disciplines.

* Budget management experience, cost control and financial responsibility experience with stationary engineering licensed preferred.

* Valid Drivers license with a clean driving record.

* Ability to communicate effectively with public and other employees.

We offer a competitive salary, a bonus plan, complete benefits package and opportunity for growth and development.

Please e-mail your resume to renee.berry@sheratonbuckscounty.net

You can apply in person Monday to Friday from 10 AM to 4 PM at:

Sheraton Bucks County Hotel

400 Oxford Valley Rd.

Langhorne, PA 19047

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Salesperson (Videon Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep) – Newtown Square, PA

GPVN received this job opportunity directly from Tim Gavin, GM of Videon Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep (wants to hire a veteran)

We are looking for a full time salesperson. We will train, and compensate them while they train.

Responsibilities:

·             Know and explain all product features and benefits of the Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep products that we represent.

·             Know and be able to relate on the advantages of purchasing a new or used vehicle from the Videon family dealership.

·             Complete the steps in meeting, greeting customers, presenting the products, presenting prices, negotiating and closing a sale.

·             Complete the required steps in following up with a customer.

We require;

·        Valid driver’s license

·        Criminal background check

·        Drug test

Full time with benefits.

Tim Gavin

General Sales Manager

Videon Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep

Office: 610-356-7000

tim@videon.com

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Auto Mechanic (Panzeter’s Auto Repair) – Glenside, PA

GPVN received this job opportunity directly from Bob Panzeter, Owner of Panzeter Auto Repair (wants to hire a veteran)

Auto Mechanic Wanted with Experience

Requirements: 

Must be ASE Certified

Must Have Own Tools

Must Have Inspection License

Have5+ Years of Experience

Salary and Benefits Are Negotiable

Hours 8:30-6:00 p.m.

Bob Panzeter’s Auto Repair

Address:                     

221 Keswick Avenue

Glenside, PA  19038

Owner:    Bob Panzeter

Send Resume to E-mail:    panzeter@aol.com

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Lift Truck Mechanics (CSI Material Handling) Bethlehem, PA

GPVN received this job opportunity directly from Joanne Oxley, HR Manager for CSI (veteran friendly company)

ABOUT OUR COMPANY:

CSI Material Handling, Inc. is a leading supplier of material handling equipment. CSI offers Toyota, Clark, Komatsu, Barrett, Sellick, Bendi, Drexel and Kalmar brand forklifts.  In addition to a full line of forklifts we also offer rough terrain and telescoping forklifts, aerial lift equipment and a variety of industrial warehousing equipment. CSI has locations in Bethlehem, Pittston and Reading Pennsylvania, as well as New Castle, Delaware and a sister company, SwiftLift Inc., in Rochester, New York.

ABOUT THE POSITION:

We are looking for a person with good mechanical aptitude and with a desire to be trained in the lift truck service business.

Experience as a forklift mechanic is not required, but would be beneficial.

You will receive superior training and support to aid in the development of your mechanical skills to become a qualified forklift mechanic.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Previous experience repairing automotive or other industrial equipment to include diesel, LPG, CNG and gasoline powered machines; as well as DC & AC electric motor powered units.

Own a comprehensive set of automotive tools (to include metric sizes)

Ability to process paperwork accurately and efficiently

Pre-employment physical and drug screen are required

Must have clean driving record for use of company owned vehicles

Someone who is willing to work as part of a team

CSI offers a competitive rate of pay, benefits package and an excellent work environment. Salary will be based on experience and mechanical ability. We currently have openings at all locations.

If you are interested in the forklift mechanic position, please send your resume to:

Joanne Oxley

HR Manager

CSI Material Handling, Inc.

Email-joxley@csiforklifts.com   Fax 610-866-1326   Phone 610-868-1481

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2 positions (Metals USA) – Langhorne, PA and Philadelphia, PA

GPVN received this job opportunity directly from Laura White (Marine Corps Veteran) of Metals USA

Senior Metals Burner – Langhorne PA

Metals USA is a leading metals processor/distributor in North America, providing a wide range of products and services in the Carbon Plates, Shapes, Flat Rolled and Building Products Markets.

We have immediate openings at our Langhorne PA facility for a senior CNC Operator/Plasma Operator pm second and third shifts.    Position requires strong knowledge and experience with steel sheet and plate specifications including grades, heat number, paint codes, shape and flatness requirements.   Requires knowledge of inclusions, excessive rust and flaking plus prior drilling, milling and punching experience and the ability to read a measuring tape. 

Plasma Metals Burner – Philadelphia PA

Metals USA is a leading metals processor/distributor in North America, providing a wide range of products and services in the Carbon Plates, Shapes, Flat Rolled and Building Products Markets.

We have immediate openings at our South Philadelphia (Naval Base) PA facility for a senior CNC Operator/Plasma Operator. Position requires strong knowledge and experience with steel sheet and plate specifications including grades, heat number, paint codes, shape and flatness requirements.   Requires knowledge of inclusions, excessive rust and flaking plus prior drilling, milling and punching experience and the ability to read a measuring tape.

We offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package.  Please submit resume and salary history for any of two positions above to:

Laura White – Lwhite@metalsusa.com  

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Operations Coordinator (Oliver Fire Protection) – King of Prussia, PA

GPVN received this job opportunity directly from Michael Hagy (Navy Veteran) via client he represents who wants to hire a veteran.

Position: Road Department Operations Coordinator

Position Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

– Updating bid list

– Locating and printing bid specifications

– Locating and printing bid drawings

– Completing bid proposal forms and ensuring on time delivery if via mail

– Organizing Road Shared Project Files directory and maintaining up to date

records for job folders

– Creating job folders and binders for new jobs

– Processing job change orders

– Processing job certificates of insurance

– Scheduling of field personnel

– Maintaining accurate time sheets of field personnel, including expenses

– Following through with auto claims to closure

– Help with prospecting new customers via mailings and phone calls

– Maintaining the above in an electronic, organized manner

Desired attributes for position:

– Great communicator; verbally and written

– Proficiency in Microsoft Office 2010

– Ability to multi-task

– Ability to prioritize

– Organization

– Desire to succeed

Estimated daily hours:

6:30am to 4:00pm

Please send a resume and cover letter to Steve Oliver at

soliver@oliverfireprotection.com

 

For more information on these job postings please email gpvninfo@gmail.com or visit www.gpvn.org.

 

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1 thought on “GPVN Veteran Job Opportunit​ies”

  1. I am a Philadelphia Police Officer – Recruiter. I met Mr Alex Archawski the founder/director at the “Hire our Heroes” job fair on Friday, March 2, 2012.
    Could you give me guidance on how to post our job information on your website.

    Thanking you in advance,

    Police Officer Rainey
    (215) 683-2677

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