Business and Job Opportunities

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August 8, 2022

NATIONAL WILLA CATHER CENTER

Career Opportunity for a Development Associate 

The Development Associate is responsible for stewardship activities related to fundraising and relationship management, including implementation of the development plan; grant writing and administration; event support; and fundraising communications. This position is an excellent opportunity to assist with taking an established fundraising program to the next level by growing the organization’s capacity to cultivate and steward a growing number of donors.

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August 3, 2022

CITY OF RED CLOUD

Utility Superintendent – This is a supervisory position for overseeing the street, electric, water, sewer, parks. Checks to make sure municipal-owned utilities remain in operational condition; schedules and assigns work to subordinates; supervises and works with employees in electric, water, sewer, street, parks, cemetery and landfill operations; ensures tests at the wastewater and water plants are properly conducted in accordance with State and Federal regulations; performs and oversees preventive maintenance and repairs at the wastewater and water plants as well as on all public works equipment; oversees maintenance and repairs of streets in terms of snow removal, sign placement and construction and repair of streets; monitors and maintains all water and sewer lines; directs the use and operation of the landfill; ensures compliance of the landfill as required by the Department of Environmental Control; performs other duties as required.

If interested please call the city office 402-746-2215


Utility Worker – Performs a variety of skilled labor required for new construction and the operation of the maintenance of the electric, water and sewer systems and other municipal facilities as required; may also be responsible for assisting in street and public properties maintenance. Performs skilled operation of equipment and labor for construction, operations and maintenance of the utility systems; constructs water and sewer mains; installs services as required; installs water taps; installs curb boxes; meter poles, meters and pits; records meter number and meter readings when required; repairs and replaces main line valves and hydrants; investigates utility services complaints; drives maintenance truck; operates and maintains tools and equipment assigned to truck; operates sewer rodding machine, jack hammer, front-end loader, backhoe and other construction equipment; checks water pressures and locates water leaks; checks wells and records proper information; maintains proper certification as required by the State; performs maintenance and construction on street and street related projects; performs other duties as required.

If interested please call the city office 402-746-2215

July 18, 2022

Webster County Community Hospital is hiring for the following positions:

CNA

RN ($3,000 signing bonus)

Director of Finance

Director of Nursing

Heritage Care Center of Red Cloud is hiring for the following positions:

Director of Nursing

RNs

CNAs 

LPN Charge Nurse

LPNs

Click here to search for these positions online

Casey's General Stores

Casey's General Stores
Casey's General Stores

Learn more about Careers at Casey's 

City of Red Cloud

City of Red Cloud
City of Red Cloud


**Job Opening**


Utility Superintendent – This is a supervisory position for overseeing the street, electric, water, sewer, parks. Checks to make sure municipal-owned utilities remain in operational condition; schedules and assigns work to subordinates; supervises and works with employees in electric, water, sewer, street, parks, cemetery and landfill operations; ensures tests at the wastewater and water plants are properly conducted in accordance with State and Federal regulations; performs and oversees preventive maintenance and repairs at the wastewater and water plants as well as on all public works equipment; oversees maintenance and repairs of streets in terms of snow removal, sign placement and construction and repair of streets; monitors and maintains all water and sewer lines; directs the use and operation of the landfill; ensures compliance of the landfill as required by the Department of Environmental Control; performs other duties as required.

If interested please call the city office 402-746-2215


**Job Opening**
Utility Worker – Performs a variety of skilled labor required for new construction and the operation of the maintenance of the electric, water and sewer systems and other municipal facilities as required; may also be responsible for assisting in street and public properties maintenance. Performs skilled operation of equipment and labor for construction, operations and maintenance of the utility systems; constructs water and sewer mains; installs services as required; installs water taps; installs curb boxes; meter poles, meters and pits; records meter number and meter readings when required; repairs and replaces main line valves and hydrants; investigates utility services complaints; drives maintenance truck; operates and maintains tools and equipment assigned to truck; operates sewer rodding machine, jack hammer, front-end loader, backhoe and other construction equipment; checks water pressures and locates water leaks; checks wells and records proper information; maintains proper certification as required by the State; performs maintenance and construction on street and street related projects; performs other duties as required.

If interested please call the city office 402-746-2215
 

CPI (Cooperative Producers, Inc).

CPI (Cooperative Producers, Inc).
CPI (Cooperative Producers, Inc).

Dollar General

Dollar General
Dollar General

Energized Electric

Energized Electric
Energized Electric

Gottsch Livestock Feeders

Gottsch Livestock Feeders
Gottsch Livestock Feeders

Heritage Bank

Heritage Bank
Heritage Bank

 

 

Heritage Care Center

Heritage Care Center
Heritage Care Center

 

Search for career opportunities with Vetter Family Services! 

Hometown Market

Hometown Market
Hometown Market

Jared's Auto Experts/J&A Auto Supply

Jared's Auto Experts/J&A Auto Supply
Jared's Auto Experts/J&A Auto Supply

Landmark Implement

Landmark Implement
Landmark Implement

Find a career at Landmark Implement 

Pillen Farms

Pillen Farms
Pillen Farms

Red Cloud Community Schools

Red Cloud Community Schools
Red Cloud Community Schools

South Central State Bank

South Central State Bank
South Central State Bank

August 15, 2022

United States Post Office

United States Post Office
United States Post Office

USDA Farm Service Agency

USDA Farm Service Agency
USDA Farm Service Agency

The Valley Child Development Center

The Valley Child Development Center
The Valley Child Development Center

GTA Insurance Group

GTA Insurance Group
GTA Insurance Group

Webster County Community Hospital

Webster County Community Hospital
Webster County Community Hospital

One of the leading employers in the County, please check this website for regular updates about available jobs: Career Opportunities

Willa Cather Foundation

Willa Cather Foundation
Willa Cather Foundation

https://www.willacather.org/career-opportunity-development-associate?fbclid=IwAR3Cc1OrLjL-ZCVn0Qp_J2Xo-19MyPXTUriP2CvDKvYIYitb5GXN40emsjU

Summary/Objective:

The Development Associate is responsible for stewardship activities related to fundraising and relationship management, including implementation of the development plan; grant writing and administration; event support; and fundraising communications. This position is an excellent opportunity to assist with taking an established fundraising program to the next level by growing the organization’s capacity to cultivate and steward a growing number of donors.

About the WCF:

The Willa Cather Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that promotes the legacy of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Willa Cather through education, preservation, and the arts. Since its founding in 1955, the WCF has been located in Red Cloud—a small and vibrant community in south-central Nebraska.

Essential Functions:

Assist with implementation of the development plan, which incorporates a range of strategies, including annual appeals, major gift solicitation, grants, memberships, corporate sponsorships, and special events
Work to secure program-related sponsorships, grants, and contributions
Identify grant opportunities, manage funder relationships, write proposals and reports, and manage grant calendar to ensure timely submissions for scheduled and rolling opportunities throughout the year
Assist with development of direct mail appeals and acknowledgements
Draft routine updates and strategies for the annual development plan and calendar
Assist in the planning and implementation of fundraising events
Support donor and volunteer recognition efforts
Keep detailed notes of donor meetings
Assist with content development to highlight donor stories and fundraising appeals for social media, newsletters, and annual reports
Aid with execution and operation of an existing planned giving program
Support the work of the development committee
Travel to fundraising events in Red Cloud, Omaha, Lincoln, or other locations on occasion

Education and Experience:

A bachelor’s degree is preferred, but relevant coursework in business, education, communication, the humanities, or fine arts will also be considered.
Prior experience in the nonprofit field is preferred, but not required.
Experience with donor management software and/or Blackbaud eTapestry is preferred, but not required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Highly motivated and the ability to manage multiple projects with deadlines
A gifted storyteller with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively
Knowledge of Google Workspace and Microsoft Office software
An appreciation for literature, the humanities, and the arts
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build lasting relationships
The ability and desire to work cooperatively with others on a team
A life-long learner who embraces opportunities to continue to grow professionally
Adeptness to reprioritize projects as new assignments arise

Schedule and Work Environment:

Generally Monday through Friday with occasional evenings and weekends as needed for events. Flex time is available. A remote work arrangement is available to candidates with established home office space. A 30-day onboarding in Red Cloud is desired; arrangements are negotiable.

Salary and Benefits:

A competitive wage will be based on experience. Benefits, including health insurance, IRA, paid holidays, and paid time off (PTO) are available. Housing and relocation support are also available for candidates who wish to reside in Red Cloud.

This job description may evolve over time. Duties and the position status are subject to periodic updating. At management’s discretion, the employee may be assigned different and/or additional responsibilities.

To apply, send cover letter, résumé, and the names of three professional references to:  

The Willa Cather Foundation 
Attn: Human Resources 
413 North Webster Street 
Red Cloud, NE 68970 
humanresources@willacather.org
www.WillaCather.org

DEADLINE:

Applicants are encouraged to apply by September 12th. The position will remain open until filled.

Webster County

Webster County
Webster County