Jobs & Internships

The following local employers have asked Kent State University at Tuscarawas to electronically post employment opportunities. Kent State Tuscarawas makes this Job Board available as a convenience to our students, but in no way endorses the companies listed below. To request having your job opening posted, please submit the information in a Word document to Bill Beisel at

Dennison Railroad Depot Museum
Front Line Position

Two days a week.  Good for student looking for a job.

Wendy  R. Zucal
Executive Director
Dennison Railroad Depot Museum

Posted 8-15-19

Crane Carrier Company
special projects intern

Reports To:  Purchasing Manager

General Summary:

Under the supervision of our Purchasing Manager, the Special Projects Intern will be responsible for assisting with completion of special projects general administrative duties supporting day-to-day operations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Gathering, sorting and analyzing business data
  • Utilizing Word, Excel and other programs to organize and present information
  • Copying, filing and data entry
  • Other administrative and general tasks as assigned


  • Currently pursuing a degree in a field related to accounting, business, or analytics with at least one year of coursework completed.

Physical Requirements:

  • Regularly required to sit or stand, bend, stoop or reach.
  • Employees may be subject to random drug and alcohol testing.

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Safety glasses, safety shoes and hearing protection required while in manufacturing areas.

Work Environment:

  • The employee will work in an office environment.
  • Some daily tasks may be required in the manufacturing environment.

Please email resume to for consideration.

Posted 8-14-19

JLG Industries
Technical Illustrator - Sr.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and sustain electronic product information.
  • Use software to retrieve, orient, explode, and animate 3-D information for use in manuals.
  • Collaborate with and support Technical Writers with creation of storyboards, illustrations, and animations.
  • Develop and support Augmented Reality activities
  • Develop and sustain product Parts Manuals
  • Review applicable Change Notices (CNs) for new and revised engineering and supplier documentation.
  • Establish and sustain acceptable practices and processes for illustration, animation, and augmented reality development.
  • Collaborate with engineers, suppliers, R & D, production, service, purchasing and other department personnel to obtain parts details, CAD models, illustrations, photographs, service procedures, etc.
  • Coordinate proofing of final copy prior to release.
  • Maintain appropriate relationships with staff members of the following departments: Engineering, Manufacturing, Marketing, Customer Support and Purchasing

 Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • 5-plus years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Individual must be a self-starter, flexible, highly organized
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to organize projects and work independently
  • Proven experience as animator
  • Communication and storytelling skills
  • Experience with the following software:
    PTC Illustrate, PTC IsoDraw, PTC Windchill, PTC Arbortext, PTC SIM, Creo Parametric, Adobe FrameMaker, CorelDraw, Adobe Creative Cloud, 3-D Studio Max, ARCore / ARKit, Xamarin
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Knowledge of construction equipment systems and components
  • Experience effectively collaborating with internal and external customers.

If you are qualified and would like your resume sent to the company for review, please email it to Amy Bowers at in Microsoft Word format with the position listed in subject line/body.  

Posted 8-7-19

Extreme Trailers

Job Summary:

Responsible for creating drawings that exhibit the detail and method of assembly for the class 8 trailer industry.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop detailed designs
  • Provide details on component descriptions.
  • Resolve design problems.
  • Review and analyze specifications.
  • Draft technical details.
  • Specify dimensions, materials and procedures.
  • Proficient on computer aided design, with hands on use of Cad/Pro E, and especially Inventor.
  • Create and store drawings electronically.
  • Any other jobs as assigned by Management.

If you are qualified and would like your resume sent to the company for review, please email it to Amy Bowers at in Microsoft Word format with the position listed in subject line/body. 

Posted 7-30-19

Canton Elevator
Mechanical Design Engineer

Canton Elevator Inc. is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to join our team. As a member of the Engineering Team, the Mechanical Design Engineer will develop a strong understanding of our product design and engineering processes to produce manufacturing drawings for fabrication of our elevator packages.  We are looking for a detailed oriented and self-motivated individual.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review and interpret project specific specifications and drawings.
  • Generate manufacturing drawings and order materials pertaining to job specifications.
  • Review completed drawings for accuracy and conformity.
  • Interact with team members on the shop floor.
  • Work with our sales department throughout the process to determine costs associated with design changes. 
  • Identify and drive corrective actions and improvement projects that will improve the design process and manufacturing techniques.
  • Show initiative to make sounds decisions based upon engineering design criteria.


  • Knowledge of computer aided drafting and proficiency with AutoCAD.
  • Solidworks experience is a plus but not a requirement.
  • Ability to produce CAD drawings in a timely manner.
  • Ability to review and interpret architectural drawings.
  • Understanding of basic drafting and design concepts.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work under pressure as well as adjust priorities.
  • Demonstrate the ability to take ownership of, and maintain progress on, multiple tasks.
  • Demonstrates excellent communication skills (verbal, written and spoken). 
  • Willingness to assist customer in solving problems and following up on questions and issues.
  • Energetic and enthusiastic individual that wants to learn and grow with the company.
  • Analytical and structured thinking with the ability to understand customers’ requests and find resources within Canton Elevator to meet their needs.


  • A high school diploma is required.
  • Associates Degree in Engineering related field preferred or equivalent work experience.

If you are qualified and would like your resume sent to the company for review, please email it to Amy Bowers at in Microsoft Word format with the position listed in subject line/body. 

Posted 6-7-19

Gradall Industries, Inc. 
New Philadelphia, OH

Various positions available. A position summary and essential functions of the respective positions can be found at

  • HR Assistant

NOTE: Only those individuals who are selected for an interview will be called.

TO APPLY: Alamo-Group employees may apply via ADP; External persons may apply at

Posted 8-15-19

Orrville Veterinary Clinic, Inc. (still open as of 8-16-19)

Registered Veterinary Technician

Ideal candidate will demonstrate the following:

  • 1-2 years of clinical veterinary experience as a Registered Veterinary Technician (Strongly preferred, not required)
  • Positive work attitude and commitment to a stress-free environment for our patients
  • Schedule flexibility; Available to work weekends and holidays
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Provides excellent patient care and customer service
  • Comfortable working with computer software to complete patient records and treatment
  • Leadership skills, ability to train other staff
  • Self-motivated, reliable, ability to multitask
  • Competent in general knowledge and technician skills for specialty patients and ability to provide advanced patient care
  • Team player with good interpersonal skills
  • Planning, administering, and monitoring anesthesia, including for critical patients
  • Clear client communication and education
  • Maintain professionalism in a fast-paced work environment

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Current RVT license
  • Solid surgery and dentistry training
  • Computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Client service skills
  • Positive and friendly attitude with clients and teammates
  • Must be able to read, write, and communicate clearly both in person and on the telephone
  • Must be willing to operate all necessary equipment including x-ray and laboratory equipment

We offer competitive benefits, including Group health insurance, 401k, Paid Time Off, personal pet discounts, uniforms, and other benefits.

If your skill set matches our ideal candidate, there is no need for you to look any further! Please feel free to stop in to fill out an application at 1665 North Main Street in Orrville, or email your resume to We look forward to hearing from you!

Posted 4-25-19 (Still open as of 8-16-19)

Union Country Club (still open - ongoing basis)

Starting Rate: $10 per hour
Part Time: Evenings & Weekends

Brief Job description:

We are looking for a competent Restaurant Server to take and deliver orders. You will be the face of our restaurant and responsible for our customers' experiences. Food server responsibilities include ensuring our tables are clean and tidy when guests arrive, presenting menus and serving food and beverages.

Email resumes to:

You may also stop by 1000 N. Bellevue Ave, Dover to fill out an application.

Posted (ongoing basis)

Age of Steam Roundhouse (still open at least through fall 2019)
Site Interpreter

Position Description: Site Interpreter (Part Time)
Reports to: Education and Public Programming Coordinator

Site Interpreters will be responsible for leading and delivering 1-2 hour long guided walking tours of the Age of Steam Roundhouse, museum exhibits, and restoration shop. Successful candidates should expect to participate in training on customer service, basic principles of interpretation, and aspects of the history and physical science of steam railroading. Interpreters will work closely with staff, volunteers, and interns as they deliver enjoyable and thought-provoking programs on the history and physical science of steam railroading. Interpreters may also support education, programming, and special events by assisting with other tasks as assigned.

Primary Duties Include:

  • Welcoming visitors as they arrive to the visitor center and museum and engaging them in conversation to pique their interest.
  • Accompany visitor tour groups to keep them together and ensure their safety throughout guided walking tours of the roundhouse and facilities.
  • Practice situational awareness. Inform visitors of safety standards and keep visitors aware of their surroundings and alert to potential hazards.  
  • Participate in training sessions to learn the basics of interpretation.
  • Become familiar with the AoS collections, facilities, exhibits, and best practices.
  • Learn about our collection of antique steam locomotives and their significance to history and physical science.
  • Lead interpretive tours and programs of the roundhouse collection and facilities.  
  • Respond to visitors’ questions, by providing accurate answers and feedback.
  • Assist with opening and closing the roundhouse and facilities
  • Assist with public programming and special events   

Desired Qualities:

  • Interest in American History, Physical Science, Steam Railroading, and/or Public History
  • Excellent public speaking skills and/or prior presentation experience
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Commitment to deliver excellent customer service.
  • Ability to work with large groups independently and professionally.
  • Ability to adjust to changing situations. Ability to commit to a flexible work schedule, including nights and weekends.
  • Reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Must pass a background check
  • Ability to lift and carry 25+ lbs., stand on feet for extended periods of time, arrange furniture (tables, chairs, desks), and climb on ladders

If interested submit cover letter, resume, and references to

Posted 3-14-19, 5-14-19 (Still open)

Brewster Cheese (STILL OPEN AS OF 7-24-19)
Maintenance Technician

We have an immediate opening for a dedicated industrial maintenance professional to work FULL-TIME in our Maintenance Department.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent, with prior experience in the industrial maintenance field. Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering is a plus. Must have strong knowledge of electrical controls, PLCs, and must be able to read schematics and have the ability to exercise sound judgment and initiative with minimal supervision.

If you are qualified and would like your resume sent to the company for review, please email it to Amy Bowers at in Microsoft Word format with the position listed in subject line/body. 

Boltaron (still open as of 7-24-19)
Machine Operator

We are currently looking for self-motivated individuals to join our plastics manufacturing team.  For this full-time position, individuals must be reliable, able to work any shift, willing to work overtime and willing to cross train.  Machine operators will report directly to our Production Supervisors.


  • Utilize hand tools and measuring devices (micrometer, tape measure, etc.)
  • Assist with machine set-up, tear down, and shut down
  • Follow work order instructions
  • Inspect material to ensure quality specs are met
  • Report defective materials to the operator or department supervisor
  • Complete proper paperwork and tracking requirements
  • Maintain the work area and good housekeeping/5S

Job Requirements:

  • Must be willing to work any shift (7-3, 3-11, 11-7)
  • Experienced in machine set-up, mechanically inclined & able to troubleshoot mechanical problems
  • Able to use hand tools and measurement devices (micrometer, tape measure)
  • Possess good math and computer skills
  • Prior factory and tow motor experience a plus

If you are qualified and would like your resume sent to the company for review, please email it to Amy Bowers at in Microsoft Word format with the position listed in subject line/body. 

Horizons of Tuscarawas and Carroll Counties, Inc.
Various Positions

Horizons of Tuscarawas and Carroll Counties, Inc. provides residential and Adult Day Services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in several counties in Ohio. Horizons is also a Rural Public Transportation Provider in Tuscarawas County.

We currently have openings which would be beneficial to students studying Psychology, Social Work, Education, Sociology, Communications, Counseling, Nursing and many others:

Adult Day Service Assistants – Tuscarawas County (FT & PT)

Direct Support Professionals – Tuscarawas, Ashland, and Wayne Counties (FT & PT)

Opening available all shifts any day. Work around your class schedule.

All applicants must be at least 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED and a valid drivers license. Lead Dispatch position must have experience in dispatch and supervisory experience. Please call (330) 364-5415 if you would like a complete job description or specifics of the openings available.

You may apply in person at 220 W 4th street, Dover, Ohio 44622 or online @

Posted 1-22-19 Revised 1-25-19, 5-13-19

REA & ASSOCIATES (Various positions and locations available)

Rea & Associates is a Top 100 Accounting Firm in the country and is committed to being the dominant firm in our markets. We are focused on the well-being of our staff and their professional development. Our culture respects a work-life balance for our team. We also provide a competitive compensation and robust benefit plan.

To apply please go to:

Posted 1-9-19, 5-13-19

INTERIM HEALTHCARE (Various positions available)

Please come join our team and call us today at 330.343.3760 or apply online at

Posted 1-9-19, 5-13-19

ohioguidestone (still open as of 8-14-19) - updated new contact person
Tuscarawas County and Carroll County

Apply Online!

Various positions available. A position summary and essential functions of the respective positions can be found at

  • Case Manager – Domestic Violence Shelter
  • In Home Mental Health Counselor
  • Mental Health School Based Counselor
  • Out Patient Mental Health Counselor
  • ​​​​SUD & Mental Health Case Manager


Dan Esway, HR Generalist,

Posted 9-13-18 (Still open as of 8-14-19)

Abbott Electric, Inc. (Still Open - ongoing basis)
Project Manager Assistant Intern

1935 Allen Ave. SE Canton, Ohio  44707

Supervisor:  Project Manager

Supervisor phone:  330-343-8941

Supervisor email:

Internship start date/end date:  Open

Approximate work hours per week:  20-30

Rate of pay:  $10

Brief description of internship site/program: 

  • Assist Electrical Contractor’s project managers to perform various duties associated with estimating and running electrical construction projects

Internship responsibilities/duties:  

  • Part time position working as an assistant to our Project Managers and estimators on electrical construction projects. 
  • Good organization skills are critical. 
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office software (mostly Word and Excel). 

Learning outcomes for the intern: 

Electrical construction market, organizing and performing project management tasks.

What opportunities for training will be provided?

Continual on the job training with experienced project managers

What opportunities will you provide to incorporate the intern into your organization for them to learn about your industry? 

Accompany Project Manager to production meetings, visit jobsites.

Application materials required:  Resume

Brent Fatzinger    
Posted - ongoing basis

Personal & Family Counseling Services
Victims Advocate


1433 Fifth St. NW, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

About Us: 

Personal and Family Counseling Services of Tuscarawas Valley, Inc. is a private, non-profit family service agency that assists individual and families by providing many social services, such as counseling, support, advocacy and education, focusing on prevention as well as treatment. Our services are available to all residents of Tuscarawas and Carroll counties.

In January 2013, PFCS became an affiliate organization of OhioGuidestone. OhioGuidestone is a community solutions organization. We offer a unique blend of behavioral health treatment services, skill building programs and prevention opportunities for children and families. At OhioGuidestone, many of our clients struggle with a lack of education and life skills, and don’t know how to access personal or community resources to help them improve their situations. We not only help resolve problems that already exist, but teach skills to help individuals become self-sufficient, and prevent future obstacles to success. Our services help individuals not only to survive, but thrive.

Victims Advocate  

The Harbor House Domestic Violence Shelter seeks a Victims Advocate to work part-time. The ideal candidate will be willing to supervise client’s activities in addition to crisis intervention, being available to clients when they need someone to talk to, and must be sensitive yet observant in order to log pertinent information for use by other staff including counselors.

Job Duties and Responsibilities: 

Provide direct client support by monitoring the household and supervising client’s activities in addition to crisis intervention. Help clients adjust to group/shared family living while being responsible for their safety and well-being. Monitors medications, completes necessary paperwork, answers crisis line and assess caller’s appropriateness for admission into the program. Helps to acclimate new residents to the halfway house and shelter life after intake process. Responsible for the safety and well-being of all families in Harbor House.

While much of the daily work is not unlike running a home with a large family (shopping, meal planning, cooking, cleaning, taking care of children, etc.), the advocates must be alert to any potential emergency that could arise such as an abuser finding the shelter or a client in severe emotional distress.

Education Required: High School or better in Other.

Education Preferred: Associates or better in Criminology and Criminal Justice or related field. Associates or better in Sociology or related field. Bachelors or better in Criminology and Criminal Justice or related field. Bachelors or better in Sociology or related field.

At OhioGuidestone we care about the health and safety of our employees. OhioGuidestone requires applicants to complete a pre-employment screening process upon receipt of an offer of employment. We require and cover the cost of a fingerprint background screening, physical, Tuberculosis test, and drug screen after an employment offer is made. Any employment offer is contingent upon receipt of all satisfactory pre-employment screenings.

OhioGuidestone is committed to creating a more diverse community. We encourage candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. EEO/AA M/F/H/V

To Apply:

Posted 9-15-16 (ongoing basis -- will keep applications on file for two years)


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