Help Wanted – Area Businesses Are Hiring!

Help wantedWelcome to the Help Wanted section of Pike County Happenings.  Each week we review the area newspapers, Chamber of Commerce and e-mail submissions to help you find your next job. Thank you to The Pike Express and Pike Press, and also from area businesses for your submissions and information. Let them know you found them on Pike County Happenings!

If you are an employer looking to fill a position, please send us your Help Wanted information no later than each Tuesday night by 9pm to our Contact Us form or by email ( Be sure to include how many weeks you would like your ad to run. This is a free service to help our residents and community.

Fall Harvest Help driving grain trucks, part or full-time, seasonal. 217-242-0855.

Harvest Help wanted. Hayden Farms, Milton. CDL required, must be reliable. Call/text 217-491-0822 for more information.

Mechanic wanted. Experience a plus. Must have own tools. Contact Sonny or Andy at 217-723-4513.

Service Technician at Neal Tire & Auto in Pittsfield. Experience with tire, battery and general vehicle maintenance, willing to work Saturdays, must have valid DL and solid work history, must pass drug screen, excellent starting wage w/full benefits package. This is an excellent career opportunity for the right candidate! Apply within at 989 West Washington in Pittsfield. No phone calls please.

Jiffi Stop looking to fill Bookkeeper position. Weekly paycheck, holiday pay, health & life insurance, 401K, 3 evaluations for raises in first year. Opportunity for advancement. Vacation eligible at 6 months. Computer experience required. Call 217-285-5558 ext. 221 for more details about a rewarding career at Smith Oil, 1317 W. Washington in Pittsfield.

Full-time opening for a Shag Driver/Yard Worker. Located in Griggsville,IL. Home every night, Class A CDL required. Haul livestock, feed, clean, water, bed, sort, load and unload hogs. Stop by to fill out an application at 31539 Highway 107 North, Griggsville IL 62340 or contact Richard at 217-345-2326 or 563-379-1034.

Pike County Health Department is accepting applications for a Health Inspector in our Environmental Health department. Qualified applicants will complete food program inspections, along with required reports & documentation. Must have a minimum of an Associate’s Degree with nine semester hours of science. Preference will be given to individuals who have experience, licenses, or certifications in Environmental Health programs. Must have knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Access, reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Apply in writing with resume to Anita Andress. Pike County Health Department, 113 East Jefferson St. Pittsfield, IL 62363 or send resume via email to by 5:00 pm on September 15, 2014.

Tax Preparer – Liberty Tax is expanding! Experienced preparers or we will train you. Enroll now in our Tuition free tax course.  Small book fee. Or, if you have a minimum 2 tax seasons of experience, apply immediately for a special opportunity.  Pittsfield 217-285-2010.

Are you looking to join an experienced and growing team who has been committed to providing excellent service to its customers and community for 125 years? Are you ready to work in an environment that focuses on helping you succeed personally and professionally? If yes, contact us at to request an application.  We have available Part-Time positions at our Hull, Pittsfield, and Jerseyville locations.

The Mental Health Centers of Western IL has a full time position available for Receptionist/Secretary at the Pike County site.  Applicants must possess a High School diploma or GED with secretarial training or experience and communication, computer and bookkeeping skills.  Send resume to: Mental Health Centers of Western Illinois, Attn: Katie Wilson  | 120 N. Williams Industrial Drive | Pittsfield, IL 62363  or via email to:

Build a great career at TRUE.  We need career minded individuals to produce high quality commercial refrigeration equipment.  Must be at least 18 years old, drug free, conditioned for physical work, able to lift 60 lbs.  We offer a stable, family owned business, excellent employee benefits and on the job training. Day shift starting at $13.00/hr, 2nd Shift starting at $143.00/hr, 3rd shift starting at 16.00/hr.  Apply today at or in person at any of our 4 locations: O’Fallon, Bowling Green, Mexico, or Pacific.

DOT Foods has continual job openings. For information and to apply, please visit

4 thoughts on “Help Wanted – Area Businesses Are Hiring!

    • I have over 20 years experience in the construction field, not much I can’t do, please call me at 2177199183 if I don’t answer please leave a message, thank you

  1. Nuccis past house madison street pittsfield is in need of experienced servers,it is a fast pace environment,must be willing to work at a fast speed and be efficient .inquire in person plz and have a wonderful day.

    • I am an experienced server. Have worked at pizza hut and the boonedocks restaurant. Where is this located so that I may put in an application please. Thank you!

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