Off-Campus Positions

Off-Campus Positions

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Painter (NEW)

Painter for three rooms.

Description: Looking for a student who has some degree of experience painting house interiors.

Location: 2 miles from campus. I could provide transportation if needed. 

Hours/Pay: You can choose the hours, but I would like someone to start soon. $15 per hour.

Contact: Julie Taylor-

Adult Caregiver 

Location/Department: Melwood Lane (East Brainerd, off Fuller Road)

Description/Duties: Care for my mom, an 86-year-old stroke patient and my self-sufficient dad. Mom is weight-bearing but requires assistance with almost all activities of daily living. Light housekeeping and meal preparation are also required.

Qualifications: Some experience caring for disabled adults is required but certification is not.

Hours: Monday-Friday 3:30pm to 9:30pm and/or Sunday 8:30am to 2:30pm

Pay Rate: 12.00/hour

Contact Name: Christie Adams


Office Phone: 423-280-5176

Child care 

Location/Department: Ooltewah

Description/Duties: Taking care of 2 boys over Thanksgiving break.

Qualifications: Responsible, loves children

Hours: flexible, but we need someone Friday, Sunday, and Monday. (Nov 23, 25, 26).

Pay Rate: $12 per hr

Contact Name: Abri Delgado


Office Phone: 423.665.9010

Full Charge Bookkeeper / Staff Accountant 

Ruhling & Associates, CPAs - Chattanooga, TN 37421
Employment Type: Full-Time
Job Description
CPA Firm needs an experienced full charge bookkeeper/staff accountant. Candidate needs to have experience in the use of Quickbooks, preparation of sales & payroll tax returns, accounts payable & payroll preparation. Must know how to use Excel and Word. Should be detail oriented and be able to multi-task. Responsibilities include keeping the books using Quickbooks for multiple clients, preparing payroll, paying bills, preparation of sales tax returns and payroll tax returns for the quarter and end of year, preparation of financial statements using Quickbooks, making journal entries, updating depreciation schedules, and other related duties. Must be able to communicate well with clients and vendors. This is a full time position. Please email resume to

About Ruhling & Associates, CPAs - Chattanooga, TN:
We are a full service CPA firm providing professional tax and accounting services to small businesses and individuals. With currently four CPAs and four to six supporting staff including bookkeepers and staff accountants, we provide services to a wide range of clients. Please find more information about our firm at

Nursery Worker 

Location/Department: Children's Ministry
Description/Duties: Nursery/Childcare workers...must love babies, toddlers, and Jesus.
Qualifications: Experience working with babies and children.
Hours: Sunday mornings from 9-12:30 and Wednesday nights from 6-7:30. Possibility of other days and evenings for events and meetings.
Pay Rate: Depends upon experience

Phone: 423-544-7207
Office Phone: 423-892-2257

Card Services Rep / Accountant 

Card Services Rep / Accountant
Collegedale, Tennessee, United States · Operations / Accounting
We're looking for a motivated, team player to join the Collegedale Credit Union Family!

Roles and Responsibilities
Assist members with debit or credit card problems
Answer the phone and make referrals to appropriate departments
Update and maintain accounting journals, ledgers and other records
Compile data and prepare a variety of reports
Investigate questionable data and recommend action to resolve discrepancies
Handle daily funds transfers including wire transfers and ACHs
Complete projects or backup functions as assigned by the Member Services Supervisor or Controller

Required – High School Diploma
Preferred – Bachelor's Degree

Essential Skills
Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and have a high degree of detail management
Strong organizational, verbal and written communication skills
Willingness to learn and take direction
Ability to work well independently or in a group
A high degree of competency in Word, Excel and Outlook
Display a strong work ethic
Basic computer skills, minimum typing speed of 50wpm
High Integrity, honesty, and commitment
Preferred Skills
Proficiency with a 12 digit adding machine
Customer service experience
Experience in dealing with financial and numeric data

Two weeks' vacation and sick time
Eight hour birthdays
Health, dental, and vision insurance
Life and AD&D insurance
401K Plan with employer contribution, upon eligibility


Description: Caregiving for dementia/Alzheimer's, transportation,meal preparation,light housekeeping, companionship.
101 Jordan Dr. Chattanooga, TN 37421  
Current driver's license, reliable car and proof of insurance. Training is provided, flexible schedules.
Pay Rate: 
$10 hourly
Office Phone:
Shellie Green


Description/Duties: Need sitter for two homeschool kids (boy - 7 & girl - 11) in Mountain Shadows subdivision (E Brainerd area)

Qualifications: Must have a genuine heart for kids and responsible Hours Every other Thursday from 9 am to 11/11:30 am. Plus as needed, if available, on evenings and weekends for occasional adult night out.
Pay Rate:
$12/hour or as agreed upon
Office Phone:

IT Operations Intern

IT Operations Intern

Best known for Little Debbie® snack cakes, America’s leading snack cake brand, Sunbelt Bakery® granola products, and Drake’s Cakes®, McKee Foods Corporation is seeking an IT Intern to join our Database Administration Group.  This position will receive guidance from an established team of IT Professionals.  The ideal candidate will learn with us throughout his/her college career.  This is an exciting opportunity to gain valuable experience with a company that is committed to providing consumers with quality products at an excellent value.  McKee Foods is a privately held, family owned company with an 84 year history of innovation and treating employees with respect, and a deeply held belief in the importance of doing business with integrity.

Only local candidates or candidates within commuting distance to Collegedale, TN will be considered.


Monday - Friday, flexible schedule varying between 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (expected to work approximately 20 hours per week during school year and up to 40 during summer months and school breaks)

Job Summary

As an intern, you will work as needed with various groups in the Information Technology Department, while reporting within the Database Administration Group.  However, the Intern will be exposed to a broad range of disciplines such as networking, helpdesk support and database administration.

Make McKee Foods a stable part of your education plan and you will develop the technical, business and customer service skills needed to become an IT professional.

Required Qualifications

·       Current enrollment in or recent graduate from a BS or MS degree program in Computer science, Information Systems, or a related field

·       Understanding of SQL

·       Understanding of relational database theory

·       Ability to clearly document procedures, problems, solutions, etc.

·       Strong problem-solving, trouble-shooting and analytical skills

·       High level of initiative, assertiveness and self-direction

·       Strong interpersonal and communication skills

·       Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a team

·       Ability to perform with minimal supervision

·       Strong desire and aptitude to learn quickly and develop new skills

Preferred Qualifications

·       3.0 or higher overall GPA

·       Junior, Senior or Masters student

·       Database support or administration experience

·       CompTIA, SQL Database or Microsoft certifications


·       Competitive pay scale

·       401(k) with matching contributions

·       Direct deposit payroll

·       Credit Union

·       Exercise and recreation facility

*Please note: Spare and limited employees (including interns) are not eligible for some company benefits.

Please upload your current resume to be fully considered for this position.

To apply:

Please visit our website at under the careers link to complete an online application. All applications must be received by November 15, 2018.

**Equal Opportunity Employer**

Childcare - Crossfit

Location/Department: Ooltewah

Description/Duties: Childcare at local Crossfit gym Qualifications Patience, love toddlers

Hours: Monday - Wednesday 8:30 am - 10:30 am, Friday 8:30 am - 10:30 am.

Pay Rate: $10/hour

Contact Name: Sean Sanderson


Office Phone: 423-715-1175

Other: Text is best for quick response. Student does not have to work every day to be considered. Up to 3 students will be considered.


Location/Department: Local

Description/Duties: Pick up from school and help with possible homework. 14 yr old and 12 yr old

Qualifications: Dependable transportation, good with kids, punctual, dependable, helpful

Hours: 2+ hrs a day every other week Starting January 2019

Pay Rate: $10/hr

Contact Name: Shera Orquia

Phone: 423-785-6279


Nursery Worker

Location/Department: Chattanooga

Description/Duties: Childcare related duties. 

Qualifications: Must be 18 years old

Hours: Sundays 8:45a - 12:00 p. Occasional extra hours during liturgical special events. Position is year long.

Pay Rate: $10.25/hr

Contact Name: Linda Cooper

Contact Email:

Other: Please send resumes to

Child Care/Nursery Worker

Name: RiverChurch Chattanooga

Location/Department: Downtown Chattanooga

Description/Duties: Manage our church nursery.

Qualifications: Experience with and love for children ages 9 months to 3 years. 

Hours: Sundays 9:30 to 12:30 / Wednesdays 6:30 to 8:30 pm

Pay Rate: 10.00 hour

Contact: Phone: 423-505-4552 Office Phone: 423 505 4552


Child care

Location/Department: Apison

Description/Duties: Care for a 3 year old boy and a 6 month old boy in their home. Take them to museums, libraries, walks and adventures as possible!

Mom works nights so she will be sleeping/feeding the baby as needed while care giver is home.

Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays 9-4pm

Pay Rate: $75/day

Qualifications: Valid drivers license. Previous child care experience is preferred.


Contact/Phone: Michelle Murray: 570-878-8985 

Church Nursery Worker

Location/Department: Ooltewah Methodist Church Nursery 

Description/Duties: -Taking care of young children -Reading, playing with and nurturing children while their parents are in church

Qualifications: Must be at least 18 years old and have experience working with children. Must be dependable and energetic. Must be a Christ follower.

Hours: Sunday 9am-12:30pm; Wednesday 6pm - 8pm; and other days and times occasionally available.

Pay Rate: Starts at $8.00 per hour

Contact Name: Stacey Voelp


Office Phone: 423-238-9216

Network Administrator

Location/Department: Samaritan Center, Ooltewah, TN

Reports to: Director of Operations

Provides users with network technical support, and other duties as assigned by the Director of Operations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

-             Assembles and configures network components and associated services;

-             Sets up and maintains basic network operations, including assembly of network hardware.

-             Performs network troubleshooting to isolate and diagnoses common network problems;

-             Upgrades network hardware and software components are required;

-             Installs, upgrades and configures network printing, directory structures, rights, security, software and files services;

-             Provides users with network technical support;

-             Responds to needs and questions of users concerning their access of network resources;

-             Establishes network users, user environments, directories, and security for networks being installed;

-             Installs and tests necessary software and hardware.

Qualification Requirements:

-             Ability to work independently and take initiative to see that deadlines are met and work gets done

-             Dependable, punctual, and honest in dealing with time, money and materials

-             Good knowledge of business English

-             Good interpersonal communication skills

-             Ability to work cooperatively with others

-             Keyboard and computer skills

Physical Demands:

-             Requires sitting, standing, bending and reaching.  May require lifting up to 20 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate standard office machines such as computers, fax machines, calculators, telephone and other office equipment.  Requires normal range of hearing and vision.

All interested applicants should email a resume to or apply in person at The Samaritan Center 9231 Lee Hwy Ooltewah, TN 37363.

Hours: Mon-Thurs, 8-5 p.m.

Pay Rate: DOE

Contact Name: Keith Heming


Office Phone: 423-238-7777, ext. 21


Description/Duties: Pick up from school and help with possible homework. 14 yr old and 12 yr old

Qualifications: Dependable transportation, good with kids, punctual, dependable, helpful

Hours: 2+ hrs a day every other week Starting January 2019

Pay Rate: $10/hr

Contact Name: Shera Orquia

Phone: 423-785-6279


Family/Business Assistant - Part Time

Family/Business Assistant – Part-Time
Christian family in East Brainerd area of Chattanooga is seeking part-time (16 to 20 hours per week) support to assist in managing their growing business and new ministry as well as help in maintaining an active family with two children who are home schooled. Our ministry program provides seasonal fresh organic produce to local food ministries and educational programs for youths and family. The candidate should have a passion for Christ and working with children and should be personable, reliable, trustworthy, flexible, efficient, with high energy and a positive "can do" and problem-solving attitude.

Pay starts at $10.00 per hour. Applicants should send resume with cover letter to

If questions, call Sylvia Mills at 423-304-6628.

Outstanding organizational and time management skills
 Ability to multitask and prioritize daily workload
 Proficiency in google.doc, Facebook, Instagram, Excel, MS Word, Power Point, and be up to date on the latest office applications
 Excellent verbal and written communication skills
 Valid driver's license with a clean driving record (background check will apply)
 A follower of Jesus Christ with a servant's heart
 A love for children and a desire to guide them and help them learn
Assist the director in planning, coordinating, and implementing a variety of gardening projects and events from simple activities to more complex plans for various age groups
 Update and manage social media including websites, Facebook, and Instagram
 Perform office duties such as managing files, updating paperwork and other documents, and performing general office duties
 Run errands, make phone calls, and order materials that support both the business and ministry
 Assist in driving children to various activities and assist with light housework

Nursery Worker 

Location/Department: Shelter Church/Nursery

Description/Duties: Child care for ages 0-4

Qualifications: Must pass a background check Have experience with small children

Hours: 9 am-12:30 pm - every Sunday

Pay Rate: 12.00/hr

Contact Name: K'Sandra O'Brien
Office Phone:

House Cleaner

Location/Department: 2 mi from Thatcher on Egmond Rd.

Description/Duties: Mostly light house cleaning. Vacuuming, dusting, scouring sinks, etc

Qualifications: Female

Hours: 3-4 hrs a week

Pay Rate: $12 hr

Contact Name: Jeri Kelly
Office Phone:


Description/Duties: I need a babysitter to watch over my one-year old a few hours each week (Sunday-Friday). My work schedule varies week-to week, each day can vary anywhere from 3-8 hours per day depending on the day, so the more flexible the better. My child is one year old and loves to run around so she must be watched very carefully. A typical day of babysitting will be include changing her diaper as needed, feeding her, carrying her, and playing with her.

Qualifications: Babysitting experience is required and must be able to be around dogs (I own a very friendly dog). Reliable. 

Pay Rate: $8 dollars an hour.

Hours: Sunday-Friday Flexible, but can vary 3-8 hours per day.
For more information please call: (786) 356-0175. or email:

GPS Book Store Manager

Name: Deborah Smith
Office Phone:
The Book Store
GPS Book Store Manager
Research and coordinate appropriate purchases of store merchandise.
Identify appropriate vendors for provision of fair-priced, high-quality products, recognizing fashionable clothing selections, appropriate school materials and seasonally appropriate specialty items.
Develop marketing plan, appropriate to seasonal and school-oriented events.
Utilizing appropriate technology, build web-based sales and fulfillment model.
Manage school inventory system.
In coordination with Director of Auxiliary Services and CFO, manage store budget.
Manage the register during store hours.
Promote the store using social media and campus merchandising efforts.
Additional responsibilities may be assigned.

Qualifications: Must have a GED or high school diploma.
Ability to read and interpret documents and to write routine reports and correspondence. Proficient in Excel and Word programs, databases and social media.
Ability to communicate effectively with parents, students and visitors in person, by telephone, or electronic communication.

Hours: Part-time (10 months: August-May, with intermittent weeks off, 12-15 hours/week)
Flexible schedule (on campus while store is open)

Pay Rate: $12 
Office Phone: 423-634-2550

Pre-school Teachers

Location/Department: Tree of Knowledge / East Brainerd
Provide quality care for children.
You must be 18 years of age have a high school education or equivalent. Experience working with children. Must love children.
2pm - 6pm
Pay Rate: 
open for discussion
Office Phone:
Serious inquiries only, please.

Childcare Worker

Location/Department: Vineyard Chattanooga

Description/Duties: Childcare worker for pre-K class on Sunday mornings.

Qualifications: Applicants should have some experience working with young children.

Hours: Sundays 8am-2pm

Pay Rate: $8/hr

Name: Melody Winderweedle
Office Phone:

Team Member

Location/Department: Tropical Smoothie Cafe - all positions

Description/Duties: making/selling great food and smoothies with lots of positive attitude! Energetic, strong work-ethic and personable are key attributes we are seeking!

Qualifications: Willingness to learn, positive attitude "tropitude"! great work ethic!

Hours: part-time / flexible

Pay Rate: $8hr, negotiable depending on experience

Office Phone:
Paul Neumaier - cell: 248-431-5406

Sports Marketing Intern 

Location/Department: Ooltewah

Description/Duties:Sports Marketing Intern for Big Fish Sports: Help with Strive Youth soccer and flag football leauge, text, email and social media marketing, book-keeping, etc.

Qualifications:Sports minded and marketing background a plus, very organized and detailed person, experience w building flyers and social media a plus Hours 10-20 hours a week, some hours can be working from home

Pay Rate:$8/hr

Contact Name: Jeremy Deitch
Office Phone: 4235041622

Childcare Workers

Location/Department: 6528B Old Dayton Pike; Hixson, TN 37343 

Description/Duties: Providing child care for pre-schoolers

Qualifications: Experience working in child care or child care related field preferred. Background check required.

Hours: Sunday 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; potentially Sunday 5:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.; Wednesday 6:40 p.m. - 8:10 p.m.

Pay Rate: $10.00 per hour

Name: Kelly Selby
Office Phone: 423.842.2056

Seasonal Weather Coordinator

Location/Department: Covenant Transport

Description/Duties: Covenant Transportation Group is seeking seasonal staff starting in late September until April 30th to support 24 hour Weather Dept that emphasizes safe travel for our trucks across the lower 48 states. We collect weather and driver information through a variety of methods and make sure we're stopping our trucks from driving on icy roads.

Qualifications: No prior weather experience is necessary. Strong computer skills and ability to work with a team are required. Interest in Weather or Geography are a plus.

Covenant has openings each Winter season from October through April. Pay is $13 per hour. Must be 18 to apply. Covenant is an E-Verify & Drug-free workplace.

Hours Shifts:
Early Week Sun, Mon, Tues
Late Week - or Wed, Thurs, Fri
Flexible to work around Saturday scheduling.

Shift times:
Days 8am to 5pm
Nights 12am to 8am
Evenings 5pm to midnight

Pay Rate: $13/hr

Contact Name: Jonathan Hunter
Office Phone: 423.463.3490

AmeriCorps VISTA 

Location/Department: United Way of the Ocoee Region AmeriCorps VISTA Titl

Join AmeriCorps VISTA and help us fight poverty with people power!

Description/Duties: United Way of the Ocoee Regions AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) program is searching for 7 candidates passionate about fighting poverty to join our February 2019 VISTA cohort.

Selected applicants will make a year-long, full-time commitment to serve with a nonprofit organization or public agency working to impact poverty. VISTAs strengthen these organizations through developing strategies for resource development, marketing, social media, community outreach, volunteer management, and much more.

Follow the application link to see a full list of our February 2019 nonprofit partners.

Applications are due October 8th.

Design and implement volunteer programs Conduct community needs assessments Build community and donor relations Create efficient and effective business processes Research and write grants So much more!

Benefits of service include:
Living allowance of approximately $12,300 Housing allowance of $200 per month
Post-Service Award (pick one)
o $1,800 cash stipend
o $6,095 Segal Education Award
Professional Development
o Training
o Mentorship
o Nonprofit experience

Qualifications: The successful applicant will have:
Ability to:
o Organize and execute projects with little direction or supervision
o Be flexible, adaptable to a variety of situations, and effectively work as part of a team
o Facilitate meetings and speak publicly about their organization
Heart for service to community
Professionalism (VISTAs will regularly work with local nonprofit leaders & community professionals)
Hours: 40 hours/week
Pay Rate: Approximately $12,300

Name: Carla Nunez
Office Phone: 423.479.2020 x 102
Other: Application: