Part-time Community Organizer

The Thomas Merton Center is hiring a part-time community organizer. This is a one year, twenty-hour a week position that pays $15 an hour. More at:

newg-pgh-job-opportunity. Submit resume and cover letter by Friday, March 7, to



Administrative Assistant

needed for growing Nonprofit!

CEED (Christian Evangelistic Economic Development), a faith-based nonprofit located in Pittsburgh, PA, is looking for a self-motivated individual for an office support position.  Ability to multi-task, work well in a small team environment, attention to detail along with great communication, computer and organizational skills are a must.  Duties include but are not limited to:  greeting and directing visitors, answering and directing phone calls and general administrative work.


•High School Diploma required, Associates or Bachelor’s Degree preferred

•At least one year office experience

•Proficient with computers and experience using MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint

•Prior experience in Nonprofit sector a plus

•Bilingual skills and prior experience working with people of diverse backgrounds also a plus

This is a full time position, 9:00AM – 5:00PM Monday – Friday.  Compensation based on experience.  Includes health benefits and paid time off.  To apply, please send resume and cover letter to:



Production Operators

PPG Industries Inc., a $15 billion leading producer of coatings, optical and specialty materials and glass products,  is seeking talented people for full-time openings as Production Operators at its Springdale, PA coatings plant. The position requires experience in a production environment, strong communication and teamwork skills, and basic math skills.  High school diploma or equivalent is required.

The position entails blending, measuring and procuring raw materials to manufacture industrial coatings.  Once completed, materials are packaged for shipment to customers.

Starting salary is $13.73/hr. with vacation, holidays and benefits.  In approximately 1 year you may reach the full base hourly rate of $16.99/hr. for a Large Work Cell Operator.

Applicants must apply on line at

beginning at 8:00 AM on

Sunday, March 2, 2014.

When asked to select the

location…select Springdale

When asked to select

the position…select

Springdale Production

All candidates must apply using this website. Applications and phone calls will not be accepted at the facility.

Learn more about PPG at

Applicants must have the legal right to work in the United States

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V





Local Union No. 5, I.B.E.W. and Western PA Chapter, N.E.C.A.

5 Hot Metal Street, Suite 100 Pittsburgh, PA 15203-2356

February 2014

APPRENTICESHIP opportunities for those who meet the requirements are hereby announced by the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee of the I.B.E.W. Local Union #5 and the Western PA Chapter of N.E.C.A.

Applications will be distributed at the:

Electrical Training Center – 5 Hot Metal Street, Suite 100, Pittsburgh, PA  15203-2356 (South Side)

March 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th and 15th-from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

March 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st and 22nd-rom 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Clearfield Training Center-1400 Leonard Street, Clearfield, PA 16830

March 22nd-from 10:00AM to 12:00PM


A. Applicants shall be in good health, of average intelligence, conscientious and interested in learning the trade.

B. Must be 18 years old, as of June 30, 2014.

C. Must be a high school graduate or hold a GED.

D. Must have completed one year of high school algebra or one post high school algebra course.

E. Applicant must be willing to take any tests given by or for the Committee.

F. When an apprenticeship is offered, one must submit to a physical and substance testing and a test for color blindness. These tests will be administered by a doctor selected and paid for by the Committee.

G. Must be a resident of one of the following counties in Pennsylvania for at least one year prior to application: Allegheny; Armstrong; Bedford; Blair; Butler; Cambria; Cameron; Centre; Clarion; Clearfield; Elk; Fayette; Fulton; Greene; Huntingdon; Indiana; Jefferson; McKean; Somerset; Venango; Washington and Westmoreland.

H. A non-refundable check or money order for $25.00 (Twenty-five Dollars) will be required with the returned application. Cost of all testing and examinations to be paid by the Committee.  We will not accept cash payments; check or money orders only.

I. All applicants must have a valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License for the entire time they are in the apprenticeship program.

J. The recruitment, selection, employment and training of apprentices during their apprenticeship shall be without discrimination due to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or non-job related disabilities. The sponsor shall take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in the apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 or the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 30 and the Equal Employment Opportunity Regulations of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.


1. Copy of your High School transcript/Official or Unofficial (not the diploma) or your GED with scores (not a copy of the certificate) and High School transcript for years attended.

2. Your Driver’s License.

3. A (non-refundable) check or money order only for $25.00 made payable to Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee. We will not accept cash payments; check or money orders only.



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