Itek Energy Production Assembler

Job position / title
Production Assembler

Name of business / employer
Itek Energy

Job description / duties
Production Assembler I
Contributes to the completion of solar module units via a production line. Performs duties related to the assembly, disassembly, and repair of project units as required. Individuals with a natural mechanical aptitude and the ability to problem-solve perform well in this position.

Duties
◾Aligns, fits, and assembles component parts into completed units, using hand tools, fixtures, and templates
◾Verifies dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to specifications, using tools provided
◾Operation of semi-automated equipment used to build assemblies and sub-assemblies
◾Other duties as assigned by management

Skills/Knowledge
◾Good decision making, time management and ability to prioritize tasks
◾High level of manual dexterity working with hands and small tools
◾High level of attention to detail to ensure that quality standards are being met
◾Working knowledge of raw materials, production processes and quality control
◾Ability to read and write in the English language

Education/Training and Experience
◾One or more years of experience in manufacturing environment helpful
◾High School diploma or equivalent

Physical Elements
◾Noise Exposure: Elevated levels: 75% of time
◾Repetitive Motions: 100% of time
◾Standing: 100% of time
◾Lifting: Up to 75 pounds 10% of time, >50 pounds 50%
◾Walking: 100% of time
◾Outdoor Exposure: >10% of time

Qualifications
Skills/Knowledge
◾Good decision making, time management and ability to prioritize tasks
◾High level of manual dexterity working with hands and small tools
◾High level of attention to detail to ensure that quality standards are being met
◾Working knowledge of raw materials, production processes and quality control
◾Ability to read and write in the English language

Education/Training and Experience
◾One or more years of experience in manufacturing environment helpful
◾High School diploma or equivalent

Application deadline / closing date
09/30/2018

Salary / rate of pay
$12 + Shift Differential

Days and hours of employment
Mon-Fri: 2:00pm -10:30pm

Pay period
(○) Bi-weekly
Person or department to contact
Lisa Brannigan

Business address
3886 Hammer Dr., Bellingham, WA 98226

Work location (if different from above)
800 Cornwall Ave, Bellingham, WA 98225

Email
HR@itekenergy.com

Phone
360.647.9531

How to apply
Please submit resume along with completed Itek Energy Application to HR@itekenergy.com

Applications should include
[×] Resume

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Temporary – Facilities Maintenance Technician

Temporary – Facilities Maintenance Technician

Closes On: August 28, 2018 at 04:30 PM PST

Location: Facilities Building, Bellingham, WA 98225
Department: Administrative Services – Facilities
Job Status: Part-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Days Worked: Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri.
Status: Accepting Applications Apply Now
Job Summary
Whatcom County Administrative Services – Division of Facilities is hiring a temporary extra help employee to assist with general maintenance and repair at a variety of County buildings. This position will perform a wide range of duties including, but not limited to general maintenance, operation, and repair of facilities, systems, and equipment, including electrical, plumbing, mechanical and carpentry repairs. Assists Facilities staff in performing complex tasks.

This position will work approximately full time for a period of three (3) months, however exact hours may be flexible depending on workload. Immediately following those three months the hours you will be assigned to work will decrease to a maximum of 69 hours per month.

If you have questions about job duties contact Facilities at (360) 778-5366.

Qualifications
Requires high school diploma or GED and four years of increasingly responsible building maintenance and repair experience, including basic carpentry, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, mechanical repair, and painting.

Must have a driving record that meets County standards and possess a driver’s license at time of hire and throughout employment.

Background check must meet County criteria for security sensitive positions.

Must be eligible to cross between the United States and Canada.

Must pass a pre-employment physical capacities test.
Salary
$15.38 – $19.64/hr. Depending on Qualifications

Enrollment Specialist

Position Description
Position: Enrollment Specialist
Location: Whatcom County; May Travel to Local Cities or Neighborhood Counties
FTE status: Hourly/non-exempt; 1.0 FTE, 40 hrs/week
Starting Salary/Benefits: $15.00/hour, DOE, Benefits in accordance with WAHA personnel policy
Reports to: Programs Director
Job Purpose: The Enrollment Specialist works directly with clients, community health workers, families, and health care personnel to support clients who need to access a variety of supports that impact their health. This position will work alongside WAHA direct services staff and volunteers who support clients with overcoming barriers to care by screening and connecting to various need-based programs and health care options. The Enrollment Specialist is also an advocate & system navigator for clients and their families when they hit roadblocks to getting the care they need. This candidate will be working with client health information and must be able to maintain strict confidentiality. This position requires a flexible, self directed person, who is excellent at handling situations where all the details may not yet be available or determined and can search for the information that is needed. The candidate will also be expected to have strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Location of work will be in an office setting, or other outstation areas as needed. Some travel may be required for meetings and enrollment events at other locations.
Qualifications:
• Associate degree or equivalent professional experience
• Ability to communicate effectively with diverse sectors of the community
• Possess excellent attention to detail, good organizational skills and ability to prioritize multiple tasks

• Experience with outreach and public speaking
• Computer competency: MS Office (Word, Excel, Access), internet
• Ability to work occasional weekend and evening hours
• Valid driver’s license with reliable transportation and insurance
Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience utilizing local social services in Whatcom County
• Strong background on community resources that addresses barriers to improving individual and family health
• Bilingual in English & Spanish with the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
Essential Functions:
• Assists with WAHA’s direct service performance goals by conducting holistic screen of client needs, identifying resources, and connecting clients to appropriate WAHA services such as Advance Care Planning, BHAP, Laurendeau, community programs, and referrals
• Reduces barriers for individuals accessing benefits who are eligible for cost saving programs such as basic food, charity care assistance, premium assistance programs, patient and prescription programs by assisting clients with application navigation and recertification

• Increases clients’ health literacy by providing appropriate consumer materials and visuals for explaining the health care system, preventative benefits, behavioral health, dental, and ancillary health options
• Increases client awareness on how to secure a primary care provider, specialty, medications, and other services under health plan
• Promotes client empowerment to advocate on their own behalf by utilizing cultural humility and motivational interviewing techniques, and action planning
• Provides high quality person-centered assistance to consumers of all ages by becoming certified in health care coverage training and resources training such as Advance Care Planning, Marketplace, Medicare, Medicaid, and other continuing education topics
• Ensures individuals receive benefits for which they are eligible by checking 3rd party data systems and/or by conducting follow-up conversations and activities as needed with clients to ensure that applications for health care needs are successfully completed and submitted
• Assists with agency funder requirements by following tracking protocols and gathering sensitive and confidential client information
• Increases referrals and client utilization of WAHA services by providing public presentations to consumers and service providers as well as staffing targeted enrollment sites for selected populations per month
• Describes impact of services provided to clients served by submitting monthly reports of services rendered, interaction notes, and client success stories to supervisor
• In cooperation with direct services staff and volunteers, assist with developing and improving standardized screening, education and referral processes
• Complies with Washington Health Benefits Exchange contractual requirements with assisting navigators from our North Sound Network with technical assistance, helptickets, as well as some occasional outreach outside of Whatcom County
• Other duties, projects, and trainings as assigned

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:

Work is performed in an office environment. The office is very fast-paced with many deadlines to meet. Potential exposure to repetitive stresses due to prolonged use of computers. Stress associated with receiving multiple tasks from various individuals may occur. Sufficient mobility is required for the use of office equipment such as computers, telephones, files and the copier. Sitting for extended periods of time as well as lifting a maximum of 30 pounds (file storage boxes, supplies, etc.) may be required. The ability to hear and communicate at a level sufficient to perform the essential functions of the position is required. The statements contained herein reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility, but should not
be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned, including work in other functional areas, to cover absences or relief, to equalize peak work periods or otherwise to balance the workload.
It is the policy of the Whatcom Alliance for Healthcare Access to not discriminate against any person with regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status or physical or mental disability.

Production Assembler

Job position / title
Production Assembler

Name of business / employer
Itek Energy

Job description / duties
Production Assembler I – 3rd Shift
Contributes to the completion of solar module units via a production line. Performs duties related to the assembly, disassembly, and repair of project units as required. Individuals with a natural mechanical aptitude and the ability to problem-solve perform well in this position.

Duties
§ Aligns, fits, and assembles component parts into completed units, using hand tools, fixtures, and templates
§ Verifies dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to specifications, using tools provided
§ Operation of semi-automated equipment used to build assemblies and sub-assemblies
§ Other duties as assigned by management

Physical Elements
§ Noise Exposure: Elevated levels: 75% of time
§ Repetitive Motions: 100% of time
§ Standing: 100% of time
§ Lifting: Up to 75 pounds 10% of time, >50 pounds 50%
§ Walking: 100% of time
§ Outdoor Exposure: >10% of time

Third Shift: M-F, 10:00 pm–6:30 am

Qualifications
Skills/Knowledge
§ Good decision making, time management and ability to prioritize tasks
§ High level of manual dexterity working with hands and small tools
§ High level of attention to detail to ensure that quality standards are being met
§ Working knowledge of raw materials, production processes and quality control
§ Ability to read and write in the English language

Education/Training and Experience
§ One or more years of experience in manufacturing environment helpful
§ High School diploma or equivalent

Application deadline / closing date
09/07/2018

Salary / rate of pay
$12–$15/hr with shift differential

Days and hours of employment
Mon-Fri: 10:00pm – 6:30am

Pay period
(○) Bi-weekly

Person or department to contact
Human Resources

Business address
3886 Hammer Dr., Bellingham, WA 98226

Work location (if different from above)
800 Cornwall Ave, Bellingham, WA 98225

Email
HR@itekenergy.com

Phone
360.647.9531

How to apply
To apply, please email Application, resume and cover letter to HR@itekenergy.com or mail to: 3886 Hammer Dr., Bellingham, WA 98226. Application can be found at http://www.itekenergy.com

Applications should include
[×] Resume
[×] Cover letter

Housework

Job position / title
Housework

Name of business / employer
Jeannine

Job description / duties
Experience housecleaning, vacuuming, scrub bathrooms, put things away and clean up stacks with owner, separate trash and recycle.

Qualifications
Experience housecleaning and follow homeowner’s directions.

Application deadline / closing date
08/31/2018

Salary / rate of pay
$15 to start

Days and hours of employment
Flexible

Flexible schedule?
(○) Yes

Travel required?
(○) No

Pay period
(○) Weekly

Dates of employment (specify if temp or seasonal)
As soon as possible

Person or department to contact
Jeannine

Business address
jeannine_ebay@yahoo

Work location (if different from above)
1.5 miles from WCC campus

Email
jeannine_ebay@yahoo.com

Phone
360.739.8752

How to apply
Email or text Jeannine

Applications should include
[×] Resume

[×] References

Special Projects Manager

Whatcom County, WA
Special Projects Manager
Facilities Building | Bellingham, WA
Whatcom County seeks an experienced Special Projects Manager to oversee all phases of assigned multi-million dollar capital improvement construction projects and large-scale renovations and remodels to various County buildings and properties.  This key position requires technical aptitude, excellent organizational abilities and communication skills.  Successful planning and collaboration with a variety of stakeholders is required.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES
Develops requests for proposals/qualifications.  Coordinates the bidding process, pre-bid conferences and walk-throughs.  Makes recommendations on the issuance of contracts.
Oversees and coordinates the design and permit process and work of contractors, engineers, architects, and other personnel to assure efficient and economical use of funds, personnel, materials, facilities, and time.
Works closely with County Departments on plan and project development, space planning, construction costs, and timelines.
Conducts site inspections, proactively addresses problems, and makes recommendations on change orders.
Updates electronic record drawings, creates floor plans, and develops concept drawings.
Oversees small construction projects using County staff and resources.
Provides technical expertise, consultation, and team leadership to develop creative solutions for complex issues.
For more information please review the following:
http://documents.whatcomcounty.us/WebLink8/0/doc/4288266/Page1.aspx?searchid=cae1830b-85ac-416e-a657-c8dae590a9b8

http://www.co.whatcom.wa.us/1675/Current-Job-Openings

NW Concrete Finisher

Job position / title
NW Concrete Finisher

Name of business / employer
Bellingham Marine

Job description / duties
Position Summary:
Sets up and pours concrete into assembled forms to construct floats and wave attenuators. Performs various casting procedures to ensure a high-quality finished product. Responsible for performing finish on concrete surface. Successful candidates will be required to participate in a pre-employment drug screen and random drug screening per our Drug Free Workplace policy. Dependability for work schedule is crucial.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Primary responsibility is the understanding of concrete properties for a consistent and proper finishing to BMI standards
• Hours as necessary to allow concrete to dry appropriately to complete finishing on all floats.
• Assists with preparing materials, tools, and equipment before concrete pouring can begin. Oils assembled form and readies form to accept concrete.
• Assists with pouring concrete from mixer into bottom of form. Spreads, vibrates, and jitterbugs concrete to achieve the specified depth and thickness, while setting appropriate reinforcing mesh or rebar into concrete.
• Operates forklift and installs appropriately sized polystyrene foam into assembled form. Installs appropriately sized tubes and other necessary materials.
• Assists with pouring concrete into sides of form to specified thickness. Installs clamps and braces. Operates vibrator to settle concrete and remove trapped air.
• Assists with placing wire mesh on top of foam and ties mesh to rods. Completes pouring processes and rods top of float.
• Assists with other casting processes and other crews as assigned. Operates various hand and power tools.
• Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Compensation:
BMI offers a competitive wage and benefits package; wage is dependent upon experience.

Qualifications
high school diploma or equivalent; and two or more years related experience and/or training.

Application deadline / closing date
10/02/2018

Salary / rate of pay
negotiable

Days and hours of employment
40

Person or department to contact
Taylor Lafranchi

Business address
5500 Nordic Way Ferndale, WA 98248

Work location (if different from above)
Jacksonville

Email
tlafranch@bellingham-marine.com

Phone
360.392.1442

How to apply
To Apply:
Applicants must go on line and complete the BMI Employment Application form to be considered for this position.

https://bellinghammarine.acquiretm.com/job_details_clean.aspx?ID=1384&source=Whatcom+Community+College

Bellingham Marine is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex or age.
To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact hr@bellingham-marine.com.
Bellingham Marine is a Drug Free Work Place.

Applications should include
[×] Resume

NW General Laborer

Job position / title
NW General Laborer

Name of business / employer
Bellingham Marine

Job description / duties
Position Summary:
As a general laborer with construction background you will perform any combination of the essential duties and responsibilities of production projects as listed below. Availability for work schedule is crucial. Successful candidates will be required to participate in a pre-employment drug screen and random drug screening per our Drug Free Workplace policy.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Builds concrete forms.
• Smoothens and finishes freshly poured concrete.
• Dismantles and pulls up steel forms.
• Uses hammer to knock out steel pins when dismantling forms.
• Moves heavy materials periodically.
• Digs, rakes, pries, drills, grinds, and hammers a variety of items; also ratchets rods and bolts tight.
• Ties and cuts wire.
• Maneuvers around uneven ground and miscellaneous debris.
• Works in various weather conditions.
• Cleans finished product by drilling, grinding, filing, and patching up air pockets on the concrete surface.
• Prepares for shipping by counting and gathering materials and supplies, then combining them on pallets.
• Other duties as assigned.

Compensation:
BMI offers a competitive wage and benefits package; wage is dependent upon experience.

Qualifications
high school diploma or equivalent; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Application deadline / closing date
10/02/2018

Salary / rate of pay
negotiable

Days and hours of employment
40

Person or department to contact
Taylor Lafranchi

Business address
5500 Nordic Way Ferndale, WA 98248

Email
tlafranch@bellingham-marine.com

Phone
360.392.1442

How to apply
To Apply:
Applicants must go on line and complete the BMI Employment Application form to be considered for this position.

https://bellinghammarine.acquiretm.com/job_details_clean.aspx?ID=1383&source=Whatcom+Community+College

Bellingham Marine is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex or age.
To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact hr@bellingham-marine.com.
Bellingham Marine is a Drug Free Work Place.

Applications should include
[×] Resume

NW Casting

Job position / title
NW Casting

Name of business / employer
Bellingham Marine

Job description / duties
Position Summary:
Sets up and pours concrete into assembled forms to construct floats and wave attenuators. Performs various casting procedures to ensure a high-quality finished product. Successful candidates will be required to participate in a pre-employment drug screen and random drug screening per our Drug Free Workplace policy. Dependability for work schedule is crucial.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Uses concrete chipping equipment to remove existing concrete
• Performs cleanup and shoveling of debris.
• Assembles formwork and installs reinforcing steel
• Prepares materials, tools, and equipment before concrete pouring can begin. Oils assembled form and readies form to accept concrete.
• Pours concrete into bottom of form. Spreads, vibrates, and jitterbugs concrete to achieve the specified depth and thickness, while setting appropriate reinforcing mesh or rebar into concrete.
• Pours concrete into sides of form to specified thickness. Installs clamps and braces. Operates vibrator from on top of foam to settle concrete and remove trapped air.
• Assists with other casting processes and other crews as assigned. Operates various hand and power tools.
• Learns and applies safety rules and techniques.
• Performs other duties as assigned or required.
Compensation:
BMI offers a competitive wage and benefits package; wage is dependent upon experience.

Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent; or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Application deadline / closing date
10/02/2018

Salary / rate of pay
negotiable

Days and hours of employment
40

Person or department to contact
Taylor Lafranchi

Business address
5500 Nordic Way Ferndale, WA 98248

Email
tlafranch@bellingham-marine.com

Phone
360.392.1442

How to apply
To Apply:
Applicants must go on line and complete the BMI Employment Application form to be considered for this position.

https://bellinghammarine.acquiretm.com/job_details_clean.aspx?ID=1382&source=Whatcom+Community+College

Bellingham Marine is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex or age.
To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact hr@bellingham-marine.com.
Bellingham Marine is a Drug Free Work Place.
Applications should include
[×] Resume

NW Dock Installer

Job position / title
NW Dock Installer

Name of business / employer
Bellingham Marine

Job description / duties
Position Summary:
Performs any combination of the essential duties and responsibilities of marina construction and floating dock installation while on project site. Successful candidates will be required to participate in a pre-employment drug screen and random drug screening per our Drug Free Workplace policy. Travel throughout the western United States including Washington, Oregon, Hawaii, and Alaska, is required.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Performs construction of marinas by installing floating docks in the water at the job site per blueprint specifications and per direction of Crew Lead and/or Construction Project Manager;
• Operates equipment and machinery in a knowledgeable, safe, and effective manner;
• Follows and applies safety rules and techniques;
• Reports any problems with construction duties to supervisor;
• May operate forklift to transport floats; places and aligns floats into correct order and position, following blueprint specifications;
• Uses hardware, such as bolts, washers, rods, lumber, and uses necessary hand tools;
• Positions and fastens all required hardware and materials onto floats using wrenches, rubber mallets, and others appropriate tools, ensuring floats are assembled correctly; and
• Performs other duties as assigned.
Compensation:
BMI offers a competitive wage and benefits package; wage is dependent upon experience.

Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Application deadline / closing date
10/02/2018

Salary / rate of pay
negotiable

Days and hours of employment
40

Person or department to contact
Taylor Lafranchi

Business address
5500 Nordic Way Ferndale, WA 98248

Email
tlafranch@bellingham-marine.com

Phone
360.392.1442

How to apply
To Apply:
Applicants must go on line and complete the BMI Employment Application form to be considered for this position.

https://bellinghammarine.acquiretm.com/job_details_clean.aspx?ID=1381&source=Whatcom+Community+College

Bellingham Marine is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex or age.
To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact hr@bellingham-marine.com.
Bellingham Marine is a Drug Free Work Place.

Applications should include
[×] Resume