If you are an employer and would like to post employment opportunities on this R. G. Drage Career Technical Center website please contact person the below.
Contact: Brenda Leedy, Career Specialist
Email: Brenda.leedy@rgdrage.org
Email brief Hiring Needs with Contact information
Phone: 330-832-9856, Ext. 397

Past Graduates & Community
Job Search

Past Grads desiring assistance in locating a job, please contact program instructor and/or Ms. Leedy at Drage by email at brenda.leedy@rgdrage.org

  1. Go to specific company websites to look for employment opportunities.
  2. Networking-Contact people you know or family/friends know in the field you desire to work.
  3. Visit and Register with The Employment Source, 822-30th Street,Canton (330-433-9675)
  4. Check various employment websites such as:

State Tested Nursing Assistants

The Pines
3015 - 17th Street NW, Canton, OH 44708
Fax: 330-454-0608

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Crew - Advancement Opportunities

Starting pay up to $8.50 per hour
Apply online at http://www.wererolling.com/

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Machinist Position

B&W's Copley Facility

  • Set up and operate all types of manual & CNC machining equipment.
  • Work on drawings and procedures.
  • Perform all final inspections and document results.
  • Operate overhead cranes and apply rigging.
  • Clean equipment and work area.


  • Two year technical school or equivalent training plus--manual & CNC machining experience preferred

To apply: https://babcock.mua.hrdepartment.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/148

Die Maintenance and Repair

Jig & Fixture Builder
Wooster, Ohio
(Precision Machining, Welding/Fabricating, Auto Body)
Contact: Lori McCloskey
Phone: 330-262-2015, Ext. 491
Email: Lori.McCloskey@artiflexmfg.com
Website: http://www.artiflexmfg.com/

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Commercial Solutions

Equipment Repair/Construction
1611 Bryan Ave. SW, Canton, OH 44706
Phone: 330-455-1979
Email: geubank@sbcglobal.net
*Food Service Equipment Repair, i.e.slicer repair; construction work-studs, drywall, fixing walls, electrical and mechanical-wide range of skills/abilities.
Contact:  Greg Eubank - Call, Email or Mail Resume

GC Reclaiming - Welder/Fabricator

429 Waynesburg SE
Canton, OH 44707
Contact: Greg Bauman
Phone: 330-575-2943
Email: gcreclaiming@gmail.com
Website: http://www.gcreclaiming.com/
*MIG/TIG Welder for a mini fab shop

Southwest Electric, Louisville - Painters/Welders/Fabricators

609 Enterprise Circle
Louisville, OH 44641
Contact: Rob Rinkes
Phone: 330-693-2557
Email: Robert.Rinkes@swelectric.com

Global Technical Recruiters

4251 Portage Street
North Canton, OH 44720

Applicants can apply in the following ways:
Phone: 330-631-0990 ext. 192
Fax: 330-631-0996
Email: bweiner@gtrjobs.com
Contact: Benjamin Weiner, Recruiter

We specialize in warehouse, manufacturing, construction, general labor, and industrial careers.
All levels of expertise and experience may apply.
We find better workers to better the working world.
Visit us online: http://www.gtrjobs.com

HRN Ohio, Cleveland - Auto Mechanics

We are located in Cleveland!!!
We start out at $15.00 hour!!!
Contact: George
HRN Ohio
Phone: 330-907-6666 (Can also text for quicker response!!!!)
Email: hrnohio.llc7@gmail.com

We are a FULL Service Mechanics Shop and are in need of a well rounded Mechanic(s) who can do pretty much of anything.

We are currently servicing:
Brakes, Brake Pads, Rotors, Brake Lines, Bearings, Calipers, Alternators, Starters, Batteries, Electrical Issues, Water Pump, Timing Belts, Fuel line- tank- pump issues, O2 Sensors, Tune Ups, Heater Core, Thermostats, Mufflers, Exhausts, Clutches for Cars or Trucks, Seals, Intakes, Transmission Work- take out and rebuild, Engine/Motor Swap Outs and work on ALL Makes and Models including Foreign.

MUST have own tools including obd2 scanner for diagnosing cars and reading codes!!!!

Mr. Appliance, Canton/Akron

Now Hiring: Appliance Repair Technicians
Immediate opening for service and Repair technicians for residential/commercial, Appliances servicing the Canton/Akron areas.
4275 Fulton Drive NW
Canton, OH 44718
Phone: 330-478-5511
Email: tlocker@roadrunner.com
Website: www.mrappliance.com/canton

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Johannings, Inc., Louisville, Ohio

Now Hiring: Residential Home Remodelers
Looking for someone to make this a career
3244 S. Nickelplate Street
Louisville, Ohio 44641
Contact: Barbie Swogger
Phone: 330-875-1706

Hills' Heating and Cooling, Alliance, Ohio

Full time HVAC residential, light commercial service tech.
Paid vacation, holidays, 401, health insurance.
Need valid driver's license, must be able to pass drug and background check.
Email resume to hillsheating.mike@gmail.com

Fallsway Equipment Company, Canton, Ohio

4511 Faircrest SW
Canton, OH 44706
Phone: 330-283-8853
Contact: John Minard
NOW HIRING: 1st & 2nd Shift Mechanics
Preventative maintenance and upkeep
Electric through Diesel Lift Trucks
Competitive pay varies on skills and abilities
Full benefits: Health, Dental, Vision
Paid holidays, sick leave

SAINT-GOBAIN - Performance Plastics

Extruder Operator Position (2nd and 3rd shift)
Qualifications: High School diploma or the equivalent; Ability to read and follow SOP’s and Work Orders; Use calipers and other measuring devices; Mechanical aptitude; Good math skills; Good communication skills, oral and written; Ability to work independently and as a team member.

Apply online @ https://www.saint-gobain-experience.com/en/career-opportunities
Search Job ID: 518128

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SAINT-GOBAIN - Performance Plastics

Maintenance Technician Position (2nd and 3rd shift)
Qualifications: Must be able to successfully pass a third party qualification test that demonstrates the candidate possesses the required skills in the areas listed above.

Apply online @ https://www.saint-gobain-experience.com/en/career-opportunities
Search Job ID: 518128

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Slagle Law Office

Receptionist (preferable able to speak Spanish) and Legal Assistant/Secretary
Phone: 330.832.9833
Fax: 330.832.5341
Email: lslagle@larryslaglelaw.com
Web: www.larryslaglelaw.com

Little Tikes - Blow Mold Technician

General Responsibilities
To maintain the priduction of blow molded parts on multiple machines at the optimal cycles, while meeting established quality standards and labor efficiency.

Essential Functions:

  • Operates precision measuring equipment and interprets drawings
  • Performs mold and color changes to meet scheduling requirements
  • Establishes/Records/Maintains machine process parameters to mold parts that meet quality specifications.
  • Responsible for inspecting machinery to insure all safety features are working properly.
  • Responsible for training associates on safe work practices, and insuring associates perform duties safely.
  • Performs periodic preventive maintenance on machinery and equipment.
  • Assigns and trains associates to perform job duties within established cycle times.
  • Insure associates produce/pack high-quality parts meeting weight requirements and that are free of defects.
  • Actively identify improvements in all areas including cycle time optimization, direct labor efficiency, safety/housekeeping, and mold/color changes in a continuous improvement environment.
  • Record production activities and provide end-of-shift reports to department manager.
  • As a shift leader, provides day to day direction to direct and indirect labor associates.
Required Skills:
  • Computer knowledge is necessary.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of gauges and measurement instrumentation.
  • Use reading and writing, adding and subtracting of whole numbers; direct reading of instruments and similar devices where interpretation is not required.
  • Must obtain a tow motor license.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills required.
  • Self-motivated and results oriented.
  • Must show strong safety awareness and good housekeeping skills.
Required Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • 5-7 years prior experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 3-5 years prior experience as a blow-molding process technician required.
Training Requirements:
  • Must complete all OSHA required training
  • Must have/obtain a tow motor license


Please apply in person with Resume at Little Tikes 2180 Barlow Rd Hudson, OH 44236. Follow signs that say "H1/HR Plant Entrance"

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Little Tikes - Injection Molding Process Technician

General Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for producing quality injection molded parts in a safe, productive and efficient manner.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Safety – Work within specified safety rules and procedures. Help identify and resolve safety issues.
  • Injection Mold Processing – Produce parts that meet Little Tikes quality standards. Achieve and maintain cycle times and part weight within specifications.
  • Mold changes – Following procedures and all safety requirements, perform mold changes with a goal of part-to-part in 120 minutes.
  • Perform quick color changeovers at scheduled intervals.
  • General Maintenance – Perform general tasks including but not limited to placing/removing/adjusting auxiliary equipment, greasing, inspecting, adjusting lubricant levels, etc.
  • TPM – Help implement and perform Total Preventive Maintenance checks on machines.
  • Leadership – Provide direction to associates performing direct labor activities.
  • Teamwork – Maintain good relationships with team members and peers and assist when needed.
  • Housekeeping – Maintain high standard of housekeeping on all machines, equipment and work areas.
  • Daily Reports – Accurately complete all necessary reports on a timely basis.
  • Cover Operator breaks
  • Fill-in for Team Leader in his/her absence
  • Complete work orders for necessary maintenance tasks
  • Perform material handling duties
  • Maintain accurate pigment/resin inventories; do silo checks
  • Other responsibilities as deemed necessary by supervisor
  • This position involves working in a noisy environment that is fast-paced, goal focused and requires frequent lifting up to and around 50 lbs, bending, squatting and climbing. Environment can be both hot and cold depending on weather conditions.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • We will provide training
  • Must show mechanical ability through Applied Assessments testing battery.
  • Must show strong safety awareness and good housekeeping skills
  • H.S. Diploma or GED required
Training Requirements:
  • Must complete all OSHA required training.


Please apply in person with Resume at Little Tikes 2180 Barlow Rd Hudson, Oh 44236. Follow signs that say “H1/HR Plant Entrance”

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Little Tikes - Maintenance Technician

General Requirements/Basic Knowledge

  • Electricity
  • Power Distribution
  • Electrical Controls
  • Hydraulics
  • Pneumatics
  • Mechanics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Rotational Molding
  • Rigging
  • Welding
  • Reading, Math, Writing
  • Maintain equipment documentation/manuals
  • Must be able to lift, push, or move a minimum of 60 pounds
Performance and Abilities
  • Capable of working independently and on teams
  • No written reminders in the last 6 months
  • No safety violations in the last year
  • Must successfully complete Lockout/Tagout training
  • Must successfully complete Electrical Safety training
  • Must have, or be able to obtain, lift truck license
  • Able to work overtime, as needed
  • Must have and maintain good attendance
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Ability to perform work requiring knowledge of electrical: wiring specifications, local national electrical codes, principles of operation and application of electronic equipment as required
  • Ability to repair and maintain all Auxiliary process equipment such as: conveyors, elevators, compressors, air lines, lift trucks, batteries, building electrical, water, HVAC, tape machines, banders, glue guns, checkweighers, stretch wrappers and balers
  • Ability to upgrade controls and program PLC’s is desired
  • Ability to service manufacturing and test equipment by checking, testing and replacing faulty components
  • Ability to service and repair hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance
  • Insure safe working practices are followed
  • Perform safety inspections


Please apply in person with Resume at Little Tikes 2180 Barlow Rd Hudson, Oh 44236. Follow signs that say “H1/HR Plant Entrance”

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Little Tikes - Senior Maintenance Technician

Essential Functions/Responsibilities

  • Leadership
    • Foster/Build teamwork between shifts and other departments
    • Improve employee skills through the development of a training program
    • Follow up to ensure all work is completed correctly and in a timely manner
    • Monitor and maintain 5S standards (fixed locations, cleanliness, etc.)
    • Maintain organization of Maintenance Department Area and any other area where work is in progress
    • Practice good management principles and adhere to established best practices in directing, reviewing, disciplining and motivating employees
  • Technical
    • Ability to perform work requiring knowledge of electrical: wiring specifications, local and national electrical codes, principles of operation and application of electronic equipment as required
    • Ability to upgrade machine controls is required
    • Ability to program PLC’s is required (Automation Direct and Allen Bradley)
    • Ability to troubleshoot, program and replace AC variable speed drives is required
    • Ability to service manufacturing and test equipment by checking, testing and replacing faulty components
    • Ability to service and repair hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical and electrical equipment
    • Ability to service and repair HVAC systems
    • Strong mechanical aptitude and welding experience required
  • Saftey
    • Work closely with Maintenance Supervisor to develop new and improve existing safety practices
    • Engage employees to drive further safety enhancements/improvements
    • Insure safe working practices are followed
Minimum Qualifications
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing background
  • Extensive knowledge of electrical, hydraulics, pneumatics and mechanical systems
  • Must be able to read and understand mechanical and electrical schematics
  • Must be able to troubleshoot machine controls and PLC’s
  • Must be able to program PLC’s
  • Must be able to Mig, Arc and Tig weld
  • Must be able to lift, push or move a minimum of 60 pounds
  • Good math skills
  • Towmotor license, or able to secure license within 2 weeks
  • Must be a self-starter (not requiring constant direction or follow-up) and are capable problem-solvers
  • Must demonstrate positive leadership and the ability to train others
  • Must have basic computer skills; use of MS Office Products
  • Flexibility with regard to work schedule as this role may require early arrival and late departure above and beyond “normal” shift times
  • Must have good communication skills on all levels
  • Must be able to work with outside vendors
  • Must be able to manage/prioritize multiple projects/daily issues simultaneously
Desired Qualifications
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Facility maintenance experience


Please apply in person with Resume at Little Tikes 2180 Barlow Rd Hudson, Oh 44236. Follow signs that say “H1/HR Plant Entrance”

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Tower Industries - Fusion Operator

Job Description:

  • Safely moves granite and quartz slabs using forklifts, overhead crane, or vacuum lifters
  • Stages quartz and granite slabs for cutting/processing
  • Responsible for running waterjet/saw
  • Loads and unloads material from waterjet/saw
  • Loads and unloads material from edge polisher
  • Loads and unloads slab deliveries from flatbed trucks
  • Monitors and performs routine preventative maintenance of waterjet/saw
  • Monitors and performs operator maintenance on water filtration system to insure continuous supply of filtered water to machine(s)
  • Helps other team members as needed
  • Follow written instructions
  • Use/read a tape measure to the 1/32, proficient in computer operation
  • Must have a critical eye for detail
  • Be flexible with regard to schedule
General Requirements:
  • Use appropriate PPE and follows safe working practices
  • Follows housekeeping guidelines regarding personal work area
  • Treats and communicates with fellow employees, customers, and suppliers respectfully.
Must have reliable transportation, clean driving record, be able to pass a physical, and pass a drug test. **We are a drug-free workplace, and all employees are subject to random drug screening**
  • Full Time
  • Competitive Pay
  • Benefits including medical, dental, and eye
  • Accident insurance available
  • 401K
  • Must be able to work overtime hours
Andrew J. Bendure
Stone Line Supervisor – Tower Industries
Massillon, Ohio
Phone: 330-703-3858

Nickajack Farms

August 30th - 4pm

It is official Fall Festival is right around the corner and we are hiring. It is a great opportunity to earn some extra money for the Holidays. Fall Fest begins September 12 and runs through October 31. It is a ton of fun! Work a little - work a lot! We will need help with all aspects of the festival including but not limited to:

  • Pumpkin Pickin
  • Gourd Picking
  • Retail
  • Set Up
  • Tear Down
  • Tour guides
  • Birthday Party Hosts
  • Hay Ride Drivers
  • Food Workers

Work a little or work a lot!
We are also hiring part time riding instructors for our growing horseback riding program! Be sure to apply today!

Natalie Hammer
Nickajack Farms
Phone: 330-323-9714

Ameriprise Financial - Paid Internship for Administrative Assistant

Start Date: Flexible/As Soon As Possible
**We will be interviewing for this position from Sept 2nd through Sept. 25th.

Ameriprise Financial is a world recognized company.
We are seeking a responsible intern for administrative office work. This position offers great business experience. No previous office experience required, just a general knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word & Excel). Phone and communication skills are a must.

The position will start out at 10-25 hours per week M-F with flexible days/times.
The starting rate is above minimum wage with raises available upon advancement.
The average length of time for employment is between 2+ years.
This is a home office – cat/dog friendly environment.

Initial training and responsibilities include:
  • Assisting with special projects
  • Letter Production [Microsoft Word]
  • Project Tracking [Microsoft Excel]
  • Software Upgrades
  • Assisting with mail in/out
  • Marketing projects
  • Answering phones
  • Assisting with general office duties

Additional training and responsibilities for the right candidate include:
  • Training in marketing
  • Business Management
  • Client Service
  • Financial Planning
  • Database Maintenance
  • In-office Computer Networking/Troubleshooting

To set up an interview please call: Stephanie Hoot 13831 Youth Street North Lawrence, OH 44666 Phone: 330-834-9061 Fax: 330-834-9064 E-mail: stephanie.a.marks-hoot@ampf.com

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Invent Now, Inc. - Facilities Assistant

Position Summary:
The Facilities Assistant will be responsible for providing general labor assistance to the Facilities department. Duties may include construction, mechanical, fabrication, painting grounds care, landscaping and janitorial support for the Invent Now facilities, projects and exhibits.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Facilities Team with daily tasks
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment in shop areas and throughout facility work sites.
  • Provide housekeeping services as needed.
  • Loading/unloading of trucks
  • Furniture and equipment moving
  • Exterior upkeep of facility to include trash removal, lawn maintenance, grounds care and paint.
  • Provide assistance in various duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Construction trades experience: demolition, drywall, plumbing, minor electrical, excavation, painting, woodworking
  • General technical and mechanical aptitude is required
  • Ability to take direction, work independently, as well as effectively as a member of a team
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 75 pounds and perform physical labor for a minimum of 8 hours.
  • Willingness to learn new skills
  • Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record
Location: North Canton


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Fannie May - Customer Service Representative

Fannie My is part of the 1-800-Flowers.com Family of Brans (www.1800flowers.com).
North Canton, OH
Full-time position

Company Description
Fannie May has over 100 retail locations in 6 states and Canada. Throughout the years Fannie May has developed candies that often become the center of many family and holiday traditions. Beginning with only a handful of confections today Fannie May makes over 100 different confections and continues to develop new and innovative flavor profiles for our customers.

Job Description

  • Timely input of all incoming orders
  • Research and resolve customer issues, inquiries and complaints
  • Assist in putting together and executing large mailings as may be required
  • Set-up and maintenance of filing system as it relates to orders, QC issues, tracking, etc.
  • Administrative work as may be required for complete operation of Customer Service and Sales Depts., including correspondence, spreadsheets, mailings and files
  • Preparation of weekly issues for discussion at C.S. staff meeting, including open order report, unresolved issues, production questions, etc.
  • Handles call if customer is not satisfied with responses of C.S. Rep’s I, to reiterate policy or handle further resolution
  • First respondent to Sales, Production, Operation or NPD issues and routes accordingly
  • Informs C.S. Manager immediately of any Q.C. issues or other issues that C.S II is unable to resolve or get answered from another Dept.
  • Any other miscellaneous duties as assigned by Customer Service Manager
  • Minimum High School Diploma
  • Previous customer service experience
  • Ability to prepare professional style correspondence with customers and other departments
  • Excellent telephone and communication skills
Skills: (Language skills, mathematical skills, reasoning ability)
  • Proficiency in MS Office programs including Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Proficiency in Syspro or other similar MRP system
  • Knowledge of basic shipping and EDI practices
  • Ability to effectively communicate with sales brokers and key account customers
  • Ability to type 30 wpm
Independent Action: Describe the level of authority to make an independent choice, free from immediate direction or supervision. A variety of duties involving computer equipment, people, and information. Must have the ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and work well without constant direction. Must have the ability to react in a positive and spontaneous manner, evaluate and respond appropriately to the needs of customers and their requirements. Must be able to handle a multiplicity of routine tasks, following specific instructions carefully and general instructions completely. Confidence in exercising independent judgment.

Special Requirements of the position:
  • List any certification/license or if travel is required.
  • Additional hours, including weekends, may be required during peak seasons.
Physical Demands:
  • Describe important physical requirements of the job, from typing on a keyboard to lifting heavy objects.
  • Ability to sit and use computer to input data. Ability to lift 50 lbs.


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