Who’s Hiring Locally: UC Davis, Bayer, NewCorp, Virtual Gal Friday, More

The weekly job round-up of employers who are hiring locally and work at home opportunities.

Welcome back to another work week of job hunting! This week we feature a mix of local opportunities in addition to some legit home-based positions. UC Davis is in need of a project manager, Westlake Village has a few openings, and for some extra work you can head over to Taco Bell. 

For those of you who would prefer to work from the comfort of your home, NewCorp is seeking part time customer service reps for their DirectTV clients, Support.com is in search of excellent personal technicians and Direct Interactions will be hiring for parking enforcement customer representatives to assist customers with unpaid parking tickets. For more work at home opportunities, please visit www.JobsInClerical.com.  

Job Tip of the Week: What you mean FREE? With the recession still in play, volunteering might sound a bit crazy right now. However, the truth is job seekers are getting hired this way. While you’re searching for a job, take a stab at volunteering somewhere you think would be a good fit… Your chances of getting hired will certainly increase. FYI: Make sure you try to show them that they can’t live without you or that they absolutely need you. 

Good luck job seekers! 

UC Davis

Position: Project manager

Duties: Facilitate in software development, work with stake holders, SME’s, product owners, analyze data and other task related duties.

Requirements: Experience in strategic planning, excellent oral and written communications; able to do presentations, multi task, computer knowledge and organizational.

Compensation: $4,422.00 - $7,959.58 per month.

Apply here 


Carmel Apartments (West Village Community)

Position: Leasing associate

Duties: Lease apartments, sell community services, prepare paperwork and provide sales.  

Requirements: High school graduate, BA preferred, 2 – 3 years sales/customer service, experience in residential leasing/sales, MRI Property Management Operating and Information system is a plus, basic office equipment knowledge and flexible schedule.  

Compensation: DOE plus excellent benefits. 

Apply here Please reference “Leasing Associate – West Village” in the subject line. You can also fax your resume to 415-374-8206. 



Position: Smog and repair technician

Duties: Provide smog checks and auto repair as needed.

Requirements: Must have at least 5 years experience, good star score, strong check engine and drivability knowledge. In addition, must pass a pre employment drug screen.

Compensation: DOE (hourly).

To Apply: Please bring a resume to 2000 F St. Davis or call Randy at 916-662-3015 for more information. 



Position: Senior administrative specialist

Duties: Be the first of point of contact for the VP of global marketing, finance and new business operations.

Requirements: At least an AA or 10 plus years of experience, excellent organizational skills, pay attention to details and a comprehensive understanding.  

Compensation: DOE

Apply here


Pacific Gas and Electric

Position: Customer relationship manager

Duties: Manage business relationships with a variety of clients, point of contact for agricultural customers and sales of PG&E products.

Requirements: BA degree in a technical, agricultural, or business, 8 years prior related experience preferred technical knowledge and excellent inter-personal and communication skills.

Compensation: DOE

Apply here  



Position: Retail sales consultant

Duties: Assist customers with products, sales and services.

Requirements: 1- 3 years retail/customer facing and sales preferred; able to multi task, knowledge of Wi-Fi, able to lift up to 25 lbs and assist with inventory.

Compensation: Hourly plus commission.

Apply here 


Taco Bell

Position: Cashier/food prep

Duties: Greet customers in the restaurant or drive-thru, order and cash transactions, excellent customer service, prepare store foods, assemble food and beverage orders and maintain a clean and safe environment for customers.

Requirements: High school degree/GED or foreign equivalent, work permit, excellent customer contact skills, listening skills and able to work weekends and evenings.

Compensation: DOE (hourly).

Apply Here  



Work From Home Jobs


Position: Personal technology expert

Duties: Perform analysis on clients PC, make product/service recommendations, provide excellent customer service support to direct clients on all technological support needs by utilizing company provided tools to troubleshoot and solve client problems.

Requirements: Minimum of 1 - 2 years of related experience, customer service dealing with consumers, hardware / software technical support, experience troubleshooting Windows XP, Vista and 7 platforms, home networks (wire and wireless) using multiple network technologies such as switches, routers, printers, printers, scanners, fax, MP3 players, digital cameras, cell phones, PDAs and more.

Equipment Requirements: Please see job description for system requirements.  

Compensation: $13.50 per hour (overtime and shift premiums available), plus medical, dental, vision, 401K plan, PTO and an employee stock purchase plan and work from home.

Apply Here  



Position: Customer care representative (currently only part time)

Duties: Take inbound calls assisting customers with sales, billing and support for DirectTV services and products.

Requirements: High school degree, type 30 wpm, pass background and drug screen; 1 year verifiable experience, customer service, 6 months call center experience and the proper computer equipment and software.

Compensation: $9.00 - $10.00 per hour plus commission.

Apply here 


Direct Interactions

Position: Parking enforcement customer service representative

Duties: Take inbound calls assisting customers with unpaid parking tickets.

Requirements: High school degree, 2 years of virtual customer service call center, pass a background check and at least 1 year of a high stress call center environment.

Compensation: $9.04 - $11.00 per hour.

Apply here 


Pierce-Eislen Rent Surveys

Position: Rent survey callers

Duties: Take inbound calls assisting customers with unpaid parking tickets.

Requirements: High school degree, 2 years of virtual customer service call center, pass a background check and at least 1 year of a high stress call center environment.

Compensation: $11.00 per hour ($10.00 per hour during first two weeks of training). Training starts January 7th, 2013.

Apply here 


Virtual Gal Friday

Position: Virtual assistant

Duties: Take on various administrative, technical, marketing etc... ongoing projects for clients.

Requirements: Must be experienced in office administration, answering phones, respond to client inquiries, email, scheduling and some website maintenance if need be.

Compensation: $12.00 per hour.

Apply here 


For more work at home opportunities please visit www.JobsInClerical.com.

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