Job & Volunteer Opportunities
Welcome! Employment opportunities are listed first, with the Volunteer section following. To list an opportunity, contact Mrs. Spiak at pspiak@nkcps.k12.va.us   
            
**NKHS agrees to post available jobs and volunteer opportunities.  Listing opportunities is not an endorsement of a particular business or organization.  NKCPS is not responsible in any way for the student's hiring process or candidate experience before, during, or after accepting an offer.

                         JOB OPPORTUNITIES:


FULL TIME OR PART TIME 

 ALLAN MYERS: FULL-TIME  

​Have you considered a career in the construction trades/mgt.?  We build things that matter. The clean water that comes from your faucet, the transportation network that connects you to essential goods and services, the neighborhood where you live and raise your family. We build careers and provide a pathway to the American Dream. We are your neighbors, working every day to improve the world around us, making it Better, Faster, Safe.  They have been doing major highway construction on I-64 and in the Tidewater, Richmond, and NOVA areas.  Learn how your future begins at Allan Myers.
HOW DO I LEARN MORE?: 
Check out their website: http://www.allanmyers.com/about-us/
HOW DO I APPLY/QUESTIONS: 
*If you would like to arrange an on site visit, contact Mrs. Spiak via Schoology!
*Email Mr. Derek Martin at Derek.Martin@allanmyers.com


MS. CORA CONTI:  PART-TIME (2 job opportunities-both may be filled!)
Ms. Conti is a local small business owner seeking to fill two positions with duties that are project-based.
PAY: $8/hr for both jobs
1. WHAT'S THE JOB DESCRIPTION?:
Seeks a student, 16 or older, who has reliable transportation and a driver's license who is willing to perform odd jobs around her personal property. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: outdoor basic landscaping, cleaning, assistance with care of her dogs. Must be willing to consider other jobs as necessary.  Property is on a hill, so being in good health and of stable footing and balance is necessary.
WHAT SKILLS ARE NEEDED?:
Must possess a strong work ethic, dependability, self-motivation, trustworthiness, communication skills, and professionalism. Must be able to lift 40 lbs. Must leave the phone in the car or off their person.
SCHEDULE/PROJECTED HOURS:
Min. of 3 hrs/day, Monday thru Friday. with the potential for 6 hrs./day. There is some flexibility in the exact hours based on the project needing completion. 
2. WHAT'S THE JOB DESCRIPTION?:
Seeks a student, 16 or older, who has reliable transportation and a driver's license who is willing to work in Ms. Conti's basement business acting in a "warehouse" support capacity. She seeks assistance in fulfilling orders and preparing shipments and moving boxes. 
WHAT SKILLS ARE NEEDED?:
Must possess a strong work ethic, dependability, self-motivation, trustworthiness, communication skills, and professionalism. Provide basic clerical skills. Must have phone etiquette skills and confidence. Must be able to lift warehouse boxes. Must leave the phone in the car or off their person.
SCHEDULE/PROJECTED HOURS:
Monday thru Friday 2-5 PM, with some flexibility. 
HOW TO INQUIRE:
(c) 703-508-6822


CUSTOM METAL FABRICATORS:  FULL OR PART-TIME Mr. Jason Martin (may be filled-call to inquire)
Mr. Martin is the owner of Custom Metal Fabricators, a local company.  If you are the right employee, Mr. Martin will mentor and teach you all aspects of metal fabrication.  
WHAT SKILLS ARE NEEDED?:
Are you motivated, with strong work ethic and eager to learn?  If so, call to inquire about an opportunity to meet in person to talk.  No experience is necessary
WHAT'S THE JOB DESCRIPTION?:
Mr. Martin is seeking to hire someone willing to do jobs as assigned, ranging from basic landscaping/lawn maintenance for the building, to being trained to grind, cut, and hole punch metal. Keeping a clean shop is also important. 
HOW TO INQUIRE:
Serious applicants can call Mr. Martin to speak directly. 804-690-4165 (no resume req'd) 
PAY:
Dependent on skills and experience. No experience can expect to be around $10 an hour. 

FOOD LION:  FULL & PART-TIME   All New Kent Stores
Food Lion is seeking to hire part-time and full-time for various positions. At Food Lion, Associates are the most important assets to our organization. We want associates to have meaningful careers full of variety and challenges. Each associate contributes to the overall success of Food Lion, and in return, we strive to provide all associates with a fulfilling work experience and reward performance and commitment. We are committed to the professional development of our associates through on-the-job learning opportunities and training. Feel free to apply online.
WHERE DO I APPLY:? 
https://www.foodlion.com/careers/
IS THERE A LOCAL CONTACT?:
s1422sm@retail.foodlion.com

HENDERSON INCORPORATED: FULL-TIME
Henderson Inc. is offering a 2019 Mentorship Program for high school graduates. Are you interested in a paid mentorship program with the goal being permanent employment by one of the region's most sought after contractors? If so, then please contact us. 
WHOM DO I CONTACT?:
Julie Russell:  julie@hendersoninc.com     
Main Office:  5806 Mooretown Rd., Williamsburg, VA 23188

HOLE FAMILY DONUTS & MORE:  FULL-TIME, PART-TIME OR SEASONAL 
Come work for a locally owned small business focused on delivering the best-tasting donuts and BBQ directly to your belly! 
WHAT POSITIONS DO YOU HIRE FOR?:
Cook, Donut Decorator, Cashier
WHOM DO I CONTACT?:
Mary Bonner, Manager-804-357-0495
WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION?:
https://www.facebook.com/HoleFamilyDonuts/


LOWE'S:  FULL-TIME  "Track to the Trades"
Lowe's is always looking to hire associates with strong work ethic, dedication, and a willingness to learn.  But, I bet you didn't know that if you work with them for a min. of 6 months you can apply for "Track to the Trades".  
WHAT IS IT? Lowe's will pay for your training in a skilled trades area.  Then, they will even help you to be hired with an employer partner to officially apprentice.  
WHO QUALIFIES?:  Those 18 yrs. or older who have met the min. work period, apply and are accepted. Begin as an associate, then can apply to pursue "Track to the Trades"
WHAT'S MY NEXT STEP?:  Check out these websites:
http://www.wearegenerationt.com/
https://www.wearegenerationt.com/jobs-training/opportunity/lowes-track-to-the-trades


LOVE'S:  FULL & PART-TIME 
Love's is more than just a place to gas up.  Love's offers employment opportunities in transport, logistics, restaurant services, truck and tire care, and light mechanical services. Love's Hospitality also has a growing network of hotels and storage rental locations. Come join their team of 23,000 employees.
FEATURED JOB OPENINGS IN NEW KENT:
Diesel Mechanic Apprentice, Tire Tech, Cashier, and Restaurant services
WHERE DO I APPLY:? 
https://jobs.loves.com/?_ga=2.241323202.1943883603.1558705320-1588680318.1558705320
IS THERE A LOCAL CONTACT?:
Jamal Moore:  jamal.moore@loves.com


LUMBER LIQUIDATORS:  FULL & PART-TIME 
Lumber Liquidators has various openings ranging from materials handling in the warehouse to customer service.  If you are looking to build a career, or simply to work part-time while in college, Lumber Liquidators can be flexible in meeting your needs.  If you have a strong work ethic and want to learn, build your future at Lumber Liquidators today!
WHERE DO I APPLY:? 
https://www.lumberliquidators.com/ll/flooring/employment
IS THERE A LOCAL CONTACT?:
Raquel Parra:  rparra@lumberliquidators.com


MCDONALD'S: FULL & PART-TIME  
McDonald's at Bottom's Bridge is hiring! Come join the team.Working at McDonald’s isn’t just a chance to earn money now, but an opportunity to build skills for your future.
WHAT POSITIONS ARE OPEN?:
For Crew: On a McDonald’s restaurant crew, you’ll be a member of a tight-knit team, working together to prepare meals, take food orders, keep the restaurant clean, and bring smiles to customers’ faces with great service.
WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE & SEARCH FOR JOBS?:
https://www.mcdonalds.com/us/en-us/careers/working-with-us.html
RATE OF PAY:
$9/hr.
BENEFITS: 
Flexible hours, Tuition Assistance (up to 42,500/yr), & 401k

ROMA RISTORANTE ITALIANO:  FULL & PART-TIME
Come join the Roma Ristorante Italiano family of employees.  With two locations, in Sandston and Mechanicsville, they are an easy drive.  They pride themselves on meticulously prepared meals for group and individual dining experiences. If you are friendly, with good work ethic, and a positive attitude, reach out today about available jobs.
WHAT POSITIONS ARE OPEN?:
Front of House Server, Prep Cook
WHERE DO I APPLY:? 
Come in person to inquire.
IS THERE A LOCAL CONTACT?:
Antonio Mannino at Sandston:  804-328-6699

RUPPERT LANDSCAPE:  FULL-TIME
Ruppert Landscape has as total of 1,500 employees and has a strong footprint in Virginia!  Over 45 years they have built a company whose roots are its employees. As the greatest asset of our organization, our employees are provided with a safe and well-equipped work environment and an open and communicative company culture. When we hire, our intent is to “hire for life.” To that end, we provide employees with a comprehensive career path that will enable them to feel happy and challenged at work. We believe in providing our team members with opportunities to learn, grow, and be recognized for their contributions—all of which encourage long-term commitments that benefit the employee, the customer, and the company.
WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE & SEARCH FOR OPEN JOBS?:
https://www.ruppertlandscape.com/careers/


SEASONAL
CUMBERLAND HOSPITAL
Cumberland Hospital currently has a Lifeguard (seasonal) position available. Must be at least 18 years old. Contact Ebony Mackie, TA Manager at Ebony.Mackie @uhsinc.com or phone at 804-966-1645.

PAMUNKEY RIDGE CAMP:  Girl Scouts of the Commonwealth of VA

Pamunkey Ridge Girl Scout Camp is located on 240 acres along the banks of the Pamunkey River approximately 25 min. North of Richmond. A 10-week resident camp, Pamunkey Ridge features fully-enclosed cabins, modern restrooms, and dining hall equipped with a restaurant quality kitchen, basketball courts, a swimming pool, and a large sports field.  They have a variety of openings, to include Counselors, Lifeguards, and Kitchen Aides
REQUIREMENTS:
Kitchen Aides-must be 16 and older
Counselors- must be 18 and older
HOW TO APPLY:
Contact Amanda Porter: aporter@comgirlscouts.org

SWIM CLUB MANAGEMENT GROUP: 
Get paid while soaking up the sun being a lifeguard or manager with Swim Club Management Group.  They have numerous pools in the New Kent and surrounding area and many positions still open for summer into fall.  Contact them today and start a rewarding job where you can gain employability skills and make lifelong friends.
HOW DO I APPLY:
www.lifeguardcharlotte.com
WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE?:
https://www.facebook.com/pg/swimclubmanagement/about/?ref=page_internal


                                   VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:
CAPITAL CARING:
Capital Caring has simply improved care for those facing life-limiting illness through direct support of patients and their families, public education and advocacy.  They provide grief counseling, hospice care (mostly in-home), children's programs, and in-patient services. Their mission is to provide the highest quality advanced illness care with dignity, respect, and compassion.  
WAYS TO VOLUNTEER:
There are many ways to share your unique talents.  Respite-spend time with the family member's loved one to allow the caregiver time for rest and relaxation. Companionship-provide a comforting presence to assist in things like reading letters, running errands, singing, providing transportation,and more. Bereavement-participate in a regional grief camp for children and adults. Administrative-held in Capital Caring's office. Community outreach- lend a hand in the thrift shop, assist in fundraising, and community events. Landscape-maintain their therapeutic gardens at the in-patient centers or help patient's homes. Pet therapy-share the companionship of your certified pet with patients and their families....and more! 

WHERE TO APPLY:
A one-time training must be completed. Volunteering can be tailored, depending on the volunteer's talents. To apply to volunteer, click the link and submit the form:
https://www.capitalcaring.org/get-involved/become-a-volunteer/volunteer-application/
IS THERE A LOCAL CONTACT?:
Renee Mann,  804-601-3180  rmann@capitalcaring.com  

PROCLAIMING GRACE OUTREACH-THRIFT SPOT:

Thrift Spot is about so much more than shopping. We have great fellowship by sharing and listening about each others’ lives, while providing quality gently used clothing, furniture, household items, linens, electronics, books, toys and more at drastically reduced prices.
WAYS TO VOLUNTEER:
Saturdays 7-8 AM-
Seeking students willing to give back--literally. Strong backs are needed to set up the furniture outside of the Thrift Spot. There is also the need to set up small things, so everyone ages 14+ are welcome.  Anyone 14-17 must have a parent present the first time volunteering.
Saturdays 4-5 PM-Seeking students to put up all of the outside furniture and smaller items placed outside of the Thrift Spot.  Ages 14+ are welcome.  Anyone 14-17 must have a parent present the first time volunteering.
Saturdays:  Seeking those 18 or older (background check required) to operate the Point of Sale (register) system for the Thrift Spot.  One hours of training is required before volunteering. People work once per month or as often as they like.
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9 AM-4 PM (summer or after school):  14+ can help with cleaning, straightening, stocking, processing items, etc.  There are many additional jobs for many skill levels, simply inquire!
WHERE TO APPLY & TO LEARN MORE:
Pgova.com   https://proclaiminggraceoutreach.com/thrift-spot/      757-810-4337

REDSKINS TRAINING CAMP: 
                                                             
For the seventh year in a row, the Washington Redskins will hold its summer training camp at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center (2401 W. Leigh Street) in Richmond, VA. The City of Richmond and Washington Redskins are looking for a core group of at least 250 volunteers to serve as Redskins Training Camp Ambassadors, the “face” of Richmond at training camp who help the event run smoothly and ensure that visitors leave Richmond with positive memories and plans to return in the future.    
WHERE DO I APPLY:
http://www.richmondgov.com/NeighborToNeighbor/TrainingCamp.aspx
WHAT YOU'LL DO:

Answer questions of those visiting to watch. Highlight tourism destinations for out-of-town visitors. Be the "face" of the camp for attendees.         

WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE:
https://redskinsrva.bonsecours.com/training-camp/volunteer