Employment
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Jobs in the Les Cheneaux area and Eastern Upper Peninsula can be found in several different ways. Useful links and some direction for how to find jobs will appear below.


Hiring in the Les Cheneaux Area - 2017 Full-Time & Part-Time/Seasonal Listings
 

Full-Time, Year-Round Job Listings:

Arfstrom Pharmacy in Cedarville -or- Sault Ste. Marie: seeking a full time pharmacy technician position open immediately for their Sault Ste. Marie or Cedarville location. Applicant holding certification as a pharmacy technician is preferred. This position offers a competitive wage and benefit package. Please apply in person at Arfstrom Pharmacy in Cedarville or Sault Ste. Marie. No phone calls please. Arfstrom Pharmacy at 4 East Michigan Highway M-134, Cedarville, MI 49719 -or- Arfstrom Pharmacy at 415 Ashmun Street, Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783.
 
Cedarville EZ Mart in Cedarville and Pickford EZ Mart in Pickford are both hiring sales associates. Apply online or in person. Online application and additional information is at the Blarney Castle web site job list: https://careers-blarneycastleoil.icims.com/...

Les Cheneaux Distillers in Cedarville is accepting applications for waitstaff, kitchen workers and bar-tending personnel, and they offer both full and part-time employment, both day and evening shifts. They are seeking a warm and welcoming attitude, and a professional demeanor in applicants. Stop by the Distillery on Meridian Street in Cedarville (the old Hudson Hardware building) to pick up an application or apply in person, or request one by e-mail at:lcdistillers@gmail.com.
 
Mackinac Economic Alliance is accepting applications for a skilled Rural Economic Development Director to support the economic development needs of the rural communities of Mackinac County. Qualifications include a Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university, knowledge of economic development techniques and methods, as well as the ability to manage and maintain complex and dynamic business/political relationships, superb oral and written skills to communicate information and ideas, and a desire to elevate the economy and create jobs for the residents of Mackinac County, and anyone wishing to live and thrive in one of the most beautiful areas of the Midwest. Salary is $50,000-60,000 per year, based on experience. A contractual relationship will be entertained for this position. Details and application instructions are here: https://jobs.mitalent.org/job-seeker/job-details/JobCode/7584468. Or, send an e-mail inquiry to: mackinaceconomicalliance@gmail.com
 
Nibblelungen (the former Hessel Grocery), is seeking experienced cooks and prep people for the 2017 season. 2-3 cooks are needed for the day shift (breakfast/lunch), and prep people will work the late afternoon/ evening shift. The business is being completely renovated and is under new ownership, and will reopen this spring as a deli and grocery store business in downtown Hessel. These positions are year-round work, and management is requesting serious inquiries only. Contact Lorie White-Thompson for more information and application instructions. There are also a few application forms at the Les Cheneaux Welcome Center, 680 W. M-134, Cedarville.
 
Snow’s Bar & Grill is looking to hire an experienced cook, focused on quality, who is able to multi-task, handle food orders, and is good with customers. References required. Apply in person at Snow’s Bar & Grill, 1187 Park Avenue, Cedarville.
 
Viking Boat Harbor, a full-service marina and boat yard on scenic Cedarville Bay in the Les Cheneaux Islands, is now accepting applications to fill a variety of full-time, year-round and seasonal job positions. Applicants may stop in the ship's store at the end of Islington Road in Cedarville to apply in person. Call 906.484.3303 or e-mail viking@cedarville.net for more information. Viking Boat Harbor has been serving the boating community of the Les Cheneaux Islands since 1915, and specializes in antique and wooden boats, restoration, sales and storage.
 

Seasonal and/or Part-Time Job Listings:

Cedarville Marine is seeking Spring/Summer dock hands and maintenance staff. Give them call, send a message, or stop in at Cedarville Marine’s downtown Cedarville office on Hodeck Street to pick up an application. Call 906.484.2815.
 
E.J. Mertaugh Boat Works: Work on the water, and in the oldest and most historic boat shops in Michigan! Please send resumes to shelleyk@ejmbw.com to apply. Mertaugh Boat Works is now hiring! All applications are welcome, and we look forward to meeting all of you candidates. Please send your resume to shelleyk@ejmbw.com to apply.
 
Green Thumb Lawn & Garden Center: is taking applications for greenhouse workers and landscaping. Call 906.484.2214 for application information, or apply in person at the Green Thumb on M-129, just north of Cedarville.
 
Les Cheneaux Culinary School is hiring all positions. 2-week training course will be offered May 15-25, Monday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm. Restaurant opens May 26. Call 906.484.4800 for more information, visit the school at 186 S. Pickford Avenue, Hessel, 49745, or complete an online application at http://www.lcculinary.org/workwithu...
 
The Nature Conservancy of Michigan is taking applications for a Preserve Assistant for the John Arthur Woollam Nature Preserve, approximately 7 miles east of Cedarville. Love working outdoors? The Preserve Assistant will perform and participate in preserve operations, maintenance, management and public outreach. This is a part-time, 3 hour per week, temporary position with an employment duration that begins approximately May 8, 2017 and ends no later than August 25, 2017. Read full job description and get application instructions here: http://jobs.nature.org/michigan-usa...
 
Viking Boat Harbor, a full-service marina and boat yard on scenic Cedarville Bay in the Les Cheneaux Islands, is now accepting applications to fill a variety of full-time and seasonal job positions. Applicants may stop in the ship's store at the end of Islington Road in Cedarville to apply in person. Call 906.484.3303 or e-mail viking@cedarville.net for more information. Viking Boat Harbor has been serving the boating community of the Les Cheneaux Islands since 1915, and specializes in antique and wooden boats, restoration, sales and storage.




Job Resources:

Job Providers - We will post job openings for Les Cheneaux Chamber of Commerce members FREE OF CHARGE at this site. Simply send your job openings to lcichamber@lescheneaux.net or fax the information to 906.484.9941.


Job Seekers - where to find jobs:

*Bulletin boards at Cedarville Foods, Hessel Grocery and Cedar Pantry.


*Media sources for jobs:

The St. Ignace News - published weekly, this newspaper features job listings, rentals and more in its classified ad section. Classified are also online-- click link below and search classifieds on left side of page. Copies available at local businesses, especially Cedarville Foods, Hessel Grocery and Cedar Pantry, or by calling 906.643.9150. 
 http://www.stignacenews.com/

The Sault Evening News - published daily and available at local businesses, this newspaper's job listings, rentals and more are also in its classified ad section. Classified are also online-- click link below and search classifieds on left side of page. Copies available at local businesses, especially Cedarville Foods, Hessel Grocery and Cedar Pantry, or by calling 906.632.2235. 
 http://www.sooeveningnews.com/

Tri-County Buyers Guide - published by The Sault Evening News weekly as a classified ad source and "shopper" (contains coupons, store sales flyers, etc.) Available at local businesses, especially grocery stores, Cedar Pantry and Hessel Grocery.



*Online job source links

These often have available local jobs listed. Search by zip code. Cedarville - 49719; Hessel - 49745; Sault Ste. Marie - 49783; St. Ignace - 49781.

Tip - try searching within 30-50 miles of the Cedarville and Hessel zip codes to include Sault Ste. Marie, St. Ignace and Mackinac Island. Sault and St. Ignace have larger populations and often have more jobs available, especially seasonal work. Mackinac Island businesses hire a large number of seasonal workers, so there are often job opportunities to be found on the Island, which you can access by taking a ferry from St. Ignace.

Job links:

Michigan Talent Bank:
https://www.michworks.org/mtb/user/MTB_EMPL.EntryMainPage

UP's Second Wave has a "Jobs" section for jobs available, landed and internships:
http://up.secondwavemedia.com/
 
Career Builder:
http://www.careerbuilder.com/

Monster:
http://www.monster.com/

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