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Welcome to The Ada Icon FREE* classifieds. Viewers may post ads at NO COST including garage sales, card of thanks, lost and found, free kittens, bake sales, and so forth. For cars, trucks, real estate or business services viewers may provide up to 50 words for $10 per ad. E-mail ads to: We'll run your ad for 10 days. (No phone calls.) Payment must be received before running paid ads. Send payments to: The Ada Icon, 226 Grove St., Bluffton, OH 45817.

Looking for a space to store my pop-up camper.  Would need periodic access to it over the Summer and Fall. Needs to be dry!  Please contact me via email"

Veterinary Technician Wanted:  The West Central Ohio Veterinary Emergency
Service is looking for a full-time and/or part-time, highly motivated, personable, reliable team player to join our family of veterinary professionals.

Our technicians are dedicated to practicing high quality medicine while providing excellent client service and maximum patient support. Our Veterinarians are enjoyable to work with and allow the staff to use their skills to their fullest.  Confidence in critical care nursing, emergency care, and anesthesia are a necessity. Other required attributes include the ability to focus and stay calm in a fast paced environment, competent verbal and written communication skills, strong attention to detail, the dexterity to work individually as well as within a team and the capability to multi-task and prioritize.

Applicants must be willing to work nights and weekend hours as we are an
emergency clinic and must be licensed or scheduled to sit for the test.  Our
hours of operation are 6pm to 8am Monday thru Thursday, 6pm Friday till
Monday morning at 8am, and 24 hours for all major holidays.

Qualified individuals should send a current resume and cover letter to or by mail to 3077 Harding Hwy Lima, OH  45804 Attn:  Dr.
John McCullough.

The Bluffton Vet Hospital & Pet Care Center is looking for a part time bather. Must be over the age of 18. No prior experience necessary, will train on premise. Must be good with animals, be able to lift 40 lbs and be able to work at a fast pace.
Please send resumes to or stop by the office and fill out an application.

Help wanted: Diamond Mfg. is looking for welders.

Diamond Manufacturing of Bluffton, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is looking
for individuals with the following qualifications:
• Entry level Mig welder must possess basic welding knowledge
• Experienced Mig welder must possess an in depth knowledge of welding
• Ability to use fixtures
• Certifications a plus but not mandatory
• Observe all plant and safety guidelines

Applicants must be able to pass welding test consisting of the following:
• Ability to set up welder before and during the test
• Vertical down welding
• Horizontal welding
• Weld wraps
• Ability to close the gap and overall weld

Entry level Mig welder begin at $13.00 - $13.50/hr. Experienced Mig welders
pay is based upon previous experience, may begin at $14.00 - $15.00 per hour.

Reviews with pay increase opportunities at 45 days, 90 days, 8 months, and
annually. Merit increases also available to those who qualify. Pay increases
are based upon performance, attendance, and quality.

Great benefit package available after 90 days including: medical, dental,
vision, STD, LTD, life insurance, company paid uniforms, and quarterly bonus
program. Paid vacation after available on first work anniversary. 401(k)
benefit along with company match available after one year of service.

Diamond Manufacturing works a four (4) day/10-hour work schedule Monday
through Thursday. If necessary, overtime work is scheduled on Fridays.

Diamond Manufacturing has up to date equipment (Mig Welders; Tig Welders,
Laser, Plasma Table, Press Brake, Machining Centers, and Fresh Air Control).

We are a growing company looking for people who are excited to join our team!
If you are interested in having a direct impact on Diamond’s performance,
quality, safety, and value, then this is the position for you.
Click “REPLY” to send us an email. Please attach your resume or write a
short letter of introduction/interest. Be sure to include your correct email
address because initial response will be via email.

Please email your resume to OR go to, for an online or printable application.

Walk ins are welcome to fill out application on site

505 E Jefferson St
Bluffton, Ohio 45817




Hardin County Dog & Kennel—Part time kennel assistant position. Worker to work weekends and holidays up to 16 hours per pay. Must be able to deal with the public, like animals, handle vicious and dangerous dogs. Will be responsible to clean kennels and feed dogs. Qualified applicants will be subject to pass an employment physical, alcohol and or drug screen. Applications are available from the Hardin County Commissioners Office, One Courthouse Square, Suite 100, Kenton Ohio from 8 am to 4 pm. , and The Hardin County Dog Shelter at 49 Jones Road Kenton from 9 am to 4 pm. Monday- Friday. Deadline for Application is April 28,2017.

The Liberty Township Trustees will accept applications for the position of Liberty Township Fiscal Officer until May 1, 2017. They will be appointing someone to fulfil the elected term ending March 31, 2020 of the current fiscal officer effective July 1, 2017. Please call Woodlawn Cemetery, (419)634-5933 or Angela Hall, (419)204-7068 to receive an application.

Help wanted: Manicurist/Pedicurist wanted at Infinity Salon & Wellness in Arlington, Ohio. Call Ellen at 419-365-0270 for more details.

Hiring RNs - Full-time/Part-time. Skilled home health and hospice care. Meet nursing and related needs for patient and family. Comprehensive, nonprofit agency offering stability, competitive wages, great  work environment, benefits. Call, stop in or apply online: 

CHP Home Care & Hospice
Claudia Crawford, RN 
1200 S. Main St., Ada, OH 45810
(419) 634-7443

Help wanted: Drew's Landscaping has full time mowing and landscaping positions available for our 2017 season. Please send resumes or inquiries to

At Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio we are a faith-based
organization that provides quality loving care to the Elderly.
If you are interested in pursuing a career with purpose, consider
joining our team. We provide excellent pay, very good staffing
ratio, shift differential, and a competitive benefits package.

The following positions are available:

Hilty Home, 304 Hilty Drive, Pandora, OH
Registered Dietetic Technician (DTR, Part-time, 6hr/wk.)
STNA (Full-time, 3rd Shift & Part-time, 2nd Shifts)
RN (Part-time, 2nd Shift)
Laundry & Housekeeping Aide (Part-time, 1st Shift)
Mennonite Memorial Home, 410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH
Housekeeper (Part-time, 1st Shift)
RN/LPN (Part-time, 1st, Every Other Weekend)
RN/LPN (Part-time, 2nd Shift Available)
STNA (Full & Part-time, 2nd Shift)
Hospitality Aide (Part-time, 4pm - 8pm)
MMH is not accepting applications for PRN  positions at this time.

Willow Ridge, 101 Willow Ridge Drive, Bluffton, OH
RN (Part-time, 1st Shift)
STNA (Part-time, 2nd Shift)

Join Our Team and Make a Difference!
Go to to apply or
stop by and visit us at the locations listed
above. Resumes may be sent Attn: Human Resources,
410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH. 45817, or
emailed to   EOE

Help wanted: The Dough Hook is seeking those interested in fulfilling an internship in marketing, small business development, business management or multimedia. The Dough Hook is a meat market, deli and a bakery located in the heart of downtown Bluffton.

Those that will be considered should be motivated, self-starters and maintain a professional appearance. The perfect candidate will job shadow for two weeks to get a feel for the business before digging into the fun stuff of building our online presence, writing a grant application or marketing plan and learning the ins and outs of operating a successful, growing business. While the perfect candidate can work independently, training will be provided.

Those interested are encouraged to send a letter of interest along with a resume to

Help wanted: Village Administrator. The Village of Bluffton is seeking candidates for the position of full-time Village Administrator.  Candidates should possess excellent communication skills, a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration or related field suggested or possess an equivalent of experience equal to that degree.  In addition, a minimum of five years of experience in increasing responsibility of managerial and administrative experience, preferably in a municipal government setting, is required.  The first review of submissions will take place on April 25, 2017, but resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.  Residency is required within six months.  Submit resume and cover letter, and three professional references by e-mail to: or by regular mail to:  Village Administrator Position c/o Mayor Judy Augsburger, P. O. Box 63, Bluffton, Ohio  45817.  The Village of Bluffton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Help wanted: Multiple Position openings. Pharmacy Solutions in Pandora, OH provides medications to Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Facilities throughout
Northwest & West Central Ohio. We are currently seeking to add driving
positions and a pharmacy technician position to our team. Full-time and
Part-time positions available. Achieve your nationally certified pharmacy
technician license while you work! Immediate openings. Please contact Jessica
or Darren at 419-384-3303.


Vancrest of Ada is now accepting applications for the position of Dietary Director. Duties include planning, organizing, developing and directing the day to day functions of the dietary department to ensure that the highest degree of quality is maintained in accordance with current federal, state and local requirements. CDM or Diet Tech with Long Term Care experience preferred, but will train the right person with management and food service experience. Competitive wage and benefit package.

To apply, send your resume to:
Vancrest of Ada
600 W. North Ave.
Ada Ohio 45810
Attn: Randy Cox Or email to:
Vancrest of Ada is an equal opportunity employer.

Bluffton Center for Entrepreneurs has a Graduate Assistant position available.  The part-time duties include day to day operational assistance.  A stipend and housing allowance is provided along with a full-tuition scholarship for either the MBA or MAOM Bluffton University Graduate programs in Business.  For additional information go to

OHIO MEANS JOBS is an agency of the State of Ohio.
• CLICK HERE to view jobs listed within 10 miles of BLUFFTON.
• CLICK HERE to view jobs listed within 10 miles of ADA.

Ohio Northern University -  Office of Human Resources, 525 S.. Main St., Ada, Ohio 45810, employment opportunities. Click here for current job postings.

Bluffton for Hope (Relay for Life) is accepting garage sale items fo its Saturday, May 6, garage sale at the high school parking lot. Please contact Lynda Best 419-296-2790 or 419-358-7593 or drop off at Village Cut & Curl 212 Cherry St. Please no clothing.

For sale: Black hardwood mulch is here for sale. Rich Johnson, call 419-234-4202. $30 a yard, same as last year.


For sale: Free queen mattress and bxs spring good condition call 419-296 -9757.

For sale: Oak swivel bar stools purchased from granary. Hardly used. $60 each I have total of 6 available. Call 419-296-9757.

A GUY'S GARAGE SALE - Guy's stuff at garage sale prices. Terminal tackle, used spinnerbaits, rods, used crankbaits from topwater to 17 inch diving, baitcast and spinning wheels.

Also: bowling balls, shoes, clubs and shag  ball with four dozen shag balls.

Plus: Tools, hunting and filleting knives, cigar boxes, old levels, DVD players, antique Coleman Cooler, tape measures, power cords and lights new soft vehicle storage system, calculators, time clock.

Lots more: Too much to list!

9 to 11 a.m. and noon to 3 when the sign is on the door. And, open Thursday evenings in April from 5 to 8 p.m. 327 N. Main St., Bluffton.

Lot size:  .67 acres               
Dining Room 11 X 14
Square Footage:  1666         
Living Room:  14 X 14
Bedroom:   10 x 14               
Utility:  7 X 11
Bedroom:  11 x 14              
Enclosed Porch:  7 X 15
Bedroom: 12 x 13                  
Heating:  Radiant (New 2011)
Master Bedroom:  14 X 15    
Cooling:  Window
Master Bath:  8 X 9               
Bath:  5 X 16                          
Garage:  24 x 30+                 
Kitchen:  12 X 12
Basement: Unfinished

Come see this two story home with a lot of character. Original trim
throughout. Hardwood floors on main level and carpet in bedrooms upstairs.
The home has four bedrooms and two full baths. The kitchen was updated in
2014 and new carpet and vinyl flooring in 2012 and 2014. A new boiler was
installed in 2011. It has a large garage and backyard.

Home is located at 205 South Avenue in Pandora. Asking $129,000.

For more information contact seller at 419-306-4137. Call or text anytime,
but I am available most evenings after 4:30 pm.

For rent – Riley View Apartments, 115 E. College Ave., Bluffton, openings for residents 62 and older or disabled, any age. 419-358-4616.

For rent, Spacious 2 or 3 bedroom apartments at the Jefferson Street Villas. Two  full baths, appliances including washer and dryer included. Pet friendly. 2 bedrooms 890.00 and 3 bedrooms 950.00 plus utilities. Please call 419-296-3786.


137 Vance St.
Bluffton, Ohio 45817
Immediate availability for income based efficiency and 1 bedroom apartments for 55 years old and up. Income guidelines are:
1 person $20,450
2 persons $23,400
Call: 419-358-7795
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays

For rent: Bluffton Arms Apartments, 401-403 County Line Road, spacious 2 bedroom,1 bath, c/a, laundry facility onsite,close to I-75, $595 per month. e-mail or Call 419-358-2408

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