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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: ads@adaicon.com. 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.

Multi family garage sale: Saturday, May 27, 8-2.  135 Geiger Street.  Toys,
girls clothes sizes 7-14, TV, furniture, books, household items, first
communion dress and much more.

Annual 5 family garage sale, 14060 Road 2, Pandora. Thursday, May 25th
from 8-5, Friday, May 26th from 8-5 and Saturday, May 27th from 9-noon.There
is something for everyone, so you don't want to miss this one. We have antique wood chairs, antique vanity/dresser, antique cast iron well pump, antique smalls, ceramic figurines, telescope, Troy-Bilt snowblower, vintage Case lawnmower, tools, nice wedding items (candy buffet containers, glass vases, lanterns, silk floral arrangements, chair sashes, urns, and more), baby clothes for boys and girls (newborn-4T), brand new baby equipment (Fisher Price baby swing, baby scale, Bumbo seat w/tray, Boppy, infant carriers, Pack and Play), toys, childrens books, teaching supplies, end tables and lamps, kitchen items, Christmas items galore including a realistic, full-size, pre-lit Christmas tree, home decorations, craft
supplies, yarn, DVD's, adult clothing, purses and bags, sandals and jewelry.
Please come. Rain or shine, it's all inside! 14060 Road 2(Bentley Road),
Pandora. From Bluffton, take the Bentley Road north, cross over S.R. 12, and
keep going north on the Bentley Road for 1 mile. We are the first house on
the left. Watch for the signs.

Huge Multifamily barn sale! 20489 Twp. Rd. 52 Bluffton, OH 45817 Friday May 26th 8:30 à 5 pm and Saturday May 27th8:30 à 12 pm. Girls clothes 0 to 7/8. Lots of 5T thru 7/8. Boys clothes 0 to 5/6 (lots of 4T to 5/6). (some clothes new with tags and good selection of name brand clothing) Some adult clothing (mostly Large and Extra Large). Coats and hats for kids.  Shoes for kids. Bikes and trikes and lots of toys (step 2 kitchen set with umbrella)! Potty training items. Kids and adult books. House hold items (toaster, cow décor, dishes, lamp, glasses, bowls, and towels). Ink cartridges and photo frames. Kerosene heater, old barn windows and doors, yard sprayer, chain saw, battery operated grease gun, well pump, chain hoist, and old barn scale.  MORE ITEMS STILL BE ADDED!! ALL ITEMS PRICED TO SELL! Something for everyone! Follow the yellow garage sale signs!

 

Used restaurant furniture and equipment and other misc surplus from Ohio Northern University.  Full list can be found at http://www.onu.edu/node/78037 .  May 25 9:00am- 3:00pm and May 26 9:00am-noon at the Field House at ONU. Cash, check or credit card will be accepted.

Garage Sale: 5/26 and 5/27. Friday 9-4 and Saturday 9-2. 185 Albert
Street Bluffton just off of College Avenue. Lots of household items, boys
clothes up to youth medium. girls clothes: up to 5T.  Womens clothes and
accessories. Kids toys and games. Power Wheels, DVD, Blu-Rays, Video Games,
and Books.  A large variety.
 

The Dough Hook, 117 N. Main St., has the following summer grilling special,
all for $249:
• 5 pd ribeye steaks (6-8 steaks cut ¾ inches thick)
• 8 pd sirloin steaks (6-7 large steaks cut ¾ inches thick)
• 9 pd ground sirloin patties (36 burgers)
• 6 pd bratwursts (25 brats)
• 6 pd boneless, skinless chicken breasts (3 full breasts)
• 4 pd natural casing hot dogs (24 dogs)
• 3 dozen burger buns
• 2 dozen brat buns

Two weekend open houses by Bayhomes of Bluffton in the Parkview Development,  from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 27-28 and June 3-4. For additional info contact McClintock at 419-204-6058 or keith­_mcclintock@hotmail.com, or Thompson at 419-358-6906. CLICK FOR MORE DETAILS

Has Facebook created business content for you? Claim and correct unofficial Facebook listings with help from PS Web Essentials. To schedule a free consultation, call Paula Pyzik Scott at (419) 348-5329 or email pswebessentials@gmail.com. Learn more at www.pswebessentials.com.

J&Z Services –Services include: lawn mowing, weed trimming, mulching, weeding, shrub trimming, grass seeding, yard rolling. Call for an estimate today.
• Jake Staley - Staley.jake17@gmail.com   567-204-4191
• Zane Meyers - zanemyers@me.com  419-604-0556

Has Facebook created business content for you? Claim and correct unofficial Facebook listings with help from PS Web Essentials. To schedule a free consultation, call Paula Pyzik Scott at (419) 348-5329 or email pswebessentials@gmail.com. Learn more at www.pswebessentials.com.

A group of local artists and church workers are asking for donations of guns for a blacksmith demonstration which will forge weapons into garden tools June 22 at Bluffton University. Please contact RAWtoolsEvent@gmail.com to donate a gun, or to learn more about the event.

OPPORTUNITIES AT MHCO!
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.

Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio (MHCO)
Director of Home Health & Senior Services (Full-time, 1st Shift)

Hilty Home, 304 Hilty Drive, Pandora, OH
Admissions & Social Services Director (Full-time)
STNA (Part-time, 2nd Shift)
                                           
Mennonite Memorial Home, 410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH
Housekeeper (Part-time, 1st Shift)
RN/LPN (Part-time, 2nd Shift Available)
MMH is not accepting applications for PRN  positions at this time.

Maple Crest, 700 Maple Crest Court, Bluffton, OH
Assisted Living Coordinator (Full-time)
Elder Assistant - PRN (Shift Varies - Training Provided)
Elder Assistant (Part-time, 3rd Shift - Training Provided)
Dietary Aide (Part-time)

Willow Ridge, 101 Willow Ridge Drive, Bluffton, OH
STNA (Part-time, 1st, 2nd & 3rd Shift)

Join Our Team and Make a Difference!
Go to https://mhco.wpengine.com/ 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
ljones@mhcoliving.org   EOE

Help wanted: RN/LPN. Vancrest of Ada is searching for a compassionate and resident-oriented nurse to join our outstanding nursing team. The current opening is on our second shift (2 pm-10 pm) and can be a full time or part time position. Very competitive wage and benefit package.  Submit your application today at 600 W. North Ave., Ada, Ohio, for a private and confidential interview.

EOE

 

Help wanted: Vancrest of Ada is accepting applications for a part time housekeeping assistant.  Duties include cleaning facility lobbies, dining areas, bath rooms and resident rooms following established protocol.  Ability to perform duties without direct supervision essential.  Self-starter and detail oriented individual desired.  Apply in person at Vancrest of Ada, 600 W. North Ave., Ada, Ohio 45810. 

EOE

Help wanted: Bluffton Community Preschool has an opening for a Lead Teaching position for the 2017-2018 school year.  Qualified candidates shall possess training and experience in preschool education or a related field and have experience in working with groups of children. The individual must also be able to meet all requirements as prescribed by the State of Ohio licensing policies and any agencies associated with BCP concerning early childhood education.  Please submit your resume and salary requirements to blufftoncommunitypreschool@gmail.com by June 5, 2017.

When you join our team as a teacher you will:

·  Implement BCP’s curriculum in a way that is consistent with the unique needs of each child

· Create a safe, nurturing environment where children can play and learn.

· Partner and communicate with parents, with a shared desire to provide the best care and education for their children.  

· Support your preschool’s success; partner with center staff and leadership to achieve goals around enrollment, accreditation, and engagement.

· Cultivate positive relationships with families, teachers, state licensing authorities, and community contacts.

Required Skills and Experience:

· A love for children and a strong desire to make a difference every day. 

· Ability to build relationships with families and coworkers and create a dynamic environment where play and learning happens.

· Outstanding customer service skills, strong organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task and manage multiple situations effectively

· CPR and First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain

· 1+ year Early Childhood Education Experience (preferred)

·  Must meet state specific guidelines for the role

· Must be physically able to use a computer with basic proficiency, lift a minimum of 40 pounds, and work indoors or outdoors.  Must be able to assume postures in low levels to allow physical and visual contact with children, see and hear well enough to keep children safe, and engage in physical activity with children.

· Ability to speak, read, and write English.

Help wanted: Bluffton Community Preschool is looking for a part-time business management associate who has a love for children and a strong desire to make a difference every day.  This position is responsible for overseeing the business and marketing aspects, including community outreach and fundraising.

When you join our team as a Business professional you will:

· Cultivate positive relationships with families, teachers, state licensing authorities, community contacts and corporate sponsors.

· Support the preschool’s success; partner with the center staff and leadership to achieve goals around enrollment, accreditation, engagement and financial viability.

· Partner and communicate with parents, with a shared desire to provide the best care and educational experience for their children.

· Strategic planning, budgeting, outreach, growth strategies and other activities that ensure the preschool’s visibility and sustainability in the community.

Required Skills and Experience:

· Bachelor degree in related field or equivalent years of experience

· Education or children service background preferred

· Solid, hands on, budget management skills, including budget preparation, analysis, decision-making and reporting

· Strong organizational abilities

· Experience with fundraising, non-profits and donor relations

· Strong public speaking ability

· Strong written and oral communication skills

This position is part-time. Hours will vary based on the needs of the preschool and are not guaranteed.  Nights, weekends and holidays are required based on the needs of the preschool. Please send resume and salary requirements to blufftoncommunitypreschool@gmail.com for consideration by June 5, 2017. Bluffton Community Preschool is an equal opportunity employer.

About our Company

GROB SYSTEMS, INC. is a world class European manufacturer of high quality production systems and universal machining centers. The North American headquarters in Bluffton, Ohio specializes in the design and production of machines and automation for the automotive, aerospace, medical, and die/mold industries. Our parent company is located in Mindelheim, Germany, with additional production facilities in São Paulo, Brazil and Dalian, China. GROB has numerous offices and facilities providing sales, service and spare parts support to manufacturers around the world. GROB’s product line includes machining centers, flexible manufacturing systems, transfer machines, ancillary assembly machines, leak test machines, gantries and automation, and complete assembly lines for engine and transmission assembly.

Machinist
The primary responsibility of the Machinist will be the production of custom parts to part print specification.  The operator is responsible for machine set-up, maintenance, program editing and maintaining the proper speeds & feeds.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Perform machine set-up
  • Perform machinery maintenance as needed
  • Determine the most efficient processing steps to include fixturing, tooling, etc. while maintaining quality
  • Safely and efficiently transport equipment and materials
  • Additional tasks as required

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Previous CNC machining experience required
  • Must be able to accurately read print parts
  • Must exhibit a clear understanding of the metric system and proficient math skills
  • Must have experience with various cutting tools
  • Must exhibit extensive knowledge of cutting speed and feeds

General Requirements:

  • Self-motivated
  • Able to work independently and in a team setting
  • Exhibit problem solving capabilities
  • Willing to work overtime as deemed necessary by the company
  • Willing to work 1st or 2nd shift temporarily or permanently

GROB offers a competitive wage as well as an excellent benefit package including vacation, health, prescription, dental, vision, STD, life, 401K, and shift premiums.           

If interested in applying please

e-mail: employment@grobsystems.com
Check us out: www.grobgroup.com

 

 

Help wanted: Payroll Specialist. Citizens National Bank has a full-time opportunity available as a Payroll Specialist in Bluffton. The position enters and verifies all payroll related data in the payroll system to ensure accurate and timely payroll processing for our business clients; and responds to client's questions and resolves problems in a timely manner all while delivering outstanding customer service.

Candidate will possess results-driven demeanor with exemplary planning and organizational skills; and stellar written and verbal communication skills. Proficiency with Windows, Microsoft Office, Internet, and payroll processing systems. College degree in accounting and/or finance along with 2+ years of payroll processing experience preferred.

For more information and to apply, please visit www.cnbohio.com under “About Us”, “Careers”. Citizens National Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Help wanted: Customer Care Representative. Citizens National Bank has a full-time job opening for a Customer Care Representative in Bluffton. Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to receiving and/or placing telephone calls, answering inquiries, resolving problems, promoting, referring and selling bank products and services.

Please visit www.cnbohio.com under “About Us”, “Careers” for more information and to apply. Citizens National Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

 

Help wanted: Courier/Driver Position Pharmacy Solutions in Pandora, OH
provides medications to Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Facilities
throughout northwest Ohio. We are currently seeking to add a driving position
to our Northeast route. Hours will be approximately 7pm-1am. Must be able to
work Saturdays. Schedule will allow you to have EVERY OTHER WEEK OFF!
Immediate openings. Please contact Jessica or Darren at 419-384-3303.
 

Help wanted: Vancrest of Ada is looking for a part-time Activity Assistant who is energetic, creative, patient and enjoys helping to improve the lives of others. This person must be able to engage residents in various activities and should possess skills in working with seniors. This first and second shift position is approximately 20-25 hours a week including every other weekend.

Duties include but are not limited to: - Facilitating activities for small and large groups of residents - Assisting residents to and from activities – Assessing residents’ activity interests - Providing one-on-one time with residents - Documenting assessments, participation records, and any other information as required by the facility.

STNA certification helpful but not required.

Apply in person at Vancrest of Ada, 600 W. North Ave., Ada, Ohio 45810

Help wanted: Laffalot Summer Camps Job Opportunity: Position: Counselor
Age requirement:   Applicants must have finished Freshman year of high school.
Camp Date/Times:  July 10-14, 9:00a.m.-2:00p.m.
Job Description:  Counselors must enjoy being active, and being in charge of younger children ages 6-12 years old.  During the camp day counselors will be responsible for 8-10 campers that they will oversee through a variety of games and sports.  Counselors are an integral part of making the camp a fun and exciting camp for each camper.

Compensation:  $200 for the week.

More information? Contact Pat Nymberg:  513-313-2076 or pnymberg@laffalotcamps.com

APPLY ONLINE:   AT WWW.LAFFALOTCAMPS.COM UNDER OPPORTUNITIES!!

Help wanted: GROB SYSTEMS, INC. is a world class European manufacturer of high quality production systems and universal machining centers. The North American headquarters in Bluffton, Ohio specializes in the design and production of machines and automation for the automotive, aerospace, medical, and die/mold industries. Our parent company is located in Mindelheim, Germany, with additional production facilities in São Paulo, Brazil and Dalian, China. GROB has numerous offices and facilities providing sales, service and spare parts support to manufacturers around the world.

GROB’s product line includes machining centers, flexible manufacturing systems, transfer machines, ancillary assembly machines, leak test machines, gantries and automation, and complete assembly lines for engine and transmission assembly.

Mechanical Engineering Detailer

This position requires working with designers in the AutoCAD and Unigraphics design/detailing of CNC machining centers, automation and robotics. The ideal candidate must be motivated and want to work with others to learn how to detail and design equipment.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Finishing designs
  • Detailing designs
  • Completing bill of materials
  • Production releases
  • Correspondence with machinists and assemblers

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Ability to comprehend 2-D drawings
  • Proficient use of AutoCAD (2012 and higher)
  • Knowledge of mechanical design, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • Knowledge of ISO, DIN standards and metric system
  • Strong knowledge of static and dynamic mechanics
  • Proficient use of Unigraphics is a plus

General Requirements:

  • Self-motivated and team player
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong math skills and understanding of mechanics
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Willing to work overtime as needed
  • Willing to travel domestic and international

GROB offers a competitive wage as well as an excellent benefit package including vacation, health, prescription, dental, vision, STD, life, 401K, and shift premiums. 

If in

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For sale: 31" RCA tube type tv. Works great. $30.00 567-204-3898.

For Sale:  3 hammered copper chandelier lights.  Sizes are 9" 13"
and 14.5" diameter.  All 3 for $100.00.  Call 419-234-3926 if interested.

For sale: Generator. Brand New with Warranty Card.  Briggs & Stratton 5500
Elite Series, 4   120 V outlets, 1   220 V outlet, 7 gallon gas tank. Don't need.  Got whole-house generator installed. Located in Bluffton $650 (419) 235-4595

For Sale: Full size oak headboard. Bought at the Granary, excellent
condition. Asking $100.00. Two Sonama full size sheet sets 500 thread count.
Brand new still in orginal package. One set Off White and one is Beige.
Asking $25.00 each. Call 419-233-3895 anytime.

For Sale: Brown blanket cedar chest, $50; Two theater seats from
Shannon Theater (connected together) before remodeling  with wooden handles
and trim on the side, $50.  Call or text 419-296-9757 to view the items.

For Sale:  20” Boys Schwinn Hawk Eye Bike, Black/Red.  $50.00  Excellent Condition.  Bluffton.  Call/Text 419-348-6110.

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

 

For rent: House for rent in Bluffton close to University. 3 bedroom, 1 bath.
Washer and dryer in basement. No pets, no smoking. $800 plus utilities/month.
382 W. Elm St. Call or text 567-204-9974.
 

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. www.blufftonohiorentals.com

NEWLY RENOVATED
VANCE STREET APARTMENTS

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