Who's Hiring in CLE: FreshWater, Begun Center, CLE Transformation Alliance, Keenan Company...

Welcome to the latest edition of FreshWater Cleveland's “Who’s Hiring” series, where we feature growing companies with open positions, what they’re looking for, and how to apply. Please send your freshest job tips and postings to [email protected].

FreshWater Cleveland
FreshWater is currently hiring for two positions: a managing editor and a project editor for the upcoming On the Ground community reporting initiative. Click here to read the managing editor job description. We are looking to hire someone starting in July.

The Fairfax project editor will be the point person for the On the Ground project, spending around five hours per week working from the neighborhood. This editor will work closely with our managing editor and partners to bring the vision to fruition by developing, writing, assigning, and editing stories; engaging with the community; managing budgets; and attending/planning neighborhood events.

A keen eye for story ideas, strong writing and editing skills, and a well-developed knowledge of the neighborhood are required—as well as the ability and desire to affect and spotlight lasting, positive change within the community. This freelance position will entail around 6-12 hours per week and last about four months. Please email Jen at [email protected] to learn more or apply.

Cleveland Transformation Alliance
The Cleveland Transformation Alliance is seeking a dynamic, results-oriented leader to fill their Executive Director position. Ideal candidates will display a combination of experience in the nonprofit, for-profit, civic leadership, and entrepreneurial sectors, as well as "demonstrated results working with a high-profile, issue-focused, mission-driven coalition." The holder of this position must be passionate about the TA’s mission, as they will work closely with Mayor Jackson and the Chief of Education to achieve it. If interested in applying, click here.

Grog Shop
Free concert tickets and plugging into local music culture are merely two perks to joining the Grog Shop Street Team. Specific tasks for team members include handing out fliers at concerts, making social media posts, and going on local poster routes. Anyone who’s passionate about music, Cleveland culture, and wants to expand their local music network and gain valuable marketing experience should click here.

The Keenan Company
The Keenan Company is hiring a full-time skilled laborer. Qualified applicants will have a general knowledge of power tools and carpentry, as well as experience with finishing dry wall, interior and exterior painting, flooring/tile repair, major/minor remodeling, and more. Two years of experience are required, as well as a driver's license, and medical and dental benefits are provided. To apply, email a resume to Tosha Keenan at [email protected].

The Begun Center
An administrative assistant with experience in finance, office management, and grants administration is needed at the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education (part of the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University). The holder of this position will work in a collaborative environment and be part of a team working to prevent issues such as human trafficking, suicide, gun violence, the opiate crisis, and more. For more information and to apply, click here.

Saber Healthcare Group
A friendly, Microsoft-educated individual is wanted to fill the Office Coordinator position at Saber Healthcare Group. Duties include providing admin support, answering phones, greeting guests, and helping with special projects. Eligible applicants will have a high school diploma (or equivalent), as well as experience with customer service and phone systems. For more information and to apply, click here.


Read more articles by Dana Shugrue.

Dana Shugrue, a junior at John Carroll University, is beyond excited to intern at FreshWater Cleveland. When not in class, she devotes her time to extracurricular activities, which include writing for the Arts & Life section of the Carroll News and editing for JCU’s Her Campus blog. Dana is also an editing intern for Study Breaks magazine, a publication created specifically for college students. When she graduates, Dana hopes to land a permanent position in the field of journalism.  
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