The South Coast Hot Jobs List – 1 December, 2016


Michael Silvia
by Michael Silvia

The Greater New Bedford unemployment rate is much higher than the rest of Massachusetts, but believe it or not there really are a lot of available for qualified applicants. Sometimes the barrier to a new job can be the lack of information on available job openings.

To solve this, each week New Bedford Guide will pull jobs from our jobs database to inform job seekers about the hottest jobs in the area.

We will define “Hot Jobs” as those jobs that need to be filled by the employer immediately. For those looking to search some large job databases, checkout my Best Job Search Resources for New Bedford Residents article.



Here are the Hot Jobs in the New Bedford area from the jobs database, as of December 1, 2016.

01. Pizza Delivery Driver – Domino’s Pizza (New Bedford)
Enthusiasm, acceptable basic math and spelling skills, commitment to teamwork, desire to work in a fast-paced environment, must have reliable vehicle, valid driver’s license for 1 year or longer, with good driving history, must be 21-years-old or more, bilingual is a plus. For full job details and application process here.

02. Domino’s Team Member – Domino’s Pizza (New Bedford)
Entry-level to experienced, flexible hours, positive team atmosphere! Performance-based pay raises, move up at your pace.Enthusiasm, strong basic math and spelling skills, commitment to teamwork, desire to work in a fast-paced environment, bilingual or multilingual a plus. Full details and application process: here.

03. Youth Support Worker – Child & Family Services (New Bedford)
Child & Family is looking for a part-time (20 hours) Youth Support Worker for our Empowering Families for Success Program in New Bedford. The Youth Support Worker will be responsible for participating in a team based intervention with families along with a Masters Level Mental Health Clinician. The interventions are designed to assist families and youth in developing the skills and support that promote family cohesion and successful community living. For full job details and application process: here.

04. Human Capital Services Representative – Paul Rodrigues Administration Buildilng (New Bedford)
To assure the smooth efficient operation of the Human Capital Services Department, so as to maximize a positive impact on the education of students, to contribute to effective school public relations in the Human Capital Services Department by prompt and courteous handling of all inquiries and visitors, to complete the confidential work essential to the efficiency and effectiveness of the Human Capital Services Department. For full job details and application process here.

05. Driver Apprentice – Sid Wainer & Son (New Bedford)
The Driver Apprentice program is focused on educating and developing the necessary driving skills to become proficient in the operation of a delivery truck. This position is focused on learning, gaining required experience and applying the gained knowledge associated with all aspects of Sid Wainer & Son trucking department. The Driver Apprentice must provide exceptional customer service and also assists driver in maintaining the conditions of the truck and all cargo. Full details and application process here.

06. Dental Receptionist – Dental Dreams (New Bedford)
Dental Dreams is now hiring a Receptionist. Bilingual preferred. You must be available to work a variety of shifts from opening time to closing time Monday through Saturday. Follow all Start of Day procedures, maintain a high level of customer service at all times, work as part of a team with emphasis on communication, schedule patient appointments in accordance with monthly and daily patient goals, answer phones and confirm appointments. For full job details and application process here.

07. Backroom Team Member – Target (Dartmouth)
Keep merchandise organized and accessible. Work as part of a fast, fun and friendly Backroom team. Maintain a clean, great-looking store. Quickly and accurately respond to merchandise requests. Help drive sales by pulling merchandise quickly and accurately. Place items on shelves and sales floor. Lift 40 pounds repetitively and assist with heavy merchandise. Move merchandise safely using the proper equipment. Use technology to read instructions and enter information. Work independently. Full job description can be found: here.

08. Retail Sales – Kids Foot Locker (North Dartmouth)
You are a natural at putting Customers at ease, and enjoy starting up natural, friendly conversations. It’s just as easy for you to connect with kids as it is with their parents. You enjoy sharing your enthusiasm for kids’ athletic sneakers and apparel. It’s easy for you to adapt to different types of Customers, and you resolve issues with a smile. You like to work as part of a team as you improve your individual skills on the sales floor. Your success in this role will be measured through personal and productivity goals plus your ability to provide a great in-store experience to every Customer. For full job details and application process here.

09. Part Time Emergency Dispatcher – Town of Rochester (Rochester)
The Town of Rochester is currently accepting applications for a part time emergency dispatcher. The position will be per diem and consist of various shifts including evenings, overnights, weekends, and holidays with a guaranteed 8 hour shift potentially on Fridays 11-7. For full job details and application process here.

10. Seamstress or Tailor – Main Street Formals (Acushnet)
Award-winning men’s formalwear store has permanent need for several experienced part-time seamstresses or tailors. If candidates show ability and enthusiasm for working on sales floor, even more hours may be offered (but are not required). Working on all forms of men’s/women’s clothing (including bridal and formalwear), candidates must be able 1) to do fittings and 2) have the skills to take garments fully apart and put them back together. If you’re interested in learning more about this opportunity, please contact us. For full job details and application process: here.

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