Disaster Preparedness for Businesses

Here you will find our 2019 Disaster Preparedness presentation and important links to keep handy in case of a natural disaster

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OnJune 6, 2019, posted in: News by

24th Annual Christmas in July Celebration

The Wakulla Senior Center is seeking “Love our Seniors” sponsors for the Meals on Wheels program for this annual event held Wednesday, July 17th.

For more information please contact Trina Thomas 850.926.7145 or submit payment with your sponsorship form

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OnMay 16, 2019, posted in: Charity, Events, News by

Job Opportunity

Leadership Tallahassee Administrative Assistant


Job Description/General Responsibilities/Education & Experience

Position Title:                          Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce

                                                Leadership Tallahassee Administrative Assistant

Scope of Responsibility:         Chamber of Commerce & Leadership Tallahassee Programs

Date:                                       May 13, 2019

Reports to:                              Vice President of Community Outreach & Executive Director Leadership Tallahassee

Salary Range:                         $31,000 – $34,000

Job Description

The LT Administrative Assistant provides support in administrative and operational duties, database management, and Leadership Tallahassee (LT)/Youth Leadership Tallahassee (YLT) program events logistics. An event may be an hour workshop or a multi-day retreat. Tasks will range from managing reservations to handing out name badges. The work is detail oriented and may require evening and weekend duties. This position requires flexibility, problem-solving skills and the ability to work successfully as part of a team and interact well with all levels of staff and volunteers.

General Responsibilities

Ø  Responsible for all LT/YLT database functions in the Chamber WebLink program including but not limited to membership records, billing and payments, event registrations, Total Resource Campaign sponsorships and reports.

Ø  Provides support to LT Board of Governors, Board Committees, LT & YLT programs including  finalizing agendas, resources/materials, logistics and follow up evaluations

Ø  Maintains timelines for all activities and events for LT & YLT.

Ø  Maintains up to date social media presence on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and website.

Ø  Administrative duties as assigned.

Education & Experience

Ø  A Bachelor’s degree not required but preferred. 

Ø  Minimum two years administrative and clerical experience

Ø  Knowledge of Microsoft Office products and previous experience with membership databases is a plus.

INTERESTED APPLICANTS NEED TO SEND RESUME to sbevis@talchamber.com. NO TELEPHONE CALLS PLEASE.

The statements in this Job Description are intended to describe the general nature and level of work required.  The content should not be construed as a complete list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required to meet the criteria for this position.

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OnMay 13, 2019, posted in: News, Other by

Use our Business Member Directory as a Referral Guide

Directory

For quick access to our business membership we are publishing our membership directory here
https://wakullacountychamber.com/directory/

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OnMay 13, 2019, posted in: News by

Summer Youth Camp Counselor Job Positions

4 -H Looking to fill 5 positions

General Summer Staff/Lifeguard

Responsible to: Summer Program Director, Resident Director, State Business/Administrative Manager, and State Program Coordinator

Desired Qualifications:

  • Desire and ability to work with children and adults in camp setting
  • At least 18 years of age or out of high school one full year.  Applicants that arecurrent year high school graduates will be considered if they meet the following criteria: a) 18 years of age b) have been actively involved in 4-H Camping, c) have been a 4-H Counselor at one of the four 4-H camps, d) have a written recommendation from their 4-H Agent and e) have a verbal recommendation from a 4-H Camp Director.
  • Ability to accept and adapt to guidance and supervision
  • Ability to teach various activities

Responsibilities Include, but are not limited to:

  • Doing what needs to be done to provide campers with an amazing camp experience
  • Actively participate in all staff training activities
  • Be on time for all activities
  • Attend staff meetings
  • Work as part of a team with other staff members to make sure that all weekly duties are accomplished
  • Set a good example for all campers and fellow staff members.  Including cleanliness, punctuality, language, sportsmanship, and table manners.
  • Follow all camp rules and regulations including those of attire (clothes and shoes), smoking and use of alcohol and drugs.
  • Encourage and practice respect of personal property, camp equipment, and facilities.
  • Communicate any problems or issues as they arise during the camp week to the Summer Program Director
  • Observe the nightly curfew for staff members during camp week.

Program Responsibilities:

  • Develop lesson plans for each activity and class that is assigned.
  • Gather material and supplies for classes. Make sure that you are prepared.
  • Lead assigned afternoon and evening programs
  • Maintain a neat and tidy instructional area
  • Care for the equipment and materials used in your area. Report any damaged items or inventory needs to the Summer Program Director so items can be restocked in ample time.
  • Conduct Morning Excitement activities as assigned
  •  Perform nightly duties as assigned prior to going to bed.  For example: Lighting check, building and security checks
  • Other duties as assigned
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OnApril 30, 2019, posted in: Other by

Job Opening – Marine Research Assistant

Job Opening – Marine Research Assistant

The Apalachicola Bay System Initiative (ABSI) at the Florida State University Coastal and Marine Laboratory (FSUCML) seeks a marine technician with strong interests in oyster reef ecology to manage and lead field operations in the Apalachicola Bay and neighboring environs.

This position will contribute to a long-term research project examining the health, and mapping a trajectory for recovery of the Apalachicola Bay ecosystem, with emphasis on oyster reefs.  Data collection is mostly field-based and involves (1) field sampling to monitor water quality, oyster recruitment, growth and survival and community structure of reef-associated fauna; (2) field data download and management; (3) instrument deployment for in situ water quality monitoring of the research area; (4) assisting all ABSI faculty with research as needed, among other duties. 

DEADLINE FOR APPLYING IS MAY 6, 2019

Qualifications

  • Applicant must be physically capable of conducting rigorous field work and have the flexibility to work long hours when needed.
  • Working knowledge of computer software including Microsoft Office.
  • Experienced in operation (driving, trailering, GPS navigation) of vessels up to 28ft
  • B.S. (M.S.) preferred in marine science or closely related field. Strong field skills and previous practical experience required.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred

  • Working knowledge of image analysis software, Geographic Information Systems and database construction and maintenance.
  • SCUBA diving certification
  • Experience with maintenance and operation of in situ data loggers.
  • Familiarity with the Florida Panhandle nearshore area.

To apply visit link below

https://jobs.fsu.edu

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OnApril 25, 2019, posted in: Other by

Thank you to our LCB Sponsors!

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OnApril 8, 2019, posted in: News by

Job Opening for Director of OAA and Senior Center Services

JOB DESCRIPTION

                        POSITION:  Director of OAA and Senior Center Services

SUPERVISOR:  Executive Director

DESCRIPTION OF EMPLOYMENT:

  1. Supervise and prepare or assist with preparation of Home Delivered Meals.
  • Prepare site for Congregate Meals. Assist in setting up, serving and cleaning site.
  • Responsible for daily and monthly accounting.
  • Supervise C1 and C2 new and annual assessments.
  • Inventory each delivery of meals.
  • Maintain monthly reports covering Congregate and Home Delivered Meals.
  • Work with Executive Director, and Nutrition Consultant in planning Nutrition Education programs.
  • Perform Community and Neighborhood Outreach for OAA clients.
  • Responsible for success of Seniors’ Programs.
  1. Other duties as required by Supervisor

                                                                                                                                                                                                            11.  In home assessments for home delivered meals

                                    12.  Foster fun, healthy and helpful contact daily with the Seniors.

                         REQUIREMENTS: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook                     

MINIMUM EDUCATION: A high school diploma, be able to attend Case Management Training, Program Training, CPR and First Aid Training

HOURS OF DUTY: 40 hours per week

Application – http://www.wakullaseniorcitizens.com/images/forms/application%20for%20employment.pdf

Email completed form to t.thomas@wakullaseniorcitizens.com or drop off at Wakulla Senior Center at 33 Michael Drive, Crawfordville riority4

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OnApril 8, 2019, posted in: News by

Get to know our member businesses and organizations:

Fairytales Event Services

Get to know our member businesses and organizations:
Fairytales Event Rentals
Fairytales began providing event services in 2008. We service Wakulla and the surrounding counties. Fairytales began as an event planning service and expanded into a full-service event company offering event planning, coordinating and event rentals. Our event rentals include tents, tables, chairs and a whole lot more. The expansion of the event rentals allows Fairytales to be a one-stop company. Whether it’s a wedding, a social or corporate event, Fairytales can help make your event a success.
Our customers are our top priority. That is the reason we take really good care of our customers. Whether we are discussing the planning of a wedding or just rentals for a special event, we are there to help. A consultation with new customers is always complimentary. This is a good way for us to learn what you have in mind for your event. Fairytales has a lot of contacts in the event industry and we can assist you in finding the perfect fit for your needs.
Our Mission
Fairytales’ mission has always been to give the best service at affordable prices. We provide top-notch service with access to the products and services you need to make every event the very best. Our associates work to keep you focused on your event while knowing that the planning, staging and delivery is handled by a team of courteous professionals. We continue to raise the bar to improve quality and service that best serves our customers’ needs.
Our business is based on relationships! The relationships developed between Fairytales and our customers, along with our suppliers, are vital to our success. Contact us for your next event — we will be happy to assist you with whatever you need!
Please contact Carolyn Langston at (850) 524-1661, Carolyn@FairytaleServices.com or visit our website www.FairytaleServices.com for more information.

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OnApril 4, 2019, posted in: Other by

Get to Know our member Businesses and Organizations

Get to know our member businesses and organizations:
Pro Players Realty Forgotten Coast is a locally owned very successful brokerage franchise out of Tallahassee, Florida with five other franchises in Florida and Texas. Pro Players Realty Forgotten Coast is owned and operated by Gary & Shari Edington ~ “The Realtors Who Care”
We care about every person we work with and go the extra mile for each customer. As a team we can take care of all of your real estate needs, selling, buying or investing. We strive to educate the buyer and seller on market conditions, the negotiation process and a smooth and stress free transaction. We want to be YOUR Realtor! www.ForgottenCoastrealEstate.comwww.facebook.com/proplayersrealtyforgottencoast/

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OnMarch 19, 2019, posted in: Other by