Monday, November 3, 2008

The Brooklyn Headhunter: Find a Job in Brooklyn

From time to time, McBrooklyn puts on its Headhunting gear and scouts out a handful of Brooklyn employment opportunities.

Note to job seekers: We've noticed a tightening of the job market in Brooklyn just in the past two weeks. So, breaking with tradition, we're also listing some part time/ temp jobs at the bottom of our job listings.

Listing of the week:

A Council Member who represents a Brooklyn district is seeking a Legislative Director. You would be responsible for all matters involving the development and research of legislation, tracking of introduced bills, consideration of legislative solutions to district and city-wide issues, following the progress of and researching other members' legislation, and other related tasks. Craigslist

Not into politics? Here are some more job openings:

- The Brooklyn Marriott is looking for an accountant, a guest services rep, a maintenance engineer, a housekeeper and a security guard. Marriott.

Brinks (as in armored cars) needs an Operations Manager. NYT/Monster

A family run Brooklyn manufacturing company seeks a staff accountant; the job pays up to $60,000 plus bonus. (Now don't you wish you got that accounting degree?) Career Builder

- Just your
basic office job. Filing, etc. Craigslist

- A Brooklyn
Staples needs a Sales Manager. SJobs

The Brooklyn Museum is looking for "an extraordinary communicator/scholar" for the position of Curator of African Art. NewYorkJobsNetwork There are other job openings at the museum as well, including Assistant Graphic Designer. Heart of Brooklyn

AIG needs a very good accountant. This is not a joke. NYT/Monster

- Be an
animal caretaker at an army installation in Brooklyn. Pays about $10/hr. USAJobs

Hall Street Books, an "up-and-coming internet bookseller" located by the Brooklyn Navy Yard, has several positions. Craigslist

Pratt Institute needs an Assistant Chairperson. NYT/Monster

- A very busy
Boerum Hill photographer needs someone to organize their life and their photos, and change the cats' litter pan. Craigslist

The Little Gym is looking for a full or part time gym, dance and karate instructor for little kids. NYT/Monster

Part Time or Temp Positions:

- Century 21 is gearing up for the holidays and is looking to hire seasonal cashiers, sales people, guards and others. The Bay Ridge store is holding a job fair Monday, Nov. 5 and Tuesday, Nov. 5. Careerbuilder (H&M is also looking for part time sales help. Here.)

- Try out for a job as an
Inventory Counter. Walk around with a little handheld computer and count stuff on shelves in stores. Career Builder

The Prospect Park Alliance is seeking a Per Diem Educator to help present school and public programs at Lefferts Historic House. Heart of Brooklyn (click Employment Opportunities at bottom of page)

The Brooklyn Children's Museum is searching for an Education Resource Center Library Assistant, part time. Apply by Monday, Nov. 3 (that may be a typo -- looks like the job was just posted). Idealist

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