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Hot Job of the Week

Tune in to WJER every Monday during the afternoon show as we chat with a representative of OhioMeansJobs about the “Hot Job of the Week.” Not only will we give you details about a specific job each week, but we'll also discuss tips, strategies, and helpful hints for job seekers.

This week’s topic:
What is rapid response?

Hot Job of the Week:
Employer seeking: Maintenance Tech

Job Code #
: T-659-5

: At least 18 years old; minimum of 5 years of related industrial maintenance technician experience with formal documented training for electricity and PLC; proficiency in welding and fabricating desired; able to troubleshoot PLCs; valid driver’s license with a positive driving record; able to do medium lifting of up to 50 pounds consistently; must have good attendance; pre-employment testing will include a reference check 

Job Description
: Extreme Trailers has an immediate need for an experienced maintenance tech; perform mechanical and electrical maintenance on machinery and equipment; will work with 3-phase and single-phase electricity; *Please note: 40 to 48 hours per week, 4- to 10-hour days, Monday thru Thursday with an occasional Friday, 1st shift 7:00am to 5:00pm (straight 10-hour day with a paid half-hour lunch)

Worksite Location
: New Philadelphia, OH

Rate of Pay
: Desirable wage based on experience, skills, abilities, and education

Available Benefits
: Medical and dental insurance, paid holidays, sick leave, and vacation

How to apply
: *Submit a résumé and completed referral form to the Customer Service Desk at either location of OhioMeansJobs – OhioMeansJobs Tuscarawas County (1260 Monroe Street, New Philadelphia, OH 44622) or OhioMeansJobs Stark County (822 30th Street, Canton, OH 44709). *Out-of-area applicants can email their résumé (attachment preferred) to Please include the job order number, title, and either the S# or T# in the subject line.

For more information, visit OhioMeansJobs online at

Area Fireworks

If you're looking for a place to take in some fireworks displays for your 4th of July celebration, check out our list of area events:

Saturday, June 30th
Tappan Lake—Starting at dusk ($8 per car), music by Hillbilly Way at the beach from 8:00 to 11:00pm

Millersburg—Starting when it gets dark at the downtown courthouse lawn, there will also be a kids play area with children’s activities from noon to 7:00pm, and a Vietnam moving memorial will come through Millersburg from June 29th through July 1st (opening ceremony on June 29th at 6:30pm)

Tuesday, July 3rd
Midvale Speedway

Saturday, July 7th
Heck’s Grove Park in Gnadenhutten—10:00pm, Gnadenhutten Fireworks Festival starts Thursday, July 5th and continues through Sunday July 8th with activities, contests, parades, live music, and more.

Tuscora Park in New Philadelphia—10:00pm

Our area fireworks information is brought to you by the
Michael Taylor Insurance Agency.

WJER Radio Live Broadcast Schedule

Check out our live broadcast schedule below to see if our rolling radio will be rolling your way sometime soon!

Saturday, June 23rd, 10:00am to noon
Relay for Life at the Tuscarawas County Fairgrounds

Wednesday, June 27th, 10:00am to noon (and every Wednesday)
Williams Furniture, Floor Covering & Sleep Center/America's Mattress

Wednesday, June 27th, 3:00 to 5:00pm (and every Wednesday thru October 10th)
Tuscarawas Valley Farmers Market

"Deck Ya!" 2018 Registration Underway

The 2018 edition of the WJER "Deck Ya!" contest is here! It's your chance to win a prize package that includes $1,000 towards your outdoor project courtesy of Keim Lumber in Charm with construction by Buckeye Career Center. But wait...there's LOTS more!

Take care of your lawn and landscaping with a $500 gift certificate from Stutzman's Lawn & Landscaping, a Cub Cadet XT 1 42-inch lawn tractor from Holmes Rental Station, and a $200 gift card from Bull Country Compost.

When the deck is finished, throw a party with a cookout using your $250 certificate from Sugar Valley Meats. Enjoy the meat with a knife set and butcher block AND a $200 gift card from Warther Cutlery!

In-store registration for the prize package of the summer
begins Monday, June 11th and continues through Sunday, July 15thFor details on where you can register and the official contest rules, click here.

Someone's going to get decked...will it be you?

Talkin' Tribe with Bobby D

Get the inside scoop on your Cleveland Indians every Wednesday morning on WJER! Join WJER Sports Director Bill Morgan each Wednesday at 7:20am as he talks with Cleveland Indians Vice President of Public Affairs Bob DiBiasio. They'll discuss news about upcoming events, games, and special notes about the Tribe. WJER is the Sports Voice of the Valley and your home for Cleveland Indians baseball!

The Bobby D Show is brought to you by
Troyer's Trail Bologna.


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6/25/18 7:37p Cleveland Indians @ St. Louis Cardinals
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6/25/18 12:00p Reeves Museum Open for Season
6/25/18 Donations needed for Roswell Baseball program
6/25/18 Dover Library's Magazine Taking Submissions
6/25/18 Free Summer Camps Offered at County Libraries
6/25/18 Register for Summer Manufacturing Camp