Part-Time Positions

For part-time employment opportunities visit:
Online Job Applications

Big Y World Class Market
Big Y World Class Market has openings for part-time positions. Please visit the Big Y website for more information.

The Home Depot
The Home Depot has part time positions available. For more information visit the Home Depot web site or visit your local Home Depot..

Texas Roadhouse
Texas Roadhouse, Allen & Cooley Plaza, Springfield, MA seeks Food Servers, Server Assistant, Host/Hostess, Food Runner, and Line Cook. Fill out an application today. Stop by the Texas Roadhouse, Monday - Friday between 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and speak to a Manager. Texas Roadhouse offers competitive pay, cross training, flexible schedules, discounted meals, in-house promotions and insurance.

Valet Attendant
Valet Park of America is hiring Valet Attendants to assist customers, park their vehicle, and be a visible representative of the establishment . Must be able to drive a standard transmission vehicle, have own transportation (driving experience), experience working in customer service and be over the age of 18. Apply on the Valet Park of America web site.

Package Handlers
UPS is hiring individuals to work as part-time Package Handlers. Package Handlers receive $8.50 - $9.50/hr. working 17 1/2 - 20 hrs/wk. Employees can expect to take home between $110.00 - $150.00/wk. This is a physical, fast-paced position that involves continual lifting, lowering and sliding packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. For more information visit the UPS web site.

Security Officers
Arrow Security has openings for Security Officers in Western Mass and Connecticut. Full and Part-time nights, weekends, second and third shifts and holidays. Call Arrow Security at 413-732-7789.

FedEx Ground
FedEx Ground is now hiring part-time package handlers for multiple shifts. Must be at least 18 years of age and no longer in high school. Must pass a background check. Must be able to load, unload and sort packages. For more information please call 413-378-5940 in Massachusetts or 203-949-8027 in Connecticut.

Math Tutor
The Springfield Housing Authority is looking for a Math Tutor to assist in the GED program located at 160 Nursery Street, Springfield, MA by providing one-on-one instruction to the participants in the GED program. The class meets Mon. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 5-10 hrs/wk. The pay is $15.00/hr. Experience teaching adult students, low-skilled, at-risk and multi-cultural population; basic knowledge of the material covered in the GED exam; ability to work one-on-one. Forward your R and CL to Springfield Housing Authority, Human Resources, 25 Saab Court, Springfield, MA 01104 or email Careers.

Holyoke Teen Parent Program
The YWCA's Holyoke Teen Parent Program seeks a Direct Service Advocate. The qualifications include: Bachelors Degree preferred with residential experience; excellent teamwork and communication skills; experience with adolescents and/or young parents and children; must have a valid driver's license, reliable vehicle and a telephone. The position is Saturday & Sunday, 3:00 - 11:00 p.m. The hourly rate is $11.00. Email R and CL to Jobs.

Warehouse Selector
C&S Wholesale Grocers has openings for part time warehouse selectors in Brattleboro, VT, Hatfield & Westfield, MA and Suffield & Windsor Locks, CT. The successful applicant must ensure accuracy of work and adherence to production and safety standards; read an Order Sheet or use a headset to find individual items within warehouse; remove full case(s) of product from storage rack and place on pallet; in some cases, affix selection labels to the appropriate cases; maneuver pallet on an electric pallet jack until full or order is complete; ensure item pick accuracy and safety of product to prevent damage; manually wrap the pallet by circling load with roll of plastic wrap until secure. Apply at C&S web site. Click on the Job or Career Opportunities tab and search by location or position.

Overnight Direct Service Advocate
The YWCA of Western Mass has an opening for an Overnight Direct Service Advocate in Springfield. The applicant must have an Associates Degree or equivalent education or experience in a human services field; 1 year of direct service experience and familiar with issues of violence against women; Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred; must have a valid driver's license, reliable vehicle and telephone. Duties include: answering hotline; conducts shelter screening and intakes; provides crisis intervention as needed; helps residents become acquainted with shelter and other residents upon arrival; prepares bedrooms for new residents including washing drying and putting away linen; enforce shelter rules and guidelines; attends staff meetings as required; maintains client case records. Please email R and CL to YWWorks.

Springfield Teen Parent Program
The YWCA of Western Mass has an opening for a Direct Service Advocate. A Bachelors Degree is preferred with residential experience; excellent teamwork and communication skills required; experience with adolescents and/or young parents and children preferred; Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred; must have a valid driver's license, reliable vehicle and a telephone. Some duties include: assist with case management and advocacy; life skills training and support; parenting training and support; attend weekly staff meetings, supervision and trainings as required; maintain case notes, resident files as necessary to meet resident and program needs. Hours are Mon - Fri 7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Please email R and CL to YWWorks.

After School Instructors
InspireWorks Enrichment is currently hiring After School Enrichment Instructors for the fall session beginning mid-October. Classes run Mon. - Fri. at various locations around Springfield and surrounding towns. Classes run immediately after school and run for 2 hours. Applicants should have a passion to educate through entertainment. Must have previous experience working with children. A reliable source of transportation is a necessity. Classes vary by location but may include: Science, Art, Cartooning, Engineering, Lego Design, PE/Sports (Lax, Soccer, Cheerleading, etc.), Cake Decorating, Foreign Language, etc. Please visit InspireWorks to apply online.

College Counseling Services & Tutoring Center
The College Counseling Services & Tutoring Center, Hampden, MA has an immediate need for part-time help throughout the year for Tutors and Teachers in the following subject areas: Math (all levels including Algebra I and II and Geometry), English (Reading and Writing), Spanish, SAT verbal and math. Please email R to Joan Tompkins, PhD, Director. (#20)

Weekend Help for Young Man with Autism
A woman in Wilbraham, MA is in need of weekend help for her 16 year old son with Autism in their home with her supervision. Her son needs one-on-one care with safety, daily living skills, communication, community outings, etc. Holly will train the staff and work closely with them. Looking for students interested in autism, speech, augmentative communication, OT, PT or education who are available Friday afternoon-evening, Saturday varying hours and occasionally Sunday morning. The pay is through an Agency called Stavros ( The pay is $12.76 per hour. Please contact Holly Santos, 11 Warren Road, Wilbraham, Ma 01095, Home Phone: 413-596-5087, Cell Phone: 413-530-9198. (#23)

Part-time and Relief (per diem) Positions

The Options and Opportunities Division at The Consortium has Part-time and Relief (per diem) positions available supporting adults with developmental disabilities in the greater Holyoke and Belchertown areas. Evening, overnight and weekend hours available. A high school diploma/G.E.D and valid driver's license with reliable transportation required. Can print application from Consortium web site and apply in person at 87 High St., Suite 202, Holyoke, MA. (#25)

J. Polep Distribution Services

J. Polep, Chicopee, MA has part-time openings for Order Selectors. Previous work experience within the last 2 years; must be able to read/write/speak English; must have the ability to add; must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Prior warehouse experience preferred. Hours are Sun. - Thurs. 7:00 p.m. until done. Pay rate is $9.00/hr. Apply in person at 705 Meadow St., Chicopee, MA, online at or email R to L Rivas. (#28)

AmeriCorps Literacy Tutor & Academic Support Positions
Springfield College is opening up their AmeriCorps Tutoring program to Western New England students. They have 5 half-time literacy tutor positions and 3 half-time academic support positions available. You must complete a total of 900 hours (approximately 20 hours per week) from September 2013 to June 20, 2014. Tutors are required to provide 20-23 hours of literacy instruction per week at their assigned pre-k site from September - June; attend AmeriCorps orientation; attend monthly literacy trainings; attend the AmeriCorps midyear training; attend member development events; complete two service projects; participate in Opening Day, the annual kick-off of the AmeriCorps service year; submit weekly journal entries. Member benefits include: Living Allowance - half-time members will receive a living allowance of up to $6,050; Education Award - Upon successful completion of 900 hours of service, half-time members will receive a $2,775 Education Award from the Corporation for National and Community Service. This voucher can be applied toward qualified student loans or future tuition and is valid for 7 years. If you are interested, please go to the Springfield College web site to find an application or contact Shannon Langone at 413-748-3610 to answer any of your questions. (#4)

Students Wanted to Operate a Photobooth

We are interested in possibly hiring a few computer-savvy students to operate the photobooth when it is rented out by clients (for weddings, birthday parties, etc.). Photobooth software can malfunction on occasion, so we would only be interested in hiring someone who can troubleshoot under pressure. Applicants can feel free to call me at 413-747-0737. John Corridan (#10)

Runner/Court Courier/Office Services
Morrison Mahoney LLP, Springfield, MA seeks a part-time Runner/Court Courier/Office Services utility person to work 25 hours a week. Responsible for courthouse filings and hand deliveries to various courts including, but not limited to, other attorney, medical and business offices in Western MA; sending out overnight packages via mail, FedEx and UPS. Additional responsibilities include boxing up closed files, maintaining storage area and loading dock; shifting files and medical records; unloading and distributing supplies; all of which includes some heavy lifting; and copying records and some data entry. Position will also be responsible for filing and maintaining a variety of legal correspondence and documents related to attorney and departmental needs, as well as coverage of the reception desk as needed. Hours are Mon. - Fri. and compensation is hourly. Parking is provided and must have own vehicle for pick-up and delivery. Please submit a CL and R to L Reynolds or mail to John G. Bagley, Esq., Morrison Mahoney LLP, 1500 Main Street, Suite 2400, PO Box 15387, Springfield, MA 01115-5387. (#11)

Nanny needed in Wilbraham, MA. Possible light housekeeping as well. Hours are flexible. For more information please call 413-736-1000 (Day) or 516-330-1476 (Cell). (#11)

Team Supervisor
Staples has a Part Time opening for Team Supervisor. The applicant must be a Leader - be able to engage and inspire, value diversity and inclusion, coach effectively; Selling & Customer Service - anticipate service needs, ensure optimized operational energy, foster open communication; Store Operations/Results - planning, managing execution, results oriented. Prefer some college and 3-5 years of key holder experience within a retail environment. For a complete job description and to apply, please go to the Staples web site. (#12)

Citizenship Legal Coordinator
The Center for New Americans seeks creative, experienced candidates to coordinate a program that will assist legal permanent residents to apply for U.S. Citizenship and to prepare for the Citizenship Exam/interview. The successful applicant must have experience or knowledge of U.S. Citizenship process; experience or knowledge of adult learning and teaching English to speakers of other languages; Bilingual English/Spanish preferred; a willingness to learn and reliable transportation. This position pays $15.25 per/hour, 20 hours/week. If interested, please send R and CL to Center for New Americans, 42 Gothic St., Northampton, MA 01060 or email to CNAM. (#12)

The Village Store & Cafe
Located on Main St., Wilbraham, MA, we are a busy cafe looking for front counter help waiting on customers during the week and weekends. Shifts would include morning and afternoon. Our hours are 6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Mon - Sat and until 3:00 p.m. on Sun. We are looking for a trustworthy, hard worker with an upbeat personality. Please send an email to if you are interested in this position. Please include your name, list any experience you have and the best telephone number to reach you. (#12)

Lab Test Technician
TE Connectivity,Worcester, MA has an opening for a Part Time Weekend Lab Test Technician. The Electrical Lab Technician is responsible for generating "Certified Test Data" and "Internal Test Data" in accordance with internal and customer specifications or requirements. This position requires the use and operation of electrical and fiber optic test equipment and computer software to perform required electrical/optical testing. The Technician must have knowledge of electrical test equipment including network analyzers, Time Domain Reflectometers and HPIB Buss interface a plus; knowledge of engineering software, CAD experience desirable; routine customer and internal interaction requires good written and verbal communication skills; knowledge of HP BASIC, Excel and C++ programming language is a plus. Please send R to Susan Harvey. (#15)

After School Sitter

We are looking for a responsible, loving, energetic person to help in the afternoon hours, 3-4 afternoons a week and possibly one morning before school. Responsibilities include picking up one child at school (school is approximately one mile from home), supervising homework, light housework such as folding laundry and doing dishes after a meal. Excellent references are a must as is a clean driving record. We look forward to hearing from you. Please contact Kim Starkman at (#16)

Live-In Personal Care Assistant
Live-in Personal Care Assistant needed for a sweet young woman with a disability. This is a unique opportunity for a caring, cheerful person who enjoys helping others. Nice apartment in Wilbraham, MA. In exchange for companionship and personal care assistance, you will have a private bedroom with utilities provided (rent, electricity, cable, internet), a food stipend and a paycheck from Stavros ($250.00 - $300.00/week). Duties include assistance with daily living skills, light housekeeping, light cooking, walking the service dog, laundry (in the building), and helping with some errands. Must have an excellent driving record with a reliable car. Non-smokers only. Will have weekdays off from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. to attend classes or hold another job or just have time to yourself. One evening free each week and flexible daytime hours on weekends (negotiable). Less than 5 miles from campus! Will train the right person. Must provide excellent references. Long term commitment is preferred. Email or call 413-279-1182. (#19)

Activities Assistant

Wingate at Springfield is looking to hire Activities Assistants to work flexible short shifts 2-4 hrs. Will work with our elderly dementia residents keeping them occupied by playing table top games, reading stories, small group activities and small arts and crafts. Must have a disire to work with our residents, as well as enthusiastic and cheerful. Would prefer someone with arts & crafts knowledge as well as the ability to supervise activities. If interested please email your R to T Monette or fax to 413-782-8739. May also fill out an application at our facility from 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. at 215 Bicentennial Hwy, Springfield, MA (#19)

The YMCA of Greater Springfield seeks a strong Lifeguard and water safety professional to join the aquatics team. We are looking to fill the Lifeguard opening as a part-time role at approximately 15 hours per week. The Lifeguard will be responsible for the safety and well-being and enjoyment of the aquatics program and facility for all members and program participants; assure the life safety of all those in the pool area, by being on deck, walking around the pool area and maintaining alertness while on duty; enforce all pool rules and training requirements; administer proper first aid and carry out emergency procedures in the event of an accident. Must have CPR, First Aid, AED and Oxygen administration; 1 plus years lifeguarding experience preferred; all candidates must successfully complete lifeguard training and orientation; 1 plus years customer service, relations or membership experience required. If interested, please create a profile on the YMCA web site. (#21)

Technology Coordinator
The Ludlow Community Center, Randall Boys and Girls Club, Ludlow, MA is looking for a part-time Technology Coordinator. The applicant must be well versed and qualified in the fundamental principles of computer programming with the background knowledge in technology for the purpose of art. Experience working with youth to provide instruction. Must have at least 6 months experience working with children and a high school diploma. In this position you will be responsible for implementing a Technology Program and expose youth to a number of important skill sets - systems thinking, introductory programming concepts, principles of game design, and the process of interactive design. Provide support, guidance and instruction to our youth while developing their technology skills in areas of stop motion animation, game design, graphic design, photo illustration, internet safety and basic computer software and networking skills. The salary is $12 - $14 per hour. Email your R to Sarah Goodwin or mail the Ludlow Community Center, 91 Claudia's Way, Ludlow, MA 01056, attn: Sarah Goodwin. (#21)

Key to Application Procedures & Qualifications

L- Letter of Application
LR- Letters of Recommendation
A- Application
NR- Name, Address, Phone # of References
CL-Cover Letter
SR- Salary Requirements

Each listing is a brief summary of the complete job vacancy announcement given to us by the employer. Please visit Chris in the Career Development Center to obtain the complete job announcement, including specific application requirements, further applications and position responsibilities.

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NEWSLETTER #24, February 24, 2014