Job Opportunities

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See your school counselor in the counseling office!

This Spring, the Counseling Center hosted a Summer Jobs and Activities Fair to help connect students to local businesses that are hiring.

Follow the link to view a list of some of the great jobs that were available at the fair! Please make sure to call and check that these businesses still have positions available — this list will not be updated throughout the summer, so what you see might not be the most up to date information. You can also see many of the jobs that are available, as well as some great summer camps and programs, if you check out our social media pages. We posted updates on Facebook (facebook.com/bengalcounseling) and on Instagram (@bengal_counseling).

If you have any questions please email arausch@helenaschools.org.

AmeriCorps VISTA - Cottonwood ALC

AmeriCorps VISTA - Cottonwood ALC

Cottonwood Agile Learning Center is looking for a creative, energetic leader to join their Summer Camp Team. Activities will include working directly with learners ages 4-17 and Cottonwood staff. Opportunities for development will include observing, learning, and engaging as an educational facilitator and assisting behind the scenes with administrative staff to gain skills for organizing and executing a summer youth educational program.

This position is in collaboration with and supported by the AmeriCorps Summer VISTA program and located at Cottonwood ALC in Helena, MT.

Helena Parks & Recreation

Helena Parks and Recreation has a number of great summer jobs available for high school students, including:

  • Seasonal Water Safety (Swimming) Instructor
  • Seasonal Recreation Leader
  • Seasonal Front Desk/Slide Attendant
  • Seasonal Recreation Site Leader
  • Seasonal Lifeguards
  • Seasonal Concessions Clerks

Check out the link below to apply online!

Flippin Family Fun    

Join a Flippin awesome team and make meaningful connections within your community. Flippin Family Fun welcomes visitors of all ages to come and enjoy themselves. We offer bouncing from one trampoline to another, jumping into pits filled with blocks of foam, the trampoline version of dodgeball, and so much more! We also offer parties and group events. These positions are ideal for high school or college students with flexible weekend availability. Build your resume and job skills by becoming a team member at Flippin Family Fun. Join our team to help us develop a fun, safe, and healthy environment for the people of Helena, Montana, and the surrounding area.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a friendly, outgoing personality with our guests and team members.
  • Ensure guests follow safety rules and regulations.
  • Help with equipment and facility inspections.
  • Provide guests with a safe and enjoyable environment.
  • Self-starter
  • Some maintenance required.
  • Assist in managing inventory on a weekly basis.
  • Team worker
  • Act quickly to emergencies and respond appropriately.
  • Help maintain a clean environment; some janitorial duties will apply.
  • Other Duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment is a must.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule during normal business hours, including weekends and some holidays.
  • Comfortable engaging with large groups of people and individuals.

Compensation

Starting wage $9.50/an hour

Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen in Helena is hiring! You can apply by scanning the QR code, or by visiting the website. You can also text “dqhelena” to 850-00 to view all the open job postings at this location.

Korpi Lawn & Landscape, Inc

Korpi Landscaping is looking for Maintenance Crew Members! 

As a maintenance crew member at Korpi Lawn & Landscape you will be maintaining the beautiful landscape we design and install. To be successful at this position you need to be a team player who can work with different crew members in maintenance and installation. You must be able to take care of the tools you use. Keep a clean appearance and an attitude that is ready and eager to learn. At Korpi Lawn and Landscaping we have created a culture that encourages personal growth and development within our company through training programs and on-site certifications. This is not just a seasonal job, at Korpi you can build a career! 

About Korpi Lawn and Landscape: 

At Korpi Lawn & Landscape we take our time to help our customers design the outdoor living space they have been dreaming of. We install the design and offer maintenance from there on out. We have a strong company culture based on strong training programs and creating a career paths to help our employees reach their goals. 

Locations: 

Butte, Bozeman, Helena 

Compensation: 

$13.00 Per hour. This is a permanent position. 

Contact Information: 

Please send completed applications to Kayt Bonahoom at korpilandscape.kaytb@hotmail.com.  

Gym406

These positions are ideal for high school or college students with flexible weekend availability. Do you have a gymnastics background or experience in movement-based education? We would love to talk to you!

We are seeking energetic, enthusiastic staff with experience with kids. Coaching experience is preferred, but not required!

Various duties will include coaching, check-in, and light cleaning.

Please stop by the gym or the Counseling Office to pick up an application, or download the application on the website at www.gym406.com/careers

Applications can be emailed to office@gym406.com.

About Gym406:

Our gym began in 1989 with the goal of creating a sports program for Helena that not only included gymnastics but other related activities. Since then, Gym406 has expanded and now offers preschool and recreational gymnastics, pre-competitive programs, Jumpstart Preschool, competitive teams, birthday parties and Montana’s only American Ninja Warrior training facility!

“Fun, Fitness and Futures” is our mantra. We strive to offer every child a place to succeed within our program.

WESTAFF

Westaff is seeking part-time and full-time Data Entry Clerks for IMMEDIATE consideration in Helena, MT!

Schedule:
Monday – Friday *some part time available!*
OR
Monday – Thursday, 5 – 9 PM

Term: Through the end of April

Responsibilities of Data Entry Clerks:
• Input tax information into state database
• Quick and accurate data entry
• Reviewing information, fixing errors
• Tasks as assigned

Qualifications:
• Must take a 10-key and alphanumeric typing tests
• Tests can be emailed or taken in-office

Benefits:
• Weekly pay!
• Free online courses
• Great opportunity with the state

TO APPLY: Apply at westaffmt.com, call/text us at 406-443-7169 or email info@westaffmt.com!

McDonald's

  • Competitive hourly wages ($10-12)
  • Up to $2,500 towards tuition assistance annually
  • Free meals on shifts
  • Discounted meals off shift
  • Refer-a-friend bonus
  • Competitive pay/regular salary reviews
  • Flexible schedules
  • Develop job skills
  • Leadership training
  • Career opportunities
  • National Scholarship Program

Text to apply: MT50 (Montana Avenue) or MT51 (Prospect Avenue) to 38000

SAFEWAY

Safeway is now hiring Courtesy Clerks.

Please submit your application online at Safeway.com/careers. If you have any questions, please call Bonnie Murphy at the store 406-443-1598

Great Harvest Bread Co.

BLOOM MONTESSORI SCHOOL

Bloom has a few positions available for assistants in their aftercare program, which runs from 2:45-5:45, M-F. The pay is $10/hr. Applicants must be 16 years old.

If you are interested contact Owner Vanessa Nasset at (406) 461-9313 or via email at vanessa@bloommontessorischool.com.

Goodwill

NOW HIRING!!

Donation Door Attendant-Full Time, $10/hr- You must be at least 18 years of age to do this job because of the operation of trash compactors, etc. This person needs to have good customer service skills, as they will greet donors at the door and assist them in unloading their donations. This is typically the most physically demanding position in the store, as you may be assisting with big, bulky, heavy objects.

Cashier-Full Time, $9.25/hr-For this position, you need to be at least 16 years of age, and you must have full availability to work any shifts assigned. In addition to working the registers, you’ll help keep the front end of the store looking sharp, pulling outdated merchandise from the shelves and racks, etc.

Production Associates-Full Time, $9.25/hr-For this position, you need to be at least 16 years of age. This position is working in either textiles, or in hardgoods (household items). You are sorting, pricing, and getting items out onto the sales floor.

Full time employees, after 90 days, are eligible for medical/dental/vision insurance, educational assistance (up to $2,000 per year for continued education) paid time off, wellness program, 401 K. After 30 days, employees are given 20% off in store purchases.

Applications can be done on-line at www.bit.ly/ESGWjobs, or by filling out the attached paper application and turning it into the store.

Application

Walmart

Walmart is hiring! Attention High School students Walmart is hiring for the position of zoning, which organizes shelves. The shift they are looking to fill is 5pm-9pm 5 days a week with the possibility of additional hours . Apply online https://careers.walmart.com/.

Aflac Insurance District Sales

Contact Loren Sampson at 978-828-9585 for more information.
This office job is part-time with duties that may include answering phone calls, filing, and providing costumer service.

Les Schwab Tire Center

Les Schwab Tire Center in Helena is Hiring!

Positon: Tire Service Technician

No experience? No worries – we will train you!

  • Do you enjoy working around upbeat people?
  • Are you motivated to work for a company that makes a difference in the community?
  • Is learning something new meaningful to you?

As our Tire Technician you will be responsible for the service and maintenance of tires and wheels and safely getting our phenomenal customers back on the road again.

Main Responsibilities:

You have an opportunity to help customers by providing vehicle services to include:

  • Tire installation and maintenance;
  • Repairing, rotating, and inflating tires;
  • Attaching and rebalancing wheels;
  • Calibrating TPMS;
  • Testing and installing batteries;
  • Assisting other employees; and
  • Test-driving vehicles; and operating service vehicles to perform offsite and emergency road services.

Qualifications:

High School diploma or equivalent; valid driver’s license; excellent customer service skills and the ability to work in a rapid pace environment; frequent lifting of weight between 35-75 pounds; frequent bending, twisting, kneeling and continuous squatting, reaching, walking and standing.

Why work for Les Schwab? Our focus is on building people:

  • We have an excellent Store Management Training Program;
  • We only promote managers from within;
  • We love the communities we’re in and proudly support local organizations in the communities we serve.
  • Our benefits package is one of the best in the industry.

Click the Link to Apply Today!

https://jobs.lesschwab.com/ShowJob/JobId/1750607/TireTechnicianHelena908

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete this application, please contact the manager at the location where you are applying

Helena Summer Jobs Program

Helena Summer Jobs Program

HSJP Specifics:

  • HSJP placements run from early June to mid-August. During this timeframe, HSJP requires students to prioritize their HSJP work experience for at least six weeks.

  • Students will average at least 25 hours/week for a minimum of 150 hours. Some students will work full-time and some will work part-time, depending on the position.

  • Students will be paid a minimum rate of $9.00 per hour.

  • Students will attend a paid work skills training workshop before the summer.

  • Students will meet with a mentor at least 5 times during the summer.

  • HSJP cannot guarantee internship or job placement, due to applicant availability or qualifications.

​Applying youth must:

  • Have a current photo ID and a Social Security number.

  • Be 16-19 years old (for priority placement).

  • Successfully pass a drug screening and background check, if required by their host employer.

  • Have transportation to the job site.

​To apply, click here!

Papa John's

Papa John's

  • Looking for employees who can work from 3:00 or 3:30 to 8:30 PM.
  • Pay starts at $9.00 but is negotiable depending on experience.
  • Will work around school schedules as needed.
  • Contact Mark at (406) 498-4390 for more information.