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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Who They Are: Government organization that provides assistance and resources to veterans.
Where They Are: Based in Washington, with numerous hospitals and service centers nationwide.
What They Want: They have many health care openings, and also need clerks, rehab counselors and program specialists.
Coolest Job: They need an Under Secretary for Benefits who will report directly to the Secretary of Benefits and will act as the Secretary's representative on matters related to benefits programs, and will also help formulate and enact department policies. The job pays $162,000 a year and requires comprehensive experience with case management operations and familiarity with government operations.
Next Page: Tommy Hilfiger
Who They Are: Major apparel and accessories company.
Where They Are: Based in New York, with many stores and facilities throughout the U.S.
What They Want: Most openings are in the retail area: floor managers, clerks and warehouse associates.
Coolest Job: They need male and female fit models who will model the company's latest designs and serve as real-life mannequins for the design team. Male fit models must be between 6' and 6'3" and have a 32-inch waist. Female models must be 5'7" to 5'9" and a size 4 or 6.
Next Page: Lakeshore Learning Materials
Lakeshore Learning Materials
Who They Are: Publisher and manufacturer of learning materials.
Where They Are: Based in Carson, Calif., with 50 retail locations in the U.S.
What They Want: They have openings in sales, IT, customer service and production. They also need freelance designers and proofreaders.
Coolest Job: They need a Regional V.P. of Sales based in the Chicago area to cover the Midwest territory. This person will interact with high-level customers and will be responsible for daily management and training duties. Requires seven years sales leadership experience.
Next Page: Bonus Job!
Bonus Cool Job of the Week
If you love ultimate fighting, this job may be perfect for you. Spike.com is seeking a Digital Media Coordinator / Writer to streamline the site's UFC / MMA content. Job duties include watching footage of UFC events and coordinating / organizing related digital materials.
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