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Date of Posting: May 22, 2024

Vacancy for Learning Support Educator 

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

Location: Northwestern High School

Required Certification(s): Special Eductation PK-12

Benefits wil be as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume` to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: May 29, 2024; Applications will be accepted until position is filled

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Date of Posting: May 22, 2024

Vacancy for Emotional Support Educator 

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

Location: Northwestern Middle School

Required Certification(s): Special Eductation PK-8 OR Special Education PK-12

Benefits wil be as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume` to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: May 29, 2024; Applications will be accepted until position is filled

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Date of Posting: May 22, 2024

Vacancy for Health/Physical Education Educator 

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

Location: Northwestern Middle School

Required Certification(s): Health/Physical Educaion PK-12

Benefits wil be as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume` to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: May 29, 2024; Applications will be accepted until position is filled

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Date of Posting: May 22, 2024

Vacancy for Life Skills Support Educator 

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

Location: Northwestern Elementary

Required Certification(s): Special Eductation PK-8 or Special Education PK-12 AND one of the following: Grades PK-4, Grades 4-8 Early    Childhood N-3, or Elementary K-6

Benefits wil be as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume` to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: May 29, 2024 Applications will be accepted until position is filled

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Date of Posting: May 22, 2024

Vacancy for Kindergarten Educator 

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

Location: Springfield Elementary

Required Certification(s): Grades PK-4 or Elementary K-6 or Early Childhood N-3

Benefits wil be as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume` to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: May 29, 2024; Applications will be accepted until position is filled

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Date of Posting: May 15, 2024

Vacancy for STEM Educator 

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

Location: Northwestern and Springfield Elementary

Required Certification(s): Elementary K-6 OR Grades PK-4 with Grades 5-6 Add-On OR Grades PK-4 with STEM Endorsement

Benefits wil be as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume` to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: May 22, 2024; Applications will be accepted until position is filled

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Date of Posting: May 15, 2024

Vacancy for Second Grade Educator 

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

Location: Springfield Elementary

Required Certification(s): Elementary K-6 or Grades PK-4

Benefits wil be as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume` to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: May 22, 2024; Applications will be accepted until position is filled

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Date of Posting: April 30, 2024

Anticipated Vacancy for Social Studies Educator 

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

Location: Northwestern High School

Required Certification(s): Social Studies 7-12

Benefits wil be as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume` to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: May 6, 2024; Applications will be accepted until position is filled

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Date of Posting: April 22, 2024

Vacancy-High School Agriculture Education Teacher

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

PA Certification(s): Agriculture

The position will include teaching 9th-12th grade students in the areas of food, fiber, environmental and resource systems. Candidate should be versed in all areas of agriculture including, but not limited to, animal science, forestry, horticulture, food production, mechanics, welding, marketing and technology in all above areas. FFA and SAE are integral parts of this position and will require hours outside of the traditional school day including meetings, training teams and project supervision.

The program has three (3) teachers, the candidate will share classroom and lab areas, and will work closely with the technology/industrial arts teacher. Experience in the areas of maple production, grant writing and small gas engine is not required, but a plus.

Benefits are as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume`.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: April 26, 2024; Applications will be accepted until position is filled

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Date of Posting: March 20, 2024

Vacancy-High School Learning Support Educator - Applications will be accepted until position is filled

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

PA Certification(s): Special Education PK-12 required

Benefits are as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume`.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: March 26, 2024; Applications will be accepted until position is filled

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Date of Posting: March 20, 2024

Vacancy-Springfield Elementary Learning Support Educator - Applications will be accepted until position is filled

Position available beginning with the 2024-2025 SY

PA Certification(s): Special Education PK-8 or Special Education PK-12 required AND one of the following Grades PK-4, Grades 4-8, Early Childhood N-3, or Elementary K-6

Benefits are as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and resume`.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Act 114 FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, Confidentiality Agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation (less than a year old), copy of Praxis/PECT scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401 or email to tclinger@nwsd.org. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Training Certificate. Please note all clearances must be less than five years old.

End of Internal Posting: March 26, 2024; Applications will be accepted until position is filled

Support Staff Openings

Date of Posting: March 26, 2024

Anticipated Vacancy for Cafeteria Aide (C-3)

Location: Springfield Elementary

Rate: $14.68 per hour to one year

Hours: 3.5 hours per day

Days: 182 days per school year

Supervisor: Food Service Director

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a General Application for Employment, a letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/ Conviction Report, copy of high school diploma/GED, copy of trade school diploma/college degree with transcripts (if applicable), three (3) references, and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release form to the Superintendent’s Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401.  The following items will be requested upon job offer/hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Mandated Child Abuse Reporter Training Certificate.

End of Posting: April 10, 2024

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Date of Posting: March 26, 2024

Anticipated Vacancy for Breakfast Aide (C-3)

Location: Springfield Elementary

Rate: $14.71 per hour to one year

Hours: 1.5 hours per day

Days: 180 days per school year

Supervisor: Food Service Director

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a General Application for Employment, a letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/ Conviction Report, copy of high school diploma/GED, copy of trade school diploma/college degree with transcripts (if applicable), three (3) references, and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release form to the Superintendent’s Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401.  The following items will be requested upon job offer/hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Mandated Child Abuse Reporter Training Certificate.

End of Posting: April 10, 2024

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Extra-Curricular Openings

Date of Posting: May 23, 2024

Middle School Assistant Football Coach for 2024-2025 SY

Northwestern Middle School

Rate: As provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a General Application for Employment, a letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/ Conviction Report, copy of high school diploma/GED, copy of trade school diploma/college degree with transcripts (if applicable), three (3) references, and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release form to the Superintendent’s Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401.  The following items will be requested upon job offer/hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Mandated Child Abuse Reporter Training Certificate.

End of Posting: May 30, 2024

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Date of Posting: May 22, 2024

Student Council Advisor for 2024-2025 SY

Northwestern High School

Rate: As provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a General Application for Employment, a letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/ Conviction Report, copy of high school diploma/GED, copy of trade school diploma/college degree with transcripts (if applicable), three (3) references, and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release form to the Superintendent’s Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401.  The following items will be requested upon job offer/hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Mandated Child Abuse Reporter Training Certificate.

End of Posting: May 29, 2024

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Date of Posting: April 30, 2024

Mock Trial Advisor for 2024-2025 SY

Northwestern High School

Rate: As provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a General Application for Employment, a letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/ Conviction Report, copy of high school diploma/GED, copy of trade school diploma/college degree with transcripts (if applicable), three (3) references, and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release form to the Superintendent’s Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401.  The following items will be requested upon job offer/hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Mandated Child Abuse Reporter Training Certificate.

End of Posting: May 6, 2024

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Date of Posting: April 30, 2024

Technology Coordinator (Building Level only) for 2024-2025 SY

Northwestern High School

Rate: As provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a General Application for Employment, a letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/ Conviction Report, copy of high school diploma/GED, copy of trade school diploma/college degree with transcripts (if applicable), three (3) references, and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release form to the Superintendent’s Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401.  The following items will be requested upon job offer/hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Mandated Child Abuse Reporter Training Certificate.

End of Posting: May 6, 2024

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Date of Posting: March 21, 2024

MS Drama Club Advisor

Location: Middle School

Rate: As provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a General Application for Employment, a letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/ Conviction Report, copy of high school diploma/GED, copy of trade school diploma/college degree with transcripts (if applicable), three (3) references, and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release form to the Superintendent’s Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA  16401.  The following items will be requested upon job offer/hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Mandated Child Abuse Reporter Training Certificate.

End of Posting: March 27, 2024

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Annual Tutor Posting - No current openings.

Substitute Teachers (CONTINUOUS OPENINGS)-Daily Rate is $125.00 per day 

Certified Day-to-Day Teacher and Emergency Certified Substitutes

If you are interested in working as a substitute teacher for Northwestern School District, please contact ESS Northeast LLC, at (814)-569-8462 or email Matthew Briggs at mbriggs@ESS.com.

  For more information about ESS, please see the link below to their website.

The Northwestern School District utilizes substitute teachers in all certification areas from candidates with a Pennsylvania teaching certificate.  If you do not have a teaching certificate but have a minimum of a bachelor's degree, you may be eligible to be an emergency certified substitute teacher.  You will need proof of a bachelor's degree in any field from an accredited college or university.

How to apply? Visit this link, jobs.willsubplus.com/jobs?districtIds=1618 

Who is ESS? Find out more by clicking here, ess.com/about/who-we-are/ 

Substitute-Support Staff (CONTINUOUS OPENINGS)-Rate Increased to $10.00 per hour (eff. 10/19/21)

If you are interested in working as a substitute support staff employee for Northwestern School District, please contact ESS Northeast LLC, at (814)-569-8462 or email Matthew Briggs at mbriggs@ESS.com.

 For more information about ESS, please see the link below to their website.

How to apply? Visit this link, jobs.willsubplus.com/jobs?districtIds=1618 

Who is ESS? Find out more by clicking here, ess.com/about/who-we-are/ 

AmeriCorps National Service Opportunities

Please visit the website for more information, https://www.smilesamericorps.org/.

Custodial Services

Custodial services are subcontracted through Peterson's Property Maintenance for Northwestern Elementary, Northwestern Middle School, Northwestern High School and Springfield Elementary.  

Please visit their website for more information, Peterson's Property Maintenance  OR visit Indeed at the following link https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?t=part+time+cleaner&jk=888cb0d2ba1d4a78&_ga=2.215339669.383095549.1531745526-103154041.1530896836 


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