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January 22, 2017


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Welcome to The Bluffton Icon FREE* classifieds. Viewers may post ads at NO COST including garage sales, card of thanks, lost and found, free kittens, bake sales, and so forth. For cars, trucks, real estate or business services, viewers may provide up to 50 words for $10 per ad. E-mail ads to: ads@blufftonicon.com. We'll run your ad for 10 days. (No phone calls.) Payment must be received before running paid ads. Send payments to: The Bluffton Icon, 226 Grove St., Bluffton, OH 45817.

Building lots for sale:

Parkview of Bluffton is a development offering pond-side lots with views of Motter Metropark all with the conveniences of town living!  Parkview offers sidewalks linking you to all the Village has to offer with direct access to the bike path.

• Bay Home lots available: $30,000; owner will experience maintenance free living with a customizable floor plan featuring options for a full basement and second story.
• Custom Home lots available: ranging from $30,000-60,000. Many of these lots offer an unobstructed view of the park with the promise of never having backyard neighbors.

About our Company

GROB SYSTEMS, INC. is a world class European manufacturer of high quality production systems and universal machining centers. The North American headquarters in Bluffton, Ohio specializes in the design and production of machines and automation for the automotive, aerospace, medical, and die/mold industries. Our parent company is located in Mindelheim, Germany, with additional production facilities in São Paulo, Brazil and Dalian, China. GROB has numerous offices and facilities providing sales, service and spare parts support to manufacturers around the world.

GROB’s product line includes machining centers, flexible manufacturing systems, transfer machines, ancillary assembly machines, leak test machines, gantries and automation, and complete assembly lines for engine and transmission assembly.

Inside Sales Assistant

This position requires dedication and attention to detail and accuracy.  The position will require processing spare part orders and maintaining records, as well as generating reports on open orders for customers.  This position will involve correspondence with both internal and external customers.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Process Spare Parts orders (Quotations, Orders, Confirmations and Deliveries)
  • Internal process tracking
  • Direct communication with customer

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Associate’s Degree in Accounting, Business, or a technical field or relevant work experience

General Requirements:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Willingness to handle miscellaneous tasks and work overtime
  • The ability to problem-solve alone and in a team environment
  • The ability to remain flexible with assignment priorities
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Familiarity with SAP is a plus, but not required

GROB offers a competitive wage as well as an excellent benefit package including vacation, health, prescription, dental, vision, STD, life, 401K, and shift premiums. 

If interested in applying please

e-mail: employment@grobsystems.com


Check us out: www.grobgroup.com



Help wanted: A To Z Portion Control Meats, Inc., Hiring for 2nd Shift Sanitation

Job Duties Include:

1.      Clean production area, machines, and equipment in processing facility

2.      Successfully disassemble equipment for cleaning 

3.      Complete daily sanitation documentation

Physical, Mental, and Visual Skills:

Must be able to work in a fast paced environment, be organized and detail oriented.  Must have the ability to use logical or rational thinking to solve problems.  Must be able to perform physical work lifting from 20 – 60 pounds.  Must be energetic, neat and possess communication skills. 

Please stop by the store for an application or send resumes to madisonb@atozmeats.com



Help wanted: Maintenance/Environmental Services Director

Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio is looking for a qualified Environmental Services Director for our Hilty Home Community in Pandora, Ohio.

The Environmental Services Director is responsible for managing the maintenance, laundry and housekeeping operations of our 61-bed skilled nursing facility, 26 apartment Assisted Living community, 4 independent living villas, the grounds of the community and related department personnel.  The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three (3) years related experience in building management, comprehensive knowledge of HVAC, plumbing and electrical systems and leadership experience. Long-term care facility management and knowledge of the Life Safety Code strongly preferred.

Competitive wages & benefit package offered.

Interested candidates may apply online at http://www.mhcoliving.org  “Careers” link or submit your resume to:  Director of Human Resources, 410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH 45817 or email to ljones@mhcoliving.org. Applications are also available at Hilty Home, 304 Hilty Drive, Pandora, Ohio.   EOE. 


Help wanted: At Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio we are a faith-based organization that provides quality loving care to the Elderly.
If you are interested in pursuing a career with purpose, consider
joining our team. We provide excellent pay, very good staffing
ratio, shift differential, weekend and pick up bonuses.
The following positions are available:

Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio (MHCO)
(Full-Time, MHCO & MMH)

Hilty Home, 304 Hilty Drive, Pandora, OH
STNA (Full & Part-Time, 1st & 2nd Shifts)
Dietary Aide (Part-time, 2nd Shift)
Cook (Part-time, 2nd Shift)
Mennonite Memorial Home, 410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH
(Part-time, 1st Shift)
RN/LPN (Part-time, 2nd Shift)
STNA (Part -Time, 3rd Shift)
Hospitality Aide (Part-time, 1st Shift)
MMH is not accepting applications for
PRN  positions at this time.

Willow Ridge, 410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH
STNA/Shahbaz (Part-Time, 2nd Shift)
RN (Part-Time, Weekends Only & PRN)

Join Our Team and Make a Difference!
Go to http://www.mhcoliving.org/why-us/careers to apply.
Stop by and visit us at the locations listed
above. Resumes may be sent Attn: Human Resources,
410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH. 45817, or
emailed to
ljones@mhcoliving.org EOE

Help wanted: Pharmacy Solutions is a respected institutional pharmacy service
provider in Pandora, OH, providing services to Skilled Nursing and Assisted
Living Facilities. Our growing business is seeking to add a Pharmacy
Technician to our strong team. Previous experience is preferred. The position
is ideal for one who would like to be challenged in a relaxed yet progressive
healthcare company. The position is 40 hours per week with benefits
available. Please contact Jessica at 419-384-3303 x109.

Help wanted: Office help.  Need a detailed person to assist with invoicing and
other daily bookkeeping/office tasks in the Bluffton/Pandora area.  You be
covering for maternity leave and staying on part time after that.  Accounting
experience a plus.  Good fit for a parent wanting to return to the workforce. Email a resume to bryant90i@embarqmail.com so we can get rolling.

Help wanted: Searching for part-time secretarial work? Join a high-energy fast paced work environment in local healthcare office. Minimal qualifications:  Pleasant demeanor, computer skills necessary and detail oriented work habits.  Prior history in healthcare billing a plus. Pay is $11-13/hour and 15 to 25 hours available weekly. Email applications to esstbluffton@gmail.com

Help Wanted for Medical Billing/Coding

  • Required Skills Include:
  • Ability to perform medical billing
  • Medicare knowledge
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Work with little supervision
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask

This position is part time between 25 to 30 hours per week for a single, specialized physician. Pay is based on experience.

Please email resumes to lesliemb8500@gmail.com

Please include “Resume” in subject line of email

Ohio Northern University -  Office of Human Resources, 525 S.. Main St., Ada, Ohio 45810, employment opportunities. Click here for current job postings.

Wendy's is hiring. Competitive pay, advancement opportunities, employee meal discounts. Apply now using your SmartPhone or go to www.Wendys.Quick-Apply.com

Wanted - Responsible senior male seeking house or duplex rental in Bluffton. No smoke or pets. Prefer near downtown. Will consider other. Text or voice mail to: 419-601-9033.

Free puppies:  Wirehaired Pointing Griffon mix. One male and two females.
Ready to go mid-February.

FURNITURE AND UPHOLSTERY - Fine Touch Furniture and Upholstery, 513 N. Johnson St., Ada, 419-634-9195.

STORAGE UNITS - Universal U Store It - 158 E. College Ave., Bluffton. Call 419-358-1640. universalustoreit@gmail.com

J. Bankert Bookkeeping - 419-348-3812, julie@jbankertcpb.com

For rent, Spacious 2 or 3 bedroom apartments at the Jefferson Street Villas. Two  full baths, appliances including washer and dryer included. Pet friendly. 2 bedrooms 890.00 and 3 bedrooms 950.00 plus utilities. Please call 419-296-3786.


137 Vance St.
Bluffton, Ohio 45817
Immediate availability for income based efficiency and 1 bedroom apartments for 55 years old and up. Income guidelines are:
1 person $20,450
2 persons $23,400
Call: 419-358-7795
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays

For rent: Bluffton Arms Apartments, 401-403 County Line Road, spacious 2 bedroom,1 bath, c/a, laundry facility onsite,close to I-75, $595 per month. e-mail heckrentals@hotmail.com or Call 419-358-2408

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