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Help Wanted

Director of Nursing

Hilty Home of Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio is looking for a Director of Nursing (DON) at our Pandora, Ohio campus. 

Responsibilities include management and administration of all nursing services in our 61-bed Skilled Nursing Facility and 26-bed Assisted Living community; including budget and labor management, planning and development of nursing services, management of staff, and the delivery of high quality nursing care that meets the needs and wants of our customers.  Qualified candidates must have a current RN license, two years’ experience in a management position. Previous DON experience preferred. Competitive wages & benefit package offered.

Hilty Home is 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.

To learn more about this position, or to apply online, visit our “Careers” link at http://www.mhcoliving.org.  Resumes may be e-mailed to ljones@mhcoliving.org or mailed to Human Resources, 410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH 45817    EOE.

Help wanted: Grob Systems, Inc. located in Bluffton, Ohio is a world leading European Manufacturer of high quality manufacturing systems for the automotive industry. We are currently accepting resumes for the position of Service Planner.  This position requires dedication and attention to detail and accuracy.  This position will be responsible for the daily tracking of service technicians for field service and machine installations. The position will include reviewing and validate all information on a technician’s service report in order to track cost for projects and services as sold to the customer.  This position will involve working closely with the Accounting Department.   

Requirements and Responsibilities:

  • Proficient in Microsoft products (word, excel, outlook)
  • Knowledge of SAP a plus, but not required
  • Accounting background a plus, but not required
  • Typing skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle a multitude of task at the same time
  • Willingness to work overtime
  • Self motivated
  • Work well with other departments
  • Willingness to do miscellaneous tasks as requested
  • Minimum Associate Degree in Accounting, Business or technical related fields

The position reports to the Manager of Customer Service.

Grob offers a competitive wage as well as an excellent benefit package.  If you are interested in applying please, mail, e-mail or fax a resume and references to:

Grob Systems, Inc.

Human Resources Department

1070 Navajo Drive

Bluffton, OH 45817

Email: employment@grobsystems.com

fax:      419-369-3329



Bank Teller – Citizens National Bank has a part-time opening for a Bank Teller in Bluffton. Hours for this position will be approximately 24-28 per week and flexibility is required. Please visit www.cnbohio.com under “About Us”, “Careers” for more information and to apply. Citizens National Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Cleaning position available in the Ada area, 3 hrs. per morning, Monday through Friday.   Please call 800-686-3192 after 5:00 p.m. and leave a message for James.   


Grob Systems, Inc. located in Bluffton, Ohio is a world leading European manufacturer of high quality manufacturing systems for the automotive industry. We are currently accepting resumes for the position of Human Resources Administrative Assistant.  


  • Assist with payroll processing
  • Maintain records and information
  • Assist with employment recruiting
  • Assist with non-immigrant and immigration related issues including filing H1B,  L-1 petitions, international travel, Visa sponsorship, Green Card process and etc.
  • Track the immigration petition status and informing employees about the same
  • Special projects and duties as requested
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or minimum of Associates degree with Human Resources experience
  • Knowledge of computer systems: Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of SAP software a plus
  • Able to work with others at all levels of the organization
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to work overtime as needed


  • Competitive wage
  • 401K Pension Plan with company match
  • Health, dental and vision insurance

The position reports to the Human Resources Manager.

If you are interested in applying please, mail, e-mail or fax a resume and references to:


Grob Systems, Inc.

Human Resources Department

1070 Navajo Drive

Bluffton, OH 45817


Email:             employment@grobsystems.com

fax:                 419-369-3329



Help wanted: Bluffton Child Development Center is looking for a positive, hardworking professional to fill our Assistant Director position. Candidates must have experience in a child care setting. Candidates must be dependable, organized, trustworthy and responsible. Must be able to manage staff, schedules, fill in for teachers, have good communication and computer skills. If you are looking to join our team please call 419 358-8222, email blufftonchild@midohio.twcbc.com, or stop in at 325 County Line Road, Bluffton.  

Help wanted: Pandora's Lunch Box, 200 E Main St, Pandora, is hiring. Time available is a few hours a day, a few days a week. Inquire at the restaurant.

Common Grounds Coffeehouse and Cafe in Bluffton is hiring hard working, motivated individuals to add to its team with morning through early evening availability.  To apply, email Sharon at sharon@cgohio.com with your resume and availability or fill out an application at the shop.

Insurance Office seeking professional staff member, prefer licensure
in property/casualty and life/health, 3-4 days, up to 29 hours weekly. Please
send resume' to ed.reichebach.bybt@statefarm.com or fax to 419-358-4551

MEDICAL ASSISTANT - Competitive salary and benefits available. Fax resume to 419-369-4603.

Loan Escrow Clerk – Part Time

Citizens National Bank has a part-time job opening for a Loan Escrow Clerk in Lima.

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, managing escrows and paying taxes and insurance for 1-4 family real estate loans. 

The hours for this position will be 26-28 hours per week.

Please visit www.cnbohio.com under “About Us”, “Careers” for more information and to apply.

Citizens National Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Forklift operator

  • Able to drive a forklift and pass our forklift test
  • Follow procedures & policies established by the customer
  • Capable of lifting 50 lbs. up to 6 feet high
  • Prepared to assist different departments – this position regularly consists of manual tasks in addition to forklift driving
  • Adaptive to group settings
  • Willing to cross-train for other positions.
  • Possible Overtime
  • Pay is $11.00 per hour
  • Work Monday – Thursday from 6:00 am to 4:30 pm
  • Reliable transportation
  • Can pass a drug test

Close to I75 Exit #142, easy drive from Lima or Findlay!

We are a DRUG FREE employer

Please email your resume or letter of interest to DiamondJobs@DiamondMB.com

Walk-ins welcome Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. If seeking an interview at the time of application please be dressed for shop floor safety in full length pants and steel toed shoes.

Assembler needed - Diamond Manufacturing of Bluffton, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is seeking to fill ASSEMBLER positions. These are full time, 1st shift positions (6:00 am to 4:30 pm) Monday to Thursday with possible overtime on Fridays. Starting pay is $11.00 to $12.00 per hour based on experience.

Full benefit package available on 91st day of work. First 90 days are a probationary period during which we assess your skills, attendance and attitude.

Qualifications include:

  • Able to pass a drug test, basic math test and forklift test.
  • Follow procedures & policies established by the customer
  • Reliable transportation
  • Willing to cross-train for other positions.
  • Capable of reading a tape measure accurately.
  • Able to use power tools (drills, impacts, ratchets, saws, etc.)
  • Willing to work in a group environment.
  • Highly motivated individuals.
  • Capable of working in a fast paced atmosphere.
  • Willing to learn and assist in painting.
  • Is a self-starter.
  • Blue Print reading is a plus.

Email your resume or letter of interest to Diamondjobs@diamondmb.com, or, stop by 505 East Jefferson St., Bluffton, OH 45817, M-F 8AM – 3:30PM
We are a DRUG FREE employer


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:

Hilty Home, 304 Hilty Drive, Pandora, OH
RN & LPN Position (Part-Time, 1st Shift)
STNA (Full & Part-Time, All Shifts) Training Provided!
Memory Care Coordinator (Full-time, Experience Required)
Dietary Aide (Part-Time, Weekends) Training Provided!
Hilty Child Care Preschool & Toddler Aides – (Part-time, Days)
Maple Crest, 700 Maple Crest Court, Bluffton, OH

Companion (Part-time, Mondays and Fridays 8am – 4pm, and every 4th
                      weekend 8 am – 3 pm, Saturday and Sunday)
Dietary Aide (Part-Time, Evenings)
Maintenance Tech (Part-time)

Mennonite Memorial Home, 410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH
RN/LPN (Every Other Weekend Only)
STNA (Full & Part-Time, All Shifts) Training Provided!
Housekeeper (Part-Time, Days)

Willow Ridge, 410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH
STNA/Shahbaz (Part-Time, 1st Shift)
RN (Part-Time, Weekends Only & PRN)
Work in a Beautiful Home Like Environment!

Mennonite Home Health & Senior Services,
410 W. Elm St. Bluffton, OH
Home Care Assistant (STNA) (Part-Time/PRN, Days/No Weekends)

Join Our Team and Make a Difference!
For more information and to apply on line,
visit http://www.mhcoliving.org or come in and
see 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

Help wanted: Are you an incoming first-year student at Bluffton University, a stay at home mom looking for something to do while the kids are at school or someone who just wants to keep busy? The DOUGH HOOK, located on Main Street in Bluffton is seeking multiple people wanting long-term part time work. Applicants with experience with customer service in the food industry will be preferred but we are willing to train the right person. Hours would be from Monday - Friday between 8 am. and 5 p.m. and some Saturdays from 7 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Duties could include food prep, baking, meat cutting, customer service and more. The Dough Hook offers a family oriented atmosphere with a lot of fun mixed in! If you are a people person with a friendly smile please send a resume or letter of interest to marlenaballinger@gmail.com or stop in to pick up an application.

Bluffton High School & Junior High are looking for track coaches. If anyone is interested in helping coach track they should contact Alex Hanna at hannaa@blufftonschools.org or 419-230-1012.

THE INN at OHIO NORTHERN UNIVERSITY is seeking a Director of Sales.

The Director of Sales plays a key role in helping the hotel achieve and maintain financial goals. They work to build relationships with potential clients, highlighting the facility as optimum for business and social events of all kinds. They provide all the necessary information to help clients make informed decisions on the purchase of blocks of rooms and production of special events.

Bachelor’s degree in hospitality management, marketing or other related degree; or combination of education and/or experience is required.  Previous hotel sales experience is preferred.

The Inn offers competitive wages, medical, vision, dental, life insurance, short-term disability, vacation and wellness time.

Please apply at:  www.innatonu.com/careers or

Hcareers at: http://www.hcareers.com/seeker/search/view?jobAdId=263559



Help wanted: GROB is a world class, European manufacturer of high quality production systems for the automotive industry.  Our North American facility specializes in building machine tools for high volume production lines as well as universal machines.  Several departments are involved in the design, manufacture, and sale of capital investment equipment that is individually tailored to suit customer's requirements.

Our product line consists of: 

  • Machining centers
  • Flexible manufacturing systems
  • Special machine tools (e.g. transfer machines)
  • Complete assembly lines for engine and transmission assembly
  • Ancillary assembly machines
  • Leak test machines
  • Gantries and automation.

GROB Systems, Inc., located in Bluffton, Ohio, currently has openings for the following positions:

Mechanical Engineer/Detailing/Designer

Manufacturing Engineer

5-axis Milling Application Engineer

Controls Engineer

Process Engineer for Sales

Milling Machine Technician and Installation Specialist


Technical Writer/Trainer

Please go to grobgroup.com\Careers\for additional information.

GROB offers a competitive wage as well as an excellent benefit package including vacation, health, prescription, dental, vision, STD, life, 401K and shift premiums.  To apply, please forward your resume to the Human Resources Department, Grob Systems, Inc., 1070 Navajo Drive, Bluffton, OH  45817, e-mail to employment@grobsystems.com or fax it to 419 369-3329.  E.O.E.

Help Wanted - Need a dependable person to help with in town mowing route about 10-20 hours a week. Call 419-348-1527.


R COOP, 2168 Road R, 45817
Reopening Friday, Sept. 30, 10-5 and Saturday, Oct. 1, 10-1. Offering unique repurposed fall, Halloween, Christmas and OSU/Michigan items. Will have outdoor fall decore too!
Check out R Coop on Facebook.
Hrs: Fridays 10-5 and Saturdays 10-1 through October


FREE--Used Sears Kenmore portable dishwasher. Works fine, good
mechanical condition, but condition of dish racks and general appearance
poor-to-fair. Rolls and connects to faucet easily. Adapter included.

Services Offered

Rachel and Kate's Cleaning
We specialize in residential cleaning. We are a mother-daughter team and we have been cleaning together for about 3 years. Free estimates provided. We can provide references from current customers upon request. Contact us at 419-615-9608.

For Sale

7 Piece Vintage Red Pearl Drum Set FOR SALE!!
$300 Or Best offer
Comes with:
2 pairs of drumsticks
training booklet
3 different cymbals with space to add more
genuine leather chair, loos bolts but nothing that can't be fixed
Kick pedal needs a new chain ($10.00 simple fix)
All parts can be tuned for height and different pitches
Everything is in GREAT CONDITION! Hardly used!!!
Text 419-722-4427 for more info!

For Rent


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: Single family house to rent on corner of Elm St and Thurman St in Bluffton. Approximately 2000 sq ft , 5 bedrooms, 2 baths, large living areas and basement. $950 plus utilities per month. If interested call 419-303-7860.

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


Wanted:  People who like to sing in church choirs.  If you enjoy singing in a choir and would like to join the Chancel Choir at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 223 West College Avenue, Bluffton, Ohio, you are most welcome.  The choir is directed by Dr. Crystal Sellers Battle, Associate Professor of Music at Bluffton University.  Choir rehearsals are on Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m.  In December, the choir will present the Christmas cantata titled “Morning Star” by composer Lloyd Larson.  The cantata celebrates the Everlasting Light of Christmas through narration and song.  Inquiries:  Contact the church office at stjohnucc@embarqmail.com or phone 419-358-5641.

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