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Arby's of Emporia

109 Market Drive
Emporia, VA 23847

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Job Posting

Maintenance Worker

Psychiatric residential treatment facility is seeking a full-time Maintenance Worker. Job duties include basic building and vehicle maintenance, performing equipment and building safety inspections, painting, plumbing, basic carpentry, electrical, & HVAC repair and installation.  Qualified candidates must possess the ability to work independently with little supervision while exhibiting quality workmanship. 

Formal experience in plumbing, electrical, carpentry, or HVAC is required.  Tradesman certification in one of the above listed trades is preferred.

Must possess the ability to frequently lift eighty pound objects.  Working conditions include work both indoors in climate controlled areas and outdoors in temperatures in excess of 90 degrees and in temperatures below 32 degrees.  Competitive pay & benefits including company sponsored 401(k) plan, health, life, dental, and vision insurance.  Post offer drug screen, physical, and criminal background screening required.  Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services is a Drug Free Work Place.  Position Open until filled.  EEO

Mail, fax, or e-mail cover letter and resume to:

                                                            Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services
                                                            Attn: Chris Thompson
                                                            Job#:  2015-4
                                                            546 Walnut Grove Drive
                                                            Jarratt, Virginia 23867
                                                            Fax: (434) 634-6237
The Improvement Association
Job Opportunity
Fiscal Technician
The Improvement Association is seeking a qualified applicant for the position of Fiscal Technician. Applicant will assist in the following functions: preparing payroll, accounts payable, Human Resources, tax reporting, bank deposits, data input, fringe benefits reconciliation, inventory, and balancing accounts to the general ledger.
Qualifications include knowledge of accounting/financial terminology and methods, good written, communication,

and analytical skills, and the ability to plan and organize. Must be proficient in excel and spreadsheets. Bonding is
required. Minimum of an Associates Degree in accounting or a related field and/or equivalent experience is preferred.
Send resume by Monday, February 6, 2014 to:
The Improvement Association
Human Resource Officer
1750 Atlantic Street
Emporia, VA 23847
Drug Free Workplace

Arby's of Emporia is seeking EXPERIENCED back line help.  Must be neat in appearance, able to lift up to 40 pounds, dependable, punctual and have work experience.  Apply in person only Monday to Friday, 9 am to 11 am or 2 pm to 4 pm.  Experienced only need apply.  Ask for Sam.  No phone calls.


For Sale

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Mounted Wild Boar Head -  Mounted Wild Boar Head. Done within the last year. Excellent condition. $210. Call 434-348-0816 (1/12/15)
Complete furniture set - Complete furniture set for sale. It was bought new 1 year ago.  Excellent condition. Love set but just need more space.  See pictures and more information at  $1,800.Please call (434)594-5128.  (01/06/2015-02/06/2015)

Floral two seater sofa and ottoman - No tears, very good condition and sturdy, must pick-up. $150.  Call (434)634-3322 (1/20/15)

Mobile Home  $1500 - 1973 hill crest 12X40 2 bedrooms 1 bath  in good condition for a 73 model.  Call (434)594-9641. (12/10)
Stove and refrigerator - refrigerator is only 1 year old has ice maker. stove works great.  $500/pair.  Call (434) 594-9641

Hunting clothes 2x and 3x.  Several jackets nd pants, overalls, insulated shirts.  VERY Reasonable.  Call 434-348-0816


1987 Jacked Up Chevy Silverado TRUCK,  NEW PRICE, $9,975. FIRM - FINAL REDUCTION TO SETTLE ESTATE.  See pictures on Craigs List, Richmond - Red 4X4 1500,  Very little rust.. Standard 4 wheel drive. Very Good running condition 156,000 miles.  New Battery, just inspected, Fuel injected, 350 engine, 700R Transmission, Headers, cross over front steering and steering box support braces, 10" lift, custom made front and rear drive shaft,  dual shocks front and rear, kicker shocks rear (2), 1 ton rear end, 4.54 gears, disc brakes rear, Detroit Lockers, both rears,  16.5X12 Bart chrome wheels.  Tires good, 18-39.50 X 65.5 Super Swanper Boggers,  Headers, 3 steering stabilizers, custom made trackers.  Tinted windows, diamond plated tool box . Truck all heavy duty. Tilt radio, CD player, equalizer, Pioneer speakers, nice sound system. CB Radio, tinted windows, hitch.   Inside super clean detailed. Original door panels and floor carpet excellent condition.

 Unbelieveable. MUST BE SEEN TO APPRECIATE IT.   Sooo many extras.  This truck has won seven trophies.  FIRM $9,975. Do Not miss out. For appointment to see and hear, call:  434-348-0816.
Custom made wall rack for bow and arrows and holds extras.  $45. Call 434-348-0816

Horton Hunter Max 150 CROSSBOW  Right hand. Lots of Extras.  Real nice crossbow and scope.  Hardly used. Price now $350 phone 434-348-0816

PSE Infinity SOL 1000 compound BOW - PRICE REDUCED with quiver and arrows. Right hand.  REDUCED from $400 to $295. phone 434-348-0816









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Reliable babysitter - Ad Text: I am looking for a babysitter for my two kids. Wed thru sunday 3-8. Call (434)637-3915.

Wanted 16' Scamp or Casita camp trailer. Should have toilet/shower. Call: 209-840-2101.

Homes and Land For Sale

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Buildable Lots - I have two buildable lots for sale on the Eastern Shore of VA. Each lot has been approved for a 3 bedroom home. Lots are side by side and .77 acres each. $18,000 each.  Call 434-594-1183.

Home for Sale - Three bedroom, 1.5 bath brick home in desirable, established neighborhood. Renovated in 2011, this 2,118 square foot home has a new roof and zoned heat pump system, large living room with hardwood floors, fireplace with gas logs, and adjoining office.  There is a detached brick garage with bonus room above. Needs cosmetic work, and sold as is. Seller is motivated, and would be willing to discuss help with closing costs or contribution toward repairs. $119,ooo. Call 434-637-7834 or 757-304-9308.

BRICK RANCHER FOR SALE - 798 DRY BREAD ROAD, EMPORIA, VA 3 BEDROOM/1.5 BATH COMPLETELY RENOVATED.  New kitchen floor, double sink, faucet, garbage disposal, Refinished hardwood floors, New roof' All new windows, Freshly painted inside and outside, New light fixtures.  $50,000/ best offer call: (301) 318-5848

1.5 story brick cape cod home for sale in a very nice neighborhood, located in Emporia. It has beautiful hardwood floors, with some carpeted rooms. Upgraded stainless steel appliances, Italian tile with a roomy laundry room. There are plenty of closets and storage. The living room is very spacious with an office area attached.  There is a large deck attached to the back with a fenced in back yard and a very spacious and large shed to store your lawn mower, bikes etc. It is a MUST SEE!  $163,900.  Call 804-731-8093.  (03/14/2014-09/14/2014)

Homes For Rent and Vacation Rentals

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For Rent in Emporia - 2 Bedroom apt. 506A Lee St. 445 monthly, Deposit required.  3 Bedroom 1 ½ bath Duplex 216 Briggs St. 595 monthly, Deposit required.  Call 434 634 5104

2 & 3 Bedroom Apartments Available for Immediate Move In - We have 2 bedrooms starting at $474 & 3 bedrooms starting at $620 available for immediate move in.  Please stop by Brook Ridge Apartments 1325 Skippers Road Emporia Va. 23847 or call (434)348-7700 and ask for Angela. **Mention this ad and receive $50 off your first month rent!** 


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4 year old Male Mastiff - Beautiful Brindle Mastiff looking for a good home. $100.  Call (434)594-1183.

Deer Head Chihuahua Puppies -  3 Male Deer Head Chihuahuas will be ready to go to their forever homes December 18th just in time for Christmas(one week before). Both Parents are on site as well as one Pup from her last litter that we kept. There is one white and tan colored one and two black and white ones. $200 each. Serious Inquiries only please Text or Call 434-637-0752 or 434-594-7872.

Yard and Garage Sales

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