Help Wanted Postings

Looking for a little extra cash or gas money? This page contains odd jobs and tasks listed by local community members - you'll find personal service needs like painting a house, helping someone move, raking leaves and yard work, etc.

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Contact Name: Krystal Klassen
Contact Phone: 208 380-4011
Address, City, State: Idaho Falls, ID
Email Address:
Job Title: Babysitter/nanny
Job Description: We are a looking for a caring and responsible long term nanny to care for our two young children, a 3-year-old girl and a 9-month-old boy. The schedule will be Monday-Friday, 7:15-2:45. Our nanny will not be required to work evenings, weekends or holidays. Pay will be $900 per month, with an increase in pay dependent on commitment and performance. We would prefer candidates who can commit to at least 6 months, but we will entertain candidates with a commitment through April.  We would like our new nanny to start around January 5.
   Your responsibilities will include:     
   - Playing with the kids,
   - Undertaking appropriate creative activities with the children,
   - Reinforcing appropriate discipline for the children,
   - Undertaking appropriate educational activities with the children including letter names, letter sounds, colors, reading, math, and shapes,
   - Reading to the children and trips to the library,
   - Undertaking appropriate outdoor activities with the children daily in nice weather,
   - Taking the children to and from scheduled activities throughout the week,
   - Tidying the children's bedrooms and play areas,
   - Preparing meals and snacks,  
   - Supervising the children's meals,
   - Cleaning and washing up after the children's meals,
   - Putting the children down for naps,
   - Cleaning and general housekeeping: dishes, vacuuming, sweeping and mopping as needed.
Requirements / Qualifications: The individual we are looking for must love children and be mature, reliable, patient, trustworthy, punctual, able to multitask, plan and organize, and have high energy. A reliable vehicle is necessary for transporting children to and from activities.
Start Date: Jan 5, 2015
Duration / End Date: TBD
Hours: M-F 7:15-2:45
Pay / Wage: $900/ monthly DOE
How to Apply: Email Krystal at with your resume and short description of why you think you would be a good fit for the position.
Application Deadline: Dec 23, 2.14 
Posted: 12/15/14

Contact Name: Talon Nelson
Company: Nelson Dairy
Contact Phone: 208 716 1435
Address, City, State: 4870 E 195 N Rigby ID 83442
Email Address:
Job Title: Farm Worker
Job Description: I am looking for someone to milk my cows on my dairy farm. I need someone to milk in the evenings during the week and/or on weekend mornings. We start milking at 5 in the evening and 5 in the morning with each milking shift taking about 5 hours. Milking includes herding the cows into the milking barn, cleaning each cow, and attaching the milking machine. Also cleaning the barn after the cows are milked. You will be milking with another person.
Requirements / Qualifications: Must have reliable transportation and be willing to travel 20 miles to get to the dairy. Must work well with people and must be reliable. Someone that works well with animals.
Start Date: 12/15/14
Duration / End Date: As long as possible
Hours: 15-20 hours per week
Pay / Wage: $8.00 per hour
How to Apply: Email your resume, why you want to work on a dairy farm, and any other helpful information to my email at
Application Deadline: 12/28/14 
Posted: 12/10/14

Contact Name: Courtney Kelsch
Contact Phone: 208-520-7768
Address, City, State: Idaho Falls
Email Address:
Job Title: Nanny
Job Description: The family has three children ages 3,6 and 8. You will stay home during the day with the three year old and help the older kids with snacks after school. You will also take them to dance lessons after school, and will be reimbursed for fuel.
Requirements / Qualifications: Have experience working with children.
Start Date: Janary 5th
Duration / End Date: Permanent
Hours: 20-30
Pay / Wage: 8.25
How to Apply: E-mail Courtney your resume and text/call her to set up an interview.
Application Deadline: January 1st 
Posted: 12/10/14

Contact Name: Annie Thomason
Contact Phone: 208-313-3748
Address, City, State: 4187 Nottingham Lane, Idaho Falls, ID
Email Address:
Job Title: Babysitter
Job Description: I am needing a babysitter for my 3 young boys on Thursday afternoons from 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The job will be from January to May.
Requirements / Qualifications: Must be able to have own transportation to Idaho Falls. Must also be able to come to our home and babysit.
Start Date: January 15, 2015
Duration / End Date: May 8th, 2015
Hours: 2:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Pay / Wage: $30 every Thursday for 17 weeks
How to Apply: Please email me if you are interested. My email address is
Application Deadline: January 8th, 2015 
Posted: 12/9/14

Contact Name: James Dufur or Dori Johnstone
Company: Rooftop Real Estate Managment Inc (Idaho Falls)
Contact Phone: 2087164206
Address, City, State: 3456 E 17th St, suite 210 Idaho Falls, ID 83406
Email Address:
Job Title: Part time maintenance person
Job Description: Part time maintenance and upkeep on rental units. Including some plumbing, painting, minor electrical, landscaping, and general house repairs. Tools provided
Requirements / Qualifications: personal transportation, valid drivers license, general knowledge and skills for items listed in job description. Tools and training provided
Start Date: Dec.15
Hours: 20-30 hours a week hours are flexible but need to be worked 9AM-6PM
Pay / Wage: $9 per hour to start
How to Apply: mail or email resume
Application Deadline: Dec. 15
Posted: 12/4/14

Contact Name: Sarah H
Company: 24/7 Idaho Homecare
Address, City, State: 1920 E 17th St suite 213 Idaho Falls, Idaho 83404
Email Address:
Job Title: Immediate Openings for Caregiver
Job Description: In-Home Caregiver needed to work 3:30Pm-10:00 PM in Ashton. 2-3 days a week.
Job Duties include: meal prep, light housekeeping, shopping/errands and hygiene/bathing
Requirements / Qualifications: Caregivers must be able to pass a fingerprint background check, and obtain CPR license. Reliable transportation with insurance needed.
Start Date: ASAP
Hours: 20-25 hrs a week
Pay / Wage: 9.00/hr
How to Apply: Please email Sarah at
Application Deadline: In two weeks
Posted: 12/4/14

Contact Name: Tyler Aston
Company: M & T Farmer
Contact Phone: 209-535-1400
Address, City, State: 237 N 2nd E, Suite 102, Rexburg Idaho
Email Address:
Job Title: Customer Contact Representative
Job Description: Our busy Insurance Agency provides professional sales and service for the auto and home market(s). We are growing fast and we need your help as we continue to expand our business operations! We have Customer Contact Representative positions available for part time hours, Monday - Thursday from 4PM-7PM   
   Help us:
   -Manage new and future interest leads
   -Uncover new business opportunities
   -Reach customer and client contacts by phone
   You bring:
   -Positive attitude A+++
   -Professionalism with each conversation
   -Ability to multi-task
   -Telephone etiquette in a fast paced environment
Start Date: ASAP
Duration / End Date: TBD
Hours: Monday - Thursday from 4PM-7PM
Pay / Wage: $8 per hour +++ Bonuses
How to Apply:  Please email Tyler at
Application Deadline: Always accepting
Date Posted: 12/4/14