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Posted July 20, 2015

AT&T is hiring installation and service technicians in Topeka, Kansas.  Apply online at www.att.jobs/installkansas  They will also be holding a job fair on July 30 at the Ramada Topeka Downtown Converstion Center from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Via Christi in Wichita has several openings.  To apply for these positions visit their website at https://www.hrapply.com/viachristi/JobView.app

Posted June 26, 2015 - Wichita area jobs

Whole Foods - Coffee Specialist, Team Member, and Dishwasher positions available
Full/Part-Time - For details or to apply go to http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/              

Famous Footwear - Sales Associate, Assistant Sales Manager, and Store Sales Manager positions available
Full/Part-Time - For details or to apply go to http://www.famousfootwear.com/                 

CSL Plasma - Medical Customer Service (Donor Support Tech), Reception Tech, and Plasma Processing Tech
Part-Time - For details or to apply go to http://www.cslplasma.com/careers/job-search                          

Riverside Academy Cook - Full/Part-Time
Interested applicants can apply: http://www.sequelemployment.com/drupal/apply_now.html
 
Diversified Maintenance - Custodian and Porter positions available
Full/Part-Time - For details or to apply go to www.indeed.com or call the Recruiting line at 813-367-8389                                         

Right at Home  - Home Health Aide, Homemaker/Companion, and Personal Care Assistant
Full/Part-Time - For details or to apply go to http://www.stericycle.com/                                  

Zernco - Accounts Payable, Foreman, Intern, Carpenter, and Remodel Night Crew Foreman positions
Full/Part-Time - For details or to apply go to http://zernco.com/available-opportunities/                              

Posted May 22, 2015

American Red Cross is hiring a major gifts officer to work in their Topeka chapter office.  To apply go to  www.americanredcross.apply2jobs.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=mExternal.showJob&RID=55122

Posted May 8, 2015

Wichita area jobs

Railcrew Xpress Job Fair for Van Drivers
Wednesday May 20, 2015 from 10am-12pm
Wichita Workforce Center, 2021 N. Amidon, Suite 1100, Wichita, KS 67203
Please apply at http://www.railcrewxpress.com/careers.php before attending the event.

Banfield Pet Hospital
Client Service Coordinator Full-Time
For details or to apply go to http://www.banfield.com/careers

Freebirds World Burrito
Front of House, Back of House, and Shift Manager positions available
Part-Time—Hiring at both locations 2350 N. Greenwich and 410 N. Hillside
For details or to apply go to http://careers.freebirds.com/

Lowes (Derby) 
Night Receiver/Stocker Full-Time
For details or to apply go to www.lowes.com

Green Lantern Car Wash 
Management Trainee and Housekeeping (Suite Attendant) Full/Part-Time
For details or to apply go to www.indeed.com or http://www.greenlanterncarwash.com/
 
Walton’s Inc.
Shipping/Receiving Full-Time
For details or to apply go to www.careerbuilder.com

Trinity Services Group 
Delivery Clerk Full/Part-Time
For details or to apply go to http://www.trinityservicesgroup.com/careers/

Best Western Wichita North Hotel and Suites 
Our attached restaurant, Country Kitchen, is now seeking experienced line cooks. Please apply in person at 915 E 53rd Street N. Wichita, KS Required experience 1 year

Sedgwick County
Various positions available Full-Time and Part-Time
For details or to apply go to www.hrepartners.com

City of Wichita
Various positions available Full/Part-time positions
For details or to apply go to www.wichita.gov

Textron
Admin Customer Service, Clerk Warehouse, Clerk Spare parts, and Customer Service Relations
Full/Part-Time For details or to apply go to http://www.textron.com/careers/

LakePoint (Augusta)  
Certified Nurse Aide and Certified Medication Aide Full-Time
For details or to apply go to http://lakepointnc.com/careers/index.html

Child Start
Site Admin Assistant (Augusta), Site Admin Assistant, and Family Educator positions available
Full/Part-Time For details or to apply go to http://www.childstart.org/Careers/Openings.html

Pepsi Beverages Company
Machine Operator (Days) and Machine Operator (Evenings)
Full-Time For details or to apply go to http://www.pepsicojobs.com/en

Posted April 24, 2015

Reddi Industries - CDL Driver, Plumbers, General Labor, Equip Operator, and Lawn Sprinkler Service Tech positions.  Full-Time.  For details or to apply go to http://www.360wichita.com/jobs/         

Winston Brands Inc.- Customer Care Representative - Part-Time
Apply on-site at 12420 W K42 Hwy Wichita, KS 67227 (on K42 Hwy, west of 119th street)             

Anomaly Squared Customer Care Rep, Medical Assistant, Bilingual Customer Care, Payroll Admin positions available Full/Part-Time For details or to apply go to http://anomalysquared.workable.com/                     

Jarden Corporation (The Coleman Co.) Maintenance, Assembler, Warehouse Associate, and Operator Blowmold positions available Full/Part-Time For details or to apply go to http://jarden.jobs/#                                   
 
Godfather’s Pizza Supervisor Full/Part-Time For details or to apply go to http://www.godfathers.com/page/employment                                          

Hall’s Culligan  Warehouse/Plant Full-Time http://www.hallswater.com/                                  

Kwik Shop Store Associate and Store QSR Clerk positions available Full/Part-Time
For details or to apply go to https://www.kwikshop.com/topic/jobs-2                              

Carlos O’Kelleys Servers, Host, and Kitchen Team Members positions available at several locations
Part-Time For details or to apply go to http://carlosokellyscareers.com/               

WIS International Area Recruiting Trainer, Inventory Associate and Driver, Inventory Associate positions available Full/Part-Time For details or to apply go to http://w3.wisintl.com/careers-main/                                 

Sedgwick County Various positions available Full-Time and Part-Time For details or to apply go to www.hrepartners.com

City of Wichita Various positions available Full/Part-time positions For details or to apply go to www.wichita.gov

Brookdale Senior Living Lead Cook, CMA, Resident Care Coordinator, Cook, and Med-Aide positions available  
Full/Part-Time For details or to apply go to http://www.brookdalecareers.com/jobs/                                           

Public Storage Customer Service Full/Part-Time For details or to apply go to https://www.publicstorage.com                                        

Envision  Custodian Full/Part-Time For details go to http://www.envisionus.com                                                          

National Tire and Battery Auto Service Technician, Sales, Store/Service Manager, and TAC Driver positions
Full/Part-Time For details or to apply go to http://www.ntb.com/                                

Posted April 24, 2015

Koch Business Solutions is looking for a Citrix/Windows Analyst to join its team in Wichita.  For information visit their website at http://www.kochcareers.com/veterans/

Posted April 24, 2015

American Red Cross is hiring in Wichita.  To apply visit www.americanredcross.apply2jobs.com

Posted April 15, 2015

Winston Brown Construction is now hiring professional carpenters.  Call 785-271-1661 or download an application from www.winston-brown.com

Posted April 3, 2015

HOT JOB POSTINGS

When applying to the following companies, please contact the Hero2Hired Employment coordinator. Contact information is below. The H2H employment coordinator will contact the company to which you have applied and ensure the company views your application in a timely manner.

Turk, Adam D MR CTR NG KSARNG
Hero2Hired Employment Coordinator
adam.d.turk2.ctr@mail.mil

Kansas City Metro Area:
True Payment Solutions, Inc - Overland Park, KS
Bilingual Customer Service Representative—Full Time—room to grow       $ Salaried Position
Outside Sales Executive—Full Time--- Guaranteed $36k/yr+ uncapped commission structure

Gardner/Olathe:
Coleman Outdoor Gear—Loaders/Unloader—Performance based pay scale $9-18/hr
2nd shift (4pm-Midnight or 2 containers, M-Sat) *Paid weekly*

Lawrence:
Home Depot—multiple positions available
University of Kansas—multiple positions available
www.ebenefits.va.gov/jobs

Ft. Leavenworth:
Combined Arms Training Strategy (CATS)
Military Analyst Assistant Lead Kansas General Dynamics Information Technology
Contracted Position

Topeka:
Westar Energy—Multiple Positions Available
https://westarenergy.taleo.net/careersection/westar_external_career_section/jobsearch.ftl

Posted March 18, 2015

RailCrew Xpress, in partnership with the Wichita Workforce Center and KANSASWORKS, will be hosting a Job Fair for Van Drivers.
 
Date:  Friday, March 27th, 2015
Time: 10 AM to 12 PM
 
Location:
Wichita Workforce Center
2021 N Amidon, Suite 1100
Wichita, KS 67203
 
Position Details: Van Drivers needed! Benefits include $8.00 an hour with $100.00 sign on bonus, Paid time while waiting on crew or train and Paid Training.  Instructions: Please have applicants register for a KANSASWORKS plus account on KANSASWORKS.com prior to the event.  Applicants are encouraged to apply online at www.rcxhires.com prior to the event.  

Posted March 18, 2015

Wichita Area Job Openings

BJ’s Restaurant, Line Cook, Server, Service Assistant, Prep Cook, Dishwasher, and Host positions available
Full/Part-Time, For details on how to apply go to http://careers.workatbjs.com/          

Jarden Corporation (Coleman)
Warehouse Associate, Operator Blowmold, Assembler, and Maintenance positions available
Full/Part-Time, For details on how to apply go to http://www.jarden.com/careers              

Mobile Mini 
Yard Worker II, Full-Time, For details or to apply go to http://www.mobilemini.com/careers/                      

PepsiCo  
Driver, Technician, Maintenance, and Fork Lift Operator positions available
Full/Part-Time, For details or to apply go to http://www.pepsicojobs.com/en                              
 
Watco Transportation Services 
Inventory Clerk, Full-Time, For details or to apply go to http://www.watcocompanies.com/                                        

Family Dollar  
Management and Customer Service positions available, Full/Part-Time, For details or to apply go to www.familydollar.com                                  

Expert Auto Center 
Automotive Technicians, Full-Time, Stop by 2501 W.13th or call for details 945-4500. We have openings for all 4 locations.                           

Winston Brands 
Customer Care Representatives
Regular Part-Time-- Apply on-site at 12420 W K42 Hwy Wichita, KS 67227 or apply online at http://www.ondemandassessment.com/verify/apply/BevDvRm/ETTDEET          

Life Care Centers of America 
Certified Nursing Assistant and License Practical Nurse positions available, Full-Time, For details or to apply go to http://lifecarecenterofwichita.com/                               

Sedgwick County
Various positions available, Full-Time and Part-Time, For details or to apply go to www.hrepartners.com

City of Wichita
Various Full/Part-time positions available.  For details or to apply go to www.wichita.gov

Rollins Inc.
Pest Control Technician and Branch Administrative Specialist full-time positions available  
For details or to apply go to http://rollinsinc.jobs/                                        

Red Cross
Courier, Food Service worker, and Transportation/Driver Full/Part-Time positions available
For details or to apply go to http://www.redcross.org/about-us/careers                                    

Longhorn Steakhouse 
Manager, Bartender, Dishwasher/Prep, Line Cook, Server, and Service Assistant Full/Part-Time
positions available.  For details or to apply go to http://www.longhornsteakhouse.com/careers                                                          

PetSmart
Early Morning Stocker, Full/Part-Time, For details or to apply go to http://www.petsmart.com/    

Posted March 18, 2015

Via Christ has several job openings.  To view all job postings please visit www.viachristi.org/jobs.

Posted March 10, 2015

Topeka Jobs is advertising several positions to fill.  For more information visit http://www.topekajobs.com/

Posted March 10, 2015

Alliance Careers is recruiting for several positions.  For more information visit their website at www.alliance-careers.com

Posted March 5, 2015

McLane values the sacrifice and work ethic that our veterans have made and we want to give back.  That is why we have partnered with Goodwill Industries’ Operation: Good Jobs and Northrop Grumman’s Operation Impact Network of Champions.  By partnering with these organizations, we are able to play a role in helping veterans and their families gain employment and fulfill long-term financial security in their transition from military to civilian careers.  WWW.mclaneco.com/careers  

Posted March 5, 2015

FOLEY EQUIPMENT at http://www.foleyeq.com/company.html

Posted March 5, 2015

Amarr is one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers and distributors of door access systems for residential garages, warehouses, commercial buildings, shopping malls and other commercial applications. Amarr is a family owned company that has been in business over 60 years. We currently have over 75 door center locations throughout the US, Canada and Mexico. With sales in excess of $300 million, Amarr’s over 1,000 team members recognize that this is a special place to work. Check us out on Facebook or go to: www.amarr.com to learn more about our company and what sets us apart from other employers.

Posted March 5, 2015

Career Coach:  Site is designed to help you find a good career by providing the most current local data on wages, employment, job postings, and associated education and training.  A resume’ builder is also available.

TRAC-7 Career Coach Link:  https://trac7.emsicareercoach.com/#action=loadHomePage&Search

Posted March 5, 2015

Ferrellgas is one of Kansas City’s top 20 Companies to work for according to the Kansas City Star.  The Corporate Headquarters for Ferrellgas is located at 7500 College Blvd, Suite 1000, Overland Park, KS. All interested candidates should apply on-line at: http://www.ferrellgas.com/CareerCenter.asp.

Posted March 5, 2015

Velocity Tactics, a Ward/Kraft company, is a custom ammunition manufacturer located in Fort Scott, Kansas.  They are seeking several high-quality people to help produce their premium ammunition.  If you have an interest in this position, please contact Tim Thomas, Director of Recruiting at tthomas@wardkraft.com or (620) 223-5500 ext. 4017. Applications may be obtained at www.wardkraft.com under the Employment link.

Posted March 5, 2015

Fastenal has several part-time and full-time positions available.  To apply go to www.fastenal.com and click on careers.

Posted March 5, 2015

Westar Energy Currently available employment opportunities of hourly and exempt positions.  Qualified candidates may apply on-line at www.WestarEnergy.com.

Posted Feb. 27, 2015

Southwest Paper located in Wichita, Kansas, has an immediate opening for an accounts receivable/collections clerk in the paper industry.   Southwest Paper has over 75 years in the distributor business.   We are seeking a candidate with a pro-active quality, high energy, and stable work history.  This individual must have previous accounts receivable/collection experience, have work experience in fast-paced environment, and have great phone etiquette, strong customer service skills, ability to multitask and be detailed oriented. This person will be working in a professional business environment and will be responsible for collection on accounts by contacting companies to resolve all outstanding owed balances.The A/R Clerk will also handle daily deposits, petty cash reconciliation, daily updates, billing questions, and other office duties as needed for three companies. This individual must be detail-oriented and proficient in Word and Excel. Wages will be commensurate with experience.

Selected candidates will join a successful, dynamic and growing corporation. We offer a supportive work environment with competitive salary packages. Qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to forward their resume, with salary requirements to Southwest Paper, Reply to at http://www.swpaper.com/application.pdf, or fax application to 316-219-7209.

Posted Feb. 19, 2015

Cintas has several positions available - management trainee, sales intern, HR rep, service sales rep, maintenance technician, second shift production supervisor, utility worker, loader/unloader.  Apply for these positions at www.cintas.jobs

Posted Feb. 19, 2015

The Hyatt Regency Wichita (400 West Waterman) has several full-time and part-times positions available.  These positions include:  server, greeter, door attendant, agent, receiving clerk, supervisor, turndown attendant, and on-call server.  They have a strong need for individuals with food and beverage experience.  Their In- House Applicant Hours are Tuesday and Wednesday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Thursday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Posted Feb. 9, 2015

Corporate America Supports You (CASY) has several positions available.  Apply at www.casy.us  Please apply under the "Norfolk, Virginia" link regardless of your residence in the United States.  Positions available are:  Financial advisor (Req #123319BR); relationship banker (Req #122642BR); full-time teller (Req #123703BR); part-time teller (Req #123704BR); personal banker (Req #123706BR); branch manager trainee (Req #123540BR)

Posted Feb. 3, 2015

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES For Transitioning Military Service Members

USIC is one of the nation's fastest growing underground utility locating companies. We have over 5,000 highly-trained Locate Technicians protecting the assets of over 96% of the Fortune 500 utility and telecommunications companies in 31 states and one Canadian province. USIC leads the locating industry in volume, accuracy, timeliness, and customer satisfaction. By locating underground utilities, we are protecting the communities where we live and work. We offer daytime, full-time opportunities for technicians.

Apply online at www.usicllc.com or email us at military@usicllc.com

Posted Jan. 27, 2015

When applying to the following companies, please contact the Hero2Hired Employment coordinator. The H2H employment coordinator will contact the company to which you have applied and ensure the company views your application in a timely manner.

Turk, Adam D MR CTR NG KSARNG
Hero2Hired Employment Coordinator
adam.turk@iifdata.com

785-274-1501
785-766-9250 (cell)

Kansas City Metro Area:

Fire Arms Manufacturing Sales—Merriam, KS                     $10-14 Hourly + Commission
Fire Arms Manufacturing Armorer—Merriam, KS                  $11-15 Hourly
Delta Services (Commercial Roofing, Union)—KC, KS        $Hourly based on Experience

Lawrence:

Standard Beverage Class A Delivery Driver—Lawrence                                 Salary
Standard Beverage Sales Merchandiser—Lawrence                                        Salary
            http://www.standardbeverage.com/careers/

Fort Leavenworth:

Liberty Business Associates--Technical Integration Technician                         Salary
             http://libertyba.com/employment/

Topeka:

Westar Energy—Communications Rep. Social Media                                     Salary
            https://www.westarenergy.com/careers-overview

Fort Riley:

Liberty Business Associates—Staff systems Senior Operator                           Salary
Liberty Business Associates—Computer Sys Analyst                                        Salary
                http://libertyba.com/employment/

Wichita area:

Protection One Security – Wichita, KS                                 Multiple Positions available
                http://www.workatp1.com/

Post Jan. 9, 2015

Valmont Industries has several openings.  Valmont is a leading producer and distributor of products for the infrastructure and agriculture markets.  To apply visit their website at http://www.valmontcareers.com/

Posted Jan. 9, 2015

St. Anthony Family Shelter in Wichita is looking for a Shelter Resident Manager - 3rd Shift.  Apply at: http://catholicdioceseofwichita.org/who-we-are/employment-opportunities

Posted Jan. 9, 2015

KETCH has several openings.  APPLY ONLINE, IN PERSON OR SEND LETTER/RESUME TO jobs@ketch.org. FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT KETCH, SEE OUR WEBSITE AT www.ketch.org

Posted Jan. 9, 2015

Envision has several openings.  To learn more about employment opportunities with Envision call our Recruitment Specialist at 316-425-7119, visit our website at www.envisionus.comand click on Careers, or email us at GoodJobs@envisionus.com.

Posted Jan. 9, 2015

Talent Acquisition invites candidates to apply for an open District Portfolio Management position critical to our operational success. We are seeking strong leaders.

The San Jose district is seeking a DM - Portfolio Manager to oversee contract execution, compliance, and performance continuity while working closely with Adobe Systems corporate security executives. This position requires a unique balance of operational management, business development and quality assurance skills.

This position is responsible for managing and directing all operational and staff activities for numerous locations (approximately 3,000 HPW and $4 million in annual revenue) in Northern California, Oregon, Utah, New York, and Washington. This also includes leading the delivery of services through a team of managers.

Minimum AlliedBarton requirements include a bachelor’s degree plus five or more years of business and management/supervisory experience leading large employee groups. Excellent integrity, problem solving, financial management, conflict management, time management, customer focus, timely decision-making, motivating and directingskills are needed. Relocation assistance is negotiable.

To apply, visit:  https://corporatecareers-alliedbarton.icims.com/jobs/23619/district-portfolio-manager/job

Posted Dec. 23, 2014

TSI Kansas Inc. is hiring flatbed drivers.  For more information on the company and the positions available click here.  Or visit their Facebook page at:  www.facebook.com/pages/TSI-Kansas-Inc/144255232343355

Posted Dec. 19, 2014

These postings are updated daily by the Business Team. You can also get additional job postings or HOT JOBS! delivered to your e-mail or social networking sites by signing up for e-notification and following the Workforce Center on Facebook and Twitter.

http://www.workforce-ks.com/index.aspx?page=2

Posted Dec. 19, 2014

Goodwill Industries of Kansas Inc. has several positions available .  Apply at www.goodwillks.org

Posted Dec. 19, 2014

I want to share with you a new employment opportunity with KOCH; Flint Hills Resources is looking for a Software Developer to join its team in Wichita, KS.  Please click on the link below to review the job descriptions for consideration. (Our selection process requires online submission to specific job requisitions of interest.)    

https://kochcareers.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=025974

Flint Hills Resources, a leading refining, chemicals and biofuels company is growing and we are looking for the best people to grow with us.  We are looking for candidates who want to create long term value, who are not afraid to challenge the status quo, and who want to find fulfillment in what they do..

If this sounds like you, then we invite you to apply to join the Flint Hills Resources team.  We are a privately held fast growing company, so the opportunities for development and advancement are abundant.

Flint Hills Resources advantages include:

• A wide variety of IT challenges within a growing company.  Development opportunities include:

  • Oracle E-Business Suite – Order Management, Inventory, Financials
  • Net Development – Web and Client based applications
  • Data integration – Informatica, service based, PL/SQL, and T-SQL

• The support of a diverse IT team and knowledge-sharing culture

• Encouragement to develop new and improved technologies

• A willingness to invest in value-added solutions

• Opportunities for career advancement, including ownership of applications/areas and leadership opportunities.

Posted Dec. 19, 2014

NCK Technical College is seeking applicants for a full time Grant Manager position for the Microsoft IT Academy Grant. The successful candidate will provide leadership and oversight to the Microsoft Information Technology Academy (ITA) and Certiport credentialing initiative for the state and will be a liaison to the educational institutions who participate in the grant. In addition, the Grant Manager will: respond to IT Academy inquiries, provide support to the grant partners, assist with professional development activities, prepare presentations, maintain communication with current and prospective grant partners and provide grant updates and accountability reports.  An Associate’s Degree is required; Bachelor’s Degree is preferred.

Review of applications will begin immediately, with an anticipated starting date of January 15, 2015. Candidates should send a letter of application, current resume and names of three professional references to: Bobette Roesti, Search Liaison, NCK Technical College, P. O. Box 507, Beloit, KS, 67420 or email broesti@ncktc.edu.

Posted Dec. 16, 2014

Union Pacific is hosting an electrician hiring fair in North Platte, NE on Friday, January 9, 2015 at the North Campus of Mid Plains Community College at 1101 Halligan Ave, North Platte, NE 69101.  All selected and post hire qualified applicants from this hiring fair will receive a $3,000.00 hiring bonus.  

Union Pacific Provides:
-A guaranteed 40 hour work week with time and a half paid after 8 hours of work
-Health, dental, vision and pharmacy insurance for the employee and family
-Railroad Retirement (An independent program which provides retirement benefits to the nations railroad workers as early as age 60)
-401K
-Educational assistance
-11 paid holidays and vacation (up to 5 weeks over time)
-Tools and personal protective equipment provided
-State of the art training (Positive Train Control)
-Employee discounts (automobiles, computers, home appliances, wireless phone service, personal banking and mortgage services)
-Life, disability and long term care insurance
-Nationally recognized wellness programs
-Opportunity for advancement
-A safe work environment

To apply for positions available with the Union Pacific Railroad visit their website http://www.up.com/

Posted Dec. 8, 2014

locomotive diesel technician - DIESEL TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM PATHWAY

Train for a career that moves the nation. Enroll now in the Diesel Technology program with emphasis on locomotives. You’ll learn how to repair and maintain the engines, putting you on track to work for some of the nation’s top companies.
• this track leads to industry certification
• developed & supported by railway corporate partners
• financial aid available to those who qualify
• if hired, can start at $24-$29 per hour plus benefits
• big engines... big pay... big demand
 

Space is limited. Contact a Washburn Tech recruiter now!
Phone: 785.228.6315
Email: tech-info@washburn.edu
Apply Online: www.washburntech.edu

Posted Dec. 2, 2014

Wichita State University has initiated a new outreach program -- Veterans Preference in the Application Process -- in an effort to attract more veterans of military service to work for the university. Veterans Preference reflects Wichita State's recognition of the unique talents, skills and experiences that former service personnel offer.

Wichita State University is proud to be a leader in innovating our Veterans' Preference policy to extend beyond the parameters of the state of Kansas mandate to include all university positions not just civil service positions.

Any applicant for employment who meets the criteria for Veterans' Preference will be guaranteed a first level interview if they meet the minimum requirements for the position applied, score in the top 25% of the applicant pool as determined by objective scoring and have applied by the priority consideration date.

What are the criteria to qualify?
• Must have three years of service in active duty, Reserves, or National Guard
OR
• Have earned a campaign medal
OR
• Have a service connected disability
AND
• Have an Honorable or General discharge and give an acceptable explanation

How do I submit for Veterans' Preference?
• When you apply for any position, you have multiple avenues to submit your Member 2 or Member 4 copy of your DD214.
• Once submitted, your DD214 does not have to be resubmitted for successive applications

To review and apply for jobs at WSU visit our applicant portal at https://jobs.wichita.edu/

Posted Nov. 12, 2014

We are small framing company that builds custom, quality LARGE homes. We have been incorporated for over 20 years. Prefer some experience for carpenters. Pay depends upon experience. Usually $13-$16/hour. Carpenter helpers start $10-$13. We pay on a 2 week pay schedule. We are taking applications and hiring right now. Applicants need to have dependable transportation, legal documentation. We work in South Johnson County. Applicants can send experience and pay expectations as well as contact information to FRAMDGR8@AOL.COM. We would then call back any applicants, who then go to jobsite and speak with the owner personally. 

Mary VanDaele
VanDaele Construction Co Inc.
913.592.2219
FRAMDGR8@AOL.COM

Posted Aug. 21, 2014

Barton Community College is pleased to offer the Gas Measurement Certificate program – beginning August 4th! The thirty hour certificate consists of six different courses to provide students with the skills to obtain employment in the natural gas industry. All the courses will be held in Junction City, KS. We feel this would make it an ideal training program for the soldiers transitioning to civilian life. I have included schedule information below. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me! Coursework in this 30 Credit Hour Certificate includes: COURSE & COURSE NUMBER COURSE DATES MEAS 1100 – Common Technical Skills August 4-8 MEAS 1101 – Gas Industry Concepts August 11 - 22 MEAS 1102 – Instrumentation and Controls August 25 – September 12 MEAS 1103 – Gas Quality Analysis September 15 - 26 MEAS 1104 – Flow Measurement September 29 – October 10 MEAS 1105 – Pressure and Volume Control October 13 - 17

Posted Aug. 21, 2014

The Workforce Aligned with Industry Demand (AID) program is a pilot project geared to individuals interested in pre-hire training. AID training prepares participants by equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed in the food manufacturing occupations. The Kansas Department of Commerce is working in collaboration with Washburn Institute of Technology, M-Tech program, to enroll individuals interested in a career as a Certified Production Technician. Tuition scholarships may be available for qualified individuals. For more information about enrollment and the program, please visit the websites below: http://www.washburntech.edu/
http://www.washburntech.edu/M-Tech%20fact%20sheet%20%20%201-29-2014.pdf

Posted July 9, 2014

Join our Team.  Home Depot Distribution Center, 5200 SW Wenger Street, Topeka.  Looking for a general Warehouse Associate - part-time positions on 1st or 2nd shift Monday-Friday with occasional Saturdays based on availability.  Shifts are 8 hours 3-4 shifts per week.  Average of 20-30 hours per week with flexibility to pick up additional hours based on availability.  Part-time benefits, bonus program and competitive pay.  To apply visit www.careers.homedepot.com/supplychain

Posted July 3, 2014

There are currently many different jobs/job training opportunities in the utility industry. 

Troops to Energy Jobs (www.troopstoenergyjobs.com) is designed to help veterans make a successful transition to a rewarding career in the energy industry. This website will guide you step by step in transferring your military training to a new energy job, identifying any additional education and credentials you may need, and supporting you in your job search by utilizing an interactive Troops to Energy Jobs ROADMAP.  Use their Job Match-Up tool to look up MOS codes and compare energy jobs that might be a good fit: http://troopstoenergyjobs.com/energycareers/matchups.php

The site also has a Job Search Engine that allows thousands of jobs within electric and gas utilities or other energy providers to be searched for or filtered by city, state, country, job title or key words, and military job titles or job codes.

Posted July 3, 2014

The Get Into Energy Career Pathways Roadmap (www.getintoenergy.com) provides a career pathway and detailed information for each of the “in demand” energy careers. Get Into Energy was designed and launched by the Center for Energy Workforce Development (CEWD), a non-profit organization. CEWD's goal is to build awareness among students, parents, teachers, guidance counselors and others about the fantastic career opportunities available in the energy industry. To learn about CEWD, visit us at: www.cewd.org

Posted July 3, 2014

Metropolitian Community College - Electric utility line technicians install and repair poles, conductors, cables and equipment used in electrical power and distribution systems. They often work to restore energy to homes and businesses during storms, identifying and repairing damaged equipment, poles and wire. The program, which only starts in the summer, begins with a one-year certificate. You can then go on to get an associate's degree for transfer. The program is fine tuned to meet real-world needs. Two utility companies, Kansas City Power & Light and Platte-Clay Electric Cooperative, are on the MCC-BTC advisory board for course content.

http://mcckc.edu/linetech

https://www.facebook.com/Linetech

Posted June 10, 2014

Shawnee County, Kansas, has career opportunities available for the military.  They currently have 29 vacancies available.  All applications are accepted on line at www.snco.us/jobs.

Posted June 3, 2014

The Social Security Administration is searching for Veterans eager to help others and reach their own potential.  You can be a vital part of our team and help millions of retired and disabled workers, their dependents, and survivors.  You will help individuals from all walks of life gain financial security when they need it most.  Our mission is to deliver Social Security services that meet the changing needs of the public.  We help approximately 50 million people a month, making us the world’s largest social insurance program.
 
To be considered for employment at Social Security, you must apply for a specific position posted on a vacancy announcement.  To find opportunities that interest you, visit www.socialsecurity.gov/careers and click on Search and Apply for Careers.  This link connects you to our postings on the USAJobs.gov website.
 
We are looking for highly skilled, innovative, people-oriented individuals! Is that you?  Come join our team and help make a difference in people’s lives and your own!
 

Posted May 22, 2014

Apex CDL Institute supports you and your mission. Our Military Appreciation Program is designed for Veterans, recent ETS, and current Reservists & Guardsmen. Let us help you get on the road to a successful career in the Trucking industry!

Truck Driver salary and benefits
-Starting pay averaging $800-$1000 week.
-GI Bill utilization – Up to $1,385 dollars a month for 24 months on top of your salary!
-Trucking cannot be outsourced and is one of the most secure careers in the market!
-Better home-time options than ever before, as well as the possibility for local routes.
-Health, dental, and life insurance.
-Paid sick and vacation time.
-Retirement plans and options.
-Tuition Reimbursement.

Benefits to going with Apex CDL Institute:
-Competitive Tuition
-Classes starting every week
-Easy to get, no credit needed financing.
-$0 Down for those that qualify through our Military Appreciation Program!
-Three week long program designed to get you on the road and earning a paycheck.
-Job placement assistance with top national carriers!

It is the mission of Apex CDL Institute, LLC to provide quality industry based training to students in order to prepare them to successfully take and pass their Class A CDL test, and to provide them with the training required to obtain employment in the commercial trucking industry. We work with top trucking companies across the nation to place qualified and willing drivers into great paying careers. The majority of these companies have awesome military programs to integrate soldiers into their operations, and reward them well for their service.
Don’t hesitate to give us a call. A career in the trucking industry could be your next step to a positive future!
 

Apex CDL Institute
Matt Taylor
Recruitment and Career Services
9620 Lexington Ave De Soto, KS 66018
913.585.1120 – Office
913.416.3333 – Cell

Posted April 4, 2014

Grabill Plumbing in Kansas City, Kan., is looking for a full-time plumber for new construction, remodeling, commercial and service projects.  Requirements include:  one year of experience, physically capable to meet the job requirements for lifting and production, reliable transportation and being able to pass a drug test prior to employment.  Point of contact is Susan Kuzmic at 913-432-9600.

Posted March 6, 2014

Orion International is hiring Equipment Operators and Technicians for the Geo-Construction (Water Infrastructure) Industry in Oklahoma, Nebraska, and Kansas.

Position Requirements

• Recently and Honorably discharged military veterans
• General Mechanical and Electrical Aptitude
• OIF or OEF combat veterans preferred
• Hard-working with a great work ethic
• Willing to work outdoors in all weather conditions
• Ability and willingness to work long hours including weekends
• Must be able to work long hours and weekends and extended periods away from home
• Must be able to work outdoors and independently
• No re-location assistance offered – must be ready and willing to re-locate independently – no exceptions

To apply, call and send resume to:  Chris Demmons; cdemmons@orioninternational.com or (800) 872-5002 x 115

Visit their website at www.orioninternational.com

Tony Borer, USMC-Veteran | Mid-West Region Military Recruiting Officer II | Military & Veteran Recruiting
1111 Polaris Parkway, Columbus, OH. 43240 | P: 614.248.3410 | F: 614.244.2274
anthony.j.borer@chase.com l www.jpmorganchase.com/careers

To apply for positions available with the Union Pacific Railroad visit their website www.unionpacfic.jobs.

 

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