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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 Aug. 18, 2014

AT&T is hiring technicians in the Kansas City, Kansas, and Kansas City Metro area.  Join us on Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Kansas City, MO at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 220 West 43rd St.  Applicants can fill out an application online, as well as go through the testing process.  Apply today at http://att.jobs/InstallKansas  

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 May 22, 2014

Whelan Security is looking for members of the military to hire as event staff for the 2014-15 Kansas City Chiefs’ home games.  If you are interested in applying for any of these part-time positions, please contact the individual listed below.

Whelan Security is looking for fun, friendly and attentive individuals who wish to share in the excitement of the Kansas City Chiefs!

Whelan’s Event Services Division provides a full array of event staffing and crowd management services to the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, MO. Now is your opportunity to join our world-class team and one of the premier event services providers in the country!

Requirements

With outstanding event spaces, spectacular views and state-of-the technology, Arrowhead Stadium is Kansas City’s premier sports and entertainment venue – home to NFL football games, college football games, headline concerts and many other special events. The ideal candidate for this site will be able to provide customer service to the highest of standards – capable of representing Whelan as the premier provider of event services in the industry. A variety of exciting positions are available including:
 
•? Ushers
•? Metal Detecting Staff
•? Dock Operations Staff
•? Premium Space Personnel
•? Field Security Staff
•? Ticket Takers
•? Badge Checkers
•? Fan Relation Associates
•? Parking Lot Staff
•? Event Security Officers
•? Security Supervisors
 

Mandatory Prerequisites

Qualified candidates must be 18 years or older and legally authorized to work in the United States. Candidates must demonstrate a stable work history and pass a background screening which includes, but is not limited to, criminal background checks (local, state and federal), drug test, and assessment testing.

If you have an interest in joining a leader in the event services industry and would like to work at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri – APPLY NOW!

For more information, you can also call us at (816) 482-3818 or contact:

Tara Parris
Event Services Coordinator
Whelan Security
1 Arrowhead Drive, Kansas City, MO 64129
816-210-9230-Cell
816-482-3818-Office
 

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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