Tag Archives: General Employment

Plumber

Responsible for basic plumbing duties and maintenance tasks district wide. Knowledge of standard practices, tools, and terminology of the plumber trade. Knowledge of safety hazards of the work environment.
Ability to follow verbal and written instructions. Dependability and good judgment. Possession of a valid motor vehicle operator’s license issued by the State of Kansas. Such alternatives to the above qualifications as are determined to be appropriate and acceptable.

Number of openings:

1

Compensation:

$16.00/hour Benefits-eligible

How to Apply:

Online application @ www.usd437.net > Employment > View Openings & Apply > Plumber @ Districtwide

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Apply before this date:

12/16/2017

Commercial Door Service Technicians

Overhead Door of Northeast Kansas, a DH Pace Company, aspires to hire mechanically inclined individuals with experience in the construction business who possess a good work ethic to become skilled commercial door service technicians and/or installers.

Job Responsibilities:
• Install and/or repair a wide range of commercial door and door hardware including: roll up doors also known as dock doors, dock equipment, high speed rolling doors, commercial entry doors, and automatic pedestrian doors.
• Identify opportunities to provide customers with products and services
• Track and maintain job related paperwork and submitting in a timely manner
• Operate in safety conscious manner at all times while performing job duties

Job Requirements:
As an organization, we take great pride in offering our customers the best products and services represented by a top notch team that is always willing to go the extra mile every day of the week.

• Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
• Able to safely lift 75 pounds over your head
• Minimum of two (2) years of mechanical and electrical experience required
• Welding experience preferred but not required
• Must possess valid driver’s license
• Enjoy the mental challenge of being able to trouble shoot to solve customer needs
• Customer Service oriented

We reward your hard work, dedication and success:
• Competitive Base Salary
• Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability coverage and 401(k)
• Paid Time Off Plan

For questions or more information please contact Steven at 816-480-2419.

Offer of employment contingent upon successful completion of pre-employment screening, background check and E-Verify. EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran AA VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Number of openings:

2

Compensation:



How to Apply:

www.dhpace.com

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Apply before this date:

12/31/2017

Visual Communications Specialist

Imagine loving Monday morning, as much as Friday night. Imagine being a part of a team of people that trust each other. A team that is willing to engage in healthy conflict to reach the best solutions. A team that unites around common goals. A team that is willing to hold each other to high standards. Is that the kind of team you want to be a part of?

A Fastsigns Visual Communications Specialist(VCS) is part administrative guru, part customer service king. The VCS loves working with people, both customers and team members. The VCS is knowledgeable about the signs we make (don’t worry, we’ll help you learn this) so they can educate the customers, not just on price, but also on the best solution for their sign needs. A Fastsigns VCS is outgoing, driven, and independent.

REQUIREMENTS
Much of what we do can be learned on the job. But here are the qualities that you’ll need to bring to succeed:
– You don’t like serving people, you love serving people.
– Organizing chaos into order is second nature to you.
– Details and Multi-tasking don’t scare you.
– You communicate with precision and clarity, not just verbally, but also in writing.
– You’re humble. When you make a mistake you fess up and learn from it.

Number of openings:

1

Compensation:

25k - 31k /year

How to Apply:

Send a resume to benkreis@gmail.com or drop off a resume at our business location: 5999 SW 22nd Park, Ste C. Topeka, KS

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Apply before this date:

11/28/2017

Plant Laborer

General laborer in chemical processing plant driving fork truck, dumping recycle, assisting other operators, clean-up, moving material from the warehouse and other duties as needed.

Initial basic job duties include: Filling super sacks, completing paperwork, stretch hooding, loading trucks; operate fork truck; transport bags, drums, super sacks and pallets; clean, sweep and wash down floors; help in the warehouse as needed; stencil and label bags; complete other assignments as directed by supervisors; follow all plant safety rules.

Required Skills
•Ability to work rotating shifts
•Previous shift experience preferred
•Ability to lift 50 pound bags
•Basic computer skills
•Ability to complete new-hire training and testing (written & performance)
•Ability to learn new duties and progress to chemical operator level
•Strong safety background/orientation
•Ability to safely exit out of the plant in the event of an emergency

Required Experience
•High school diploma or equivalent
•Current drivers license
•Previous industrial / manufacturing experience preferred

Number of openings:

3

Compensation:

$18.49/hour

How to Apply:

Please apply at: https://icl-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobInfo&version=1&jobid=745

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11/30/2017

Truck Assembler

PRIMARY FUNCTION
The primary function of the Assembly Department is to perform all necessary assembly routines before & after equipment has been painted with some limited welding required.

PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES
o Operate equipment in a 100% safe manner following appropriate regulations, policies and procedures
o Can uphold the company core values
o Ability to build long term relationships
o Ability to be a part of an effective team
o Strong work ethic
REQUIRED SKILLS
o Reliable attendance is critical
o Able to work in a team environment
o Attention to detail is critical
o Able to read blueprints
o Read 1/8”, 1/16”, gradations on tape measure
o Convert feet to inches and vice versa
PRIMARY TASK
o Read and interpret blueprint detail drawings and dimension styles
o Use shop paperwork to complete machine assembly
o Operation of air tools for instillation
o Operate equipment safely
o Have a good mechanical background
o Good understanding of truck 12v wiring system, hydraulics, and air systems
o Bobtail assembly FCAW welding
o Truck Tank assembly aluminum Mig and Tig welding
QUALIFICATIONS
o Will train right individual
LOCATION
o Shawnee, KS

Can email Jeff Eells at jeff.eells@westmor.ind.com

Number of openings:

2

Compensation:

Based on experience

How to Apply:

Email jeff.eells@westmor-ind.com www.workatsuperior.com (click the Shawnee, KS location)

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Apply before this date:

11/18/2017

Commercial Door Service Technician

Overhead Door of Northeast Kansas, a DH Pace Company, aspires to hire mechanically inclined individuals, who possess a good work ethic to become skilled commercial door installers and/or technicians.

Job Responsibilities:
• Install and/or repair a wide range of commercial door and door hardware including: roll up doors also known as dock doors, dock equipment, high speed rolling doors, commercial entry doors, and automatic pedestrian doors.
• Identify opportunities to provide customers with products and services
• Track and maintain job related paperwork and submitting in a timely manner
• Operate in safety conscious manner at all times while performing job duties

Job Requirements:
• Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
• Able to safely lift 75 pounds over your head
• Minimum of two (2) years of mechanical and electrical experience required
• Welding experience preferred but not required
• Must possess valid driver’s license
• Enjoy the mental challenge of being able to trouble shoot to solve customer needs
• Customer Service oriented

We reward your hard work, dedication and success:
• Competitive Base Salary
• Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability coverage and 401(k)
• Paid Time Off Plan

Offer of employment contingent upon successful completion of pre-employment screening, background check and E-Verify. EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran AA VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Number of openings:

2

Compensation:



How to Apply:

https://recruiting2.ultipro.com/EEN1000/JobBoard/7a103b37-90b0-4768-545d-6cdafc2f0637/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=9c79b099-178f-4ab7-94b4-2ecec6322451

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11/30/2017

Technical Newscast Director

Position Summary:

This position serves as a newscast director, working with news producers, anchors and reporters, news photographers and editors to technically compose and deliver a clean and high quality newscast.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Observes pictures through monitors, and directs camera/video staff concerning composition.

• Switches video sources and gives direction at the same time during live broadcasts.

• Tests equipment to ensure proper operation.

• Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts.

• Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts.

• Sets up cameras and related equipment.

• Tests, cleans and maintains camera, lighting and studio equipment.

• Operates graphics production to create and review graphics for the newscast.

• Performs other duties as assigned.

• Acts as a liaison between engineering and production departments.

• Ross OverDrive experience is preferred.

Requirements & Skills:

• Must be able to perform all duties under high stress situations and conditions.

• Must have excellent interpersonal skills.

• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.

• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

Candidates for this position must be able to stand, sit, reach, climb, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, and make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions or outdoors during remote broadcasts. In addition, must be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Must be able to climb ladder. Must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.
6835 US-24
Topeka, KS 66618-5507

Number of openings:

1

Compensation:



How to Apply:

ksnt.com/jobs

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Apply before this date:

11/11/2017

Sanitation Worker/Driver

SANITATION WORKER/DRIVER
Public Works/Sanitation

Duties: Performs heavy manual labor in the collection of refuse and/or recycling materials; operates medium equipment & heavy duty trucks including refuse/recycling trucks & other trucks over 27 ton capacity; dumps refuse carts; lifts heavy cans of refuse; picks up brush with brush truck; makes special pick-ups for discarded furniture & other refuse; keeps track of time for billing customers; checks oil; washes trucks; performs minor repairs to equipment used; cleans inside of garage; makes repairs to refuse carts; prepares minimal records of own activities; supervises & uses equipment of materials requiring care to assure against breakdown.

Education: Eighth grade graduate.

Experience: One year sanitation worker or experience with small trucks & light equipment in construction, maintenance, or related activities; must be able to work outside in all weather conditions; heavy manual labor & outside work experience desired.

Requirements: Must currently possess valid Kansas Class B commercial driver’s license (CDL) with air brake endorsement; must be able to perform heavy manual labor & run designated routes; must be eighteen (18) yrs. of age or older.

Work Type: Heavy manual labor, exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, up to 50 pounds for force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Hours: Monday – Friday; shift begins at 7:00 a.m.

Number of openings:

1

Compensation:

Pay: $12.99-14.55/hr.

How to Apply:

Apply online at www.jobs.salina-ks.gov

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Apply before this date:

11/30/2017

Front Desk Agent

• Greets, registers, and assigns rooms to guests.
• Handles confidential information, including guest records, with a high degree of integrity.
• Promptly and effectively deals with guest requests and complaints.
• Answers and routes calls as appropriate; takes guest messages with accuracy.
• Responsible for cash drawer contents and transactions during shift.
• Maintains accurate records including cash flows, registration cards, reservation cards, and property walks.
• Answers inquiries pertaining to hotel services, registration of guests, and travel directions.
• Assists with sales and marketing efforts as directed by the General Manager.
• Offers and properly handles requests for wake-up calls.
• Records pertinent guest information in the pass on log.
• May assist in replenishing continental breakfast as needed and keeping breakfast area clean.
• Ensures common area/lobby is clean.
• Performs laundry functions as directed.
• Other duties as assigned.

Number of openings:

2

Compensation:

Hourly

How to Apply:

Go to www.tmihospitality.com and apply for Topeka Fairfield Inn

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Apply before this date:

10/31/2017

Purchaser

Midway Wholesale was founded in Topeka, Kansas in 1970. A stable, locally-owned company, Midway has grown to 10 locations in Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska, with 160 employees. Midway offers competitive salaries and a robust comprehensive benefits package, including: health insurance, life insurance, paid holidays and personal time, profit sharing, 401(k), winter leave bonus, and casual dress. Generous on-the-job training is available for this position.

Reports To: Purchasing Manager

Classification: Full-time; Exempt

Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm Monday-Friday. Other hours as needed.

The Purchaser, along with other members of the Purchasing department, buys building materials and supplies for resale to Midway Wholesale and Heartland Door and Window customers.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

•Negotiates prices, terms, and other arrangements with vendors.
•Examines, selects, orders, or purchases materials consistent with quality, quantity, specification requirements, or other factors, as instructed by the Purchasing Manager.
•Monitors and analyzes sales records, trends, or economic conditions to anticipate demand and determine how much inventory is needed.
•Places orders and tracks shipments.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Two years of office experience is preferred. Relevant industry experience preferred. High school diploma or equivalent required.

A significant level of trust is required as this position is exposed to sensitive and confidential information which cannot be shared outside of the company. Diplomacy, courtesy, and tact is required. Demonstrated ability to foster sound professional relationships with vendors is necessary. Strong negotiation skills helpful.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required of this position, but should not be considered comprehensive:
•Proficiency in using MS Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)
•Ability to write routine business communications
•Strong negotiation skills
•Ability to quickly learn specialized software applications
•Work must be completed with quality and accuracy
•Organizational skills
•Strong interpersonal skills
•Ability to work in a team environment and promote a positive attitude toward teamwork
•Ability to accept and respond to changes in the work environment

Number of openings:

1

Compensation:

Exempt; Full-time

How to Apply:

Email resumes to Human Resources at sharris@midwaywholesale.com, or visit Midway Wholesale Monday-Friday between 7:30am – 3:30pm to complete an application. Applicants must pass a drug screening and background check. Resumes submitted by October 25, 2017 given first priority.

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Apply before this date:

10/25/2017