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CAD Technician

The CAD Technician performs daily drafting and minimal design functions for in-house Civil Engineering design projects. The technician assists the on-staff engineers by preparing plans for construction projects that include transportation, traffic, stormwater, sanitary sewer, and water mains. The technician also assists staff and the public in acquiring maps and records maintained by the office, formulates charts, and develops graphic materials.

Essential Functions

– Prepare plans and process field data for City of Manhattan improvement projects. – Create civil engineering CAD exhibits/schematic drawings, construction drawings, and presentation boards.
– Contribute to the overall preparation of project designs by performing essential drafting and limited design.
– Draw accurate and understandable civil engineering drawings while adhering to CAD standards as established by the City.
– Read and interpret constructions plans and other written technical material in order to prepare construction plans and update “as-built” drawings (approx. 18 projects per year) and existing maps, including but not limited to planning, utility, and any other applicable maps.
– Research and apply applicable codes and standards related to design.
– Summarize information from maps, reports, field and file investigations, and books. May generate maps and other graphics to allow viewers to visualize and understand results of analysis or simulations of potential designs.
– Prepare and maintain a digital and hard copy archive of plans, plats and miscellaneous drawing files by documenting maps, plans, drawings and then indexing with proper labeling, cataloging, and filing for future retrieval.
– Remain updated on developments within the CAD industry including data shortcuts, databases, insertion of topographic field data, creation of existing ground surfaces, utilization of pipe networks, and creation of alignments/profiles/cross sections.

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Compensation ranges from $17.65 – $27.83/hour, depending on qualifications. This is a benefits-eligible position.

To apply, visit and click the “apply” button which will take you to the required online application. For general questions about the position, contact Unique Hiram at (785) 587-2447 or

Enveloped comfortably in the heart of the breath-taking Flint Hills, Manhattan is a thriving center for tourism, business, education, entertainment and health care. In 2018, Manhattan was ranked as the second best place to live in Livability’s The Top 100 Best Places to Live, falling just one point behind Ann Arbor, Michigan. Gateway to the Flint Hills of North America, Manhattan is an outdoor lover’s paradise. In addition, Manhattan and the surrounding area features: a renowned land-grant university in Kansas State University (the nation’s first), the highly-respected home of the Big Red One at Fort Riley, plus established fine arts, naturally beautiful landscape, exciting K-State Wildcats sports and a wide range of additional attractions.

Diesel Mechanic (Entry Level to Expert)

What’s the Job?

Ready to accelerate your career while helping our customers move forward? As a Technician at Penske, you’ll do exactly that. Here, you’ll do preventative maintenance and minor repairs on the newest and best maintained fleet of vehicles in the industry. You will help our customers keep their vehicles in shape and on the road.

Whether you’re looking for your first job out of school or have some vehicle repair experience and are looking to switch gears, becoming a Penske Technician may be a great fit for you.

Why is this job awesome? For starters, no day is the same. You’ll get to work on lots of different types of equipment—not just one manufacturer. We work hard to get the job done, but we also make sure you have the time you need to do the job right. Safety and reliability are our top priorities.

Working alongside experienced supervisors and master technicians, we’ll teach you about our vehicle maintenance processes and the cutting-edge technology we use. And we will make sure you are getting the industry certified training you need to succeed and grow your career. You’ll learn from the best in the industry. We also take pride in how clean our facilities are, and we provide you with all the necessary major shop tools.

If you are mechanically inclined or have completed any vehicle repair training, are willing to learn, and interested in a stable career with a lot of opportunity for growth, join our team.

Main Responsibilities:

Making sure vehicles are maintained and safe for our customers

Using Penske’s tools and technologies to log, research and complete repairs, including basic vehicle diagnostics

Doing preventative maintenance repairs—like replacing or rotating tires—and completing vehicle component lubrication and replacement, some electrical system repairs, and cooling system maintenance on gas and diesel engine vehicles

Partnering with your manager to learn new skills using Penske’s technician training and hands-on coaching

Working on other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Why Penske is for You:

Competitive starting salary

Shift Premiums

Career stability

Opportunity for growth

Excellent benefits, including lots of time off

Strong, well-rounded training on a variety of OEM equipment (Penske’s Technician Certification Program is certified as a Continuing Automotive Service Education provider)

Advanced vehicle maintenance technology

Location and schedule flexibility

General Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent preferred; vocational or technical certification in vehicle repair preferred

Basic mechanical aptitude and 1-2 years of automotive or diesel repair experience (preferred)

Valid driver’s license

The ability to solve problems and comfort using tools

Excellent customer service skills and communication skills

The ability to work well as part of a team and outside

Basic computer skills

Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

Willingness to work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background screening (to include criminal checks, past employment and education), the ability to pass a drug screen and physical as required by the Department of Transportation, and potential travel within a near geography for training are required

This position is regulated by the Department of Transportation or designated as safety sensitive by the company, and the ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is required. Associates must have the ability to accept responsibility for their own safety, as well as the safety of others.

Physical Requirements:

The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The associate will be required to remember and understand certain instructions, guidelines or other information. The associate must be able to see and verbally communicate. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To apply, email You also may call or text (816) 266.3490.

Equipment Mechanic

Position Summary:

This position is located in Topeka at the District One Shop. This position provides journeyman skilled mechanic work in the maintenance/repair of heavy gasoline and diesel-powered equipment.

Job Responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:

Diagnoses malfunctions and troubleshoots to determine cause of failure on complex systems, including but not limited to, hydraulics and pneumatics systems.
Makes working diagnosis of mechanic failure by means of specialized testing equipment and visual or auditory checks.
Performs tune-up, electrical repairs and maintenance/adjustment on both automotive and heavy-duty equipment.

Salary ranges from $34,444.80 to $41,870.00.

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Job Application Process: sign in to your existing account or register for a new one to apply. Complete or review your contact information on the My Contact Information page. Upload documents listed in the Required Documents section of the job posting to the appropriate location. Check your email and My Job Notifications for written communications from the Recruiter. Email – sent to the preferred email listed on the My Contact Information page Notifications – view the Careers – My Job Notifications page 

End User Analyst

Our St. Francis hospital is seeking an experienced End User Analyst. In this position, the End User Analyst supports all Computer Information Systems by working in conjunction with the Help Desk, Functional Area End Users and Network and System Administrators. Reports to the Technical Support Manager.

Hourly pay, Health/Dental/Vison benefits, 401K, Paid Time Off.

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Equipment Body Mechanic

Position Summary & Responsibilities:

Position Summary:

This position is located in the District One Shop in Topeka. This position exists to provide skilled body repair and paint work in the maintenance and repair of automobiles and heavy equipment in support of the agency’s construction and maintenance activities.

Job Responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:

Provides skilled auto body and mechanical work for the maintenance and repair of equipment in support of KDOT’s construction and maintenance activities.
Performs skilled mechanical work in the maintenance and repair of heavy gasoline and diesel-powered heavy equipment.
Performs major and minor body repairs or panel replacements to both automotive and heave equipment bodies.
Completes critical and preventative maintenance repairs to KDOT’s fleet of equipment.
Full Position Description:

Salary ranges from $32,760.00 – $39,426.40.

Job Application Process Sign in to your existing account or Register for a new one to apply. Complete or review your contact information on the My Contact Information page. Upload documents listed in the Required Documents section of the job posting to the appropriate location. Check your email and My Job Notifications for written communications from the Recruiter. Email – sent to the preferred email listed on the My Contact Information page Notifications – view the Careers – My Job Notifications page.


Oakley Place of Rossville is looking to expand our current team. We have a full time evening CNA position and a full time CMA and LPN position that will be coming open. Patience and compassion are required for being a part of our universal work team. Daily work activities include provide care to 12 residents, some cooking, cleaning laundry, playing games, watching football from back patio, reading with and to others, and spreading joy in our home. Must be able to apply in person with professional reference in hand.

We are looking for the best to complete our team. Please call Kim Gillum, Executive Director at 785-230-8957 to set time for application and interview. Looking forward to hearing from you.

Compensation is dependent upon experience.

Personal Care Attendant/N.A./CNA

Looking for 1-2 personal care attendants who are dedicated, dependable, and with good work ethics to provide approximately 2 hours of morning care to a disabled 42-year-old male client. Duties include providing mobility support, assist with personal hygiene, bathing and dressing. Some lifting involved. Hours can be somewhat flexible. Mornings may be split between other care givers. Job is immediately available.

Hourly wage is $20/hour. Apply by email at or call (785) 207-6764.

Automotive Senior Technician

Automotive Senior Technician – Manhattan, KS

Apply today to learn more about why Bridgestone Retail Operations is the right place to build your career!

The Senior Technician/Mechanic position requires your talent and technical expertise to diagnose drivability and electrical systems, while using your leadership and mentoring skills in driving a team toward increased customer care and satisfaction.

Job Responsibilities for Automotive Senior Technician/Mechanic
• Diagnose and repair to specifications – brake and hydraulic, exhaust, primary and/or advanced fuel ignition and electrical, suspension and alignment, air conditioning and computer systems
• Adequately explain technical diagnoses and needed repairs to non-mechanical individuals
• Stay current with rapidly changing automotive technology through continuous paid formal training
• Assist fellow technicians/mechanics in performing technical activities
Minimum Requirements for Automotive Senior Technician/Mechanic
• Reading, writing and math skills
• Must have a valid automobile driver’s license at all times and be able to drive customer and company vehicles.
• Must have a minimum 3 years of automotive repair experience, completion of Vocational-Technical School program in a related field or demonstrated skills via third party certificates/assessment.
• A.S.E. certification in at least 3 (three) of A1-A8 is required. (New hires with external similar qualifications/certifications will have up to 2 years of employment to comply)
• Maintains Federal, State and Local certification/license where applicable.
• Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical people

Compensation ranges from $15.16 to $22.75/hour. Apply online at

Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC operates more than 2,200 stores and employs over 22,000 teammates. Our locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, Hibdon Tires and Wheel Works. We are one of the most trusted automotive care providers – join our team today! Your knowledge as a Senior Technician/Mechanic is EXACTLY what we need.

We are An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer
“One of our strengths is found in our commitment to serve a diverse customer population with diverse teams of teammates.”

Paralegal / Office Manager

Growing Lawrence, KS law firm seeking to hire a full time paralegal / office manager.

Past experience in domestic relations and/or criminal defense preferred, but will train the right candidate.

Looking for someone with and strong people skills.

Benefits include health insurance and 401k plan.

Salary DOQ

To apply please send a resume, cover letter and your salary requirements to Nicholas David at