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Office Services Tech

The Office Services team receives, manages inventory and deliveries and assigned building related projects, i.e. corporate office moves, assists Corporate Health with workstation modifications necessary due to workman comp issues or personnel relocations, assists with daily maintenance of the corporate recycle paper program and general maintenance duties.

Scheduled hours will be 7:30a – 4:00p M-F after training.

Essential Functions

Use of the UPS Worldship system for advising employees of the least expensive and most efficient level of shipping to meet their needs. Ship all outgoing packaged materials for the Topeka office, provide tracking information for employee inquiries, run month-end cost center chargeback reports.

Must use the MyBlueView for inventory control and purchasing related duties.

Fill and distribute materials as requested by Topeka employees as well as those employees that are located in the various field offices throughout Kansas. Materials can be for both internal and external customers.

Assist with daily recycle paper pick ups and recycle related special requests from staff at our Topeka offices. Ensure that all HIPAA regulations pertaining to the disposal of BCBSKS generated materials containing PHI, are strictly adhered to.

Must be able to understand and scale auto cad drawings for furniture layouts.

Participate in corporate office moves, which in some cases will require giving instructions to an outside moving company.

Will entail tearing down and rebuilding workstations, moving boxes, chairs, PC’s, moving file cabinets, and all other miscellaneous items of the unit or units to their new assigned areas.

Perform ongoing maintenance to systems furniture (Herman Miller, Steelcase, Haworth), which includes height adjustments, reconfigurations, building new cubicles and repairs.

Install/repair suspended ceiling tile and grid.

Repair damage to sheetrock walls and reapply wall finish.

Install modular carpet tile and wall base.

Reconfigure floor to ceiling wall systems which include Ultra Wall and Inscape Wall systems.

Operate Genie Lift and a single man lift. Training and certification required.

Replace spent lamps. Must be trained in proper disposal of light bulbs.

Requires training in electrical and disposal of hazardous waste.

Receive purchase order items from vendors. Validate contents to shipping documents and purchase Orders. Check for discrepancies, quantities, damage, etc.

Must obtain certification to operate our departments’ pallet jacks, electric pallet trucks and forklifts in a competent and safe manner.

Ability to assist with ice/snow removal.

Job duties require lifting up to and in excess of 100 pounds, involve constant walking, standing, stooping, bending, and climbing. Job requires standing and walking up to eight (8) hours, possibly longer. Overtime will add to this.

Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent is required.

At least one year receiving or maintenance area experience preferred.

Must have and maintain valid Kansas Drivers license, and a good driving record.

Must be a self-starter, and able to work with little supervision.

Must be able to work overtime, sometimes with short notice.

Must have excellent communications skills for dealing with both internal and external customers.

Must be proficient in the use of a personal computer, will be required to learn MyBlueView.

inventory/purchasing system, E forms and UPS Worldship.

Must be able to work well under pressure of delivery dates, overtime, due dates, etc.

Must be able to work in inclement weather, assist in snow/ice removal.

Must be able to become certified to operate our departments’ pallet jacks, electric pallet trucks and forklifts in a competent and safe manner.

Certifications will be required in operating equipment and handling hazardous waste materials.

Minimum salary starting at $19.23/hour. Salary based on education, skills and experience.

Apply online at https://bcbsks.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/External/job/Topeka/Office-Services-Tech_R2022538.

Commercial Carpenter

The Carpenter position is responsible for skilled construction tasks on a construction project. Such duties may include: assembling materials to make framework, installing structures and fixtures, rough carpentry, finish carpentry (casework, trim), installing specialties, finishing surfaces of woodwork, patching, studying specifications in blueprints, arriving on time with required tools, performing any other assignments as directed by Superintendent or Project Manager. Preferred applicants will have 5-10 years of experience on a construction site. Physical demands include lifting up to 100lbs, adequate vision, long periods of standing and some exposure to outdoor elements. Some travel will be required, our work stretches throughout eastern Kansas.

Compensation ranges from $20-$40 plus overtime, benefits, travel reimbursement (Varies depending on experience and abilities). Applicants can go to www.icon-structures.com/apply/ to fill out an application, or submit your resume to info@icon-structures.com.

Facilities Maintenance Supervisor

Position Summary: The purpose is to install and/or maintain the functionality of all equipment, plumbing and electric in the living units, office areas, shop space and throughout the facility.

Job Responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:
• Supervise and trains residents in the construction trade by using manuals, blueprints and other tools of the construction trade to teach them such skills as carpentry, concrete work, dry wall installation, finishing textures, laying floor tiles, installing acoustical ceilings and other construction tasks in order to insure the renovation, repair and construction is accomplished in the buildings situated on land comprising the Lansing Correctional Facility
• Assigns specific construction, renovation or repair tasks to residents, constantly reviewing their work to assure accurately and timely completion of projects
• Inventories all tools and equipment by visually inspecting and counting each tool or piece of equipment to insure that tools and equipment are accurately accounted for upon completion of each shift or job; that they are kept clean and in good repair, and to prevent residents from taking unauthorized tools, equipment and uniforms to the living area
• Keeps administration officials informed of any situation that develops during tour of duty by submitting reports on the work progress as of the inmates or on accidents, fire hazards or infractions of rules to assure the smooth and orderly operation of the facility

Compensation: Pay Grade 22; Step 4; $32,760/$15.75 + P1H (10%) + S14 ($0.30 an hour); Pay Differentials for hours worked $1.50 an hour for 24/7 Facility Staff

Please apply online at www.jobs.ks.gov Vacancy Number 205688

Operations Engineering Technician

Adams Land and Cattle has an opportunity for a highly motivated and disciplined individual who enjoys working in a variety of trades, including electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, GPS, and general construction. This position is located in Broken Bow, Nebraska.

This person will be responsible for:

-Providing a broad range of technical support across the business and its locations, including, but not limited to: electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, water, PLC/controls, GPS, and general construction.

– Gaining a broad knowledge of the infrastructure and its associated structures and systems throughout the business, noting that several of these items have been internally engineered.

– Completing facility preventative maintenance and repairs while utilizing Manager Plus, the management software used for documenting preventative maintenance and repair work orders.

– Maintaining and repairing underground utilities (e.g. water, plumbing, electric).

– Maintaining and repairing company housing.

– Operating equipment, including, but not limited to: skid steer, backhoe, loader, telehandler, excavator, forklift, UTV, and dump truck.

– Completing items on the Operations Project List and the Capital Expenditure List, as well as safety action items.

– Working closely with project managers to define project requirements, scope, budgets, timelines, and objectives.

– Coordinating and executing project plans, including, but not limited to: ordering parts/supplies, completing projects task lists, managing external contractors, developing preventative maintenance tasks and lock-out/tag-out requirements, and completing employee training post-implementation.

– Cleaning and organizing of project locations, as well as parts/materials/tools storage areas and buildings.

– Proposing and implementing cost savings ideas.

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

– Commitment to safety and quality culture.

– Electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, water, PLC/controls, GPS, and/or general construction skills and experience.

– Ability to read and understand blueprints and CAD drawings. Ability to operate/use the CAD program is a plus.

– Understanding of GPS, its application and operation/use.

– Experience operating multiple pieces of equipment (see above) is a plus. If no previous experience, willingness to learn is a must.

– Proficient in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and Outlook.

– Must work well in team-oriented environment.

– Strong customer service skills.

– Ability to multi-task and prioritize effectively.

– Flexible and able to adapt quickly to changes.

– Strong problem-solving skills.

– Professional and written communication skills.

– Ability to complete tasks/projects with minimal supervisor and guidance.

– Minimum of 2 years of experience.

To apply, visit our website adamslandandcattle.com/careers.

Foremen, Commercial Carpenters, Drywall Finishers, and Laborers

Higgins Group, Inc. is looking to expand our commercial team with foremen, commercial carpenters, drywall finishers, and laborers. Experienced workers and entry level laborers are encouraged to apply. This individual needs to be self motivated and reliable. Higgins Group, Inc. has been established for over 30 years and focuses on building relationships and providing excellence in everything we do.

Benefits Include:
– Health Insurance
– Dental Insurance
– 401k with company match
– Paid vacation
– Paid holidays
– Short/Long term disability
– Life Insurance

To apply, please send your resume to andersonm@higginscommercial.com. For general inquires, call Anderson Montgomery at 316-761-0303.

Operations Engineering Technician – $5,000 Hiring Bonus

Adams Land and Cattle has an opportunity for a highly motivated and disciplined individual who enjoys working in a variety of trades, including electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, GPS, and general construction. This position is located in Broken Bow, Nebraska.

This person will be responsible for:

Providing a broad range of technical support across the business and its locations, including, but not limited to: electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, water, PLC/controls, GPS, and general construction.

Gaining a broad knowledge of the infrastructure and its associated structures and systems throughout the business, noting that several of these items have been internally engineered.

Completing facility preventative maintenance and repairs while utilizing Manager Plus, the management software used for documenting preventative maintenance and repair work orders.

Maintaining and repairing underground utilities (e.g. water, plumbing, electric).

Maintaining and repairing company housing.

Operating equipment, including, but not limited to: skid steer, backhoe, loader, telehandler, excavator, forklift, UTV, and dump truck.

Completing items on the Operations Project List and the Capital Expenditure List, as well as safety action items.

Working closely with project managers to define project requirements, scope, budgets, timelines, and objectives.

Coordinating and executing project plans, including, but not limited to: ordering parts/supplies, completing projects task lists, managing external contractors, developing preventative maintenance tasks and lock-out/tag-out requirements, and completing employee training post-implementation.

Cleaning and organizing of project locations, as well as parts/materials/tools storage areas and buildings.

Proposing and implementing cost savings ideas.

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

Commitment to safety and quality culture.

Electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, water, PLC/controls, GPS, and/or general construction skills and experience.

Ability to read and understand blueprints and CAD drawings. Ability to operate/use the CAD program is a plus.

Understanding of GPS, its application and operation/use.

Experience operating multiple pieces of equipment (see above) is a plus. If no previous experience, willingness to learn is a must.

Proficient in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and Outlook.

Must work well in team-oriented environment.

Strong customer service skills.

Ability to multi-task and prioritize effectively.

Flexible and able to adapt quickly to changes.

Strong problem-solving skills.

Professional and written communication skills.

Ability to complete tasks/projects with minimal supervisor and guidance.

Minimum of 2 years of experience.

This position requires:

Ability and willingness to perform physical labor in an outdoor environment and in adverse weather conditions.

Exerting 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally; 25 to 50 pounds of force frequently; 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly. Extensive walking, climbing stairs, kneeling, and stooping for up to 90% of working hours. Standing for an extended period, such as up to 50% of work hours. Use of electrical equipment, tools, and machinery up to 100% of working hours.

Valid driver’s license.

Apply at www.adamslandandcattle.com/careers. 

Concrete Laborer

Kings Construction is a family-owned and operated heavy construction contractor located in Oskaloosa, Kansas focusing on Federal, State, and local government heavy grading contracts as well as meeting the needs of our agricultural community. We pride ourselves in our commitment to safety, family, and community. Currently we employ a range of 75-90 full-time employees and are seeking full-time Concrete Laborers/Finishers.

Job Overview:
• Interpret blueprints and read survey stakes with a view to establishing appropriate grades.
• Build, erect, and align forms for various concrete layouts/structures.
• Bend, form, tie, and install rebar, wire mesh and other concrete reinforcement materials.
• Spread, level, and smooth concrete by using rakes, shovels, and trowels.
• Fine finish concrete surfaces by use of troweling, floating, and brushing activities.
• Utilize both hand tools and power tools to perform concrete handling and operations activities.
• Clean and maintains tools, jobsite, trucks and equipment.
• Perform job in accordance with Kings Construction and OSHA Safety Standards
Requirements:
• 1+ years of concrete or skilled labor experience
• Knowledge of standard construction equipment and materials
• Self-motivated with a positive and productive attitude
• Ability to lift 50 pounds
• Reliable transportation
Benefits:
• Competitive Pay
• Simple IRA with matching
• Health/Dental Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
• Accident and Critical Illness Insurance
• Paid Holidays
• PTO
• Annual Bonus

All applicants are required to pass a drug test and physical capacity test.

Apply on Indeed.com, Facebook, www.kings-const.com or email your resume to alyssa@kings-const.com.

Kings Construction Co., Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Religion/Sexual Orientation/Gender/Age/National Origin/Veteran/Disabled/Gender/Gender Identity

CONCRETE FINISHERS

At Kolde Construction, we believe our people set us apart. We provide extraordinary concrete solutions for our clients, our team, and our communities.

That’s why we need you! We have immediate openings for Concrete Finishers to join our awesome team!

Apply today! Go online at https://hrboost.applytojob.com/apply/VnEioAz36L/Concrete-Finisher. Compensation ranges from $25-$35/hour depending on experience.

Why work here?

In addition to building your career by working on the best projects with the best equipment, you would get these great perks that Kolde provides:

Highly Competitive Wages
Weekly pay direct deposited
Employee Referral Bonus Opportunities
Medical Insurance Coverage – significant employer contribution
Life Insurance – employer paid
Employer matching 401k Retirement Plan
Paid Holidays and Vacation Time
Advancement Opportunities
Teamwork Culture
Who You Are….

As a concrete finisher, you enjoy working outdoors, staying active, and applying yourself to a hands-on project. You are good at understanding and following directions and take pride in the important role you play in building projects and positively impacting communities.

Some of the important things you will do…

Work on commercial, industrial, residential, and high-rise projects on small and large buildings.
Spread, level, smooth, shape and finish freshly placed concrete on a wide variety of structures.
Prepare sites for concrete work by leveling or contouring the ground, building, and setting concrete forms, cutting, and placing reinforcement materials, and similar activities.
You will use hand tools and power equipment.
Read and interpret plans, blueprints, and specifications; perform the necessary tasks according to required standards for dimensions and finish.
Assure all tools and equipment are clean, in safe working order and properly maintained. Recognize and report job site hazards and defects in tools and equipment.
Must haves….

Experience in concrete finishing or equivalent training
Appropriate hand tools
It’s a plus…

If you possess an American Concrete Institute (ACI) Concrete Flatwork Technician certification or equivalent combo of training and experience.

Who We Are…

Kolde Concrete Construction is a premier concrete contractor based in St. Mary’s Kansas. Since 1983, we have provided premier commercial, industrial and residential concrete solutions across the state. We believe our employees are our greatest resource and we strive to offer excellent wages and competitive benefits. We have built our business through integrity and hard work — we deliver on time, we have an extraordinary safety record, and we always put our customers first. Learn more- https://koldeconcrete.com/

What are you waiting for? Apply now…. p.s. We offer great referral bonuses so spread the word!

Listing expires on Monday August 1st, 2022

Carpenters

At Kolde Construction, we believe our people set us apart. We provide extraordinary concrete solutions for our clients, our team, and our communities.
That’s why we need you! We have immediate openings for Carpenters to join our awesome team!

Apply online at https://hrboost.applytojob.com/apply/YzkquJn2Kk/Carpenter. Do it today! Compensation: up to $35/hour.

Why work here?
In addition to building your career by working on the best projects with the best equipment, you would get these great perks that Kolde provides:
· Highly Competitive Wages
· Weekly pay direct deposited
· Employee Referral Bonus Opportunities
· Medical Insurance Coverage – significant employer contribution
· Life Insurance – employer paid
· Employer matching 401k Retirement Plan
· Paid Holidays and Vacation Time
· Advancement Opportunities
· Teamwork Culture
Who You Are….
As a carpenter, you enjoy working outdoors, staying active, and applying yourself to a hands-on project. You possess a positive work attitude and are good at understanding plans with minimal assistance, taking pride in the important role you play in building projects and positively impacting communities.
Some of the important things you will do…
• Work on commercial, industrial, residential, and multi-level structures.
• Perform carpentry work, involving cutting, shaping, leveling, and fastening together building materials.
• Anticipate and report shortages of forming and other materials.
• You will have and use carpentry tools. Use instruments to shoot grades and lines as required. Cut and shape building materials using hand and power tools. Use measuring and marking equipment.
• Review blueprints, shop drawings, and project plans detailing the dimensions of the project and materials used.

• Construct and install temporary support structures such as scaffolding, forms for concrete foundations, and pre-engineered structural systems.
• Assure all tools and equipment are clean, in safe working order and properly maintained. Recognize and report job site hazards and defects in tools and equipment.

Must haves….
• Previous related experience
• Ability to recognize and erect different types of formworks with a working understanding of the processes for placing concrete in formwork.
• Appropriate hand tools
It’s a plus…
• If you have a CDL, and medical card to operate and transport tools and equipment to project sites.

Who We Are…
Kolde Concrete Construction is a premier concrete contractor based in St. Mary’s Kansas. Since 1983, we have provided premier commercial, industrial and residential concrete solutions across the state. We believe our employees are our greatest resource and we strive to offer excellent wages and competitive benefits. We have built our business through integrity and hard work — we deliver on time, we have an extraordinary safety record, and we always put our customers first. Learn more- https://koldeconcrete.com/

What are you waiting for? Apply now…. p.s. We offer great referral bonuses so spread the word!

Listing expires on Monday August 1st, 2022