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Dispatcher

Enjoy a rewarding career providing public transit customer service to our community and employees! Topeka Metro is seeking candidates for a full-time Dispatcher to schedule daily operator assignments, book paratransit trips, and provide bus route & service information to the public via phone, e-mail, and in person.
Minimum Qualifications:
• Ability to clearly articulate services and information at the level of understanding of each recipient.
• Ability to multitask effectively while maintaining a professional, courteous, patient, and helpful demeanor towards the public.
• Ability to communicate clearly and effectively over a digital radio system.
• Excellent knowledge of Topeka streets and locations.
• Ability to read and understand maps and directions.
• Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel, with the ability to learn scheduling software and other technology as needed.
• 3-5 years of previous customer service experience, preferably in a high-volume call center and/or working with the public.
• Knowledge of basic math skills and cash handling techniques.
• Flexible with the ability to work various shifts from 5:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Mon. –Sat.
• At least 18 years of age with a high school diploma, some college preferred

Download an application & characteristic survey at WWW.TOPEKAMETRO.ORG and submit by mail, e-mail, or in person. Applications can also be picked up at one of our locations: Topeka Metro Admin. Office 201 N. Kansas Ave. Topeka, KS 66603 Quincy Street Station 820 S.E. Quincy St. Topeka, KS 66612 Email: resumes@topekametro.org Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Drug Free Workplace and EOE.

Listing expires on Friday June 4th, 2021

Customer Experience Representative

Provides a world-class customer service experience by trouble shooting and resolving complex customer inquiries from members, employers, and providers.

***These positions will start July 12, 2021. These positions will be able to choose to work in either the Topeka, Lawrence or Salina office.
Research, resolve and respond to inquiries and correspondence via telephone, written communication and/or in person. Inquiries will be from members, providers, group leaders and internal staff regarding a diverse range of topics including, but not limited to, contract benefits, changes in coverage, eligibility, claims, provider networks, payments and appeals.
Uses critical thinking skills to determine course of action needed to resolve inquiry or complaint.
Must be comfortable being monitored for level of efficiency, accuracy and customer satisfaction and must be able to meet performance standards to achieve both individual and department goals.
Must be able to communicate effectively with appropriate tone and content. Customer Service calls are recorded to ensure accuracy and to provide a tool for feedback for reps.
Must be able to balance workload to ensure timely and accurate response to both internal and external customers.
Initiate claims adjustments and update enrollment information through the on-line systems as determined necessary through inquiries.
Must demonstrate the ability to listen, talk, type and perform research simultaneously using various research channels, both online and hard copy.
Must be able to follow a call guide.
Ability to provide education to our members and providers on various avenues available to them to obtain information such as the website.
Promote good working relations and positive work environment while acting as a role model to coworkers.

Qualifications

High school education or its equivalent required. College or continuing education courses in communications, interpersonal relationships, psychology, anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, composition or business letter writing is preferred.
Working knowledge of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas customer service systems is required upon completion of training.
Detailed knowledge of contracts, benefit coding, enrollment regulations, and legal issues such as HIPAA, COBRA, OBRA, and MSP are required upon completion of training.
Excellent customer service skills, problem solving skills and organizational skills are required.
Must be comfortable working individually in a structured environment.
Proficiency in Grammar, Spelling, Typing and Basic Math are required.
Two year’s experience navigating multiple computer systems preferred.
Two year’s customer service experience preferred.
Excellent human relations and communication skills are required with the ability to interact positively with external customers and all levels of internal staff

Compensation is $17.35/hour. Apply online at www.bcbsks.com/careers.

Listing expires on Friday June 4th, 2021

Civil Technician

Job Title: Tower Civil Technician
Reports to: Field Construction Manager
Location: Kansas City
Level: Non-exempt
Hours: 40+ hours/week, 8:00AM – 5:00PM; seasonality of business will require overtime hours at times throughout the year.
Travel: 25% – 50% (includes overnight)
Direct Reports: No

CommLink/PG Technology provides comprehensive infrastructure solutions with unrivaled integrity, safety and accountability. We specialize in telecommunications infrastructure design, construction, and implementation, including tower construction, upgrades, and expansions, along with fiber and small cell. We ensure our crews are trained and certified to deliver on all aspects of telecommunications development and operational requirements to successfully deliver on customer expectations.

Doing the right things right, the first time, on time, every time by exhibiting the following behaviors:

• Teamwork
• Accountability
• Influence
• Commitment
• High Energy
• Integrity

Summary: The Small Cell Technician is responsible for the overall success and safety of installing, replacing, repair and maintenance of wireless telecommunication pole-mounted equipment. This includes Small Cell projects on private property and public rights-of-way.

This role is focused on providing our customers an exemplary level of service by exhibiting a high-level of professionalism while adhering to workplace health and safety requirements in all tasks. The Small Cell Tech is also responsible for understanding and maintaining processes and procedures that will drive profitability and enhance company margins.

We operate in the Midwest and Plains States and are headquartered in Kansas City, with operations in the Kansas City, Little Rock and St. Louis regions. Our operating footprint is approximately a 200-mile radius around those markets.
Essential Job Functions
• Basic use and care of hand tools and mechanical equipment.
• Recognizing safety hazards and performing duties in a safe manner.
• Responsible for quality and safety of all work being performed on site.
• Responsible for insuring the prompt completion of all job duties in a safe manner while achieving high quality standards.
• Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills & Qualifications
• Proficiency in using hand tools and test equipment used in the electrical trade such as power supplies and multimeters.
• Ability to learn electrical installation, and wiring of disconnects, and installing antennas, radios, and other RF components, along with basic grounding installation for RF, and electrical components.
• Ability to learn Installing telecommunication cabinets.
• Strong oral and written communication, problem solving and interpersonal skills; ability to quickly build rapport with both customer and PG Technology business units.
• Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
• Proven track record of taking initiative to accomplish tasks in creative ways with a sense of urgency and assertiveness, while successfully understanding and following direction.
• Experience leveraging technology to perform daily tasks, including strong familiarity with MS Office applications, web navigation & basic hardware.
• Take ownership of any challenges or opportunities and seeing them through to a successful outcome.
• Must be at least 18 years of age.
• Possession of a valid driver license – Class A or B CDL license a plus.
• Ability to work flexible shifts and to adapt to changing work schedules.
• Ability to pass pre-employment and random drug and alcohol testing.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
• Ability to listen, process and take directions on wiring, tower construction, and more.

Benefits:
• Very competitive weekly pay
• Health & Life Insurance
• 401K plan with company match
• Paid time off and holiday pay
• Long-term career path with internal advancement opportunities

We are seeking qualified professionals who are interested in joining a well-respected and established company with 25+ years of service throughout the Midwest who are seeking a long-term career and the opportunity for professional advancement.

All employees are expected to exhibit exemplary customer service skills, both with external customers, vendors, visitors, co-workers, and management staff. Their written and verbal communication skills should be concise and effective, they should aspire to excellence in both work and customer service, they should show courtesy to all they encounter while representing the Company.

They are also expected to maintain an air of professionalism in their interpersonal relationships and personal grooming, exercise confidentiality concerning the affairs of the business and customers, exhibit a willingness to learn, willingness to problem solve and willingness to step in to help others, and openly and actively participates in the direction of our Company.

Compensation ranges from $16-$20/hour. To apply, email resume to tcameron@commlinktech.com.

 

Listing expires on Saturday May 29th, 2021

Grain Operations Specialist

Job Overview: Global Grain is looking to fill the position of Grain Operations Specialist in Topeka, KS. The position is responsible for assisting with the day to day grain operations of the facility. The ideal candidate would have a previous agriculture background.

Job Duties and Responsibilities
• Ensure facility operates efficiently
• Load and unload products from trucks
• Operate automated scale and dump systems
• Blend product as prescribed
• Drive spotter trucks and operate other heavy equipment as needed
• Perform regular housekeeping duties and record keeping
• Keep and maintain records on all equipment
• Follow all company procedures and policies
• Maintain and promote a strong safety environment as required and identify and communicate any workplace hazards
• Be an engaged member of a team and be a self-starter
• Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications
• High School diploma
• 2 years related experience and/or training required
• Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
• Computer skills required
• Ability to work both as a team member and independently, while being self-motivated and self-directed

Physical Demands
• The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:
o Lift 75 pounds
o Climb ladders, stairs and bins
o Work in dirty conditions and varying temperatures
o Work extended hours as required.

Starting Salary
Commensurate with experience

To apply: Please send resume to amy.bahner@globalgrain.us. 

Listing expires on Saturday May 29th, 2021

Tower Technician

Job Title: Cell Tower Technician
Reports to: Tower Director
Location: Kansas City
Level: Non-exempt
Hours: 40+ hours/week, 8:00AM – 5:00PM; seasonality of business will require overtime hours at times throughout the year.
Travel: 50% + (includes overnight)
Direct Reports: No

PG Technology provides comprehensive infrastructure solutions with unrivaled integrity, safety and accountability. We specialize in telecommunications infrastructure design, construction, and implementation, including tower construction, upgrades, and expansions, along with fiber and small cell. We ensure our crews are trained and certified to deliver on all aspects of telecommunications development and operational requirements to successfully deliver on customer expectations.

Doing the right things right, the first time, on time, every time by exhibiting the following behaviors:

• Teamwork
• Accountability
• Influence
• Commitment
• High Energy
• Integrity

Summary
The Cell Tower Technician is responsible for the overall success and safety of erecting, installing, and maintaining wireless telecommunication towers and interrelated equipment on client sites. The Technician will be responsible for modifying, repairing, installing or maintaining mobile or stationary radio transmitting, broadcasting, and receiving equipment, and two‐way radio communications systems used in cellular telecommunications, mobile broadband, ship‐to‐shore, aircraft‐to‐ground communications, and radio equipment in service and emergency vehicles in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, codes and industry standards.

This role is focused on providing our customers an exemplary level of service by exhibiting a high-level of professionalism while adhering to workplace health and safety requirements in all tasks. The Tower Technician is also responsible for understanding and maintaining processes and procedures that will drive profitability and enhance company margins.

Essential Job Functions
• Perform a variety of tasks including structural analysis and planning, tower erection, assembling and mounting of antennas and other support equipment.
• Use appropriate hand and power tools to properly measure, cut, bend, assemble and erect all components necessary for lifting, moving and installing equipment, materials, lines, antennae etc. in accordance with the applicable plans, specifications codes and industry standards.

Compensation ranges from $16-$20/hour based on experience. To apply, send your resume to Tcameron@commlinktech.com.

Listing expires on Saturday May 29th, 2021

Field Service Technician

The Field Service Technician is responsible for the inspection, maintenance, and repair of hoists, overhead cranes, and other lifting devices both in-house and on-site at a customer’s facility. Job will also require assistance in troubleshooting and diagnosing other electro-mechanical devices and rotating equipment such as welders and generators.

Job Type: Full-time

Compensation ranges from $15-$22/hour. Submit resumes to Jeff Martin at j.martin@iemco.com.

Listing expires on Friday May 28th, 2021

Receptionist

We are looking for a fully committed candidate whose tasks are, but not limited to:
* Greet and direct visitors who comes to our facility.
* Setting up appointments.
* General clerical duties, including faxing, photocopying, mailing, etc.
* Data Entry.
* Maintain office supply inventory.
Applicant must be organized and able to work effectively in a fast paced environment.

All interested candidates – please send email to dawndause@remaxdawndause.com with resume and include your current cell phone number. Compensation is $20/hour.

Listing expires on Thursday May 27th, 2021

Driver

GETAWAY CAR DRIVER WANTED
Driver at Meadowlark in Manhattan, Kansas

Residents at Meadowlark have places to go, people to see and appointments to keep! Meadowlark, a local not-for-profit organization focused on enhancing senior lifestyles, is looking for a fun, personable and prompt driver to join the Transportation Team. Drivers are responsible for transporting passengers from point A to every point there after in a safe, efficient and friendly manner. Comedians and storytellers welcome!
Must be over the age of 21, have a valid Driver’s license, a clean driving record, and must pass a drug screen.
This position would be working part time, mostly weekends with some weekdays
Call our Human Resources team at (785) 323-3893 to learn more about the opportunity to work with a passionate and people-focused organization. Apply online by visiting https://www.meadowlark.org/jobs.

Listing expires on Thursday May 27th, 2021

Housekeeper

SO FRESH & SO CLEAN

Keep it fresh and clean as a Housekeeper at Meadowlark, a local not-for-profit organization focused on enhancing senior lifestyles. Housekeepers at Meadowlark are accurate, detailed and dependable with the ability to manage multiple tasks. Employees at Meadowlark work closely with residents and create lasting relationships all while maintaining a clean and safe environment for those we serve.

Bring your detail-oriented and flexible attitude to Meadowlark where every employee is a valuable part of the team!
Positions require that you have a clean driving record, valid Driver’s license and pass a drug screen.
Call our Human Resources team at (785) 323-3893 to learn more about the opportunity to work with a passionate and people-focused organization. Apply online by visiting https://www.meadowlark.org/jobs.

Listing expires on Thursday May 27th, 2021

Receptionist

YOU HAD ME AT HELLO
PRN Receptionist at Meadowlark

Bring your award-winning smile and sparkling personality to Meadowlark and provide a positive customer experience as a part-time Receptionist! Meadowlark is a local not-for-profit organization focused on enhancing senior lifestyles. The unique atmosphere at Meadowlark provides a wonderful opportunity to develop meaningful relationships with residents, co-workers and community members.

As a Hospitality Team member, you will receive on-the-job training. At Meadowlark our employees are an important asset to achieving our mission of providing those we serve with high-quality customer service and person-centered care.
Call our Human Resources team at (785) 323-3893 to learn more about the opportunity to work with a passionate and people-focused organization. Apply online by visiting https://www.meadowlark.org/jobs.

Listing expires on Thursday May 27th, 2021