Dodge City Has Jobs!

Job Title: Optometric Technician

Business: Great Plains Vision, LLC

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: 06/01/2016

Full Job Description: Requirements would be to assist patients with their exam and help the doctor in the exam room. Math skills and knowledge of anatomy required.

How to Apply: If interested please stop by Great Plains Vision, LLC at 2010 Central Ave., Dodge City, Ks 67801 to apply or call 620-227-8622 for more information.

Job Title: Dodge City Business Consultant

Business: Kansas Small Business Development Center

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Full Job Description: Work full-time year-round as an Outreach Center Consultant in the Dodge City/Ford County Office of the Kansas Small Business Development Center through Seward County Community College,
providing business consulting, training and assistance to emerging and existing Southwest Kansas businesses in developing business and marketing plans, making financial projections and analyzing cash flow; providing advice in a range of additional topics; developing and conducting seminars to meet small business training needs; promoting
awareness of SBDC programs and other related responsibilities.

How to Applyhttp://www.sccc.edu/faculty_staff/hr/employment/

Job Title: Bartenders & Waitstaff
Business: Central Station Bar & Grill
Classification: Part Time
Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Description: We’re needing part time bartenders with weeknight & weekend availability. Must be 21.
We’re needing part time waitstaff. We have day & evening shift available.

How to Apply: Please pick up an applications during regular business hours at 207 East Wyatt Earp.

NO phone calls please

Job Title: Full Time Stylist

Business: Beauty Villa

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Full Job Description: Beauty Villa is looking for a full time stylist, call or stop by for more information!

How to Apply: Call 620-225-1214 or stop by at 2600 Central Ave., Dodge City, KS

Job Title: CNA/CMA

Business: National Beef Packing

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: 05/06/2016

Full Job Description: Full-time CNA/CMA. License must be current. Job duties: Conducting pre-employment physicals, drug testings, filing, and keeping medical records. Bilingual is a plus. National Beef is an equal opportunity employer.

 

How to Apply: 

National Beef Employment Office
108 N 14th Suite G
Dodge City, KS 67801
Office hours: 8am to 5pm
Monday through Friday

Job Title: Part-Time Package Handler

Business: FedEx Ground

Classification: Part Time

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Full Job Description:

Think Fast – Think FedEx Ground.

FedEx Ground is now hiring Part-Time Package Handlers!

Go to www.watchasort.com and sign up to attend a sort observation. Individuals who are interested in being considered for a Part-time Package Handler position are required to attend a sort observation before completing an employment application. During the sort observation, interested individuals will have the opportunity to view an actual sort in operation and obtain a realistic preview of the Package Handler job.

Responsibilities include: Physical loading, unloading and/or sorting of packages by hand, including lifting, pushing, pulling, carrying and placing, in a safe and efficient manner.

Hours: Tue — Sat 4:30AM – 8:00 AM (hours may vary)

Benefits: 3 pay increases within the first six months of employment, Tuition assistance, Weekly paycheck/direct deposit

Minimum Experience: No experience required, Must be 18 years of age and complete a sort observation.
Individuals will not be able to apply on-line until after completing a sort observation.

Contact Information: Go to www.watchasort.com and select date/time to attend a sort observation.
US-KS

FedEx Ground is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans) committed to a diverse workforce.

How to Apply: Go to www.watchasort.com and select date/time to attend a sort observation.
US-KS

Job Title: Service Technician

Business: Cappel Sales Inc.

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Full Job Description:

Maintain customer equipment by completing inspections and preventive maintenance requirements;
correcting deficiencies; making adjustments; keeping records.  Position is based in Dodge City, KS, with some travel required.  Successful applicant must pass a pre-employment drug screening. Class
B CDL w/ Airbrakes required or able to obtain. Wages are based on previous experience and/or qualifications. Benefits available including health insurance, retirement plan, and paid time off.

Skills/Qualifications: Technical Understanding, Attention to Detail, Dependability, Basic Safety Knowledge, Power Tools Experience, Verbal Communication and Documentation Skills, Confidentiality

How to Apply: Call 866-649-7778 or email gina@cappelsales.com

or stop by 1519 S. 2nd Ave for an application.

Job Title: Cafeteria Helper (Cargill – Dodge City, KS)

Business: VVS Inc.

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: 05/17/2016

Full Job Description: VVS Canteen is now taking application for Cafeteria Help at our location in the Cargill Plant in Dodge City, KS.
Hiring for all positions
Cooks
Dishwashers
Cashiers
Servers
Competitive Starting Pay! NO SUNDAYS OR HOLIDAYS
**Apply online at vvscanteen.com, click on careers and follow
instructions**

How to Apply: **Apply online at vvscanteen.com, click on careers and follow instructions**

Job Title: Regional Immunization Nurse Consultant

Business: Kansas Department of Health & Environment

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: 05/15/2016

Full Job Description: We are seeking a nurse who is enthusiastic about assuring safe vaccine is provided to all children in Southwest Kansas. This position serves approximately 60 local providers across multiple
counties in Southwest Kansas providing education on the Vaccine For Children Program, monitoring vaccine providers for compliance with Centers For Disease Control and Kansas Immunization Program storage, handling and safe vaccine administration. The ideal candidate will have a passion for immunizations to prevent diseases and will enjoy working with other professionals in a collaborative and supportive environment.
The location of the position may be negotiable but will need to be within the southwest region of the state.
Kansas Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse preferred.

How to Apply: Go online for details about this position (Req#183468)
and how to apply at www.jobs.ks.gov E.O.E.

Job Title: Secretary

Business: General Pest Control/Pro-Tech Spraying Service

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Full Job Description: Looking for a secretary for the office. This position would be responsible for paying the bills, payroll, some human resources type things, and other general office duties.

How to Apply: Call, email or come in to pick up an application.

15609 State Rd 23

Cimarron, KS 67835

Email: renae@gpcpest.com

620-855-7768

Job Title: Maintenance Repairer

Business: Weigand-Omega Management Inc.

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Full Job Description:

Job Title:         Maintenance Repairer – Code: 6440

Location:         On-site

Reports To:     Residential Manager or Building Maintenance Supervisor

Summary and Purpose

Performs necessary repairs and preventive maintenance throughout the entire property. Responsible for maintaining cleaned and repaired condition of the property interiors, exteriors, and site using materials and equipment and following manufacturer’s directions for same. Continually strives to increase his/her working knowledge of the property. While the following information should be considered a comprehensive description of this position, it should also be noted that some responsibilities and duties might not be specifically addressed. Weigand-Omega Management, Inc. emphasizes a team approach and fully expects every person to perform any reasonable task or request that is consistent with fulfilling company objectives. The employee must adhere to all policies and procedures contained in the manuals issued by Weigand-Omega Management, Inc. and/or otherwise communicated verbally or in writing.

Education and Experience Requirements

  1. A high school diploma or the equivalent is preferred.
  2. Prior maintenance experience or experience in a related field is preferred.

Other Qualification Requirements

  1. Valid state driver’s license (please attach a copy).
  2. Current auto liability insurance coverage.
  3. Dependable transportation.
  4. A telephone where you can be reached.
  5. Tools to perform the duties under this job description. Certain property specific equipment and expendables may be provided.

Essential Duties:

  1. Assists in the completion of make-ready units and may complete make-ready checklists. Informs supervisor of needed services, repairs, and supplies.
  2. Routinely performs the following duties:
  • Repairs holes in sheet rock, applies texturing and performs minor sheetrock replacements.
  • Performs minor carpentry repairs.
  • Performs painting and caulking of unit interiors and building exteriors.
  • Completes minor electrical repairs.
  • Checks all lights and replaces them as necessary.
  • Replaces or repairs windows, latches, screens, hinges, sliding glass doors, shelves, baseboards, and mirrors.
  • Checks appliances and informs supervisor of problems.
  • Assists in changing out or removing appliances.
  • Makes keys when necessary and rekeys locks.
  • Checks faucets sink plugs and repairs/replaces parts as necessary. Replaces washers when needed. Performs repairs to sinks, bathtubs, toilets, etc.
  • Repairs or replaces curtains, mini-blinds, ceiling fans, light fixtures, etc.
  • Inspects kitchen and bathroom flooring and performs minor repairs and may perform replacements.
  • Changes A/C filters, and may daily log the temperatures and pressures on commercial HVAC equipment.
  • Operates carpet cleaning equipment to clean carpets and extract water.
  • Assists in grounds work, including regular grounds inspections, picking up debris, and emptying trash containers.
  1. Performs supplemental landscape maintenance and irrigation system repair so that landscape areas are tidy, trimmed and adequately watered. Replaces sprinkler heads, digs up and repairs broken lines, adjusts time clocks, etc.
  2. If required, performs daily pool care, assures pool is in proper chemical balance following manufacturer’s directions for use of the same, and area is free of safety violations (i.e., safety equipment, gate functions, etc.). Possesses or willing to obtain pool operator’s certificate if necessary.
  3. May trouble-shoot, diagnose and correct minor appliance failures (i.e., change out or repair dishwasher motors, garbage disposals, ice makers, stove elements, etc.).
  4. May repair minor electrical problems (i.e., change out switches, receptacles, fixtures, etc.).
  5. May repair minor plumbing problems (i.e., change out bibbs, seats, pop-up assemblies, operates sewer machines, etc.).
  6. Continuously inspects the property for safety hazards that pose a liability or potential liability and corrects same immediately, advising supervisor of necessary action.
  7. Distributes resident/tenant correspondence.
  8. Completes minor roof repairs (composition and built-up roofs).
  9. Performs supplemental exterminations as needed and allowed by law.
  10. May travel to suppliers to pick up parcels and supplies as directed in a timely manner.
  11. Performs some custodial work, including sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, cleaning, etc.
  12. Shovels snow from walks, driveways, and public areas and spreads ice melt products to prevent ice       buildup when necessary.
  13. Incorporates both safety and customer service in performance of all job duties.
  14. Completes all necessary forms and paperwork in accordance with company guidelines.
  15. May participate in a rotating on-call emergency schedule for evening, weekend, and holiday coverage.
  16. May perform reasonable duties under supervisor’s direction in completing work orders and requests for service.
  17. Gets assistance and/or wears a support belt when lifting awkward or heavy items and uses the appropriate personal protective equipment (goggles, masks, gloves, etc.) as tasks dictate and in accordance with company guidelines.

Performance Expectations and Standards

The employee shall perform his/her duties using standard levels of productivity and dependability, ensuring completion in a timely and zero-defect manner. He/she must portray a clean, neat, well-groomed professional appearance. Job requires company-approved attire with identification badge in sight. Must be honest, trustworthy, enthusiastic, and team/project oriented. This position has no authority that is not specifically delegated from the Supervisors. He/she must be customer service oriented and genuinely support and promote good resident/tenant relations and service. The employee must have the ability to work independently, a willingness to learn, and good communication skills and be willing to participate fully in staff meetings and designated training programs.

Physical/Mental Requirements

The Maintenance Repairer position requires the following physical and mental capabilities to be performed:

Constantly (66% to 100% of the time)

Being on foot, bending, stooping, squatting, kneeling, climbing stairs and ladders, pushing or pulling, reaching above shoulder height, grasping, gripping, turning, lifting and carrying 1-25 lb. items, performing general and detail observation, working at above ground height, using finger dexterity, properly operating equipment or tools, following instructions, reading and/or comprehending manufacturer’s and product label directions, interpreting a variety of written and/or oral instructions, communicating effectively with other staff members, working indoors, and using adequate vision and mobility.

Frequently (33% to 66% of the time)

Writing to complete reports and service requests, working outdoors in all conditions, observing things clearly beyond an arm’s reach, lifting and carrying of items weighing 25-75lbs., and driving vehicles.

Occasionally (1% to 33% of the time)

Lifting and carrying (with assistance) items weighing 75-150 lbs.

Regular attendance is mandatory and must follow all work safety programs.

I have read and understand the description of this job and I can perform the essential functions as given above. I also understand that all of the duties are not described above and that I will perform those above and other related duties as assigned.

How to Apply: online at www.weigandomega.com

Job Title: Wind Technician – Spearville III

Business: EDF Renewable Energy

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Full Job Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION

For

Wind Technician

 Scope of Position:

This level is intended to perform as an assistant to an experienced technician. This position, under specific direction from the site supervisor, maintains turbines, including but not limited to preventive maintenance and repairs as needed.

Reports to:                  Site Supervisor

Division/Department: Operations & Maintenance

Location:                     Various

Classification:             Non-Exempt

 Working Conditions:

Wind Technicians spend 100% of their time in the field, excluding safety; supervisor and scheduled training exercises. Wind Technicians work in teams and are provided a company vehicle (service truck) in which they carry the required tools and parts necessary to perform repairs and/or maintenance on turbines in multiple wind fields on any given day. Generally, Service Technicians work in extreme weather conditions.

 Responsibilities:

  • Work safely under all circumstances and seek guidance for any work for which they are unfamiliar or do not feel competent to perform safely.
  • Operate and care for company property and equipment in an efficient and safe manner.
  • Change gearbox oil in a designated area or wind field.
  • Grease/torque wind turbines.
  • May also service turbines based on the type of turbine (manufacturer) in multiple wind fields.
  • Perform “status” checks including clearing “error” codes on turbines and repairing the problems.
  • Replace mechanical components.
  • Service blade and hub components as required by turbine type.
  • Complete on a daily basis, work orders, time cards and any other required paperwork for the specific project/assignment.
  • All other duties as assigned by the supervisor or his/her designee.

 Qualifications:

High school or equivalent: or up to one year related experience or training: or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Successfully complete applicable safety and technical training program for the entry level wind technician.
  • Able to demonstrate some basic computer knowledge.
  • Able to follow both verbal and written instructions.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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 the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to:

Stand, climb, use hands to fingers, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to talk or hear.

The employee is regularly required to lift and/or move up to 35 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

  • Able to work at heights, including climbing up and descending towers, entering nacelles and hubs at extreme heights.
  • Able to work in a mechanical environment. This may have been achieved through formal training, previous work experience as an auto mechanic or the ability to demonstrate that an individual is mechanically inclined.
  • Able to operate company vehicles (field trucks) both on site as well as on public roads and highways. Must have a current driver’s license with a good DMV printout.
  • Demonstrate good work habits, including but not limited to attendance, and maintaining a neat and orderly work environment.

Special Conditions of Employment:

Physical Weight Limit Restriction

Due to weight restrictions associated with life-saving fall-arrest equipment employees are required to wear while working at heights, maximum employee weight must not exceed 285 lbs.  Employee weight subject to review at any time throughout the duration of employment and required annually at a minimum.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to

  • Extreme weather conditions, including cold, rain, wind, etc.
  • Moving mechanical parts and vibration
  • Confined spaces
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace

and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

I acknowledge that I have read, understand, and received a copy of this job description.

How to Apply:

On our website:

EDF-RE.com – Careers Page

Job Title: Housekeeping

Business: Super 54 Inn

Classification: Part Time

Application Deadline: 04/29/2016

Full Job Description: House keeping, laundry, general cleaning of hotel rooms, office and all parking lots.  Must be a detail oriented person.

How to Apply: In person at office.

Telephone: 909 938 4116

Email: Super54inn@gmail.com

Job Title: Wildlife Biologist Assistant

Business: Kansas Dept. of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism

Classification: Part Time

Application Deadline:  05/03/2016

Full Job Description:

P O S I T I O N   A N N O U N C E M E N T

 Temporary Position

One temporary position is available at the Dodge City Region 3 Office supervised by Aaron Baugh, Environmental Scientist II. The incumbent will be involved in assisting with district wildlife biologist activities and public lands management. Job duties include but not limited to; posting walk-in hunting properties, handling sick or injured wildlife, assisting with youth programs, equipment repair, sign maintenance, litter removal, control of noxious weeds and other undesired vegetation. Operation of a variety of equipment including trucks, trailers, ATV’s, tractors, agricultural implements, hand tools, and mowers. Positions will run mid-May through August with the option to continue throughout the fall or winter on approval.

BENEFITS: Hourly wage $10.15 per hour. Normal work week will be Monday-Friday, 40 hours maximum per week, 999 hours maximum per year. No paid holidays.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Must be physically fit and able to perform demanding tasks in a variety of outdoor setting and weather conditions. Must be comfortable speaking to the public while maintaining a professional demeanor and positive attitude. Required to be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license. Preference will be given to students working toward a natural resources degree.

HOW TO APPLY: For further information contact Aaron Baugh at: 620-227-8609. Applicants will need to complete a KDWPT employment application located at http://www.ksoutdoors.com/news/KDWPT-Info/Jobs/Employment-Application-Additional-Info or at any KDWPT office. Complete applications should be mailed to:

Dodge City District Office

Attn: Aaron Baugh

1001 W. McArtor Rd

Dodge City, KS 67801

Supplemental information (resume, cover letter, reference, etc.) preferred, but not required.

CLOSING DATE: Interested applicants should apply immediately.

We reserve the right to conduct a background check on all qualified applicants.

 Kansas Tax Clearance Certificate: Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a State Tax Clearance Certificate by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue’s website at http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html. A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual’s account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. Applicants are responsible for submitting their certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency. This is in accordance with Executive Order 2004-03.

The Americans with Disabilities Act ensures your right to reasonable accommodations during the employment process–individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact the agency recruiter if reasonable accommodations are needed for any part of the application or hiring process. Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

 

 

Job Title: Mixer Truck Loader Operators/Laborers

Business: CMC – Concrete Materials Company

Classification: Full Time

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Full Job Description:

Immediate openings for 5-6 month project near Minneola, KS. Potential for full time employment after project.

SIX DAY WORK WEEK

$19 per hour and up.  Starting rate based on experience.  Training to start immediately.

Our drivers enjoy a great working environment and competitive wages.  Valid CDL Class A or B with air brake and DOT Medical Card required.

Submit resume to brady.goebel@conmats.com

or mail to:

CMC Concrete

Attn:  Brady Goebel

2060 E. Tulsa

Wichita, KS 67216

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities and Women encouraged to apply.

How to Apply:

CMC CONCRETE – CIMARRON BEND WIND FARM PROJECT – http://tradewindenergy.com/project/cimarron-bend-wind-project

Required prior to interview:

  • Application
  • Resume
  • Driver’s license
  • Social security card
  • Medical card

MVR and DOT physical required by employer. They will also perform a background check.

Applications available at the KansasWorks office in Dodge City. The application packet must be returned to me so I can schedule the interview. Let me know if you have any questions.

Amber Troutman

Employment Specialist

KansasWorkforceoNE-KANSASWORKS

2308 First Ave

Dodge City, KS 67801

amber@kansasworkforceone.org

Phone: (620) 227-2149

Fax: (620) 227-9667