From Kansas Works -- Here's Hot Job #1, as discussed on 13 News at 4:00
Position/ Location: Maintenance Technician
Company: IRET Properties/ Villa West Apartments, Topeka
Responsible for minor and major repairs of mechanical or aesthetic issues; general building preventative maintenance; maintaining the environmental conditions of spaces; maintaining accurate levels of inventory related to the building’s mechanical systems; know and perform individual emergency procedures and duties as dictated by the site emergency procedure manual. Expectations Requires very little daily supervision.
Self-directed and self-motivated once trained on routine duties. Requires personal initiative and mechanical ability. Able to follow instructions, prioritize duties, and comply with deadlines. To Apply: online at http://www.iret.com/careers
Hot Job #2:
Position/ Location: Night Warehouse Order Selector
Company: U.S. Foodservice in Topeka
Processes work orders in the warehouse by manually selecting the correct products from the racks, palletizing them and delivering the merchandise to the dock secured and shrink wrapped for delivery in a safe and efficient manner. Education/Training: High School Diploma or GED required. Related Experience: Previous comparable warehouse experience preferred; experience with pallet jack or high lift preferred. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Ability to read and write legibly; basic mathematical skills (add, subtract, multiply, divide); good verbal communication skills; Must be team oriented and able to get along with others. To Apply: online at www.usfoods.com
Hot Job #3:
Position/ Location: Heavy Equipment Mechanic
Company: Midwest Concrete Materials, Manhattan
Local construction materials company needs responsible person to do shop work maintenance on diesel truck and earth moving equipment. Heavy Equipment Mechanic experience required. Will consider recent graduate from Technical School. Need CDL Class A Driver's License. Hours and days arranged by employer. Good benefit package available. Wage determined by employer depending on experience. To Apply: Contact Mike Sanson at 785-776-8811 or email email@example.com OR apply in person at 701 South 4th St., Manhattan.4
Hot Job #4:
Position/ Location: Senior Electrician – Manhattan – Must apply today!
Company: Kansas State University (Deadline is March 20)
Skills experience/education with Transformers, distribution centers, new construction remodel, equipment trouble calls, national electric code & medium voltage 4160 VAC and 12.5 VAC. Performs journey level work in all areas of electrical maintenance, new construction & repair at the Kansas State University campus. Prefer experience working independently in planning & installation of electrical circuits using blueprints & plans.
Knowledge & ability to inspect & troubleshoot varied items of electrical equipment to provide necessary repairs needed. Position acts as lead worker in project coordination. Completion of Class I Asbestos worker training,8 hour Lead Safe Practices training & certification for respirator use during the probationary period required. To Apply: http://www.da.ks.gov/ps/pub/reqinfo.asp?id=176925
Hot Job #5: ON THE WEBPAGE ONLY!
Position/ Location: Petroleum Engineer - Lawrence
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Hot Job #6 was mentioned on our show:
Position/ Location: Manufacturing Supervisor/2nd Shift
Company: Amarr Garage Doors, Lawrence
Directs departmental work force, coordinates all manufacturing operations, maintains schedules and administers employees. Minimum 2 years supervisory experience in production environment, able to capably/effectively communicate orally & in writing with hourly & management personnel. Must have business-related BA in business-related or equivalent experience. Have organizational, time management & analytical skills. Possess mechanical competence and knowledge and use of safety conscious practices. To Apply: http://my.jobs/6adf94c243d24b988d771cb167f93a2d145