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(Hosting a Job Fair looking for applicants for 5 heavy duty cleaning positions, Wednesday, May 25th, from 1:00 till 3:30, at 1430 SW Topeka Boulevard.) Here are this week's Hot Jobs listings.
Hot Job #1:
Company: Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Kansas
Position: E-Learning Specialist
This position will plan, design, develop, coordinate and deliver computer based training solutions that support the various corporate e-learning projects as well as other technical and professional development training requirements of the company. Bachelors degree in related field (e-learning, Web design or instructional design) with at least 1 year experience creating and designing e-learning courses or two years college level e-learning/computer based training solutions with 2-3 years experience creating and designing e-learning instructional courses.
To Apply: Visit http://www.bcbsks.com/AboutUs/Careers/index.htm to apply for this position.
Hot Job #2:
Company: Washburn University - $30,000 - $40,000 per year
Position: Educational Advisor/Recruiter
This position is responsible for establishing and fostering positive working relationships with consortium school staff to form a partnership conducive to student referral and advisement relative to technical education and training at Washburn Institute of Technology (Washburn Tech) REQUIRED: Master's degree in education or educational counseling. Experience in educational advisement. Knowledge of the principles of marketing and recruitment. Ability to relate to a variety of people. Proven ability to maintain confidentiality. Valid Kansas driver's license with acceptable driving record under University standards. PREFERRED: Work experience in recruitment and/or career services.
To Apply: Submit a letter of interest, resume, Resume Supplement for Administrative Positions, transcript(s), and names and phone numbers of three professional references to Washburn University, Human Resources, 1700 SW College Ave., Morgan Hall 263, Topeka, Kansas 66621. Review of resumes will begin May 31, 2011, and continue until a suitably qualified candidate has been selected. Salary is mid $30K to mid $40K commensurate with qualifications. Excellent fringe benefits package.
Hot Job #3:
Company: State of Kansas – Corporation Commission
Position: Executive Director
The Executive Director is the operating officer of the Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC) and serves as secretary to the Commission. He/she performs a variety of professional, executive and managerial duties related to planning, organizing, directing, and controlling the overall management functions of the KCC. Bachelor's degree in business, public administration or equivalent from an accredited college or university. Prefer an advanced degree such as MBA, MPA or law degree.
Broad and extensive experience in public administration or experience in managing a business or business unit and/or experience as a member of senior management in a corporate or government environment. Specific skills in public speaking and organizational communications; qualitative and quantitative analysis; principles of management and supervision; business and technical writing.
Hot Job #4:
Company: State of Kansas – Department of Education
Position: Public Service Executive Level 2
The Team Nutrition Project Manager develops and prepares Team Nutrition grant applications including the technical proposal, budget and supporting documents. This position administers and manages the Team Nutrition grants awarded by USDA. The Team Nutrition Project Manager identifies schools, child care centers and communities in which Team Nutrition activities will be conducted and provides assistance.
This position develops project materials including sub-grantee application packets, evaluation instruments and educational resources and manages the project budget to ensures that grant activities are completed on time and within budget as well as preparation of quarterly reports of activities and expenditures for USDA. Two years of experience in planning, organizing and directing the work of a department, program or agency. Education may be substituted for experience as determined relevant by the agency.
To Apply: Visit http://jobs.ks.gov
Hot Job #5:
Company: se2 (a subsidiary of Security Benefit Corporation)
Position: Administrative Assistant
The Administrative Assistant provides administrative and technical support to all members of the management team within se2. Specific accountabilities include but are not limited to: preparing reports, assisting with Board preparation, maintaining departmental database, arranging travel and filing expense reports, conducting customer surveys, disseminating department information, scheduling meetings, maintaining files, drafting correspondence, and helping with and developing presentation materials.
Requirements are: High School Diploma and two years experience, Strong oral and written communication skills; Ability to work independently with high motivation & self initiative; Good analytical & problem solving skills; Advanced technical knowledge and working experience with Word; Excel; PowerPoint; Access, Schedule/Exchange, Internet, Intranet, VISIO.
To Apply: Visit https://www9.ultirecruit.com/sec1001/jobboard/ListJobs.aspx?__V