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Hot Job #1:
Company: City of Topeka
Position: Convention & Sales Manager
Be part of the progressive team which promotes the City of Topeka to potential visitors. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 2 years sales experience, including cold calls, a Bachelor's degree in a business related field or 4 years sales experience. Knowledge of the tourism industry is a plus. Candidates must possess professional interpersonal skills and the ability to follow through on commitments. Candidates should have a detail-oriented work ethic to ensure repeat business. Weekly reporting of sales activity requires attention to detail. Occasional travel is required in order to attend out of state tradeshows. To Apply: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hot Job #2:
Company: Stormont-Vail Healthcare
Position: Medical Technologist – up to $32.07/hour, DOE
Position at Vail Regional Health Center Laboratory, work hours approx 6:30 am to 3 pm. Requires Bachelor's degree in medical technology, biology, chemistry or a related field; MT (ASCP), CLS (NCA) or equivalent registry; one-year experience preferred.
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Hot Job #3:
Company: Del Monte
Position: Forklift Operator
Load, unload, move, stack, and stage product and materials using a forklift, walkie rider or other power equipment. Maintain equipment and materials in a neat, clean, orderly fashion. Perform daily pre-operational inspections of power equipment. Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient manner following prescribed work methods and OSHA standards. Utilize warehouse management system to maintain accurate inventory including RF capabilities for every warehouse operation to include;order selection, moves, receiving, loading, and cycle counting. Forklift experience required. Must be able to read, count accurately, do simple math and write legibly. Must be able to use proper techniques to lift 50 pounds frequently. Must pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. This position works (4) 10 hour days and may be asked to work overtime during the week. The primary shift hours for this position are Tuesday - Friday. To Apply: By email to email@example.com OR By mail to: Del Monte DC, C/O Lori Wieland, 3939 NW Hwy 24, Topeka, KS 66618 OR at the Topeka Workforce Center 1430 SW Topeka BLVD; Topeka, KS 66612. No phone calls please.
Hot Job #4:
Company: Washburn University Social Work Department
Position: Teaching Position
Washburn University’s Social Work Department invites applications for a one semester 2011 teaching position beginning January 14, 2011. Responsibilities: Teach assigned courses, academic advising, and related duties. Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Social Work, two years full-time, post-master’s practice experience; eligible for licensure in LSCSW in Kansas. University teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels preferred. Application Process: Review is ongoing and continues until suitable candidates identified. To Apply: Submit letter of interest, curriculum vita, and names/addresses/contact information of three references to: Stephen Spyres, Search Committee Chair, Department of Social Work, Benton Hall, Room 402, Washburn University, 1700 SW College, Topeka, KS 66621. Employment at Washburn University may be conditioned upon satisfactory completion of a background check. Washburn University is an EOE. www.washburn.edu
Hot Job #5:
Company: Stauffer Lawn and Landscape
Position: Landscape Designer AND Irrigation Technician AND
Looking for an experienced landscape designer. Must have previous experience with CAD software. Must have good personnel skills. Advanced knowledge of plants, trees, shrubs, landscape material and equipment Competitive salary and commission. Work days are 6 am to 4 pm, Mon – Fri. To Apply: By calling Ashley Taggart at 785-256-7300 OR by email to: Ashley@staufferlawn.com OR mail to 1150 Washington, Auburn, KS 66402.
Hot Job #6:
Company: Northrop Grumman
Position: Electromechanical Technician
Must have knowledge and ability to perform repairs on simple electronic and simple to medium complexity electromechanical items.Must be able to read both electrical and mechanical wiring diagrams, schematics and blueprints.Ability to perform basic troubleshooting techniques.Understand the fundamentals of AC and DC motor theory.Must be able to read, write and understand the English language well enough to perform one’s duties without undue degradation of one’s abilities. A minimum of two years verifiable work history experience in mechanical and/or electromechanical repairs may be used in lieu of education. Applicants must be able to lift forty (40) pounds. To Apply: Visit http://jcnlx.com/93ad4d3d1f0d4c5fb217486c6659fca9145
Hot Job #7:
Company: KidStuff Marketing, Inc.
Position: Human Resources Manager
Work for this small “family-oriented” organization which requires applicants have 3-5 years management experience, a BA/BS in Human Resources or related field from an accredited university and five + years of human resources generalist experience. PHR is preferred, but not required. Must have a strong background in benefits administration, payroll, employee relations, performance management, compensation management and employee recruitment. Experience with the design, implementation and enforcement of policies/ procedures also required. Candidates must also possess excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with various levels and functions within the organization, listening, facilitation, and conflict resolution skills. Strong attention to detail skills also required. This position will report directly to the President. To Apply: online at www.kidstuff.com, fax your resume to 785-862-0070, mail to Kid Stuff, PO Box 19235, Topeka, Kansas, 66619, or email HR@kidstuff.com.
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