This Week’s Hot Jobs!
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Call toll-free: 1-877-509-6757.. Here are our August listings, as seen on 13 News at 4:00, August 13th with Deb Rodebaugh
Hot Job #1:
Position/ Location: Quality Control Technician in Topeka
Company: Oldcastle APG
Leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete & plastic products in U.S. Will perform daily compressive strength testing of hardened concrete specimens; monitor stressing operations in pre-stress area; assist when necessary with strip, setup, and pouring of products; perform daily pre/post pour inspections on products. Requirements: High school graduate or equivalent, experience with construction materials, strong problem solving & communication skills; basic computer skills, must pass ACI Concrete Field Testing Methods/maintain certification. To Apply: use advanced search at www.kansasworks.com or call 877-509-6757 for assistance.
Hot Job #2:
Position/Location: Customer Service Specialist in Topeka
Will seek creative solutions for clients regarding product support, vital safety questions, account creation & billing reconciliation. Set up new customer accounts, assist walk-in customers, handles customer complaints, enters updates & maintains customer orders in PeopleSoft system. Requires top notch customer service skills and problem solving, and 2-5 years of customer service experience with supporting customers over the phone. Basic math acumen. Experience with a customer database. Inside sales experience preferred. To Apply: http://jcnlx.com/abfa832606de436bb87fc029d88901e1145
Hot Job #3:
Position/ Location: Project Manager in Lawrence
Company: Callahan Creek Marketing
Leads project planning and day-to-day resource management of digital, broadcast and print projects, ensuring quality and on-time and on-budget delivery. Develops and maintains project schedules and budgets (working with account managers), ensuring project milestones and quality control check points are met and delivered on time and on budget. Communicates regular status reports and project updates to internal team. Uses agency management software (Workamajig) to assess current resource needs and forecast future workload.
Minimum 6 years advertising agency or equivalent marketing experience, working with & managing digital (at least 3 years) and traditional projects in an agency environment. Strong background in marketing & production. Project management education or certification strongly preferred. Digital project management experience a must. Experience working with project management software and making recommendations on infrastructure enhancements is preferred. Must be well organized, multi-tasker & able to meet deadlines and demonstrate tact and diplomacy. Have strong interpersonal skills, be assertive & strong conflict resolutions skills. Must possess strong negotiation skills.Organized & detail oriented. To Apply: use advanced search at www.kansasworks.com or call 877-509-6757 for assistance.
Hot Job #4:
Position/ Location: Executive Officer - Manhattan
Company: Manhattan Association of Realtors
Preferred applicants will have real estate/realtor related background experience. To Apply: For application and complete job description email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hot Job #5:
Position/ Location: Safety Coordinator in Manhattan
Company: Kansas State's Ag Experimental Station
Agricultural Experiment Station: Coordinator/ Health Safety Coordinator. This is for a 12-month contract.
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