Category: Work

Facilities Specialist

Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks & Tourism currently has a job opening for a Facilities Specialist at Sylvan Grove, KS. This permanent, full-time position is located at Wilson State Park. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Three years of experience in the mechanical or building trades required. Preference will be given …

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Full-Time Billing Clerk

Lincoln County Hospital, a 14-bed, Critical Access Hospital, is currently seeking candidates for a full time Billing Clerk. Must be detail oriented, dependable and a team player. Competitive wages and benefit package available. Please send resume and application to: Gwen Batchman, HR, P O Box 406, Lincoln, KS 67455 or online at lincolncountyhospital.net

4-H Program Internship

The Post Rock District 4-H Program Internship is responsible for assisting with the planning and implementation of the Post Rock District 4-H Youth Development Program. We are looking to hire a student professional to serve through this unique role in a paid summer position. Position is open until filled. K-State Research and Extension is an …

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Ready for Business Refresh Grant

The Ready for Business Refresh Grant program is in response to the COVID-19 pandemic where many businesses have had to restrict access or close to customers. Although this crisis will be a struggle for many, a small silver lining could be the chance for business owners to do some sprucing up without having to work …

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School Bus Driver

School bus drivers provide safe, reliable, clean and courteous school bus transportation to the public. School bus drivers must conduct pre-post trip bus safety inspections, adjust safety devices, operate radios, and operate a 27,000 gross vehicle weight rated school bus. Average 4 – 8 hours per day. Essential functions, requirements and application are online at: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=23011&clientkey=65634079BF18AF35FCDBF34170EBC253

Quality Assurance Manager

We are looking for an experienced Quality Assurance Manager to administrate company processes and procedures and assure compliance to ISO9001, and the effectiveness of the Quality Management System. US Tower, located in Lincoln, Kan. and Woodlake, Calif., is a growing, progressive manufacturer of a broad spectrum of mobile, telescoping and monopole steel and aluminum towers …

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Summer Intern

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Lincoln Farm Supply is looking for either a high school or college student to assist in expanding our internet and social media advertising via Facebook and Instagram, as well as eBay and other sites. This will involve the intern making marketing videos and working on promotions. Base pay is $10/hr. Deadline for application is April …

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Resources for businesses

For Businesses Loans from the US Small Business Administration (SBA) Various programs designed to provide businesses with immediate relief to help mitigate the impact of COVID-19 pandemic.  Loans are to help small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives and most private nonprofit organizations with working capital and debt service immediately and over the next 6 months. Programs …

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Pool Manager & Lifeguards

The City of Lincoln Center will accept applications until April 9, 2020, for Pool Manager and Lifeguards. For job description and application contact: City Clerk’s Office P O Box 126, 153 W. Lincoln Ave. Lincoln, KS 67455 785-524-4280 Subject to Pre-Employment Drug Testing http://lincolnks.org

Store Associate/Cashier

Hayworth Plumbing, Heating, & Hardware Co. is looking for a part time employee for the hardware store. The position is approximately 15-25 hours per week. We are seeking a trustworthy, motivated individual with good customer service skills and the willingness to learn. Cashier experience and basic hardware store knowledge are a plus, but not required. …

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Lincoln has good taste with MarCon Pies!

Mary Ann and Craig Stertz renovated a building in downtown Lincoln to house the famous MarCon pies previously in Washington, KS.

Mary Ann and Craig Stertz renovated a building in downtown Lincoln, KS, to house the famous MarCon pies previously made in Washington, KS. (Photo by Kris Heinze)

Part-time Office Assistant

Walker Products is looking for a part time office assistant. The position is for 16 hours per week except during harvest times when hours would increase to include other weekdays, some evenings and weekends. Duties include, but are not limited to: customer service, generating computerized grain settlements and data entry, learning and following office procedures, …

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Bird-Dog Trainer

Setter Dogs, a premier, licensed bird dog training facility and hunting outfitter, is looking to hire a part-time bird dog trainer (4+hrs/day) with the possibility of the position expanding into guiding hunters as well as growing into full-time employment.  Must enjoy working in the outdoors, have a positive attitude, strong attendance a must and willingness …

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Human Resources Assistant

US Tower is seeking a Human Resources Assistant. This position will provide HR, payroll and administrative support to the Lincoln facility through coordinated effort with the California facility. General Job Duties: Recruitment/New hire orientation process Administer and communicate Company policies, procedures, practices and programs in collaboration with CA HR office. Creating and distributing employee memo’s …

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Truck driver

Must have class A CDL. Clean driving record. Mostly grain hauling, but can be more. CB Trucking & Services LLC Chris Behrens, Owner [email protected] (785) 658-5842

Pizza Hut Shift Leader

Are you good with people and looking to grow your abilities and knowledge? We are currently looking for motivated, self-driven individuals to join our Management Team as Shift Leaders. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and able to work 20-30 hours a week. Training provided. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: …

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Entry Level/Apprentice Automotive Technician

Keever Auto & Ag is looking for a motivated individual who is interested in pursuing a career as an automotive technician. Experience is NOT required, only a willingness to learn and give your best! We currently need someone who can perform entry-level tasks such as oil changes, tire services, vehicle cleaning, and building maintenance, but …

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Industrial Painter (full-time)

US Tower is hiring of an Industrial Painter. This position is responsible for preparing surfaces, mixing, matching, and applying industrial paint to various surfaces, completing touch ups, and coordinating large painting projects. Job Duties: Select paint according to company requirements and match colors of paint following specified work orders and drawings Mix paints to manufacturer’s …

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Production Assembler

The applicant must be able to read directions for work orders and follow verbal instructions from the Manager, Supervisor or Lead. Have the knowledge and ability to perform job duties of the Assembly position with little or no supervision. Must be able to complete projects from work orders and have a general knowledge of the …

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Mechanical Engineer

Design and evaluate mechanical and electromechanical products and systems by developing and testing specifications and methods. This individual must be able to confirm system and product capabilities by designing feasibility and testing methods. Opportunity to research and test manufacturing and assembly methods and materials. The mechanical engineer will also prepare product reports and analyze and summarize information, looking for trends.

Electrical Engineer

Primarily designs electromechanical products and systems by developing and testing specifications and methods, applying principles of mechanics, thermodynamics, hydraulics, heat transfer and materials. Confirms system and product capabilities by designing feasibility and testing methods. Develops manufacturing processes by designing and modifying equipment for fabricating, building, assembling, and installing components. Assures system and product quality by designing testing methods; testing finished-product and system capabilities; confirming fabrication, assembly, and installation processes.

Office Help/Parts Runner

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Responsible for assisting with various office projects and parts running for the shop. The Accounts Payable Clerk will be responsible for the data entry for all vendor invoices, expense reports, and miscellaneous vouchers. APAC Shears has been Building the Heartland from the Ground Up for over a century. From the supply of aggregate materials, hot …

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Entry Level Quarry Laborer

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The successful candidate will be expected to operate various types of equipment such as dozer, loader, skid steer, man lift, forklift, water truck, mixer truck and sweeper. Must pass pre-employment drug screen, criminal background check, and pre-employment “Fit for Work” physical. APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction, a part of the CRH Company, is a multi-million dollar …

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Night Shift Nurse Full-time

Lincoln Park Manor

$500.00 sign on bonus. We currently have opportunities for the position of Charge Nurse-Night Shift position.  Be a part of a supportive work environment. Lincoln Park Manor is a 36-bed skilled nursing facility. Lincoln Park Manor will assist you in paying for license renewals, continuing education, and approved trainings. To apply call 785-524-4428 or stop …

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Communications Officer

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Lincoln County, Kansas, is accepting applications for a full-time Communications Officer. This position is responsible for answering incoming telephone calls, answering 911 calls, and monitoring and transmitting information via two-way radio. Applicants must have a high school diploma or G.E.D., be free of felony and/or serious misdemeanor conviction, have the ability to multitask and have …

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Certified Nurses Aide

Lincoln Park Manor

Lincoln Park Manor has a full-time CNA opening. Shift is from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. with a $250 bonus after 90 days. Lincoln Park Manor 922 North 5th Street Lincoln, Kansas 67455 (785) 524-4428 While you’re here, check out housing options in Lincoln County: Residential Property Listings |  Agricultural Property Listings  

County Highway Department – Multiple Openings

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Lincoln County is now accepting applications for the following positions. Applicants for all positions must be 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED, and possess a valid Class “A” CDL Driver’s License with manual transmission, or be willing to obtain one within 6 months of employment. Equipment Operator – Full-Time The …

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Ag Equipment Technician

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Lincoln Farm Supply is looking for an Ag Equipment Technician. We can use a mechanic’s helper, and we can work with vo-tech students, online and in-class training available. This individual must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to obtain a medical card. Drug tests may be required on a random basis or at …

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Assemblers

Responsible for assembling parts, and sub-assemblies and mounting components onto a manufactured trailer chassis using a variety of hand and power tools. Assembler must monitor quality control in accordance with company policy and work procedures.

Remote-work jobs in computer science, professional fields or support services*

rural and remote

The Rural & Remote program connects Lincoln County residents with remote-work jobs ensuring those who want to live a rural lifestyle can still advance in their careers.

Childcare Providers

Needed: Daycare providers!

Lincoln County has a shortage of daycare providers creating a perfect opportunity for an entrepreneur to start their own business!

Contractors for Housing Projects

There is a shortage of housing and HVAC contractors in Lincoln County and the surrounding counties providing an excellent opportunity for an entrepreneur(s) with the right skills to start a business.

Night Shift Registered Nurse

Immediate opening at Lincoln County Hospital for a full-time night shift nurse. No previous experience required but must possess the desire and ability to learn! Job Summary: Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the care for acute care, skilled nursing care, emergency department, and outpatient services patients in accordance with the medical plan of …

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Incubating a business, not just eggs

Prairie Land Gamebirds recently expanded its business with a new hatchery. David, who runs the business with his son Ryan Wacker, said it has been positive to not rely on another entity to provide chicks to them. (Photo courtesy of David Wacker)

Baetz expanding Kansas Pregame publications

Kansas Pregame is launching new winter and spring sports magazines and a new website in 2019!

Kansas Pregame publisher John Baetz is expanding his business with publishing winter and spring sports magazines, a new website and more coverage of football.

Local family cattle business selling homegrown beef across the country

Post Rock Beef has sold over 5,000 pounds of homegrown beef since the business began selling the product in 2016. The tender and flavorful dry-aged beef can also be found on the menu at local Sylvan Grove restaurants.

Approximately three miles southwest of Sylvan Grove is the home of Ringler Ranch, where Post Rock Beef is operated by Justin Ringler and Shawn Elder, with their families.  Post Rock Beef, Ringler and Elder’s beef business, has served over 100 customers with approximately 5,000 pounds of beef sold, according to the Post Rock Beef website.  (Courtesy photo)

Street Plumbing acquires Deep Creek Construction

Street Plumbing recently acquired Deep Creek Construction. All of the business owners are pictured together.

R&R Street Plumbing, Heating and Electric, Inc., 2009 E. Hwy 18, announced, in a press release, the acquisition of Deep Creek Construction, L.L.C., owned by Kirk and Susan Wollesen of Lincoln. As part of the acquisition, Kirk and Susan became part owners of R&R Street Plumbing, Heating and Electric, Inc. , and will become members of its management staff at the Lincoln office. (Photo by Kris Heinze)

The Paw Print opens downtown storefront

The Paw Print, a student-run merchandise business of USD 298, opened a new storefront at the end of June. The new store is attached to the USD 298 Board Office, which is located at 133 E. Lincoln St. in downtown Lincoln.

The Paw Print, a student-run merchandise business of USD 298, opened a new storefront at the end of June. The new store is attached to the USD 298 Board Office, which is located at 133 E. Lincoln St. in downtown Lincoln. (Photo courtesy of Kelly Larson)

Family Hair Flair celebrates 30 years of business

Family Hair Flair celebrates 30 years in business!

Rhonda Base and the rest of the Family Hair Flair team recently celebrated 30 years in business. Base opened a second salon three years ago in Lincoln with Family Hair Flair 2. (Courtesy photo)

Local pheasant business expanding with hatchery

Pheasants are raised at the Prairie Land Gamebirds property in Hunter and sold to hunting operations across the country. The business is currently expanding with a hatchery and new pens. (photo by Hailey Dixon)

Keever Auto receives ACDelco award

Keever Auto & Ag receives ACDelco award

Elijah Keever, owner of Keever Auto & Ag, of Lincoln, was named as one of five ACDelco Professional Service Center owners across the country to receive the prestigious 2017 Top Shops Award. (Courtesy photo)

Lincoln County business leaders attend “Destination Bootcamp”

Six Lincoln County business leaders recently attended the training workshop “Destination Bootcamp,” in Colorado, to learn new ways to attract and increase the number of customers and visitors to the area. Back row (L-R): Jon Schallert, marketing consultant, Jennifer O’Hare, Sue Graham, Kelly Larson, Carly SeirerErrebo, Ronda Mishler. Front row: Alisha DeWitt and Angela O’Bannon. (Courtesy photo)

Six Lincoln County business leaders recently attended the training workshop “Destination Bootcamp,” in Colorado, to learn new ways to attract and increase the number of customers and visitors to the area. Back row (L-R): Jon Schallert, marketing consultant, Jennifer O’Hare, Sue Graham, Kelly Larson, Carly SeirerErrebo, Ronda Mishler. Front row: Alisha DeWitt and Angela O’Bannon. (Courtesy photo)

Lincoln Center Antiques is now open

Mike Simmons knows antiques, and he has the collection to prove it. A purveyor of antiquities and heirlooms, Simmons spent more than 40 years searching for collectibles. (Photo by John Baetz)

It’s a marathon, not a sprint

2017 Economic Review

We can all agree that economic development doesn’t happen overnight. “It’s a marathon, not a sprint”, as the saying goes. With the end of another year upon us, here’s a quick recap of the strides we have made in our marathon towards a stronger county.

Lincoln Art Center celebrates 25th anniversary

Lincoln Art Center celebrates 25 years

“I attribute the 25-year success and perseverance of the art center to Joyce Harlow, who, from the founding of the art center to the present, has dedicated her time, talent and expertise,” Board President Mary Ann Stertz said. “I also believe the countless volunteers and talented contributing artists throughout the years have furthered its success.”

The Finch Theatre: Twenty-five years later, a shining example of volunteerism at its best

Th e Finch Th eatre: Twenty-fi ve years later, a shining example of volunteerism at its best

In 2017, the Finch Theatre is a community hub, showing the latest movies on the big screen every weekend and hosting a children’s theatre production each summer. The adjacent Community Room is used for everything from dance classes and wedding receptions to community fundraisers and business meetings. This feature takes a look back at the spirit of volunteerism and coming together of all the communities in Lincoln County to renovate and build the Finch Theatre as we know it today.

Hell Creek Cabins now open at Wilson Lake

Members of the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated the opening of the new Hell Creek Cabins at Wilson Lake last Tuesday with a ribbon cutting. Members of the Usher family, the owners of the new lodging business, are pictured with chamber offi cials Nancy Walter, Colleen Biggs, Kim Meyer, and Jack and Kathie Crispin. (Photo courtesy Kelly Larson)

The Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a grand opening and ribbon-cutting event for Hell Creek Cabins. “We came up here, and fell in love with the area,” Hell Creek Cabins owner Kathy Usher said.

Wichita firm buys DJ Environmental

Wichita firm buys DJ Environmental

With the recent purchase of DJ Environmental, Tommy Steven and his brother, Zack, are hoping to breathe new life into the Lincoln-based industrial service company.

Stop and Shop celebrates 50 years

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After 50 years, the VFW Auxiliary’s all-volunteer Stop and Shop store is still donating profits back into the community to support local charitable projects and the country’s veterans. | Courtesy Photo

Up a creek, with a paddle: Hell Creek Watersports

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A chance meeting turns a dream into a reality when a watersports enthusiasts and a bait and supply shop owner join forces to start Hell Creek Watersports, a kayak, canoe and paddleboard equipment rental business | Photo credit: Jolie Green, Hays Daily News