Employment Opportunities

Jobs in the Norton Area

SKILLED POSITIONS


        NATOMA MANUFACTURING CORPORATION has openings for a Machinist Trainee. This is a training position for operating in an assigned work area. Applicants will be trained to understand fundamental inspection techniques, including general knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerances, and be able to follow approved work instructions. Ideal candidates should possess basic computer operation skills, be detail oriented, have good basic math and measurement skills, and demonstrate the ability to work in a fast-paced, highly diverse work environment. Apply online at www.natomacorp.com or pick up an application at Natoma Manufacturing Corporation on East HWY 36.

      NORTON COUNTY ROAD & BRIDGE is taking applications for a Shop Mechanic. Duties include servicing equipment, vehicles and other shop related duties. Valid CDL required within first 90 days of employment. Wage is negotiable depending on education and experience. We offer paid health insurance and paid vacation/sick days, holidays, and KPERS retirement. Employees are subject to random drug/alcohol testing. Applications can be picked up at 15590 Washington Rd, Norton or by calling 785-877-5740 or emailing roads@nortoncountyks.gov. Applications accepted until position is filled. EOE.

PROFESSIONAL


       SHOPKO is seeking an Assistant Manager. Details and requirements of the position along with application information is available here.

       The NORTHWEST KANSAS ECONOMIC INNOVATION CENTER, INC is an economic development organization whose geographic focus is the 26-northwest Kansas counties. NWKEICI is seeking a Business Manager, a full time position encompassing administrative and business management support, along with specialized tasks in project management. Duties will include communication, financial management, assistance to CEO, staff, and board members, as well as data management and public relations work. Employee will utilize standard office tools and technology. Job is location in Norton, Kansas; applicants must live in or relocate to the 26-county Northwest Kansas territory served. Some travel should be expected. Competitive salary with individual health insurance included. Responsibilities, preferred qualifications and application information is available here.   Application deadline is July 28, 2017 at 5pm.

      NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL has a full-time employment opportunity for a Medical Technologist in our Laboratory Department. Applicant should be an MT or MLT with an ASCP certification or eligible for certification. New graduates are encouraged to apply. Normal schedule is 5 days per week with rotating on-call schedule for nights, weekends and holidays. Applicant should be caring, committed, and motivated with excellent communication and computer skills. Our benefit package includes paid vacation, sick days, holidays, BCBS health insurance, and KPERS retirement, life insurance, and disability.

Applications can be picked up at the Hospital Admissions Desk, requested by email from shempler@ntcohosp.com, or printed rom our website’s Employment Opportunities page at www.ntcohosp.com. Please return resume to Human Resources, Norton County Hospital, PO Box 250, Norton, KS 67654 or email to shempler@ntcohosp.com. EOE

      RMA ENGINEERING is accepting applications for a Senior Civil (Municipal) Engineer located in Norton. Click on the following link for job functions, job requirements, benefits and application information. RMA Engineering Municipal Engineer

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY


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DRIVERS

     ROGER’S DISPOSAL has a full-time job opportunity for qualified candidates: Refuse Truck Driver.  Must have good work history, be self-motivated with a Class A or B CDL. Excellent health insurance benefits are provided. Pre-employment drug screen is required. Applications may be picked up at: F&F Iron & Metal Company, 514 W Washington in Norton.

       USD 211 is seeking substitute Bus Drivers. We will pay for required testing, defensive driving, etc. Please contact Jim Jackson at 785-871-1319. 

      MIDWEST FEED DRIVERS: Must have Class A CDL, 2 years OTR experience. We offer competitive wage plus insurance. Call Gene or Chris at 888-796-9246.

FARM / AGRICULTURE

       HUSKY HOGS, LLC   is seeking full-time employees to join our team. Husky Hogs has 11 sites throughout Phillips and Norton counties, where our hogs are housed from breeding through finishing. If you enjoy working with animals, a team environment, top-level wages with career and financial growth, this opportunity is ideal for you. Our competitive wage packages include production, safety, sign-on, and other incentivized bonuses; vacation, paid holidays, and employer-paid health and dental insurance. Pre-employment drug testing and background check required. Please call 785-854-7666 for more information, or apply through our website at www.nelsonagltd.com. EOE       
 –   BIG IRON, America’s premier unreserved online auction company of Agriculture equipment, is seeking select individuals to expand our sales coverage within the major Agriculture Regions of the U.S. Currently we have openings for Independent Sales Representatives in the following counties in Kansas: Ellis, Ford, Hamilton, Lane, Mitchell, Morton, Nemaha, Ness, Norton, Osborne, Pottawatomie, Pratt, Republic, Rooks, Russell, Seward, Stevens, and the surrounding areas.    Job details can be found online at http://www.bigiron.com– from the home page select Career Opportunities on the left – then under Build Your Own Business click on Independent Sales Representatives. 
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FOOD SERVICE / DIETARY

      WHISPERING PINES Retirement and Assisted Living is now accepting applications for a part time Server in the Dietary Department. Must be 16 years old. Work hours would be after school from approximately 4:00 pm to 7:30 pm weekdays. Moring or evening hours on weekends. Applications can be obtained by stopping the facility on west Hwy 36, by calling 785-874-5500, or by emailing wpines@ruraltel.net.
      LOVE’S COUNTRY STORE has openings for the night shift. Apply in person at 303 W Holme (Highway 36) in Norton.
     Come join the SONIC team!  Did you know we accept applications at age 15? We want to bring Norton’s bright young teens into our Sonic family this year and are currently hiring Food Service Workers for spring and summer 2017. Must have reliable transportation. We offer great pay. A printable Sonic Application is available here, or applications are available at the restaurant on west Hwy 36. Please email applications to norco@ruraltel.net, or mail to PO Box 245, Norton, KS 67654. Applications accepted anytime.
      DQ GRILL & CHILL is now hiring Shift Team Members. Full- and part-time positions available. Applications are available at the restaurant on West Highway 36 in Norton.
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HOUSEKEEPING

      NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL has a full time employment opportunity in our housekeeping department. Housekeeping staff are scheduled 8 hour shifts and have rotating weekend and holiday schedules which include differential pay. Shift start times will vary based on duties assigned. Our benefit package includes paid vacation, sick days, holidays, health insurance, and KPERS retirement, life insurance, and disability.
Applications can be picked up at the Hospital Admissions Desk, requested by email from shempler@ntcohosp.com, or printed from our website, www.ntcohosp.com under “Our People–Employment Opportunities.” Please return resume or application to Human Resources or Eva Harrington, Supervisor, Norton County Hospital, PO Box 205, Norton, Kansas 67654 or email to eharrington@ntcohosp.com. EOE
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MAINTENANCE / CUSTODIAN

     USD 211 has a full time Custodian position available. Single insurance provided. If interested please fill out an application at the USD 211 District office at 105 E Waverly, Norton, or online at www.usd211.org. If you have questions please call 785-877-3386.
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MISCELLANEOUS  

      The CITY OF NORTON is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Applicants must possess a high school diploma or GED certificate and  valid driver’s license,    and be able to complete aptitude, background and psychological exams. benefits include overtime, shift differential pay, sick leave, vacation, health insurance, retirement plan, uniforms and equipment. Salary based on qualifications. Applications can be picked up at  the Norton City office at 301 E Washington. the Norton Police department can be reached at PO Box 160, Norton, Ks  67654, or call  785-877-5000. Closing date for applications is  August 9, 2017 at 5;00 pm.
      If you are interested in working for an individual with a disability in their home, we are looking for you! Workers are needed in Norton.  Duties may include personal care, household chores, meal preparation, etc. For an application, please contact Carol at LINK, Inc. at 1-800-569-5926 and leave your name and mailing address, or you can fill out an application online at http://www.linkinc.org and mail to LINK. Must be able to pass background check.
      USD 211, Norton, is accepting applications for Para-Professionals for the 2017-2018 school year. Applications are available at the USD 211 office, 105 E Waverly, or call 785-877-3386.
      TRIGARD VAULTS is looking for a Manager for our Norton Plant. Must be responsible, hard working, very organized, able to work in all weather climates and have a clean driving record. This is a full time position and requires 30 hours or more a week and most Saturdays! Starting salary pay is $36,000/year plus benefits. IRA / BCBS Insurance / Vacation. Please email resume to: johnsonmonument@nckcn.com or call 1-800-310-7099.
      KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION has an opening for an Equipment Operator Trainee in Norton. Details of the position and application information is available here.  Application deadline is July 24, 2017
      Needed: Able-bodied man over age of 18 with a valid driver’s license to work on Saturdays only. Apply in person at KOWPOKE SUPPLY, 415 E Holme, Norton.
      USD 211 is looking to fill the following extra duty positions for next school year: Junior High Assistant Boys Basketball Coach, Concession Stand Supervisor, Assistant Tennis Coach. If interested please contact Dustin McEwen at 785-877-5851.
      The NORTON TELEGRAM is accepting applications for a News Editor/Reporter. This professional will be responsible for news content, supervision of part-time staff and correspondents, pagination, design and coverage, and reports to general manager. Also involved in award-winning series of joint news sections produced by regional group. This is a prime opening for a reporter or editor with some experience or for a graduate who feels they can step up and produce an award-winning newspaper. Salary based on experience. Send letter and resume to shaynes@nwkansas.com and dpaxton@nwkansas.com. The Norton Telegram, 215 South Kansas, Norton, Kansas – 785-877-3361.
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     BIG IRON, America’s premier unreserved online auction company of Agriculture equipment, is seeking select individuals to expand our sales coverage within the major Agriculture Regions of the U.S. Currently we have openings for Independent Sales Representatives in the following counties in Kansas: Ellis, Ford, Hamilton, Lane, Mitchell, Morton, Nemaha, Ness, Norton, Osborne, Pottawatomie, Pratt, Republic, Rooks, Russell, Seward, Stevens, and the surrounding areas.    Job details can be found online at http://www.bigiron.com– from the home page select Career Opportunities on the left – then under Build Your Own Business click on Independent Sales Representatives.
       The NORTON CORRECTIONAL FACILITY (NCF) is looking to hire Corrections Officers. Starting pay is $13.95 plus shift differential pay. Benefits include health, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave, KPERS retirement and much more. There are promotional opportunities which make it a great career choice. You may call the NCF Human Resource Office at 785-877-6643 to obtain an application or apply online at www.jobs.ks.gov. The job flyer is available here, or can also be viewed at the jobs.ks.gov website listed above. Online applications can be emailed to ncfhr@doc.ks.gov.
      DOLLAR GENERAL on East Hwy 36 in Norton has openings for full-time and part-time employees for all positions. Apply on-line here. 785-877-3986 Are you looking for good, solid employment with great benefits that also presents a challenge and is rewarding?
     The NORTON TELEGRAM has an exciting position available in Sales. This job is for you if you enjoy meeting people, setting goals and taking on a good challenge. This person will represent the newspaper, the Norton Extra, and the County Advocate with out-of-town customers as part of a two-person advertising department. Pay is by commission – the more you sell, the more you make! Call Dana at 785-877-3361 to schedule an interview. The Norton Telegram, 215 S Kansas Avenue.
NURSING / CAREGIVING 

      NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL has an opening for a full time CNA on night shift to join our healthcare team. This is an opportunity to work with surgical, acute, skilled, and intermediate levels of care in a progressive hospital and community. Full time positions include a rotating weekend and holiday schedule. Acute care shifts are 12-hour shifts.    NCH offers competitive salaries with benefit package including paid vacation, sick days, holidays, shift differential, CE, health insurance, and KPERS retirement, life insurance, and disability.

Applications can be picked up at the Hospital Admissions Desk, requested by email from shempler@ntcohosp.com, or printed from our website’s Employment Opportunities page at www.ntcohosp.com. Please return to Human Resources, Norton County Hospital, PO Box 250, Norton, KS 67654 or emailed to shempler@ntcohosp.com. EOE.

      DISABILITY SERVICES OF NORTHWEST KANSAS (DSNWK) has an overnight substitute position available at the Norton location. Hours will be as needed from 11:00 pm to 7:00 am. Apply online at http://www.dsnwk.org or mail resume to DSNWK, PO Box 310, Hays, KS 67601.

    The ANDBE HOME is looking for highly motivated people with good decision making skills to fill these positions:

  • Full Time CNA’s to work the 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm shifts
  • Full time and part time RN’s, LPN’s or CMA’s

Good benefit package. Must be able to pass drug screen and background check with good references. Please call for an application at 785-877-2601 or pick one up at 201 W Crane in Norton.

OFFICE


      KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION is currently hiring a Senior Administrative Assistant position in Norton. A description of the job duties and application information is available here.

       KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF WILDLIFE, PARKS & TOURISM has an opening at Prairie Dog State Park for an Administrative Specialist. Details of the position and application instructions are available here.  Application deadline is August 4, 2017.

    NORTHERN VALLEY SCHOOLS (USD 212) has an opening for the position of Board Clerk.  Applications can be found at http://www.nvhuskies.org on the right hand side of website. Position includes working with budgets, KPERS, payroll, human resources, policies, procedures, etc. Experience working with Fund Accounting  or similar software is preferred. Only self-motived, team players with a “can-do” attitude need apply.

SEASONAL


      The CITY OF NORTON is accepting applications for Lifeguards for the 2017 season. Must have or obtain a current “Lifeguard” certification with the American Red Cross, and a current certification in CPR and basic First Aid. Successful applicant must be at least 16 years of age or older, on or before opening day of the pool. Applications may be picked up at the City Office at 301 E Washington in Norton during normal business hours. Positions open until filled. EOE M/F/D.