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.

PROFESSIONAL


      If you are looking for a job that provides a rewarding and fulfilling experience then the Program Director at VALLEY HOPE drug and alcohol treatment center in Norton may be for you.  Details, requirements and application information is available here.

     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

       NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL is seeking a Director of Nursing to lead our nursing staff. We are a 25-bed progressive critical access hospital. It is our goal to serve the vital need for quality healthcare for our community members in the county and the surrounding area. A full description of the position is available here.

      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


      NORTON CORRECTIONAL FACILITY has a vacancy for a Technology Support Consultant II. Details, requirements and application information for this position is available here.
DRIVERS

       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   Our large swine facility is looking for 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

      The ANDBE HOME has an immediate opening for a Dietary Supervisor. Experience preferred, but will train the right individual. Must be a strong team leader and able to calmly and effectively manage multiple priorities. Full benefit package with excellent salary. Send resume to: Andbe Home, 201 W crane, Norton, Ks 67654 or call for an application, 785-877-2601. EOE
      HOMESTEAD NUTRITION is accepting applications for an Assistant Cook at the Norton Senior meal site Mon-Fri, 10am – 1pm. No evenings, weekends or major holidays. Vacation / sick / holiday pay offered. Please call 1-800-432-7422. EOE.
      WHISPERING PINES RETIREMENT and Assisted Living is now accepting applications for a full time and/or part time Cook in the Dietary Department. Whispering Pines offers competitive wages, holiday pay, overtime pay, meals and vacation. Applications can be obtained by stopping by the facility on west Hwy 36, by calling 785-874-5500 or email wpines@ruraltel.net.
      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

      NORTON CORRECTIONAL FACILITY is seeking a Facility Maintenance Supervisor. This position is full time and works in the area of facility maintenance. Job details are available here. You may call the NCF Human Resource Office, 785-877-6643 to obtain an application or apply online at www.jobs.ks.gov. The job flyer can also be viewed at this website. Online applications can be emailed to ncfhr@doc.ks.gov. The position is open until filled.
     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  

      NORTHERN VALLEY SCHOOLS (USD 212) is accepting applications for a 6th-8th Grade Language Arts Teacher. Applications can be found at http://www.nvhuskies.org on the right hand side of the website.
      NORTHWEST KANSAS COMMUNITY CORRECTIONS is accepting applications for a Peer Support Coordinator. Details of the position and application information is available here.
      NORTHERN VALLEY SCHOOLS (USD 212) is accepting applications for the position of District Treasurer / High School Secretary. Applications can be found at www.nvhuskies.org on the right hand side of website. Position includes working with budgets, human resources, policies, procedures, etc. Working with Fund Accounting software is preferred but not mandatory. Only self-motivated, team players with a “can-do” attitude need apply.
      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.
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     USD 211 has the following position open: Junior High Cheerleader Sponsor. Please apply at the District Office at 105 E Waverly in Norton.
     USD 211 is seeking substitute Crossing Guards. Please contact Jim Jackson at 785-871-1319 if you are interested in this position.
      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 

      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.

     Full Time (3pm – 11pm) Personal Assistant opening at FRONTIER DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas, Inc.) in Norton. Wages start at $9 and increase with experience. Submit applications at http://www.mydsnwk.org or pick up at 1104 N State Street. Call (785) 877-5154 for details.

       NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL is seeking a Director of Nursing to lead our nursing staff. We are a 25-bed progressive critical access hospital. It is our goal to serve the vital need for quality healthcare for our community members in the County and the surrounding area. A full description of the position is available here.

       JILL’S HELPING HANDS is hiring in Norton for a part time attendant. Would help with personal care and homecare. Schedules put out monthly with your input on your days and hours. Must be able to rotate and work all shifts days, evenings and weekends. Very good work environment and must be a team player. Please call Jill’s for an application, 785-622-4254.

OFFICE


      Professional office seeking an Administrative Assistant for 30 hours per week. Must have strong computer skills and be people oriented. Benefits  available include KPERS, health insurance, and paid vacation and sick leave. Please send resume to PO Box 262, Norton, KS 67654.

Seeking an Administrative Assistant to Chief Judge, 17th JUDICIAL DISTRICT, Norton, Kansas. Requires communicating with attorneys to set / keep the judge’s trial calendar; preparing orders; screening calls; completing reports; and travel within the six counties of the judicial district (Decatur, Graham, Norton, Osborne, Phillips and Smith). Must have initiative, independent judgment, and ability to work with confidential information and tight deadlines. Strong secretarial and technology skills a must. Knowledge of court procedure helpful. State of Kansas employee starring at $13.99/hour. Applications are available at Clerk of the Court, Norton County Courthouse; or Kansas Judicial Branch http://www.kscourts.org/pdf/application.pdf. Send cover letter, resume, and completed application to Preston Pratt, Chief Judge, PO Box 70, Norton, KS 67654. EEO / ADA

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.