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Employment Opportunities

Kansas City is a growing metropolis with a strong job market. Below are a few local job search engine links that might be helpful to you when looking for a job in the Kansas City area:

In addition to the links above, you will find below some specific employment opportunities that have been sent to us for posting on the NTS website. 

Are you an employer that is interested in having your employment opportunity listed on the NTS website? Please fill out the employment form here to have your opportunity listed.  For additional questions, email alumni@nts.edu or call 800.831.3011, ext. 5433.

Wednesday
Aug032016

Full-time Development Coordinator: Connection for Good

Connecting For Good is hiring!

CFG is currently seeking applicants for a full time Development Coordinator position.  This is a 1 year role, which will generate funding and increase community visibility for our services focused on closing the digital divide. This position manages donor relation activities, creates marketing and appeals materials, and related internal/external communications. The AmeriCorps VISTA term begins August 2016 and ends July 2017.  For more information, and to view the complete job description, click here<http://connectingforgood.us4.list-manage.com/track/click?u=7aea3cf4dd3d5c8285bf0c71c&id=311ba04eb0&e=5594e4fee9>. 

Interested applicants must complete the online application through AmeriCorps by July 5.

Wednesday
Aug032016

Handy Persons for Odd Jobs

POSITION/JOB TITLE: Handy Persons for Odd Jobs
HOURS: Hours vary per project
WAGE TYPE: $10/hour

Looking for people with any skills relating to:

·         Painting (Indoor and outdoor)

·         Electrical work

·         Experience with hardware and fixtures

·         Yard work

·         Plumbing

·         Carpentry

·         Flooring

·         Any other handy skill

CONTACT INFORMATION
CONTACT NAME: Norma Smith
CONTACT PHONE: 816-333-5278
COMPANY/EMPLOYER ADDRESS: 6609 Walrond Ave. | KCMO | 64132

Wednesday
Aug032016

Overnight Caregiver for our Mom; 143rd and Nall

POSITION/JOB TITLE: Overnight Caregiver for our Mom; 143 & Nall
HOURS: 12 per week; one night a week
WAGE TYPE:  $115/night

JOB DESCRIPTION: Caregiver for my mother (95 years-old) for one night a week. She is currently a resident at Grace of Leewood and needs someone to stay with her overnight.

CONTACT INFORMATION
COMPANY/EMPLOYER NAME: Frank McKee
COMPANY/EMPLOYER ADDRESS: 5201 W 143 St (address of Grace of Leewood - my mother’s residence)
CONTACT NAME: Frank McKee
CONTACT PHONE: 913-515-2857

Wednesday
Aug032016

Package Handler: UPS

POSITION/JOB TITLE : Package Handler 
HOURS : Part-time (more than 20 hrs.) 
WAGE TYPE : Hourly (tuition reimbursement available as well - see additional comments below)
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS/PREFERENCE : No educational minimum required 

JOB DESCRIPTION : To unload and load parcels weighing up to 70 pounds each.

JOB REQUIREMENTS : Must be able to: 
• Bend, stoop, crouch, squat, crawl, climb, stand, walk, and turn/pivot
􀂃 Part-time, 3-5 hours per day, 5 days per week 
• Ability to work varying shifts, additional hours and/or overtime depending on service needs 
• Report to work on a regular and timely basis and complete the scheduled workday on a consistent basis 
• Lift, lower, push, pull, leverage, and manipulate equipment and/or packages weighing up to 70 pounds • Lift and lower packages while “unloading” at a rate of 700 to 1,300 packages per hour and while “loading” at a rate of 500 to 1,200 packages per hour 
• Assist in moving packages up to 150 pounds 
• Grasp and maintain control of packages 
• Read label information 
• Lift packages to heights above the shoulder and lower packages to foot level as appropriate 
• Perform tasks using simple hand grasping, fine hand manipulation and reach associated with assigned tasks such as paperwork, use of a computer or other data device, including hand-held scanners 
• Operate powered equipment including extended belts and loading devices 
• Have a sufficient ability to communicate, through sight, hearing, and/or otherwise, to perform assigned tasks and maintain proper job safety conditions 
• Work at elevated heights, in enclosed spaces and on uneven walk surfaces 
• Work in an environment with variable temperatures and humidity; exposure to dust, dirt, and noise; and confined work area 
• Work cooperatively in a diverse work environment 
• Demonstrate cognitive ability to follow directions and routines; work independently with appropriate judgment; exhibit spatial awareness; read words and numbers; concentrate, memorize, and recall; identify logical connections and determine sequence of response; and process up to 2-3 steps ahead 
• Perform other functions that may be assigned

COMPANY/EMPLOYER NAME : UPS COMPANY
EMPLOYER ADDRESS : 223 N. James St.|Kansas City|Kansas|66118|US 
CONTACT NAME : Kimberly Jeter 
CONTACT PHONE : (913) 573-4765 
CONTACT EMAIL : kjeter@ups.com

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/COMMENTS :

Applications can be completed at www.upsjobs.com

Opportunity for tuition reimbursement: $2625/semester; $5250/year; $25,000 life time cap.

Wednesday
Aug032016

Direct Care Staff: Shelterwood Academy

POSITION/JOB TITLE : Direct Care Staff 
HOURS : Other 
WAGE TYPE : Paid internship 
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS/PREFERENCE : Some college preferred 
JOB DESCRIPTION : Live and work for a minimum year as a Mentor with our teenagers. We are located just east of Kansas City, Missouri in Independence, Missouri. You must be at least 21 years of age.

Click here to view specifics about our program.

JOB REQUIREMENTS : Experience working or volunteering with teenagers is very helpful. An undergraduate degree is preferred. Candidates must be 21 years old.

COMPANY/EMPLOYER NAME : Shelterwood Academy 
COMPANY/EMPLOYER ADDRESS : 3205 N. Twyman Rd.|Independence|MO|64058|US 
CONTACT NAME : Greg Stone 
CONTACT PHONE : (816) 812-2464 
CONTACT EMAIL : gstone@shelterwood.org 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/COMMENTS : Due to HIPAA regulations we do operate a closed campus, but visitors are welcome to set an appointment to visit campus M-F 10AM-3PM.

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