Category: Work

Custodial worker

Custodial worker needed at Lincoln Jr/Sr High School for approximately eight hours per day and to cover activities. Some weekends may be required. Job description and application may be obtained from the District Office. 133 E. Lincoln Ave / P.O. Box 289 Lincoln, KS 67455 Contact Christi Walter at 785-524-4193 with questions. Applications are due …

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Project Manager/Estimator – Mechanical (available in 6 months)

Street PHE located in Lincoln, Kansas

Street PHE is accepting applications for a Project Manager/Estimator – Mechanical. Estimate projects up to $1 mil+. Manage and motivate 8-15 employees on commercial plumbing/HVAC projects including scheduling, budgeting, coordinating with GC and subcontractors, and communication with management. Quality control and problem-solving skills are necessary. Must be able to determine material and personnel needs to …

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HVAC Technician

Street PHE located in Lincoln, Kansas

Street PHE is accepting applications for an HVAC Technician. Awarded commercial work, immediate need for NATE certified (or equal) HVAC Technicians for new installation and service on residential and commercial projects. Based in north-central Kansas. Equal Opportunity Employer. Starting at $17 per hour, please call for more details or stop by for an application. Street …

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Foreman – Utility Construction projects

Street PHE located in Lincoln, Kansas

Street PHE is accepting applications for a foreman for Utility Construction projects. Must have experience supervising crews, working with City personnel, engineer and inspectors to complete a project on time and as spec’d. Drug testing and physical required. Equal Opportunity Employer. Call for job application and more details. Street Plumbing, Heating & Electric is a …

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Laborers – Waterline construction

Street PHE located in Lincoln, Kansas

Street PHE is accepting applications for laborers for waterline construction. Job is awarded. Need laborers for tasks such as putting pvc pipe together, installing fittings, hand digging around water valves, meters, and fire hydrants, using hand tools, and potholing buried utilities. No experience necessary. Competitive pay and benefits. Pre-employment drug screening and physical required. Starting …

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Heavy Equipment Operator: Utility Construction

Street PHE located in Lincoln, Kansas

Street PHE is accepting applications for a Heavy Equipment Operator for Utility Construction. Project has been awarded. Need equipment operator(s) for an underground utility construction company with experience digging around buried utilities using backhoe, mini-excavator and/or directional drilling equipment for waterline project. Competitive pay and benefits. Experienced operators start at $23.00/hour, can go up with …

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Transportation Bus Driver – Part-Time Per-Need

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Lincoln County, Kansas is accepting applications for a part-time Transportation Bus Driver. This is a per need position. A valid Kansas Driver’s License and basic computer knowledge are required. The Lincoln County Transportation Bus is a full-service bus with daily trips in the Lincoln County area and weekly trips to Salina and other areas. Bus …

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Equipment Operator: Dozer Operator – Full-Time

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Lincoln County, Kansas, is accepting applications for a full-time Dozer Operator. Applicants must be 18 years of age and possess a valid Class “A” CDL Driver’s License with manual transmission or be willing to obtain one within 6 months of employment. Experience with heavy equipment is preferred.  This employee will be assigned primarily to operate …

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EMT, AEMT or Paramedic – Full-Time

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Lincoln County Emergency Medical Services is accepting applications for a full-time EMT, AEMT or Paramedic. This position will work two 24-hour shifts per week, working weekends is a requirement for this position. Applicants must possess a valid Kansas driver’s license and current Kansas EMT or higher certification. Applicants should be highly motivated and work well …

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Maintenance worker

The City of Lincoln Center is accepting applications for a maintenance worker. Benefits include health insurance, life insurance, 10 paid holidays, vacation, sick leave, and KPERS.  Applications will be taken until the position is filled. Job Description and application are available by contacting the City Clerk’s Office: 153 W Lincoln Ave. Lincoln, KS 67455 Phone: …

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Farm Service Agency office Program Technician position

The Lincoln Farm Service Agency has a full time Program Technician position available now

The Lincoln County Farm Service Agency has a permanent full-time Program Technician position available. Salary ranges from $27,030 to $54,670 (CO-3 to CO-7), depending on experience/education. Benefits include health, life, retirement, annual and sick leave. Must be a U.S. citizen. High school graduate or GED. See full vacancy announcement at: http://www.usajobs.gov (type Farm Service Agency …

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Recreation Director

The City of Lincoln Recreation Commission is accepting applications for the position of Recreation Director. This half-time position will plan and organize both youth and adults activities and sports programs. The Lincoln Recreation Department offers an abundance of programs for the youth and adults of Lincoln County, Kansas.  http://lincolnrec.org For application and job description please call …

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Deputy Sheriff – Full-Time Position

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Deputy Sheriff – Full-Time Position Lincoln County is accepting applications for a Full Time Deputy Sheriff. Primary responsibilities include patrolling local cities as well as the rural county, assisting with crime prevention, enforcing traffic laws and regulations, responding to emergency calls, investigating crimes and complaints, providing courtroom security, working in the jail, process services and …

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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)

Medical Records Clerk

Lincoln Park Manor is currently seeking full time Medical Records Clerk. This candidate should possess the following qualities: detailed-oriented, strong organizational and computer skills, self-motivated, good communication skills, and able to take direction and follow thru with assigned tasks. Typical hours are M-F 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Lincoln Park Manor is a 36-bed all …

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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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Museum Director

Lincoln County Historical Society Museum Complex

The Lincoln County Historical Society is looking for a part-time Museum Director to oversee the day-to-day operations of the museum, including but not limited to: Maintaining a presence in the museum when it is open to the public. Ensure that artifacts are properly cared for, manage storage, conservation and record-keeping associated with artifacts and follow …

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Social Services Designee

Lincoln Park Manor has a current opening for a full-time Social Services Designee. This candidate works closely with the Lincoln Park Manor philosophy and residents’ rights.  Candidate must be able to work with families and staff, be detail oriented, be a good listener and able to implement practical solutions to challenges. Lincoln Park Manor is …

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Jailer

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Lincoln County, Kansas, is accepting applications for a full-time Jailer. This position is responsible for the daily management of inmates while maintaining safety and security within the jail. Duties include, but are not limited to: Documenting and maintaining records of inmate activities. Addressing inmate requests. Escorting inmates to and from court, medical visits and visitation. …

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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.

Ag Loan Officer

The Bank of Tescott

Excellent opportunity working with a very family oriented bank serving rural communities for over 130 years. The Bank of Tescott has built its reputation on personal service and community involvement. This position will involve managing an existing loan portfolio and requires a solid understanding of the banking industry as well as crop and cattle production. …

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Full-time CNA

Lincoln Park Manor has a current opening for a full-time CNA for the 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. shift. Come join us. We are building an awesome team. Pay starts at $11.66 per hour with no experience, a higher wage for those with experience, and shift differential offered for evening and night shifts. Lincoln Park …

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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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Truck Driver / Equipment Set-up

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Lincoln Farm Supply is looking for a Truck Driver / Equipment Set-up employee. This candidate possesses a valid driver’s license, CDL license, and medical card, and will be subject to random drug testing through a pool system. This is an hourly paid position, with overtime, and per diem for road travel when out overnight. Most travel …

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HR Supervisor & Safety Officer

The ideal HR Supervisor can be a leader in helping to administer and communicate company policies, procedures, practices, and programs and provide advice and direction employees, as well as train and maintain a safety program in support of company policy.

Welders

Candidate has passed a 1-G Limited steel weld test. Must join, fabricate and repair metals and other materials by applying appropriate welding techniques. Multiple positions are available including Welder Level 1, Welder Level 2 and Welder Level 3.

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.

Human Resource Officer

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Lincoln County is accepting applications for a full-time Human Resource Officer. The Human Resource Officer will be responsible for employee recruitment and hiring, training and development, employee relations, payroll processing & benefit management for Lincoln County. Qualified candidate must have prior experience and knowledge regarding employment law and competencies listed above in addition to above average oral and written communications skills. They must be …

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Ambulance Director

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Lincoln County EMS is accepting applications for a Part-Time, with the potential of Full-Time, Ambulance Director. We are looking for a motivated, committed individual to join our team. The ideal candidate will have extensive EMS operational knowledge, along with supervisory/management experience. Applicants must possess a valid Kansas Driver’s License and, at minimum, current EMT Kansas certification. A physical capacity profile must be completed by successful candidate. Application, …

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Registered Nurses (PRN)

Lincoln County Hospital is seeking a Registered Nurse who has a passion for providing the highest quality of care with compassion and integrity. Lincoln County Hospital is a 14-bed Critical Access Hospital with a newly updated facility that features a state of the art Emergency Department utilizing Avera E-emergency Telemedicine. This assists our nurses and …

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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*

The Northwest Kansas Economic Innovation Center, Inc. (NWKEICI) is spearheading an initiative called “Rural & Remote” with the goal of connecting residents in Lincoln County and other northwest KS counties to job opportunities elsewhere in the region, state and country. The Rural & Remote program is able to assist individuals with varying degrees of experience …

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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)

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.

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 woman starts local catering business

Catering with Grace cutlines: Catering with Grace, founded by Alisha DeWitt, has been providing catering services to Lincoln County since August 2017.

Catering with Grace, founded by Alisha DeWitt, has been providing catering services to Lincoln County since August 2017. DeWitt, who has been involved in the food industry for over 15 years, creates and designs a customized, homemade menu for each customer based on their desires and needs. (photo by John Baetz)

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