Category Archives: Kansas

Rep. Lynn Jenkins planning job fair in Topeka.

TOPEKA, Kan. — Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins will host her annual job fair from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m on Oct. 15 at the Kansas Expocentre Ag Hall in Topeka. The event is open to the public and any business with jobs to fill. “The job fair is an opportunity f ...

Rep. Lynn Jenkins job fair set for Oct. 13 in Pittsburg.

PITTSBURG, Kan. — Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins will host her annual job fair from 9 a.m. to noon on Oct. 13 at the Memorial Auditorium in Pittsburg. The event is open to the public and any business with jobs to fill. “The job fair is an opportunity f ...

LeaseTeam office landing in Overland Park.

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Software and business solutions company LeaseTeam is opening a new office in Overland Park. The company expects the office to ultimately create 15 jobs. Based in Omaha, Nebraska, LeaseTeam was listed as one of Inc. magazine’s ...

Sprouts Farmers Market springing up in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — Natural and organic grocery chain Sprouts Farmers Market is opening a new location in Piccadilly Square in Wichita. Though no specific opening date was given, the store is expected to open in late 2016. The 30,000-square-foot grocery wi ...

Workforce development programs growing in Kansas.

KANSAS — Thanks to a U.S. Department of Labor Workforce Innovation Fund grant, more workforce development programs are being offered in Kansas. The $5,597,365, which is being administered by the Kansas Department of Commerce, will provide job seekers w ...

FedEx distribution center ready to roll in Bel Aire.

BEL AIRE, Kan. — FedEx Ground is opening its expanded distribution center at the Sunflower Commerce Park in Bel Aire. The facility will employ 200 people and host a fleet of 113 trucks. Fed Ex officials say the new, 180,000-square-foot distribution c ...

Tenawa Haven Processing Plant opening in Haven.

HAVEN, Kan. — The Tenawa Haven Processing Plant is Haven is celebrating its grand opening in Haven. The plant, which required an investment of several hundred million dollars, is creating 10 jobs. At full capacity, the Tenawa Haven Gas Plant will be ...

Osawatomie State Hospital is hiring.

OSAWATOMIE, Kan. — Osawatomie State Hospital (OSH) is hiring for a variety of positions in Osawatomie. To help fill those jobs, the facility is hosting a job fair from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 23 at the hospital, 500 State Hospital Dr. OSH is hiring f ...

Blooom expansion sprouting new jobs in Leawood.

LEAWOOD, Kan. — Retirement fund advisory service platform provider Blooom is expanding in Leawood. The company, which is tripling its current footprint in Leawood, is also planning to hire for about 10 jobs. Blooom is seeking to hire sales professionals ...

Netelligent connecting expansion in Overland Park.

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — St. Louis-based technology solutions provider Netelligent Corporation is expanding its operations with a new office in Overland Park. The regional office will expand the company’s sales effort in the Kansas City area. “We a ...

FMI expansion taking off in Park City.

PARK CITY, Kan. — Thanks to growing demand in the commercial aerospace sector, Park City-based aviation supplier FMI Inc. is expanding. The company is planning to add an additional production facility and 100 jobs in the next year. FMI officials said t ...