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Halstead, KS 67056

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Posted 9/6/2018

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Updated 9.6.18



 • SHOP/YARD HELP. Kropf Lumber. 620-327-4951.

 • LABOR. Darling International. Labors 2nd , 3rd shifts. Starting Pay 17.03. Health Insurance, 401K. Apply at 2155 N. Mosley, Wichita Ks. 67214

 • SALEM HOME. We have openings for: Our Help wanted needs are currently:

C.N.A: FT night shift, PT evening shift,  Med Aide, PT Evening,  PT/PRN Charge nurse

 • HALSTEAD AREA. 20-30 hours per week position. Duties include assembling boxes, packaging orders, preparing orders for shipment, along with some clerical and light cleaning duties. Must be able to lift 20-25 pounds, be able to walk up and down stairs. Must have own transportation and be reliable. Must be a self starter and able to work independently. The atmosphere is laid back, but very, very busy. Work hours are 10am-2pm M-F, though Mondays might be longer. Position is available in rural Halstead.  Send resume to or drop resume for this job at Harvey County Independent.

HOUSEKEEPING. Schowalter Villa, Bluestem Communities has a full-time housekeeping position with excellent benefits. Must be motivated self-starter and team player. Come join our team at Schowalter Villa!

Please apply online at Position located at 200 W. Cedar, Hesston, KS, 67062. 620-327-3400.

• TRANSPORT DRIVER—Community Corrections. Harvey/McPherson County Community Corrections is seeking a part-time position for the transport of juveniles and adults in agency vehicles to and from treatment facilities throughout the state of Kansas, Sedgwick County programs, court hearings, etc. Qualifications include a high school diploma or GED; valid Kansas Class C driver’s license, and a good driving record. Preference will be given to individuals having law enforcement and/or corrections experience.

Applications available in personnel office of McPherson County Courthouse or online at Position open until filled. $10 hour. EOE.

• DARLING INTERNATIONAL. Labor Second and Third shifts. Starting Pay $17.03, Health Insurance, 401K. Apply at 2155 N. Mosley, Wichita Ks. 67214.

EXCEL. Join the team at Excel Industries, a premiere employer in Harvey County! We are hiring for the following positions: Assemblers, Fabricators, Welders. 1st shift hours 6:30 a.m.-3 p.m. and 2nd shift hours 3:30 p.m.-2 a.m. We offer competitive pay, excellent benefits and shift differential for 2nd shif positions. Apply on our new career website: EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

• The Farmers Co-operative in Halstead, Kansas has an opening for a spray rig driver. We are looking for a self-motivated candidate who must be a team player with a positive attitude. Would prefer this candidate have experience in agriculture and have a CDL, but are willing to train the right individual. We offer excellent insurance and retirement benefits as well as bonus opportunities. Contact Ed at 316-835-2261 or email resume to


The City of Mount Hope is seeking applications for one full-time position in the Public Works Department, specifically a city maintenance position. The position will involve, but not be limited to, utility service maintenance, street work and general maintenance of city equipment and property.

Minimum Qualifications

• High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

• One (1) year of experience related to construction, maintenance or   repair. 

• Any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides knowledge of equipment, facilities, materials, methods and procedures used in maintenance, construction and repair activities. 

• Must have valid State Driver’s license.

• Physical requirement: must be able to lift 75 pounds.

• KDHE Certifications in water and waste water preferred.

• Proven experience with high voltage preferred.

How to Apply / Contact

Qualified applicants may apply at Mount Hope City Hall (112 W. Main Street, Mount Hope, KS 67108) Mon. – Fri. from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.  Applications may be downloaded online at  or by calling 316-661-2211.  Applications may be submitted in person or mailed to:  City of Mount Hope; PO Box 10, Mount Hope, KS 67108, or by fax (316) 661-2212.  Application Deadline: Opened until filled.

Employment subject to background check and drug screen.

For a complete Job Description, please contact the city office.

EOE/ADA/Drug Screen

• GREAT PLAINS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION is accepting applications for a full-time bookkeeper/teller position. Qualified applicants should possess previous bookkeeping, customer service and cash handling experience. Organization, attention to detail and accuracy required. Apply in person at Great Plains Federal Credit Union, 110 West D, Hillsboro, KS 67063. EOE. Member NCUA.



 • ELROSE APARTMENTS Hesston. 1 and 2BR available. 620-327-3199.

 • HESSTON. 2 bd Utilities Paid Stove, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Garage 

No Pets.  Please call 620-327-8888.

 • 4-PLEX APARTMENT. Hesston. 108 Cherry Hills Ct. 2-bedroom, 1 bath, kitchen appliances, washer and dryer, central heat/air, $450 month. Water, sewer, trash paid. References and deposit required. 316-282-8042.

 • DUPLEX. Large 3-bedroom duplex in Hesston. 13/4 bath, kitchen appliances, central air/heat, laundry hookups. $750 month. References and deposit required. 316-282-8042.



• Refinished four-drawer dresser with mirror. $95. 316-772-2924. Halstead area.

New bandsaw ¾ HP 12-inch $325 (half of retail). Also three 300 gallon fuel tanks $65 each or offer. Windmill towers. 316-772-2924



 • WALLPAPERING and painting since 1973. Free estimates. Carol S. Birch. 620-327-2274.



 • HESSTON. 216 Weaver. 2BD, 2BA, 1532 sq. ft. with lots of built-ins. Mature trees, large lot. Storage building, 25x15. Irrigation well. Ideal location. Owners, 316-799-2047.



Inman’s Santa Fe Days 2018. Enjoy a family-friendly, small town fall festival on Saturday, September 22, 2018. Most activities run 9 am to 2 pm in the downtown area. Kids'

fishing derby 3 pm to 5 pm. For more information, check out Inman Community Events on Facebook.

Tour of Santa Fe Trail Sites. For a mere $10 per vehicle, you and your best friends can take a guided tour of several sites on the Santa Fe Trail. Learn why these sites helped make area history!

For more information, check out Inman Community Events on Facebook.

CHILDCARE. Questions, Concerns, Complaints about Child Care in Harvey County? Call the

Harvey County Health Dept. at 283-1637 or 800-414-4244

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