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Posted 8/16/2018

To advertise: 620-327-4831 or

Updated 8.16.18



• AGCO AGCO is a Fortune 300, global leader focused on the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery. AGCO supports more productive farming through a full line of tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage equipment, tillage, implements, grain storage, and protein production systems, as well as related replacement parts.

Our Hesston locations is taking applications for:

• General Maintenance Positions

• Machinist Positions

• Fabrication Operator Positions

• Engineer Technician Position

AGCO offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package that includes job advancement and promotion opportunities. Hourly Pay Rates range from $144.5/hr. to $27.90/hr depending on positions and level of experience.

For job descriptions and to apply online, please visit

Candidates may also apply in person at the Hesston Location (420 W. Lincoln Boulevard)

For more information call 620-327-6298

To be considered for Positions – All Sections of the Application Must Be Completed


AGCO is an equal opportunity employer.



• SALEM HOME. Positions open:


FT night shift

PT evening shift

Med Aide

PT Evening

PT/PRN Charge nurse

 Applications can be obtained at


704 S. Ash, Hillsboro, KS 67063

Can also Fax Resume to 620-947-1465 Attn: Julie


• MAINTENANCE. The city of Hesston has openings for:

Parks/golf maintenance staff, F/T with benefits

Golf Course maintenance staff P/T and F/T seasonal

Job descriptions, wages and benefits can be viewed at under the heading “How Do I” or call 620-327-2956.

 • PUBLIC WORKS. The City of Hesston is seeking an exceptional Director of Public Works. As part of the management team, this newly created position reports directly to the City Administrator and will manage the overall operation of a newly organized Public Works Department comprised of Utilities and Streets and management of the GIS, Planning and Zoning, and code enforcement and compliance. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in public administration, business, or closely related field, 3-5 years public works experience and a minimum of 3 years in a supervisory role. Salary and benefits are highly competitive and commensurate with experience. Qualified candidate must pass pre-employment background check, reference check and drug screen. Qualified applicants must submit a completed City of Hesston employment application, resume and letter of interest to Gary Emry, City Administrator. Application packets are available at Hesston City Hall, 115 E. Smith, Hesston, KS 67062; or online at or by calling (620) 327-4412

 • LAWN/LANDSCAPE TECHNICIAN. Immediate Opening @ PLI Scapes

Full-time/permanent position w/ benefits. Medical insurance, holidays, paid time off, simple IRA w/ 3% match. Apply in person at 905 N. Vanguard, McPherson or online at EOE

 • LOCAL TORTILLA MANUFACTURER (MAMA LUPE’S) has immediate need for flexible production workers.  Stable work history and ability to stand, bend and lift for 8 hours is required.  Openings on 1st 2nd and 3rd  shifts.  Advancement opportunities available. Paid vacations/holidays, 401(k), health&dental. Apply at Tortilla King. 249 23rd Ave, Moundridge KS, 9am-4pm Mon-Fri or submit resume to

 • INDUSTRIAL MAITENANCE TECHNICIAN * –Opening for industrial maintenance technicians 2nd & 3rd shifts. Applicants must have three years of experience performing repairs and preventive maintenance on processing production lines and auxiliary equipment. Applicants must have good skills on mechanical, electrical, pneumatics, hydraulics and controls. As well as trouble shooting and problem solving skills. Strong electrical skills a plus. Person needs to be a team player, a self-starter; self motivated and have good interpersonal skills. Starting wages based on experience. Health/Dental/401(k), paid vacations and holidays.  Please apply in person at Tortilla King, Inc., 249 23^rd Ave. Moundridge, KS 67107 or send resume to

• DRIVER. 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

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



• 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.

 • HESSTON. 2BR townhouse. 316-284-4202.

 • HESSTON. House for rent. 4BD, 2 bath, 2-car garage, washer/dryer hookups, fridge and stove provided, $750/month with $500. No smoking/pets. Call 620-951-0110.

 •  MOUNDRIDGE. 4 Bedroom Home For Rent in Moundridge. Rent, Deposit and Renters Insurance.  No Animals or Smokers. 620-345-6429.



 • BOAT. 3-seat pedal boat. Good condition. $250. One Bighorn saddle $150, and one lightweight Weaver saddle $100, both in good condition. Halstead. 316-284-4454 or 316-284-1205.

 • 4-HOUR SALE. Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Many items on sale at 50 percent off tagged price from items not sold on 7/21 sale.

Includes: OId and antique items as hardware, tools, milk cans and buckets, lights, barns doors, house screens, doors, windows, yard décor, barn lumber, tin, etc. Farm-related hardware, tools, cattle feeders, windill towers and much more New Craftsman bandsaw on stand, round oak table and other furniture at 20 percent off.

Selling at 14925 SW 25th ST.

Halstead, Milfred Dirks

 • 2 DORM REFRIGERATORS. $35 each. 316-641-7572.



• LAWN MOWING: Cutting yards in Harvey County and Moundridge. Call for pricing and scheduling and get your yard looking FABULOUS. 316-217-3508.

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



 • LEASE AVAILABLE. Prime retail market location available. Excellent visibility with good traffic count in rural sized community. Proven success for automotive market with possibility for other ventures. Building currently hosts automotive shop equipment for immediate lease starting July 1st. Individuals looking for business opportunity in a solid market contact 316-204.3556.



 • HESSTON. Aug. 17-18. 5-7 and 7a-1. 116 E. Knott. Multi-family sale. Lots of boys clothes, toys, misc.