CORIZON HEALTH at Norton Correctional Facility is seeking a Master’s Level Mental Health Counselor. Are you ready to enter the rewarding and stimulating field of correctional mental health? Come help us provide assessment, individual therapy, group therapy, and consultation services to male inmates in a secure, dynamic environment. GREAT SALARY! NO BILLABLE HOURS! $5,000 HIRING BONUS! RELOCATION ASSISTANCE may be available. Minimal on call commitment. Flexible schedule with evenings, weekends, and holidaysCorizon Health
Northern Valley Schools is accepting applications for a 6th - 12th Grade Teacher with an emphasis in PE, Social Studies, and/or Computers. We have a competitive salary, supportive community and operate on a four day week. Applications can be picked up in the District Office or at www.nvhuskies.org. If interested, please fill out an application and return to Ken Tharman at the District Office.Northern Valley Grade School
Position #: K0228960 Salary Range: Unclassified ($41,870.40 - $57,000.00 Annual) Vacancy Close Date: July 11, 2020 4:30 pm Application Deadline: July 14, 2020 4:30 pm A printable PDF copy of the position details is available here. JOB DUTY DESCRIPTION: This is advanced professional accounting work in the maintenance, review, and control of financial records and fiscal programs. Work involves the responsibility for directing an accounting sub-system or fiscal activity; assisting in the management ofNorton Correctional Facility
Valley Hope is seeking applications for a Full-Time Accounts Receivable Specialist I. This opportunity will be located at Valley Hope Home Office in beautiful Norton, KS. Qualifications for the opportunity are a high school diploma and 6 months of work experience in an office or medical office setting. If interested submit resume/questions to firstname.lastname@example.org or apply at https://valleyhope.org/careers.Valley Hope Association
Colby Community College (CCC) is accepting applications for a full-time Adult Education Instructor to begin in July 2020, This position provides high school equivalency GED and transition skills instruction within the Norton Correctional Facility by delivering instruction, training, and assessments. The instructor assists students in preparing for transitioning to career/post-secondary courses while studying to obtain high school equivalency completion and developing skills that will enhance their abilitiesColby Community College Norton Campus
USD 211 is seeking full time Bus Drivers and Substitute Bus Drivers for the 2020-2021 school year. For more information contact Jim Jackson at 785-871-1319. Applications are available at the District Office, 105 E Waverly. USD 211 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Norton Community Schools
USD 212 NORTHERN VALLEY is accepting applications for a route Bus Driver. Candidates must be 21 years or older, possess a Commercial Class A or B driver’s license (with passenger endorsement), and have no major traffic violations in the last 10 years. First Aid/CPR Classes, Defensive Driving, Physicals, and Bus Driver Safety meetings are provided and paid for by the District. If interested, application may be picked-up at the District Office or at www.nvhuskies.org. Applications should be returned to KenNorthern Valley Schools
KANSASLAND TIRE – Norton has immediate openings for a Certified Mechanic/Alignment Technician and a General Service Technician. We are looking for energetic people to join our team. We offer many benefits such as “Blue Cross/Blue Shield” health insurance, 401k retirement, uniforms, life insurance policy, vacation pay, holiday pay, just to name a few. We will also train the right person for the right job. Stop by Kansasland Tire east of Norton, north of the viaduct, to pick up an application. You can find usKansasland Tire Company, Inc.
Norton County Hospital has a new career opportunity for a Chief of Clinical Operations. This full-time position will be responsible for the medical portion of administration to increase efficiency, compliance with policies, clinical protocols and regulatory requirements. The Chief of Clinical Operations is also responsible for planning, directing, evaluating all medical activities within the facility in coordination with Medical Staff. Major Responsibilities include but are not limited to theNorton County Hospital
Prairie Dog Golf Club is accepting applications for a part-time clubhouse bartender. Flexible hours in a friendly environment. Experience is preferred but not required. Applications are available at PDGC Clubhouse or by calling (785) 874-8053Prairie Dog Golf Club and Course
WHISPERING PINES RETIREMENT and ASSISTED LIVING is now accepting applications for full time CNAs for all shifts. If you are interested in providing care for the elderly, please contact Whispering Pines as soon as possible. Whispering Pines offers competitive wages, holiday pay, overtime pay, meals and vacation. Applications can be obtained by stopping by the facility on West Hwy 36, or by email at email@example.com.Whispering Pines Retirement and Assisted Living
NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL has an employment opportunity for a part time night shift CNA to join our healthcare team. This is an opportunity to work with acute care, surgical, and skilled levels of care. This position does patient registration when needed and includes a rotating weekend and holiday schedule.Benefit package may include paid time off (PTO) and KPERS retirement, life insurance, and long-term disability depending on hours worked.Applications can be picked up at the Hospital Admissions Desk,Norton County Hospital
Norton County Hospital has a part time employment opportunity in our Dietary Department. The primary hours of this position will be 11:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and will be scheduled in the weekend and holiday rotation. Weekend and holiday shifts also include additional differential pay. Duties include helping with lunch and preparing supper as well as department cleaning. Some weekly hours may be scheduled during the 5:30am-2:00pm when necessary and would also assist with breakfast. Available part timeNorton County Hospital
The Andbe Home is under new management and looking for a full time and part time Dining Room Aides. Must be energetic, self-motivated, dependable, highly motivated with good decision making skills for a 6 am to 2 pm with every other weekend. AND have an appreciation for the elderly population. Good benefit package for full time, including sick, vacation after 1 year, health insurance, life insurance and IRA plan. Candidates must be able to pass drug screening and background check with good references. AtAndbe Home, Inc.
USD 211 is seeking candidates for a long-term substitute for Early Childhood Development. Interested? To fill out an application please contact the Unified Office at 105 E Waverly, 785-877-3386. USD 211 is an equal opportunity employer.Eisenhower Elementary School
The City of Norton, Kansas, is accepting applications for the position of Electric Distribution Supervisor, to supervise and participate in the operation, installation, maintenance and repair of overhead and underground electrical distribution systems and electrical maintenance of various city buildings and facilities. A Kansas Driver's License is required and must possess a Commercial Driver's License within six months of hire date. The complete job description, education/experience requirements, and jobCity of Norton
Role: To serve as a vital member of the operations staff to ensure and maintain the integrity of the electrical distribution system. Engineering knowledge and judgement will be utilized to convey accurate information and necessary system requirements for both the present and future. Reports to: Operations Manager Oversees: Non-supervisory position Responsibilities: A. Operations 1. Serve as the system administrator for the SCADA system. i. Monitor daily operations to maintain soundPrairie Land Electric Cooperative, Inc.
ALMENA AGRI SERVICES, INC is seeking applicants for a full-time Elevator Employee with a CDL to join our team. We are located in Almena, Ks. Our company is a diverse grain elevator that handles grain, provides agronomy services, Pioneer Seed products, commercial fertilizers and other ag chemicals. Follow this link to the full job description and application:Almena Agri Service
HUSKY HOGS, LLC is looking for a full-time Farrower to work the night shifts. Two shifts available: 3 pm to midnight and 11 pm to 8 am. We offer competitive wages, shift differential, and benefits including: health insurance, safety and longevity bonuses, and paid vacation! Please call Marianne at 785-854-7666 for a confidential interview.–Husky Hogs LLC
Your career starts now and WE'RE HIRING!! We are looking for self-motivated, energetic, goal-oriented applicants to fill our Shop Manger position. Subway offers great benefits including: Health, Dental, and Life Insurance; Flex Spending, Dependent Care Flex Plan, Weekly Payroll, 50% Employee Meal Discount, 401K with Matching, Earned Time Off and Holiday. JOIN OUR TEAM! Apply online at rcisubs.com or in person today!!Subway Sandwiches & Salads
The Norton Sleep Inn & Suites has an immediate opening for part time front desk staff. Applicants must be good with people and have basic computer knowledge. Position could include both 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 3 to 11 p.m. shifts. Apply in person at 201 E Holme. Applications can be picked up at the front desk. Resumes can also be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOESleep Inn & Suites
The ANDBE HOME, a 68 bed facility, has immediate openings for the following positions:LPN: full-time and part-time 2 pm to 10 pmRN: full-time and part-time 2 pm to 10 pmCNA: full-time and part-time 2 pm to 10 pmRestorative Therapy RN: full time (4 days per week, day shift with every other weekend 2-10 shift on the floor) These are immediate positions to be filled. Excellent benefits offered along with new competitive starting hourly wages: 2-10 shifts are $1 more per hour, 10-6 are $1.25 more perAndbe Home, Inc.
WHITNEY CONSTRUCTION & FARMS is seeking a Heavy Equipment Operator. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license; CDL a plus. Starting wage based on experience. Benefits included in wage package are vacation, holiday pay, and health insurance. Contact Doug Whitney at 785-567-7785.Whitney Construction and Farms, Inc.
The Andbe Home is seeking full-time Housekeepers for Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday from 6am to 2pm shift. Differential pay, Holiday rotation and weekend incentive pay applicable. Successful applicant must be a reliable individual and willing to learn. Under new management. At this time, please call for an application (785) 877-2601 or more information. We can also mail or email an application or meet you at the door to give you one. 201 W Crane in Norton. .Andbe Home, Inc.
Norton County Hospital has a full-time or part-time employment opportunity in our Environmental Services department. Environmental Services staff are responsible for cleaning all areas of the hospital, clinic and facilities. The full-time position is scheduled 8-hour shifts and has rotating weekend and holiday schedules which include differential pay. Shift start times will vary based on duties assigned. Part-time shifts will vary. Benefit package includes paid time off (PTO); BCBS health insurance; andNorton County Hospital
Valley Hope is accepting applications for aFull-Time Human Resource Coordinator I. This great opportunity is based at the Valley Hope Home Office in beautiful Norton, KS. As a HR Coordinator I, you will become an integral part of the Human Resource Team! Qualified candidates will have a minimum of a high school diploma and 3+ years’ experience in administrative & clinical field.Interested? Submit resumes/questions to email@example.com. Apply at https://valleyhope.org/careersValley Hope Association
Northern Valley Schools, USD 212, is accepting applications for the positions of K-12 Music and 5-12 Band Teachers. We operate on a four-day week and offer a competitive salary, plus benefits. Applications can be found at www.nvhuskies.org on the right hand side of the website. Please return applications to Ken Tharman or the district office, 512 W Bryant, Almena, KS 67622Northern Valley Middle School
ANDBE HOME has a full-time Laundry position. Hours are 6 am to 2 pm Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. Differential pay, Incentive pay and Holiday rotation applicable. Must be reliable and willing to learn. Please call for an application at this time (785) 877-2601 or for more information. We can mail or email you an application, or meet you at the door to give you one. .Andbe Home, Inc.
Norton County Hospital has an immediate, full-time career opportunity for a Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker (LSCSW). The LSCSW will provide quality clinical behavioral health services including comprehensive diagnostic behavioral health assessments, interventions, education, advocacy, referrals and consultations primarily for patients of Norton Medical Clinic. Candidate will also provide services for Norton County Hospital and community partners, as needed. Responsibilities include, but areNorton County Hospital
WHISPERING PINES RETIREMENT and ASSISTED LIVING is now accepting applications for full time LPN’s for 6am to 6pm and 6pm to 6am shifts, and/or part time for all shifts. If you are interested in providing care for the elderly, please contact Whispering Pines as soon as possible. Whispering Pines offers competitive wages, holiday pay, overtime pay, meals and vacation. Applications can be obtained by stopping by our facility of West Hwy 36, or call 785-874-5500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.Whispering Pines Retirement and Assisted Living
NATOMA MANUFACTURING CORPORATION currently has an opening for an individual who would like to work in a friendly, controlled, and relaxed environment. Natoma Manufacturing Corporation has a current opening for a Machinist and Quality Inspector Trainee. Candidates should be detail-oriented, have basic math skills, and demonstrate the ability to work in a fast-paced and highly diverse environment. We offer on the job training so experience is not necessary. High school diploma, GED, or equivalent experienceNatoma Manufacturing Corporation, Inc.
The City of Almena is looking for a self-directed and dependable part time Maintenance Worker. Duties will include dumping trash, mowing and trimming, and assisting the City Operator with other duties as assigned. Job requires bending, twisting, walking and lifting up to 60 lbs. unassisted. Valid unrestricted drivers license is required. Interested applicants need to complete an application which can be obtained at the City Office, located at 421 Main Street in Almena, Monday - Friday from 8 am to 1 pm, orCity of Almena
Prairie Land Electric Cooperative has an immediate job opening for a Manager of Accounting. The Manager of Accounting is a supervisory position and must be able to communicate effectively, maintain a working relationship with all departments, and obtain skills in developing plans, procedures, and goals. Under the general supervision of the Director of Finance, the Manager of Accounting oversees and reviews statistical and financial reports required for the effective operation and management of thePrairie Land Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Valley Hope is accepting applications for a Full-Time Master Level Counselor II for our Norton residential facility. Qualifications for the opportunity are a Master’s degree in Behavioral Health, licensed as an alcohol and drug treatment counselor in the state of Kansas, and have 1 year behavioral healthcare clinical counseling or case management work experience. Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact, conquering addiction one patient and family at a time? SubmitValley Hope of Norton
Norton County Hospital has a full-time employment opportunity for a Patient Access Representative in the Norton Medical Clinic. Primary responsibilities include greeting and assisting visitors, scheduling clinic appointments, registering patients, insurance verifications, point of service payment explanation including collections, and answering patient questions. The Patient Access Representative is often the first person visitors see at the facility. This applicant must have excellent customer serviceNorton County Hospital
Norton County Hospital has a full-time employment opportunity for a Medical Technologist in our Laboratory department. Applicant should be an MT or MLT with an ASCP certification or eligible for certification. New graduates are encouraged to apply. Normal schedule is 36-40 hours per week with rotating on-call schedule for nights, weekends and holidays. Applicant must be organized, detail-oriented, have excellent communication, customer service and computer skills, and be able to multi-task. Full TimeNorton County Hospital
Norton County Hospital has a part-time or PRN career opportunity for an Occupational Therapist in our Rehabilitation Department. Applicant must be a graduated of an accredited Occupational Therapy program and have current or obtain Kansas licensure prior to start date. This position will have varying hours Monday through Friday, with no weekends or holidays. Qualified applicant should be able to work in a busy, up-tempo environment with a mix of inpatient and outpatient evaluations and treatments. ThisNorton County Hospital
HUSKY HOGS, LLC in Long Island, Ks is looking for a full-time outside Maintenance Technician to work in their large swine facility. Experience must include welding, plumbing and basic electrical. Candidate must be self-motivated and a team player. We offer excellent benefits, including health insurance, sign-on bonus, safety and production bonus. Must pass pre-employment drug screening and background check. Please call 785-854-7666.Husky Hogs LLC
GUARDIAN HOME HEALTH is currently hiring for part-time in home care positions – CNA/Home Health Aide, RN/LPN, Physical and Occupational Therapy position in Norton County as well as other counties in Northwest Kansas. Details can be viewed here.Guardian Home Health LLC
Norton County Hospital has a full-time career opportunity in our admissions area of the business office for a Patient Registration & Admissions. This position is 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday. Primary responsibilities include registering patients, insurance verification, point of service payment estimation and collection, providing and explaining forms to patients, answering any patient questions, and helping patients feel comfortable when waiting to see the physician or other ancillaryNorton County Hospital
DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES OF NORTHWEST KANSAS (DSNWK) is hiring a full-time Personal Assistant at the Frontier Development Center in Norton. This position will work the day shift. Must be dependable, caring and willing to work with those with disabilities. Submit applications and see benefits at www.dsnwk.org. Call Laquita at 785-877-5154 for more information.Developmental Services of NWKS
GARRETT'S PLUMBING, HEATING and ELECTRIC is looking for a motivated worker with experience in plumbing and/or electric work. Apply within at 112 N Norton Ave, Norton, KS 67654 or call (785) 877-3442Garrett Plumbing, Heating & Electric Company
NEW AGE INDUSTRIAL CORPORATION is looking for Production Employees for first and second shift. Experience preferred, but will train those with the right aptitude in industrial production work. Specifically need to have knowledge of math and ability to calculate various measurements. We offer a competitive wage with excellent benefits. Applications are available at our office on East Hwy 36, or on-line at www.newageindustrial.com. EOENew Age Industrial Corporation, Inc.
The Norton Correctional Facility is recruiting for 2 positions:Who can apply: Applicants who meet the minimum requirements Classified/Unclassified Service: Unclassified ServiceFull-Time/Part-Time: Full-TimeRegular/Temporary: RegularWork Schedule: 7:30am to 4:00pmEligible to Receive Benefits: YesVeterans' Preference Eligible: YesCompensation: $36,000 to $48,000 * Salary can vary depending upon education, experience, or qualifications.Employment Benefits:Comprehensive medical, mental, dental, vision, andNorton Correctional Facility
Rehabilitation Patient Access Representative—Full Time Norton County Hospital has a full-time opportunity for a Patient Access Representative in our Physical Therapy department. Duties include scheduling and registering patients, collecting accurate insurance information, collecting co-pays and other payments, maintaining patient charts and related paperwork, preparing exam rooms and patient areas, and direct customer service with patients and community. This position is scheduled 40 hours a week MondayNorton County Hospital
NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL has a full-time career opportunity for an RN to join our healthcare team. This position is 12-hour night shifts, with rotating weekends and holiday schedule. This position will work with acute, skilled and intermediate levels of patient care as well as in labor and delivery. NCH offers competitive salaries with benefit package including Paid Time Off, BCBS health insurance, and KPERS retirement, life insurance, and disability.Applications can be picked up at the Hospital AdmissionsNorton County Hospital
NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL has PRN positions available for RNs and CNAs to join our healthcare team. The PRN assignments would be a variety of 12-hour nursing shifts. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a progressive, rural hospital.Applications can be picked up at the Hospital Admissions Desk, requested by email from email@example.com, or printed from our website’s Employment Opportunities page at www.ntcohosp.com. Please return to Human Resources or Sonya Cap, Director of Nursing, Norton CountyNorton County Hospital
USD 211 has an opening for a Secretary at Norton Community High School for the 2020-2021 school year. Applications can be picked-up at the District Office, 105 E Waverly, Norton. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. USD 211 is an equal opportunity employer.USD 211 District Office
RMA ENGINEERING is accepting applications for a Senior Civil (Municipal) Engineer located in Norton. Job Functions: Business development and marketing for NW Kansas and SW Nebraska regionVisit clients on regular basis to maintain relationshipsSupervise other technicians as requiredExperience with municipal engineering including water, wastewater, storm water, streets, residential developments, rate studies, funding mechanisms and regulatory agenciesHigh level of communication skills JobRMA Engineering LLC
DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES OF NORTHWEST KANSAS (DSNWK) has openings for a substitute full-time Personal Assistant position at the Frontier Developmental Center in Norton. Hours worked as needed and available. Submit applications and see benefits at www.dsnwk.org. Call (785) 877-5154 for details.Developmental Services of NWKS
Three temporary summer positions are open in the Twin Creeks Extension District. This is temporary help for the summer, 40 hours per week in our three offices: Norton, Oberlin and Hill City. These are support positions to the Extension Agents in these three communities. Duties will include clerical support, award procurement, filing and organization for county fairs. Please apply at your local Twin Creeks District Office: Norton - (785) 877-5755Oberlin - (785) 475-8121Hill City - (785) 421-3411ApplicationK-State Research & Extension - Twin Creeks Extension District
Norton County Hospital has a PRN or part time career opportunity for an experienced Scrub Tech position. Applicant must be either a RN, LPN or Scrub Technologist with two years of experience working in surgery preferred. Part Time position may qualify for some benefits depending on hours scheduled. Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to pre-operative cleaning of surgery equipment, preparing sterile equipment and supplies, assists surgeon with prepping patient, post-op dressings andNorton County Hospital
Ultrasound Technologist – Full Time Norton County Hospital has a full-time career opportunity for an Ultrasound Technologist. Candidate must be ARDMS registered or eligible for registry. New graduates welcome to apply. Prefer strong OB/GYN sonography abilities, as well as RVT and RDCS registered or eligible for registry. Great opportunity to work in the Radiology department which offers general radiology, CT, ultrasound and mammography. Benefit package includes Paid Time Off, BCBS health insurance,Norton County Hospital
Sept. 2017: TRAVELING KANSAS is a local production from Smoky Hills Public Television that highlights communities, people and attractions across the state. This episode explores the past and present with a spotlight on the restoration of several historic buildings in Norton and the economic development efforts throughout the county.
NORTON COUNTY MAGAZINE (Est. 2011) Covering the people, life, history and commerce of Norton County! The Magazine is published quarterly. Thanks to great sponsors, the Norton County Magazine is free to Norton County residents in zip codes 67622, 67645, 67653 and 67654 as well as nearby community 67647. If you live in these zip code areas and are not receiving your issue, let us know. To subscribe, send your name, mailing address and email address to Norton County Magazine, PO Box 163, Norton, KS 67654 with your check made payable to Frontier Community Foundation. The rate is $24 per year for 4 issues. Carolyn Applegate, Editor. Contact Information: (785) 877-3968
17th Annual Norton Chamber Car Show DETAILS HERE
Norton County Community Foundation Awards $6,788 in June Grant Cycle PRESS RELEASE
Nex-Tech Update of its Continuous Learning Initiative. PRESS RELEASE
Norton County Community Foundation Awards $12,500 in April through the Emergency Grant Funding Program PRESS RELEASE
Norton Christian Church Launches Volunteer Delivery Program SEE PRESS RELEASE
Norton County Community Foundation Launches Emergency Grant Funding Program In Response to COVID-19 PRESS RELEASE HERE