Jobs in Garden City, Kansas, United States

Garden City is a city in Finney County, Kansas with a population of over 27,000. The Fulton brothers – William D. Fulton and James R. Fulton founded Garden City in 1878. The city lies in the centre of the fertile Arkansas River valley and hence agriculture, livestock farming and food processing form a large part of its economy.

Garden City Public Schools is the school district that serves Garden City. It operates 11 elementary schools, 2 middle schools, 2 intermediate schools, a high schools and an early childhood school. Garden City Community College caters to over 2,000 students and offers undergraduate courses.

Garden City has a lot to offer in the way of points of interest. The city houses the Big Pool – the world’s largest hand dug swimming pool, offering amenities such as slides, separate children’s area and a lap pool. Lee Richardson Zoo is the largest of its kind in the region and boasts a rich collection of fauna, especially exotic birds. Other city attractions include Parrot Cove Indoor Waterpark, Buffalo Dunes Golf Course, Finney County Historical Museum, Garden City Arts, Sandsage Bison Range and Finney County Public Library.

U.S. Route 50, U.S. Route 400 and several other major highways intersect around Garden City, connecting it to neighbouring cities. The city also boasts three major railway lines and an Amtrak station. Garden City has impressive bus services with Finney County Transit handling local routes, and BeeLine Express operating buses to Wichita and Pueblo, Colorado. The city has its own airport – the Garden City Regional Airport that has American Eagle flights to Dallas-Fort Worth. The closest international airport is Denver International Airport, located 300 miles from Garden City.

Job Opportunities in Garden City, Kansas

Garden City, Kansas has an agrarian economy. The city has extensive irrigated agricultural areas that boast a significant yield of cereals, vegetables and livestock. Manufacturing is Garden City’s top trade and the city boasts several food processing and meat packaging industries, besides machine shops and brick and tile factories.

Other major sectors of employment in the city are retail, healthcare, education, and hospitality and food services. Tyson Foods is the top employer in the city with around 2,200 active employees. Other major employers include Unified School District 457, Cheyenne Drilling, St. Catherine Hospital, Garden City Community College, Walmart and Finney County.

The Finney County Economic Development Corporation (FCEDC) actively supports entrepreneurs and new businesses in the region and assists them in key areas such as business promotion, financial and legal aid, technical assistance and business development.  It also assists existing businesses in their growth and expansion plans.

Garden City has an out and out suburban feel to it, while boasting big city amenities. The city is great for families, has good housing options and decent schools, and is generally a safe place to live in.  However, most importantly, it offers great job and entrepreneurship opportunities, especially in the food processing industry. Besides, the largely diverse community, good nightlife and excellent recreational options make Garden City an excellent place to live, work and play.

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PLEASE NOTE: Your application will be considered for all positions within this store. Some positions may not be available in all locations.Assistant Store Manager – will support the Store Manager in all facets of ...
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Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
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job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
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