Jobs in Lawrence, Kansas, United States

Lawrence is one of the largest cities in the state of Kansas. It is Located between Wakarusa and Kansas Rivers. Topeka, the capital of Kansas, is only 20 minutes away as well. Similarly, the Kansas City is only 30 minutes to the west.

Rightfully regarded as a College Town, the city is home to Haskell Indian Nations University, University of Kansas and many other educational institutes. The city has a mixture of small city environment, bohemia and academic touch to offer.

The city is also rich in history and is teeming with music, sports, arts and culture and all sorts of oddities and charms. City streets are lined with live music venues, coffee shops, book stores, bistros, restaurants and boutiques. The city has many unique characteristics which attract people to live, learn or simply visit Lawrence.

City with Highest Job Growth

Lawrence was experienced highest job growth rate in 2014 of any metro area in the country. Even today, the job market is pretty stable despite the fact that job growth in rest of the Kansas is pretty sluggish.

There are hundreds of small businesses in the city which are mainly responsible for the creation of thousands of jobs for the city residents. Companies in Lawrence are standing on stable grounds and expanding. Therefore, more jobs are likely to be created in next few years.

A College Town

There are numerous schools, colleges and universities in Lawrence such as Haskell Indian Nations University and University of Kansas.  Incidentally, they are also the top employers in the city as well. In fact, the University of Kansas has almost 10,000 employees.

Similarly, there are more than 2,000 employees in Lawrence Public Schools. The education sector in Lawrence is constantly expanding and there is growing need of more educational professionals in the city.

A Strong Tourism Industry

People all over the world come to visit Lawrence for its unique characteristics and environment. There are numerous attractions and places in the city which are hard to miss.

For instance, the University of Kansas has a beautiful Campus which also incorporates an exciting Museum with the name of Museum of Natural History. The streets are always abuzz with students, visiting parents and tourists. As are result, an increasing number of people are investing in Lawrence tourism industry, bringing more jobs to the area.

Other Notable Employers

Other major employers in the city include General Dynamics, Hallmark Cards Inc., Lawrence Memorial Hospital, the World Company and Baker University etc.

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Part-timeI need a senior care provider. Important - experience with managing and administering medication is required. Please be willing to do light housekeeping. Looking for a caring and compassionate companion.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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Part-timeSummary Part Time Event Specialist . Are you outgoing and enjoy interacting with people? If promoting brand awareness through product demonstration sounds appealing, then Advantage Solutions’ Part Time ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
We need a babysitter to take care of 2 children in Lawrence. About the family: My children love the outdoors, taking walks, sledding and just playing around the house. I currently work the weekends and the children have ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
We need a nanny to take care of 1 child in Lawrence. A car is not provided - please have your own.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 9th February
We need a nanny to take care of 2 children in Lawrence. Animal lovers please apply (we have pets)! It is important to us that you have your own car.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 9th February
We are looking for a great nanny for 3 children in Lawrence. We would prefer someone who could help out with light housekeeping. We would prefer a nanny who has their own car.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 9th February
Part-timeLawrence family needs a part-time nanny. Must love kids! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. Please be comfortable with pets. Duties include pickups and drop-offs. Care is for a 7-month-old and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Part-timeLooking for a part-time for school year and > 20 hours per week in summer caregiver for our Youth family member with Autism, Must love swimming, playing video games or be willing to learn, and assist with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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 15th February
We need a babysitter for our 2 children in Lawrence. And we're looking now! Duties include pickups and drop-offs. It is important to us that you have your own car.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 9th February
Part-timeLawrence family needs a part-time pet sitter for 1 dog. Must love animals! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
Description: Target is one of the world's most recognized brands and one of America's leading retailers. Nothing is more iconic about Target than our fashion. As an Apparel and Accessories team member, your eye for ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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Looking for a wonderful nanny to take care of our two girls. Must have previous nanny experience with toddlers and comfortable with our Lab, Cedric. Duties will include girls laundry, organization, developmental ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Very little Australian Shepherd, needs walked about 30-45 minutes.. 1 Dog. Services Needed: Walker.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 9th February
This position is part time! What does that mean? Flexibility, balance, control! Are you interested in pursuing a new, exciting career but cannot commit full time? AT&T understands! Our part-time careers allow you ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Lawrence family needs a full-time nanny. Must love kids! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. We would prefer someone who could help out with light housekeeping. Please be comfortable with pets. We ask that ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Lawrence family needs a full-time nanny. Must love kids! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. Some light tidying up would be part of our caregiver's responsibilities. Please be comfortable with pets. You'll ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
We are looking for an occasional sitter for our two boys (ages 7 and 3). It might be on weekend nights so we can have a date night or it may require picking the boys up from the daycare/after school program and watching ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Looking for someone who is experienced with young infants to take care of my 3-month-old and 8-year-old, 6-10 hours per week. This semester, Thursday evenings 5:30-9 p.m. and a few Saturday mornings, 9-12:30. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Lawrence family needs a pet sitter for 1 dog. Must love animals! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February