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.

United States Kansas Lawrence
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Lobby Attendant - Day Shift**at the following location(s):**LAWRENCE SERVICE (28696) - LAWRENCE, KS**Description:**It's time you worked for someone who will give you the tools to learn, grow and be what you want to be - ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th April
**Job Description:**At Bank of America, we're guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better by connecting clients and communities to the resources they need to be successful. Make a difference where it ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
POSITION SUMMARY: The Client Service Associate enhances the client experience by providing exceptional client service, supporting Branch functions as needed, assisting in safeguarding client assets, and serving as ...
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**681872BR****Job Title:**Best Buy Mobile Sales Consultant**Job Category:**Sales**Location Number:**000837-Lawrence-Store**Job Description:****What does a Best Buy Mobile Sales Consultant do?**Best Buy Sales Consultants ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
What you'll be doing... We want our customers to love the products and overall experience Verizon provides. As a Verizon Retail Sales Representative, or what we like to call a Solution Specialist, you'll help us create ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
What does a Best Buy Merchandising Specialist do? At Best Buy our mission is to leverage the unique talents and passions of our employees to inspire, delight, and enrich the lives of our customers through technology and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
Location Various Locations Career Area Walmart Store Jobs Job Function Walmart Store Jobs Employment Type Full & Part Time Position Type Hourly Requisition 2017005 What you'll do at Stocking, backroom, ...
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Allied Universal
Allied Universal is seeking **Professional Security Officers.** Our Security Officers allow us to contribute to our company's core purpose of providing unparalleled service, systems and solutions to serve, secure and ...
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Are you a night owl? Earn Premium Pay Working Overnights!**at the following location(s):**LAWRENCE-6TH ST (04164) - LAWRENCE, KS**Description:**You don't want to work just anyplace, and you don't want to work just ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th April
The IMPACT Retail Service Merchandiser is responsible for representing Acosta, our clients, and our customers by effectively performing project work including, but not limited to, the proper implementation of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
**Position Summary**AutoZone's Full-Time Shift Supervisors assist the Store Manager with leading company initiatives and ensuring maximum productivity, training high performing AutoZoners in a safe environment, driving ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th April
**Position Summary**AutoZone's Full-Time Senior Retail Sales Associate drives sales through superior customer service by exceeding customer expectations and providing a WOW! Customer Service experience. While assisting ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th April
Are you a night owl? Earn Premium Pay Working Overnights!**at the following location(s):**LAWRENCE SERVICE (28696) - LAWRENCE, KS**Description:**You don't want to work just anyplace, and you don't want to work just ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
Advantage Solutions
**Summary****Retail Project Merchandising Part Time**The foundation of retail is built with strong displays for consumers to easily spot thebrand names and quality products they love. Help increase sales of premium ...
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Location Various Locations Career Area Sam's Club Jobs Job Function Sam's Club Associates Employment Type Full & Part Time Position Type Hourly Requisition 2017006 What you'll do at Stocking, backroom, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
Location Various Locations Career Area Sam's Club Jobs Job Function Sam's Club Associates Employment Type Full & Part Time Position Type Hourly Requisition 2017006 What you'll do at Stocking, backroom, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and ...
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Location Various Locations Career Area Walmart Store Jobs Job Function Walmart Store Jobs Employment Type Full & Part Time Position Type Hourly Requisition 2017007 What you'll do at Do you enjoy helping ...
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U.S. Bank is seeking a Trust Associate to support the Wealth Management Department. They will build and deepen relationships with existing and new clients and help them meet their Community Personal Trust needs and will ...
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