Jobs in Leavenworth, Kansas, United States

Leavenworth is a city in Leavenworth County, Kansas with a current population of over 36,000. The city’s name is a tribute to Colonel Henry Leavenworth. Leavenworth was founded in 1854 and became an incorporated city the next year. It was the first city to be incorporated into the state, and hence, it is also popularly known as the “The First City in Kansas”. Wagga Wagga in New South Wales, Australia and Ōmihachiman in Shiga Prefecture, Japan are two sister cities of Leavenworth.

Two school districts – Fort Leavenworth USD 207 and Leavenworth USD 453 serve the city of Leavenworth and operate seven elementary schools, two middle/junior high schools and a high school in the city. Besides, Leavenworth also houses three private schools. The University of Saint Mary and Kansas City Kansas Community College are two institutions of higher education located within the confines of the city.

The Leavenworth Parks and Recreation Department maintains over 400 acres of pristine land in over 25 parks and recreational facilities in the city. These parks offer numerous amenities such as outdoor aquatics, basketball, volleyball and tennis courts, baseball and softball diamonds, off-leash dog parks, picnic shelters and scenic trails.

Major points of interest in Leavenworth include Fort Leavenworth Army Installation, Leavenworth Farmers Market, C.W. Parker Carousel Museum, Buffalo Soldier Memorial Park, Queen’s Pantry Teas, Leavenworth Antique Mall, Richard Allen Cultural Center and Harvey House Museum. The nearest major airport is Kansas City International Airport, located 17 miles from the centre of Leavenworth.

Job Opportunities in Leavenworth, Kansas

The top sectors for employment in Leavenworth, Kansas are healthcare, public administration, retail, education, and hospitality and food services. Fort Leavenworth is the biggest employer in the city with over 4,000 employees in active service. Other major employers are Leavenworth USD 453, Dwight D. Eisenhower Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Northrop Grumman, Central Plains Consolidated Accounts, Cubic Defense Applications Group, Leavenworth Federal Penitentiary, Leavenworth County, Walmart Supercenter and Hallmark Cards.

Leavenworth is an excellent place for entrepreneurs as well. It boasts a centralized location within 20 miles from a major international airport. The city has a highly skilled workforce and the local administration has forged strategic partnerships with business bodies such as Grow Leavenworth County, Leavenworth Lansing Area Chamber of Commerce, Leavenworth County Development Corporation, Leavenworth Main Street and Kansas Business Center. The City of Leavenworth also provides assistance to businesses regarding building and facility inspections, Land Disturbance Permits, Mechanical licensing and permits, business licences, rental registration, etc.

Great housing options, excellent nightlife, eclectic weather and a diverse and family-friendly community make Leavenworth a perfect place to live and work.

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Part-timeSeeking care for my father in his 90s. Services needed: meal preparation, transportation, light housekeeping, errands / shopping. Looking for someone with 5+ years of experience caring for seniors. A little ...
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Processor Operator new Add to Favorites
Weyerhaeuser’s Longview Timberlands operation, based out of Castle Rock, WA, has an opening for a Processor Operator. We are seeking individuals who desire to work safely in a market-focused logging ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
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 ...
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Rx Delivery Driver new Add to Favorites
Part-timeAs a Delivery Driver for CVS Pharmacy, you will work in an exciting and fast-paced environment. You will collaborate with the pharmacy, patients, and nursing homes to ensure that all deliveries/pick-ups are ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
Crew - Service new Add to Favorites
We have a part time/full time opening for a Crew - Dayside & Night sideService. We are seeking people with great customer service skills who will make our customers a priority. Must be able to work varying shift(s) ...
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Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,000 retail locations in 44 states, 15 distribution centers and 130,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Gluten free Kids The youngest stays at home all day besides Tuesday playgroup down the street from 10:15-11. Older kids go to school on post. Additional needs include pick up / drop off, meal prep, having a reliable ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
ISN Corporation
Location: Remote Candidates for experienced investigator roles: (1) are current investigators trained to the National Training Standard (NTS); (2) have experience conducting Federal Background Investigations; and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th 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 19th February
We are looking for a wonderful caretaker for our 3 kids! We have a 3-year-old and twins that are 5 months old. I work from home, so looking for someone to take care of the kids while I am working. April and May would be ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
ISN Corporation
Job DescriptionLocation: Remote Candidates for experienced investigator roles: (1) are current investigators trained to the National Training Standard (NTS); (2) have experience conducting Federal Background ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Overview Join our ATMP team responsible for maintaining the operational status of the Army’s critical TADSS platforms. These systems include JLCCTC, IEWTPT, TGS, TCDCGS-T, GFT, CBCSE, LVC-IA, MRF, SMART-T, and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
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United Way
The United Way of Leavenworth County Kansas, seeks an energetic leader with significant executive level experience with a United Way, nonprofit organization, or volunteer leadership experience in the nonprofit sector. ...
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Starbucks Corporation
Now Brewing - Future Leaders! #tobeapartner As a District Manager you enjoy the journey of developing extraordinary Store Managers, creating great customer experiences, impacting growth across Starbucks stores and being ...
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ngc
Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the ...
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Navy Federal Credit Union
Employee Perks Why You Will Love Being Part of the Navy Federal Team: *Competitive compensation with opportunities for annual raises, promotions, and bonus potential*Best-in-Class Benefits! (7% 401k match / Pension plan ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
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US Department of Veterans Affairs
$19.85 - $25.93 an hourPart-timeDuties Summary These positions are located in the Facilities Management Services at the VISN 15, VA Eastern Kansas Health Care System. There are three (3) vacancies in Leavenworth, KS, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
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University of Saint Mary
The University of St. Mary is seeking a full time team player to join our Environmental Services department. Qualified applicant will receive excellent benefits, working in a university atmosphere. Floor care experience ...
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Zeck Ford
At Zeck Ford, we strive to make every customer a customer for life. Happy employees make happy customers, and we reward individuals who are ready to work hard and stay motivated. Every employee at Zeck Ford is ...
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nFocus Solutions
Company OverviewnFocus Solutions is dedicated to the development of innovative technologies and intelligent business solutions for the public sector. We are a leading provider of applications, services and technologies ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th February